Hanover Township

An honor guard carries the U.S. flag in the Independence Day parade in Hoffman Estates on July 4, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

Show Goes On For 4th Of July, Despite The Heat

Wednesday’s heat and humidity didn’t stop the 4th of July parade in Hoffman Estates, where four towns were coming together to celebrate the nation’s birthday.

CBS Chicago–07/04/2012

Fireworks are seen from the roof of the

In Tight Times, 4 Municipalities Team Up For Fireworks

Hoffman Estates is partnering with two communities and a township to do fireworks this year at the Sears Centre. CBS 2’s Marissa Bailey reports.

06/18/2012

Aurea Picasso

Prosecutors: Welfare Director Stole Nearly $200K

A former welfare services director from the northwest suburbs has been charged with stealing nearly $200,000 from a food pantry fund and other accounts just as she was to be released from prison on an unrelated charge.

CBS Chicago–10/25/2010