Snowy, Icy Roads Blamed For Traffic Crashes Around AreaSnowy and icy roads were causing accidents around the Chicago area Monday evening, and prompted police in some areas to shut down streets.
Fencing Ring Took Merchandise Stolen From Drugstores Around Chicago Area And Sold It Online, Police SayPolice in Wilmette announced Wednesday that they have busted a sophisticated fencing operation – in which they say the suspects took in stolen merchandise from retail stores and sold them online.
Teen Dies Of Self-Inflicted Gunshot Wound In Wilmette, Police SayA gunshot wound that left a teenage boy dead in Wilmette late Monday turned out to be self-inflicted.
Plenty Of Laws Protect Historic Buildings, But What About Long-Standing Trees?There are rules to protect historic homes and buildings, but in many places no such laws exist to preserve magnificent towering trees.
Mosquitoes In Skokie, Wilmette Test Positive For West Nile VirusMosquitoes in Skokie and Wilmette tested positive for West Nile Virus.
Former Loyola Academy Soccer Coach Sues School For $250,000A former soccer coach from Wilmette’s Loyola Academy who was fired for inappropriate comments is now suing the school.
Taking A Swing At A Volunteer Golf Course By Paving Over It"Wilmette and Evanston city officials don't want this. The board and membership of Canal Shores don't want this. The neighbors don't want this."
Wilmette Land Owner Wants To Build Road Through 10th Hole Of Golf CourseOwners of a golf course in north suburban Wilmette are sparring with a land owner who wants to build a taxpayer-funded road through the 10th hole of the fairway.
‘What’s Scarier Than A Politician?’ Wilmette Man’s Halloween Lawn Display RespondsFor 20 years, the Chicago realtor has been creating Halloween lawn displays that feature full-size politicians and celebrities. He says this year’s lineup could be the most frightening.
Arlington Heights Man Killed In Wilmette Harbor ExplosionThe state fire marshal is investigating the cause of the explosion.
One Dead, One Injured In Wilmette Harbor Boat ExplosionA 67-year old man died and his body was recovered Saturday morning.
Beach Erosion Could Jeopardize Swim SeasonPark district officials in Wilmette point to their shoreline where higher-than-normal water levels could close Langdon Beach.
Car Drives Into Panera Bread In WilmetteCrews are boarding up a Panera Bread in north suburban Wilmette, after a car drove into the restaurant and hit customers.
Police Warn Of Con Artists Working WilmetteBurglars are trying to distract residents in Wilmette to rob their homes of valuables. WBBM Newsradio's Bob Roberts reports.
Coast Guard Rescues Boaters, Dogs Near WilmetteA de-masted 37-foot sailboat was unable to get back to Wilmette Harbor on Sunday, prompting a Coast Guard rescue response.