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Halloween Trick-Or-Treating Times For Cook County, Ill. 2013

Most 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.

10/29/2013

A number of roads in North Barrington were washed out by flooding, following continuous heavy rainfall for several hours early Wednesday. (Credit: CBS)

Wheeling Residents Fight To Keep Flood-Damaged Homes From Wrecking Ball

Residents 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.

09/15/2013

Shamekia Goodwin-Badger, a Wheeling police officer, died after becoming ill during a training session. (Photo from Wheeling Police)

Wheeling Cop Dies After Collapsing During Training

Shamekia Goodwin-Badger began working for Wheeling police May 27, 2008 after being employed with Hawthorn Woods police for four years

07/29/2013

A Beechcraft twin-engine plane crash-landed in Wheeling, while trying to land at Chicago Executive Airport, on June 25, 2013. The pilot was the only person on board, and was not seriously hurt. (Credit: CBS)

Pilot Survives Crash Landing In Wheeling

A twin-engine Beechcraft crashed just north of Chicago Executive Airport, in Wheeling, Tuesday evening.

06/25/2013

Collin Scheffler, left, and Jesus Sanchez, right. (Credit: Wheeling Police)

Two Men Charged In Wheeling Shooting Death

Two men were charged with the shooting death of a man who was standing next to an alleged gang member the pair were targeting Wednesday night in northwest suburban Wheeling.

05/04/2013

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Man Dead After Shooting In Wheeling

A man was fatally shot a block from his home in northwest suburban Wheeling on Wednesday.

05/02/2013

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Flooded Wheeling Residents Can’t Get Permits For Repairs

It’s going from bad to worse in one Wheeling mobile home park.

04/29/2013

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Suburban Students Propose Their Own Immigration Reform Plan

After 2nd graders from Riley Elementary in Arlington Heights recited facts about the history of immigration in the U.S., some 7th graders took the stage at London Middle School in Wheeling to outline their proposals before their peers and politicians.

CBS Chicago–04/04/2013

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Woman Left In Locker: ‘He Just Wanted Me Dead’

Nine years later, a Wisconsin woman is recalling the trauma she suffered at the hands of her ex-husband who left her to die in a Wheeling storage locker.

01/31/2013

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No Fireworks Display For Wheeling This Year

One Chicago suburb is cancelling its July 4th fireworks display, but it has nothing to do with budget problems.

CBS Chicago–06/21/2012

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Another Day Of Extreme Heat; Problems Arising For Commuters

The 90-plus-degree heat wave continues in Chicago, and the heat could cause some problems for your morning commute.

CBS Chicago–06/20/2012

A Lamborghini Gallardo like this one crashed in north suburban Wheeling after repeatedly revving its engine at a stop light, then making a left turn when the light turned green, and swerving into oncoming traffic. (File Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

Suburban Lamborghini Crash Becoming A YouTube Hit

Ever see sports car at a red light? The engine’s revving, the light changes, the driver hits the gas, and you’re supposed to be really impressed? That’s not quite what happened on Mothers’ Day in north suburban Wheeling.

CBS Chicago–05/15/2012

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Wheeling Restaurant Closes On Concerns Of Illnesses

A popular restaurant in the northwest suburbs has been closed for most of the day because the Cook County Health Department says there have been concerns about gastrointestinal illness.

WBBM Newsradio–01/10/2012

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Police Seek Clues In Wheeling Murder, 20 Years Later

Wheeling police are asking for the public’s help in solving a cold case, exactly 20 years later.

CBS Chicago–10/28/2011

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Family Fun Guide To Wheeling

Chicago’s northwestern suburb of Wheeling is a little over 8 miles square, and known for its restaurants. The Metra line passes through Wheeling, allowing for an easy commute to Chicago. The village boasts good schools, racial diversity, forest preserve space and even an airport. Family Circle August 2008, lists Wheeling as one of the 10 best towns in the US to live in.

09/02/2011

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Wheeling Residents Furious About Repeated Flooding

Neighbors in Wheeling have been experiencing flooding over and over again, and they say nature isn’t only to blame.

CBS 2–07/26/2011

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Two Dead Following Motorcycle Crash In Wheeling

A man and a woman died early Sunday following a single-vehicle motorcycle crash in northwest suburban Wheeling.

07/17/2011

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Jury Rejects ‘Consensual’ Argument In 2010 Wheeling Rape

The Cook County jury deliberated more than 16 hours over two days before convicting 33-year-old Matthew Schaffer, whose attorneys claimed the sex was consensual in the 2010 attack.

06/13/2011

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Victims Identified In Wheeling Plane Crash

One man was killed and another injured in a small plane crash Wednesday in Wheeling. The victims are now being identified.

12/23/2010

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1 Killed In Small Plane Crash In Wheeling

One person has been killed in a small plane crash in northwest suburban Wheeling.

CBS Chicago–12/22/2010

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