Daily Herald (Arlington Heights, IL)

The Daily Herald is a daily newspaper both owned and published by Paddock Publications, Inc. First published in 1872, the Daily Herald is headquartered in Arlington Heights, Ill.The third largest newspaper in Illinois, the Daily Herald serves an area of about 1,300 square miles that includes Cook, DuPage, Kane, Lake and McHenry counties. The largest suburban newspaper in the Chicago area, the Daily Herald covers local and national news, as well as neighborhood and community events in the more than 90 communities it serves. Family owned and operated by the Paddocks for four generations, the Daily Herald started expanding in the late 1960s, growing from a weekly paper to five days a week and, finally, daily in 1981. It expanded its coverage area in the late 1980s and since 2000 has experiencd a growth in circulation of almost 20 percent in the suburban Chicago market. In 2010, the Daily Herald received a total of seven awards from the Inland Press Association's national journalism competition. Three of the awards were first place prizes in the areas of community leadership, explanatory journalism in the large-newspaper category (circulation over 75,000), and sports photography. In 2002, reporter Rukmini Callimachi was a finalist for the AP Managing Editors (APME) International Perspective Awards for a story and photographs that told about the lives of area immigrants through their own words. John Lampinen is Senior Vice President/Editor and Daniel E. Baumann is the Publisher.

Articles from April 24, 2012

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10 Years for '81 Murder
Byline: Harry Hitzeman Legal Affairs Writer hhitzeman@dailyherald.com By Harry Hitzeman Legal Affairs Writer hhitzeman@dailyherald.com Two weeks after 20-year-old Cheryl Lynn Hall was found strangled in her Aurora apartment in 1981, her mother,...
11-Year-Old Boy's Death Ruled an Accident
Byline: Eric Peterson and Jessica Cilella epeterson@dailyherald.com jcilella@dailyherald.com There is no evidence Saturday's death of 11-year-old Allan Fernandez was anything more than a tragic accident, Hoffman Estates police said Monday. An...
Accelerating to Insolvency?
Byline: Associated Press WASHINGTON -- Social Security is rushing even faster toward insolvency, driven by retiring baby boomers, a weak economy and politicians' reluctance to take painful action to fix the huge retirement and disability program....
AL Pitching Comparison
AL pitching comparison 2012 TEAM (2011 VS OPP) (LAST 3 STARTS) PITCHERS LINE W-L ERA REC W-L IP ERA W-L IP ERA HWG WHITE SOX Floyd (r) -110 1-2 4.58 1-2 0-1 4.1 10.38 1-2...
AL Standings
AL standings East W L Pct GB New York 10 6 .625 -- Toronto 10 6 .625 -- Baltimore 9 7 .563 1 Tampa Bay 9 7 .563 1 Boston 5 10 .333 4 1/2 Central...
An Arrest with Special Message on DUI
The recent arrest of Grayslake Police Chief Matthew McCutcheon on drunken driving-related charges underscores a disturbing notion. Not just that a top cop would be charged with breaking one of the community's most important laws he's supposed to...
Another Scholten Finds Fame
For nearly 10 years, Conant girls volleyball coach Peggy Scholten has been a member of the Illinois Girls Coaches Association Hall of Fame. This Saturday, she no longer will be the only hall of famer in her household. Peggy's husband Steve is...
A Poignant Tale of Two Families
A poignant tale of two families I found it interesting, ironic and sad, how often the paper reports about people having such opposite experiences. On April 14, your front page highlighted a story about a young homeless family asking for help along...
Apple's Press Good News for Apple Is Bad News for Range of Businesses-Not All of Them Competitors
Byline: Associated Press Associated Press NEW YORK -- Apple is set to report another record quarterly profit today, continuing the relentless string of results that's made it the world's most valuable company. Those profits don't come out of thin...
Autopsy Results 'Inconclusive' in Baby's Death
Byline: Madhu Krishnamurthy and Melissa Silverberg mkrishnamurthy@dailyherald.com msilverberg@dailyherald.com Autopsy results released Monday afternoon are "inconclusive" in the death of a 4-month-old Mount Prospect girl found unresponsive last...
Axelrod Says Much Is at Stake for Young Voters
Byline: Justin Kmitch jkmitch@dailyherald.com David Axelrod is focused on November and the four years that could potentially follow. He hopes young people, however, have their sights set further into the future. Axelrod, the chief campaign strategist...
