Quinn: Kids Come Before SuperintendentsGovernor Pat Quinn says the only way he see's regional school superintendents getting paid is at the local level.
Lake Zurich Police Increase Reward In Deadly Hit-And-RunPolice in Lake Zurich are desperate for more information involving the hit and run of a teenager girl so the amount of reward money being offered has been increased.
Proposed Tollway Expansion Plan Creates Jobs, Reduces CongestionThe proposed tollway expansion plan attracted hundreds of people Friday night to several Chicago suburbs. Many like the idea despite a plan to increase toll fares
Immigration Activists: Obama Has Failed At ReformMembers of the Latino community, upset over a federal program called Secure Communities, or S-Comm, rallied in front of President Barack Obama's re-election headquarters Tuesday afternoon.
Police, Community Group Search For Rapist In GaryAn advocacy organization is planning on meeting with the police chief to help find the person who allegedly raped a 68-year-old woman this past weekend.
Green Line Robbery Suspects Include 10-Year-Old: PoliceTwo days after warning the public about the theft of electronic devices on Green Line trains, police arrested four suspects Thursday, the youngest being a 10-year-old boy.
Brizard Defends Proposal To Raise Property Taxes For CPSFinances are on the mind of Chicago Public Schools chief executive officer Jean-Claude Brizard, on the first day of the new school year for some students.
Cab Driver Ticketed For Hitting 2 Little Girls On Mag MileA cab driver from Richton Park has been ticketed for hitting two little girls on the Magnificent Mile over the weekend.
1 Stabbed, 3 Others Injured In Rolling Meadows FightSeveral people were reportedly stabbed early Monday in a parking lot northwest suburban Rolling Meadows.
$29.5M Lotto Ticket Claimed By Suburban ResidentSomeone has now come forward to claim a winning lottery ticket purchased in the south suburbs in June.
Grocery Store Employee Charged With Armed RobberyA temporary contractor for a north suburban grocery store has been charged with armed robbery.
West Nile Mosquitoes Found In The SuburbsMosquitoes taken in a trap on the East Side of Aurora have tested positive for the West Nile virus, the Kane County Health Department said Friday.
Garfield Park Conservatory Seeks Donations For Glass RepairThe June 30 hailstorm that destroyed a portion of the Garfield Park Conservatory has prompted a fundraising drive to sustain the institution until insurance kicks in.
3-Day Walk For Breast Cancer Research Steps OffNearly 2,000 people clad all in pink are gathering Friday to begin a three-day walk to raise funds for breast cancer research.
Quinn Signs DREAM Act Into LawTwo months after the Illinois DREAM Act passed the General Assembly, Gov. Pat Quinn is expected to sign it into law Monday.