| May 16, 2012
| 11:39 AM
Three Round Lake Beach residents are charged with making fake returns worth more than $500,000 to T.J. Maxx, HomeGoods and Marshalls stores across nine states, including one in Morton Grove, police said Wednesday.
Dmitry Voytenko, 22; his sister, Valeria...
| May 17, 2012
| 10:47 AM
A murder warrant has been issued for a Wheeling man suspected of fatally shooting a maintenance worker last weekend near Arlington Heights.
Vidal Rodriguez, 20, is wanted for the murder of Abel Oliva, who was gunned down last Saturday at the...
| Jun 15, 2012
| 1:08 PM
The Cade Foundation's First Annual Illinois Race for the Family
Saturday, June 23, from 8-11:00 a.m.
Location Deer Grove Forest Preserve, 1898 N. Quentin Road in Palatine, Ill
The first annual Illinois Race for the Family, hosted by the Cade Foundation...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 12:30 PM
A man who has admitted to a string of robberies in Arlington Heights and surrounding areas was captured when officers spotted him dropping some stolen jewelry as he walked through a neighborhood, authorities said.
Jerry Dickens, 41, has been charged...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 4:40 AM
Ice was the probable cause of a multi-vehicle crash that blocked Illinois Hwy. 53 in Palatine for more than two hours this morning.
The crash, involving between six and nine vehicles, occurred just after 4 a.m. in the southbound lanes of Route 53 at...
| Dec 17, 2011
| 3:33 PM
A 24-year-old man was pronounced dead this morning after his car struck a tree in north suburban Palatine, officials said.
Christopher Orsini of the 800 block of West Panorama Road in Palatine was pronounced dead at 1:50 a.m. at Northwest Community...
| Dec 21, 2011
| 4:36 PM
For years, Cook County highway workers have been dumping roadway and sewer waste at a pair of work yards, creating large mounds that potentially could be contaminating the environment, according to a watchdog report released today.
The pollutants include...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 7:39 AM
A man who had been threatening suicide fatally shot himself in the parking lot of a popular Schaumburg sports bar Sunday night as officers tried to persuade him to put his guns down, police said.
Michael Cicci, 27, of Palatine, intentionally shot himself...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 7:38 PM
A man and a woman were hospitalized after a fire erupted at an apartment building in an unincorporated area near Palatine tonight, causing $75,000 in damage.
At 6:32 p.m. the Palatine Fire Department responded to initial reports of a person trapped on...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 8:30 AM
The High Wheeler Train Show, or "Harper's Train show" as it is known by locals of the Palatine area, is pulling into Harper College Saturday & Sunday, March 3 & 4, 2012. All model scales will be running - from the tiniest "Z-scale" up to the popular...
| Feb 17, 2012
| 8:39 PM
Illinois State Police found an 8-year-old Palatine boy who had been missing since Thursday night and was the subject of an AMBER Alert.
Eriberto Perez was in a car with 30-year-old William Cruz, who police were also looking for, that was pulled over near...