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  • Dawn Patrol: Vigil held for slain baby; Flash flood warning Aug 22, 2014 6:26 AM
    Slain 5-month-old Zion boy recalled at vigil; attorney says abuse suit against cleared priest "is alive"; College of DuPage trustee censured; Do you have money in old I-PASS account?; Anti-bullying campaign gets boost from senator, former Bear; Chicago Little Leaguers win; Bears play Seahawks tonight

     
  • Dawn Patrol: UBERx driver sued over crash; Cubs game resumes today Aug 21, 2014 5:55 AM
    Giants’ rain-delay protest upheld; Cubs game will conclude today. Crash forces evacuations in Hoffman Estates. Deceased cabbie’s son sues UberX driver. Archdiocese clears former Schaumburg pastor of abuse. Metra could get extra RTA money for improvements. Wauconda merchants upset about event parking.

     
  • Heavy rain falling over DuPage County; western suburbs Aug 21, 2014 8:00 AM
    Thunderstorms are producing heavy rainfall totals over aras in the western suburbs, meteorologists from the National Weather Service said. Westmont and Lisle have recorded about an inch-and-a-half of rain since 3 a.m., while Naperville has recorded about 1.2-inches. Meteorologists said storms will linger until about 11 a.m., this disperse, but return this afternoon into this evening.

     
  • Wonder Lake man denies child sex assault accusation Aug 21, 2014 10:09 AM
    A Wonder Lake man pleaded not guilty to charges he molested two Round Lake children on Valentines Day. John W. Kline, 68, of the 3200 block of Lakeshore Drive, is free from Lake County jail after posting the required 10 percent of his $500,000 bail, authorities said.

     
  • Dawn Patrol: 4-hour wait for a Cubs win; U-46 minority program flap Aug 20, 2014 3:48 PM
    The Cubs win -- with a short game and a loooong rain delay. 12-year-old girl who drowned in Arlington Heights pool identified. U-46 criticized for paying parents $1,000 in minority leadership program. Paniagua guilty of 2010 Mount Prospect murder. Ex-Arlington Hts. PTA president charged with theft. Batavia customers file suit against electricity provider. DuPage courts expert Lapinski to lead forest preserve. Stratton Lock and Dam getting $16 million renovation. Chicago Little League team tops Texas 6-1

     
  • Man sent to prison for impregnating 12-year-old Aug 20, 2014 6:22 PM
    A McHenry County man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison after impregnating a 12-year-old girl.

     
  • Where does Chicago rank in sleep deprived cities? Aug 19, 2014 1:36 PM
    Feeling tired this week? It might be more than your imagination. Chicago residents get an average of 6 hours and 50 minutes of sleep at night, that's about 2,737 hours less of sleep over a lifetime than Orlando, the city in the U.S. that gets the most sleep.

     
  • Stratton Lock and Dam getting $16 million renovation Aug 19, 2014 6:13 PM
    The Stratton Lock and Dam in McHenry will receive a $16.7 million facelift that should significantly cut the time boaters wait to travel between the upper Fox River and Chain O’ Lakes and the lower Fox River in Algonquin. However, officials said, the new gates will not help alleviate flooding on the recreational waterway, as nearby residents had hoped.

     
  • Dense fog advisory issued for DuPage, Kane and McHenry counties Aug 18, 2014 6:36 AM
    The National Weather Service has issued a dense fog advisory for DuPage, Kane and McHenry counties until 9 a.m., according to a weather service alert.

     
  • Dawn Patrol: Aurora police seek leads in fatal shooting; bat attack Aug 18, 2014 6:00 AM
    Aurora police seek leads in fatal weekend shooting; no term limits in Arlington Heights’ near future; Round Lake Park gang unit charges teen with marijuana possession; bat attack reported at Palatine theater; White Sox hang on to beat Jays; Castro’s homer in 9th lifts Cubs over Mets; Bears running on empty so far

     
  • Hitzeman: Carpentersville SUV ramming case set for trial Aug 17, 2014 5:34 PM
    A Chicago woman accused of running down two teens in Carpentersville with her sport utility vehicle last year because they were bullying her nephew is scheduled for trial Oct. 20.

