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State Senator Suzi Schmidt. (Lake County Sheriff's police / June 12, 2012)

Neighbors say state senator harassing them for more than year

Neighbors of state Sen. Suzi Schmidt claim the lawmaker has been harassing them for more than a year, including a confrontation with their 7-year-old son, … Read more ›

Teens report two suspicious people near Avoca Elementary School

Two teenagers on the playground of Avoca West Elementary School, 235 Beech Ave., Wednesday night reported seeing two people in ski masks, one of whom … Read more ›

Winnetka police released two composite sketches of a man, wearing a red lifeguard sweatshirt, who is believed to be involved in three armed robberies and one failed attempt along the North Shore in recent days. (Winnetka Police Department image)

UPDATE: ‘Polite’ man wearing lifeguard sweatshirt sought in three North Shore robberies, one attempted robbery

A man described by police as “polite” and wearing a red lifeguard sweatshirt has been involved in three recent armed robberies and one failed attempt … Read more ›

Parents warned as Glenview Police investigate sexual assault of girl, 12, near Hoffman School

Glenview police said this week they have released a man they had been questioning in connection with a criminal sexual assault of a 12-year-old girl … Read more ›

Ex-day care center owner loses bid to drop charges, goes to trial Monday

The woman who owned a day care center where a boy was murdered in 2009 is set to stand trial in Lake County Monday after … Read more ›

New trial denied for woman convicted in day care center murder

Attorneys for the woman convicted last year of killing a boy at Lake County day care center failed to win her a new trial Thursday … Read more ›

Suspect in Libertyville burglary pleads not guilty

The Daily Herald reports: A Glenview man accused of distracting an 89-year-old Libertyville homeowner while another man stole her jewelry pleaded not guilty Tuesday in … Read more ›

Trial delayed for owner of day care where boy murdered

The trial was delay Monday for the woman who owned a Lincolnshire day care center when a boy was murdered there in 2009. The 30-day … Read more ›

Laura Grace Riley, 21, of Glenview died of a heroin overdose in 2009. (Family contributed photo)

Glenview man sentenced to seven years for drug-induced homicide

The mother of a 21-year-old woman who died in 2009 of a drug overdose in Glenview wept at the Skokie courthouse on Tuesday as she … Read more ›

Videotaped confession shown at murder hearing

The smell of blood on his hands was almost unbearable. That was one of the gruesome details Daniel Baker shared with his interrogator as he … Read more ›