Metra Train Clips Rear End of Truck’s Semi-Trailer at Rohlwing Rd in Palatine West of Arlington Park Station

Police, firefighters and paramedics from Palatine responded about 10:07 a.m. Monday, January 24, 2022 to a report that a train crashed with a semi-trailer truck at the Union Pacific Metra Northwest Line at the Rohlwing […]

Pedestrian hit on Route 120 in Wauconda Township on Saturday, June 19, 2021 (SOURCE: Wauconda Fire District)

Driver that Hit Pedestrian that Jumped Out of Ride-Share Vehicle and Pedestrian Hit Were Both Intoxicated in Wauconda Township

Members of the Lake County Sheriff’s Office Technical Crash Investigation Unit concluded their investigation into a vehicle vs. pedestrian crash that occurred Saturday, June 19, 2021 on Route 120 west of Fisher Road in Wauconda […]

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WEDNESDAY Hi 11°F, Wind Chill Hi -3°F, partly cloudy, winds W 6 to 10 to 14 MPH, SW by 12p, G15 to 22 MPH 12p to 12a

Weather forecast for Arlington Heights, Buffalo Grove, Elk Grove Village, Mount Prospect, O’Hare, Palatine, Prospect Heights, Rolling Meadows, Schaumburg, Wheeling … Chicagoland normals and records … […]

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WEDNESDAY 🌘 🌑 🌗 🌕 Waning Crescent Moon, cloud cover clear overnight, winds NW and W 9 to 6 MPH, G18 9p, low -7°F Wind Chill -20,°F 7a Wed.

Moon phase, moonrise, moonset, night sky featuring planets, constellations, meteor showers, and monthly backyard astronomy events. Businesses open overnight, and situational awareness for hours overnight with and … […]


Convicted Felon Admits Illegally Possessing Semi-Automatic Rifle at Veterans Affairs Hospital in Chicago

An armed man fired at the entrance of a Chicago veteran`s hospital Monday afternoon before stepping inside, where officials say he was quickly arrested before anyone was injured. YouTube Tips ⓘ CHICAGO — A convicted […]

Bruce Berrier, convicted of gunrunning then fled after cutting GPS device (SOURCE: DuPage County State's Attorney's Office)

Bond Denied for Convicted Gunrunner Who Fled When He Cut Off His GPS Electronic Monitor After Brother’s Funeral

DuPage County State’s Attorney Robert Berlin announced that bond was denied yesterday, Sunday, January 23, 2022, for a recently convicted gunrunner accused of fleeing after cutting off his electronic GPS monitor following his brother’s funeral. […]