Prospect Heights District 23 Teachers Go On StrikeClasses at Prospect Heights School District 23 have been canceled for at least the next two days, after the union and the school board could not agree on a new contract.
Wheeling Condos Get Temporary Fix After 5 Days Without WaterRunning water has been restored for a north suburban condo complex that had been without it for five days, but the fix is only temporary, and there is still a boil order in effect.
Report: Police Crash That Killed Pedestrian ‘Unavoidable’The Lake County Major Crash Assistance Team has released the details of a report on a fatal crash involving a police vehicle in northwest suburban Wheeling last year, calling the accident “unavoidable.”
Wheeling, Prospect Heights Aim For Fireworks Show At Executive AirportHere's something to get you thinking about summer: planners already are putting together fireworks shows for Independence Day.
Three Charged With Shooting During Wheeling Drug DealThree people are accused in a shooting that injured two people last week during a drug deal gone bad in northwest suburban Wheeling.
Two Shot At Wheeling Apartment ComplexThe two were found at an apartment complex parking lot in the 400 block of McHenry Road some time before 7 p.m., a Wheeling police spokesman said. They were then taken to a hospital.
Attorney Says Dash Cam Video Disputes Wheeling Police Officer's Account Of Fatal CrashThe attorney for the family of a man struck and killed by a Wheeling police officer claims new video casts doubt on the officer's version of events.
Police: Wheeling Man Sexually Assaulted Girl, 16In November 2013, Virgilio Carvajal-Mendoza, 24, of Wheeling provided alcohol to the girl until she was drunk, then drove her to an apartment complex, according to a statement from Wheeling police. Carvajal-Mendoza then sexually assaulted the girl while she was in and out of consciousness.
Wheeling Police Officer On Paid Leave After Fatal AccidentA Wheeling police officer is on paid leave as the Lake County Major Crash Assistance Team investigates a fatal crash yesterday, reports WBBM's Nancy Harty.
Wheeling Police Officer’s Vehicle Fatally Strikes PedestrianA Wheeling police officer’s vehicle struck and killed a pedestrian Sunday morning in the northwest suburb.
Halloween Trick-Or-Treating Times For Cook County, Ill. 2013Most communities recommend that adults take costumed children out early in the recommended trick-or-treat hours to take advantage of daylight, for safety's sake.
Wheeling Residents Fight To Keep Flood-Damaged Homes From Wrecking BallResidents in Fox Point Mobile Home Park along the Des Plaines River fought to save their homes last April and now they're trying to save them from the wrecking ball.