Glencoe

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Unconscious Man Found Near Metra Tracks, UP/North Line Trains Delayed

An unconscious man was taken to an Evanston hospital for surgery on a head wound after he was found laying near the Metra tracks in Glencoe, police said.

04/24/2014

Harvey Caplin (Photo supplied to CBS)

Missing Glencoe Man Died Of Cold Exposure

The body of the man — since identified as the 82-year-old Caplin — was found about 10 a.m. Saturday on the Edens Expressway near north suburban Northbrook, on Illinois Tollway property.

04/07/2014

Havey Caplin (Pioneer Press)

Authorities: Body Found In Northbrook Is Missing Glencoe Man

Authorities believe a man found dead near the Edens Expressway in north suburban Northbrook Saturday morning may be Harvey Caplin, an elderly Glencoe man who has been missing since Jan. 21.

04/05/2014

Harvey Caplin (Photo supplied to CBS)

Search Continues For Missing Elderly Man With Dementia

Police from several agencies participated in the search Thursday for the missing man, Harvey Caplin, which was concentrated between Lake-Cook and Dundee Roads in Glencoe.

01/24/2014

Photo Of A Snarling Cougar. (Utah DNR Photo)

Police: Cougar Sighting In Glencoe Unsubstantiated

A possible cougar sighting was reported in north suburban Glencoe this week, but officials believe it may have been a bobcat known to frequent the area.

12/04/2013

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Halloween Trick-Or-Treating Times For Cook County, Ill. 2013

Most communities recommend that adults take costumed children out early in the recommended trick-or-treat hours to take advantage of daylight, for safety’s sake.

10/29/2013

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Coyote Attacks Two Dogs In Glencoe

Both dogs were hospitalized after the attacks, April 28 on the 400 block of Lakeside Terrace, and May 1 on the 500 block of Sheridan Road – three blocks apart.

05/07/2013

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Best Ways To Celebrate Earth Day 2013 In Chicago

Whether you want to learn about compost or find out how you can save an endangered species, the Chicagoland area has numerous activities planned for Earth Day.

04/08/2013

Sadie, a golden retriever, was trapped in a frigid pond in Glencoe when she was surrounded by a pack of coyotes. She was rescued by local firefighters. (Credit: CBS)

Drowning Dog Rescued After Being Encircled By Coyotes

A woman walking with her dogs in Glencoe was confronted by a pack of coyotes and when it was all over, the fire department and a long ladder were needed, reports CBS 2’s Pamela Jones.

02/20/2013

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Winter Break Guide To The Botanic Garden

This time of year–winter break after Christmas–most of the parents I know are in search of two things: a way to entertain the troops that does not include TV, and a little warmth. Last year we discovered the wonders of a place that offers both when we ventured to the Chicago Botanic Garden. Since our first trip there, we’ve since become much more acquainted, so here’s a little guide to the garden with kids during the winter.

12/27/2012

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Suspected Cougar Spotted In Winnetka

Police say a cougar may be roaming around the affluent North Shore suburb of Winnetka.

CBS Chicago–09/05/2012

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Glencoe Firefighter Reports Seeing Mountain Lion

Jim Almdale says he was doing his nightly checks in a wooded area near Glencoe Beach last week when he saw a cougar walk onto the road. CBS 2’s Marissa Bailey reports.

CBS 2–08/09/2012

Rev. Michael James is accusing a Glencoe police officer of racial profiling, for ticketing him for riding his bike through a construction zone, while ignoring several white cyclists for doing the same thing. (Credit: CBS)

Pastor Threatens Lawsuit Over Alleged Racial Profiling In Glencoe

An Evanston pastor has threatened to sue police in north suburban Glencoe, accusing one of its officers of racial profiling.

CBS Chicago–07/16/2012

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Prosecutors: Sleep Disorder Business Owner Bilked Investors, Lived Lavishly

Federal authorities say a Glencoe man led investors to believe their money was going into a sleep disorder business, but he actually used it to buy a mansion, run a tattoo parlor, and live a lavish lifestyle.

CBS Chicago–07/27/2011

Claire Blumenthal and Bernard Miller, who both have lost spouses, got married on Thursday. (CBS)

Couple Proves It’s Never Too Late For Love

Claire Blumenthal and Bernard Miller tied the knot in Glencoe on Thursday after knowing each other since the 1940s.

07/07/2011

Frank Lloyd Wright

Restoration Coming For Glencoe Frank Lloyd Wright House

A Glencoe architect is restoring a run-down, years-vacant Frank Lloyd Wright house to look almost exactly as it did when built in 1915.

04/19/2011

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$5M Bond For Man Charged With Home Invasion

One of three men accused of tying up a man and a locking a child in a basement during a home invasion in Glencoe earlier this week was ordered held on $5 million bond on Friday.

03/18/2011

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Customers Revolt, Walgreen To Reinstate Longtime Druggists

A campaign by customers of a Glencoe drug store taken over by Walgreens has forced the company to reinstate two druggists who worked at the location for years.

11/11/2010

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Fire Breaks Out In Glencoe Home

A fire that started in a large home under renovation in north suburban Glencoe is under control with no injuries.

11/05/2010

File Photo Of The Grounded Kristen J. (U.S. Coast Guard Photo)

Tugboat Near Glencoe Shoreline Still Not Removed

The barges are gone but the tug’s still stuck on a shoal.

10/15/2010