This Illinois School District Was Ranked the Best in the United StatesAsh JurbergNewsBreak Contributor
Gunfire Erupts at North Riverside Mall in Chicago Western Suburbs on Black FridayNatalie Frank, Ph.D.NewsBreak Contributor
Chicago Crime Out of Hand: Woman Shot in 1 of 14 Armed Robberies Over 3 Hrs Sunday in Multiple AreasNatalie Frank, Ph.D.NewsBreak Contributor
Chicago Employee at Subway Restaurant on Southwest Side Held Up At GunpointNatalie Frank, Ph.D.NewsBreak Contributor
Bedford Park Officer Shot Multiple Times by Suspect Fleeing Scene of Stolen Car CrashNatalie Frank, Ph.D.NewsBreak Contributor
Chicago, Illinois $1 Burrito Deal Leads To Dozens Sick With Stomach Flu
Everyone always likes to make fun of places like Taco Bell. Joking that it gives people the runs, and to be honest with you I don’t get it. I don’t know what is wrong with everybody else’s digestive system, but I’ve never had an issue eating food of any kind no matter who it is.
Swastika found in gang symbol at suburban Chicago pizzeria
SKOKIE, Ill. (CBS) -- An investigation is underway in the north suburbs.Police said a vandal drew a swastika on the storefront of a Jewish-owned pizzeria in Skokie. As CBS 2's Andrew Ramos reported Monday night, new surveillance images show a person of interest.Police said they originally opened a hate crime investigation when it was first reported at EJ's Pizzeria, 9149 Gross Point Rd. However, upon further review, officials said it wasn't exactly antisemitic symbolism that was found -- but rather, the image was gang-related. The graffiti that was found scrawled across the front window shows a swastika inside what appears to...
Illinois Driver Carjacked While Pumping Gas Into Vehicle
It doesn't matter where you are in Illinois, you should always keep your guard up because you never know what could happen. Just a few years ago, carjackings weren't all that common in Illinois except in some of the bad parts of Chicago. Nowadays, they seem to happen all the time. That includes nice areas and even places you wouldn't expect.
Waukegan man killed in 2-vehicle crash in Zion identified
LAKE COUNTY, Ill. - A 51-year-old man was killed when his vehicle slammed into the back of a semi-truck in Zion on Saturday. Around 5:27 a.m., Zion police and emergency responders were called to the area of Green Bay Road and 9th St. for a vehicle crash with injuries. When...
Arlington Heights' Bakery Trail: Discover the Top 3 Artisan Bakeshops
In this article, we'll be exploring three exceptional bakeries in Arlington Heights. Have you had the chance to visit any of these delightful spots yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts and experiences in the comments section below.
Discovering Palatine Through Its Food: Top 4 Traditional American Delicacies
This article explores four traditional American dishes popular in Palatine. Have you had the chance to sample any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below.
These morton grove, IL based Puppies are the latest up for adoption and in need of a good home
Have you been contemplating pet adoption, or simply love perusing adorable pets? A myriad of delightful pets are available for adoption at various animal shelters in the vicinity of morton grove..
High-speed chase ends in police-involved shooting in Antioch; suspect in custody
ANTIOCH - One person was arrested after leading officers on a high-speed chase Sunday that ended in Antioch with a shot being fired by Waukegan police. Around 10:40 p.m., Antioch officers were alerted to a police chase that started in Waukegan and was heading toward their village. The driver, who was later identified as a 25-year-old Antioch resident, led police to Antioch Manor apartments in the 400 block of Donin Drive.
New Paws, New Love: Adopt Dogs Today in palatine, IL
Have you been contemplating pet adoption, or simply love perusing adorable pets? A myriad of delightful pets are available for adoption at various animal shelters in the vicinity of palatine..
