| Dec 12, 2013
| 5:44 AM
A gain for Des Plaines appears to be a loss for Antioch, as conflicting meeting dates will force the the new community and economic development director of one town to resign his post as a trustee in the other.
Des Plaines officials announced last...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 12:53 PM
A judge set bail today at $50,000 for a long-time Benedictine monk accused of trying to abduct a 14-year-old girl in far north suburban Antioch this week.
Thomas M. Chmura, 57, of the 12600 block of 224th Avenue in Benet Lake, Wis., appeared in Lake...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 6:26 PM
Two carloads of teenagers and young adults met up at a gas station in the far north suburbs before heading to a nearby stretch of road where they engaged in a street race, switching lanes and maneuvering for position, authorities said.
The race ended...
| Apr 21, 2012
| 4:34 AM
Since moving to Lake Villa about a year ago, Jennifer Del Rio has parlayed her “16 and Pregnant” reality TV show appearance into a role …...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 6:11 PM
Lake County Sheriff Mark Curran said that a Mundelein man killed his ex-girlfriend on the street in front of her father’s Antioch home this morning, then escaped to a nearby trailer where he committed suicide.
Curran identified the victim as...
| Oct 6, 2012
| 9:00 AM
An Antioch man already in prison for another home invasion was convicted in a second Lake County home invasion case late Friday while being acquitted of related weapons charges.
After more than 18 hours of deliberations over two days, a Lake County...
| Oct 6, 2012
| 4:03 PM
An Antioch man has been charged with murder in the death of his teenage daughter's mother after the daughter called police when the couple had a fight Thursday night, authorities said.
Michael S. Axtell, 41, is being held in Lake County Jail in lieu of...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 7:52 PM
Police surrounded a home near Antioch in which a suicidal man armed with a rifle barricaded himself for more than 7 hours today before he was taken into custody and hospitalized.
After he was taken into custody at the home in the 26000 block of Windsor...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 8:12 AM
If you're looking to add the freshest fruits, vegetables, baked goods, cheeses and flowers to your dinner table, look no further than in your own backyard. Don't see a farmers market near your town listed below?
Check out the Illinois Department of...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 4:16 PM
Fire department divers in Lake County are searching for the body of a man presumed drowned in a lake near far north suburban Antioch.
The identity of the 62-year-old man has not been released.
Officials were alerted called at 2:15 p.m. today of a...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 5:54 AM
Divers returned to West Loon Lake in Antioch this morning to search for a 62-year-old man who jumped into the lake as he and another man were boating, officials said.
The missing man was with a 69-year-old man on a pontoon boat Thursday afternoon when...