Lake County Sheriff Cracking Down On Underage Drinking Ahead Of 'Black Wednesday'The day before Thanksgiving is a popular day for parties and underage drinking, but in Lake County authorities are trying to stop the dangerous “Black Wednesday” celebrations before they start.
Trio Charged With Vehicle Burglary, Underage Drinking In ElginAuthorities were called about people breaking into vehicles at 8:09 p.m. in the 400 block of Arlington Avenue, according to Elgin police.
Proposed Illinois Law Allows Those Under 21 To Drink With A ParentUnderage drinking would be allowed with a parent present under legislation being proposed in Springfield.
Lurie Hospital Sees Influx Of Underage Drinkers This WeekendLurie Children's Hospital in downtown Chicago has seen at least 21 patients for underage drinking in the ER since Friday, reports WBBM’s Mariam Sobh.
Oswego Police Arrest 48 Teens For Underage Drinking At PartyThe Kendall County courthouse will be crowded next month when nearly 50 teens have to appear to face underage drinking charges, reports WBBM's Nancy Harty.
Woman Injured In I-80 Crash, Driver Charged With Underage DUIA male under the age of 21 was charged with DUI early Monday after the SUV he was driving collided with a rental truck on I-80, injuring one woman in southwest suburban Mokena.
St. Viator High School To Begin Random Alcohol Tests On StudentsSt. Viator High School in Arlington Heights has conducted random drug tests of students since 2007, and has now added random alcohol tests – becoming the first in the Chicago area, and possibly the state, to check students for underage drinking.
South Side Irish Parade Crackdown Could Also Result In Pride Parade ArrestsRowdy drunks would pay through the nose if they try again to take over a South Side Irish Parade that made a family-oriented comeback last year, thanks to a crackdown approved Wednesday that could lead to a rash of arrests at the Pride Parade.
Alderman Pushing For Crackdown On Drunks At South Side Irish ParadeInebriated “idiots” once accused of “hijacking” the South Side Irish Parade would pay a heavy price if they dare to do it again, under a crackdown advanced Thursday by a City Council committee.
20 Glenbard South Students Suspended From Sports For Underage DrinkingTwenty students at Glenbard South High School in west suburban Glen Ellyn won’t be participating in part of the athletic seasons, after photos surfaced on Facebook showing them at an underage drinking party.
Cops Arrest 28 For Underage Drinking At Party In RiversidePolice in Riverside late Monday shut down an underage drinking party that attracted dozens of teens from across the western suburbs.
Batavia Teen In Big Trouble For Hosting Drinking Parties, Escaping Squad CarA 19-year old Batavia man cooling his heels in the Kane County Jail, because of two weekend parties at his house and an attempt to escape from police custody on top of it.
Evanston Revokes Bar License After Underage Drinking IncidentsIn Evanston, the mayor is expected to make a ruling Tuesday on whether to revoke the liquor license from a popular nightclub which has become well-known among teenagers.
Handcuffed Man To Cops: ‘I Think I’m Wanted’An 18-year-old Northwest Indiana man is free on bond, after being arrested and handcuffed, escaping, then turning himself in with his wrists still cuffed.
15 Arrested At Underage Drinking PartyDeputies arrested 15 people after finding a large amount of alcohol and teens scrambling to hide or escape an underage drinking party.