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.
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.
A former high school football player will spend the next 16 years in prison for sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl.
A Jeep Cherokee crashed right through the doors Thursday at a Harris Bank branch and kept driving.
More charges may be on the way for a Buffalo Grove woman accused of checking her cell phone while driving.
Several people were reportedly stabbed early Monday in a parking lot northwest suburban Rolling Meadows.
For anyone who may think he or she can text or use a cell phone and drive with no problem, think again.
For several months, police say 39-year-old Damien Deanda preyed on teen girls, including one he called his “girlfriend.” He was ordered held on $350,000 bond Friday.
Authorities say a body pulled from the Des Plaines River last week is that of a Rolling Meadows woman who had been reported missing in March.
When suburban voters head to the polls tomorrow many will have a decision to make between the old and the new.
The ex-Streamwood police officer accused of beating a motorist last year took the stand in his aggravated battery trial.
Police in northwest suburban Rolling Meadows have taken out an arrest warrant for a man suspected of killing his brother.
A former west suburban high school football player was charged with sexual assault, more than a year after the alleged attack, which occurred on the same day he was involved in a fatal car crash.
Cook County prosecutors have filed felony charges against the grandparents of 5-month- old Rolling Meadows boy found dead Tuesday, apparently of suffocation.
The grandparents of an infant boy who died at a northwest suburban hospital last week have been charged with felony child endangerment.
A former Mount Prospect school bus driver pleaded guilty on Wednesday to driving drunk when she took students home from school last spring.
The tanning salon chain awarded Jason McDaniel $5,000 for his bravery for disarming Gary Amaya, the suspected “Honeybee Killer.”
After three victims of sexual assaults from 10 years ago–which occurred when they were minors–came forth to police this fall a Rolling Meadows man was charged with the crimes.
A northwest suburban man who allegedly gave drugs and alcohol to an underage girl, then sexually assaulted her repeatedly, has been ordered held on $200,000 bond, and police fear he may have other young victims.