| May 1, 2013
| 4:14 PM
Cook County prosecutors dropped drug charges today against a 28-year-old Elk Grove Village man following a judge’s ruling that his guilty plea was based on the testimony of a Schaumburg police officer now under indictment for drug conspiracy...
| May 14, 2013
| 11:57 AM
A woman riding a bicycle was killed during a collision with a car near northwest suburban Schaumburg this morning.
The victim, who appears to be in her 30s, was pronounced dead at 9:30 a.m. at Alexian Brothers Medical Center in Elk Grove Village,...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 11:13 AM
The cabdriver charged in a weekend sexual assault of a passenger in Schaumburg has also been charged for a similar assault against a passenger on Feb. 2, authorities said in court this morning as a judge set bail totaling $2 million for the two incidents....
| Feb 9, 2013
| 7:48 AM
UPDATE: Saturday morning, Schaumburg police said Freddie Chafin was returned to his home after receiving assistance from an unknown subject. He was unharmed and appeared to be in good health.
Previous story from Friday night:
A 72-year-old Schaumburg...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 3:27 PM
Two more felony drug cases were dismissed in Cook County Circuit Court today as a result
of the arrest of three Schaumburg police officers who authorities say set up their own narcotics business.
“We're just happy the state did the right thing in...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 10:13 AM
Ikea released a rendering Thursday of its proposed new Burbank store, which would be 92% bigger than the existing store and would turn one of the smallest Ikeas in California into one of the largest in the country.
The new Ikea -- west of San Fernando...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 2:06 PM
A Rockford-area woman pleaded guilty and was sentenced to 4 years in prison today for stealing more than $1 million over six years while she worked for Schaumburg-based Wirtz Beverage.
Linda Bessert, 49, of Winnebago, was sentenced in Winnebago County...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 3:39 PM
A large cat-like animal was reportedly seen near a residential area in Schaumburg, police said today, similar to recent reports of cougar sightings in some North Shore suburbs.
A person who called Schaumburg police today said he was driving about 8:30 p....
| Sep 29, 2012
| 8:56 AM
The Illinois Department of Transportation will hold a series of public meetings in the Chicago area over the first two weeks of October to discuss the agency's future state transportation plans.
The informal meetings, which will include the opportunity...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 7:10 PM
Week 9 – Oct. 15-21
All games 7:30 unless noted.
TUESDAY, OCT. 16
CHICAGO INTER-CITY 2
Bronzeville vs. Gage Park, 6 at Gately
Hirsch vs. Dyett, 4 at Eckersall
Urban Prep-West vs. Juarez, 6 at Hanson
CHICAGO INTER-CITY 4
Johnson vs. Hawkins,...
| Aug 17, 2012
| 3:17 PM
Two burger chains are making the commute from the suburbs into Chicago city to beef up the city’s burger options.
Meatheads has eight locations in Illinois, including restaurants in Northbrook, Naperville and Schaumburg, and is working on opening a...