| Jun 30, 2011
| 10:30 AM
The Cook County state's attorney's office said it has filed a fraud suit against a "storm chaser" construction firm that allegedly bilked about $60,000 from northwest suburban homeowners whose property sustained hail and wind damage in spring storms...
| Jul 16, 2011
| 3:31 PM
A 25-year-old motorcyclist died after he collided with a car this afternoon in north suburban Glenview, officials said.
Radostin Kolev of the 1600 block of North Magnolia Street in Glenview was pronounced dead at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital in...
| May 28, 2012
| 7:39 AM
Free Summer Family Fun in Chicago
Summer is all about getting out of the house and enjoying the beautiful weather. Parents in this economy, though, really need to pay attention to their budgets. Jean Lemke, co-founder of kidwinks.com, shares some free...
| Aug 25, 2011
| 1:07 PM
The death of a Park Ridge man who was found inside a burning car about six blocks from his house Wednesday night has been ruled a suicide.The 46-year-old man was discovered in the 100 block of North Aldine Avenue, according to the Cook County medical...
| May 28, 2012
| 7:44 AM
Halloween Family Fun in Chicago
Taltree Haunted Railway Garden
The Taltree Railway Garden covering nearly an acre, is an outdoor garden-scale model railway garden that engages visitors of all ages in an environment where they can explore,...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 9:04 PM
AWaukegan toddler was gravely injured when his mother’s boyfriend struck him repeatedly in the torso, authorities said today in the man's bail hearing.
The 3-year-old boy later died while being treated at a Chicago hospital, according to the Cook...
| Jul 28, 2012
| 10:23 AM
A Park Ridge man was pronounced dead after he lost control of his motorcycle on the Kennedy Expressway overnight, officials said.
William R. May, 41, was pronounced dead at Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center at 2:40 a.m., according got the Cook...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 7:29 PM
A Park Ridge man is suing the driver of a car after he was allegedly hit, thrown onto the hood of the car and tossed into the street in front of his suburban home.
Matthew Conrardy, of the 200 block of North Hamlin Avenue, filed a lawsuit Monday in the...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 8:22 PM
When Brianna Hendrickson exceeded her monthly limit of 750 texts, her parents upped the maximum to 1,000. When she went over that, they threatened to throw her cellphone out the window.
But when Hendrickson won $50,000 in 2010 for being the nation’...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 1:14 PM
No charges will be filed against a person who stabbed a Palatine man to death Sunday in what police say was self-defense after a fight over the vaccination costs of a pit bull.
Corey Frazier, 21, was found stabbed multiple times in the torso around 9 p....
| Sep 13, 2012
Citing Park Ridge's precarious financial condition and the need to keep property taxes as low as possible, Mayor David Schmidt vetoed a contract with one of the city's five employee unions and pay raises for non-union employees.
Schmidt's veto of the...