More Police Vigilance, Tickets During Distracted Driving Awareness WeekExpect to see police being more vigilant this week in giving out warnings and tickets on this Distracted Driving Awareness Week in Illinois.
City Plans For CTA's Cottage Grove Green Line Station RenovationsMayor Rahm Emanuel, U.S. Congressman Bobby Rush, CTA President Dorval R. Carter, Jr. and Chicago Department of Transportation Commissioner Rebekah Scheinfeld announced Monday the plans to renovate CTA's Cottage Grove Green Line station and its surrounding area.
Obama Returns To ChicagoFormer President Barack Obama returned to Chicago Sunday, marking his first public trip back to the city since leaving the White House.
Deadly Tornadoes Tore Through Chicago Area 50 Years Ago TodayIt was 50 years ago today, massive EF-4 tornados tore though the southwest and northwest suburbs, killing 58 people.
Man Charged With Rape And Murder Of Tiffany Thrasher In SchaumburgBulmaro Mejia-Maya has been charged with murder, home invasion, and aggravated criminal sexual assault in the death of Tiffany Thrasher.
Man Who Led Police On Chase Claimed He Was Being Filmed For MovieA man who was arrested after leading police on a chase told officers he didn’t stop because he thought he was being filmed for a movie.
Woman Shot During Robbery Near O'HareA woman was seriously wounded early Thursday, when two robbers shot her while trying to steal her purse in the O’Hare neighborhood.
Opposition Arises Against 2 Proposals Allowing AT&T To Stop Landline ServiceThe Citizens Utility Board, AARP and the Illinois Public Interest Research Group are teaming up in opposition to proposed legislation in the Illinois General Assembly to would let AT&T get rid of traditional landline phones.
Officials Compare Heroin Epidemic To Ebola OutbreakLocal officials would like people to start being as concerned about the heroin epidemic as they were when Ebola was a global health concern.
Trailer Mimics Teen's Bedroom To Teach How To Spot Signs Of Drug UseThe effort to reduce the number of heroin overdose deaths has a new weapon: a traveling exhibit urging parents to search children’s bedrooms
All-Inclusive Playground Set To Break Ground In Oak Lawn By SeptemberA playground for kids of all abilities and disabilities is in the planning stages in southwest suburban Oak Lawn.
First Base From Cubs' World Series Clincher Sells For More Than $100KWinning the World Series in 2016 was priceless for the Cubs and their fans, but memorabilia has been selling for big bucks online.