Libertyville

Gas flames burn at the gas control center at Wingas plant, Western European largest gas tank, on January 8, 2009 in Rehden, Germany.  (Photo by Joern Pollex/Getty Images)

Flame From Fuel Burn-Off At North Shore Gas Facility In Libertyville To Light Up Sky

Residents of Libertyville and Grayslake will see some daytime fireworks all this week, as North Shore Gas burns off excess propane gas, reports WBBM’s John Cody.

12/02/2014

Libertyville resident Cliff Hieronymus (CBS)

Suburban Dad Suspends NFL At His Home, In Wake Of Controversy

“I can’t get up on Sundays and have to have those conversations all day with my son,” Cliff Hieronymus of Libertyville tells CBS 2’s Derrick Blakley.

09/18/2014

Indiana University campus in Bloomington. (University photo)

IU Student From Libertyville Dies At Sorority House

An Indiana University student from north suburban Libertyville died at her sorority house Thursday night.

08/29/2014

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No Carbon Monoxide Leak At Building Where Child Fainted

Firefighters said they found no evidence of a carbon monoxide leak at a non-profit organization in north suburban Libertyville on Wednesday after a child fainted and others became ill.

07/16/2014

Denilson Martinez-Rodriguez (Credit: Lake County Forest Preserve police)

Suspect Arrested In Libertyville Jogging Trail Attack

A 21-year-old man has been arrested for trying to sexually assault a woman on a jogging path in a Lake County forest preserve earlier this month.

06/24/2014

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Police: Man Stalked Female Jogger Along Bike Path Before Attack

The 23-year-old victim was running near where the North Shore Bike Path meets the Des Plaines River Trail by Route 176 in Libertyville.

06/19/2014

Libertyville residents say a bike path is increasing their risk of flooding. (Credit: CBS)

Libertyville Residents Say Bike Path Increases Flood Risk

With more rain on the way the sandbags are out and concern is high about flooding in Libertyville. Some residents blame a state property bike path for increasing their risk of flooding.

06/11/2014

A railroad viaduct along Skokie Highway was flooded by heavy rains on Monday, leaving a long line of trucks stranded for several hours as they waited for the water to drain enough to pass. (Credit: CBS)

Monday’s Storms Leave Homes And Roads Flooded

Heavy rainfall from a series of thunderstorms that moved through the Chicago area on Monday and early Tuesday left several roads impassable, and many basements flooded, especially in the northern suburbs, where the rain was heaviest.

05/13/2014

St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church in Libertyville (left) and Islamic Foundation North in Waukegan (right) both were vandalized Sunday night with the same smiley face and hateful message. (Credit: Facebook)

Mosque, Greek Church Vandalized In North Suburbs

Leaders of a north suburban mosque and a nearby Greek Orthodox church stood in solidarity Wednesday, after their houses of worship were vandalized over the weekend.

02/19/2014

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Metal Plant Worker Injured By Two Tons Of Steel

A Libertyville fire official says the first-responders worked for about 40 minutes to free the employee.

12/23/2013

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Police: Couple Left Child In Car To Shop At Sex Store

A Wisconsin couple has been charged with endangerment for leaving their infant inside a car while they shopped at north suburban sex shop.

07/02/2013

Foulds Pasta.

Libertyville Pasta Company Celebrates 128 Years

Have you ever wondered how that lasagna, or that spaghetti is made? Take one look inside Foulds pasta in Libertyville and you’ll get a lesson in the art of pasta.

05/06/2013

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Becoming Senior Management In Chicago: A Recruiter’s Advice

Do you have what it takes to be senior management? If so, now is the time to act.

01/28/2013

After an investigation, a warrant for one count of prostitution was issued for 41-year-old Xiaohong Wu with a $25,000 bond. (Credit: Libertyville Police Dept.)

NW Suburban Spa Busted Again For Prostitution

For the second time in less than two weeks, an employee of a northwest suburban Libertyville spa has been arrested on prostitution charges.

01/18/2013

Mayor Rahm Emanuel

Reznick Group To Move Headquarters From Skokie To Chicago

For the second time in five days, Mayor Rahm Emanuel is announcing that he’s lured an employer from the suburbs to the city.

07/30/2012

Congressman Joe Walsh

Rep. Walsh: Chicago Is Raiding Businesses From Suburbs To Help ‘Crumbling’ City

U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh (R-Ill.) says Motorola Mobility’s decision to relocate to Chicago from Libertyville is another example of Mayor Rahm Emanuel raiding the suburbs to help city.

WBBM Newsradio–07/27/2012

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Libertyville Police Search For Man Who Maced Walgreens Employee

Police are searching for a man who sprayed a Libertyville Walgreens employee in the face with mace when she caught him stealing boxes of Allegra.

06/02/2012

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Teen Caught Taking New Year’s Morning Joyride On Libertyville Lawns

A teen from Libertyville has found himself in police custody, after ringing in the new year by driving onto sidewalks and people’s lawns.

CBS Chicago–01/04/2012

Salvation Army bell-ringer

Salvation Army Strikes Gold In North Suburbs

The Salvation Army has literally struck gold with several anonymous donors in the northern suburbs.

CBS Chicago–12/08/2011

Metra Train Hits Car

Metra Train Delayed After Hitting Car In Libertyville

A Metra train was delayed for half an hour Tuesday morning after slamming into an empty car in Libertyville.

CBS Chicago–11/01/2011

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