Jesus Luna, 51, of Burbank was charged with aggravated DUI for hitting Judith Bramwell, 56.
Cancer has claimed the life of a tireless rescue worker who saved more than 200 animals over the past 8 years in the Chicago area.
A southwest suburban nurse stands charged with killing a man during an argument, but her attorney says she acted in self-defense.
The far southwest suburb of New Lenox is giving a tax incentive to a new restaurant that officials hope will bring jobs and tax revenue to the city.
Authorities have charged four men, after leading police on a chase from the city’s Southwest Side to suburban Bridgeview Tuesday night.
Plans to expand commuter service on the Heritage Corridor rail line in the southwest suburbs appear to be on track.