| Jan 11, 2014
| 1:51 PM
A Palatine woman has been charged with drug-induced homicide in the death of a neighbor who died last May of an overdose of morphine the woman stole from a medical clinic where she worked, police said.
Michelle Johnson, 40, of the 700 block of...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 3:31 PM
The following items were taken from police reports:
•A 20-year-old Wauconda woman was arrested on Dec. 26 at 9:41 p.m. on U.S. Route 12 at Valentine Court and charged with driving uninsured and driving on a suspended license.
| Dec 18, 2013
| 2:34 PM
A Chicago truck driver was sentenced in Cook County Circuit Court today to four years in prison for being under the influence of marijuana when he caused an accident that led to the death of a Huntley woman.
Gary Pearson, 37, of the 4200 block of West...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 3:44 PM
Tuesday, Oct. 22
Chicago Public, Inter-City 1
Little Village at Maine, 5:30 at Lane
Chicago Public, Inter-City 2
Gage Park at Bronzeville, 4:15 at Eckersall
Juarez at Kelly, 4:15 at Rockne
Kennedy at Tilden, 4:15 at Stagg
| Oct 22, 2013
| 11:38 AM
A truck hauling garbage crashed on Illinois Route 53 this morning, blocking all southbound lanes of the major northwest suburban artery near Rolling Meadows and injuring the truck driver, authorities said.
The tractor-trailer truck was hauling thousands...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 3:36 PM
After three days of testimony, the trial of a 28-year-old Wilmette man on charges that he broke into a Barrington Hills home, tied up the family and took cash and valuables at gunpoint has been continued until Dec. 17 due to scheduling problems.
| Nov 7, 2013
| 3:39 PM
A Cook County jury didn’t believe a former Hanover Park man’s story of self-defense during an alcohol-fueled fight 12 years ago, convicting him this afternoon of first degree murder after deliberating for 90 minutes.
Jose Camacho, 45, is...
| Nov 28, 2013
The following items were taken from police records:
•On Nov. 18 at 6:24 p.m., a 26-year-old Forest Park woman was arrested at a traffic stop in the 900 block of South Rand Road and charged with driving on a suspended license,...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 10:57 AM
Arlington Heights-based Township High School District 214 is seeking a 2.5 percent property tax levy increase for next year.
The school board considered the tentative property tax increase at its Nov. 21 meeting, where no one from the public commented,...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
What has your veterinarian done for you lately? Perhaps through early diagnosis, the vet saved your pet's life. Perhaps your veterinarian made herself available after hours to do emergency surgery after your pet was hit by a car.
| Oct 2, 2013
| 3:35 PM
A St. Charles man was sentenced in Cook County Circuit Court today to two years in prison for stalking a male exotic dancer from Schaumburg.
Robert F. Klopp, 39, of the 100 block of Walnut Drive, pleaded guilty in Rolling Meadows branch court to a...