State Officials Investigate After Carnival Rides Injure TwoThe Illinois Department of Labor became involved after a young boy suffered an injury at a church festival in Midlothian on Thursday and after a woman fell off a ride at a carnival in Plainfield.
Boy Hurt When Prop Falls From Carnival Ride In Midlothian; Woman Falls When Roller Coaster Derails In PlainfieldTwo people were injured Thursday night when two carnival rides broke down at separate carnivals in south suburban Midlothian and southwest suburban Plainfield.
Man Stabs Caretaker In Plainfield While Wearing Mask, Playing 'Halloween' Theme MusicA Plainfield man is facing murder charges for a terrifying stabbing at a group home for the developmentally disabled.
'Run For The Brave' Raised Money For Wounded Veterans On Memorial Day WeekendHundreds of runners stepped out in the south suburbs to honor veterans this Memorial Day weekend.
Judge: Man Accused Of Killing Parents At College Wasn't SaneThe decision means there won't be a trial for 20-year-old James Davis Jr., who had pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity and could be held indefinitely.
Fifth Man Charged In Plainfield Street Racing IncidentsIan Whelton, 26, turned himself in on Monday, and he was charged with two counts of street racing.
Four Arrested For Plainfield Street Racing After Online Videos DiscoveredA video of a burning car on discovered online has lead to the arrests of four men, one a registered sex offender, according to Plainfield police.
Plainfield Residents Concerned Warehouse Plan Will Bring More Truck TrafficResidents say plans for a new, $1.5 million square foot Diageo distribution warehouse, about half a mile away, will turn the residential area into a truck zone.
Plainfield Micro Pantry Helps Those In NeedJoette Doyle describes the effort as a labor of love, saying the micro pantry is a tiny, self-serve food pantry where people can donate and take goods as-needed.
Intersection Improvement Project Begins at U.S. 30 and 119th Street in PlainfieldThe Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) announced that an intersection improvement project will take place on U.S. 30 and 119th Street, in Plainfield, beginning, weather permitting, Monday, April 23
Central Michigan University Shooter In CustodyJames Eric Davis Jr. is accused of killing his parents inside a CMU dorm early Friday morning.
Moms Allege Plainfield School District Ignored Bullying ConcernsA group of parents claim Plainfield District 202 neglected their repeated concerns about bullying taking place in area schools.
Armed Robber Holds Up Plainfield 7-ElevenThe suspect ran away southbound toward Main Street, police said. Officers and a police dog searched the area but were not able to find him.
Veterans Treatment Court Grad Charged With Breaking Into HomeJuan Morales, 33, of Aurora was charged Dec. 13 with armed violence, residential burglary and burglary in Will County, records show.
Police: Man Had Guns, Hundreds Of Rounds Of Ammunition During BurglaryJuan A. Morales, 33, faces felony charges of burglary, residential burglary and armed violence, according to Plainfield police and the Will County sheriff’s office.