The Village of Oak Park has decided against a proposal to kill pigeons roosting under the Marion Street Metra train viaduct near the downtown shopping district.
Oak Park is set to move ahead with discussion of euthanizing pigeons at a village board meeting Monday.
A cat from Berwyn has been spared, despite an order in the will of her deceased owner.
Your pet gets a better chance for survival at the shelter with a new law signed by Gov. Pat Quinn.
A 15-year-old girl is dead following a crash near Grayslake, in which she asked a friend to take the wheel because she was too upset that her dog was going to be euthanized. The dog also died in the crash.