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Country Club Hills School Closed Due to Vandalism

Country Club Hills School Closed Due to Vandalism

NEWSLETTERS Receive the latest local updates in your inbox Friday, Sep 19, 2014 • Updated at 7:58 AM CDT Zenon Sykuta Elementary School in Country Club Hills was closed to students Friday. “Due to vandalism, our school building is closed for cleaning,” a spokeswoman said on an outgoing message.

Illinois Governor Candidates Spar Over Jobs

Illinois Governor Candidates Spar Over Jobs

9/18/2014: Gov. Pat Quinn is touting the falling unemployment rate, but Republican Bruce Rauner says it isn’t enough.

Devin Hester Sets NFL TD Return Record

Devin Hester Sets NFL TD Return Record

Getty Images Wide receiver Devin Hester #17 of the Atlanta Falcons returns a punt for a touchdown against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during a game at the Georgia Dome. Former Chicago Bears standout Devin Hester can now officially call himself the greatest of all time.

Six SIU Students Accused of Sexual Assaults

Six SIU Students Accused of Sexual Assaults

NEWSLETTERS Receive the latest local updates in your inbox Thursday, Sep 18, 2014 • Updated at 9:28 PM CDT (file photo) Six Southern Illinois University students have been arrested and charged in connection with two sexual assaults on the Carbondale campus over the weekend. According to the St.

Juvenile Offenders to Receive 24 Hour Monitoring

Juvenile Offenders to Receive 24 Hour Monitoring

9/18/2014: Cook County Juvenile Probation Department to drastically change its system after 17-year-old male on home monitoring was accused of sexually assaulting a pregnant woman. Phil Rogers reports for NBC 5 Investigates.

Chicagoans Line Up for New iPhone 6

Chicagoans Line Up for New iPhone 6

9/18/2014: Apple fans began lining up outside Michigan Avenue store Wednesday afternoon. NBC 5’s Trina Orlando reports.

Fallon Agrees to Bring "The Tonight Show" to Chicago

Fallon Agrees to Bring "The Tonight Show" to Chicago

Late night host Jimmy Fallon is making good on his promise to bring “The Tonight Show” to Chicago. Fallon hesitantly agreed to the wager with Rahm Emanuel when the mayor was on the show in June, promising to bring the show back to Chicago if the city’s children managed to read 2.4 million books over the summer.

New CPS High School Will Not be Named After Obama

New CPS High School Will Not be Named After Obama

AP Mayor Rahm Emanuel says the school system will look for a “thoughtful way to honor President Obama.” The “community” has spoken, and a planned Chicago high school will not be named after President Barack Obama. Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Chicago Public Schools CEO Barbara Byrd-Bennett announced plans in April to build Barack Obama College Preparatory High School, a selective-enrollment high school that will open in time for the 2017-18 school year.

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