Two men are accused of stealing government loan money intended for a south suburban Ford Heights church and allegedly spending it on themselves.
The owner of the Boone County Family Restaurant in Caledonia, Matt Nebiu, said business was slow Saturday when the customer handed checks to 25-year-old Amy Sabani, 23-year-old Sarah Seckinger and 28-year-old Amber Kariolich.
The most expensive items were two train cars. One sold for $13,000; the other for $10,000.
A Chicago man stole more than $1,000 from a Salvation Army Red Kettle while working as a bell ringer in Naperville, prosecutors allege.
A south suburban man is being held on a $1 million bond after police conducting a traffic stop in west suburban Bloomingdale turned up nearly half a million dollars’ worth of cocaine and methamphetamine Wednesday.
The department’s bomb and arson unit will take the entire stash to an undisclosed location and destroy it.
A $100,000 prize has pitted two south suburbs against each other over a new dog park.
A Hinsdale church will not be responsible for thousands of dollars of international calls after all.
A $10,000 reward is being offered after a Rush University student was shot during a robbery attempt near campus.