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Five Injured In I-55 Crash

About 7 p.m., a Honda Accord and Jeep Grand Cherokee were involved in a crash in the northbound lanes of I-55 near Route 52, according to a statement from Illinois State Police. A Honda Accord, trying to avoid the crash, then struck a motorist from the previous crash who was outside their vehicle.


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Volunteer Retirees Helping Kids With Schoolwork In Shorewood

An elementary school and a retirement community in the Joliet area have teamed up to bring together young and old for the benefit of both.


The principal of Christ's Academy Christian School in Shorewood, Ill., has been accused of bullying students, and the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services is investigating. (Credit: CBS)

Shorewood Principal Accused Of Bullying Students

It’s a disturbing allegation of bullying in a suburban school. The person accused of doing the bullying is not a student, it’s the principal of the school.

CBS 2–11/09/2012

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Search For Stacy Peterson Enters Fourth Day

A new search for the remains of Drew Peterson’s missing fourth wife was in its fourth day on Thursday.


Hammel Woods near Shorewood, Ill. (CBS)

Cops Search Forest Preserve, Stacy Peterson’s Sister At Scene

The FBI and Illinos State Police searched a southwest suburban forest preserve Monday afternoon — attracting the attention of the sister of the missing Stacy Peterson, although authorities wouldn’t say what they were looking for.


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Motorcyclist Killed In I-80 Crash

A Plainfield motorcyclist died in a crash with a sport-utility vehicle Friday afternoon on Interstate 80 near southwest suburban Shorewood.


George E. Sabie, 55, of Shorewood was found guilty in October of criminal sexual assault, custodial sexual misconduct and official misconduct. (Photo by Will County Sheriff's Office)

Juvenile Center Employee Gets Six Years For Sexually Assaulting Inmate

A southwest suburban man convicted of offering to pay an inmate at a juvenile detention center to give him oral sex was sentenced to six years in prison Tuesday.


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Man Convicted Of Having Child Porn On His Computer

A Will County jury found a Shorewood man guilty Wednesday of having child pornography on his computer.


A suspect got off with a $100 bill in a 'quick change' scam. (Credit: Shorewood Police)

Man Swipes $100 Bill In ‘Quick Change’ Scam

Police in Shorewood are investigating a “quick change” scam at a Mobil station.


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Federal Regulators Shut Down Illinois Bank

On Friday, regulators shut down a bank in Illinois and one in Washington-state, bringing the number closed this year to 63.


I-55 Crash

Up To 6 Cars Crash On I-55

As many as six vehicles were involved in an accident Wednesday on Interstate 55 near Joliet.

CBS Chicago–03/16/2011