| Jan 4, 2013
| 12:38 PM
McHenry County Judge Maureen P. McIntyre was selected today to preside over the politically charged involuntary manslaughter trial of former Chicago Mayor Richard Daley's nephew.
Michael Sullivan, chief judge of McHenry County Circuit Court, was...
| Oct 20, 2012
| 5:14 PM
A 69-year-old woman died in a small fire in her Mount Prospect apartment this morning, officials said.
The woman was declared dead on the scene after the fire, which began about 5:40 a.m. in a 12-unit apartment building in the 2300 block of South...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 4:34 PM
Mount Prospect police today asked for help from any witnesses to an accident that killed a 64-year-old woman this weekend.
Zofia Wilhem, 64, who police said lived in Des Plaines, but who also had recently lived in the 8100 block of Grace Avenue in Niles,...
| Feb 1, 2012
Rhonda Moore has her health back.
Diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes in 2009, Moore, 58, has reduced her blood glucose levels significantly through healthy eating and daily exercise. But a lack of supermarkets in her North Chicago neighborhood makes it...
| Aug 26, 2011
It can take years for people with cerebral palsy, autism, schizophrenia or Down syndrome to find trusted physicians to oversee their health. Now, families and advocates say, those medical relationships are being threatened as Illinois rolls out a new...
| 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...
| Feb 26, 2011
| 2:00 PM
An employee with the Water Reclamation District of Great Chicago died Friday as a result of injuries from a workplace accident at a Hanover Park Facility, an autopsy today determined.
John Fergus, 51, of Mount Prospect died from muliple injures...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 7:47 AM
A man died after he was struck by two vehicles while crossing Busse Road in northwest suburban Mount Prospect, authorities said.
Christopher Spatafora, 51, of the 1700 block of West Crystal Lane, was hit on South Busse Road, just north of James Drive...
| Jul 15, 2011
| 2:29 PM
Police today said the death of a couple this week in a Mount Prospect apartment is being investigated as an apparent double suicide.
Officials responded about 5:15 a.m. Thursday to the residence in the 1700 block of Forest Cove Drive in the northwest...
| Jul 18, 2011
| 1:47 PM
Convicted of killing his five-month-old son in a fit of anger nearly two years ago, a 31-year-old Mount Prospect man was today sentenced to 35 years in prison by a Cook County judge.
Ibrahim Kibayasi told Judge Hyman Riebman that he accepted full...
| Mar 15, 2011
| 5:20 PM
FLORIDA -- Two Florida men have been charged with smuggling more than $5 million worth of marijuana after Cook County sheriff’s police pulled over a semi-trailer truck in Mount Prospect and discovered the drugs hidden in a load of carrots....
| May 26, 2011
| 7:19 AM
Even though he spends his days as a service adviser for an auto dealer, Chicagoan Jerry Marichal's favorite summer pastime is checking out the area's many cruise nights. Unlike indoor car shows, where dealers peddle their wares, cruise nights are casual...