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Carly A. Rousso has been charged with running over and killing a 5-year-old girl in Highland Park on Labor Day. (Highland Park Police)

Judge Admonishes Rousso For Missing Court Date

Highland Park 19-year-old Carly Rousso missed her court date Tuesday, after voluntarily checking into a treatment center due to mental trauma from the fatal accident she was involved in last summer.

07/18/2013

A customer purchases an AK-47 style rifle for about $1200 at Freddie Bear Sports sporting goods store on December 17, 2012 in Tinley Park, Illinois (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Waukegan Rejects Assault Weapons Ban

Facing a state-mandated deadline for communities to adopt firearm regulations prior to the implementation of Illinois’ new concealed-carry law, the council voted to follow overall state statute on firearms and not enact any extra measures.

07/16/2013

Francisco Anthony Martinez is charged with obstruction of justice for allegedly providing police with false information in the investigation of the murder of Colin Nutter. (Police booking photo)

Man Charged With Obstruction In Murder Of Highland Park Man

A fourth man has been charged in connection with the fatal shooting of a 20-year-old Highland Park man whose body was found off the Edens Expressway June 3 in Wilmette.

07/01/2013

Carly Rousso, of Highland Park, stands in the courtroom of Lake County Judge James K. Booras during a pretrial hearing in Waukegan on June 11, 2013. (Credit: Stacey Wescott/Chicago Tribune)

Lawsuit Settled In Alleged ‘Huffing’ Crash That Killed 5-Year-Old Girl

A civil lawsuit filed in connection with the death of a 5-year-old girl last Labor Day, caused by a Highland Park teenager who was allegedly “huffing” a cleaning product beforehand, has been settled ahead of the teen’s criminal trial.

06/11/2013

Musician Billy Corgan talks with CBS 2's Rob Johnson at Corgan's tea house, Madam Zuzu's, in Highland Park. (CBS)

Your Chicago: Madame Zuzu’s Tea House

CBS 2’s Rob Johnson takes us to the North Shore, where Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan has launched a business venture that’s equal parts art and tea.

06/07/2013

Police and a forensics team investigate after a body was found on a frontage road near the Edens Expressway. (Credit: CBS)

Three Arrested In Death Of Highland Park Man

Three people, including two Highland Park High School students, have been arrested and charged with first-degree murder in the death of a 20-year-old Highland Park man.

06/07/2013

Michael Jordan Mansion

Michael Jordan Reduces Asking Price For Highland Park Mansion

The asking price on basketball legend Michael Jordan’s longtime personal residence has been reduced from $29 million to $21 million.

01/18/2013

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North Shore Woman Sues Realtor After Open House Theft

A North Shore woman is suing a realty company because of what she says happened during an open house.

11/08/2012

Teachers picketed Monday afternoon in a show of solidarity in Highland Park. (CBS)

Highland Park Teachers Reach Deal, School In Session Today

Teachers and the school board in Highland Park have reached a settlement, ending a one-day strike.

10/17/2012

Teachers picketed Monday afternoon in a show of solidarity in Highland Park. (CBS)

Highland Park, Highwood Teachers On Strike

School teachers in Highland Park and Highwood went on strike Tuesday, canceling classes for 4,500 students in North Shore School District 112.

10/16/2012

Teachers picketed Monday afternoon in a show of solidarity in Highland Park. (CBS)

Down To Wire In Highland Park; Will Teachers Strike?

CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports from Highland Park, where teachers picketed Monday afternoon in a show of solidarity.

10/15/2012

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North Shore School District Teachers May Strike Tomorrow

Teachers apart of the North Shore School District tell CBS 2’s Courtney Gousman, that if they can’t reach an agreement tonight during contract negotiations, they will begin striking tomorrow.

CBS 2–10/15/2012

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North Shore District 112 Teachers Set Strike Date

Teachers in North Shore District 112 have set a strike date of Oct. 16 as both sides have so far failed to reach an agreement.

10/05/2012

Carly A. Rousso has been charged with running over and killing a 5-year-old girl in Highland Park on Labor Day. (Highland Park Police)

Teen Indicted For DUI, Reckless Homicide In Crash That Killed 5-Year-Old

The young woman accused of running over and killing a 5-year-old girl in Highland Park on Labor Day has been indicted for reckless homicide and driving under the influence.

CBS Chicago–10/03/2012

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Man Who Died In Highland Park Fire Believed To Be Restaurateur

It could be a few days before authorities have a positive identification on a man found dead in his burning home in Highland Park, but neighbors say he was the owner of a local restaurant.

CBS Chicago–09/25/2012

Carly A. Rousso has been charged with running over and killing a 5-year-old girl in Highland Park on Labor Day. (Highland Park Police)

Suit: ‘Huffing’ Teen Driver May Have Run Over Girl Twice

The allegedly impaired teen driver accused of striking and killing a 5-year-old girl on Labor Day may have run over the girl more than once, a lawsuit filed by the victim’s family says.

09/20/2012

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Highland Park Teachers, School District To Submit New Contract Offers

Although the teachers’ strikes in Chicago and Lake Forest have been resolved, negotiations are at a critical point in several other Chicago-area districts, including North Shore School District 112 in Highland Park.

09/20/2012

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Highland Park Teachers Declare Impasse, Might Strike Next Month

Teachers in a third local school district could go on strike next month, joining their counterparts in Chicago and Lake Forest in staging a walkout amid stalled contract talks.

09/17/2012

Lake Forest Teachers' Strike

Lake Forest Teachers’ Strike Continues; Talks Underway In Highland Park

Teachers at Lake Forest High School remain on strike this Friday morning, and classes are again cancelled.

CBS Chicago–09/14/2012

Carly A. Rousso has been charged with running over and killing a 5-year-old girl in Highland Park on Labor Day. (Highland Park Police)

Highland Park Teen Charged With Homicide In Death Of Little Girl

A Highland Park teenager was charged Wednesday with reckless homicide after she struck and killed a five-year-old girl.

09/12/2012

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