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Man Faces Felony Charge After Throwing, Killing Kitten

Palatine, IL Patch | Brian SlupskiEmail the Author | Posted 01.07.2012 | Chicago

A Palatine man who picked up and threw a kitten has been charged with felony animal cruelty. Palatine Police Cmdr. Mike Seebacher said 33-year-old ...

Herman Cain Wins Illinois Tea Party Straw Poll

Palatine Patch | Posted 12.02.2011 | Chicago

Presidential candidate Herman Cain told a supportive crowd to stay informed and inspired during the 2012 election season. Cain was the only candida...

TeaCon Organizer Steve Stevlic Absent Amid Prostitute-Related Arrest Report

Palatine, IL Patch | Brian SlupskiEmail the Author | Posted 12.01.2011 | Chicago

TEACON 2011 organizer Steve Stevlic did not attend the second day of the conference he helped organize amid a report on Gawker that he was arrested fo...

Tea Party Hosts Midwest Convention In Schaumburg

Palatine, IL Patch | Brian Slupski and Tara May TesimuEmail the Authors | Posted 11.30.2011 | Chicago

Patch will be providing constant updates and photos during the Tea Party Midwest convention's keynote speech by former Fox commentator Glenn Beck. ...

Man Stabbed To Death Outside Palatine Apartment Complex

Palatine, IL Patch | Brian Slupski Email the Author | Posted 11.06.2011 | Chicago

A man was stabbed to death Monday night outside the Ports O'Call Apartments. Palatine Police said the man was 22 years old. Police were called to t...

Mother Accused Of Fracturing Baby's Legs, Skull

Palatine, IL Patch | Brian Slupski Email the Author | Posted 10.24.2011 | Chicago

An Arlington Heights woman faces criminal charges after fracturing the legs and skull of a 2-month old baby boy, police said. Rubi Cabrera, 19, has...

Palatine Rejects Tobacco Store Amid Bong Concerns

Palatine, IL Patch | Palatine, IL Patch | Posted 10.17.2011 | Chicago

The Palatine Village Council Monday rejected plans for a tobacco shop amid concerns about products that could have "alternative" uses. Palatine res...

Power Outage Puts Four-Year-Old Girl's Life In Jeopardy

Palatine, IL Patch | Posted 09.12.2011 | Chicago

The ongoing power outage from Monday's storm has become a matter of survival for 4-year-old Palatine resident Reva Desai. Reva was born with seriou...

LISTEN: Man Tells 911 Operator He Killed His Own Father

Palatine, IL Patch | Brian Slupski | Email the Author | June 15, 2011 | Posted 08.16.2011 | Chicago

Arlington Heights Police charged Steven M. Cole, 41, with killing his father late Monday night. Police said that Cole "viciously" attacked his fath...

Palatine Pro-Life Group Kicked Out Of Parade Over Fetus Banner

Palatine, IL Patch | Brian Slupski | Email the Author | 3:27pm | Posted 08.13.2011 | Chicago

A pro-life group is out of the Hometown Fest July 2 parade after refusing to drop a banner that included a picture of a live fetus. "They decided t...

Suburb Honors 'American Idol' Haley Reinhart

Palatine, IL Patch | Patch Staff | Email the Author | 8:29am | Posted 07.14.2011 | Chicago

Marni Rotblut clutches a book that already contains the autographs of two previous American Idol winners, Lee DeWyze and Kris Allen. She's ready to...