| Aug 1, 2013
| 7:11 AM
HUSTONVILLE — Hustonville may soon have a gas station again.
The station known as the Crossroads Market, at the intersection of U.S. 127 and Hustonville's Main Street, closed in late 2012, leaving the city without a gas station.
But now it looks...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 2:49 PM
The following were taken from police reports:
•A 30-year-old Momence-area man was charged with possession of a controlled substance after a small amount of suspected heroin was found in his pocket at a gas station at Harlem Avenue and...
| Jan 11, 2014
| 10:12 AM
Less than a month after pulling the plug on electronic message signs in Park Ridge, aldermen seem ready to consider one exception – for gas stations.
They recently agreed informally to allow stations to light the numbers in their gas price signs...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 11:44 AM
A clerk at an Arlington Heights gas station was held up at gunpoint Halloween night but was uninjured, police said.
According to Arlington Heights Police Commander Mike Hernandez, a man entered the Shell gas station at 3 W. Algonquin Road at 9:09 p.m.,...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 1:33 AM
Alarmed by reports of kids and adults getting sick on synthetic drugs, South Florida declared war on the manmade weed and psychoactive bath salts being sold openly at local stores.
Cities and counties throughout the region passed bans last year after...
| Sep 10, 2013
If you watched television in Southern California in the 1970s and beyond, it was impossible to miss Cal Worthington, the lanky pitchman in the cowboy hat touting deals on a sprawling car lot with his "dog Spot."
"Spot," however, was anything but a dog...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 5:30 AM
Banksy has proved bankable in Beverly Hills.
The mysterious British street artist's "Flower Girl" mural, which he stenciled onto the wall of a Los Angeles gas station in 2008, was sold for $209,000 Thursday evening at Julien's Auctions, where it was the...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 6:24 AM
Three robberies were recently reported to Anne Arundel County police, including two incidents at gas stations.
On Sunday, two male victims argued with another man inside a Double T Diner in the unit block of Defense Street in Annapolis, according to...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 1:05 PM
A suspect in a string of weekend carjackings, including one that ended in a crash that killed an 11-year-old boy, was arrested this morning after U.S. marshals in SUVs pinned him in at a McDonald's drive-thru in Milwaukee, authorities said.
| Nov 18, 2013
| 11:14 AM
An Englewood man was charged with first-degree murder in connection with a shooting that left a 21-year-old man dead and another wounded at an Englewood gas station last week.
Trevonti Carson, of the 5700 block of South Green Street, is alleged to...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 2:03 PM
A partially-masked man robbed a gas station on San Fernando Road in Glendale at gunpoint Tuesday night, police said.
Officers arrived about 9:47 p.m. to Arco gas in the 5800 block of San Fernando Road after receiving calls about a man, seen wearing a...