1-Year-Old Boy Among 2 Rescued From Blaze In West EnglewoodAt 9:19 p.m., firefighters responded to a call of people trapped in a burning building in the 5600 block of South Damen, according to Chicago Fire and Police Departments.
Former Special Education Teacher Charged With Child Porn PossessionMichael Levin, 62, is charged with four felony counts of possession of child pornography, according to the Will County Sheriff’s Office.
Mother, Children Bring Cards, Donuts To Cmdr. Bauer's Police StationA mother and three of her children showed love Wednesday morning at the 18th District police station where Capt. Paul Bauer commanded.
What We Know About The Suspect In The Murder Of CPD Commander Paul BauerThe 44-year-old man charged with murdering Chicago Police Cmdr. Paul Bauer in the Loop on Tuesday has a lengthy criminal record.
Churches Burn Palms In Preparation For Ash WednesdayA palm burning service outside Holy Name Cathedral on Tuesday morning was a sign that Ash Wednesday and Lent are almost here.
Woman Rescued During Extra-Alarm Fire In Grand CrossingChicago firefighters rescued a woman during a fast-spreading extra-alarm fire Monday night in the Grand Crossing neighborhood.
2 More Legionnaires' Disease Cases Found At Veterans HomeOfficials say there are two more laboratory-confirmed cases of Legionnaires' disease among residents of a veterans' home in western Illinois.
Counties Replenish Salt Supply After Weekend Snow, Icy ConditionsWith several weeks of winter remaining, county transportation departments are re-loading after a long weekend of salting and plowing snow.
Southwest Getting Back On Schedule At Midway After Deicing ShortageA Southwest representative said the severity of winter weather in recent days caused its supplies of deicing fluid to dwindle.
Woman Charged With Sexually Assaulting 6-Year-Old Girl In Marquette ParkLatoya Frost, 32, was arrested early Saturday after she sexually assaulted a 6-year-old girl and forced her to perform several sex acts, according to Cook County prosecutors. Frost had locked the first-floor bedroom door and lodged a chair under the doorknob so nobody could get inside.
Snow-Packed Roads Lead To Dicey Travel Conditions On Tri-State TollwayRoads are snow-packed throughout the Chicagoland area, treacherous in many spots.
West Chicago Teachers "Working To Terms" Until New Contract Is Reached Teachers for West Chicago Community High School are taking a job action short of a strike, for now, as they try to negotiate a contract with District 94.
Holy Angels Catholic School Closes Over Flu OutbreakAnother Aurora school is canceling classes because of the spread of the flu.
Anniversary Of Lane Bryant Massacre Brings In New LeadsTinley Park police said last week's 10th anniversary of the Lane Bryant massacre has prompted some new tips in the case
Girl, Who Lost Father, To Receive Special Escort To Father-Daughter DanceA north suburban kindergartener whose father was killed in a military training accident last year will be getting a special escort to a Father-Daughter dance on Wednesday.