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  1. Gang member facing murder charge found dead in jail cell bed: cops
  2. Breaking: Body of missing Crystal Lake boy found near Woodstock; mother at CL police station
  3. Parents charged with first-degree murder after body of missing Crystal Lake boy found near Woodstock
  4. New Lenox considers annexation, proposal for 55-plus lifestyle community as residents voice drainage concerns
  5. Complaint: Man robbed victim of cash, cellphone, Jeep Cherokee
  6. Latin King's jailhouse death remains a mystery
  7. Police: 2 people injured by gunfire in Joliet, car hit on Jefferson Street
  8. Breaking: Bond set at $5M each for parents of Crystal Lake boy found dead
  9. Breaking: Parents charged with first-degree murder after body of missing Crystal Lake boy found near Woodstock
  10. Mother says her son's death from gunshot wound was not a reckless accident
  11. Breaking: Search for missing Crystal Lake boy focuses on Woodstock field; mother currently at CL police station
  12. Braidwood mom shares her daughter's battle with heroin
  13. Police: 2 people injured by gunfire, car also hit on Jefferson Street
  14. State workers begin I-80 safety upgrades May 1
  15. AJ Freund forced to stand in cold shower, beaten by parents before death, prosecutors say
  16. Minooka student collects donations for pediatric cancer patients like him
  17. Lincoln-Way district officials credit closing of North high school to financial progress
  18. Plainfield Township adopts resolution declaring itself 'gun owner sanctuary'
  19. 2 dead in separate Will County motorcycle crashes over the weekend
  20. Joliet police to crack down on traffic violations in May