Alexian Brothers Medical Center Aerial View (©2020 Google Maps)
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Multiple Rescues for Stalled Elevators Due to Power Failure at Alexian Brothers Medical Center Elk Grove Village

799 Police and firefighter/paramedics from Elk Grove Village responded about 11:11 a.m. Monday, October 2020 to a report of a all elevators stalled with occupants in the elevators at both the Eberle Building and the […]

Walter Reed Medical Center Street View in October 2019 (©2020 Google Maps)
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Timeline of President Trump’s COVID-19 Diagnosis, Oxygen Treatment Clarification Stirs Some Controversy Saturday and Sunday

78 President Donald Trump remains at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center with COVID-19, and there are questions about the timeline of his diagnosis. CBS News’ Natalie Brand reports. Far left reports claimed there must […]

Waning Gibbous Moon, Sunday, October 4, 2020
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Frost Advisory in Effect from 11 PM Sunday, October 4, 2020 until 8AM Monday October 5; Clear Skies Through Thursday Night

52 Clouds have cleared all of Illinois, clearing the way for heat loss and frost Monday morning. Sunny days and clear night are forecast at least through Thursday with Sunday/Monday overnight bringing the coldest temperatures. […]

Route 176 and Stritch Drive Aerial View (©2020 Google Maps)
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Was He Shot? Bicyclist Dies After Report of Crash with Vehicle Near Route 176 and Stritch Drive in Libertyville

1,302 Police and firefighter/paramedics from Libertyville responded about 3:25 a.m. Sunday, October 4, 2020 to a report of a bicyclist hit by a vehicle near the intersection of Route 176 and Stritch Drive. The crash […]

Lot 12 Harper College Google Maps Street View at time of a previous training session in October 2018 (©2020 Google Maps)
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Single-Vehicle Motorcycle Crash into Building Near Harper College Motorcycle Training Site in Palatine Kills Winfield Woman

1,804 Police and firefighter/paramedics from Palatine responded about 1:01 p.m. Saturday, October 3, 2020 to a report of a single-vehicle motorcycle at Parking Lot 12 near the baseball diamond off Roselle Road at Harper College, […]

Peter Zhang, promoting prostitution suspect (Cook County Sheriff's Office)
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Cook County Sheriff’s Police Arrest Male Suspect from Chicago Accused of Promoting Prostitution; Rescue 2 Victims from Sex Trafficking

731 Cook County Sheriff’s Police arrested a Chicago man for promoting prostitution and rescued two victims of sex trafficking following an undercover investigation prompted by a tip from the National Human Trafficking Hotline, Cook County […]

Trinity International University Aerial View (©2020 Google Maps)
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Football Player Seriously Injured at Trinity International University Practice Football Field in Deerfield

611 A college football player was airlifted to Level 1 Trauma Center Advocate Lutheran General Hospital after being seriously injured during practice at Trinity International University. Police and firefighter/paramedics from Deerfield responded about 11:44 a.m. […]

Walter Reed Medical Center Street View in October 2019 (©2020 Google Maps)
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Walter Reed Medical Center News Conference on President Trump: “This Morning the President Is Doing Very Well”

173 Dr. Sean Conley: “This morning the president is doing very well…at this time the team and I are extremely happy with the progress the president has made.” In addition to treatment revealed yesterday, Dr. […]

President Donald Trump and Melania Trump (PHOTO CREDIT: Shealah Craighead/Regine Mahaux)
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President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump Test Positive for the SARS-CoV-2 Virus that Causes Coronavirus COVID-19 Illness

164 The president’s physician Sean P. Conley released a memo late Thursday, October 1, 2020 that President Donald J. Trump and First Lady Melania Trump have tested positive for the SARS-CoV-2 virus. “I release the […]

Mikayla Jawor, Aggravated Robbery -- Dangerous Weapon suspect
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Three Male Juveniles, One Adult Female Charged with Aggravated Robbery, Accused of Armed Robbery Near Wheaton College in Wheaton

367 A female adult suspect from Westmont and three male juveniles were charged this week with robbing two people near Wheaton College in Wheaton while armed with a gun that was later determined to be […]