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Boy, 9, brings loaded gun Roy DeShane Elementary School in Carol Stream, prosecutors say
A nine-year old boy brought a loaded gun to Roy DeShane Elementary School in Carol Stream on Tuesday, the DuPage County State's Attorney's Office said.
Police: Group forcibly robbed man at Westfield Wheaton Shopping Center Target
Police were looking for a group of people who they say were responsible for a strong-arm robbery at the Westfield Wheaton Shopping Center on Wednesday, Feb. 21. (Video courtesy of the Montgomery County Department of Police)
1 killed, 1 injured in fiery head-on crash in Barrington Hills
CHICAGO (CBS)-- A man died after a fiery head-on crash in Barrington Hills Wednesday night. Police said a Ford pick-up truck and a Hyundai SUV crashed into each other just before 9 p.m. on County Line Road and Bellwood Drive. The impact of the crash caused one of the vehicles to burst into flames. The driver of the pickup truck died at the scene. A 46-year-old woman in the SUV was taken to Good Shepherd Hospital in serious condition. The crash is under investigation.
Schaumburg's Seafood Scene: 3 Restaurants You Can't Miss
In this article, we're exploring three exceptional seafood restaurants in Schaumburg. Have you had the chance to visit any of them? We'd love to hear about your experiences, so please feel free to share your thoughts in the comments below!
Cook County man arrested after police find 167 pounds of marijuana, 400 THC pens in van
CHESTERTON, Ind. - A Cook County man was arrested in Indiana Sunday after police say they found over 160 pounds of marijuana in a cargo van he was driving on Interstate 94. Erik J. Boehm, 22, of Melrose Park, has been charged with dealing a controlled substance, dealing marijuana and resisting law enforcement.
Dive into Flavor: Top 3 Seafood Restaurants in Villa Park
In this article, we explore three exceptional seafood restaurants located in Villa Park. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these places yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Police in suburban Chicago are sued over a fatal shooting of a man in his home
The sisters of a man fatally shot in his home this month by suburban Chicago police filed a federal lawsuit Wednesday against the officers and their department, alleging wrongful death and other counts.Kyenna McConico and Kennetha Barnes, sisters of Isaac Goodlow III, filed the lawsuit in U.S. District Court in Chicago against the Carol Stream Police Department and officers identified as John Does 1-6. The complaint seeks unspecified damages.Messages seeking comment on the lawsuit were left Wednesday morning with the police department and Chief Donald Cummings.Officers responding to a domestic violence call fatally shot Goodlow, 30, around 4:15 a.m....
Another Once Popular Illinois Shopping Mall is Closing in March
Another Illinois shopping mall that's been dying slowly, will finally turn off the lights permanently after serving the community for over 40 years. That statement above needs a little clarification. Not ALL the lights are being turned off. It's being reported that two parts of this mall will remain alive... for now.
You should visit these places in Hanover Park
Rodney Craig, Mayor of Hanover Park, joins Bob Sirott to talk about his favorite restaurants to eat at and what landmarks tourists should visit. He also discusses Hanover Park’s future developments and what’s the secret to his success as mayor.
Pet Rescue Spotlight: Anderson Humane
CHICAGO (CBS) -- Each Thursday CBS 2 highlights pet rescue organizations around in and around the Chicago area.Anderson Humane located in South Elgin returns to CBS 2 with its CEO Dean Daubert and he's accompanied by Penelope, a three-year-old tan and white mixed breed cutie.Penelope is spayed and has all her shots. The adorable Penelope is described as playful, friendly, treat-motivated, and a bit of an extrovert."She has got just the sweetest disposition. She loves people," Daubert said. "She's a very confident dog."The shelter has had Penelope for a few weeks after she came from an underresourced shelter but she is...
Pedestrian, 65, killed in North Barrington crash
NORTH BARRINGTON, Ill. - A pedestrian was struck and killed Tuesday evening in North Barrington. The 65-year-old man was walking on the shoulder of Route 22 around 7 p.m. near Rainbow Road when he was struck by a Ford traveling in the same direction, according to the Lake County Sheriff's Office.
