| Jun 20, 2011
| 4:53 AM
Authorities this morning positively identified the two teenage girls killed in a horrific auto wreck that claimed three lives in northwest suburban Prospect Heights over the weekend.
The crash happened early Saturday morning on East Camp McDonald Road...
| Jun 22, 2011
| 1:49 PM
SPRINGFIELD — State lawmakers today voted to give themselves 12 unpaid days off during the next year and rejected 1.1 percent cost-of-living increases.
The proposal, sponsored by Sen. Dan Kotowski, D-Park Ridge, effectively would leave lawmakers'...
| Jun 22, 2011
| 3:48 PM
An Algonquin man died this afternoon after the car he was driving struck a parked construction vehicle on Interstate 90 near Schaumburg, officials said.
About 11:35 a.m., a black Honda was eastbound on Interstate 90 near mile marker 64 when it veered...
| Jun 30, 2011
| 10:30 AM
The Cook County state's attorney's office said it has filed a fraud suit against a "storm chaser" construction firm that allegedly bilked about $60,000 from northwest suburban homeowners whose property sustained hail and wind damage in spring storms...
| Jul 16, 2011
| 3:31 PM
A 25-year-old motorcyclist died after he collided with a car this afternoon in north suburban Glenview, officials said.
Radostin Kolev of the 1600 block of North Magnolia Street in Glenview was pronounced dead at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital in...
| Jul 28, 2012
| 10:23 AM
A Park Ridge man was pronounced dead after he lost control of his motorcycle on the Kennedy Expressway overnight, officials said.
William R. May, 41, was pronounced dead at Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center at 2:40 a.m., according got the Cook...
| 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
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| Apr 14, 2012
| 9:24 AM
A man who was rescued after he fell from his kayak into a pond at an apartment complex this morning in Des Plaines has died from his injuries, officials said.
Anthony Hensley, 37, of the 200 block of North Harvard in Villa Park was pronounced dead at 8:...
| Apr 22, 2012
| 9:22 AM
An 11-month-old baby boy remains hospitalized today and his mother is behind bars after police said that during a "bout of frustration," she caused multiple injuries to the child, including skull fractures and puncture wounds caused by a toothpick....
| 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...