Man armed with knives breaks into Lincolnwood’s home, holding elderly woman against his will – CBS Chicago

Man armed with knives breaks into Lincolnwood’s home, holding elderly woman against his will – CBS Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS) – A man was arrested early Monday morning after breaking into an elderly woman’s home and holding her back against her will in a Lincolnwood. Just after 9:30 p.m. Sunday, Lincolnwood police said the man smashed a window to enter the house located in the 4600 block of Morse Avenue. READ MORE: Navy … Read more

Light Snow Tonight, Blast Of Cold Air Saturday – CBS Chicago

Light Snow Tonight, Blast Of Cold Air Saturday – CBS Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS) – A fast-moving cold front will cross our area tonight and bring a fresh layer of snow. Only small amounts of snowfall are expected, as the system does not have much moisture to work with. We expect a dusting to half an inch after dark. This front opens the door to a cold … Read more

Demonstrators gather in the loop and demand federal civil rights charges against former CPD officer Jason Van Dyke in the death of Laquan McDonald – CBS Chicago

Demonstrators gather in the loop and demand federal civil rights charges against former CPD officer Jason Van Dyke in the death of Laquan McDonald – CBS Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS) – Dozens of protesters gathered in the Loop Thursday afternoon, venting their frustration over former Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke’s release from prison after sitting less than four years behind bars for the murder of Laquan McDonald. Activists and some members of the McDonald’s family gathered outside the Dirksen Federal Courthouse on … Read more

Mail Service Reminding Chicago Residents to Shovel Snow from Sidewalks, Porches, Mailboxes – CBS Chicago

Mail Service Reminding Chicago Residents to Shovel Snow from Sidewalks, Porches, Mailboxes – CBS Chicago

Signage for the United States Post Office (USPS). (Photo by Andrew Burton / Getty Images) CHICAGO (CBS) – The postal service is asking Chicago residents to shovel sidewalks and porches to help mail carriers deliver mail safely. “With large snow accumulations covering the region, one tool is expected to return to homes and businesses – … Read more

Man charged with hate crimes for vandalizing two synagogues, two Jewish schools in West Rogers Park – CBS Chicago

Man charged with hate crimes for vandalizing two synagogues, two Jewish schools in West Rogers Park – CBS Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS) – A man from Niles has been charged with hate crimes in connection with several acts of vandalism against synagogues and Jewish businesses in West Rogers Park over the weekend. Chicago Politisupt. David Brown said 39-year-old Shahid Hussain has been charged with four counts of felony criminal mischief, two counts of criminal defamation … Read more

Tube bursts in closed Green Dolphin nightclub, Flooding Street in Bucktown – CBS Chicago

Tube bursts in closed Green Dolphin nightclub, Flooding Street in Bucktown – CBS Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS) – A street flooded Tuesday morning in the Bucktown neighborhood after a pipe burst inside the closed Green Dolphin nightclub. Crews could not even open the front door of the building at 2200 N Ashland Av. As the water flowed through. READ MORE: Chicago Weather Alert: Winter storm warning starting at 20.00 with … Read more

Winter storm warning starting at 8pm with 6+ inches of snow on the way – CBS Chicago

Winter storm warning starting at  8pm with 6+ inches of snow on the way – CBS Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS) – A winter storm is ahead Tuesday night, and CBS 2 meteorologist Tammie Souza has the first alarm weather updates you need to prepare. READ MORE: 2 dead, 1 wounded in Grand Crossing shooting ONE WINTER STORM WARNING enters into force at 20:00 and continues until Wednesday at 18.00. The warning goes into … Read more

Maine South teacher and coach JJ Crawford honored for 25-year mentoring student – CBS Chicago

Maine South teacher and coach JJ Crawford honored for 25-year mentoring student – CBS Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS) – Most of us can happily remember a teacher who gave us a push, extra help, the support when we needed it most. JJ Crawford, a special education teacher and assistant athletic director at Maine South High School in Park Ridge, has inspired students for nearly 25 years. READ MORE: Chicago Weather Alert: … Read more

2 synagogues vandalism on the northwest side – CBS Chicago

2 synagogues vandalism on the northwest side – CBS Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS) – Police are investigating after two synagogues were vandalized on the Northwest Side on Sunday. The incidents took place just hours and blocks apart. READ MORE: Chicago First Alert Weather: Mild day Monday before winter storm Tuesday night Police said around 7 a.m. officers were called to a synagogue at 3635 West Devon … Read more

Dangerous driving conditions with snow causing poor visibility Friday – CBS Chicago

Dangerous driving conditions with snow causing poor visibility Friday – CBS Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS) – Friday morning, commuters were advised to take it slow as heavy snow on the lake causes dangerous driving conditions. CBS 2’s Mugo Odigwe reports live from Mobile Weather Lab, where she sees snow-covered roads. READ MORE: Chicago Weather Alert: Winter Weather Alert until 6 p.m. 18.00, while the snow effect at the … Read more