In southwest suburban Homer Glen, five candidates are running for village president, five candidates are running for village clerk, and 13 candidates are running for three trustee seats. All 23 candidates are write-in candidates.
A Wisconsin woman suspected of stealing a car and driving on a suspended license, is blamed for a head-on crash that killed her and another driver over the weekend in the western suburbs.
A police officer from the Kane County town of Campton Hills is credited with saving the life of a motorcyclist whose leg was severed in a crash.
A Kane County man is due in court today after being the latest to be arrested in a statewide crackdown on child pornography.