Island Lake

A Sikh mission in far north suburban Island Lake was destroyed by fire Tuesday night. (Credit: CBS)

Island Lake Sikh Temple Destroyed By Fire

A far north suburban community was in shock Wednesday morning, after fire destroyed their place of worship.


Fire crews battle a fire at a church in Island Lake. (Credit: CBS)

Crews Battle Fire At Island Lake Church

Fire crews were battling a massive church fire Tuesday evening in Island Lake near Wauconda.


Howard E. Dibbern (Island Lake Police)

Man Charged With Murder In Island Lake Death, Car Theft, Crash Into House

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.


Karen Scavelli. (Family photo)

Police Still Waiting To Question Hospitalized Suspect In Island Lake Woman’s Death

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 stolen car crashed into a house in Mundelein after police began chasing the vehicle on a report of a purse snatching. (Credit: CBS)

Man Crashes Dead Suburban Woman’s Car Into Home

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.


Matthews Middle School. (CBS)

Student Brings Loaded Gun To School In Island Lake

A far northwest suburban school was on lockdown for several hours Monday morning, after a middle school student brought a loaded gun to school.

CBS Chicago–03/05/2012

Brandon Stancliff is charged with robbing a bank in Lake County on Dec. 29, 2011, with an accomplice, Lauri Ruble, who allegedly brought her 5-year-old son with her during the robbery. (Credit: Lake County Sheriff's Office)

Two Accused Of Bringing 5-Year-Old On Bank Heist

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 10-year-old boy was killed and his twin brother was critically injured when their car was broadsided by a dump truck (inset) at an intersection in north suburban Lake County on Dec. 12, 2011. (Credit: CBS)

Fund Set Up For Family In Crash That Killed Boy, Injured Twin

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.

CBS Chicago–12/15/2011

File Photo Of Ambulance (AP Photo)

Island Lake Boy’s Drowning Death Ruled Accident

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.

CBS Chicago–11/09/2010

A Man Walks Along The Lake Michigan Shore. (Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

2-Year-Old Drowns In Suburban Lake

Police in the northern Chicago suburb of Island Lake are investigating the apparent drowning death of a 2-year-old boy.


File Photo Of Ambulance (AP Photo)

Authorities Investigate Drowning Death Of Toddler

A 2-year-old boy rushed to a hospital late Sunday from his northwest suburban home died from drowning, a Monday autopsy revealed.