Lake County Offering Free Mumps Vaccines For U Of I StudentsThe university is trying to stop an outbreak that sickened dozens of students this summer.
Are Vandals Trying To Sabotage DuPage County Flood Control Project?DuPage County Board Member Jim Zay, who chairs the DuPage Water Commission, said it was thought at first that kids were behind the broken construction vehicle windows, doors, and control panels at Armstrong Park, where the Klein Creek Flood Mitigation Project began a year ago.
Prosecutors: Alleged Kidnapper Was Obsessed With ChildrenGuiseppe Ressa, 34, was charged with three counts of aggravated kidnapping, three counts of child abduction and two counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse.
Officials Discouraged By Very Low Turnout In Suburban ElectionsIf you thought Chicago’s 40 percent turnout on Tuesday was poor – and it was – pity the surrounding suburbs. The Cook County Clerk’s office said suburban turnout was only about 14 percent on Tuesday. McHenry County barely reached 11 percent. Lake County was little better at 11.25 percent.
"I Voted" Stickers A Thing Of The Past In Lake CountyWhile voters in most suburban counties will receive an "I Voted" sticker in exchange for their completed ballot Tuesday, Lake County voters haven't had the option to receive the coveted sticker in years.
DuPage County Police Agencies Preparing For Next Big 'Incident'An Incident Management Assistance Team, or IMAT, will help local police departments in DuPage with the command and control of large-scale events such as an active-shooter situation or big protest.
2 Investigators: Why Aren't More Cops Carrying Naloxone?Every three days someone living in the suburbs dies from heroin. A medication that can reverse an overdose from heroin, and other opioids, is being carried by some first responders but not others.
Another Suburban Measles Case Brings Illinois Total To 11Ten people who have been infected with measles are associated with KinderCare Learning Center in Palatine, including this new case.
Three Men Collapse, Die While Shoveling Snow: DuPage CoronerThree men, all in their early 60s, were shoveling snow at their respective homes when they collapsed, according to the DuPage County coroner’s office.
Chicago Area Voter Info: Polling Places, Sample BallotsNeed help locating your polling place or finding a sample ballot? We've got links to the information you need.
Frank Thomas' Former Oak Brook Home Relists For $2.5MIt's a nine-bedroom mansion, so there would be plenty of room for your friends to stay.
Caretaker Charged With Stealing From Elderly Woman, Hospice PatientA Chicago woman who worked as caretaker allegedly stole from two patients — including a woman living her last days in hospice care — and was ordered held on a $300,000 bond Thursday.