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Two Charged In Mount Prospect ShootingJulio Avila, 21, and Eduardo Castro, 18, were each charged Tuesday with a count of aggravated battery with a firearm.
Feds: Elderly Felon Robbed Bank So He Could Return To PrisonAn aging ex-con who deliberately got caught robbing a bank so he could go back to prison should have his wish fulfilled, federal prosecutors say.
Four Hurt In Six-Car Crash In NilesThe driver of a Ford F-150 pickup was westbound on Dempster Street just before 11 p.m. when he crossed into the eastbound lanes and hit a taxi head-on, according to Niles police.
Two Dead In Apparent Murder-Suicide In Mount ProspectJuly Diaz-Hernandez and Victariao Lopez-Rosales were found dead in a bathtub at their home in the 500 block of West Dempster Street.
Smoke Detector Alerts Nanny To Fire, Helps Save Child In EvanstonOfficials say a smoke detector was key in alerting residents to a fire in a single-family home Monday in north suburban Evanston.
Governor Celebrates Removal Of Dam In RiversideUsually, when you see politicians gather for ribbon-cutting ceremonies at public projects, it’s to mark their completion or dedication. But Friday, Gov. Pat Quinn and others gathered in a park in west suburban Riverside, along the Des Plaines River, to celebrate the destruction of a dam.
Winnetka Village Trustee Busted For Allegedly Driving Drunk In SkokieA Winnetka village trustee was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol after she was pulled over for a traffic stop in Skokie early this past Thursday morning.
Viaduct Replacement To Close Part Of Purple Line This WeekendMajor repair work on CTA bridges is going to halt service on a stretch of the Purple Line in Evanston over the weekend.
Car Plows Into Mattress Store In SkokieIt was a mess Thursday morning at a mattress store in Skokie, after a car plowed right into the middle of the showroom.
Sanitary Conditions Lead Morton Grove To Close LA Fitness ClubAn LA Fitness health club in Morton Grove has been ordered shut down because of unsanitary conditions.
Skokie Explosion May Have Been Arson, Report SaysA Skokie two-flat that destroyed by an explosion and fire last month may have been set ablaze intentionally.
Skokie Deli Plans To Reopen 'Better And Stronger' After FireIt may be a while before a landmark Skokie deli and bakery reopens after a devastating fire over the weekend.