Members at a northwest suburban church got quite a shock on Sunday when they opened up a shopping bag that had been left on a car and found a newborn baby inside.
Over nearly two centuries, the oldest church in Aurora has survived a powerful windstorm and an arson fire. But now it is closing for good.
Police are looking for a burglar who is suspected of hitting churches on the city’s South Side over the past month.
A 17-year old girl stole money from a church office, while her accomplice robbed a church employee, earlier this month in the on the Far South Side, police said.
Christians in Chicago are pausing to reflect on their lives and their faith. Many of those who could not find the time to make it to their church had their faith find them instead.
A woman was found dead inside her vehicle and appears to be the first weather-related death in Lake County because of the storm.
Gov. Pat Quinn and Republican challenger Bill Brady focused on education, family values and President Barack Obama on Sunday in one of their final pitches to black voters at a major Chicago mega-church.
Police are investigating two swastikas found spray-painted on pavement outside north suburban church.