Burnham Residents Furious After CARES Act Money Was Used For Water Bill Credits, But Only For Those With MetersCook County received a sizeable chunk of change and has doled out nearly $50 million to suburban governments in recent months. But residents in one town say they're not getting a straight answer about how the village spent its CARES cash.
After Marina Held Her Boat Hostage For Months, Crystal Taylor's Bank Returned Her MoneyCBS 2 Investigator Dorothy Tucker tried to track down the mysterious marina owner and discovered even more legal trouble he faces.
Two Men Plead Guilty In Wire Thefts Tied To Indiana, IllinoisPolice have said the men were spotted in September coming out of the Cook County Forest Preserve in Calumet City, Illinois. They were arrested with a large amount of copper wire.
1 Dead, 2 Injured In Motorcycle Crash In BurnhamOne person was killed, and two others were injured early Thursday, when a motorcycle collided with a car in south suburban Burnham.
64-Year-Old Man Killed In Burnham House FireA 64-year-old man died last night in a fire in his home in south suburban Burnham, reports WBBM’s Mike Krauser.
Man Shot And Killed In BurnhamVincent Means, 32, was shot at West State Street and Calhoun Avenue in Burnham, according to the Lake County (Ind.) coroner’s office.
Part Of New Cal-Sag Trail To Open This WeekendCyclists, walkers, and runners are in for a big treat in the south suburbs this weekend. The completed 11-mile west leg of the Cal-Sag Trail will officially open between Alsip and Lemont.
Extra Alarm Fire Erupts Inside Burnham CondominiumCrews from multiple south suburbs were battling an extra-alarm fire in Burnham Monday morning.
Judge Sentences Ex Burnham Village Clerk To 18 Months In Prison For EmbezzlementA judge sentenced a 70-year-old former village clerk to 18 months in prison for embezzling $650,000 from south suburban Burnham, reports WBBM’s John Cody.
Feds: Ex-Burnham Village Clerk Stole $650,000 For Casino RunsA south suburban elected official who allegedly stole more than $650,000 from taxpayers and spent it at casinos has agreed to plead guilty.
Burnham Police Chase Ends With Crash On Far South SideA rollover crash occurred early Thursday in the Hegewisch neighborhood on the Far South Side after a chase involving south suburban Burnham police.
Human Remains Found Buried In South SuburbPublished reports say the skeletal remains could have been buried among the weeds and burned out buildings for a couple of years.
Three People Injured In Burnham Bar FightA man being held in police custody was among three people injured early Sunday during a fight in a bar in south suburban Burnham.
Off-Duty Cop Kills Gunman In Bar ShootoutAn off-duty Harvey police officer shot and killed a man who opened fire in a south suburban bar overnight.