Monthly Archives: October 2013

In August of 2013, Governor Pat Quinn signed a new law that will increase the speed limit to 70 miles per hour for some highways in Illinois.  Illinois is the 35th state to increase their speed limits to 70 mph.  … Continue reading

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By the time that Juan Rivera was taken into custody, the trail to find the killer of eleven year old Holly Staker had gone cold.  The girl had been raped and stabbed in Waukegan while babysitting for two children in … Continue reading

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There’s been no shortage of stories involving murder and violence coming out of Chicago in recent years, but rarely do the people at the top, oftentimes more responsible for the violence than anyone else, get caught. In mid-October, however, according … Continue reading

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Christopher Shoji, 25, of North Center, was charged with murder and misdemeanor cannabis production, after allegedly stabbing his best friend to death in an incident involving an argument over a marijuana plant, according to the Chicago Sun-Times. The incident occurred … Continue reading

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