Palatine

Piotr Holy (Credit: Palatine Police)

Cops: Palatine Man Shot Neighbor’s Dog, Mistaking It For Coyote

A northwest suburban Palatine man was charged with animal cruelty for shooting his neighbor’s dog, lured to his yard by a deer carcass. He allegedly told police he thought the dog was a coyote.

02/14/2013

Early voting sign (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Early Voting Begins For 2nd District, Suburban Races

Early voting has begun for the February 26 special election to fill the seat of resigned Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr, but WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore reports it’s not the only seat up for grabs in the Chicago area.

02/11/2013

Joseph L. Lopez (Cook County Sheriff's Department)

Police Seek ‘Armed And Dangerous’ Man Wanted In Beating

Police are looking for Joseph L. Lopez, who is suspected of beating a woman inside a car in an unincorporated area near Palatine.

01/24/2013

Brown's Chicken & Pasta sign

20 Years Ago Today: Brown’s Chicken Massacre

It was on Jan. 8, 1993, that seven people were murdered inside the Brown’s Chicken and Pasta restaurant in Palatine.

01/08/2013

School Bus

Three Children Injured In School Bus Accident In Palatine

Three children sustained minor injuries Tuesday afternoon when a pickup truck struck a school bus.

12/19/2012

A little girl attends a Sikh religious service in Palatine where Connecticut shooting victims were remembered. (CBS)

Sikh Community Mourns Newtown, Conn. Shooting

As America mourns the Connecticut victims, members of the Sikh community find themselves reeling all over again.

12/16/2012

Mega Millions Lottery Tickets (Credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Powerball Rolls Over, Jackpot At $90 Million

No one matched all the numbers drawn in Saturday night’s Powerball drawing, but a player in Palatine came close, collecting $1 million in the process.

10/21/2012

Jennifer Curtis (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Granddaughter Accused Of Stealing Over $200,000 From Grandma

A Palatine woman has been arrested on charges she stole more than $200,000 from her 98-year-old grandmother.

10/12/2012

Police Lights Police Car

Police Investigate After Crude Bombs Found At Palatine Condo Complex

Police are trying to determine who planted eight crude chemical bombs in the courtyard of a condominium complex in northwest suburban Palatine — and why.

CBS Chicago–10/02/2012

Two Planes Crash into World Trade Center

Retired Firefighter: 9/11 Is Our Generation’s Day Of Infamy

First responders in Palatine marked the 11th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks on Tuesday with a ceremony at the town’s firefighters’ memorial.

CBS Chicago–09/11/2012

Catalytic converter (CBS)

Vehicles Stripped Of Catalytic Converters In Brazen Daytime Thefts

One victim learned that replacing the converter will cost an estimated $1,800. The thief will probably get less than $200 when he sells the stolen device, CBS 2’s Mike Parker reports.

08/20/2012

Police Lights Police Car

Man Stabbed To Death In Palatine

A man died Sunday night after being stabbed in his apartment complex in northwest suburban Palatine.

08/20/2012

The Sikh Temple of Wisconsin, where a gunman killed six people before taking his own life on August, 5, 2012, in Oak Creek, Wisconsin. (Photo credit: TASOS KATOPODIS/AFP/GettyImages)

Palatine Sikhs Return From Visit To Wisconsin Temple

More than 200 members of the Sikh temple in Palatine have returned from suburban Milwaukee, where they took part in Friday’s memorial service for those murdered last weekend by a white supremacist gunman.

CBS Chicago–08/12/2012

Sewer

Woman, 76, Rescued After Falling Down Manhole In Palatine

A northwest suburban senior citizen taking a walk this week found herself in a life-threatening predicament – she fell down an open manhole.

CBS Chicago–08/08/2012

Hundreds attended a vigil at a Palatine temple Monday Aug. 6, 2012, to remember the attack on a Sikh temple in Wisconsin over the weekend. (CBS)

Chicago Area Sikhs Remember Temple Shooting Victims

Monday was about forgetting differences and bonding as one, whether by candle, bouquet or a warm embrace.

08/06/2012

People walk near the Sikh Temple of Wisconsin where a gunman fired upon people at a service on August, 5, 2012 Oak Creek, Wisconsin. At least six people were killed in the shooting. The gunman was later killed by police. (Photo credit: TASOS KATOPODIS/AFP/GettyImages)

Prayer Vigils For Sikh Temple Victims To Be Held In Chicago Area

Members of the Sikh community in the Chicago area were still shaking their heads on Monday, in disbelief over Sunday’s shooting massacre at a Sikh house of worship south of Milwaukee.

CBS Chicago–08/06/2012

Orbit Skate Center

Not Much Has Changed In 40 Years At Orbit Skate Center

Musical tastes aside, little has changed at the Orbit Skate Center in Palatine since it first opened in 1972.

WBBM Newsradio–07/02/2012

Earth Day poster (DIBYANGSHU SARKAR/AFP/Getty Images)

Chicago Area Celebrates Earth Day

The international celebration of Earth Day brought out volunteers Saturday to dozens of sites throughout the Chicago area, doing everything from clean-up work to cultivation of wild habitat.

04/21/2012

Fire Graphic

10 Acres Burned By Fire Caused By Smoking Materials

It took firefighters in the northwest suburbs nearly six hours Saturday to put out a brush fire that was started by improperly discarded smoking materials and fueled by high winds and dry grass.

03/11/2012

William Cruz, 30, was charged with aggravated kidnapping in the abduction of his girlfriend's 8-year-old son. (Credit: Palatine Police Department)

Palatine Man Charged With Kidnapping Girlfriend’s Son, 8

A 30-year-old man has been charged with abducting his girlfriend’s son last week in Palatine.

CBS Chicago–02/20/2012

more

previous