Annual La Grange Pet Parade returns for its 77th year

The 77th annual La Grange Pet Parade kicks of today at 9:30 a.m. Families and children bring their pets from dogs to goldfish and snakes. Organizations build floats to march with in the parade. Money raised helps buy a service animal for a veteran in need every year.

Humboldt Park SWAT standoff ends with man dead

A SWAT team was called to a building in Humboldt Park Friday morning after an man was shouting racist and threatening comments while appearing to be armed. The situation ended hours later when police made entry and found the man dead.