| Aug 12, 2013
| 1:01 PM
A man who said he was homeless broke a grocery store employee's nose and spit on two Schaumburg police officers over the weekend before being arrested, authorities said today.
Gregory A. Manarik, 25, whose last known address was in the 26000 block of...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 1:06 PM
A hospital security guard is accused of taking hundreds of dollars from a safe containing patients’ cash, Cook County prosecutors said.
The guard was caught on videotape removing $700 from the safe, where patient valuables were kept at St....
| Jan 11, 2014
| 1:51 PM
A Palatine woman has been charged with drug-induced homicide in the death of a neighbor who died last May of an overdose of morphine the woman stole from a medical clinic where she worked, police said.
Michelle Johnson, 40, of the 700 block of...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 8:36 PM
WEEK 1 Friday. Aug. 30
Ag. Science 22, Roosevelt 0
Buffalo Grove 28, Leyden 14
Douglass 12, Bronzeville 8
Dunbar at Bogan, at Gately
DuSable at Aurora Christian, 7
Dyett at Marine, 4:15 at Rockne
Evergreen Park 2, Little Village 0 (forfeit)...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 6:03 PM
One of the least-familiar teams in the area happens to be a consensus choice as one of the best in the state — Homewood-Flossmoor.
The Vikings, under the direction of former Bolingbrook coach Tony Smith, played just three of their first 11 games...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 12:15 PM
A Palatine man who Cook County prosecutors said flew into a fit of rage when his 4-month-old son wouldn’t stop crying was sentenced to 10 years in prison for seriously injuring the infant.
Jonathan Willard, 31, of the 1900 block of Cambridge...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 3:35 PM
A St. Charles man was sentenced in Cook County Circuit Court today to two years in prison for stalking a male exotic dancer from Schaumburg.
Robert F. Klopp, 39, of the 100 block of Walnut Drive, pleaded guilty in Rolling Meadows branch court to a...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Asking my Facebook fans (https://www.facebook.com/Stevedalepets) about their New Year's resolutions for their pets (or all pets) has become an annual tradition. Here some responses I've received for 2014:
"To have my cats stop using my credit cards to...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
What has your veterinarian done for you lately? Perhaps through early diagnosis, the vet saved your pet's life. Perhaps your veterinarian made herself available after hours to do emergency surgery after your pet was hit by a car.
| Feb 28, 2013
| 2:20 PM
A man has been charged with felony stalking after authorities said he spent hours placing phony orders for pizza for his estranged wife.
Prosecutors said that, in one day, the man placed orders for 18 pizzas at four Schaumburg-area restaurants,...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 2:59 PM
A Cook County judge has set a $2 million bail for a Hoffman Estates teen accused of trying to kill his girlfriend.
Prosecutors say Apolinar Serna-Jacobo, 17, went to his 17-year-old girlfriend’s house on Monday and stabbed her more than a dozen...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 3:27 PM
Two more felony drug cases were dismissed in Cook County Circuit Court today as a result
of the arrest of three Schaumburg police officers who authorities say set up their own narcotics business.
“We're just happy the state did the right thing in...