Barrington's Peter Daniel Store Closing after 28 Years Downtown -BYLN- by Eric Peterson Epeterson@dailyherald.Com
After 39 years in the Northwest suburbs -- the last 28 at the Ice House Mall in Barrington -- the high-end clothing retailer Peter Daniel will be shutting down Saturday. Co-owner Beth Johanson said the sudden and unforeseen decision was triggered...
Barrington to Save $500,000 on Redevelopment
Byline: Eric Peterson epeterson@dailyherald.com If a penny saved is a penny earned, Barrington officials earned about half a million dollars Monday. The village board voted to refinance $4.3 million in bonds it bought in 2007 to pay the costs...
Baseball
Baseball Barrington 5, Hoffman Estates 2 Barrington 001 003 1 --5-11-2 Hoffman Estates 200 000 0 --2-3-1 2B: Bar: Lidge; HE: Hommowun; HR: HE: Bloom. WP: Waliczek LP: Grudzinski. Prospect 5, Buffalo Grove 2 Buffalo Grove 000...
Batavia Head Boys Varsity Basketball Coach Jim Roberts, Who Resigned His Positio
Batavia head boys varsity basketball coach Jim Roberts, who resigned his position Monday after 27 years, impressed a lot of people over that time. Here are only a few of them ... Mike Gaspari, former Batavia football coach and athletic director:...
Batavia's Hall of Famer Roberts Steps Down
Byline: Dave Oberhelman doberhelman@dailyherald.com Batavia High School's sports landscape has lost another titan. Boys head varsity basketball coach Jim Roberts, who compiled a record of 455-267 in 27 years leading the Bulldogs, stepped down...
Biking Trails Are Coming to Carpentersville Park
Byline: Lenore T. Adkins ladkins@dailyherald.com Carpentersville is about to get something that will give it bragging rights across the county: mountain biking trails that also can be used for other purposes. The group has approached the village...
Blazing Bucsa, Carmel Turn Up the Heat at Viator
Byline: Dick Quagliano Daily Herald Correspondent Carmel coach Joe May said that Blake Bucsa was "on fire" with his hitting this year. Bucsa added some heat to the Corsairs' lineup again Monday in Arlington Heights, and Carmel followed his lead...
Bloomingdale Merges 911 Dispatch with Addison, despite Opposition
Byline: Elisabeth Mistretta emistretta@dailyherald.com The Bloomingdale Village Board voted Monday to merge the village's 911 dispatch with Addison, despite some residents' continued opposition. The move will save Bloomingdale $231,000 annually...
Books and Enrichment
Events related to books and events that enrich your mind, such as lectures, classes, book signings, book club events, writers' group events, forums and discussions. Deadline is two weeks before event date. 'Scouting About': Through August, Elk Grove...
Books and Enrichment
Events related to books and events that enrich your mind, such as lectures, classes, book signings, book club events, writers' group events, forums and discussions. Deadline is two weeks before event date. Indian Trails Library Foundation silent...
Books and Enrichment
Events related to books and those that enrich your mind, such as book signings and sales, book clubs and writers' groups, lectures, classes and discussions. Deadline is two weeks before event date. Interviewing Skills Workshop: 1-3 p.m. Tuesday,...
Books and Enrichment Send Items to Nbrcalendar@dailyherald.Com
Events related to books and events that enrich your mind, such as lectures, classes, book signings, book club events, writers' group events, forums and discussions. Deadline is two weeks before event date. 'Scouting About': Through August, Elk Grove...
Boy's Death Ruled an Accident
Byline: Eric Peterson and Jessica Cilella epeterson@dailyherald.com jcilella@dailyherald.com By Eric Peterson and Jessica Cilella epeterson@dailyherald.com jcilella@dailyherald.com There is no evidence Saturday's death of 11-year-old Allan Fernandez...
Burlington Central Blasts Hampshire
Byline: Jerry Fitzpatrick jfitzpatrick@dailyherald.com The Burlington Central baseball team unleashed it's best offensive performance of the season in a 15-8 nonconference victory over rival Hampshire on Rocket Hill Monday. The Rockets took advantage...
