Kayaker Rescued From Lake Michigan Near WilmetteThe man, believed to be in his 40s, was wearing a wetsuit, and told rescuers he had been kayaking a mile offshore when his kayak flipped over, dumping him into the 46 degree water.
Man Struck, Killed By Vehicle On Edens ExpresswayA man was fatally struck by a van on the Edens Expressway early Wednesday when his vehicle ran out of gas and he tried to run across the expressway in north suburban Wilmette, police said.
Best Pet Shops For Bird Owners In ChicagoWhether you have a parrot, a chicken or want to feed the wild birds in your yard, you won't have to look far for bird supply shops in the Chicago area.
Repair Work Begins At Historic Woman's Club Of Wilmette Four Months After FireMore than four month after fire ravaged the historic Woman’s Club of Wilmette, work began Tuesday to repair it.
Wilmette Strip Mall Booting Cars Of People Going To Dairy Queen Next DoorTension between two north suburban businesses is giving new meaning to the term "ice-cream headache."
Metra UP/N Trains Running Again After Pedestrian Fatally Struck Outbound train service on Metra’s Union Pacific/North Line has been halted during Tuesday’s evening rush after a train struck a pedestrian near north suburban Wilmette.
Huge Fire Damages Woman's Club Of WilmetteFirefighters were battling a large blaze at a historic building in north suburban Wilmette.
Con Artists Pretending To Work For IRS Scam Wilmette Woman A popular scam has been taken to a new level in north suburban Wilmette.
Woman Suspected In North Suburban Bank HeistsA woman who robbed a BMO Harris bank in north suburban Wilmette Tuesday is also suspected of robbing another bank in nearby Skokie last week.
Police: Man Arrested After Crawling Under Metra Train Police in north suburban Wilmette arrested a man who crawled under a Metra train Friday to try to board it.
Tree Falls On Woman Walking Dog In WilmetteA woman was trapped under a huge tree in north suburban Wilmette when it fell on her as she was walking her dog Monday morning.
Wilmette To Study Tax Assistance For Low-Income ResidentsThe Wilmette village board is expected Tuesday night to set up an ad-hoc committee to study ways to continue providing rental, mortgage and property tax assistance to low-income residents of the North Shore suburb.