St. Charles police look to identify person spotted at local recreation center
ST. CHARLES, Ill. - St. Charles police are seeking the public's help identifying a person spotted at the Norris Recreation Center earlier this week. The individual was seen between 5:20 p.m. and 7:20 p.m. Monday. Police want to speak with the individual regarding an incident reported that evening. The person...
Tornadoes reported in Illinois, Michigan, Ohio as storm barrels through Midwest
At least nine tornadoes were reported across Illinois, Michigan and Ohio as a storm barreled through the Midwest overnight. Wind gusts reached 82 mph near Chicago, and hail was larger than golf balls in DuPage County, Illinois, just outside of Chicago. 2024 off to a somewhat decadent start for me in Northern Illinois! Atkinson, Illinois 2/27/24! #wxtwitter. Hopefully I can out and do this more this season. pic.twitter.com/8MyiQP3R32 On Wednesday morning, the severe thunderstorm threat is ongoing for the Ohio Valley, West Virginia and Kentucky, where a few thunderstorms are possible.
Roselle Public Library and Village Board Consider Property Exchange to Boost Local Economy
The Roselle Public Library District and the Village of Roselle have agreed to explore the potential exchange of two properties. These include the former Trinity Community Center at 233 E. Maple, owned by the village, and the Roselle Public Library building and parking lot at 40 S. Park Street. The Village Board bought the 233 E. Maple property in June 2023 but received no interest when they sought redevelopment qualifications in August 2023.
Meet Flash: Aurora's Adoptable Husky Mix of the Week
The City of Aurora, in collaboration with Aurora Animal Care and Control, highlights an adoptable animal from their shelter each week. This week, they are featuring Flash, a 3-year-old husky mix who enjoys outdoor activities.
Best Places to Buy a House in DuPage County
Buying a home isn’t just a contract to the property, it’s a sometimes lifelong commitment to the surrounding community, too. Choosing where to buy a home is a major life decision. Luckily, Niche, a website offering rankings and statistics on towns, schools and colleges, also publishes a ranking of the best places to buy a home. See the rankings below to find out how towns in DuPage County stack up.
Severe storm levels Batavia farm dating back to 1860s
BATAVIA, Ill. - The historic Reckinger Farm in Batavia, which dates back to the 1860s, was decimated and a barn was destroyed by severe storms that barreled through Tuesday night. Reckinger Farm has been in the family for six generations with the recently leveled barn playing a pivotal role in...
Suburban Chicago residents clean up together after devastating storm
CHICAGO (CBS) -- Extensive cleanup is underway in west suburban Geneva, where high wind uprooted dozens of trees sending huge branches into windows and roofs.The damage was concentrated on one specific subdivision.It's where hard work is on the must-do list for many in Geneva where the Pepper Valley neighborhood is more than peppered with debris."Everybody's everything is kind of disheveled."It was after Tuesday's powerful storm. Resident Jeff Dieken knows he faired well. Most are taking care of the cleanup independently, but for others, it's too heavy a lift."One block away looks like a direct hit," Dieken said."Can you believe the...
Cutest Animal Ever Coming to Illinois’ Brookfield Zoo for First Time
More surprises from Illinois' Brookfield Zoo for their 90th anniversary. Not only has this animal adorable animal never been at the zoo before, there will be two of them. The Brookfield Zoo, also known as the Chicago Zoological Park, is kicking off its 90th season with some major announcements. Just...
Kane County Residents Urged to Aid in Storm Damage Assessment Following Tornado Warnings
Kane County, Illinois, has suffered significant damage due to severe storms. The National Weather Service Chicago is currently investigating to confirm if tornadoes were involved. The Kane County Office of Emergency Management and the Development Department are assessing the damage. Despite the destruction of trees, poles, homes, and businesses, no casualties have been reported.