Cary-Grove Gets Key FVC Win over PR
Byline: Dave Hess Daily Herald Correspondent Lisa Semro provided the offensive fire works while Lindsay Efflandt was outstanding in the pitchers circle. That was the scenario as Cary-Grove posted a crucial 3-0 win over Prairie Ridge in Fox Valley...
Chuck Colson and the Freedom He Found in Prison
Charles W. Colson -- who spent seven months in prison for Watergate-era offenses and became one of the most influential social reformers of the 20th century -- was the most thoroughly converted person I've ever known. Following Chuck's recent death,...
Conservatives Are Better at Giving
Conservatives are better at giving As President Obama harps on greedy "millionaires and billionaires," one should look at who the generous people in this country are. Arthur Brooks, professor of sociology at Syracuse University, noted in his book,...
Controversial Funding Discussed at Summit on Transportation
Byline: Marni Pyke mpyke@dailyherald.com A staggering $333 billion to maintain and repair roads and transit over the next 30 years. A public weary (and wary) of increases in taxes or fares. A region competing for the limited revenues. What to...
Controversial Funding Ideas Discussed at Transit Summit
Byline: Marni Pyke mpyke@dailyherald.com A staggering $333 billion to maintain and repair roads and transit over the next 30 years. A public weary (and wary) of increases in taxes or fares. A region competing for the limited revenues. What to...
Cops: Teens Who Rafted over Elgin Dam Lucky to Escape Unhurt
Byline: Tara Garca Mathewson tgarciamathewson@dailyherald.com The overwhelming conclusion about two teens who rafted over the Kimball Street dam in Elgin Saturday, at least from an official standpoint, is that they were extremely lucky. And also...
Coyotes' Smith Starts Hawks' Golf Season Early
After Game 5, mechanical difficulties delayed the Blackhawks' return from Phoenix as the club spent several idle hours in the Valley and got a late start to the long trip home. It was as good a metaphor as any yet for the way the Hawks played this...
Cruel and Unusual: A Teen Test Case
In the summer of 1787, just 94 years after the Salem witch trials, as paragons of the Enlightenment such as James Madison, George Washington and Benjamin Franklin deliberated in the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia, a mob pelted and otherwise...
Dee Beaubien Announces Run for 52nd House
Byline: Kimberly Pohl kpohl@dailyherald.com Dee Beaubien believes she has no choice but to run as an independent in the 52nd House District race after David McSweeney's win in the GOP primary last month. In McSweeney, she said, people won't have...
Doering Gets Some 'D'
Byline: John Leusch jleusch@dailyherald.com The Fremd softball team has been concentrating on defense. It certainly seemed to be time well spent after seeing the results of Monday's Mid-Suburban West game at Barrington's Fields of Dreams. ...
Don't Do Away with Singles
Don't do away with singles S2049, proposed legislation that would eliminate the dollar bill in favor of a dollar coin, is a waste of time to debate and bad policy. Look how popular dollar coins have been and this should tell you all you need to...
DuPage County in 60 Seconds
Tracks repairs in Glen Ellyn: The Main Street railroad crossing in downtown Glen Ellyn is closing at 9 a.m. Tuesday for repairs that officials say are needed to maintain peak performance on the Union Pacific Railroad The crossing will remain closed...
DuPage Election Commission Needs Improvement, Report Says
Byline: Robert Sanchez bsanchez@dailyherald.com The commission that organizes, executes and documents all of the elections within DuPage County has failed to get a vote of confidence from a consulting firm the county hired to review the agency....
Dyrda Delivers for Glenbard South
Byline: John Borneman jborneman@dailyherald.com Glenbard South ace Roger Dyrda only needs to hear three words when he starts struggling with his command. "We say, 'Glove to chest,' " Raiders coach Mike Riley said. "Sometimes, he'll fly open with...
Elk Grove Man Who Killed Mom Gets 64-Year Sentence
Byline: Barbara Vitello Legal Affairs Writer bvitello@dailyherald.com -CLMN- Jonathan Wood suffers from schizophrenia. He suffered from it in 2008 when he beat, bound and gagged his 70-year-old mother Marilyn Wood with electrical cords and speaker...
Emery Says He Has Options
The Bears already have addressed several team weaknesses by trading for three-time Pro Bowl wide receiver Brandon Marshall and signing free agents such as guard Chilo Rachal, linebacker Geno Hayes, running back Michael Bush and quarterback Jason Campbell....
