Instead of heeding a bystander's call to "shoot him!," police used to a Taser to subdue the bloodied, naked man, who was taken to a hospital for a mental evaluation. #IllinoisPatch
"What the hell is going on in Chicago? Better tell that mayor to get tough, because it's not working what they're doing," the president said.
"There are thousands of Sema'js out there, and for too long, DCFS has been failing the children of this state," one rep said. #IllinoisPatch
"They can come up with a cure, but it takes money to get to that. The more people are aware about it, you never know where that last extra dollar might come from.”
Here's how you can help little Avery. (via Ledyard Patch)
If you're lucky enough to be going to tonight's show, you're in for a treat. #IllinoisPatch
The series stands at 1-1 — who will take the lead tonight? Game 3 starts at 7:10 p.m.
What’s legal isn’t necessarily safe when it comes to your drinking water. A study released today found 94 different contaminants in Illinois drinking water, including a dozen known to cause cancer.
Police said he hit the median several times, causing damage to his tires, but kept driving. #IllinoisPatch
Police said the man, who was wearing foundation on his face, is believed to be behind four different Chicago-area bank robberies. #IllinoisPatch
The cutest wedding tears you've ever seen. (via Manchester, NJ Patch)
The woman said she fell asleep during the ride and woke up to the Lyft driver assaulting her. #IllinoisPatch
A man planning to move to Chicago didn't get a great first impression of the city during a recent visit, thanks to his Uber driver. #IllinoisPatch
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