Pet safety Legislation moves from county to statehouse

Public urged to voice support.

2018 Hyundai Sonata

I had the opportunity to attend the launch of Hyundai’s 2018 Sonata last summer in Southern California. I walked away very impressed with the midsize sedan. After a week with the car in urban America I found that my first ...

2018 Chicago Auto Show Feb. 10-19 is 110th Edition

The nation's oldest and largest auto show, the Chicago Auto Show, is now underway at McCormick Place now through Feb. 19. Featuring a healthy list of debuts, concept cars and high-performance vehicles, the show has a dazzling array of debuts ...

2019 Jeep Cherokee

The 2019 Jeep looked a lot better than the model it will replace.

“Black Ink: Literary Legends on the Peril, Power, and Pleasure of Reading and Writing,” edited by Stephanie Stokes Oliver

For two hundred years of this country’s history, it was illegal for a person with black skin to read.

Chicago Auto Show adds Cars.Com as newest premier partner

Chicago - Cars.com, a leading online automotive marketplace, is the latest brand to sign on as a premier partner of the 2018 Chicago Auto Show, Feb. 10-19 at McCormick Place.

2018 Toyota Avalon

Toyota’s Avalon is a conservative, large sedan that over the years has been a comfortable niche automobile for older drivers, at least that is what it seemed to be. But the model I test drove was actually sort of snazzy.

Will County offering pet spay/neuter discounts in February

Will County residents who have their pets spayed or neutered at participating veterinary offices in February can receive a $40 county-sponsored discount.

2018 Genesis G80 AWD

Somebody once told me that a luxury brand is defined by its sedans not by its coupes, wagons or its utility vehicles.

Book review: "So You Want to Talk about Race” by Ijeoma Oluo

A review of the book "So You Want to Talk about Race” by Ijeoma Oluo.

2018 Hyundai Tucson AWD

Impressive, that is the first thing that came to mind when we saw the 2018 Hyundai Tucson crossover.

2018 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport

New offerings from Mitsubishi have been rare.

Bolingbrook Humane Haven Animal Shelter Pets of the Week

GILDA Gilda is a very adorable, sweet and lovable girl, but is somewhat timid and shy. She warms up with quiet encouragement and a gentle touch.

Auto review: 2018 Toyota Highlander

The 2018 Toyota Highlander got a new V6 engine with an eight-speed automatic transmission and the combination puts out 295 horsepower and 263 pound-feet of torque.

Book review: Dear Martin: A Novel by Nic Stone

Check out the latest book review from the Times Weekly.