The Kroehler mansion may be located in Naperville’s historic district but it’s not “economically reasonable” to make the improvements necessary to preserve it and restore it to a single-family home, Little Friends said in its request to demolish the structure.
Carlos Bedoya, a former paraeducator at a Carpentersville elementary school and former substitute teacher in the district, was sentenced to 112 years in prison in one of several criminal cases alleging he sexually abused children.
Ongoing negotiations between the city and the Chicago Teachers Union are to resume at 11 a.m. today, though the union said an agreement today is unlikely. Classes have preemptively been canceled for Monday.
All four are expected to survive their injuries, police said.
The brutal slaying of the 14-year-old black teenager from Chicago helped spur the civil rights movement more than 60 years ago.
Three people, including two teenage boys, were wounded by multiple shooters Saturday night in the Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side.
A man died after falling almost 50 feet Saturday morning in a ravine at Starved Rock State Park, a state spokeswoman said.
Two women were wounded Saturday afternoon in separate shootings on the South Side, Chicago police said.
Police are asking for the public’s help identifying two people wanted for questioning in a June killing outside a South Side nightclub.
The owners of a Streamwood sheet metal fabrication company, three of whom live in Elgin, were arrested Friday on charges they “hired and harbored undocumented workers” with the assistance of an employment agency, the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Chicago said.
Ravinia Festival chief Welz Kauffman announces that he will leave the institution after the 2020 season.
Carjacker takes off in vehicle with 5-year-old and 2 year-old inside, but leaves them unharmed about three blocks away, Chicago police said.
Chicago public schools teachers and staff will rally Saturday morning in Douglas Park while the Chicago Teachers Union leadership plans to resume bargaining Saturday after two days of striking.
Eight people have been shot in overnight violence including a 16-year-old boy, Chicago police said.
After decades of running Chatham’s home to ‘JB style’ skating, owners of the Rink are retiring.