| Jun 23, 2014
| 1:47 PM
The body of a man was pulled from the Cal-Sag Channel today after a boating accident days after the body of another man and woman were found in the water, officials said.
The 39-year-old man from Orland Park was pronounced dead at 12:50 p.m. when his...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 9:59 AM
Road closures and power outages continued Tuesday after heavy storms struck Orland Park Monday evening.
Road closures included 159th Street between Wolf Road and Will Cook Road due to power lines that fell across the road during Monday night's high...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 6:49 PM
Nearly four months after Allan Kustok was found guilty of first-degree murder, his attorney is using new evidence to call for a retrial.
"This is the type of evidence that absolutely warrants a new trial," defense attorney Richard Beuke said at the Cook...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 1:36 PM
Orland Park police say a shoplifter apprehended at Orland Square Mall store with $900 in merchandise attributed her lapse in judgment to maternal instincts.
The 43-year-old Chicago woman allegedly told police she intended to sell the 93 articles of...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 11:23 AM
Orland Park police are reviewing their severe weather notification policies after some residents questioned why sirens weren't used during last week's storm, said Deputy Chief Thomas Kenealy.
"We didn't have a confirmed tornado, but there was severe...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 9:49 AM
A 50-year-old Oak Forest woman accused of ramming two Mokena squad cars and nearly hitting two police officers while fleeing into Orland Park and Tinley Park has been charged with three felonies in Will County and DUI/drugs in DeKalb County, where she was...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 10:08 AM
Authorities are investigating if a man with a history of lewd behavior is wanted in connection with other incidents after the man was arrested for fondling himself in front of two young girls near a south suburban Harvey grade school.
Guas G. Sweiss,...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 1:51 PM
University of Chicago Medicine and Orland Park are moving forward on plans for a new outpatient medical care center in the heart of the village's downtown.
After signing a letter of intent outlining plans to bring a 120,000-square-foot medical...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 4:19 PM
A former Sandburg High School student and his friend were charged with misdemeanors, including criminal trespassing, after they prompted a lockdown at the Orland Park school Wednesday morning, officials said.
Ian Sipes, 18, of Orland Park, and a 17-...
| May 29, 2014
| 3:32 PM
Allan Kustok's attorneys said they needed more time to perform a chemical test on evidence that wasn't considered during his trial before he is sentenced for the 2010 murder of his wife of 34 years, Anita "Jeanie" Kustok.
At the Cook County courthouse...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 11:06 AM
A sex offender from Wisconsin was arrested in Orland Park after police discovered he had been living there for about a year without registering, Orland Park police said Tuesday.
Jonathan Rivera, 28, was charged with one count of felony failure to...