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A man holds on to a prison bar inside of a jail cell. (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)

Feds: Man Called Cops After Drugs Were Seized

Some criminals aren’t too smart. A Chicago-area man is under federal indictment after he allegedly imported synthetic marijuana — then reported it stolen to police.

03/07/2014

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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

Nabil Anas (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Man Accused Of Prostituting Teen To Buy Drugs

Nabil Anas provided the Palos Park woman with cocaine, and prostituted her several times over the last few weeks, and then used the money to buy drugs and pay for motel rooms.

09/27/2013

The Schiller Park factory that made Twinkies is back in production. (CBS)

Revamped Hostess Cranking Out Twinkies, With Reduced Work Force

The cream-filled sponge cakes are back in a big way after Hostess filed for bankruptcy amid a labor dispute with its workers. CBS 2′s Roseanne Tellez reports.

07/15/2013

Workers prepare Hostess Twinkies for packaging at the Interstate Bakeries Corporation facility April 20, 2005 in Schiller Park. (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Twinkies Are Coming Back; Hostess To Reopen Schiller Park Bakery, 3 Others

Twinkies, Ho-Hos and Ding-Dongs are coming back to the store shelves.

WBBM Newsradio–04/26/2013

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Chicago Area Communities With Most Prostitution In Hotels

A new DePaul College of Law study identifies three Chicago area communities that have the most instances of prostitution in hotels.

02/28/2013

Keith Williams, from left; Roman Kurek; Sylvia Topolewski (Cook County State's Attorney)

Authorities Shut Down Prostitution ‘House Of Horrors’

Keith Williams, 52, allegedly served his prostitutes crack and heroin twice a day on a silver platter, but prosecutors say he was one brutal master.

02/01/2013

Workers prepare Hostess Twinkies for packaging at the Interstate Bakeries Corporation facility April 20, 2005 in Schiller Park. (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Twinkies Could Disappear If Hostess Liquidates Amid Labor Strife

The flagship Hostess product, the Twinkie, was invented by Schiller Park bakery manager James Dewar in 1930 under a precursor company, Continental Baking Co.

11/15/2012

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2 Hurt When Van, Postal Truck Crash In Schiller Park

Two people were hospitalized Friday morning in an accident involving a postal truck and a van in Schiller Park.

CBS Chicago–08/17/2012

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K-HITS Promo Brings Gas For $1.04 To Schiller Park

It was like a flashback in time this morning in Schiller Park, where gas was selling for a little over $1 per gallon for about an hour.

WBBM Newsradio–06/21/2012

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

Lottery Winner To Retire From Manicure Business

A change of lifestyle is ahead for Rose Juarez of west suburban Schiller Park, now that she has won $1 million in the new $2 Powerball drawing.

WBBM Newsradio–02/27/2012

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Morton Grove Motorcyclist Dies In Crash

A who man died early this morning after a motorcycle crash in northwest suburban Schiller Park has been identified.

09/17/2011

Authorities released this surveillance photo of a man who attempted to rob a Schiller Park last month. (FBI)

Feds Seek Suspect Who Attempted To Rob Schiller Park Bank

The suspect, dubbed the “Schiller Park Bank Robber,” tried to rob the TCF Bank branch at 9343 W. Irving Park Rd. on Aug. 2, according to the FBI.

09/15/2011

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Body Of Missing Man Found Hanging In Forest Preserve

A person walking through a northwest suburban forest preserve Tuesday evening encountered a grisly sight — the body of a man hanging from a tree, victim of an apparent suicide.

08/24/2011

George Markopoulos (CBS)

Second Body Found In Burned Schiller Park Bar

A second body was found Monday inside a burned northwest suburban Schiller Park tavern where the bar owner was found murdered last week.

01/31/2011

George Markopoulos (CBS)

UPDATE: Schiller Park Tavern Owner’s Death Ruled Homicide

The owner of a northwest suburban tavern was fatally beaten prior to a three-alarm fire that gutted the business early Thursday.

01/28/2011

George Markopoulos (CBS)

Schiller Park Tavern Owner’s Death Ruled Homicide

The owner of a northwest suburban tavern was fatally beaten prior to a three-alarm fire that gutted the business early Thursday.

01/28/2011

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Source: Man Found In Schiller Park Bar Fire Was Shot

A man found dead in a burning tavern early this morning in Schiller Park might have been murdered, a source tells Newsradio 780.

01/27/2011

Schiller Park Fire

Source: Man Found In Schiller Park Bar Fire Was Shot

An extra-alarm fire broke out early this morning at a bar in near west suburban Schiller Park, and a body was found inside.

CBS Chicago–01/27/2011

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Suburban Airman Dies In Afghanistan

A 23-year-old airman from suburban Chicago has been killed while serving in Afghanistan.

10/06/2010