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18 min ago | Chicago Tribune
A Northwest Side man died late Tuesday, almost three months after he was injured in an attack during a barbecue in the south suburbs, authorities said.
3 hrs ago | Patch.com
Eight months out from the suburban Cook County municipal elections, there is a new challenger on the dance card for Oak Lawn's Dist.
7 hrs ago | Patch.com
Cook County Department of Public Health officials confirm the first human case of West Nile virus in suburban Cook County was identified in a woman in her 40s from Oak Lawn who became ill earlier this month.
11 hrs ago | Daily Herald
Is your tax bill going up even as your property assessment goes down? Join the crowd.Properties in Avon Township, for example, have experienced a 32.8 percent decrease in value, but taxes increased by 3.5 percent.
A Will Has Surfaced: Sheila von Wiese-Mack's will was filed in Cook County last week by her Oak Park attorney, Lance Taylor.
The North Branch Trail's southern extension will have a short side path along Lehigh and Central Avenues, much like this segment of Harms Road in Glenview.
A Cook County judge on Tuesday ordered a Memphis, Tennessee man held on $100,000 bond after authorities say he struck a motorcycle carrying two men with his car early Saturday.
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A will of a Chicago woman whose body was found stuffed in a suitcase two weeks ago on the resort island of Bali has surfaced in Cook County.
The Oak Park Police Department has taken into the custody the fourth suspect in an armed robbery incident that occurred in July.
A man and a teenager were denied bond and a woman is being held on over $1 million after the three were charged with fatally shooting one man and injuring another outside a Near North Side nightclub earlier this month.
No new developments surfaced in court Monday that would delay the start of the trial for the man accused of murdering 14-year-old Kelli O'Laughlin in her Indian Head Park home.
Green Community Connections and West Cook Wild Ones will present the first-ever "Birds, Bees & Butterflies: A Native Garden Tour" on Sunday, September 7 from 2-4:30pm.
The Palatine Jaycees are distributing checks to 15 organizations as part of their Community Donations program, where they distribute the profits from the projects that are conducted during the previous fiscal year.
When Illinois became the last state to pass laws permitting concealed firearms, both critics and proponents had pre-designed narratives about what the effects would be.
Two men and a woman were charged with home invasion after an incident Wednesday in the 9200 block of South Central Avenue in Oak Lawn, according to the Cook County Sheriff's Department.
Shock barely describes Bannockburn's reaction to the abrupt resignation of Mayor James Barkemeyer last week amid reports he had been investigated for sexually abusing minors, a village official said Sunday.
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 04:14 pm
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