Seven held at gunpoint during Palatine robbery
Authorities are searching for two men they said held seven people at gunpoint Saturday evening while robbing a business in Palatine.
Mon May 20, 2013
Kostka Requests for Palatine to Buy His Home
The Village of Palatine received a letter in early May from former Village Councilman Warren Kostka, suggesting that the village buy his property which has been plagued by flooding issues for decades.
Palatine Village Council Denies Liquor License
The Palatine Village Council denied a liquor license for the wife of a man, Muhammad Amjad, who was convicted of selling stolen alcohol and who has had his village liquor license revoked in the past because of that conviction, according to the Daily Herald .
Cemetery Walk Gives Glimpse into Lives of Palatine's Past
Those who took part at the Palatine Historical Society's Cemetery Walk at Hillside Cemetery Walk Sunday afternoon, were able to learn about a number of people who played a part in the early days of Palatine.
Sun May 19, 2013
No injuries in Palatine condo fire
The Palatine Fire Department is investigating the cause of the fire at a two-story, 24-unit condo building at 516 N. Wilke Road, according to a news release.
COD paves new way to earn bachelor's degree
Glenda Gallisath of the College of DuPage coordinates the college's 3+1 programs that allow students to earn bachelor's degrees from universities that partner with COD, which is the only community college in the state to offer such a program.
Sat May 18, 2013
Couple to participate in Wellness Place walk
Maureen and Dick Rehwaldt stand outside their Algonquin home Friday. The Rehwaldts go to the Wellness Place in Palatine, where they take part in support groups.
Police Arrest Driver of Counterfeit Suspect for License Violation
Driver's License Infractions and more Lawrencio Hill, 20, of Milwaukee was arrested May 4 for driving on a suspended license and driving with a suspended registration, according to Deerfield Police reports .
Fri May 17, 2013
How to shop at thrift stores: 10 tips
Frugal shoppers know that thrift and resale stores bear a gold-mine of finds and deals, but it doesn't always come naturally.
Palatine Road Construction Projects Underway
A couple of areas in Palatine are currently under construction, and drivers may want to avoid to areas entirely, or at least be aware the projects are ongoing.
Inverness Man Sentenced in Palatine Retirement Home Burglary
An Inverness man pleaded guilty and was sentenced to probation for taking a flat-screen TV from the Tamarack Retirement Home in Palatine earlier this year, according to the Daily Herald.
Thu May 16, 2013
Palatine's Kuksa, Fremd's Konopka Lead Strong Sectional Showing: VIDEO
Palatine and Fremd High Schools competed at the Buffalo Grove 3A Track and Field sectional Thursday, May 16.
Wed May 15, 2013
The Janesville Gazette
Lawyer: Edgerton police violating open records law
As in: "Pierce was arrested at 9:02 p.m. May 4 in Edgerton for operating a vehicle while intoxicated." OK, maybe you don't care so much about Pierce's phone number, height, weight, hair or eye color, but what about age, address and-perhaps most important-his or her full name? For now, if the arrest happened in Edgerton, the police department is the ... (more)
Palatine Police Blotter: Home Burglary on Dogwood, $8,200 in Stolen Studio Equipment
The latest Palatine Police Blotter : Criminal Damage to Property The exterior of a ComEd electrical box was spray painted by unknown subjects sometime between May 12 at 5 p.m. and May 13 at 5:31 p.m. in the 1200 block of E. Inverrary Ln.
Tue May 14, 2013
Barb's Precious Rescue and Adoption Center will open at 313 N. Quentin Road in Palatine.
Despite concerns from a few neighboring businesses over noise and odors, an animal shelter and adoption facility has received unanimous approval to open in Palatine.
Mon May 13, 2013
Palatine: A Look at Metra Stops, Income Level
A look at income levels in suburban towns with Metra stops provides a glimpse at the disparity in wealth throughout the area, according to an interactive map posted on Crain's Chicago Business Journal.
Palatine to Extend Contract with Integrys as Village Electricity Source
Since June of 2012, savings of more than $5 million have been realized by residential, as well as small commercial energy customers in Palatine -resulting from the village choosing electricity supplier Integrys .
Eileen O. Daday Palatine's Kirk School prom a night to remember
At the Kirk School prom, seniors arrived in a stretch limousine, all decked out in stylish dresses and suits.
District 211 students ready to show off houses they built
After two years of work, Palatine-Schaumburg High School District 211 students are ready to show off, and possibly sell, three homes they built through their schools' building construction program.