Widow of truck driver killed in I-55 crash files suit

The widow of a semi truck driver killed in a crash on Interstate 55 near Channahon on Monday afternoon has filed a wrongful death lawsuit …Read More

Tinley Park police blotter

TINLEY PARK THEFT: A Tinley Park woman told police someone stole her wallet June 27 or 28 from her car in the 16300 block of …Read More

Man fatally shot in Morgan Park

A man was fatally shot Saturday afternoon in the Morgan Park neighborhood on the South Side. Taurus Williams, 23, was near the intersection of 111th …Read More

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Chicago Heights

Chicago Heights kids take part in clinic hosted by Cubs

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Kids from Chicago Heights were among those who recently took part as the Chicago Cubs hosted a national PLAY campaign baseball clinic, according to a … Read More

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Ahern: Mount Greenwood teen takes aim at diabetes

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Mike Lysaught, of Chicago’s Mount Greenwood community, believes his Type 1 diabetes should not be a “conversation starter.” In deference to his wishes, this column … Read More

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New Lenox board salutes Providence baseball champs

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The New Lenox Village Board on Monday honored the Providence High School varsity baseball team, which won the Class 4A state title earlier this year. … Read More

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Oak Forest

Hillcrest wins SD 228 cupcake war

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Hillcrest High School won the recent Second Annual Cupcake War in Bremen Community High School District 228, according to a press release from the district. … Read More

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Orland Park

Tinley Park

Dekker: The cost of convenience can be large

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I’d like to think that, if given a choice, most people would choose living habits that didn’t harm the environment, but going green isn’t always … Read More

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