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Winnetka Police Make 2 DUI Arrests

Winnetka Police Make 2 DUI Arrests

A village sign and barricade were also stolen.
Residents Invited to Tours, Presentations of Proposed New Trier Building Project

Residents Invited to Tours, Presentations of Proposed New Trier Building Project

There are four dates set for the information sessions in September and October.
Northfield Obituary: Andrea Marini, 87

Northfield Obituary: Andrea Marini, 87

Visitation and a funeral will be held Wednesday.

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Residents Invited to Tours, Presentations of Proposed New Trier Building Project

Residents Invited to Tours, Presentations of Proposed New Trier Building Project

There are four dates set for the information sessions in September and October.
Winnetka Police Make 2 DUI Arrests

Winnetka Police Make 2 DUI Arrests

A village sign and barricade were also stolen.
Northfield Obituary: Andrea Marini, 87

Northfield Obituary: Andrea Marini, 87

Visitation and a funeral will be held Wednesday.
Man Killed While Changing Tire, Lake Forest Named Area's Best High School

Man Killed While Changing Tire, Lake Forest Named Area's Best High School

Also, Illinois' wealthiest town is named and three men are arrested for stealing 400 iPads from a school.
Frank Lloyd Wright Home, Former Smashing Pumpkins Drummer's Mansion on Market

Frank Lloyd Wright Home, Former Smashing Pumpkins Drummer's Mansion on Market

A roundup of recent real estate stories from Chicago-area Patch sites.
The 16 Best Public High Schools in Illinois, as Ranked by Newsweek

The 16 Best Public High Schools in Illinois, as Ranked by Newsweek

If you don’t think 16 is good enough, don’t worry, because one Illinois high school ranked No. 3 overall in the country!
Glenview Man Charged in Northfield Knife Attack

Glenview Man Charged in Northfield Knife Attack

The incident happened behind Stormy’s Tavern.
Pullman Cars Back on the Rails Between Chicago and Wisconsin

Pullman Cars Back on the Rails Between Chicago and Wisconsin

For a limited time you can step back in time and experience mid-20th century Pullman railcar travel in a restored Pullman car.
NorthShore, Advocate Hospital Systems to Merge

NorthShore, Advocate Hospital Systems to Merge

The new Advocate NorthShore system would be one of the largest in the country.
Girls Gone Wild for a Place to Sleep, Some Tacos and a Guy's Car: OMGPD

Girls Gone Wild for a Place to Sleep, Some Tacos and a Guy's Car: OMGPD

Swatting a YouTube celeb, communion juice thievery and a punch-drunk flirter this week in the annals of Chicagoland crime-n-shame.
Your House Could've Been a Meth Lab If ...

Your House Could've Been a Meth Lab If ...

It smells of urine, the windows are covered in paint and the yard has brown spots. Check the national register of meth labs before you buy.
Patch Poll: What Do You Think of the 'New War on Terror' as the U.S. Commits to Going After ISIL?

Patch Poll: What Do You Think of the 'New War on Terror' as the U.S. Commits to Going After ISIL?

President Obama commits the nation to military action in the Middle East to "degrade and ultimately destroy" ISIL. Where do you stand?
Which North Shore Town is the Wealthiest in IL?

Which North Shore Town is the Wealthiest in IL?

Business Insider compiled a list of the wealthiest community in each state. Can you guess what Illinois’ is?
Road Closures in Wilmette, Winnetka and Kenilworth Sunday for Triathlon

Road Closures in Wilmette, Winnetka and Kenilworth Sunday for Triathlon

The swimming, biking and running portions of the race will prompt different closures. Here are the details.
Flags Planted on Winnetka Green for 9/11 Remembrance

Flags Planted on Winnetka Green for 9/11 Remembrance

The event has become an annual tradition in the village.
Solar Storm: Internet May Flare Up, But So May Northern Lights (Video)

Solar Storm: Internet May Flare Up, But So May Northern Lights (Video)

A major solar flare launched off the Sun Wednesday, potentially unleashing a geomagnetic storm that could interrupt communications.
Frank Lloyd Wright Home in Need of Some TLC Listed at Under $1M

Frank Lloyd Wright Home in Need of Some TLC Listed at Under $1M

The Highland Park home is on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places.
Pat Quinn and Bruce Rauner Jab and Jabber at Tribune Editorial Board Session

Pat Quinn and Bruce Rauner Jab and Jabber at Tribune Editorial Board Session

The governor candidates sit side by side for first time. We learn one is as corrupt as Rod Blagojevich and the other profits off misery.
Lexus Stolen from Elm St. Driveway

Lexus Stolen from Elm St. Driveway

In a separate incident, someone tried to break into a home on Willow Road.