The man walked into the First Midwest Bank branch, 1201 Golf Rd., about 4:30 p.m. and handed a note to a teller demanding money, Waukegan police said in a statement.
Police say a student was stabbed during a fight inside a high school bathroom in suburban Chicago.
A man has been charged with selling fentanyl-laced heroin to a woman who died of an overdose earlier this month in north suburban Lake Villa.
A northern Illinois man is accused of transmitting HIV to a teenager he allegedly sexually assaulted earlier this year.
A former special education worker at a north suburban school has been charged with using “excessive force” with children on multiple occasions.
A 29-year-old Waukegan man has been accused of sexually assaulting a boy and transmitting HIV to him earlier this year in the north suburb.
A Waukegan chemical plant has been issued a $1.6 million fine after an explosion in May claimed the lives of four employees.
A pair of teenagers have been charged with stealing two vehicles at gunpoint this week in north suburban Waukegan.
The federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration has proposed fining a Chicago-area silicone factory $1.59 million for safety violations uncovered after an explosion at the plant that killed four workers.
An off-duty Waukegan police officer shot a man Monday night after the suspect almost struck the officer with a vehicle, police said.
A Waukegan man was arrested Friday for allegedly plowing his SUV into a family of four and killing a man after an argument at a soccer game in the northern suburb.
A north suburban man was charged with a hit-and-run crash that killed a bicyclist last week in Waukegan.
Health officials in Chicago's northern suburbs are warning residents to take precautions following recent floods.
Lake County prosecutors have dropped murder charges that were filed against five Chicago teenagers last month after a member of their group was fatally shot by a homeowner in the north suburbs while they allegedly tried to break into a vehicle.
A tornado warning issued for several northern suburbs in Cook, Lake and McHenry counties has expired.
A pedestrian was struck and killed by a car in a hit-and-run Saturday in north suburban Waukegan.
The National Weather Service confirms a tornado touched down north of Chicago late Tuesday, causing minor damage and at least one injury.
A man booked into the Lake County Jail this week has been charged with swallowing a baggie of suspected contraband that he hid in his buttocks.
There was a huge police response in suburban Chicago Thursday night after an incident involving officers and a suspect.
A funeral was held Monday for one of the victims killed in the fiery chemical plant explosion in Waukegan.