Suburban Kennel Where Fire Killed 30 Dogs Was Previously Investigated For Mistreatment Of AnimalsAfter 30 dogs died in a fire at a kennel in the west suburbs, records and video obtained by CBS2 show that DuPage County had investigated complaints against the kennel operator, ranging from overcrowding to mistreatment of animals.
Questions About Whether Kennels Should Always Be Staffed After West Chicago Fire Kills 30 DogsThe owner of a West Chicago kennel that caught fire and killed 30 dogs was not home when the fire broke out, and according to state regulations, he didn't need to be there.
Fire Kills 25-30 Rescue Dogs At D And D Kennels In West ChicagoMore than two dozen dogs were killed in a fire Monday morning at D and D Kennels in West Chicago.
West Chicago Man Convicted Of Rape Is MissingWest Chicago resident Cesar Avalos was sentenced on Tuesday to 27 years in prison for sexually assaulting an underage girl on multiple occasions, according to the DuPage County State's Attorney.
Burning Body Found In Field During Firefighter Training DrillFirefighters were taking part in a training exercise when they discovered a smoldering blanket with a body inside laying in the grass. The practice drill turned into a murder investigation.
Drive-In Dukes It Out With Hot Dog Drive-Thru"We're not going to let our business help him if he's not going to help us."
West Chicago Teachers "Working To Terms" Until New Contract Is Reached Teachers for West Chicago Community High School are taking a job action short of a strike, for now, as they try to negotiate a contract with District 94.
Home Invader Attacks Sleeping Elderly Woman In West Chicago"He just said, 'if you call the cops, I'll kill you,'" the victim told CBS 2's Charlie De Mar exclusively.
Home Invader Attacks Woman In West ChicagoA woman was attacked during a home invasion Monday morning in unincorporated West Chicago.
West Chicago Police Seek Public's Help In Finding Masked Armed Robbery SuspectsWest Chicago police are asking for the public's help in tracking down three men who robbed a store at gunpoint on Monday night.
Board Votes To Keep LGBT Book In Children's Section At Suburban LibraryMembers of the West Chicago Library board rejected Monday a request by some parents to remove a book about gay pride from its children’s section.
Driver Crashes While Fleeing Police In West ChicagoThe driver was extricated from the vehicle and airlifted to Good Samaritan Hospital in Downers Grove.
Man Convicted Of DUI, Reckless Homicide In Fatal CrashOmar Montoya Medina, of the 100 block of East Pomeroy Street, was found guilty of two felony counts of aggravated driving under the influence causing death and two felony counts of reckless homicide, according to the DuPage County state’s attorney’s office.
DuPage County Creates A Garden In Memory Of Baby HopeDuPage County Sheriff's Office announced Tuesday the creation of Hope's Garden, to memorialize Baby Hope.
West Chicago Man And Woman Charged With Drug-Induced HomicideA west suburban man and woman have been charged with drug-induced homicide in the death of a 20-year-old Naperville man last year.