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Middle school teacher charged with manufacturing child pornography
A suburban middle school teacher was arrested today on federal child pornography charges alleging he had a teenage boy send him lewd photographs and videos of himself engaging in sexual activities.
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Feds: Buffalo Grove teacher allegedly coaxed teen into taking pornographic pictures
A middle school teacher in Buffalo Grove was arrested Tuesday on the first day of school in a federal child pornography bust.
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Lakemoor man charged with child porn
CHICAGO – A 51-year-old Lakemoor man and Buffalo Grove middle school teacher has been arrested on federal charges of receiving child pornography and persuading a 16-year-old to produce pornographic images of himself.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Texting 911 will work in some northwest suburbs
People in parts of the northwest suburbs can now use text messaging on their cellphones to seek help in an emergency.
16 home cooks prepare for the heat of competition
We've had a pretty cool summer, but things are about to heat up. Especially for the 16 home cooks who have been selected to take part in the Daily Herald's Cook of the Week Challenge.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Wags, Whiskers, and Whimsy at Clearbrook's Pet Festival
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL – Wag those tails and jump for joy because Clearbrook's first-ever Raise the Roof Pet Festival is coming to Melas Park in Mount Propsect on Saturday, September 13 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Hawthorn Woods trailer fire under investigation
No injuries resulted from a fire that broke out in vacant construction trailers over the weekend in Hawthorn Woods, authorities said.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Labor Day weekend events in Chicago and the suburbs
Beat the Labor Day traffic with a stay-cation. There happens to be quite a few events holiday weekend events in and around Chicago and the suburbs should you find yourself wandering away from the lawn chair, grill and beer cooler.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Buffalo Grove named a safest city in IL
The Village of Buffalo Grove has been named the second safest city in the state by a real estate brokerage firm.
Flying Under the Radar: Surprise! Shopping Mall Flash Mob
Ok, maybe I ought to back up several steps and explain how I wound up having lunch one minute and then making a bad attempt at the "Carlton Dance," synchronized with dozens of others in front of surprised diners in the food court at Hawthorn Mall in Vernon Hills.
Study of a downtowna Buffalo Grove almost complete
This is a sketch of a downtown development proposed for Buffalo Grove. The village soon will receive the results of an independent study of the area to determine suitability for development.
Buffalo Grove, Lincolnshire free of flood issues so far: officials
The retention pond at the intersection of Deerfield Parkway and Larraway Drive could not contain the five inches of rain that fell in Buffalo Grove in June 2013.
Indian Trails Library trustee elected to national board serving libraries
Donald Roalkvam, an Indian Trails Public Library District trustee, has been elected to serve on United for Libraries as a trustee-at-large.
New pool, turf field among ideas for Dist. 214 surplus
A new swimming pool, an artificial turf football field, a music wing and new security measures are just some of the projects Northwest Suburban High School District 214 might be spending $45 million of excess funds on over the next three years.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Buffalo Grove teacher paralyzed in motorcycle crash
Tricia and Dave Fuglestad were in the backyard of their Hoffman Estates home a few weeks ago basking in their summer break from teaching, when Dave remarked they should enjoy life because at any time things could change.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Buffalo Grove Stampede set for Aug. 31
The Buffalo Grove Park District's Friends of the Parks Foundation will be hosting its annual 5K and 10K race, the Buffalo Grove Stampede, on Sunday, Aug. 31. The race begins at 7:30 a.m. at Mike Rylko Community Park, near the Spray 'N Play entrance, located at 951 McHenry Road.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Panera, mattress store to replace Tilted Kilt in Vernon Hills
A new two-tenant building to include a Panera Bread store with a drive-through will replace the former Tilted Kilt restaurant at 447 Nl.
Suburban emergency dispatch center adds text-to-911 capability
Beginning today, AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile and Verizon customers living in or traveling through the Northwest Central Dispatch System service area may be able to use their mobile phones to send a text message to 911 for emergency help.