Kirk Says Progress Continues As He Discusses Stroke Rehab With StudentsU.S. Sen. Mark Kirk made a symbolic return to his former Congressional District on the North Shore on Friday, four months after returning to work in Congress.
Great Lakes Naval Station Cancels July 4th CelebrationOngoing federal budget cuts prompted Naval Station Great Lakes in far north suburban Lake County to cancel this year's Independence Day celebration.
Navy Enlistee Charged With Slamming Small Dog Into WallA U.S. Navy 2nd Class Petty Officer and Iraq War veteran from Rogers Park is facing felony animal cruelty charges, after police say he slammed his girlfriend’s small dog into a wall during an argument.
Navy SEALs Who Killed Bin Laden Likely Started At Great LakesMembers of the U.S. Navy SEAL team that killed Osama bin Laden would have started their training at Naval Station Great Lakes on the North Shore.