BGA: Some Suburban Cops Allowed To Work When Almost DrunkThe Better Government Association has found that local police are allowed to work when they're close to what's considered drunk.
1,400 Gallons Of Gas Stolen From Suburban Shell StationPolice are investigating two recent incidents in which hundreds of gallons of fuel were stolen from a west suburban gas station.
Suburban Man To Compete In International Tree Climbing ContestAn arborist from the Morton Arboretum in Lisle is getting ready to compete this weekend in the International Tree Climbing Championship in Portland, Ore.
Woman Fatally Shot, Man Injured In Attempted Suicide In Westchester A 29-year-old woman was killed and a man was injured in an accompanying attempted suicide in Westchester Sunday morning.
Family Of Woman Who Walked Onto Eisenhower Sues State PoliceA lawsuit is being filed Thursday against Illinois State Police and the Village of Westchester for the handling of a woman’s drunken driving arrest last September.
ThryssenKrupp Apologizes For Racially Hostile WorkplaceGerman-based ThyssenKrupp Elevator Corp. apologized Tuesday for the racially-hostile work environment that had been created at its suburban Chicago office.
Family: Woman Killed On Eisenhower Shouldn't Have Been Left AloneThe family of a woman killed on the Eisenhower Expressway shortly after her release on drunken driving charges says she should never have been left alone.
Woman Gives Birth After Running MarathonAmber Miller was expecting her child at any moment -- but that didn't stop her from finishing Sunday's Chicago Marathon.
Pedestrian Killed On Ike Called ‘Good Mother, Daughter And Sister’Diana Paz’s family is just coming to grips with the fact she didn’t live to see her 26th birthday Sunday.
Motor Home Fire Injures One In WestchesterIt was an explosive start to the Fourth of July for a resident of west suburban Westchester on Monday and it had nothing to do with fireworks.
Woman Dead After Suburban CrashA woman died Monday after the vehicle she was driving collided with another vehicle and struck a tree in west suburban Westchester.
Middle School Teaches Giving, TeamworkYou learn the most by doing. At Elm Middle School in Elmwood Park, the lesson for every homeroom class is about giving, and about working together to make a difference.