European Gloom Sinks U.S. Stocks
Byline: Associated Press Associated Press NEW YORK -- A collection of worrying news out of Europe sent stocks sharply lower on Monday. The Dutch government collapsed Monday, a day after French President Nicolas Sarkozy lost the first round of...
Expectant Moms Invited to Hear Attorney at Library Talk
Byline: Submitted by Lavelle Law, Ltd. The Palatine library will be the site for an upcoming seminar for expectant mothers, providing guidance on issues such as estate planning and child support. The guest speaker at the Thursday, April 26, event...
Fate Smiles on Marmion
Byline: Craig Brueske jlemon@dailyherald.com You know it's going to be a good day for your baseball team when a Your leadoff hitter reaches base five straight times and scores 3 runs. You score runs in every inning. Your first five batters...
Gearing Meshes with Tennessee Tech
Abi Gearing is only a junior at Libertyville High School. But she already knows where she will be playing college soccer in 2013. Gearing, a member of Eclipse Select team, has announced her commitment to join the Tennessee Tech women's program....
Glen Ellyn Makes Buy for Commuter Lot
Byline: Christopher Placek cplacek@dailyherald.com Glen Ellyn will buy a vacant property in the village's downtown to be used for as many as 55 parking spaces for Metra commuters. It's expected to help reduce the demand for parking near the busy...
Grayslake School Board Declines to Expand Air Conditioning Project
Byline: Bob Susnjara bsusnjara@dailyherald.com Citing financial concerns, Grayslake Elementary District 46 board members have declined a consultant's recommendation to seek bids for air conditioning work at three schools in an effort to achieve...
Hendricks, Mustangs Hang On
Byline: Daily Herald report Once Rolling Meadows senior Matt Hendricks got the lead he wasn't going to let it go in Monday's first-place Mid-Suburban East showdown with visiting Elk Grove. A 5-run fourth inning put the Mustangs (13-8, 5-2) ahead...
Hess-4298918
Annabel Danhof Hess Annabel Danhof Hess passed away peacefully at home on Sunday, April 22, 2012. Born in Detroit, Mich. on June 18, 1924, Annabel Hess was valedictorian of her high school class and graduated from Wellesley College in 1945. She then...
High-Flying History
Byline: Krista Coltrin City of West Chicago submission The thunder of a radial engine, the smell of oil mixed with high-octane aviation fuel and the speed and maneuverability of aircraft built to win dogfights are all thrills known to the owners...
Household Hazardous Waste Collection April 28
Byline: Solid Waste Agency of Lake County submission Have you started your spring cleaning? Did you find unwanted hazardous items or chemicals in your garage, shed, basement or home? The Solid Waste Agency of Lake County has a program that accepts...
Hurting Hossa Makes Visit to Hawks' Locker Room
Byline: Mike Spellman mspellman@dailyherald.com Marian Hossa's game jersey hung in his empty locker stall as the last of the Blackhawks players were finishing up their final postgame interviews of the season Monday night. It was a reminder for...
Ignoring Possible Signs of Infidelity Isn't the Answer
Q. I'm married with a child and another on the way. I've seen a couple of emails on my wife's phone related to dating websites, like eHarmony.com. After a little investigation, it appears that there is no way to sign up to receive those emails without...
Injuries Aside, Bulls Look Fine Now
The Bulls hardly knew what to do with themselves Monday, the second of three straight days off. Other than the all-star break, it's their longest layoff of the lockout-shortened season. "It helps a lot," Luol Deng said following practice at the...
Jennifer Hudson Weeps on Stand
Byline: Michael Tarm Associated Press By Michael Tarm Associated Press The trial of the man accused of killing Jennifer Hudson's family opened with the marquee witness, as prosecutors put the actress and singer on the stand Monday for emotional...
Kakareka's No-Hitter Lifts Schaumburg
Byline: Daily Herald report Schaumburg senior Renee Kakareka (3-4) fired a no-hitter with 9 strikeouts as the Saxons softball team posted a 9-0 shutout over visiting Hoffman Estates (3-11-1, 1-6) in the MSL West on Monday. Junior Dana Giannelli...
Kane County Nixes Plan for Ravinia-Sized Venue
Byline: James Fuller jfuller@dailyherald.com The idea to bring a Ravinia-type music venue to the central portion of Kane County was silenced Monday night. But there is still a chance a smaller outdoor concert location may become one of a dozen...
