People who saw an ad on Craigslist thought it was too good to be true: A house full of possessions, free for the taking. But it was true and about fifty people showed up this morning a cleared the place out, reports WBBM’s Mike Krauser.
Two men have been charged with breaking the jaw of a 62-year-old man after he moved one of their bicycles, which was blocking the entrance to a west suburban gas station.
A west suburban school district is starting the school year Tuesday with new laptops for each high school student.
A driver was in custody and charges were pending following a traffic crash in Franklin Park early Sunday in which a 41-year-old resident of the northwest suburb was killed.
The fire that destroyed a vacant motel in Franklin Park last week was deliberately set, investigators have ruled.
Firefighters battled an extra-alarm fire early Thursday at a vacant motel in Franklin Park.
Authorities found three tons of cannabis — worth more than $27 million — in a moving truck in west suburban Franklin Park Friday morning.
Police have charged a man with attempted home invasion, about a month after he sustained gunshot wounds while allegedly trying to break into a home.