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.
Vernon Hills Fire Damages Three HomesMultiple people were displaced after a fire rendered three attached homes uninhabitable Monday morning in north suburban Vernon Hills.
Police: Vernon Hills Man Sent Lewd Photo To 12-Year-Old GirlJohn W. Schraffenberger, 24, is charged with sexual exploitation of a child, according to a statement from Vernon Hills police.
Ex-Bull Brunson Pleads Not Guilty To Sexual Assault ChargesFormer Chicago Bulls player and coach Rick Brunson is denying charges that he sexually assaulted a masseuse at Lifetime Fitness in Vernon Hills.
Police: Ex-Bull Brunson Used Fake Name To Book Masseuse Before AssaultAfter a masseuse told Rick Brunson to stop requesting her services, the former Chicago Bulls player and coach used the name “Patrick Ewing” to book her for another appointment, according to the police report obtained Tuesday.
Former Bull Rick Brunson Charged With Attempted RapeCharges were filed after Brunson allegedly grabbed an employee of Lifetime Fitness in Vernon Hills.
Vernon Hills Cops Kill Pit Bull That Attacked WomanPolice confirmed a woman and her dog were mauled by a pit bull in the New Century Town subdivision. The woman suffered injuries to both her hands trying to defend her miniature Doberman Pinscher, who was badly hurt in the incident.
'June Is The Most Dangerous Time To Be A Turtle'Hoping to avoid the "significant amount of carnage" from last year, Vernon Hills is taking important steps to save its turtle population.
Sole Survivor Of Arizona Crash To Join Grandparents In JapanNine-year-old Rinka Hirayama, the lone survivor of a fiery car crash last month on a desert highway near the Grand Canyon in Arizona has returned to Vernon Hills, but only for a few weeks. Once her grandparents settle her parents’ affairs, Rinka is expected to return to her native Japan with them.
Community Mourns 3 Members Of Vernon Hills Family Killed In Crash A deadly car crash on a family vacation claims three members of a Vernon Hills family. Now, the community is mourning the victims and looking to help the lone survivor, a nine-year-old girl.
Worker Dies From Injuries In Construction Collapse At Vernon Hills MallOne of two construction workers injured in a partial wall collapse at the Westfield Hawthorn Mall in north suburban Vernon Hills late Thursday night has died.
Halloween Trick-Or-Treating Times For Lake County, Ill. 2013Halloween Trick or Treating is being held in communities throughout Lake County, Ill. in 2013. Most of the communities are holding Trick or Treat hours on the day of Halloween itself. Oct. 31, 2013, but several are having the Trick or Treat on the Sun. before Halloween, on Oct. 27.
Vernon Hills Residents Complaining Of Skunk ProblemHave you noticed something different in the air this fall? An abundance of black and white critters creating an eye watering stench?
Cops: Man Made Bomb Threat Because Woman Didn't Like Him A north suburban man is behind bars Tuesday after phoning in a bomb threat to a Vernon Hills concert event because a woman he met there did not like him, according to police.