Kirker, Jacobs Top Dundee-Crown for Bauer's 200th
Byline: John Radtke jradtke@dailyherald.com It's been a long road back to the softball field for Jacobs senior Katie Kirker. And while she'll be the first to admit she's not all the way back, each passing day is getting better. Kirker followed...
Lake Zurich's Loomis, 90, Dies
Byline: Mitchell Armentrout marmentrout@dailyherald.com By Mitchell Armentrout marmentrout@dailyherald.com Lake Zurich's Spencer Loomis, a local historian and former schoolteacher and principal, is remembered for all the lives he touched, family...
Man Gets 10 Years for '81 Murder
Byline: Harry Hitzeman Legal Affairs Writer hhitzeman@dailyherald.com -CLMN- Two weeks after 20-year-old Cheryl Lynn Hall was found strangled in her Aurora apartment in 1981, her mother, Garnet Bailey, called up the chief suspect, Hall's acquaintance...
Manka, Pats Outlast Mundelein
Byline: Daily Herald report Daily Herald report Visiting Stevenson got 2 runs in the 11th inning to escape with a 12-10 win over Mundelein on Monday in North Suburban Lake softball. In the 11th, Morgan Manka hit a 2-run homer to right-center...
Man Who Thought He Planted a Bomb in Wrigleyville Pleads Guilty -BYLN- Associated Press
A Chicago man accused of placing a backpack he thought held a bomb near the home of the Chicago Cubs pleaded guilty to weapons charges Monday and could face up to 30 years in federal prison. Sami Samir Hassoun, 24, admitted he took what he thought...
MCC Bands, Chorus to Perform
Byline: Submitted by McHenry County College McHenry County College will host a Jazz Concert at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 25, and an MCC Band and Chorus spring concert at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 29. All concerts will take place in the Luecht Conference...
McGuire Factor Heightens Benet vs. DGN
Byline: Joshua Welge jwelge@dailyherald.com Most games, Maeve McGuire is used to seeing her parents decked out in Benet black, red and white. Today could be an exception to that rule. McGuire's No. 2 Redwings host No. 12 Downers Grove North...
McGuire Powers Benet to Big Win
Byline: Daily Herald Reports Daily Herald Reports Maeve McGuire homered twice, her eighth and ninth of the season, scored 3 runs and drove in 3 and No. 2 Benet rolled past Oswego East 12-1 in six innings Monday. Kendall Duffy was 4-for-4 with 2...
Movie Guide
KEY: Four stars: superior. Three stars: good. Two stars: average. One star: poor. D (drug use), L (language), N (nudity), S (sexual situations, references), V (violence). Ratings by Dann Gire, Daily Herald Film Critic, unless otherwise noted. Picks...
Mt. Prospect Mom 'Very Happy' with Choice of Special Prosecutor -BYLN- by Steve Zalusky Szalusky@dailyherald.Com
The mother of a Mount Prospect man killed eight years ago during an altercation with a relative of former Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley said she was "very happy" with the selection Monday of prominent attorney Dan Webb as a special prosecutor to investigate...
Nazareth, St. Viator Still Share Lead
Byline: Mike Garofola Daily Herald Correspondent A full 90 minutes couldn't separate the East Suburban Catholic Conference girls soccer leaders as St. Viator and Nazareth played to a 1-1 draw in Arlington Heights on Monday afternoon. Nazareth,...
NBA Standings
NBA standings Eastern Conference W L Pct GB y-BULLS 48 16 .750 -- y-Miami 46 18 .719 2 x-Indiana 42 23 .646 6 1/2 y-Boston 37 27 .578 11 x-Atlanta 38 ...
NHL Playoff Glance
NHL playoff glance First round Western Conference x-if necessary Phoenix vs. blackhawks Phoenix wins series 4-2 Thursday, April 12: Phoenix 3, BLACKHAWKS 2, OT Saturday, April 14: BLACKHAWKS 4, Phoenix 3, OT Tuesday, April 17:...
Northwest Suburbs in 60 Seconds
Open tryouts for Boomers: The Schaumburg Boomers will hold their first open tryout on Friday, April 27, at Schaumburg Boomers Stadium, 1999 S. Springinsguth Road. The tryout is free, and registration will begin at 9:30 a.m. for position players...
