| Aug 26, 2014
| 1:47 PM
The following items were gathered from Oak Park police reports:
A man in his 40s approach a Chicago resident on the 1100 block of South Boulevard at 10:50 p.m. Aug. 19, began an argument that resulted in both spitting at each other. The man in his 40s...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 12:35 PM
Parts of 175th Street in Tinley Park will be closed for the next month as the Illinois Department of Transportation continues construction along LaGrange Road.
175th Street will be closed between LaGrange and 94th Avenue starting Aug. 22, IDOT officials...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 6:32 AM
Boogarins' cofounder Benke Ferraz is answering his phone backstage after a concert in Cologne, Germany, sounding very much like the awestruck 20-year-old that he is. Last year, Ferraz and Fernando Almeida were a couple of high school friends in Goiania,...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 11:27 AM
An independent investigation into a local attorney's ethics complaint against Tinley Park officials found that the town's leaders did not deliberately conceal their economic interests by not properly filling out disclosure forms.
| Aug 7, 2014
| 8:48 AM
Andrew Bird remembers exactly where he was and how he felt when he first heard the music of the Handsome Family 16 years ago in Chicago. It set him on a path from which there was no turning back, culminating in Bird's latest album, a collection of...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 12:02 PM
The following items were taken from Orland Park police reports:
A 41-year-old Orland Park man was charged with battery and two counts of criminal damage to property after shoving another man into a homeowners' association pool on the 9200 block of...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 3:09 PM
A body discovered near I-80 in Tinley Park this month has been identified as James Hill, 51, officials said.
Illinois State Police found Hill's body near I-80 in Tinley Park July 3, with his motorcycle located nearby, officials said.
| Jun 13, 2014
| 3:56 PM
Public health officials are investigating a salmonella outbreak linked to the Jewel Osco store in Tinley Park after nine people recently became ill.
Amy Poore, spokeswoman for the Cook County Department of Public Health, said the county is investigating...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 1:19 PM
After seeing gains in 2013, Orland Park's sales tax revenues slumped in early 2014. Total sales tax revenues in January, nearly $1.84 million, were down 10.1 percent from the same month last year, according to data from the Illinois Department of Revenue....
| Jun 10, 2014
| 4:32 PM
Alfa Romeo fans, warm up your credit cards: Fiat Chrysler Automobiles announced today the names of 86 dealers that will operate an Alfa Romeo franchise in the U.S. and Canada. We've known that the brand is on its way back......
| Jun 9, 2014
| 3:21 PM
Two Tinley Park planning commission members are investigating which of the village's non-residential districts would be best for a medical-marijuana dispensing operation.
Bob McClellan and Art Pierce are expected to recommend limiting such an...