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5 New Northbrook Area Properties For Sale

NORTHBROOK, IL — On the hunt for a new home, and want the latest information on what's available near you? Perhaps you could use some assistance in your search? Fear not! To help simplify your search, we here at Patch have compiled the latest batch of new listings nearby.


Springfield considering gas tax hike even though Illinois already pays among the most in U.S.

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Northbrook: 4 Foreclosed Homes Near You

NORTHBROOK, IL — Don't want to break the bank, but still looking to buy a house nearby? Why not look at foreclosed properties in the area? You might just find your dream home in the rough!


2 charged in fatal shooting of Chicago Police Officer John Rivera

CHICAGO (WLS) -- Two men have been charged in the fatal shooting of off-duty Chicago Police Officer John River, police announced Monday. Police said 24-year-old Menelik Jackson of South Holland and 32-year-old Jovan Battle of Chicago have each been charged with first-degree murder. Police said Jacks


Illinois Dems Set Electoral Trap For Trump Over Income Taxes

Democrats in Springfield are trying to keep President Donald Trump off the Illinois ballot in 2020 unless he agrees to release his income tax returns, which he refused to do during his 2016 campaign.


Sex offender charged in sex assault of college student abducted at gunpoint in Bloomingdale, police say

BLOOMINGDALE, Ill. (WLS) -- A convicted sex offender was charged with several felonies after he allegedly abducted a 21-year-old college student from a Bloomingdale parking lot and sexually assaulted her at gunpoint.


Constable: How a suburban couple survived world's worst plane disaster

Vacationers Caroline and Warren Hopkins of Northbrook discovered a minor problem as they boarded their Pan Am jet bound for the Canary Islands. Another couple were sitting in 5-A and 5-B, the Hopkins' first-class seats on the 747 jet. The flight attendant made that man and woman take their assigned


$1 million-winning Powerball ticket sold in Illinois

ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) – If you purchased a Powerball ticket in Illinois you could be a new millionaire. A Powerball ticket for the March 23 drawing was sold in the state that matched the five white balls, winning $1 million. The winning numbers were 24, 25, 52, 60, 66 and the Powerball was 05.


Illinois Police asking for public help after nightclub shooting

Illinois State Police officials are requesting public assistance in information related to a shooting that occurred at the Expose’ Nightclub in Gulfport, Illinois. Troopers responded to a scene to investigate a shooting that occurred in the parking lot of the Expose’ Nightclub early Sunday morning,


Elderly woman found covered in feces with bedbugs 'jumping off' her body, son charged with felony neglect: Prosecutors

A Glenview man is charged with felony neglect of an elderly person after police found his 91-year-old mother unconscious and clinging to life, covered in bedbugs, feces and urine in a filthy home, prosecutors said Wednesday.


Maps of flooding throughout Iowa and Illinois

(KWQC) - Due to rainfall and flooding throughout the Quad Cities area, flooding has put a stop to travel on some roads and highways throughout the state of Iowa. According to the Iowa Department of Transportation's website, a handful of roads in the state are closed due to flooding.


2 Dead After Gary Homicide, Police Seek Help Locating Suspects

CHICAGO (CBS)– A surveillance camera captured video of two men near the scene of a double murder in Gary, Indiana on Saturday night. Now, police are asking the public’s help in identifying and locating the men.


Lake County K9 Honored Again

After receiving the 2019 K9's for Valor award as the top police dog in the United States, Lake County, Illinois, Sheriff's Department Officer Dax has been nominated as the 2019 National Law Enforcement K9 of the Year by The American Humane Hero Dog Awards. This award is based on the votes from indiv


American Pickers TV Show Looking For Illinois Filming Locations

The television show, American Pickers, is searching for places in Illinois to record. When Frank and Mike, the stars of American Pickers, came to Rockford to pick with Rick Nielsen from Cheap Trick, I thought that was great TV.


Family of Unarmed Shooting Victim Wins $5.1 Million after Police Plant Gun

A Chicago jury awards $5.1 million to family of unarmed man fatally shot by Chicago cop, who planted gun. An Illinois jury awarded nearly $5.1 million on Thursday to the family of 37-year-old Gary Smith, who was fatally shot by Chicago police officer Arkadiusz Pachnik in 2014.


Even his wife didn’t know Chicago toy store owner was a master thief

CHICAGO — When federal agents came for Phil Cresta in 1974, not even his wife knew why the toy store owner was being arrested. Later she found out her husband was actually the best thief on the eastern seaboard, and had been hiding out from both the mob and the law until he was discovered.


Glenview Blotter: Robbery Via Drive-Through Attempted

The following records are from the files of the Glenview Police Dept. The Glenview Journal publishes its “Police Blotter” every issue:. Robert Liss, 60, of 4200 W. Lake Ave. #B104, Glenview, was charged with criminal abuse and neglect of an elderly person at 6:41 p.m. Sunday, March 17. He was taken


1-year-old shot, mother killed and father critically injured in West Pullman shooting

CHICAGO -- One person is dead, and two others, including a one-year-old boy, are wounded after a shooting on Chicago’s Far South Side. The husband, wife and their son were sitting in a parked vehicle around 1 a.m. Monday at 117th and Laflin in the West Pullman neighborhood.


Austin family sues Oak Park police over fatal car crash

Aftermath: Police say Kendall Harrison drove through a red light while fleeing a traffic stop on South Boulevard, striking a car that was southbound on Ridgeland Avenue. Inside that vehicle were Joy Tyus and Pierre Shelton. | Photo submitted by John Roberts.


North Shore Death Notices: March 18 To March 24

The following death notices were added to funeral homes serving the North Shore area in the past week. Those homes have provided obituaries for some of those that have passed away recently. Patch offers condolences to their loved ones, links to their obituaries and notices of upcoming services below