Accident That Cost Boy His Leg Raises Safety Questions About South Suburban Train CrossingCBS 2's Chris Martinez reports some residents there are now saying, “I told you so.''
Driver Ejected From Car, Struck By Semi In Tri-State CrashIllinois State Police said a Toyota Camry heading south on Interstate 294 struck a construction vehicle parked on the side of the road near Kedzie around 10:50 p.m. The driver of the Camry was ejected from the vehicle, onto the roadway, where he was hit by a semi-trailer truck.
Feds Charge Blue Island Man With Bank Robbery A Blue Island man suspected of robbing five banks on the South Side and in the south suburbs is in custody facing federal charges.
Police: Man Charged When Cops Find Child Porn On Cell PhonePolice first responded to a Blue Island home regarding a report of domestic battery. While there, police found Richard Fowler's cell phone turned on, displaying three images of minors engaged in sex acts.
Man Arrested After Cops Spot Child Porn On His Cell PhoneWhen Richard Fowler of Blue Island went to the police station to pick up his phone, he was arrested.
Emma: Granderson's Gift Built To Inspire Curtis Granderson's $5 million gift to alma mater UIC is providing youngsters new opportunities.
Trucker Rescues Driver Who Crashed Into His Rig In Blue IslandAccording to sources, the driver of the SUV might have fallen asleep at the wheel, and veered into the southbound lanes while headed north on Ashland Avenue.
Cook County Loaned Out More Than 1,400 Tons Of Salt During Brutal WinterThe county loaned out 1,339 tons, about 2.8 percent of its salt supply this winter, according to Frank Shuftan, spokesman for Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle.
Blue Island Cop Uses Stun Gun On Accident VictimCBS 2's Marissa Bailey talks with a south suburban man who claims a sergeant overreacted; a follow-up investigation never occurred.
Elderly Blue Island Man Dies Of HypothermiaAn 80-year-old man from south suburban Blue Island who had dementia died of hypothermia Monday night after leaving his house, authorities said.
Explosion, Fire At Alsip Plant A petrochemical plant explosion in Blue Island injured two people on Friday.
Blue Island Firefighter Files Lawsuit Against CityA part-time Blue Island firefighter is suing the city, contending that it withdrew an offer to him for a full-time job without justification.
Man Shot In Parking Lot At Suburban Golf Course Police are trying to figure out why a man was shot in a parking lot of Meadows Golf Club in Blue Island.
Suburban Alderman's Body Pulled From LakeThe body of a Blue Island alderman was pulled from Lake Michigan overnight, after he went missing while boating with friends in northwest Indiana.
Man Found Shot To Death In Forest Preserve Near Blue Island A Markham man was found shot to death Tuesday in a forest preserve near south suburban Blue Island.