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Nick Curley, 8, has raised money for epilepsy awareness. (CBS)

Your Chicago: Skating 100 Miles For Epilepsy Awareness

Nick Curley, an 8-year-old mite hockey player for the Glenview Stars, wanted to raise awareness about epilepsy because his cousin battles it. CBS 2’s Rob Johnson reports.

12/21/2012

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Best Places For Black Friday Shopping Deals In Chicago

For many shoppers, shopping on Black Friday is synonymous with crowds. To find great Black Friday deals in Chicago, consider shopping off the beaten path at the following independent stores.

11/06/2012

The Glenview Park District pool where a young boy drowned Friday. (CBS)

Glenview Police Close Case Of 5-Year-Old Boy Who Drowned

Glenview police have completed a two-month investigation into the June 15 drowning death of a 4-year-old boy in a park district pool.

CBS Chicago–09/08/2012

A Union Pacific freight train hauling coal from Wyoming to Wisconsin derailed near the border between north suburban Glenview and Northbrook on July 4, 2012. A railroad bridge also collapsed in the wreck. (Credit: CBS)

Plan For New Bridge At Site Of Deadly Train Wreck

A new railroad bridge will be built at the site of a deadly train derailment and viaduct collapse in the northern suburbs on July 4.

08/29/2012

Melanie, a Cook County Sheriff's Department bloodhound. (Cook County Sheriff's Dept.)

Bank-Robbery Suspect Sniffed Out By Sheriff’s Bloodhound

Melanie the police dog tracked the robber’s scent to an apartment complex near the Glenview bank that was robbed.

07/23/2012

A Union Pacific freight train hauling coal from Wyoming to Wisconsin derailed near the border between north suburban Glenview and Northbrook on July 4, 2012. A railroad bridge also collapsed in the wreck. (Credit: CBS)

Railroad: Employee Noticed Potential Problem With Tracks Before Derailment

The employee, who was checking the tracks, alerted a manager that day, but the fatal pileup occurred before that supervisor could arrive, CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.

07/16/2012

A car with at least one body inside was found in the rubble of a train derailment and bridge collapse in the northern suburbs, a day after the wreck. (Credit: CBS)

Public Given Chance To Discuss Deadly Train Wreck With Railroad Executives

The public will get a chance to meet Monday evening with railroad executives and federal investigators, about the deadly 4th of July derailment and bridge collapse on the Glenview-Northbrook border.

CBS Chicago–07/16/2012

A Union Pacific freight train hauling coal from Wyoming to Wisconsin derailed near the border between north suburban Glenview and Northbrook on July 4, 2012. A railroad bridge also collapsed in the wreck. (Credit: CBS)

Investigators Review Video Of Train Wreck That Killed 2

Federal investigators are looking at video of the freight train accident that killed a Glenview couple on the 4th of July.

CBS Chicago–07/11/2012

A Union Pacific freight train hauling coal from Wyoming to Wisconsin derailed near the border between north suburban Glenview and Northbrook on July 4, 2012. A railroad bridge also collapsed in the wreck. (Credit: CBS)

After Fatal Train Wreck, Durbin Calls For More Federal Oversight Of Bridge Inspections

As crews continued cleanup of the train derailment and bridge collapse that killed a Glenview couple, U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin was calling for increased federal oversight of railroad bridge inspections.

CBS Chicago–07/09/2012

A car with at least one body inside was found in the rubble of a train derailment and bridge collapse in the northern suburbs, a day after the wreck. (Credit: CBS)

2 Bodies Found In Car Dug Out Of Wreck From Train Derailment

Crews sifting through the wreckage of a train derailment and bridge collapse in the northern suburbs have found two bodies in the wreckage, after digging out a car that had been buried in the rubble.

CBS Chicago–07/05/2012

Elizabeth Philipp of Glenview, 94, got an unwelcome surprise when she went to take her annual driver's test. (CBS)

Too Hot For Driver’s Test, Examiner Tells Motorist

A 94-year-old Glenview woman encountered a road block when she went to the DMV to take an on-road examination. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards explains.

06/29/2012

The Glenview Park District pool where a young boy drowned Friday. (CBS)

Report: Family Furious About Lack Of Answers In Boy’s Drowning

A little boy drowned during a visit to a public pool in Glenview last Friday, and his family has since been trying to learn exactly what happened — reportedly with little success.

CBS Chicago–06/21/2012

The Glenview Park District pool where a young boy drowned Friday. (CBS)

Boy, 4, Dies After Being Pulled From Glenview Pool

The young victim was found unresponsive in the Glenview Park District’s Roosevelt Pool on Friday afternoon.

06/15/2012

Astellas Ribbon Cutting

Quinn: State Incentives Mean New Jobs From Big Drugmaker

Gov. Pat Quinn is hoping to give the struggling economy a shot in the arm.

CBS Chicago–06/04/2012

Jail/Prison

Police: Man Sold More Than 8,000 Counterfeit Phones

Local and federal authorities arrested a man accused of producing more than 8,000 counterfeit Motorola mobile telephones sold online and through businesses in Lincolnshire and Glenview.

04/07/2012

Leonard Reinebach, 20, was charged with criminal damage to property and disorderly conduct, following a fire in a parking lot at Glenbrook Hospital in Glenview. Police originally said the fire appeared to be the result of an explosive device, but later said it was just a fire. (Credit: Glenview Police)

Police: Fire Outside Glenview Hospital Not From Explosive Device

Two schools in Glenview were closed for the day on Wednesday, after authorities found what they originally said was believed to be a small explosive device that had gone off in the parking lot of a hospital nearby. But officials later said it was only a fire.

CBS Chicago–03/14/2012

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District 31 Students Push For Property Tax Hike

Several hundred students, their parents and staff from the two schools in West Northfield District 31 marched and rallied Tuesday, urging voters to approve a tax increase.

CBS Chicago–02/14/2012

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North Shore School District Seeking Tax Hike To Avoid Severe Cuts

A small public school district nestled among two wealthy Chicago suburbs is in serious financial trouble. West Northfield Elementary School District 31 is surrounded by Northbrook and Glenview on the North Shore. It has only two schools and severe cuts are looming if they don’t get more money.

CBS 2–01/25/2012

Sharon Bialek

Cain Accuser Bialek Hopes To Resolve Eviction Case Against Her

Sharon Bialek, the north suburban woman who publicly accused Herman Cain of sexual harassment, leading to the end of his presidential campaign, appeared in court Friday morning for a hearing on her landlord’s attempt to kick her out of her townhome.

12/23/2011

Light Up Your Holidays

Local Company Lights Up Your Holidays

Decorating your home for the holidays can be a nightmare, and climbing ladders and overloading outlets can be downright dangerous, taking those tasks off your hands is where Kelly Fitzsimmons and her crew at Light Up Your Holidays come in.

WBBM Newsradio–12/19/2011

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