Spirits of Elgin: Uncovering the Haunted Legacy of the Casket Company
Elgin, Illinois, a city steeped in culture, harbors a spine-chilling history that reaches beyond the grave, particularly at the Elgin Casket Company. This spectral site, now hosting the Evil Intentions Haunted House, whispers tales of its eerie past. Once a bustling hub, crafting final resting places for thousands, including President Calvin Coolidge and John F. Kennedy, the company's walls now echo with ghostly phenomena. Tragic events and grim discoveries have cemented its haunted reputation, drawing in ghost tours and paranormal investigators year-round.
Savor the Smoky Delights: Top 3 Barbeques in Schaumburg
In this article, we will be exploring three distinct barbecue spots in Schaumburg. Have you had the opportunity to visit any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below:
DuPage County officials warn of disturbing trend as 5 migrants face burglary charges
DUPAGE COUNTY, Ill. - Five Venezuelan migrants have been arrested and charged in two separate incidents within the last week, and DuPage County's top prosecutor says it's part of a disturbing trend in the western suburbs. One of the incidents happened at the Kohl's in Elmhurst while the other occurred...
Stolen Snapple leads to armed robbery charges for Cook County duo
ELMHURST, Ill. - A man and a woman from Cook County have been charged in connection with an armed robbery at a 7-Eleven Friday in west suburban Elmhurst. Ditalion Barnett, 27, allegedly entered the convenience store while wearing a face mask around 8 p.m. located at 572 S. York St., according to prosecutors. Barnett grabbed a Snapple, approached the register, displayed a gun and told the clerk "give me everything," officials said.
Join us for the Grand Ribbon Cutting Reception at The Bridge and Buehler YMCA!
Prepare to mark your calendars for a not-to-be-missed event! The Bridge and Buehler YMCA are thrilled to announce their Ribbon Cutting Reception. This exciting event is set to take place on Wed, Nov 29, from 5pm to 6pm. The location for this grand affair is none other than the 1400 West Northwest Highway, Palatine, IL, USA 60067.
A Burger Joint is the “Hidden Gem” in Illinois according to Yelp
If you are looking for a "Hidden Gem" to check out in the Land of Lincoln, you need to head to this small burger restaurant, according to the experts at Yelp. And from the looks of the menu, this place will win your tastebuds over quickly!. According to Yelp's "Hidden...
Police arrest man armed with knife following standoff in Northfield home
Northfield police arrested a man who reportedly threatened them and local paramedics with a hunting knife earlier this month. According to an incident report from the Northfield Police Department, officers were called to Robin Hood Lane on Nov. 11 for a report of a 67-year-old man threatening first-responders with a “large hunting knife.” Before the […] The post Police arrest man armed with knife following standoff in Northfield home appeared first on The Record.
Strange White and Black Lane Markers on Michigan Freeways Have a Very Specific Purpose
It's part of highway infrastructure you probably would never give a second thought - the lines that divide lanes on highways. But look at them next time you travel. Are they just white lines or are they both black and white?. Some freeways across Michigan have different pavement striping and...
Metra Train Fatally Strikes Pedestrian at Deerfield Illinois Station
Though witnesses say victim may have jumped, autopsy scheduled to clarify cause of death. On Saturday afternoon, trains on Metra's Milwaukee District North line faced substantial delays following a collision involving a freight train and a pedestrian in Deerfield.
Rare (and Creepy) Toys Found In Abandoned Illinois Mansion
A wealthy Barrington Hills, Illinois toy collector, a death, and a multi-million dollar mansion filled with vintage toys, all of it left behind. It never gets old looking through photos of abandoned places around Illinois and wondering what the backstory might be, even more so when it's an abandoned mansion.
Illinois on red alert after norovirus outbreak emerges after taco event
Health officials are investigating a norovirus outbreak connected to a promotional event at a local restaurant. Northwestern University students reportedly experienced gastrointestinal distress after attending a ‘$1 Burrito’ event held last Saturday at Big Wig Tacos & Burritos between 1 pm and 8 pm. The Evanston Health and Human Services Department launched an investigation following complaints from students about symptoms such as stomach cramps, vomiting, and diarrhea. Of course, the danger is that this could spread far beyond University students.