Cardinal George Meets With Music Director Fired After Revealing Same-Sex Marriage PlansFrancis Cardinal George and a suburban music director met Tuesday and they talked about the director's decision to marry another man.
Cardinal To Meet With Choir Director Fired For Same-Sex Marriage PlansColin Collette was a popular and respected music director at Holy Family Church in suburban Inverness. But his announcement of same-sex marriage on social media went against church teachings, and he was fired.
Parishioners Come Out In Support Of Fired Music DirectorChurch members, supporters, and critics gathered in the northwest suburbs Wednesday night to discuss the parish music director—fired over plans to marry his same sex partner.
Music Director At Suburban Catholic Church Fired After Same-Sex EngagementSome parishioners at a north suburban Roman Catholic church are upset with the archdiocese - for the firing of the parish music director after he got engaged to his male partner.
Fire Guts Home In InvernessA fire caused well over a $1 million in damage to a home in Inverness Tuesday night, and two of the more than 100 responding firefighters had to be treated for heat exhaustion.
Wife Charged With Arranging Husband's 1979 MurderThe wife of a commodities broker gunned down in 1979 inside his upscale northwest suburban home has been charged with arranging his murder—a killing Cook County authorities contend was prompted by a failing marriage.
Two Hurt When School Bus, SUV Collide In InvernessThe driver of an SUV suffered "very serious" injuries and a school bus driver also was hospitalized on Thursday, after their vehicles were involved in an ugly wreck in northwest suburban Inverness.
Lake Zurich Teacher Charged With Sex AbuseA Lake Zurich High School drama teacher has been arrested and charged with aggravated criminal sexual abuse.