About 4.19 inches of rain fell over O’Hare International Airport on Saturday, according to the Weather Service. It was the wettest day since 2011.
Lowell “Max” Ambler, 46, a former LaSalle County sheriff’s deputy, was peacefully taken into custody about 8:45 a.m. in Earlville.
A search for a wanted fugitive in southwest suburban Plainfield ended Tuesday night, but an investigation is ongoing in the case.
Charges have been filed against a man suspected of robbing five banks this month in the west suburbs.
A man who robbed a bank Saturday afternoon in southwest suburban Plainfield is suspected in two other bank robberies this month in the west suburbs.
Federal authorities are investigating a bank robbery Saturday afternoon in southwest suburban Plainfield.
The change of heart came after citizens of Plainfield and the surrounding area rallied behind members of the Islamic Foundation of Southwest Suburbs.
An 18-year-old man died in a motorcycle crash Friday night in southwest suburban Plainfield.
When is an old church not suitable for Americans to come together to pray? In Plainfield, the answer seems to be: when Muslims want to do the praying.
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.