(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.


Harwood Heights water tower. (CBS)

Harwood Heights OKs Controversial Deal With Developer

Critics say the village is planning to buy a plot of land for $3.8 million dollars and then sell the property to a developer, the Bradford Group, for $100. CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.

CBS 2–03/08/2012

A Polish flag with a black streamer flies from a car outside a memorial mass at Holy Trinity Church held to honor Polish President Lech Kaczynski and the 96 others killed when their plane crashed yesterday in Western Russia April 11, 2010 in Chicago, Illinois. Chicago is home to the largest population of Polish people outside of Warsaw.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Chicago Area Pols Pushing For Visa Waiver For Poland

Several Chicago aldermen and other local politicians with Polish roots — or Polish American constituents — are pushing a resolution in the City Council to ask the federal government to do away with the visa requirement for Polish citizens.

CBS Chicago–02/12/2012

Former Harwood Heights Mayor Norbert Pabich (Photo courtesy Harwood Heights website)

Former Harwood Heights Mayor Norbert Pabich Dies In Fall

A former Harwood Heights mayor died early Sunday from head injuries suffered after a fall down the basement stairs in his home.


File Photo Of Police Tape (Larry W. Smith/Getty Images)

Harwood Heights Officer Hurt Investigating Home

A north suburban police sergeant was hospitalized Friday after falling from a porch where police discovered what they say is an uninhabitable home during a well-being check.


Fatal Shooting

Man Fatally Shot In NW Suburbs

A 60-year-old man was fatally shot Friday in northwest suburban Harwood Heights.