Skokie

Jenelle Barton (Cook County Sheriff's Dept.)

Drunken Woman Enters Wrong Home, Bites Cop Who Tries To Remove Her

On the way to a squad car, Jenelle Barton kicked a police sergeant in the chest and bit another on the right hand. The bitten officer was taken to a hospital for treatment.

04/29/2013

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Best Ways To Celebrate Earth Day 2013 In Chicago

Whether you want to learn about compost or find out how you can save an endangered species, the Chicagoland area has numerous activities planned for Earth Day.

04/08/2013

Jason Logsdon is charged with robbing several hair salons in Chicago and the suburbs in early 2013. (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

‘Bad Hair Bandit’ Suspect Pleads Not Guilty To Hair Salon Robberies

Jason Logsdon, who took on the media-created “Bad Hair Bandit” moniker after allegedly robbing several salons throughout the Chicago area, pled not guilty Friday to five counts of armed robbery, Pioneer Press is reporting.

03/08/2013

An armed robber strikes a Skokie beauty salon. (Niles Police)

Charges Expected Wednesday Against Hair Salon Robbery Suspect

Detectives from Chicago and the suburbs believe they finally got their man. Police plan to announce charges on Wednesday for a man arrested in connection with the robberies of more than a dozen local hair salons.

02/05/2013

An armed robber strikes a Skokie beauty salon. (Niles Police)

Suspect In Custody For Hair-Salon Robberies

Police say they may have captured the armed bandit who has been robbing hair salons in Chicago and the suburbs.

02/04/2013

Ninos Jando (Supplied to CBS)

Skokie Doctor Accused Of Taping College Athletes In Locker Room

A Skokie doctor is accused of videotaping male college wrestlers in the locker room of a community college in Michigan.

CBS 2–01/30/2013

Raisa Girel had just come to her Skokie home after grocery shopping. She was unloading her silver 2004 Toyota Highlander and using an alley to enter the house when she was approached by a man who wanted to steal her SUV. (Credit: CBS)

Skokie Woman Carjacked Outside Her Own Home

Raisa Girel had just come to her Skokie home after grocery shopping. She was unloading her silver 2004 Toyota Highlander and using an alley to enter the house when she was approached by a man who wanted to steal her SUV.

01/26/2013

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Best Bars In Chicago To Watch The 2013 Super Bowl

From casual bars to those with a taste of New Orleans, consider watching the Super Bowl at a sports bar in Chicago. Where to go? Check out the list for details.

01/24/2013

An armed robber strikes a Skokie beauty salon. (Niles Police)

Niles Salon Is Latest To Be Robbed By Serial Bandit

An armed suspect entered a hair-cutting business in the 8300 block of Golf Road around 11:30 a.m. Monday, displayed a handgun and demanded the cash from the register.

01/14/2013

A SuperCuts store in Skokie was robbed Thursday. (CBS)

Serial Hair Salon Robber Strikes Again In Skokie

An armed man who has robbed hair salons in Chicago and several suburbs struck again Thursday afternoon, this time robbing a Supercuts store in north suburban Skokie.

01/10/2013

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Skokie Police Issue Alert For Armed Salon Robber

Skokie police have issued a community alert for a gunman suspected in several hair salon robberies.

01/04/2013

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Best Places For Computer Classes In Chicago

From learning how to turn on a computer to setting up a business network, computer classes can help those who need the basics or just want to improve their skills. The Chicagoland area offers a variety of locations for computer classes ranging in price from free to more than $100.

12/31/2012

Man Riding Bike Struck, Killed By Car In Skokie

A 68-year-old man died early Friday after being struck by a vehicle while riding a bicycle in north suburban Skokie.

11/09/2012

Tahir Malik (CBS)

Skokie Man Charged With Impersonating Lawyer

A north suburban Skokie man was arrested and charged with impersonating a lawyer Friday in the North Side Uptown neighborhood.

10/20/2012

Expressway Traffic

Village Of Skokie Asks Residents To Leave Cars At Home

The Village of Skokie is asking residents to leave the car at home this Friday.

WBBM Newsradio–09/21/2012

Skokie Accident

Car Slams Into Building In Skokie, Causes Major Damage

Structural engineers were checking out a building in Skokie Tuesday morning after as high-speed crash.

CBS Chicago–09/18/2012

A police officer conducts a breathalyzer test.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Winnetka Village Trustee Busted For Allegedly Driving Drunk In Skokie

A Winnetka village trustee was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol after she was pulled over for a traffic stop in Skokie early this past Thursday morning.

CBS Chicago–09/08/2012

Severe Thunderstorm (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

More Storms Coming This Afternoon

A round of storms overnight ripped down some trees in the Chicago area, and more storms hit the area just in time for the morning rush.

CBS Chicago–09/05/2012

Fire Graphic

2 Hospitalized After Fire Erupts At Senior-Citizen Facility

Two senior citizens were hospitalized after a fire erupted at an apartment building in north suburban Skokie early Sunday.

09/02/2012

Timothy Blue

Man Charged With Robbing Northwestern Students In Evanston

A man has surrendered to police in connection with the armed robbery of three students at Northwestern University in Evanston.

CBS Chicago–08/24/2012

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