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Hoffman Estates teacher's aide faces child porn charges
A 34-year-old Hoffman Estates man who works as an aide at a school for special needs children in Palatine is charged with child pornography after authorities found “numerous” pornographic images of children on a computer seized Thursday.
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Thu Mar 06, 2014
Palatine man indicted in food delivery attack case
A Palatine man used a fast food sandwich delivery to burst into an apartment and attack a woman the same day she had an order of protection issued against him, authorities said.
Palatine ready to 'Paint the Town Green'
Palatine's “Paint the Town Green” celebration on Saturday, March 15, is more than just a parade, it's a festival for everything Irish with food, drink, entertainment and shopping all throughout the town.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
New power provider selected by Vernon Hills and six other towns
Residents and small businesses in Vernon Hills and six other communities soon will get a new power provider, although the savings through the electrical aggregation program won't be as great.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Palatine rejects new business on Rand Road
Palatine council members went against the recommendation of the village zoning board Monday and rejected a bid to establish a new light industrial business near Rand and Lake Cook roads.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Buffalo Grove doctor, chiropractor charged with fraud
A chiropractor and a physician with offices in Buffalo Grove, their billing manager and three purported patients are facing prison sentences have been indicted on federal charges alleging they played a part in a $2.98 million health care fraud scheme, authorities said Monday.
Lawyers announce judicial recommendations
The Council rates candidates as “well qualified,” “qualified” or “not qualified.” Candidates who do not submit credentials to the Council are rated “not recommended.” For vacancies on the Appellate Court, whose first judicial district incorporates Cook County, the CCL found John B. Simon well ... (more)
Competitive spelling career over for Palatine 8th-grader
Eighth-grader Sarah Griswold of Palatine came this close to punching her ticket to the Scripps National Spelling Bee, televised every May on ESPN.
Guidant Wealth Advisors Selected for 2014 Women's Choice Award
Guidant Wealth Advisors of Palatine, Illinois has been honored with recognition by WomenCertified, Inc. and WIFE.org in the selection of Financial Advisors & Firms.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Palatine Rural Fire Dist. holds info session on referendum
The Palatine Rural Fire Protection District will host a public meeting at 7 p.m. March 5 to discuss the tax hike it is requesting from voters on the March 18 ballot.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Weekend picks: Colin Quinn finds the funny in politics
Billy Branch & The Sons of Blues are just one of the groups performing in the Ice Meltin' Blues Weekend in downtown Long Grove.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
No Opinion: 1950s farce now playing in Palatine
The award-winning Theatre Nebula company is performing the world premiere of Kevin Wiczer's two-act farce, “A Man With No Opinion.” The show's run comes to an end this weekend.
Glenview Listed Among '100 Safest Cities' in U.S.
Written by Shannon Antinori Glenview is one of the safest places to live in the United States, according to a recent list released by NeighborhoodScout.com.
Palatine High Boosters present 30th dinner and auction
Come “Celebrate the Pirate Spirit” March 7 when the Palatine High School Pirate Booster Club presents its 30th annual dinner and auction fundraising event.
Miley Cyrus, Imagine Dragons among March's musical offerings in the suburbs
It's also that special time of year when fans of live music start seeing their favorite performers hit the road, and this year is no exception.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Hundreds to brave icy waters at Palatine plunge
Nearly 300 brave souls are set to brave the icy waters of Twin Lakes in Palatine for charity Sunday during the annual Polar Plunge for Special Olympics.
Palatine's Business of the Year relocating in village
D'Vine Wine and Gifts will move from its current storefront on Dundee Road to 243 E. Northwest Highway, in the Palatine Plaza Shopping Center, just east of Ace Hardware.
Bethel Lutheran hosts Valentine's luncheon
Bethel Lutheran Church of Rolling Meadows hosted a special Valentine's Luncheon for its food pantry clients on Saturday, Feb. 15. “For Christians, feeding people is about more than making sure they are not hungry, thought that is very important.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
New top cop named in Gilberts
A former Kildeer police chief who's now working in Nevada was selected as the new top cop in Gilberts.