WBBM All Local

WBBM All Local

WBBM All Local

CATEGORY: News
A look at some of the top and most interesting local stories, updated multiple times each weekday.
  1. September 30, 2022
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    Chicagoans will see no property tax increase in 2023, Lightfoot says
    Also in the news: Crew of burglars posing as utility workers in Elgin; Former Crestwood Mayor Louis Presta being released from prison due to failing health; Mecum Auto Chicago Auction returns next month and mor…
  2. September 29, 2022
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    43-year-old cyclist hit by a landscaping truck in Arlington Heights
    Also in the news: Chicago's Tool Library hosting block party to celebrate winding down its current location; Kankakee High School Marching band to participate in Chicago's Thanksgiving Day Parade; How to know i…
  3. September 29, 2022
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    Little Village carjacking crew arrested after deadly spree
    Also in the news: Downers Grove community members speak out regarding drag bingo event at library; Northwestern University to get new football stadium; Today is the 40th anniversary of the first death in the Ty…
  4. September 28, 2022
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    Nursing home company sued for ‘chronic, systematic, and intentional understaffing’
    Also in the news: Chicago-based Ferrara Candy Co. slapped with $201,000 safety fine; Des Plaines fire chief stops potential house fire; Thomas Devore's news conference interrupted by demonstrators and more.
  5. September 28, 2022
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    Wounded suspect who crashed SWAT training charged with several felonies
    Also in the news: Joliet toddler finds gun, shoots himself in head; Jackknifed dump truck on inbound Dan Ryan causes 9-mile backup; Lake County reports a case of West Nile virus and more.
  6. September 27, 2022
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    Chicago flight attendants fighting for safe working conditions
    Also in the news: Chicago organization trying to reduce landfill waste; Another truck crashed into Long Grove covered bridge; Des Plaines police investigating sexual misconduct claims of Archdiocese of Chicago…
  7. September 27, 2022
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    Rookie CPD officer no longer with the department, week after being victim of road rage incident
    Also in the news: Murders in Oak Forest followed years of domestic violence; Photos released of three suspects who robbed man on CTA train; Search continues for man accused of trying to kidnap woman in West Loo…
  8. September 26, 2022
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    Shooting at West Side CPD facility leaves man critically wounded, officer hurt
    Also in the news: Viral video shows man robbed, hit over the head with a wine bottle on the CTA; Fight broke out at CPS football game over the weekend; Study shows Chicago Latino work force has grown and more.
  9. September 26, 2022
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    Vigil planned for victims of Oak Forest domestic violence incident
    Also in the news: Indiana high school student received a perfect score on AP Calculus Exam; New Evanston police chief hired; Iowa woman, accused of fraud in several states, sentenced to 15 months in prison and…
  10. September 23, 2022
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    4 people dead after domestic incident in Oak Forest
    Also in the news: Climate advocates took to the streets in Chicago; Humboldt Park celebration raised money for Tigrayan refugees; Illinois State Senator Emil Jones III pleads not guilty to bribery charges and m…
  11. September 23, 2022
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    Firefighters on the scene of active fire and barricade in Oak Forest
    Also in the news: Activist Chicago priest Father Michael Pfleger calling for Bailey political ad to be taken off air; Captain of Florida tour boat facing charges in death of Elk Grove Village woman in parasaili…
  12. September 22, 2022
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    Former Waukegan police officer faces second-degree murder charges
    Also in the news: Police supporters march through Chicago with police escort, unclear if they obtained permit; Pritzker pulling out of Daily Herald political forum; Cook County judge charged with domestic batte…
  13. September 22, 2022
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    Video of police shooting a 47-year-old man in Zion released
    Also in the news: Pace buses to lower fare costs; Robot food delivery system expanding beyond UIC campus; 16-year-old boy hospitalized after being shot in Back of the Yards and more.
  14. September 21, 2022
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    Des Plaines woman faces charges for throwing her 3-year-old nephew into Lake Michigan at Navy Pier
    Also in the news: Chicago Fire team to build a practice facility on the site of the old "ABLA" public housing project; More than two dozen people suspected of COVID-19 relief aid fraud in Joliet; Affordable hou…
  15. September 21, 2022
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    Man arrested in Little Village after shooting his rifle at police
    Also in the news: Spring Grove woman accused of assaulting Lake County sheriff's deputy; Two people have claimed the $1.3 billion Mega Millions jackpot; 18-year-old man dead after being shot in Little Village a…
  16. September 20, 2022
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    8 injured after unknown explosion causes Austin apartment building to partially collapse
    Also in the news: Illinois Senator Emil Jones facing federal bribery charges; Video shows Chicago police officers open fire on unarmed men in Pilsen; Dead body found on Evanston Township High School campus and…
  17. September 20, 2022
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    Dead body found stuffed in Roseland garbage can, police say
    Also in the news: 3-year-old boy rescued after falling into Lake Michigan near Navy Pier; Timmy Knudsen appointed new alderman of 43rd Ward; University of Illinois-Springfield held webinar about relationship be…
  18. September 19, 2022
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    Willowbrook awarded more than $300 million after suing Sterigenics
    Also in the news: Body camera footage captured police shooting that injured a teen during foot chase; 45-year-old man died after confrontation on Saturday; Rogers Park apartment complex residents complaining ab…
  19. September 19, 2022
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    Lombard contractor released after being held hostage by the Taliban for more than two years
    Also in the news: Kenosha man shot and killed home intruder; Lake Zurich priest accused of abusing a minor after facing abuse allegations twice; Woman died in a Chicago house fire and more.
  20. September 16, 2022
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    Two men charged after shooting young boy in Near West Side
    Also in the news: Chicagoans troubled by Riot Fest going on this weekend; CPD Board voted to fire officer who shot and killed man during foot chase; Student with pellet gun caused a lockdown at Barrington High…

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