Surging Prices For EpiPens Worry Allergy SufferersRecent reports about the skyrocketing cost of EpiPens – injectors used to treat severe allergic reactions or allergy attacks – has the people who rely on them getting worried.
Four Dead, Person Questioned After 'Suspicious' Fire In South ChicagoThree children and a man were killed a in an extra-alarm fire early Tuesday in the South Chicago neighborhood, and police said a "person of interest" was being questioned about the blaze, which appeared suspicious.
Teen Driver With Valid Permit Ticketed After Fatal CrashBatavia police say a teenager with a learner’s permit was behind the wheel of a car involved in a recent deadly crash with a motorcyclist.
Police Still Seeking Car Stolen In Sycamore Double HomicideDeKalb County Sheriff’s Police said they’re still looking for clues in the murders of a mother and son whose bodies were found this week in rural Sycamore.
Catholic School Blesses Police Officers In West LawnA Catholic School in the West Lawn neighborhood started the school year in a unique way Wednesday, by offering a blessing for Chicago police officers.
Chicago Police Officer Wounded In Shootout With Carjacking SuspectPolice said officers were investigating reports of a carjacking shortly after 10 p.m., and spotted a vehicle suspected to be the one they were seeking in the 600 block of East 100th Place. Instead of pulling over, the driver leaned out the window and began shooting at officers, police said.
Secret To Downers Grove Man's 101 Years: 'It Just Happens'You’re never too old to get in a little exercise — physically or mentally. Just ask one of the oldest people in the Chicago area.
Rosemont Mayor Will Get A $90K Raise Next YearThe mayor’s salary in northwest suburban Rosemont will skyrocket after the next municipal election next April to $260,000 a year.
Blagojevich Supporter Starts Petition Asking Obama To Grant ClemencyAn Elmwood Park man has started a petition drive asking President Barack Obama to grant clemency to Rod Blagojevich, after a federal judge declined reduce the disgraced former governor’s 14-year prison sentence.
New Food Pantry To Open At DuPage County Elementary School"Thirty-seven thousand children in DuPage County are uncertain where their next meal is coming from," said Deb Baker, executive director of HCS Family Services.
Four People, Dog Stabbed During Buffalo Grove Home InvasionPolice said the homeowner grabbed a handgun during the home invasion, and opened fire, chasing off the suspects.
South Shore Drill Team Won't Perform In Bud Billiken ParadeOne of the most popular performing groups in the annual Bud Billiken Parade will not be on King Drive this year, because of new rules limiting the number of marchers.