| Feb 20, 2011
| 3:58 AM
An Alsip man was killed when he rear-ended a school bus on the Tri-State Tollway (I-294) in northwest suburban Rosemont on Saturday afternoon, state police said.
The man, identified as David Ramirez, 30, of the 3600 block of West Benck Drive in Alsip,...
| May 13, 2012
| 10:39 PM
Des Plaines police shot and killed a man on Sunday afternoon at a strip mall in the northwestern suburb, authorities said this morning.
The incident occurred at about 3:12 p.m. in the 1900 block of East Touhy Avenue, Des Plaines police said in a news...
| Jan 14, 2012
| 3:34 PM
One of two women who died Friday after collapsing while shoveling snow died in part from cold exposure, the Cook County medical examiner’s office found today.
Both Florence Erickson, 77, of Des Plaines, and Joan Lilek, 64, of Oak Lawn, died at...
| Jan 16, 2012
| 4:59 PM
A Schaumburg motorist was killed early this morning during a wreck on I-294 tollway near Des Plaines.
At 3:50 a.m. David Adams was southbound on I-294 near Golf Road when he lost control of the 1997 red Ford Mustang he was driving and swerved to the...
| Jan 30, 2012
| 12:00 PM
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| Feb 3, 2012
| 10:33 AM
Park Ridge Police are investigating a suspicious death after a body was found slumped over a log Thursday in the woods near the Oakton Golf Range and Riverside Drive, authorities said.
A man walking his dog through a wooded area on the 2900 block of West...
| May 28, 2012
| 7:39 AM
Free Summer Family Fun in Chicago
Summer is all about getting out of the house and enjoying the beautiful weather. Parents in this economy, though, really need to pay attention to their budgets. Jean Lemke, co-founder of kidwinks.com, shares some free...
| Feb 14, 2012
| 8:52 AM
A person of interest is being held in the death of a 39-year-old Chicago man found strangled in a commuter parking lot last week in Park Ridge, authorities said.
Park Ridge Police declined to comment further, saying they are continuing to follow up on...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 6:26 PM
A Cook County judge has dismissed criminal charges against a veteran Park Ridge police lieutenant accused of beating two teenagers in 2006, saying prosecutors violated due process by having the charges sealed while they investigated allegations of a...
| May 28, 2012
| 7:49 AM
St. Patrick's Day Events
Go to www.kidwinks.com to find St. Patrick's Day events and activities and tons of family friendly events and activities for kids throughout the Chicago area. Follow us on facebook for daily links to free events and...
| Aug 25, 2011
| 1:07 PM
The death of a Park Ridge man who was found inside a burning car about six blocks from his house Wednesday night has been ruled a suicide.The 46-year-old man was discovered in the 100 block of North Aldine Avenue, according to the Cook County medical...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 9:04 PM
AWaukegan toddler was gravely injured when his mother’s boyfriend struck him repeatedly in the torso, authorities said today in the man's bail hearing.
The 3-year-old boy later died while being treated at a Chicago hospital, according to the Cook...