| 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...
| May 20, 2009
(WGN-AM)- One person died and three people were taken to area hospitals with serious injuries following a three-vehicle crash on Illinois Highway 83 near Palos Park, a fire official said.
The crash, which happened about 8:20 a.m. about a half-mile west...
| Jun 11, 2009
| 8:49 AM
(WGN-AM)- Divers who were searching this morning for a "potentially missing" Forest Preserve worker in a slough near south suburban Palos Park recovered a body, authorities said.
The body has not yet been positively identified, but matches the...
| Mar 15, 2009
Those hypoallergenic dogs? Like the one the First Family will be adopting? They may not be exactly what people think.
"We don't always like the 'hypoallergenic' term, because there is no true hypoallergenic dog," says veterinarian Jay Whittle of Mill...
| 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...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 7:22 AM
PALOS PARK, Ill. (AP) — Authorities in suburban Chicago have charged a high school student in the deaths of his parents, who were found beaten in their Palos Park home.
The Cook County medical examiner on Monday ruled that 42-year-old Maria...
| Jun 19, 2011
| 1:04 PM
A clerk at an Englewood neighborhood convenience store was shot and killed Saturday night, the second store employee killed there in the last 10 years, officials said today.
The 48-year-old store employee was shot in the back inside Max's Food Mart in...
| Aug 1, 2011
| 5:24 PM
An autopsy conducted today determined that a man who lived in a group home in unincorporated Palos Park was assaulted and his death was ruled a homicide, officials said.
Tremayne Yarbrough, 35, who lived at 13211 S. Adsit Rd., was pronounced dead at 3:08...
| 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...