| Nov 19, 2013
The following items were taken from police reports:
•A cell phone valued at $599 was reported stolen Nov. 15 from the YMCA, 211 W. First St., on Nov. 15. The owner said the phone had been in his jacket while he was playing basketball....
| Oct 11, 2013
| 8:07 PM
A Westchester library board trustee has been charged with stalking a woman whose family rents a property from the library board, prosecutors said today.
Timothy Hinsdale, 60, was ordered held in lieu of $20,000 bail in a hearing before Maywood Branch...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 1:41 PM
The following items were taken from police reports.
•A 44-year-old Naperville woman was charged with disorderly conduct after an Aug. 10 incident in the 2300 block of Bayside Court.
•After a Aug. 10 traffic stop at Ogden Avenue and...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 5:12 PM
A 31-year-old man died Thursday afternoon after he was hit by a taxi in the Lakeview neighborhood.
The accident occurred about 3 p.m. near Grace Street and Lake Shore Drive, according to the Cook County medical examiner's office.
The man, Joseph...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 4:32 PM
To ring in the holiday season, American Idol will provide complimentary gift wrapping in local shopping centers in New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Dallas and Atlanta from Dec. 18-24. At the festive stations, shoppers can have their purchases wrapped in...
| Feb 23, 2013
Love the look of leather? Saddle up. Leather is charging into home décor going beyond couches, chairs and table tops. It's upholstering walls and covering floors, and manufactured materials made from recycled leather are broadening the design...
| Apr 21, 2013
| 6:24 PM
A southwest suburban man is accused of biting off a piece of another man's ear during a fight Friday morning in Justice, authorities said.
Richard Vody, 28, of the 7800 block of Garden Lane in Justice, was charged with aggravated battery, domestic...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 1:26 PM
The family of a woman struck and killed by a pickup truck while walking along the Eisenhower Expressway after a DUI arrest filed a lawsuit today, saying a state trooper negligently allowed the woman to go free even though she was still under the influence...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 11:26 AM
Westchester Bible Church is gathering items to help those affected by the tornadoes in Kentucky where 10 people died and many lost their homes and are in need of many supplies.
Requested donations include: Bottled water Clothes of any size(new or good...
| Dec 16, 2011
| 12:42 PM
A 25-year-old Chicago woman had a blood-alcohol level nearly two times the legal limit when she was struck and killed by a motorist while walking along the Eisenhower Expressway in September, shortly after she was released by Illinois State Police...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 7:18 PM
A 20-year-old Brookfield man died today following a collision between an SUV and a car near Westchester that left two other people hospitalized.
About 7:05 a.m. Kyle D. Tosh was a front passenger in a Ford Mustang that was eastbound on Cermak Road when...
| Jul 22, 2012
| 8:27 PM
Charges have been filed against an off-duty Illinois State Police trooper suspected of shooting a woman to death, then turning the gun on himself in a domestic attack in Westchester early this morning, authorities said.
Brian Himber, 31, of the 4100...