The rain might have stopped falling hours ago, but most of the Chicago area remained under a flood warning Tuesday morning, with many streets still covered in water from a series of storms that dropped nearly 5 inches of water in some suburbs.
At Swallow Cliff Woods in Palos Park – which is best known for the 125-step stair climb and the toboggan run that has been closed for more than a decade – Vincent Juarez stood on the back of a sled, pulled by his three dogs.
A body discovered in a frozen retention pond in the south suburbs last Sunday has been identified as a missing Chicago man.
Medical authorities are examining human remains found in south suburban Palos Park over the weekend – more than two months after a distraught Lakeview man disappeared in the area.
CBS 2’s Mike Parker reports staggering to the car should not be an option, there are other ways to do it and they’re safe.
It’s that time of year, when more people are celebrating the season with family, friends, and co-workers; and police are reminding you to play it safe.
His name is John Cunningham, and he was last seen near a forest preserve in southwest suburban Palos Park. CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.
John Michael Cunningham, 27, was last seen “in a fit of work-related frustration” about 10:45 a.m. Thursday in a forest preserve area near 104th Avenue and McCarthy Road.
Thieves used electric saws to remove the catalytic converters from two vehicles at the Metra station at 123rd Street and 82nd Avenue on Thursday.
A man drove into a southwest suburban Palos Park ice cream parlor Saturday night.
Herbert L. Goode was shot multiple times on Saturday afternoon in the 2300 block of West 57th Street outside an industrial building he owned in West Englewood. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.
A south suburban police chief wants residents to get home safely this New Year’s Eve, and he’s even giving out his own cellphone for those who might need a ride home after a night of partying.
Three firefighters in Palos Park were recovering Monday morning, after being hurt while battling a house fire overnight.
Robert Danno, 50, and Jose Fernardo Martinez-Hernandez, 24, are accused of strangling Danno’s wife and her elderly mother in Chicago.
Sheriff’s spokesman Ben Breit says Palos Park fire crews were called about a car fire near Ford and Wolf Roads late Saturday night. They put the fire out and found the bodies.
A southwest suburban man has been charged with allegedly stealing jewelry from an elderly woman during a January ruse burglary near Palos Park.
Illinois Route 83 in Palos Park is closed from LaGrange Road to Southwest Highway because of a ruptured jet fuel line, and it may remain closed until Wednesday as major repairs are made, Palos Park Village Manager Rick Boehm said.
Officials confirmed the body of a man found Tuesday morning in a Cook County forest preserve is that of a missing Oak Lawn man whose car, wallet and cell phone were found Sunday at the preserve.
Authorities say a Palos Park man killed his wife, then turned the gun on himself Tuesday night in their southwest suburban home.
Three suburban teenagers have been charged with helping a high school classmate kill his own parents in unincorporated Palos Township last month.