Growing up in the Northwest suburbs, Daliyah Sanders often felt isolated from her peers as the only black student in her class practically since kindergarten through high school.
The Palatine-Schaumburg High School District 211 board voted 5-2 in favor of the policy change in November.
Javier Garcia pleaded not guilty Monday to a felony count each of arson and criminal damage to property, according to the Cook County state’s attorney’s office.
It was a touching gesture of kindness across generations, and now there is a search for a little girl who left an encouraging note for an elderly man.
A suburban school district will allow transgender students to have full access to locker rooms.
The Department of Children and Family Services is investigating the death of a toddler who died last week in northwest suburban Palatine.
The family of a man facing an Illinois terrorism charge for plowing an SUV into a suburban Chicago mall says he shouldn’t be called a “terrorist” because there was no political reason behind his action.
Police are looking for a man wanted for lighting a vehicle on fire earlier this year in the parking lot of a condominium building in northwest suburban Palatine.
A tornado warning issued for several northern suburbs in Cook, Lake and McHenry counties has expired.
A teenage girl has been reported missing from north suburban Palatine.