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Like every early morning, Alexis Aguilar, 29, a single mother from the North Side of Chicago, headed to the CTA Blue Line Addison stop for her commute to work. She usually gets on the “L” by 5:30 a.m. and is used to seeing homeless people sleeping on the train and in the station, she said.
An “unprecedented number of recent shootings” in Zion prompted an announcement by police and prosecutors Wednesday that a new effort is going to be made to zero in on high-crime areas in the city, according to a statement released by authorities.
The Zion Police Department, the Lake County Sheriff’s...
It was a small showing Tuesday for the 11th District Congressional candidates forum hosted by the League of Women Voters of Central Kane County at Aurora University where Republican challenger Nick Stella squared off against incumbent Democrat Bill Foster.
Wednesday was the last day of work for 107 employees at the Nokia campus in Naperville, bringing the total number of layoffs this year to at least 129 and putting the overall number since 2015 at 300 or more, a DuPage County official said.
In August, Nokia notified the DuPage County Workforce Development...