Mount Prospect Bakery Dishing Out Cubs-Themed Cookies By The DozensIf the Cubs make it to the World Series, Central Continental Bakery expects to ice up over 100 to 125 dozen cookies daily.
Some Suburbs Plan Exemptions From Cook County Sick Leave MandateSeveral Cook County suburbs have begun pushing back against the county’s newly-approved paid sick leave ordinance.
Man Charged With Running Internet Scams In Mount Prospect A Chicago man was charged Thursday with scamming people out of more than $600,000 over the internet in northwest suburban Mount Prospect.
Subway Restaurant Robbed At Gunpoint In Mount ProspectA Subway restaurant was robbed at gunpoint Tuesday morning in northwest suburban Mount Prospect.
Prospect High School Reels Over Child-Porn Allegations Against ParentRon Godby, 53, is a cop and the father of a student and often photographed school events.
Northwestern University Police Lieutenant Charged With Child Porn A Northwestern University police lieutenant has been placed on administrative leave after being charged with child pornography for taking inappropriate photos of a teenage girl, according to police.
Bilingual Students Buddy Up In Program At Suburban SchoolEvery Wednesday morning, students partner up at Robert Frost Elementary School in District 59.
Lockdown Lifted At Mount Prospect School After Report Of Suspicious PersonAn elementary school in northwest suburban Mount Prospect was locked down Thursday morning, after reports of a "suspicious individual" nearby.
Man Charged With Attempted Murder Of WifeA Mount Prospect man charged with attempted murder after he allegedly tried to strangle his wife was ordered held on $150,000 bond, police say.
Prospect Heights District 23 Teachers Go On StrikeClasses at Prospect Heights School District 23 have been canceled for at least the next two days, after the union and the school board could not agree on a new contract.
Man Charged With Robbing Mount Prospect BankJames Cagney, 20, walked into the Bank of America branch at 1080 S. Elmhurst Road about 3 p.m. Tuesday and handed a teller a deposit slip that said “all money in the bag. Be quiet or be killed,” according to a criminal complaint filed in U.S. District Court in Chicago.
Flower-Pot Thief Caught Green-Handed: PoliceA Mount Prospect Police sergeant pulled over motorist Agnieszka K. Wojdyla early May 27 because she did not have her headlights on, police said in a news release. As the officer was interviewing Wojdyla, he noticed several flower pots and urns in the back of her vehicle.