With 49 felony charges pending against him for alleged sex crimes against children, the story of Alex Richter's arrest and court appearances kept us riveted this past week.
Add various businesses saying they'll raise prices and lay off workers because of the Affordable Care Act; armed robbery; and a political shake-up in Elmwood Park and readers had plenty to keep them commenting and talking with other readers.
Here's what kept you coming back to Mount Pleasant-Sturtevant Patch the week of Nov. 11 - 17, 2012:
Racine Man Accused of Creating Child Porn in His Apartment
Suspects in Overnight Armed Robbery in Custody
Suspicious Death Victim Identified
Update: Carjacking Suspect Still at Large
Hollering at the Holiday Parade Leads to Charges
Overnight Car Fire Under Investigation