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2 juveniles arrested after fleeing from stolen vehicle shut down by OnStar in North Chicago

Two juveniles who stole an SUV in Highland Park were arrested after they tried fleeing from the vehicle when OnStar remotely shut it down in North Chicago, police said. The Highland Park Police Department responded to a residence in a neighborhood on the east side of the city early Monday morning. Highland Park Deputy Police […] The post 2 juveniles arrested after fleeing from stolen vehicle shut down by OnStar in North Chicago appeared first on Lake and McHenry County Scanner.
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Mother, daughter plead not guilty to concealing body of man found in conservation area near Richmond

A mother and daughter have both pleaded not guilty to hiding the body of a deceased man, who was a convicted sex offender, in a conservation area in Richmond. Theresa M. Stoen, 43, of the 500 block of Main Street in Genoa City, Wisconsin, and Mikalah M. Stoen, 24, of the 10600 block of North […] The post Mother, daughter plead not guilty to concealing body of man found in conservation area near Richmond appeared first on Lake and McHenry County Scanner.

Round Lake Beach man accused of having methamphetamine

A Round Lake Beach man is being charged with having methamphetamine following a traffic stop by Kendall County deputies in the area of Route 31 and Caterpillar Drive Tuesday. 23-year-old Shaun M. Cleary Jr. is charged with possession of controlled substance and driving with a suspended license. The sheriff's office says the traffic stop was for an equipment violation. Cleary was placed under arrest and taken to the Kendall County Jail in Yorkville. He since posted bond to be released.
Forest Park Review

Mr. Beef takes bow in Harlem Avenue grand opening

Mr. Beef and Pizza, 123 Harlem Ave., hosted a festive grand opening celebration on Saturday, June 26. The purveyor of house made Italian beef, pizza with parmesan tomato sauce, and fresh salads opened in the winter, but waited to celebrate its Forest Park debut under the summer sun. To bring a sense of fun, Nick Kollias, invited owners of colorful hot rods and pristine vintage cars to park in the spot’s generous lot.

Motorcyclist killed in Elk Grove Village crash

ELK GROVE VILLAGE, Ill. — A motorcyclist was killed Tuesday morning in a crash in Elk Grove Village. At around 8 a.m., police responded to the area of Busse Road and Touhy Avenue on the report of a crash. Police said a semi-truck driven by a 54-year-old woman from Landon, South Carolina, and a motorcyclist […]

No Grocery Tax In Illinois Starting Friday

FILE - Customers shop at a grocery store in Mount Prospect, Ill., on April 1, 2022. Consumer prices surged 8.6% last month from 12 months earlier, faster than April’s year-over-year surge of 8.3%, the Labor Department said Friday, June 10, 2022. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File) Illinois’ grocery tax...

One Injured in Car-Motorcycle Crash in Lakewood

One person was transported to a local hospital as the result of a crash between a car and a motorcycle in the Village of Lakewood on Monday. Lakewood Fire responded to the crash in the area of Fairdale Avenue and East Fairmount Avenue just before 10:15 PM. On arrival, immediate medical care was provided to one of the drivers. He was transported to UPMC Chautauqua for suspected non-life threatening injuries. The crash led to restricted traffic on East Fairmount Avenue for about one hour as fire crews cleared the road and police investigated. Lakewood Fire was assisted at the scene by Chautauqua County EMS, the Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office, and the Lakewood-Busti Police Department.

Bill Poss closes Luigi’s Pizza and Fun Center in Aurora

After 41 years, William “Bill” Poss of Aurora closed his Aurora restaurant for the last time Sunday, June 26. Poss, owner of Luigi’s Pizza and Fun Center in Aurora, closed his business–a pizza/pasta restaurant with bar, game room, laser tag arena ,and Sunday church service site–due to a shortage of employees and began retirement.

Northwest suburban school district says its propane buses are the fleet of the future

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. (CBS) -- Its school buses don't look abnormal by appearance, but Township High School District 211 in the northwest suburbs say the buses are the fleet of the future.CBS 2's Marissa Perlman took a ride on one of the district's propane-powered yellow buses, which have a green goal.The bus is at its loudest when it starts up – it's otherwise a quiet ride."A nice smooth ride, and quiet," said Township High School District 211 transportation coordinator Patrick McShane. "The student love quiet."A green bird – instead of the usual black bird logo for Blue Bird school buses...
Riverside Brookfield Landmark

Loaded semi-auto rifle in truck brings felony weapons charge | Police reports June 20-26

Riverside police arrested a 34-year-old Munster, Indiana, man who was later charged with felony unlawful use of a weapon after police found a loaded .762-caliber semiautomatic rifle along with a drum magazine for the rifle loaded with 70 rounds and three loaded handgun magazines inside his pickup truck during a routine traffic stop on June 23 at about 3:25 p.m. on Ogden Avenue.

No one hurt in fire at manufacturer in Aurora

No one was hurt in a fire at a manufacturing facility in Aurora Monday. The Aurora Fire Department says it happened a bit before 2:30 Monday afternoon in the 4000 block of Campus Drive at the International Paper facility north of the Fox Valley Mall. Firefighters arrived and evacuated the...

Young woman’s murder ‘top priority’ of Oak Park police

The murder of 18-year-old Jailyn Logan-Bledsoe is the top priority of the Oak Park Police Department, Interim Police Chief Shatonya Johnson told the village board at its June 27 meeting. “Detectives are reviewing information from the crime scene and surrounding areas,” said Johnson said, who called the murder “senseless.”...
Forest Park Review

6-year-old boy injures himself with uncle’s gun

A six-year-old boy who lived with his grandmother on the 200 block of Circle Avenue ended up in a hospital with his finger shot off after he accidentally discharged his uncle’s gun. The grandmother told officers she has been raising the boy since he was eight months old, and...

Person suffers life-threatening injuries in I-294 crash

HINSDALE, Ill. - A person was seriously injured in a vehicle crash on Interstate 294 Tuesday afternoon. The crash occurred on I-294 northbound near milepost 25. At about 4:23 p.m. ISP troopers responded to a two-unit motor vehicle crash, and one person was transported to an area hospital with life-threatening injuries.