Glenview

A van crashed through a glass entrance at Abt Electronics in Glenview on Tuesday, but the suspects fled the scene without stealing any merchandise, after they were confronted by an employee. (Credit: CBS)

Van Crashes Into Glenview Abt, Suspects Flee Without Grabbing Anything

A van crashed through the front of the Abt Electronics store in north suburban Glenview early Tuesday, in an apparent smash-and-grab attempt, but the suspects fled the scene without stealing anything.

03/10/2015

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Man Struck, Killed By Freight Train In Glenview

About 6:40 p.m., the three-locomotive, 137-car train carrying coal from Wyoming to an electric company in Wisconsin hit a person near Cove Lane and Dearlove Road in Glenview, according to Union Pacific spokesman Mark Davis.

01/26/2015

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Man Charged With Robbing 7-Eleven In Niles

Martell Flippins, 26, entered 7-Eleven, 7450 Oakton St., at 3:05 a.m. on Nov. 7 and made off with a bag of money from the register after he showed the clerk he had a gun, Niles police said in a statement.

01/07/2015

A Glenview woman killed Tuesday in a crash with an oncoming semi Tuesday on the Indiana Toll Road. / Photo from Indiana State Police

Glenview Woman Killed In Crash With Semi On Indiana Toll Road

An 18-year-old north suburban woman who police said may have been texting while driving was killed Tuesday in a crash with a semi truck on the Indiana Toll Road.

12/30/2014

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Police: Man Tried To Lure Glenview Girl Into Car

The man asked, “Hey come in here, have you ever tried chocolate chip cookies?” The girl kept walking and the man pulled into a driveway, blocking her path.

11/24/2014

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16-Year-Old Girl In Critical Condition After Being Hit By Motorcycle

A 16-year-old girl was struck by a motorcycle Sunday evening in north suburban Glenview, leaving both her and the driver in critical condition.

08/25/2014

The driver of this pickup was hospitalized after it crashed into a home in north suburban Glenview, causing major damage on Thursday morning. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Pickup Truck Crashes Into Glenview Home

The pickup struck a brick home about 7:15 a.m. in the 3200 block of Potter Road, just north of the intersection of Hammersmith Drive, according to Glenview police Sgt. Patrick Schuster.

08/07/2014

L-R) Nick Rhodes, John Taylor, Simon LeBon and Roger Taylor of Duran Duran attend the 'Duran Duran: Unstaged' premiere during the 6th Annual MoMA Contenders Series at Museum of Modern Art on November 4, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)

Duran Duran Suing Glenview-Based Fan Club For Lack Of Payment

Duran Duran, the ’80s pop group known best for the hit song “Hungry Like the Wolf,” is suing their Glenview-based fan club after it allegedly breached its contract by not giving the band its promised revenue.

07/22/2014

A railroad viaduct along Skokie Highway was flooded by heavy rains on Monday, leaving a long line of trucks stranded for several hours as they waited for the water to drain enough to pass. (Credit: CBS)

Monday’s Storms Leave Homes And Roads Flooded

Heavy rainfall from a series of thunderstorms that moved through the Chicago area on Monday and early Tuesday left several roads impassable, and many basements flooded, especially in the northern suburbs, where the rain was heaviest.

05/13/2014

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Suit: Chicago, Glenview Cops Lied Under Oath About Traffic Stop

According to the suit, Glenview police are required to record every traffic stop using audio and visual recording devices from their squad car. However, in June 2013 – the day Joseph Sperling was stopped – a Glenview officer disabled his vehicle’s recording devices at the request of a Chicago officer.

04/17/2014

At least 40 icicles hang from the roof of Jerome Ashishtoam's house in Glenview, including a massive icicle that blocks the front door. (Viewer photo)

Couple Likes Icicles So Much, They Let Massive One Block Their Front Door

Icicles decorate the front of many a home in Chicago and the suburbs, thanks to the weather we’ve been having, but few are like those on the front of a home in north suburban Glenview.

02/12/2014

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Coyote Attacks Small Dog In Glenview

Responding to an emergency call early Monday, north suburban police found a barefoot woman in pajamas screaming frantically that her dog was snatched away by a coyote in a Glenview neighborhood.

12/30/2013

(Left to right) Stevan Bulatovic, Nikolas Pena, and Michael Staples are accused of stealing cash and valuables from at least 100 cars, most of them unlocked. (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Three Charged With Burglarizing More Than 100 Cars

Police credited a call from a local resident who provided a description of the thieves led officers to one of the suspects, and arrests of the other two soon followed.

11/19/2013

Three people died in a fiery crash in Glenview. (Credit: Ed Curran)

Lawsuit Filed In Death Of Woman In Glenview Crash

The son of a woman killed in a north suburban crash involving a garbage truck two weeks ago has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the Village of Skokie.

10/29/2013

Three people died in a fiery crash in Glenview. (Credit: Ed Curran)

Family Wants Answers After Fatal Glenview Crash

A car exploded into flames after colliding with a garbage truck in Glenview, killing three people.

10/16/2013

Nabil Anas (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Man Accused Of Prostituting Teen To Buy Drugs

Nabil Anas provided the Palos Park woman with cocaine, and prostituted her several times over the last few weeks, and then used the money to buy drugs and pay for motel rooms.

09/27/2013

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Glenview Police Warn Of Man Trying To Lure Girls

Police in north suburban Glenview are warning of a man trying to lure children into his car.

09/27/2013

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1 Dead, 2 Hurt In Glenview Crash

Emergency crews called to the 1000 block of South Milwaukee Avenue about 2:41 p.m. found two cars with crumpled front-ends.

09/23/2013

Glenview firefighters rescued two people from a 9th floor balcony, after a fire broke out in a neighboring condo. (Credit: NVP Video)

Firefighters Rescue Two From High-Rise Fire In Glenview

Residents at 3925 Triumvera Dr. were jolted awake when a fire started in a 9th floor condo after midnight.

09/11/2013

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West Nile Virus Found In Glenview

The first cases of West Nile virus this year in north suburban Glenview were reported Wednesday, the Pioneer Press is reporting.

07/13/2013

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