Barrington Hills


Barrington Hills Crash Leaves One Dead

A man was killed in a crash in northwest suburban Barrington Hills Wednesday afternoon.


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Cause Of Fire That Destroyed Barrington Hills Mansion Still Undetermined

A suburban fire chief says investigators are still working to determine the cause of an extra-alarm fire that destroyed a Barrington Hills mansion over the weekend, reports WBBM’s Regine Schlesinger.


A car plunged into a swimming pool in the back yard of a home in Barrington Hills early Thursday. (Credit: CBS)

Police: Drunk Driver Steered Car Into Pool In Barrington Hills

A Schaumburg man has been charged with drunk driving, after driving his car into an in-ground swimming pool in Barrington Hills.


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Barrington Hills Man Pleads Guilty To Fatal Drunk Driving Crash

Karsten Eilertsen, 19, entered a blind plea of guilty to two counts of aggravated DUI for the March 3, 2013, crash in Barrington Hills. His Chevrolet Suburban was traveling north on Route 59 about 3 p.m. when it sideswiped a southbound Toyota just south of Route 68, according to police.



MissingMan Found Dead In Barrington Hills Forest Preserve

The Cook County Sheriff’s office is investigating, but could not immediately say whether foul play was involved.


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O’Hare To Get 25 Goats To Help With Landscaping

The city of Chicago is set to employ a herd of goats to clear vegetation at O’Hare International Airport.


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Man Dead, 4 Injured In Barrington Hills Crash

A man is dead and four other people were injured Sunday afternoon in a four-vehicle accident in northwest suburban Barrington Hills.


A site in East Dundee where Insurance Auto Auctions plans to build an auto auction yard, right next to a subdivision in neighboring Barrington Hills. (Credit: CBS)

East Dundee, Barrington Hills Spar Over Plan For Auto Auction Yard

Two neighboring northwest suburbs have been battling over a business that one village said is a potential threat to the safety of the area’s drinking water.

CBS 2–10/02/2012

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Suspected Murder-Suicide In Barrington Hills

A husband and wife are dead following an apparent murder-suicide Wednesday in northwest suburban Barrington Hills.


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Walter’s Perspective: Silly Lawsuit By Spoiled Brats

I came across a story today I never imagined I would – about two young adults, a brother and sister from an elite Chicago suburb, filing a lawsuit against their mother, accusing her of mistreating them.

CBS 2–08/30/2011

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Suburban Baby Killed By Overturned Dresser

The death of a 2-year-old northwest suburban boy was caused by a dresser accidentally overturning and crushing the toddler, an autopsy has shown.


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Barrington Hills Outdoor Lighting Fight Coming To A Head

The forces of light and darkness are squaring off again and it has nothing to do with the new Harry Potter movie

CBS Chicago–11/18/2010

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Driver Killed In Suburban Head-On Crash

A driver was killed Friday morning when two vehicles collided head-on in the northwest suburbs.