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Patch's House & Home, Local Connections
Des Plaines residents earn an average of $57,325, putting their station income rank as 151st among all Metra stations, according to Crain's.
Police & Fire
State Sen. Jim Oberweis is sponsoring a bill that would increase the state's highest speed limit by 5 mph.
Local Connections, Awareness
From interstates to local roads, our map provides updates on closures and high-standing water in your area.
Low voter turnout led to little or no wait at polling places during Tuesday's local elections.
After a long battle with cancer, Ebert died Thursday, according to media reports.
The company has recalled several products over fears of E.coli contamination.
Significant snowfall is expected for central Illinois with lighter snow expected in northern Illinois.
Police & Fire, Local Connections
The Illinois Crime Commission is proposing all first responders be given heroin overdose kits.
The following police items were taken from area Patch sites. When a charge is referenced it does not indicate a conviction.
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