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.


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.


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.


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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

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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

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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.


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Man Stabbed To Death In Palatine

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


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


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.


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.


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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.


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

Eriberto Perez, 8, was taken without permission by his mother's boyfriend, police say. (CBS)

Missing 8-Year-Old Palatine Boy Found

An 8-year-old boy Palatine boy who was the subject of an Amber Alert Friday has been located — alive and well, police say.


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Palatine Woman Dead After Falling From Horse

A Palatine woman died this week after falling off a horse.

CBS Chicago–01/20/2012

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Man Stands Charged With Felony For Killing Family Member’s Cat

A Palatine man stands charged with felony animal cruelty, after throwing a cat so hard to the ground that the animal had to be put down.

CBS Chicago–01/09/2012

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Metra Train Slams Into Car In Palatine; Driver Killed

Metra trains on the Union Pacific Northwest line were halted Monday morning, after an inbound train slammed into a car in Palatine.

CBS Chicago–12/27/2011

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Man Suffers Burns In Palatine Fire

A fire in a Palatine apartment building left a man with burns and gutted the structure Tuesday morning.

CBS Chicago–12/06/2011