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Boy, 10, seriously hurt in Harvey shooting

A 10-year-old boy was shot and seriously injured Saturday afternoon in south suburban Harvey. The child was riding in a car with his father about 1:30 p.m. when someone started shooting at them from another four-door sedan in the 14600 block of Des Plaines Street, according to a statement from Harve


Top 50 Downers Grove property tax bills for 2017

A homeowner who paid $49,277 in property taxes on a home in Denburn Woods had the biggest tax bill in Downers Grove in 2017, according to BlockShopper.com, which calculated the top 50 property tax bills paid by city for the 12 months ending Dec. 31.


3 Glen Ellyn Area Foreclosures Selling For Cheap

GLEN ELLYN, IL — Do you feel like affordable homes are hard to find in your community? Don't lose hope yet. A tour of the most recently foreclosed homes in the Glen Ellyn area could be a great starting point!


4 New Foreclosed Houses In The Elmhurst Area

ELMHURST, IL — Do you feel like affordable homes are tough to find in your community? Why not look at foreclosed properties in the area? You never know what you might find!. Here are four new foreclosures on the market near you — many of them surprisingly affordable for their size and location.


After boy's death, Illinois governor points to 'gross mistakes'

CHICAGO (AP) - An autopsy on a 2-year-old Chicago boy found bruises and old rib fractures, but records show state child welfare workers never reported injuries despite numerous visits.


Cop killed in River North shooting always ‘knew he wanted to be a police officer’

As a teenager who dreamed of becoming a police officer, John Rivera often could be found down the street from his Hegewisch home, hanging on the words of neighbor John Sanchez.


Des Plaines: 5 Local Foreclosures Up For Sale

DES PLAINES, IL — Have a lower price point, but still hoping to buy a home nearby? Don't lose hope yet. A tour of the latest foreclosed homes in the Des Plaines area could be a good place to start!


Wanted man tackled at Horseshoe Casino; suspected in home invasion, kidnapping, police say

HAMMOND — A man described as armed and dangerous by police was tackled at Horseshoe Casino in Hammond. Giovanni Castrejon, 26, of Chicago, was wanted for armed home invasion and kidnapping in Illinois, according to Hammond police.


Centre for Performing Arts announces site location

Cultivation study underway to determine funding feasibility. It feels like it’s been a long-time coming and possibly the best-kept secret in town, but the announcement finally came late Monday, March 4.


Illinois libraries face budget challenges

QUINCY — Budget concerns at libraries across Illinois are causing a variety of issues, including delayed building projects and cuts in staff, hours and new book purchases, officials say.


John Rivera, 23, Off-Duty CPD Officer Fatally Shot In River North: What We Know

Chicago (CBS) — John P. Rivera, 23, has been identified as the off-duty Chicago police officer who was fatally shot in River North Saturday morning, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office.


NRA-Backed Suit Succeeds in Blocking Illinois Suburb From Banning Assault Weapons, High Capacity Clips

In a decision lauded by the National Rifle Association, a circuit county judge in Illinois struck down a local suburb's ban on assault weapons and high-capacity magazines. The ruling puts an end, for now, on what had been a closely-watched legal battle over the ordinance.


10-year-old shot during drive-by in Harvey, police say

HARVEY, Ill. — Around 1:30 p.m. Saturday, a father and his 10-year-old son were pulling up to their home on the 14600 block of Des Plaines in Harvey when someone in a passing car fired shots, wounding the boy, according to police.


Man Charged With 2018 Murder in Back of the Yards

A man has been charged with a fatal shooting last year in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on the South Side. Tykwon Davis, 21, faces a felony count of first-degree murder for the killing of 24-year-old Darelle Lewis on July 27, 2018, according to a statement from Chicago police. He is also charge


Last student in Wheaton College Football hazing case pleads guilty to battery

WHEATON, Ill. (Sun-Times Media Wire) - The last of five former Wheaton College Football players pleaded guilty Friday to battery in a 2016 hazing incident. Benjamin Pettway, 23, entered his plea in DuPage County court for one count of disorderly conduct, the DuPage County state’s attorney’s office s


Oak Brook police blotter: items valued at $2,850 stolen from vehicle parked at Oakbrook Center

The following items were taken from area police department reports and releases. An arrest does not constitute a finding of guilt. Miscellaneous items valued at $2,850 were reported stolen a 8:05 p.m. March 15 from a vehicle parked in the green deck at Oakbrook Center. The vehicle was also damage wi


John Paxson says Bulls may ‘run out of time’ to play Otto Porter Jr. again this season

Chicago Bulls vice president of basketball operations John Paxson says the franchise may “run out of time” to play small forward Otto Porter Jr. again this season. Porter is dealing with a shoulder injury and hasn’t played in the Bulls’ previous two games. The swingman won’t play on Saturday against


Almost 3,000 Pigs Spill Onto Illinois Highway

These little piggies are not heading to the market. Nearly 3,000 piglets spilled onto an Illinois highway Friday, and got a mud bath. Illinois State Police announced that the truck carrying the pigs crashed, setting them free.


Glendale Heights man charged in connection with crash that killed 2

A Glendale Heights man faces multiple criminal charges following a March 19 vehicle crash that killed two people, according to a news release from the Kane County State's Attorney's office.


Woman reports kidnap at gunpoint in Bloomingdale

Authorities are asking people to call 911 if they spot a man suspected of kidnapping a woman a gunpoint in Bloomingdale. The 21-year-old woman said she was abducted at gunpoint at about 4:30 p.m. Friday from a parking lot in the 300 block of West Army Trail Road in Bloomingdale, and forced to drive