A far north suburban community was in shock Wednesday morning, after fire destroyed their place of worship.
Fire crews were battling a massive church fire Tuesday evening in Island Lake near Wauconda.
A man suspected of stealing a car from a woman later found dead in her northwest suburban home this week has now been charged with her murder.
Police in Mundelein say they’ve not yet been able to question a hospitalized man about the apparent murder of an Island Lake woman.
A man who turned out to be a person of interest in a death investigation crashed a stolen car into a home in north suburban Mundelein, following a brief police chase Tuesday morning.
A far northwest suburban school was on lockdown for several hours Monday morning, after a middle school student brought a loaded gun to school.
State child welfare officials said Saturday they are investigating a report that a Lake County woman brought her 5-year-old son with her while she accompanied her boyfriend on a bank robbery.
A fund has been set up to benefit the family of a set of 10-year-old twins – one of whom died, the other who is still hospitalized – from a serious accident near Lake Zurich on Monday.
Police have decided not to seek criminal charges in the case of a 2-year-old boy who drowned Sunday night in a lake behind his far northwest suburban home.
Police in the northern Chicago suburb of Island Lake are investigating the apparent drowning death of a 2-year-old boy.
A 2-year-old boy rushed to a hospital late Sunday from his northwest suburban home died from drowning, a Monday autopsy revealed.