Teen Struck, Killed By Metra Train On Northwest Side A 17-year-old boy who attended Taft High School was struck and killed by a Metra train on Friday, just blocks away from school.
Metra Train Strikes Truck on NW SideInbound Union Pacific/Northwest Line no. 630 struck a truck that was backing into a lumber yard in the 6900 block of North Northwest Highway about 8:20 a.m.
Mount Prospect Building Evacuated Out Of Fear Of CollapseA building housing a carpet outlet and an electronics store was evacuated in northwest suburban Mount Prospect, amid fear that the roof would collapse.
Water Main Break Snags Northwest Highway In Park RidgeA water main break Wednesday morning snagged Northwest Highway in Park Ridge.
Suspicious Fire Damages NW Side ChurchA suspicious fire damaged a church early Sunday in the Norwood Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side.
Police Impersonator On The Loose In BarringtonPolice in the northwest suburbs are warning people about someone who has been trying to impersonate them.
Footprints In Snow Near Crystal Lake Menards Lead Police To BurglarFootprints in the snow turned out to be the key in a burglary case in Crystal Lake.
Palatine Neighbors Protest Against Plan For New StarbucksThe Palatine Village Council has reversed itself, ordering another look at a plan to allow a Starbucks on Northwest Highway after residents voiced opposition.
Neighbor Charged In Man's Beating Death On Northwest SideAuthorities have charged a man with beating his neighbor to death in the Northwest Side’s Gladstone Park neighborhood earlier this week.
Suspect Questioned In Murder Of Man Found In Northwest Side BasementPolice were questioning a suspect Thursday morning in the murder of a Northwest Side man who was found beaten to death in his basement.
Man Found Beaten To Death In Northwest Side HomeA man was discovered beaten to death in his Northwest Side home Wednesday, and a homicide investigation is underway.