Rolling Meadows

(Credit: Meadows Christian Fellowhip)

Suburban Church To Churn Out Real Snow For ‘Frozen’ Under The Stars

If you spot snow in the northwest suburbs tonight, don’t worry, it’s not an untimely return of the Polar Vortex, it’s just a special viewing party for the Disney movie “Frozen.”

08/01/2014

Stanley Miller (Rolling Meadows Police Dept.)

Police Seek ‘Transient Criminal’ Who Attacked Elderly Woman In Her Home

A manhunt was underway Tuesday morning for a parolee accused of breaking into an elderly woman’s home over the weekend and beating her.

06/10/2014

Stanley Miller (Rolling Meadows Police Dept.)

Police Seek Parolee In Home Invasion That Left Elderly Woman Injured

A parolee is wanted for allegedly breaking into an elderly woman’s home Sunday in northwest suburban Rolling Meadows during a ruse burglary and battering the resident, police said.

06/09/2014

Ambulance

Woman Killed After Crashing Pickup Into Median In Rolling Meadows

Tiffany Ensalaco, 34, was driving a blue 1994 Ford pickup southbound on Illinois Route 53 south of Kirchoff Road in Rolling Meadows just after 7 p.m., when she lost control of the vehicle and it drifted across the road into a concrete median.

06/04/2014

A bank robbery suspect robs a Rolling Meadows bank branch. (Rolling Meadows Police)

Man Robs Rolling Meadows Bank

Shortly before 10 a.m., the man, believed to be about 60 years old, walked into the Charter One bank at 3901 Kirchoff Road and demanded money from a teller.

12/02/2013

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Halloween Trick-Or-Treating Times For Cook County, Ill. 2013

Most communities recommend that adults take costumed children out early in the recommended trick-or-treat hours to take advantage of daylight, for safety’s sake.

10/29/2013

Football Generic

Video: Elk Grove Completes Incredible Hail Mary

A last-second play has put the Elk Grove’s high school football team in the national spotlight, thanks to an unbelievable Hail Mary play.

670 The Score–10/07/2013

Rolling Meadows police have released this sketch of a man who tried to lure a girl into his car on June 9, 2013. (Credit: Rolling Meadows Police)

Police: Man Tried To Lure Girl Into Vehicle In Rolling Meadows

Police have released a sketch of a man who attempted to lure a girl into his car Sunday in northwest suburban Rolling Meadows.

06/11/2013

Common house mosquito (Credit: Illinois Department of Public Health)

State Sees First Human Cases Of West Nile Virus

The West Nile virus is back. State health officials have confirmed two human cases in the northwest suburbs.

CBS Chicago–07/24/2012

Drought

Drought Leaving Lawns Dry, Farmers Devastated

Storms packing enough power to leave anyone drenched to the bone passed through Chicago on Thursday, but the area is still severely short on rain.

CBS Chicago–07/06/2012

Gavel

Grandmother Gets Probation In Accidental Death Of 5-Month-Old Boy

Cook County prosecutors say nobody cared about a baby who was left home alone and accidentally died of suffocation.

CBS Chicago–06/27/2012

4th Of July Fireworks

Rolling Meadows Seeking Donations To Pay For July 4th Parade

Northwest suburban Rolling Meadows is trying to put together a 4th of July parade — on the cheap.

05/01/2012

A police gun and handcuffs.  [Generic] (credit: Steve Hardy/CBS Local)

Prisoner Tries To Escape On Way To Bond Court, Shot By Police

A prisoner who was being taken to a bond hearing Saturday morning in northwest suburban Rolling Meadows was shot by police after trying to escape.

03/17/2012

Surveillance images of the February 10, 2012 robbery at the TCF Bank branch in the 1400 block of Algonquin Road in Rolling Meadows.

$5K Reward Offered To Find Suburban Bank Robbers

A $5,000 reward is being offered in hopes of finding two men — including one wearing a paintball mask — who robbed a northwest suburban bank last month.

03/14/2012

Two masked men rob a Rolling Meadows bank branch Friday. (FBI)

2 Banks Robbed, Three Robbers On The Loose

Three bank robbers are on the loose, including a man who wore a paintball mask to rob a northwest suburban bank Friday afternoon and another wanted for sticking up a Logan Square bank an hour later.

02/10/2012

Cook County Criminal Courts

South Suburban Cops Unhappy With Courthouse Closures

Cook County’s plan to shut down suburban courthouses on weekends went into effect last week with the closure of the Bridgeview courthouse. But police who now must transport arrestees to the Criminal Courts Building in Chicago for bond hearings reported that longer round trips were the only problem.

01/15/2012

A "Denver Boot" Wheel Lock (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Denver Boot Coming For Rolling Meadows Parking Scofflaws

If you live in Rolling Meadows, Police are warning you – the boot is coming.

CBS Chicago–01/11/2012

File Photo Of A Gold And Diamond Wedding Band. (David Livingston/Getty Images)

Cuts To Suburban Courthouse Hours Mean No More Weekend Weddings

Because the suburban Cook County courthouses will be closed on weekends starting next year, there will soon be five fewer options for wedding or civil union ceremonies.

CBS Chicago–12/30/2011

Cook County Criminal Courts

Cook County To Close Suburban Courthouses On Weekends

Get into trouble on the weekends in Cook County and no matter where you are arrested — from Schaumburg to the city’s West Side to Orland Park — you’ll soon be able to appear before a judge only at Chicago’s 26th and California courthouse.

12/28/2011

Demarco Whitley, 18, is charged with one count of criminal sexual assault. (Credit: Rolling Meadows Police Department)

Former High School Football Player Gets 16 Years For Sexual Assault

A former high school football player will spend the next 16 years in prison for sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl.

CBS Chicago–11/01/2011

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