John Cody is a veteran reporter for Newsradio 780.
former day care center worker says ten year behind bars has been tough, especially on her kids, reports WBBM’s John Cody.
Cook County is laying out $14.5 million for a 400 acre horse farm, it’s largest land purchase in almost a half century.
A former journalist has mounted a one-woman crusade, encouraging employers to view Dyslexic applicants as an opportunity instead of a problem.
The next people inside the Joliet Prison may have to pay for the privilege, reports WBBM’s John Cody.
As the soil warms up, the hopeful are emerging from winter burrows and digging up gardens provided in ever-increasing numbers by their communities
Union Pacific rules require trains operated by UP to stop when there are extreme winds. Without the gauges, trains have to stop whenever there are powerful winds anywhere in the greater Chicagoland area, not just along a specific line.
West suburban police are learning how to handle coyotes peacefully, though not quietly.
Chicago’s police superintendent speaking before a dozen illegal weapons says concealed carry may boost the number of guns on the street.
With a long, harsh winter finally over, residents in downstate Washington have resumed the rebuilding process in earnest, nearly five months after the town was devastated by a tornado.
- The issue of a football union at Northwestern University is far from settled, even though first round went to the players.
As Urban Prep students changed red ties for red and gold striped ties, the Mayor of Chicago said he hopes others catch the four year college idea.
A pair of pals say their pets are going to be the first winners as they cash in a $4 million willing instant lottery ticket.
A prominent veterinary clinic has suggested dog owners keep a close eye on their pets, and get them vaccinated against a weather-related disease that’s moving into Chicago.
Pillows at the Harold Washington Library Center cushion the display of two books donated by Queen Victoria, who sparked British contributions to Chicago’s first free public library.
As construction crews work to build the first western access road to O’Hare International Airport, DuPage County has been letting businesses know 127 square miles of “untapped potential” is available for development on the highway corridor.
Landmarks Illinois has scoured the state for structures that need help fending off the bulldozer of progress, reports WBBM’s John Cody.
The Governor’s transportation task force is calling for a single board to oversee the whole Chicagoland area transit system, reports WBBM’s John Cody.
Schaumburg Police Sgt. John Nebel said this was unusually brazen for a pair of burglars who’d normally avoid human contact.
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has lit into BP for the oil leak into Lake Michigan, where cleanup efforts continue.
Black bears have caught a break in Springfield, along with gray wolves and mountain lions.