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California jury recommends death penalty for man charged with 1993 Glenview killing

October 19, 2019 by Jason Addy, Editor News, Breaking, Police-Fire

A southern California jury handed down the death penalty Friday, Oct. 18, for the man charged in the the 1993 killing of 18-year-old Tricia Pacaccio in Glenview.

Michael Gargiulo, 43, was convicted Aug. 15 of two counts of murder and one...

Police Reports: Neighbor dispute boils over at grocery store

September 19, 2019 by Staff report News, Police-Fire

Bad blood between two Glenview neighbors led one to damage the other’s car after an encounter at the grocery store, according to incident reports from the Glenview Police Department.

At 5 p.m. Sept. 15, a shopper at Jewel-Osco, 2775...

Chief Ensign to retire from Glenview Fire Department; 2 deputy chiefs hired

August 17, 2019 by Submitted Content News, Police-Fire, Local Government, Village

More than four decades after launching his career in the fire service, Glenview Fire Chief Ralph Ensign is ready to hang up his helmet for the last time. 

“After 43 years in the fire service, I have decided it is time...

Police Reports: Porch pirate steals $1,400 package shortly after delivery

by Staff report News, Police-Fire

A Glenview resident is out more than $1,000 after a “porch pirate” swooped quickly to steal a package, according to incident reports from the Glenview Police Department.

On Nov. 30, the resident in the 2500 block of Indian Ridge Drive...

Glenview Village Board approves 2020 budget with increases for fire, police pensions

by Chris Pullam, Freelance Reporter News, Police-Fire, Local Government

The Village’s next fiscal budget sets aside more funds for police and fire pensions without increasing the property tax levy, following a unanimous vote by trustees to adopt the proposed budget for the 2020 fiscal year.

“Funding this...

Glenview man dies from self-inflicted gunshot during standoff with police

by Jason Addy, Editor News, Police-Fire

A Glenview resident shot and killed himself during a five-hour standoff with local and regional police, according to the Glenview Police Department. 

Glenview police responded to an apartment building in the 4100 block of Cove Lane around 8...