A look at how Des Plaines is showing support for those affected by the terror attack at the Boston Marathon.
Carolyn Murray remembers her son, Justin, who was shot and killed Thursday, as full of life. She hopes his death will bring more attention to a gun buyback program she started organizing months ago.
Newly re-elected President Barack Obama speaks to 10,000 at McCormick Place in Chicago.
Thousands of Obama fans cheered and danced in McCormick Place on Tuesday night as news networks predicted the president would win.
McCormick Place is filled with celebration as the race is called.
Obama supporters from around the suburbs and the city of Chicago waited to see the president during an election night rally in McCormick Place.
Patch editors will liveblog from McCormick Place in Chicago, where President Barack Obama and supporters will be waiting for election night results.
Police & Fire
Police charged two men, one from Evanston and one from Des Plaines, with drug and weapons-related offenses after executing a search warrant for narcotics in Evanston. Officers found a handgun, crack cocaine and marijuana.
Hackers stole credit card date from 63 stores around the country by hacking into PIN pads.
Democratic representative of Illinois' 9th Congressional District shows up at Romney campaign stop to protest.
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