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Spelling Error Has Major Implications When Shopping Online

Spelling Error Has Major Implications When Shopping Online

unable to retrieve full-text content An online shopper thought he was doing business with a national store. He later learned that – because of a typo – he had given his credit card information to a stranger.

Water Bill Almost Sinks Kankakee Gymnastics Business

Water Bill Almost Sinks Kankakee Gymnastics Business

Amid all of the backflips, balance beam routines and tumbling at Golden’s Gymnastics in Kankakee, aspiring gymnasts also flush toilets, wash their hands and drink from a fountain. The water usage here is pretty routine, according to coach Shelly Rodgers, which is why she and the gym owners were shocked when they received a huge water bill last September that was almost 100 times the usual monthly amount.

Teens Honored For Saving Child Who Fell From Overcrowded Car

Teens Honored For Saving Child Who Fell From Overcrowded Car

Dramatic video released by police shows the moment a one and a half year old child falls from a moving car in West Dundee. Trina Orlando reports.

Meals From the Heart: Volunteers Give Back on Thanksgiving

Meals From the Heart: Volunteers Give Back on Thanksgiving

unable to retrieve full-text content Volunteers shining a light on hunger in the community are making a difference for families in need. Sabrina Santucci reports.

2 Chicago Firefighters Overcome Blood Cancer

2 Chicago Firefighters Overcome Blood Cancer

unable to retrieve full-text content Two Chicago firefighters both diagnosed with a form of blood cancer. Now they say they have beaten their disease — and have their doctor to thank.

Another Man Exonerated in Wave of Cook County Cases Reexamined

Another Man Exonerated in Wave of Cook County Cases Reexamined

Justice Tuesday for a Chicago man who served two decades behind bars. He is part of a recent wave of exonerations coming from the Cook County State’s Attorney’s office.

Chicago School Needs Computers For Technology Program

Chicago School Needs Computers For Technology Program

A local school is facing a unique challenge. It received a grant for a new technology program – but doesn’t have any computers to run it.

Tragic Photos Show Remains of Home After Fire Leaves 6 Dead

Tragic Photos Show Remains of Home After Fire Leaves 6 Dead

Four children and two adults from the same family died in a house fire early Tuesday in rural northern Illinois, according to the local sheriff. Authorities received a 911 call just after midnight reporting smoke in the basement of a home outside Dixon in the unincorporated community of Lost Nation, according to the Ogle County Sheriff’s Office.

Zach Miller Tweets After Leaving Hospital

Zach Miller Tweets After Leaving Hospital

Zach Miller  tweeted that he has finally left the hospital and is home, weeks after the  Chicago Bears  tight end suffered a catastrophic injury that almost cost him his leg.  “Freedom!!!! Guess who’s home!?!?” Miller tweeted, followed by the hashtag #DayByDay.  Miller suffered a dislocated knee after catching a ball in the Bears’ game against New Orleans and was rushed to a local hospital after medical personnel determined that he had torn an artery in his knee. After undergoing surgery, doctors were able to restore blood flow and save Miller’s leg, although the fate of his NFL career is still very much up in the air.

Cubs, White Sox Unveil 2018 Spring Training Schedules

Cubs, White Sox Unveil 2018 Spring Training Schedules

For baseball fans anxiously awaiting the start of next season, this should get you excited.  The Chicago Cubs and White Sox have both announced their spring training schedules for next year.  The 2018 Cactus League season is slated to begin Feb. 23 for both teams.  The Cubs will start by playing the Milwaukee Brewers in Maryvale and host their Sloan Park opener the next day against the Texas Rangers.  The Sox first play at Camelback Ranch in Glendale against the Los Angeles Dodgers, who they share the stadium with.

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