Notice
Notice To report scores: Coaches, please report all scores to the Daily Herald Lake County office by e-mailing prepsports@dailyherald.com, faxing results to (847) 680-0189, or calling our sports hotline at (847) 573-2765. When faxing results,...
Notice
Notice To report scores: Coaches, please report all scores to the Daily Herald DuPage County office by e-mailing prepsports@dailyherald.com, calling (630) 955-3557, or faxing results to (630) 955-3540. When faxing results, please make sure...
Notice
Notice To report scores: Coaches, please report all scores to the Daily Herald Fox Valley office by e-mailing prepsports dailyherald.com, calling (847) 608-2715, or faxing results to (847) 608-0987. When faxing results, please make sure that...
Notices
Notices To report scores: Coaches, please report all varsity scores to the Daily Herald Tri-Cities office by e-mailing prepsports@dailyherald.com or by faxing the results to (630) 955-3540. If faxing the results, please call to make sure the...
Now What? Where Do Hawks Go from Here?
Byline: mimrem@dailyherald.com The Blackhawks officially slumped into the NHL's middle of mediocrity Monday night when Phoenix eliminated the Hawks from the 2012 playoffs with a 4-0 victory in the United Center. Even at their best, dominating...
Nugent Talks Controversy, Music, Suburban Roots
Ted Nugent critiqued some U.S. Supreme Court justices for acting like "stoned hippies," described the Obama administration as "vile, evil and America-hating," vowed to be "in jail or dead" if Obama is re-elected (resulting in a talking-to from the...
Outsourcing Means TribLocal Layoffs
Byline: Daily Herald Staff Report Daily Herald Staff Report Chicago-based Tribune Co. is eliminating its TribLocal staff and outsourcing the work to Chicago-based content provider Journatic LLC, which will take over production during the next three...
Peavy Spins Shutout as Dunn, Konerko Belt Homers
Starting pitchers often talk about trying to feed off the performance of successful rotation mates, and White Sox right-hander Philip Humber certainly gave Jake Peavy something to chew on. Humber pitched the 21st perfect game in major-league history...
Peter Daniel Store Closing
Byline: Eric Peterson epeterson@dailyherald.com After 39 years in the Northwest suburbs -- the last 28 at the Ice House Mall in Barrington -- the high-end clothing retailer Peter Daniel will be shutting down Saturday. Co-owner Beth Johanson said...
Plate Patience Pays Big Dividends
Yogi Berra was right: In baseball, you don't know nuthin'. All night Monday, Cubs batters went to the plate looking like they wanted to catch the final two periods of the Blackhawks game. It was one first-pitch swing after another against St....
Police Reports
Elgin * Kyle R. Holley, 20, of the 4N600 block of Blue Lake Circle in Campton Hills, appeared in bond court Monday on a felony charge of possession of cocaine and misdemeanor charges of possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of alcohol...
Recent Home and Property Sales Algonquin Cary Elgin Gilberts Huntley Lake in the Hills Oakwood Hills Pingree Grove Sleepy Hollow South Elgin St. Charles
For a full list of property sales, visit www.dailyherald.com. $290,000; 15 Hanson Road, Algonquin, 60102; sold on March 7, 2012, by Home State Bank to Cornerstone Investment Holding. $146,000; 947 Parma Drive, Cary, 60013; sold on March 7, 2012,...
Recent Home and Property Sales Arlington Heights Buffalo Grove Des Plaines Elk Grove Village Mount Prospect Prospect Heights Rolling Meadows Wheeling
For a full list of property sales, visit www.dailyherald.com. $330,000; 22 S. Ridge Ave., Arlington Heights, 60005; Sold on March 21, 2012, by Blake A. Russell to Maribeth Patke. $265,000; 435 S. Reuter Drive, Arlington Heights, 60005; Sold on...
Recent Home and Property Sales Arlington Heights Hoffman Estates Inverness Palatine Rolling Meadows South Barrington
For a full list of property sales, visit www.dailyherald.com. $330,000; 22 S. Ridge Ave., Arlington Heights, 60005; Sold on March 21, 2012, by Blake A. Russell to Maribeth Patke. $265,000; 435 S. Reuter Drive, Arlington Heights, 60005; Sold on...
