Lack Of Lights, Sidewalks, Crosswalks Make Stretch Of Touhy Avenue Deadly For Airport Service Workers Heading To Bus StopNo sidewalks and no lights make for a deadly combination along a stretch of Touhy Avenue in Des Plaines.
Construction Worker Killed, 3 Hurt When Beam Falls From Addams Tollway BridgeA construction worker was killed and three others were injured when a 45-ton steel beam fell as it was being removed from the Jane Addams Memorial Tollway bridge over Touhy Avenue in Des Plaines early Tuesday.
No Evidence Of Shooting After Report Of Shots Fired On Edens ExpresswayThe Touhy Avenue exit ramp on the northbound Edens Expressway was reopened Monday morning, after Illinois State Police found no evidence to confirm an earlier report of shots fired on the expressway near Lincolnwood.
Man Injured In Rollover Crash In LincolnwoodThe single-vehicle crash happened about 12:40 a.m. near West Touhy and North Karlov avenues, according to Lincolnwood police.
Woman Struck, Killed By Vehicle In Des PlainesAbout 10 p.m., Delores Williams was walking near the intersection of Touhy Avenue and Wolf Road when a vehicle struck her, Des Plaines police said.
One Killed, One Wounded In Rogers Park ShootingOfficers responding to a call of a person shot at 4:10 a.m. in the 1700 block of West Touhy Avenue found the men shot in an alley, police said. Albert S. Turnage, 23, was shot in the chest and a 30-year-old man suffered gunshot wounds to the shoulder, arm, back and buttocks, authorities said. Turnage was later pronounced dead.
Two Men Critically Injured In Rogers Park ShootingOfficers responding to a call of a person shot at 4:10 a.m. in the 1700 block of West Touhy Avenue found the men shot in an alley, police News Affairs Officer Hector Alfaro said.
Pedestrian Hit By Vehicle In Park RidgeThe person, whose age and gender were not immediately known, was hit by a vehicle about 8:15 p.m. in the 300 block of West Touhy Avenue, according to Park Ridge police.
Woman Fatally Struck By Vehicle In SkokieRescue crews responded to a call of a pedestrian struck by a vehicle about 5:50 p.m. in the 5500 block of West Touhy Avenue.
Woman Defends Conditions On Urban Farm After Getting 25 CitationsAn North Side woman has disputed the city's claims that she has more than two dozen code violations at her home and the vacant lot she's turned into an urban.
New Hotel, Grocery Store Planned For Purple Hotel SiteThe Lincolnwood Village Board recently approved a $27 million incentive package for the proposed Shoppes at Lincoln Pointe.
Man Charged With DUI After Killing Pedestrian In Des PlainesRobert Grossman, 44, is charged with one count of aggravated DUI resulting in death.
Man Arrested For Stabbing Woman In Rogers ParkThe 21-year-old woman was arguing with a man around 6:10 a.m. in the 1600 block of West Touhy Avenue when he allegedly began stabbing her.
One Dead In Four-Car Pileup In RosemontRosemont police said four vehicles were involved in the crash at about 7:30 p.m. Thursday on Higgins Road, between Mannheim Road and Touhy Avenue.
Developers Release Renderings Of Development At Purple Hotel SiteDevelopers have produced a mostly retail- and food-oriented complex for the 11 acres at 4500 W. Touhy. A 210-room hotel would go along the northern part of the site with frontage on Lincoln Avenue.