Monday Apr 14
ComEd sends incorrect drop notice to suburban residents
An incorrect "Confirmation of Drop" letter that was recently sent from ComEd to residents of several Northwest suburban communities who participate in electric aggregation, is causing confusion among residents and forcing each community to clarify the future of the program.
House near Wauconda catches fire
A pile of burning brush may have caused a two-alarm fire Friday afternoon in an unincorporated area near Wauconda, fire officials said.
Mt. Prospect Irish Fest is April 12
The 2014 festival season kicks off in the Northwest suburbs with Irish Fest, from 2-11 p.m. Saturday, April 12 in downtown Mount Prospect.
Lake Zurich Area Chamber to host showcase
The Lake Zurich Area Chamber of Commerce will host the 22nd Annual Business and Community Showcase from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 5, at Lake Zurich High School, 300 Church St., Lake Zurich.
Palatine garage fire quickly extinguished
The Palatine Fire Department was called to a report of a garage fire on the 900 block of South Boardwalk Court in Palatine at 10:07 p.m., and found smoke and fire in the attached garage of a two-story house.