Traffic crackdowns in many Northwest suburbs
Traffic crackdowns funded with federal grant money putting extra police on the streets with overtime pay are going on in many Northwest suburbs through Memorial Day.
Sun May 19, 2013
Police Nab Suspect in Shoplifting, High-Speed Escape
A Bartlett woman gave her driver's license number to a clerk when redeeming a store credit coupon during an April 10 shoplifting theft that sparked a wild, high-speed escape and led to her arrest Tuesday, May 14, 2013 by St.
Thu May 16, 2013
Mon May 13, 2013
Huntley man charged with fifth DUI
A 49-year-old Huntley man was arrested early Monday in Elgin and charged with his fifth DUI offense, according to police and court records.
Fri May 10, 2013
Bail set for Elgin burglary and chase suspects
Bail was set Friday for two men accused of burglarizing the Elgin Sam's Club earlier this month and then crashing into a police vehicle before leading officers on a 115-mile chase through northern Illinois and into Wisconsin.
71-Year-Old Motorcycle Driver Crashes at on Blackman Road
A 71-year-old motorcycle driver attempting to pass a vehicle crashed on Blackman Drive at the intersection of Blackman Court around 3:05 p.m. May 6, Geneva police reports said.
Wed May 08, 2013
Arrests for Theft and Forgery Reported; Multiple Cases Remain Unsolved
Possession of Stolen Property Esteban Dayton, 31, 2790 Rhodes Apt. 8, Northlake, was arrested and charged with driving without registration, driving without insurance, improper use of registration, possession of stolen property and unlawful possession of a license plate sticker after police pulled over his black Chrysler 300 at County Line and ... (more)
U46 bids farewell to longtime school board members
Over the past two decades, School District U46 Board of Education members have heard a lot about Joyce Fountain's "babies," the 40,000-plus children in the second-largest school district in Illinois.
Tue May 07, 2013
Bartlett's new village president, new trustees sworn in
The new Bartlett village board after a swearing-in ceremony on Tuesday. In the back row, from left, is Trustee Eric Shipman, Trustee T.L. Arends and Trustee Vincent Carbonaro.
Mon May 06, 2013
Men from Bartlett, Streamwood being held in Wisconsin jail
The district attorney in Racine County, Wis., has declined the criminal charges that a pair of suburban men faced in connection to a burglary and high-speed case that started in Elgin and ended in Wisconsin early Saturday morning.
U-46 to swear in new board members tonight
The Elgin Area School District U-46 school board will meet Monday evening to say goodbye to old members and welcome new ones as the results of the April election force a changing of the guard.
Bartlett recognizing veterans May 31
The Bartlett Volunteer Fire Association is sponsoring its 5th Annual Veterans Memorial Dinner at 6:30 p.m. Friday, May 31, at the Bartlett Fire Barn, 218 S. Main St., Bartlett.
Sat May 04, 2013
Editorial: A changing of the guard across the suburbs
They're leaving in droves this month, most of them this week. Some were forced out in last month's elections.
Thu May 02, 2013
5 things to do: The Amazing Improv-A-Manaics
The Amazing Improv-A-Maniacs: Super Springtime Comedy Extravaganza of the Ages at 7 p.m. May 3 at the auditorium at James "Pate" Phillip State Park, 2054 W. Stearns Road, Bartlett.
Wed May 01, 2013
South Elgin soldier gets big welcome home
After his flight arrived Wednesday morning at Midway Airport in Chicago, he received a hero's welcome in the early afternoon at Pratts Wayne Woods in Bartlett by members of Warriors' Watch and Patriot Guard Riders.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Pagni named Woman of Year by Elgin Altrusa Club
The Altrusa International Club of Elgin Inc. has named Lillian Pagni of Hampshire the recipient of its Woman of the Year-2013 award.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Cardinal George visits Alexian Brothers
Cardinal Francis George spent the afternoon walking the halls of the new Women and Children's Hospital, sprinkling holy water on the doors of those in intensive care, blessing the doctors and nurses and personally praying with many families, including women in labor, premature babies and sick children.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Hanover Twp. now offering job counseling
Hanover Township has started job counseling, where staff work one-on-one with residents to develop a personalized plan and employment search for all types of work.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
Lemont High School to 'Walk with Andrew' to Support Injured Student
Lemont High School students and staff members will team up this weekend to support Andrew Podczerwinski, a sophomore fighting to regain his mobility following a tragic accident that left him paralyzed last summer.
Tue Apr 23, 2013
Bartlett school mourns loss of sixth-grader Posted Apr 23, 2013 9:35...
Students and faculty at Centennial Elementary School in Bartlett are mourning the loss of a sixth-grade girl who recently died after experiencing flu-like symptoms.