A southwest suburban tobacco shop owner was sentenced to two and a half years in prison after pleading guilty to tax fraud on Monday.
Two people were injured in a rollover crash early Thursday in southwest suburban Plainfield.
A serious crash Saturday afternoon on Instate 55 near southwest suburban Plainfield sent six people to hospitals.
“Having this stable is my dream and we will rebuild,” Raul Del Real said in a statement released early Saturday. “We will come back even stronger.”
“The last 24 hours have been the worst time in some of our lives,” Katie Albert, a volunteer trainer at Del Real who lost three horses in the blaze.
A really big yellow perch from Burnham Harbor and a big blue from Braidwood Lake earn dual Fish of the Week honors.
Thirty horses were in the barn; 12 survived because they were let out of the barn by owners and firefighters.