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Fake Utility Worker Steals $19,000 In Jewelry In Buffalo Grove

Buffalo Grove police say a man impersonated a utility officer to steal $19,000 in jewelry from a resident.

CBS Chicago–11/02/2011

New Year's Brunch

Longtime Waitress Mourned At Restaurant In Buffalo Grove

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.

WBBM Newsradio–11/01/2011

Penny

Woman’s Identity Stolen For A Penny’s Worth Of Porn

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.

CBS Chicago–10/12/2011

File Photo Of Smashed Windshield (Photo by Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images)

Multiple Car Windows Smashed In Buffalo Grove Condo District

Some car owners on a quiet residential street in Buffalo Grove woke up to discover that someone had busted out their windows.

CBS Chicago–10/11/2011

Buffalo Grove Accident

Bicyclist Hit By Minivan, Injured In Buffalo Grove

A cyclist was injured Wednesday morning when a minivan struck a bicycle in Buffalo Grove.

CBS Chicago–10/05/2011

Herbert Mallalieu Burgess (Credit: Lake County Sheriff)

Man Faces More Charges In Sexual Abuse Of 15-Year-Old Boys

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.

CBS Chicago–10/03/2011

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Worker Falls Into Vault, Hits Head In Buffalo Grove

A worker fell into a subterranean vault in Buffalo Grove Wednesday, suffering a head injury that sent him to the hospital.

CBS Chicago–08/31/2011

A culex tarsalis female mosquito that was caught in a trap will be tested for the presence of the West Nile virus. (Photo by Jeff Topping/Getty Images)

West Nile Mosquitoes Discovered In Buffalo Grove

Buffalo Grove is the latest Chicago suburb where West Nile mosquitoes have been discovered.

CBS Chicago–08/25/2011

Viagra pills (Photo by Peter Parker/ Getty Images)

Thief Keeps Stealing Erectile Dysfunction Drugs From Doctor’s Office

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.

08/23/2011

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Two Dead Following Motorcycle Crash In Wheeling

A man and a woman died early Sunday following a single-vehicle motorcycle crash in northwest suburban Wheeling.

07/17/2011

Burrowing Owl

Motion-Activated Owls Infuriate Buffalo Grove Man

A Buffalo Grove man says his neighbor is getting on his nerves with a collection of noisy motion-activated owls.

CBS Chicago–05/17/2011

Gold Jewelry

Buffalo Grove Couple Loses $60K In Valuables To Conman

An elderly couple in Buffalo Grove lost a coin collection and jewelry worth more than $60,000 to a thief who showed up at their house pretending to be a fence installer.

CBS Chicago–05/11/2011

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3 Men Attacked While Leaving Buffalo Grove Banquet Hall

Two men were stabbed and a third was punched over the weekend, as they left a banquet hall in northwest suburban Buffalo Grove over the weekend.

CBS Chicago–05/02/2011

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Police: Man Ordered Hit On Woman He Battered

A northwest suburban man just weeks away from completing a short jail sentence for domestic violence-related charges was indicted for trying to arrange the murder of the woman he was accused of battering.

02/10/2011

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Missing Car Bumper Leads Police To Arrest Mailbox Vandal

Buffalo Grove police had no trouble finding the man who, they say, plowed over 41 mailboxes in his sister’s car in the middle of the night.

01/13/2011

File Photo Of Police Tape (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Police: Man Moves, Breaks Double-Parked Car In Suburbs

A Buffalo Grove man who allegedly took it upon himself to teach parking etiquette received a lesson from police: Do not attempt to be a valet vigilante.

12/21/2010

Buffalo Grove Crash

Car Crashes Into School In Buffalo Grove

A car crashed into an elementary school in northwest suburban Buffalo Grove early this morning, leaving the school seriously damaged.

CBS Chicago–12/13/2010

Elliott Hartstein (Left), Lisa Stone. (Village Of Buffalo Grove Photos)

Buffalo Grove Village President Not To Run Again

The village president of Buffalo Grove has decided not to seek a fourth term in office, after making headlines when he put on a wig and mocked another village official earlier this month.

CBS Chicago–11/29/2010

McDonald's

Unruly McDonald’s Customer Refuses To Pay For Sauce

Police were called to a northwest suburban McDonald’s when a man refused to pay for extra barbecue sauce.

11/18/2010

Elliott Hartstein (Left), Lisa Stone. (Village Of Buffalo Grove Photos)

Suburban Village President Gets Public Scolding

The Buffalo Grove village president put on a wig at a party and pretended to be one of the suburb’s trustees, now the village board has chastised him for it.

CBS Chicago–11/16/2010

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