Updated At: 5:30 on 10/20/2010The president of the Chicago Fraternal Order of Police Wednesday lashed out at Police Superintendent Jody Weis for his handling of an alleged case of police brutality.Mark Donahue is the police union's president.
Like most kids from West suburban Glen Ellyn, Michelle Dietzler didn't really know what she wanted to do when she grew up. In college, she changed her major from Large Animal Veterinarian to Journalism.
Santiago Calatrava, 2006 (photo by Lee Bey) The final chapter of the proposed Chicago Spire, that spectacular hard-luck beauty designed by Santiago Calatrava, might very well have been written this week with news that a bank has begun $77 million foreclosure proceedings on the unfinish
A Pentecostal leader with controversial views about homosexuality is jumping into Chicago’s mayoral race. Rev. Wilfredo De Jesús, senior pastor of New Life Covenant Church in Humboldt Park, is planning to announce his candidacy Thursday at the park’s boathouse.
A federal prison in downstate Illinois is scheduled to release an Oak Park and River Forest High School alumnus today. Carlos Alberto Torres once topped the FBI's Most Wanted list. After his 1980 arrest in Evanston, prosecutors called Torres a terrorist.