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    Three charged in marijuana robbery in Wheeling

    Miguel Perez

    Oct 24, 2014 4:12 PM

    Wheeling police have charged two men and a juvenile girl with attacking and robbing a man who they arranged to buy marijuana from last month.


    DuPage County Board mourns death of J.R. McBride

    J.R. McBride

    Oct 24, 2014 4:05 PM

    The life of the DuPage County Board has passed away. J.R. McBride, who represented county board District 4, died early Friday morning at his Glen Ellyn home after a long battle with cancer. He was 47. On Friday, friends used words like “funny,” “smart,” and “gregarious” to describe McBride, an insurance broker who had served on the county board since 2006.


    5 things to do in the suburbs this weekend

    Jerry Lewis performs at Aurora's Paramount Theatre for a single show Sunday, Oct. 26.

    Oct 24, 2014 1:40 PM

    With beautiful weather predicted for the weekend, you might want spend a few hours outdoors. But there are a number of enticing entertainment options indoors — including the chance to see Olympic skaters in Hoffman Estates or catch a show by comedy legend Jerry Lewis in Aurora.


    Cubs a perfect fit for Maddon

    Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon has exercised an opt-out in his contract, which was due to expire after next season.

    Oct 24, 2014 3:15 PM

    With Joe Maddon having opted out of his final year as manager of the Tampa Bay Rays, speculation heated up immediately that Maddon could be headed to the Cubs. Daily Herald Cubs writer Bruce Miles said it makes all the sense in the world for the Cubs to look into that possibility.


    Coming Sunday: Special report on Route 53

    Looking East down Rt 120 by Almond Marsh.

    Oct 24, 2014 10:01 AM

    The newest incarnation in the 50-year struggle to extend Route 53 north into central Lake County is heading to a make-or-break decision about its future. Starting Sunday, read Mick Zawislak’s two-part report, which includes videos, photos, detailed map/graphics and an interactive Web map/graphic.


    How Island Lake cops' heroic actions saved lives

    Island Lake police officers Gilbert Hueramo and Victoria Gwizdak saved the lives of two wounded McHenry County Sheriff's deputies last week in Holiday Hills.

    Oct 24, 2014 5:11 AM

    Island Lake Police Officer Gilbert Hueramo is a walking medicine chest. On Oct 16, he got a chance to put the equipment and his training to use as he and fellow Officer Victoria Gwizdak helped save the lives of two wounded deputies in Holiday Hills. “The most important thing is, whether it's a police officer or a civilian who is wounded, you've gotta stop the bleeding and get them out to a trauma center,” Hueramo said.


    Catch Week Nine prep football action streaming live

    Barrington’s Brett Morrison, left, congratulates Scotty Miller after a touchdown against Palatine at Coach Tom Frederick Field in Barrington.

    Oct 24, 2014 12:24 PM

    It’s the final week of the regular season, and area teams are positioning themselves for the playoffs. This weekend, 17 games will have live video streaming on High School Cube at football.dailyherald.com

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