Some Suburbs Plan Exemptions From Cook County Sick Leave MandateSeveral Cook County suburbs have begun pushing back against the county’s newly-approved paid sick leave ordinance.
Three Arrested After Two Shot In BarringtonSherron P. Reed Jr., 20; Brandon D. Campbell, 21; and Justin L. Crowder, 19, each face one count of aggravated battery with a firearm and one count of aggravated discharged of a firearm in the direction of an occupied vehicle, both Class X felonies, according to a statement from Barrington police.
Some Parents Not Happy About Proposal To Push Back School Start Times In Barrington A proposal to push back school start times in Barrington is getting pushback from parents.
Prosecutors: Barrington Man Shot Wife In Dispute Over Coffee MakerBond was set at $3 million for Larry R. Lotz, 65, who faces two counts of first-degree murder for the attack that happened about 12:30 a.m. Friday, according to Lake County state’s attorney’s office spokeswoman Cynthia Vargas.
No Bail For Disbarred Attorney Charged With Killing Wife In 1973Donnie Rudd, 73, was arrested last week in Sugarland, Texas, for the cold case murder of Noreen Rudd on Sept. 14, 1973, according to the Cook County state’s attorney’s office.
Parents Sentenced To Five Years Each For Baby's Starvation DeathMarkisha Jones, 19; and Gene Edwards, 22, each pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter and child endangerment in connection with the death of their daughter, Mya G. Edwards, according to Cook County court records.
Renowned Penny Road Pub In Barrington Up For SaleThe original building for the Penny Road Pub in Barrington was built in 1853. Owner Dave Sanfilippo said his father bought the place in 1972. After 43 years in the family, he said it's time to sell.
Sign Of The Times: 'Active Shooter' Drill At Middle SchoolSome 200 teachers tried to deal with that “what if” scenario, in which a police officer played the role of an armed invader.
Barrington Cultivates Team Handball, A Growing Sport In Other Parts Of The GlobeCoach Craig Rot trains the only youth team handball club in the United States supported by the Olympic governing body.
Barrington Man, Daughter Dead In Murder-SuicideAuthorities in the northern suburbs were investigating a murder-suicide, after a father and daughter were found dead in their Barrington home.
Police Investigating Deaths At Barrington HomeBarrington police and firefighters responded to a home in the 500 block of North Avenue around 4:15 p.m. Tuesday, after receiving calls about a possible death.
Canada's "Phantom Bandit" Caught Stealing Liquor From Jewel A man dubbed the “Phantom Bandit” for his ability to rob banks and then disappear was very much there when police arrested him for the alleged theft of nearly $1,000 in liquor from a Barrington grocery store.