Five Infants From Palatine Daycare Center Diagnosed With MeaslesCook County and Illinois public health officials have begun investigating a cluster of measles cases linked to a daycare center in Palatine.
Two Injured When SUV Crashes Into Daycare In South ShoreAbout 12:25 a.m., a 19-year-old woman driving an SUV eastbound on 79th Street near Crandon Avenue swerved to avoid a crash with a westbound vehicle and struck a commercial building, police said.
Feds: Rep Derrick Smith Admitted He Screwed Up Over BribeIn the two years since he was indicted on bribery charges, state Rep. Derrick Smith has defiantly maintained his innocence in public, but within hours of his arrest, he allegedly admitted to FBI agents that he “f - - - ed up” when he accepted a $7,000 cash bribe.
Man Facing Sex Abuse Charges Tied To Now-Closed Lansing DaycareA Grant Park man was charged Monday with aggravated criminal sexual abuse, in connection with incidents that happened in the early ‘90s at a south suburban daycare center.
Father Of Woman Convicted Of Killing Toddler Confident Case "Far From Over"An Illinois Appellate Court panel has upheld the murder conviction of a Carpentersville woman accused of killing a 16-month-old boy at a Deerfield daycare center five years ago, but the woman’s father said it's only a minor setback.
Teen Gets 6 Years For Molesting Kids At Mom's DaycareA jury trial was scheduled to begin Aug. 19 and, if convicted, Brett Degler could have faced up to 60 years in prison.
State Shuts West Side Daycare Center After Baby's DeathState officials have shut down a daycare center in the West Garfield Park neighborhood, after a 1-year-old girl died there earlier this week.
Overnight Fire Closes Southwest Side Daycare CenterAn electrical fire overnight at a Southwest Side daycare center has left the owner scrambling to find a new location to send dozens of kids Thursday morning.
Woman Allegedly Lied About Baby's Abduction To Get Cops To Find Stolen CarPolice rushed to a Chatham neighborhood daycare center around 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, after 25-year-old Jeanette Holt called 911 to report her 1997 Chevy Monte Carlo had been stolen with her 1-year-old son inside.
Shots Fired Into Room For Babies At South Side Day Care CenterAt least one shot was fired into a day care center in the South Side's Jeffery Manor neighborhood over the weekend.
'Felony Lane Gang' Hits Naperville Again, Stealing Purses Left In CarsA roving band of thieves is at it again, striking seven times in as many days in Naperville, this time targeting moms who are dropping off their kids at daycare.
Daycare Provider's Son Arrested For Sexual AssaultA teenager is behind bars, accused of having sexual conduct with young children cared for by his mother in far north suburban Winthrop Harbor.