Authorities respond to the scene of a plane crash in suburban Bartlett. (CBS)

Pilot In Fatal Crash Identified

Michael Sandman, 61, of Bloomingdale is the individual who was aboard the single-engine Cessna 172 that crashed in a forest preserve Friday afternoon, the DuPage County Coroner’s Office reports.


Authorities respond to the scene of a plane crash in suburban Bartlett. (CBS)

Pilot Dead In Small Plane Crash Near Bartlett

Agency officials said a Cessna 172 crashed in a forest preserve Friday afternoon. One person was confirmed dead.


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Man Arrested After Bomb Threat During Bartlett Standoff

About 6:40 a.m., an employee of Rana Meal Solutions at 550 S. Spitzer Rd. barricaded himself inside and said he had an explosive device, according to Bartlett police. Sgt. Geoff Pretkelis said at 12:15 p.m. the suspect was in custody and the investigation is ongoing.


File Photo Of Police Tape (Larry W. Smith/Getty Images)

Man And Woman Dead In Murder-Suicide In Bartlett

Police were called to a home in the 500 block of Horizon Drive around 7 p.m. Tuesday to conduct a well-being check, and found a woman dead in the living room, and a man dead in a bathroom.


This was the scene of a Metra train that collided with a car carrier truck Monday in Bartlett. (CBS)

Pennsylvania Trucker Charged In Metra Crash In Bartlett

Volodimyr Matkivski, 41, of Warminster, Pa., was cited for ignoring a posted sign warning motorists about the 22-foot clearance between the tracks and Bartlett Road.


This was the scene of a Metra train that collided with a car carrier truck Monday in Bartlett. (CBS)

Metra Service To Bartlett Back To Normal After Monday Crash

Metra officials said Tuesday morning that they expect “normal” service on the Milwaukee District West Line following a Monday afternoon crash betweeen a train and semi truck that injured two near northwest suburban Bartlett.


This was the scene of a Metra train that collided with a car carrier truck Monday in Bartlett. (CBS)

Metra Train Collides With Semi-Truck, 2 Injured

A Metra commuter train has collided with a truck transporting automobiles near Bartlett, delaying service Monday afternoon.



Man Dies After Bartlett Motorcycle Crash

A Bartlett man died following a motorcycle crash Wednesday in the northwestern suburb.


Nolan McMahon (Credit: DuPage County Sheriff)

$1M Bond For Man Charged With Drug-Induced Homicide

A west suburban man was ordered held on $1 million bond Friday, charged with selling heroin to a teenage boy who died of a drug overdose last month.


Caleb Pescetto (Cook County Sheriff's Department)

Bartlett Man Accused Of Stabbing Metra Officer At Union Station

A northwest suburban Bartlett man was ordered held in lieu of $350,000 bail Sunday after he was accused of stabbing a Metra police officer three times in the leg Saturday.



Best Bars In Chicago To Watch The 2013 Super Bowl

From casual bars to those with a taste of New Orleans, consider watching the Super Bowl at a sports bar in Chicago. Where to go? Check out the list for details.



Gone Country: Best Southern-Style Bars In Chicago

Ready to go country? For longtime fans and those just getting into the genre, the Chicagoland area offers numerous country western-themed bars and nightclubs. Use the following bars to saddle up, round up your friends and get ready to hit the town.


File Photo Of Ambulance (AP Photo)

Bartlett Good Samaritan Killed in I-57 Crash

80 year-old Jack Douglas of Bartett was killed while trying to help an injured motorist.


Tony E. Johnson (Photo provided by the Roselle Police Department)

Cops: Suburban Man Had Machine Guns, Bomb-Making Materials

A Bartlett man has been charged with possessing four machine guns after police found the weapons and bomb-making materials in west suburban Roselle Wednesday.


File Photo Of Ambulance (AP Photo)

Boy, 11, Killed In ATV Accident In Bartlett

A west suburban boy is dead after an accident with an ATV Thursday night.

CBS Chicago–05/25/2012

Police in Bartlett, Ill, have named Reginald Myles, 23, as a suspect in a shooting at the Cadillac Ranch nightclub on Feb. 2, 2012.

Cops Seek 23-Year-Old Man In Bartlett Nightclub Shooting

A 23-year-old northwest suburban man is being sought by police in connection with a Sunday morning shooting that left hospitalized with a gunshot wound to the head following an argument in a Bartlett nightclub.


A man was shot twice in the head at the Cadillac Ranch nightclub in northwest suburban Bartlett around 3 a.m. on Feb. 12, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

Man Shot In Head At NW Suburban Nightclub

A man was shot twice in the head at a northwest suburban nightclub early Sunday, around the same time that he was observed arguing with someone in the foyer of the club, police said.


The lack of snow has put a bite in revenues at Villa Olivia in Bartlett, Ill. (CBS)

With Mild Winter, Business Hurting At Area Ski Resorts

This winter’s unusually mild weather has been both a blessing and a curse, depending on what type of business you happen to run.


Bartlett Crash

Car Sent Off Road Into Trees In Bartlett Crash; 1 Killed

A crash in Bartlett early Thursday sent a car off the road and into a grove of trees.

CBS Chicago–12/15/2011

Freight Train Fire

Metra Line Running, But Delayed, After Derailment

Metra commuters can expect more delays during their morning commute Friday, a day after the fiery freight train derailment that halted the Milwaukee District-West line near Bartlett.

CBS Chicago–11/04/2011