Hundreds of homeowners from Naperville to Woodridge to Darien are trying to get their lives back in order after an EF3 tornado struck late Sunday night.
The American Red Cross has opened an overnight shelter to assist residents impacted by the tornado that hit the Chicago suburbs late Sunday night.
A tornado ripped through the western suburbs late Sunday night, damaging more than one-hundred homes and injuring several people.
A tornado ripped off rooftops and knocked down trees in the Naperville and Woodridge areas overnight Sunday into Monday. Damage was also reported in Darien, Plainfield, Burr Ridge, Portage and South Haven.
With temperatures on Monday about 30 degrees warmer than Sunday, people across the city and suburbs were out enjoying the sunshine while they could.
A woman delivered a baby during the morning rush Wednesday on Interstate 55 in the southwest suburbs.
An intoxicated driver allegedly told an Illinois State trooper that he would go the trooper’s house and “put the barrel of a gun” in his mouth.
A minor is accused of selling LSD to an undercover police officer Wednesday in west suburban Darien.
Richard A. Kusnierz, 58, was arrested Monday after police identified him as the owner of several SD cards found at his workplace in the 3800 block of Ohio Avenue, St. Charles police said in a statement.
An alleged drug dealer is accused of supplying drugs to a man who died of an overdose in west suburban Darien.
A 70-year-old man reported missing from west suburban Darien has been located.