| Nov 19, 2013
| 4:23 PM
Orland Park police are warning residents to be on the alert if people come to the house and say they're workers "from the county."
Tuesday's warning comes after a string of so-called "ruse burglaries" in Orland Park and Palos Park in late October and...
| Nov 4, 2013
Over the past several years, the 100-foot-tall bluff in Palos Park has transformed from a winter wonderland to an intense summertime workout for those looking for an alternative to jogging or cycling.
Completed in 1924, the Swallow Cliff toboggan shoots...
| Oct 29, 2013
The following were taken from police reports:
•A 19-year-old Manhattan male was charged with felony retail theft after he was caught stealing clothing valued at $476.50 from Macy's department store, 1 Orland Square Drive, on Oct. 6....
| Jul 9, 2013
| 11:54 AM
A new police officer has been sworn in in Romeoville.
Melynda Chlebek, 26, grew up in Palos Park and graduated in 2008 from Illinois Wesleyan University in Bloomington with a bachelor of arts degree in sociology and political science, according to...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 2:32 PM
An SUV was going the wrong way on a southwest suburban road early today when it hit a car head-on, killing an Orland Park man, police said.
John Anagnopolous, 64, died following the crash at 105th Street and La Grange Road near Palos Park, according...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 4:35 PM
Though long considered part of the Palos Heights community, Palos South Middle School has been somewhat of an orphan because it is located in unincorporated …...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 4:35 PM
The two Republican candidates for the 18th district for the state Senate have both …...
| Mar 10, 2012
| 4:36 PM
Just a year after taxpayers rejected a Palos Fire Protection District referendum seeking a higher property tax rate, the district is giving a similar request another shot on …...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 5:05 AM
A man fatally shot a woman, then killed himself during a domestic incident in their southwest suburban Palos Park home, authorities said.
Walter Puk, 53, and Larisa Markewych, 55, were found dead Tuesday afternoon at their home in the 12300 block of...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 8:31 AM
This list is not all inclusive.
The Drama Group
This all-volunteer theater group has been bringing Broadway to the south suburbs since 1931. Its current season includes: "Avenue Q" in October,"12 Angry Men"in December, and "Superior...
| Apr 15, 2012
Julie Gorczynski was getting a ride after her shift at a suburban movie theater when a Mazda smashed into the passenger's side of her friend's Jeep, rolling the vehicle and killing the 17-year-old.
Orland Park police determined the Mazda was going at...
| Dec 30, 2010
| 4:34 PM
A 24-year-old Oak Forest man has been charged with burglarizing an Orland Park home earlier this year for cash and jewelry and is a suspect …...