| Oct 21, 2011
| 12:47 PM
Martina Maina happened to listen to talk radio in her car last week on her way to lunch, two things she rarely does.
The founder, hair designer and make-up artist at TBirds Hair and Nail Salon in Burbank is usually so busy she skips lunch and said she...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 7:14 PM
Martina Maina happened to listen to talk radio in her car a few weeks ago on her way to lunch, two things she rarely does.
The founder, hair designer and make-up artist at TBirds Hair and Nail Salon in Burbank is usually so busy she skips lunch —...
| Jun 24, 2011
| 5:11 PM
200 block of North Pass Avenue
Lidiam Gonzalez was arrested June 18 for allegedly trying to cash a fraudulent check at Bank of America. The 25-year old from Panorama City allegedly lied about her identity to officers and her check was found to be an...
| Nov 11, 2011
| 4:51 PM
The truth is finally out. There are checking account fees in bank accounts that are exorbitant.
The banks took advantage of the investors’ lackadaisical attitude. This doesn’t only apply to checking accounts, but also to mutual funds, bond...
| May 28, 2011
BURBANK — In the hour-plus he spent signing autographs and greeting fans, Matt Kemp didn't stop smiling and laughing.
Although the Los Angeles Dodgers player had a rare off-day Thursday, Kemp, the team's starting centerfielder, took time away...
| Dec 13, 2013
Real estate developer Larry Freed fell on hard times in 2009 during the worst recession in decades, as he was trying to develop the high-profile Block 37 shopping mall in the Loop.
The project's lead lender sued to foreclose on the mall, saying Freed'...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 8:51 PM
Illinois taxpayers saw the first fruits of a massive government worker pension overhaul Thursday, saving $20 million because the new law helped lower the cost of borrowing money for roads, schools and public works projects, officials said.
| Dec 12, 2013
A mega-restaurant and banquet facility on West Main Street has been the first of several redevelopment projects proposed in downtown Lake Zurich.
The old Bank of America building at 35 W. Main Street is expected to be converted to a dining facility with...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 6:19 AM
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Express.com: Up to 70% off + save $15 off $30 orders (Expiring December 11)
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PC Mall: Save up to $699 on...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 3:18 PM
Regarding the deaths of Roger Rodas and actor Paul Walker in a car crash Nov. 30: It is with a heavy heart and much sadness I mourn the death of Roger Rodas, a former student and friend. When Roger was at Hoover he impressed me with his passion for life...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 10:37 AM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Wall Street is chirping about Twitter, which seems to be defying gravity.
Shares are setting record highs in midday trading Tuesday, soaring above $50, despite mixed reviews from analysts.
The cause of investor enthusiasm: Twitter&...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 2:48 PM
Watching true believers in action is always fascinating and often terrifying. Consider the mobilization of the bitcoin faithful every time someone writes an article questioning whether bitcoins really are the greatest advance in currency since Yap...