| Jun 26, 2012
| 4:58 PM
Charging that no one cared about the baby who was left home alone and accidentally died of suffocation after falling into a pile of clothes, a Cook County prosecutor asked for a lengthy prison sentence Tuesday for the grandmother who was legally...
| Jan 25, 2012
Bryan Anderson is not ordinary, he’s extraordinary. I had the chance to meet him when he first came home from the Army and through the years has become my friend. Here’s a guy that I am amazed by everytime I talk to him and who’s...
| Dec 27, 2011
A Rolling Meadows teen, who was reportedly visiting his grandmother in Mexico, was found dead in the trunk of a burned-out car.
Alexis Marron, 18, and two other young men were supposed to drop off a gift for his girlfriend, but they never showed up. On...
| Jul 25, 2011
| 12:45 PM
A 21-year-old Hoffman Estates man who drove intoxicated, causing a crash in Arlington Heights that killed his 20-year-old passenger last fall, was sentenced Monday in Cook County Circuit Court to four years in prison.
Jay Yi, of the 600 block of Alhambra...
| Jul 25, 2011
| 1:44 PM
A 39-year-old Schaumburg man was sentenced in Cook County Circuit Court to 40 years in prison for robbing a recycling center two years ago.
Martino Jackson, of the 1000 block of Dickens Way, pled guilty in Rolling Meadows branch court to the armed...
| Aug 2, 2011
| 2:04 PM
A Buffalo Grove woman said she was scrolling through her cell phone’s contact list while driving Monday night when she struck and critically injured a man on Illinois Highway 53, police said.
Kelly Luch, 23, was driving north in the left lane about...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 10:07 PM
There were other bakeries closer to John Cullen's house, but in his opinion none were nearly as good.
So on April 5, the 84-year-old drove five miles to Central Continental Bakery in Mount Prospect, Ill.
He selected a coffee cake, then opened his wallet...
| Mar 17, 2012
| 10:32 AM
A prisoner was wounded this morning in an officer-involved shooting after an attempted escape from an Elgin police squad car on Illinois 53 in Rolling Meadows, officials said.
The shooting happened shortly after 8 a.m. on Ill. Hwy. 53 at Algonquin Road...
| Mar 24, 2012
| 2:17 PM
Two teenagers face felony charges after several people called police because shots were being fired in an Arlington Heights neighborhood and officers found the two had been shooting from inside a house, according to police.
Paul Padlo, 18, of the first...
| Aug 22, 2011
| 4:28 PM
A Chicago attorney who cut off a court-ordered monitoring device he was wearing while out on bond for violating an order of protection was sentenced in Cook County Circuit Court today to two years probation and ordered to enter a treatment program for...
| Sep 2, 2011
| 9:15 AM
The "Bright Smiles, Bright Futures Van" pulls in to Rolling Meadows Meijer to offer free screenings and dental reports for children up to 12 years old on Saturday September 3. The "Bright Smiles, Bright Futures Van," a customized dental van that will...
| Oct 18, 2011
| 3:32 PM
Nearly nine months after police said he engaged another driver in a high-speed street race in Hoffman Estates that left two people dead, a man was charged on Tuesday with leaving the scene of the fatal accident and aggravated street racing.