Recent Home and Property Sales Aurora Batavia Elburn Geneva North Aurora St. Charles
For a full list of property sales, visit www.dailyherald.com. $270,000; 2428 Woodglen Drive, Aurora, 60502; sold on March 7, 2012, by Dennis E. Bernard to Sue Jin Lee and Sun Ja Lee. $258,500; 1265 Estling Court, Aurora, 60502; sold on March...
Recent Home and Property Sales Bartlett Elk Grove Village Hanover Park Hoffman Estates Roselle Schaumburg South Barrington Streamwood
For a full list of property sales, visit www.dailyherald.com. $227,500; 284 Windsor Drive, Bartlett, 60103; Sold on March 7, 2012, by George A. Poulos to Vedant A. Dave and Darshani Desai. $158,000; 1610 Thornbury Road Unit 122 10, Bartlett,...
Relay for Life Steps off at NCC
Byline: Nancy Dunker North Central College By Nancy Dunker North Central College For the ninth year, Naperville's North Central College will host [URL]Relay For Life;http://science.energy.gov/nsb/[/URL], an American Cancer Society event that gives...
Report: Election Panel Needs Help
Byline: Robert Sanchez bsanchez@dailyherald.com By Robert Sanchez bsanchez@dailyherald.com The commission that organizes, executes and documents all of the elections within DuPage County has failed to get a vote of confidence from a consulting firm...
Rockets Wallop Whips
Byline: Jerry Fitzpatrick jfitzpatrick@dailyherald.com The Burlington Central baseball team unleashed it's best offensive performance of the season in a 15-8 nonconference victory over rival Hampshire on Rocket Hill Monday. The Rockets took advantage...
Six Counties in 60 Seconds
Nobel laureates speak: Nobel Peace Prize winners say there are enormous challenges to achieving worldwide peace, but it's not impossible. Former presidents Jimmy Carter, Mikhail Gorbachev of the former Soviet Union, F.W. de Klerk of South Africa...
Sorensen-4298892
I. Ruth Sorensen formerly of Batavia I. Ruth Sorensen, 91, passed away Saturday, April 21, 2012, at Morningside Memory and Nursing home in South Bend, Ind. She was born May 22, 1920, in Racine, Wis., to George and Irene McNamara Spring. She married...
Sports in 60 Seconds
Thunder's Harden has tests: Oklahoma City Thunder forward James Harden underwent tests Monday following his concussion in the previous day's game against the Los Angeles Lakers and will be re-evaluated today. Harden dropped to the ground after taking...
St. Edward's Coughlin Throws No-Hitter
Byline: Daily Herald report St. Edward senior was a walk and an error away from a 6-inning perfect game Monday at the Elgin Sports Complex. As it was, Coughlin finished with a no-hitter and 8 strikeouts as the Green Wave downed Aurora Christian...
Storm Hits East with Rain, Snow
Byline: Associated Press BUFFALO, N.Y. -- A nor'easter packing soaking rain and springtime snow churned up the Northeast on Monday, unleashing a burst of winter, closing some schools and triggering power outages in communities that were basking...
Storyteller Andnewspaperman
For Bill Granger, life was a collection of stories that needed telling. Whether he was writing a thoughtful Sunday magazine piece, penning one of his 28 books, critiquing a new TV show, pounding out a hardscrabble newspaper column on deadline on an...
Support for U-462004-05borders
Byline: Larissa Chinwah lchinwah@dailyherald.com By Larissa Chinwah lchinwah@dailyherald.com A longtime Elgin Area School District U-46 board member defended the school boundaries that are at the crux of a bias lawsuit against the district that...
Surging Panthers Stop Redhawks' Winning Streak at 12
Byline: Joshua Welge jwelge@dailyherald.com As final impressions go, Glenbard North's was pretty emphatic Monday in Naperville. The top-ranked and undefeated Panthers scored 6 runs with two outs in the seventh inning, and Lilly Fecho finished...
'Take Charge of Your Future'
Byline: Justin Kmitch jkmitch@dailyherald.com David Axelrod is focused on November and the four years that could potentially follow. He hopes young people, however, have their sights set further into the future. Axelrod, the chief campaign strategist...
Taxpayers Can Ask Questions:
Taxpayers can ask questions: Blackberry Township Assessor Uwe Rotter presents his Residential Taxpayer Workshop from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday at Blackberry Creek Elementary School, 1122 S. Anderson Road, Elburn. Workshops also will be held May through...