| Feb 12, 2014
| 1:18 PM
An Orland Park man was arrested and charged with stealing cash from church donation baskets, Orland Park police said.
David A. Kost, 28, allegedly stole from St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, St. Michael Parish and Our Lady of the Woods Catholic...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 8:56 AM
Prosecutors will lay out a far darker picture of Allan Kustok this week than anyone would have guessed three years ago, before the Orland Park businessman arrived at the Palos Community Hospital emergency room with his wife's body wrapped in bloody...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 11:43 AM
The Illinois High School Association State Gymnastics Meet gets rolling Friday and for the second year in a row, no Sandburg athletes will compete.
But that's not going to stop the Eagles' first-year assistant coach from stopping by for a while....
| Mar 4, 2014
| 10:13 AM
The Orland Park Public Library board is looking for another new member after Mary Ann Ahl, who served as trustee for 36 years, stepped down citing health reasons and the advice of her doctor, family and friends.
Ahl resigned Feb. 17, less than a week...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 2:12 PM
Italio, a fast-casual Italian restaurant chain based in Florida, is opening its first location outside of that state in Orland Park this week.
The 3,000-square-foot restaurant is located at 15139 S. LaGrange Road in the Orland Park...
| Feb 1, 2014
Residents in Orland Park, Orland Hills and Homer Glen applied in January for concealed carry permits at rates higher than most of their neighbors in Cook and Will counties, according to data obtained from the Illinois State Police.
As of the last week...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 4:39 PM
A nurse who talked to Allan Kustok at the hospital where his wife was pronounced dead said the Orland Park businessman told a slightly different story of how he came to find his wife's body than the version he told an emergency room doctor a few minutes...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 4:31 PM
A crowd of nearly 400 people packed a southwest suburban funeral home today to say goodbye to Jim Morrissy, the veteran Oak Forest police officer who died Tuesday in the line of duty.
"It was an amazing sight to see," said Oak Forest firefighter/...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 3:28 PM
Metra trains were experiencing scattered delays during the evening commute Monday as the agency continued to warn commuters they may have longer waits because of the extreme cold.
But Metra said it still hoped there will be no cancellations or other...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 4:35 AM
Many Chicago-area schools will again be closed Tuesday, dozens of the day's flights have been canceled and some area attractions will be shuttered, with the subzero chill maintaining its grip on the region for another day.
But if there was a silver...
| Mar 26, 2014
When a woman from Nordic Energy called 72-year-old John Staunton and offered him a cheap rate on electricity, he signed up. His roommate wastes a lot of electricity, he said, by sleeping with the TV on.
The first month, the bill came as promised —...