From checking out the solar system to going head-to-head with other film buffs, there’s never been a better time to be a nerd in Chicago.
A bundled-up bandit robbed a Chase Bank branch in northwest suburban Buffalo Grove on Thursday.
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The northwest suburb of Buffalo Grove is known for subdivisions with large houses and spacious yards, and broad roads lined with strip malls. But published reports say a brand new downtown could be coming to Buffalo Grove, under a development plan issued this week.
A 20-year-old northwest suburban man triggered a dangerous weekend brush fire by throwing a burning firecracker into grass alongside a trail, Lake County prosecutors said Monday.
A Brush fire in Buffalo grove took out power to about 2,400 on Sunday, and police arrested and charged a 20-year-old man who allegedly was lighting off fireworks.
The SAT test is tough for high-schoolers looking to get into college. But imagine taking the test as a sixth-grader — and getting a perfect score.
Barely a month ago, the owners of DeLuca’s Pizzeria were the subject of a feature article in the Buffalo Grove Patch, in which they talked about fine-tuning recipes and the seasonal cycles of the pizza business.
Police in Buffalo Grove are looking for a thief who broke into three parked cars and stole purses while the owners were attending a Jewish youth meeting.
Buffalo Grove police say a man impersonated a utility officer to steal $19,000 in jewelry from a resident.
Customers and staffers at a Buffalo Grove restaurant are grieving over the death of a waitress who was more like a mother to all of them.
A Buffalo Grove woman recently discovered that her bank account had been hacked, in what may be the lowest-paying identity theft case in human history.
Some car owners on a quiet residential street in Buffalo Grove woke up to discover that someone had busted out their windows.
A cyclist was injured Wednesday morning when a minivan struck a bicycle in Buffalo Grove.
A northwest suburban man already charged with sexually assaulting two 15-year-old boys is now facing more charges, after police recovered additional evidence in his apartment.
A worker fell into a subterranean vault in Buffalo Grove Wednesday, suffering a head injury that sent him to the hospital.
Buffalo Grove is the latest Chicago suburb where West Nile mosquitoes have been discovered.
Workers in a Buffalo Grove doctor’s office told police that someone for months has been taking from the office’s supply of erectile dysfunction drug samples.
A man and a woman died early Sunday following a single-vehicle motorcycle crash in northwest suburban Wheeling.
A Buffalo Grove man says his neighbor is getting on his nerves with a collection of noisy motion-activated owls.
- Board Votes To Close 49 Chicago Elementary SchoolsThe Chicago Board of Education on Wednesday voted to close 49 elementary schools, in what is believed to be the biggest single mass shutdown of schools in U.S. history.706
- Lockdown Lifted At Morton West High SchoolMorton West High School has been placed on lock down for precautionary reasons after an unknown individual entered the building.558
- Former Glenbard East Student Accused Of Planning Columbine-Type AttackA 19-year-old former student at Glenbard East High School in Lombard was in custody on Wednesday, accused of planning a "Columbine-style" attack on the school, with a list of people he wanted to target.517
- Woman Robs North Side BankA woman robbed a Lakeview bank Tuesday afternoon on the city’s North Side.262
- Four Schools To Be Spared From Closing; Another To Be DelayedHours before a final vote by the Chicago Board of Education, Chicago Public Schools officials have agreed to back off of plans to close four of the 53 elementary schools targeted for closing at the end of the school year, Board Vice President Jesse Ruiz confirmed Wednesday morning.415
- Boy, 17, Fatally Shot In Back Of The YardsA teenage boy was fatally shot in the South Side Back of the Yards neighborhood Tuesday evening, police said.147
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