| Apr 25, 2014
An iPod was taken from an unlocked 1995 Ford sedan on April 18 between 1:15 and 1:30 p.m. The car was unlocked and parked at a store parking lot at 1555 N. Rand Road.
An 18-year-old Palatine man was arrested on April 10 at a grocery store at 545 N....
| Apr 25, 2014
| 5:04 AM
Attorneys for five men charged with felony hazing after a Northern Illinois University fraternity pledge died following a night of heavy drinking are challenging the state’s hazing law, saying it’s unconstitutionally vague.
| Apr 26, 2014
| 9:20 AM
Officials at Kabul University confirmed the death of two more men with Chicago connections following a shooting at a hospital in Afghanistan late last week that also claimed the life of pediatrician Jerry Umanos.
Visting lecturer John Gabel and his...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 5:21 PM
Alan Stoeckel will be the next Palatine police chief when John Koziol retires from his top cop position next month for a patrol officer job in neighboring Inverness.
Stoeckel's salary is still being negotiated. He will take over the police force with...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 2:15 PM
Palatine High School went into lockdown this afternoon after a teacher found a threatening message left on a classroom printer, officials said.
Around noon, a teacher found a printed message left on a printer in a classroom at the school at 1111 N....
| Feb 6, 2014
Letters to the editor from Palatine, Arlington Heights, Skokie, Morton Grove, Glencoe and Park Ridge.
For those communities considering overturning their local ordinance prohibiting video gambling, I suggest their local elected...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 7:07 PM
The wife of a legally blind Palatine man killed last summer by a condominium trash compactor as he searched for a cellphone filed suit Tuesday, alleging that the building manager and homeowner’s association failed to ensure his safety.
| Feb 28, 2014
| 3:48 PM
A Rolling Meadows business woman is running for state office using an alias, a colorful issue that Illinois voters have seen before.
Laddi K. Singh, who said her legal name is Nimrata Kainth, is running to represent the 54th District of the Illinois...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 7:59 PM
A teenage boy and his father were found shot to death Wednesday in their Palatine home, an apartment in a troubled complex where police have focused antigang efforts.
Segundo Reynoso, 38, and his 15-year-old son, Luis, were found on the floor with...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 4:41 PM
A Palatine man on parole has been charged for drug offenses and resisting police, according to authorities.
Police say Keith D. Williams, 26, of the 1300 block of Turtle Creek Drive in Palatine, delivered heroin to an undercover officer on March 18 then...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 11:07 AM
The following items were taken from police reports.
An Acura parked on the 500 block of Ida St. suffered $2,000 in damage March 31 after someone keyed both sides of it.
An electronic message board on the 1300 block of E. Thacker St....