| Jul 17, 2011
| 1:28 PM
Bail was set at $250,000 in Cook County Bond Court today for a 59-year-old Wheeling man whose alleged sexual abuse of his son's friend began over a decade ago and continued for four years, according to prosecutors.
Police arrested Reuven "Randy" Bogoff,...
| Mar 31, 2011
| 3:38 AM
A 12-year-old was among the undercover operatives used by authorities last weekend to crack down on liquor establishments serving alcohol to minors.
The Cook County Sheriff's Office conducted random compliance checks at liquor stores, bars and...
| Oct 24, 2011
| 11:18 AM
On November 12, 2011 10am-4pm friends and family of Bari Rubenstein will host a fundraiser. Bari Rubenstein, a Northbrook resident, recently had a major trauma to her spine which has left her unable to move from the neck down. She is only 39 years old and...
| 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...
| 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...
| May 12, 2009
(WGN-AM) - A Wheeling resident who was fighting to keep her five dogs has won her battle with the village.
A Cook County Circuit Court judge ruled Monday that Margaret Bucher can keep her fifth dog, the one that violated Wheeling's four-pet limit.
| Dec 20, 2007
Each day, rail cars carrying steel slabs minted some 300 miles east at Baltimore County's Sparrows Point mill arrive at Esmark Inc.'s Wheeling-Pittsburgh plant here.
Huge trucks with claws in their underbellies grab the slabs and haul them to Wheeling-...
| Sep 16, 2008
| 4:32 PM
Unless you have Bill Gates??? credit history ??? or you are Bill Gates ??? you may have trouble getting a loan to buy a car these days, dealers say. It isn???t the price of gas that???s keeping people from buying......
| Jul 30, 2009
| 7:51 PM
(WGN-AM) - A 32-year-old Illinois man has been charged with enticing a minor to engage in sexually explicit conduct.
U.S. Immigrations and Customs Enforcement spokesperson Gail Montenegro says Darrick Borocszk was arrested at his home in Wheeling....