| Jun 19, 2014
| 5:04 AM
A suburban mother has filed a lawsuit claiming an elementary-school student bullied and beat up her son, a third-grader at the same Mount Prospect school.
In the lawsuit, which also identifies the boy as a plaintiff, Deveri Del Core, claims there was...
| May 10, 2014
| 10:19 AM
A 90-year-old woman died Friday evening after being hit by a car in a Mount Prospect Jewel-Osco parking lot, authorities said.
About 2 p.m. Friday, Harriet S. Abernethy-Ogorzalek was struck by a vehicle in the parking lot of the Jewel-Osco at 333 E....
| Apr 29, 2014
| 8:45 PM
A Chicago man with a long history of arrests admitted in court today that he robbed and killed a Mount Prospect resident four years ago, fleeing the man’s home with $10.
Marko Guardiola, 40, pleaded guilty to a first-degree murder before Judge...
| May 29, 2014
| 8:58 AM
A 26-year-old Des Plaines man previously convicted as a child sex offender is again accused of exposing himself to children, Cook County authorities said.
A Cook County judge set bond at $100,000 Wednesday for Austin Hamilton, who faces three felony ...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 1:34 PM
A 68-year-old man was ordered held on $125,000 bail after images of children under age 13 engaging in sex acts were found on his home computer.
Thomas Perry of Mount Prospect was charged with one felony count of child pornography after an...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 4:46 PM
A Mount Prospect family has filed a lawsuit alleging that a neighbor repeatedly berated them with racial slurs and harassed and intimidated them because they are African-American.
The suit by Iris Howe and her two children alleged the harassment began...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 7:35 PM
A new specialty grocery store with ties to the Meijer chain is opening its first location in Mount Prospect in April, and a company official said he is eyeing other former Dominick's locations for future stores.
Fresh Thyme Farmers Market announced it...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 12:30 PM
The following items were taken from police reports:
A 19-year-old Wilmette man was arrested on the 2500 block of East Lake Avenue on Jan. 21 and charged with criminal damage to property after an investigation into a Dec. 29 incident on the...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 2:24 PM
The Wilmette Village Board this week approved the extension of its water service contract with neighboring Glenview by 30 years, a deal that officials described as a "win-win" for both communities.
"This water service contract is years in the making,"...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 1:36 PM
Aggravated battery charges have been filed against a Northbrook woman after a Mount Prospect baby was hospitalized for head injuries, police said.
Tamara L. Nelson, 19, of the 2300 block of White Oak Drive in Northbrook, was charged Monday with...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 4:16 PM
A 21-year-old Mount Prospect man has been charged with criminal sexual abuse of an underage person in Glenview in connection with an incident that allegedly happened over the summer, authorities said.
Glenview police arrested Richard Wolnik, of the 1800...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 6:00 AM
For Lee DeWyze, being attached to the "American Idol" brand hasn't yielded the best luck for a career.
During the show's 2010 season, the Mount Prospect, Ill., native won America over as that earnest paint salesman with a gritty voice and guitar...