Mom Says Bullies Landed Her 8-Year-Old Daughter In HospitalShe says her 8-year-old daughter Jasha is chronically picked on at recess.
Woman Injured When Metra Train Hits SUV In HometownA woman suffered non-life-threatening injuries when her SUV was struck by a Metra train Wednesday morning in southwest suburban Hometown, near the Chicago border.
Gaming Board Rejects Video Gambling At Hometown Strip MallThe mayor of a small southwestern suburb is unhappy with a decision by the Illinois Gaming Board to reject the suburb's proposal for a video gambling mall.
Suburban Officer Fired After Shooting Family's DogApollo the German shepherd mix growled and approached the officer, who shot the dog and killed him in front of the homeowners’ six-year-old daughter.
Hometown Hoarder's House Deemed BiohazardPolice are calling a southwest suburban Hometown house filled with papers and other trash a "biohazard" after a man they described as a hoarder was removed from the residence last week.