| 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 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...
| 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...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 6:32 PM
Illinois State Police found a body near I-80 in Tinley Park this morning, officials said.
State police received a report about 9:30 a.m. of a crashed motorcycle and unresponsive body near the I-80 westbound ramp to Harlem Avenue, spokeswoman Monique...
| 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.
| Jul 1, 2014
| 11:25 AM
The Illinois Department of Transportation has reopened the portion of 171st Street between LaGrange Road and 94th Avenue that was closed in early June due to ongoing construction on LaGrange.
The road closed June 6 and reopened June 27, Tinley Park...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 9:53 AM
Buddy the pit bull's owner was fined $250 during an administrative hearing in Tinley Park over a dog attack in February that Cook County officials described as a "blood bath."
Tinley Park police ticketed Furever Rescue owner Shannon Smith after Buddy bit...
| May 16, 2014
| 12:40 PM
Tinley Park officials are in the process of amending the village's video gambling license to prorate the $1,000 fee for latecomers despite a trustee's opposition.
Mayor Ed Zabrocki presented the proposal during a May 13 meeting of the Joint Finance...