Five Chicago Area Catholic Schools To Close This SummerThe closings will bring the number of Catholic Schools in Cook and Lake counties to 209 next school year.
CPD To Show Off New Crime-Fighting Tech, Tactics At Police ConferenceChicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson was hosting the crimefighters conference Wednesday night at the University of Chicago Crime Lab.
Convicted Cop Killer Jackie Wilson Hopes For A New Trial, Dozens Of Police Attend HearingDozens of Chicago police officers were on hand Tuesday for a hearing to determine whether convicted cop killer Jackie Wilson will get a new trial.
Good Samaritan Gives Homeless Man Winter Boots Off His Feet"He was bleeding through his socks. So my gut said, take them off and give them to him."
Palos Heights Catholic School May Close Due To Lack Of FundsTime appears to be running out for a southwest suburban Catholic elementary school fighting to stay open after this academic year.
3 Killed In Fiery Crash On Southeast SideA speeding car hit a light pole on 100th Street just west of the Calumet River around 1 a.m. The car flipped onto its roof and caught fire.
Speeding, Distracted Driving Ranked Top Traffic Offenses On TollwaysThere were 5,078 tickets and warnings issued for distracted driving, and 40,955 tickets and warnings for speeding on Chicago area tollways last year.
Firefighters Extinguish Massive Blaze At Des Plaines Scrap Metal YardHuge flames tore through the roof of the factory as the fire quickly spread.
Flu Cases Surging In Cook County In The Past Few WeeksCook County health officials said their hospitals and clinics saw 46 confirmed cases of flu from Oct. 21 through Dec. 24. In the two weeks that followed, there were 103 cases.
Illinois' Number Of Traffic Deaths In 2017 Surpasses 1,000For the second year in a row, the number of people killed in crashes on Illinois roads has gone over 1,000.
How Are Cemeteries Able To Bury The Dead In The Bitter Cold?With as cold as it’s been the past couple of weeks, you may wonder how cemeteries are able to continue burying the dead in a timely way.
Wheaton Metra Station Remains Closed, Riders Use Temporary Warming TrailerMany Metra riders in Wheaton are thankful they have a temporary place to stay warm while they wait for their trains, after a fire wrecked the station.