The Lake County Sheriff is defending his jail’s handling of an inmate who died after refusing to eat.
A certified public accountant from Vernon Hills stands charged with bilking his clients and a bank out of more than $2 million.
A train struck and killed a pedestrian early Thursday in Vernon Hills, prompting authorities to halt the train and leaving early-morning commuters delayed.
The new school year means new cell phone privileges for Libertyville and Vernon Hills High School students.
A house in Vernon Hills is reportedly emitting an odor so foul, it’s not fit for man or beast.
They lost their son on a sports field when a soccer goal came crashing down on top of him. Tuesday, almost eight years after the tragedy, the Vernon Hills parents will watch the governor sign a bill into law, Zack’s Law.
A Vernon Hills man has been indicted by a grand jury, on charges that he killed his wife during a domestic dispute.
Two robbers are on the loose in Vernon Hills, after they held up a Home Depot in the northern suburb.
The Village of Vernon Hills was to go to court Monday to get permission to inspect the home of a former animal hoarder.
A north suburban Vernon Hills man is being held in Lake County Jail on $3 million bond on the charge he murdered his wife during a domestic dispute.
The husband of a Vernon Hills woman who was found dead in her home earlier this week has now been charged with her murder.
The Vernon Hills location of Zanies has closed, reportedly due to a lease dispute. The Zanies comedy clubs in Chicago and St. Charles remain open.
The Michaels craft store chain is facing more trouble, now having been hit with a second lawsuit after disclosing its checkout line pin pads were subjected to tampering.
A Vernon Hills High School senior is about to do something no other student in her school district has ever done.
The emerald ash borer is attacking trees in Vernon Hills, in what one village official calls a “natural disaster.”
A retired police officer in the far northern suburbs says he thinks he saw the robber – more than 30 miles away from the crime scene.
The parents of a little boy killed by a falling soccer goal are determined to see that it never happens to another child.
Four people were hospitalized, including two who needed to be extricated, following a four-vehicle chain-reaction wreck Tuesday morning in north suburban Vernon Hills.