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Family stabbed to death in Buffalo Grove • CPS principal removed from duties • Loan costs woman $8K in fees

CHICAGO - Police reveal the family found dead in their Buffalo Grove home earlier this week were stabbed to death, including the family pet; a Chicago high school principal was removed from his duties this week due to an ongoing investigation into "alleged misconduct," according to CPS; and one Chicago woman tells her story about how she had to pay $8,000 in loan fees to a pawnbroker.

Weekend Break: Bredwell in Barrington

Check out Marcella in this Weekend Break where she visits a custom doggie Chipotle!. Love the WGN Morning News? We love you, too. And you can have all the hijinks delivered to your inbox every weekday morning. Sign up and subscribe to our WGN Morning News newsletter.

2 shot in Palatine apartment complex lot

PALATINE, Ill. — Police responded to two individuals shot in an apartment complex parking lot in Palatine Thursday night. According to police, multiple shots were fired in the 1500 block of Silver Lane in unincorporated Palatine Township. Police found a 24-year-old man with a gunshot wound to the shoulder and a 24-year-old woman with a […]

Police Reports: Two cars stolen, others broken into on Nov. 22 in Winnetka

These reports were pulled from the latest police summaries provided by departments in our coverage area (Wilmette, Winnetka, Northfield, Kenilworth and Glencoe). WILMETTE (No reported activity Nov. 26-Dec. 2 by press time) Nov. 21 • Wilmette police arrested a Jewel employee for reportedly threatening another employee on Nov. 20. Nov. 18 • Graffiti — black […] The post Police Reports: Two cars stolen, others broken into on Nov. 22 in Winnetka appeared first on The Record.

Highland Park parade shooting survivors push for assault weapons ban

CHICAGO (CBS) -- On the five month anniversary of the Highland Park parade shooting, there is an urgent plea on Capitol Hill from survivors and physicians from across the country. They are converging in Washington, D.C. once again to push the Senate to pass a ban on assault weapons before the end of the year. Leaders from the organization March Fourth say they absolutely will not stop fighting but they will be back to square one if the Senate doesn't pass this bill to ban assault weapons. So with Congress in a lame duck session, they are traveling to D.C. Monday...

This New Barrington Restaurant is like a Chipotle for Dogs

I was just saying that there are not enough restaurants for dogs…. Bredwell in Barrington is a restaurant for the dogs… in a good way! They will offer customizable menu options, much like Chipotle, for dogs and their owners to choose from. The meals are highly nutritious for canine companions.

Chicago father accused of stabbing mother, wife and children to death

Authorities in Illinois believe a father killed his mother, estranged wife and children. Vera Kisliak, 36, and her daughters Vivian Kisliak, 6, and Amilia Kisliak, 4, were stabbed to death by their father, 39-year-old Andrei Kisliak, sources told the Lake McHenry County Scanner. Kisliak then allegedly killed his mother, Lilia Kisliak, 67. All five, including Andrei Kisliak, were found dead by police this week in what WGN9 is calling a “murder-suicide.” At a press conference on Thursday, the Buffalo Grove Police Department did not confirm that the tragedy was a murder-suicide but said it was the result of...

McHenry, December 05 High School 🏀 Game Notice

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Passenger killed, driver charged with DUI in Huntley crash

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. - A 19-year-old man from Lake in the Hills turned himself in to state police after charges were filed against him for a fatal car crash that happened in Kane County this fall. Around 1:54 a.m. on Sept. 3, Anthony Curtain was driving under the influence when...

ETHS boys basketball: Adams sails to new career high, Kits still unbeaten

His parents named him “Prince” because they knew he’d be something special when he grew up. And right now Prince Adams is playing high school basketball at an elite level. The 6-foot-5 Evanston Township High School senior topped himself again Saturday afternoon against Mundelein High School, registering...

Court Docs Reveal Troubled Home Life for Slain Chicago-Area Family

Court documents have revealed that there was likely a troubled home life for the Chicago-area family that was found dead on Wednesday morning in their suburban house. Those killed included Andrei Kisliak and his wife Vera Kisliak, who were going through a divorce, as well as their daughters Vivian, 6, and Amilia, 4. A fifth family member, 67-year-old Lilia Kisliak, was also found dead. Court docs reveal that the Kisliaks were set to lose their Buffalo Grove home as their marriage was falling apart. Vera, 36, had also filed an order of protection against her 39-year-old husband, records say. Neighbors also took note of potential family troubles, telling NBC 5 they’d seen officers respond to the home before. Cops said they made the grim discovery early Wednesday while conducting a welfare check. All five of those killed died from “sharp force injuries,” cops said. Few other details about the slaying was released by authorities, but a local newspaper, the Lake and McHenry County Scanner, reported that sources said it was the husband Andrei who fatally stabbed his family—and then himself—to death. Read it at NBC 5

Kane County State’s Attorney Jamie Mosser: ‘Everyone will remain in the jail on January 1st who is in the jail currently’

Kane County State’s Attorney Jamie Mosser joins John Williams to talk about a 19-year-old being released on bail after being involved in a fatal crash. State’s Attorney Mosser also discusses amendments to the SAFE-T Act, how the person involved in this fatal crash would have likely been detained if this happened after Jan. 1st, what […]

Parade massacre is the last straw

A state lawmaker from Chicago’s northern suburbs says the horror of July 4 in Highland Park is finally what it will take to pass an assault weapons ban in Illinois. “I stood ready to start marching with my wife and two children, when i heard gunshots, gunshots,” said State Rep. Bob Morgan (D-Deerfield). “After I got my family to safety, I ran to the scene to assist, where i saw a number of individuals – gunshot victims who were killed.