     
  • Veteran project promotes awareness through artwork Aug 16, 2014 7:00 AM
    Navy veteran Michael Woods, 32, of Huntley knows how difficult it is to transition from the military back to civilian life. To bring awareness to what many soldiers experience during that transition, Woods partnered with Veronica Juncer of Mount Prospect to jumpstart a project that showcases veteran-related artwork.

     
  • Dawn Patrol: U-46 interim leaders; Man accused of abducting kids sought Aug 15, 2014 6:14 AM
    Zion man accused of abducting kids sought. Elgin U-46 names interim leaders Kenneth Arndt and Tony Sanders. Term limits will not be on Arlington Heights ballots. Where to go for help after Robin Williams' death. Suggestions to 'change the culture' of downtown Naperville. Bears rally to win.

     
  • Jewel-Osco offers help to consumers after data breach Aug 15, 2014 7:05 PM
    The parent company of Itasca-based Jewel-Osco said its consumer data was breached and is offering consumers a way to check their data. AB Acquisition LLC said it learned of the criminal breach to obtain credit and debit card payment information in some of its stores, including in the Chicago suburban area. “There is so much hacking out there, it’s become a joke,” one customer said.

     
  • Dawn Patrol: Support for gay ex-church staffer; AWOL firms blasted Aug 14, 2014 6:01 AM
    Ex-music director of Inverness church finds big support at meeting; Rep. Duckworth blasts firms that leave U.S.; $100,000 fire in Schaumburg;c community alert for Round Lake Park; $16 million upgrade for Addison golf course?

     
  • $25.3 million class action lawsuit filed over McHenry court fines Aug 14, 2014 4:37 PM
    Four people have filed a lawsuit against McHenry County 22nd Judicial Circuit Clerk Katherine Keefe, arguing her office improperly assessed fines instead of fees after their traffic and misdemeanor cases were adjudicated. The federal lawsuit seeks class action status, a collective refund of $3,525 to the four plaintiffs and a reimbursement of $25.3 million collected from defendants in thousands of other cases.

     
  • State agency is ignoring salary database law Aug 13, 2014 5:21 AM
    An Illinois law requiring the state to keep a salary database of most local government employees is being disregarded because no money was every appropriated to pay for it. Department officials claim they were never given funding to create the database and so didn't have to. “It's nice to know these progressive bills we pass to increase transparency are being ignored,” said Susan Garrett, a former Democratic state senator from Lake Forest.

     
  • Dawn Patrol: District 87 taking policy feedback; Sun City cleanup Aug 13, 2014 5:55 AM
    Glenbard District 87 taking feedback on athletic code. Screen, stage actress Lauren Bacall dies at 89. Chicago man gets life in prison for 1994 murder of Waukegan store owner. Sun City lake cleanup underway; thousands of fish killed. Missing Elgin man has been found. Hoffman Estates man pleads guilty to beating mother. Former Elgin, South Elgin police chief dies at 88. Bears' Miller happy to find he still belongs.

     
  • Dawn Patrol: Robin Williams as healer; Parents debate suspensions Aug 12, 2014 5:47 AM
    Dann Gire on Robin Williams as healer for Christopher Reeve. Packed Dist. 87 meeting: Not all against athlete suspensions. Jelly Belly production leaving North Chicago. Illini 4000 bike journey completed by Naperville woman. Police search for suspect in bank shooting. Mount Prospect suspends liquor license of Blues Bar. Bears special teams not so special in preseason opener.

     
  • ‘Remember what we did’: Veterans honored in Gilberts Aug 11, 2014 5:38 PM
    Local veterans who served during World War II and the Korean War were celebrated in Gilberts on Sunday with an event that featured pride, humor and solemnity. "We have to keep remembering," said Jerry Christopherson.

     
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