| Aug 30, 2012
| 12:42 PM
Bail was set at $250,000 today for a 64-year-old Wheeling man accused of performing sex acts with an 11-year-old boy.
Charles Vallas of the 700 block of Elmwood Lane in Wheeling was charged with predatory criminal sexual assault, a Class X felony,...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 3:31 PM
Authorities say two men used a cable television service call for cover as one of them forced his way into a woman’s Wheeling residence armed with a handgun in search of valuables.
Kevin Summers, 31, and Nicholas Puccio, 23, a Comcast sales...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 5:11 PM
A 22-month-old girl is in state custody after her parents left her alone while they were burglarizing cars in Wheeling, authorities said today.
Eric Harris, 21, and Emeline Vernillet, 22, of the 500 block of South Milwaukee Avenue in Wheeling, were...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 10:52 AM
The driver of a tractor-trailer was critically injured Monday morning when his rig went down an embankment off Interstate 68 about five miles west of Hancock, Maryland State Police said.
Lt. Tom Woodward said 26-year-old Victor Doros, of Wheeling, Ill.,...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 5:02 AM
A man is suing his late father’s company after a plane his father was piloting crashed, killing himself and three of his grandchildren.
The lawsuit filed in Cook County Circuit Court says Moshe Menora was acting in the scope of his job as president...
| Feb 9, 2013
| 5:58 PM
A Lincolnwood man who is facing charges of illegally diverting gas and power to his pet food company was hit with more charges of trying to bribe a witness in the case, Cook County prosecutors said Saturday.
Joel Sher, 56, allegedly offered $5,000 to a...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 5:07 AM
A woman in her 50s died in a car crash in Wheeling overnight, according to the Cook County medical examiner's office.
The accident happened at Wheeling and Palatine roads about 11:30 p.m. Wednesday, according to authorities.
The woman was westbound on...
| Jan 1, 2013
| 1:00 PM
Montverde Academy (13-0) puts its national No. 1 boys basketball rankings on the line with three out-of-state games this week, including a nationally-televised game.
The Eagles go to New Jersey in a homecoming for second-year coach Kevin Boyle to play...
| Jan 5, 2013
| 7:58 PM
WHEELING, W.Va. — Jabari Parker confirmed his presence a few times Saturday during Simeon's 82-53 loss to Montverde. Like when he made two first-quarter 3-pointers, or when he unleashed a well of frustration with a one-handed dunk in the fourth...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 8:14 AM
A tractor-trailer driver has died from injuries he sustained when the rig plunged 100 yards down an embankment last week near Hancock.
Victor Doros, 26, of Wheeling, Ill., died Friday at R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Medical Center in Baltimore, a hospital...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 4:34 PM
DUI A 54-year-old Wheeling man was arrested at 12:23 a.m. Nov. 6 in the 3800 block of Willow Road and charged with two counts of …...