| May 13, 2014
| 12:44 PM
Six students were arrested following a fight at Streamwood High School that drew help to the northwest suburb from five police departments.
Police were called to the high school, 701 W. Schaumburg Road, about 11:15 p.m. because of the fight among a...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 1:19 PM
After seeing gains in 2013, Orland Park's sales tax revenues slumped in early 2014. Total sales tax revenues in January, nearly $1.84 million, were down 10.1 percent from the same month last year, according to data from the Illinois Department of Revenue....
| May 13, 2014
| 11:14 AM
A Bolingbrook man has been indicted on federal charges for violating U.S. export laws after he allegedly tried to ship a thermal imaging camera from to Pakistan without obtaining the required U.S. Commerce Department license, according to a release from...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 9:16 AM
A new residential community may take up a part of an 18-hole golf course in the unincorporated Northbrook.
Mission Hills Country Club, located at the corner of Sanders and Techny roads, could get about 137 residential units if a development proposed...
| May 24, 2014
Bicycling enthusiasts in Highland Park can look forward to trail and sidewalk improvements this summer, as the city continues working on its 18-year plan to improve biking and walking paths.
Eventually, Highland Park is hoping to be considered a...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 9:02 AM
The seafood at Joe’s Crab Shack is, well, swimming in artificial trans fat, according to the Center for Science in the Public Interest.
The watchdog group on Wednesday called on the national chain to stop using a partially hydrogenated margarine-...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 5:12 PM
A 44-year-old man died after falling while unloading a truck Sunday at the Woodfield Mall in Schaumburg, authorities said.
Eric Terrell, of Maywood, was unloading boxed shelving units from inside the back of a truck when he fell to the ground shortly...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 3:24 PM
A Schaumburg man was sentenced to two years probation Wednesday for stabbing a neighbor’s dog with a homemade spear.
Anthony E. Haynes, 75, had told authorities that he was tired of the dog barking, prosecutors said.
Haynes pleaded guilty in...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 5:44 PM
One person was killed and two others injured in a two-vehicle crash in Schaumburg this morning, authorities said.
The crash occurred about 10:40 a.m. at Irving Park Road and Mitchell Boulevard, killing a 78-year-old woman passenger in a Chevy Malibu...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 5:01 PM
A Waukegan man has been charged with having sex with a foster child he met through his job at a Lake County residential facility for children, authorities said.
Kelvin Perry, 51, met the 16-year-old girl at a residential program in North Chicago and...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 10:33 AM
The following items were taken from police reports:
•A 19-year-old Addison man was charged Jan. 10 with possession of cannabis, possession of drug paraphernalia and having tinted windows during a traffic stop at Lake Street and Grand...