An 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.
The 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.
July Diaz-Hernandez and Victariao Lopez-Rosales were found dead in a bathtub at their home in the 500 block of West Dempster Street.
Officials say a smoke detector was key in alerting residents to a fire in a single-family home Monday in north suburban Evanston.
Usually, 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.
A 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.
Major repair work on CTA bridges is going to halt service on a stretch of the Purple Line in Evanston over the weekend.
It was a mess Thursday morning at a mattress store in Skokie, after a car plowed right into the middle of the showroom.
An LA Fitness health club in Morton Grove has been ordered shut down because of unsanitary conditions.
A Skokie two-flat that destroyed by an explosion and fire last month may have been set ablaze intentionally.
It may be a while before a landmark Skokie deli and bakery reopens after a devastating fire over the weekend.
A popular deli and bakery in north suburban Skokie has been shut down after a fire overnight.
A 17-year-old boy has been charged with shooting another teen inside a McDonald’s in Evanston last week.
A car and a school bus were involved in a crash Friday morning in northwest suburban Mount Prospect.
A man was apprehended by Chicago Police this morning, after leading a chase through several northern suburbs for about an hour before crashing in Rogers Park.