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Woman Threatened By Phone, Her Tires Punctured With 8 Holes
Police responded Nov. 23 to a 22-year-old woman who said she had received two threatening phone calls from an unknown male, even though she had a new phone number and only friends and family had it.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Arrests For DUI, Switching Price Tags, Theft, Drugs
Jaquan T. Malone, 22, of Morton Grove allegedly took unlawful control of the victim's cell phone at 6003 Oakton on Nov. 21, police said.
He Calls Himself Tex, But He's an Illinoisan Through and Through
Did you know Chicago was named for a wild garlic plant? The only president born in Illinois was Ronald Reagan? The ferris wheel, processed cheese, the game of softball, the fly swatter, the upright silo and the automatic dishwasher were all invented by Illinoisans? You'll find these stories and hundreds more in Roadside History of Illinois , an ... (more)
Niles Celebrates Hanukkah With Giant Menorah, Dancing, Donuts
Written by Pam DeFiglio, Patch.com As about 25 people stood shivering in Monday night's cold, Rabby Naftoly Hershkovich warmed them with his words, just as the giant menorah behind him broke the darkness with five bright lights.
What's The Most Expensive Home For Sale In Niles?
Among the high-end offerings in Niles, a home at 6936 Lexington Lane is listed at $819,000.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Niles To Save Costco Store And $1.8 Million In Revenue
Last June, when Niles' Economic Development Specialist, Ross Klicker, was making the rounds of Niles businesses, the management of Niles' Costco store told him they were thinking about relocating.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
See A Giant Menorah Lighting and/or Sing In Do-It-Yourself Messiah
If you've never seen a 9-foot menorah, come to the public lighting of one Monday at 6 p.m. at Niles Nursing Center, 9777 N. Greenwood, Niles.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
4 New Businesses in the Glen; Car Crashes Through Cleaners
Four New Businesses Opening in the Glen MOOYAH Burgers Fries & Shakes, The Curragh Traditional Irish Pub, Pinot's Palette and Mingle Juice Shop are all opening soon in the Glen Town Center.
1 killed in Lake Shore Drive rollover
A 24-year-old Niles man was killed and two others injured when a Mercedes-Benz rolled over on Lake Shore Drive early Friday morning, police said.The crash happened about 5:20 a.m. near Lawrence Avenue, police said, citing preliminary information.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Black Friday nationwide: shopping, scuffles
The holiday shopping season kicked off early, as several retailers began offering deals on Thanksgiving Day.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Black Friday Shopping: Local Mall, Major Retailer Hours; Advertisements, Deals
Woodfield Mall, 5 Woodfield Shopping Center in Schaumburg, will open at 8 p.m. on Thanksgiving, Nov. 28, and stay open until 10 p.m. on Black Friday, Nov. 29. The mall will reopen at 8 a.m. on Nov. 30. Full hours are listed on the mall's website .
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Women Charged With Retail Theft
Julie S. Radovanic, 47, of Niles, was charged with retail theft after police said she took unlawful control of a bottle of perfume from TJ Maxx, 7250 Dempster, on Nov. 17. Court date is scheduled for 12/10/13 Stefania Hatzisavas, 43, of Chicago, was charged with retail theft after police said she allegedly took unlawful control of two cosmetic ... (more)
Clown Goes on a Rampage, Man Blames Burgers for DUI
By Emily Stone and David MacLean OMG PD is on vacation for the holiday weekend, so we're taking a look back at some of our favorite weird crimes from the past few months.
Elmhurst Police Report Arrests for DUI, Drugs
Thanks to a grant from the Illinois Department of Transportation, Elmhurst police are again stepping up enforcement of DUI and seat belt laws.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Patient Finds Doctor Deceased In Office
Niles police performed a death investigation Nov. 21 just after 3:30 p.m. at a doctor's office in Golf Mill Center.
Gas main break closes Niles street
Police have announced that a portion of Greenwood Avenue near the Golf Mill Shopping Center in north suburban Niles will be closed for two to three hours this afternoon due to repairs to a gas main break.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
'Dine-In Niles' Restaurant Discounts Resurface For Holiday Season
The Dine-In Niles program, which has provided a 10 percent discount on dining at many Niles restaurants to Niles residents, is back for the holiday season, albeit in a new form.
Kroc Center Installs Shure Wireless for Audio Solution
NILES, Ill. - The Salvation Army Ray & Joan Kroc Corps Community Center of Memphis opened its doors this year now, and the new venue required an wireless microphone system that could support 34 channels of audio seamlessly across a number of different rooms.
Niles Doc Writes Rx For 11,000 Pills; State Suspends Medical License
Amid accusations that he inappropriately wrote prescriptions to provide a person with 11,000 tablets of the painkiller Oxycodone, the state has suspended the medical license of a Niles doctor, the Daily Herald reported.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Graziano's Is Remodeling; Get 20% Off Your Thanksgiving Feast
As Graziano's Restaurant prepares to enter its third decade in Niles, it's getting a new look: a natural stone and copper metallic facade, which is under construction.