Aurora Police Release Photos From December Jewelry Store Smash And GrabOn Dec. 21 around 7:40 p.m., three men with their faces concealed entered the Jared store in the 1000 block of North Route 59, police said.
Thieves Smash Display Case With Hammers, Steal Diamonds From Vernon Hills Jewelry StorePolice say three men used hammers to smash a display case full of diamonds, stole the gems and then drove off in a gray minivan Friday.
Hockey Used As Medicine For AutismHockey is more than just a game for one collegiate player. Stepping out on the ice is just the right medicine to help 21-year-old Walker Aurand live life to the fullest, despite having autism.
North Suburb Offers Skunk 'Bounty'Vernon Hills is offering homeowners cash for skunks caught on private property, amid an explosion of the animals.
North Suburb Gets SkunkedSome in Vernon Hills are calling their north suburb “Vermin Hills.”
Police: 4 Broke Into Swimming Pool, Burglarized Cars In Vernon HillsFour people took a dip in a private swimming pool, then burglarized garages and vehicles in a bizarre crime spree nearly two weeks ago in north suburban Vernon Hills, according to police.
Police Seek Burlgar Who Hit 5 Houses In Vernon HillsVernon Hills Police offered a simple solution to thwart burglars: lock your doors and windows.
Lost Wallet Leads To Arrest In Vernon Hills Vehicle BurglariesA lost wallet led to four arrests in a string of vehicle burglaries this month in north suburban Vernon Hills.
Lightning Strikes Vernon Hills Apartment BuildingFour families were in need of shelter Monday evening after lightning struck an apartment building in north suburban Vernon Hills.
School Buys Drone, Captures 'Awesome PicturesA middle school in the far north suburbs is letting its students learn by using a drone.
Ex-Bear Details Alleged Racial Abuse His Son Endured At North Suburban High SchoolDesmond Clark says he wants to set the record straight about the misdemeanor charges he faces in a northern suburb. CBS 2's Jim Williams reports.
Driver Sought In Vernon Hills Hit-And-Run That Injured PedestrianInvestigators analyzed debris at the scene and think the vehicle was a 1999-2005 Volkswagen Jetta with damage to the front end and lower front trim on the driver side.
Bag Of Weapons Found In Park Is Traced To Suspect, Who Faces ChargesMichael Latona, 23, is charged with two counts of unlawful use of a weapon by a felon, and one count each of aggravated unlawful use of a weapon, possession of a controlled substance and possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver, according to Vernon Hills police.
Terror Video Encourages Attack On Mall Chain With Chicago-Area LocationsThere is no specific information indicating there is danger here, but at least one police agency is aware of the threat and "planning accordingly."
Vernon Hills Woman Charged With Setting Park Garbage Can On FireOfficers were called to Augusta Park, 210 Augusta Drive, after a pedestrian saw a garbage can in the park on fire, according to a statement from Vernon Hills police.