| Jan 25, 2014
| 1:08 PM
An Ohio woman with a history of prostitution stabbed to death a longtime Brother Rice High School teacher in a dispute over money, Orland Park police said Saturday.
Alisha M. Walker, 20, has been named in a no-bond, first-degree murder arrest warrant in...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 2:29 PM
Business news in the south suburbs.
Dots, a national women's fashion discount retailer, has started going-out-of-business sales at all 360 of its stores, including eight in the south suburbs.
Customers holding gift cards can use them...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 7:34 AM
The following items were taken from police reports:
A 28-year-old Chicago man who said his passenger needed to use the bathroom was charged with speeding, driving with a suspended license and making an improper turn during a Feb. 20...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 6:31 PM
Authorities have made an arrest in the stabbing death of a longtime Brother Rice High School teacher, Orland Park police said Friday.
The suspect was an acquaintance of the victim and was arrested in the early morning hours Friday, according to a police...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 10:05 AM
The following were taken from police reports:
A 50-year-old Midlothian man was charged with DUI and improper lane use during a Jan. 24 traffic stop.
A 34-year-old Tinley Park man was charged with DUI, improper lane use and driving 26-...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 4:30 PM
'90s grunge is alive and well.
Nine Inch Nails and Soundgarden have announced a summer co-headlining tour, including support from Death Grips on most dates. It comes at a fitting time, as the 20th anniversary for both NIN's "The Downward Spiral" and...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 1:11 PM
Folks over at Farm Bureau Live amphitheater in Virginia Beach are having a metallic Monday. A pair of shows announced today both feature two legendarily loud acts. Nine Inch Nails and Soundgarden will blast Aug. 5 while Kiss and Def Leppard will strut...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 3:44 PM
A Northern Illinois University student and Army veteran was arrested after police discovered two guns in his dorm room in DeKalb this week, campus officials said today.
Kevin Ouwenga, 29, of Tinley Park, was charged with unlawful use of a weapon after...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 10:05 PM
Drivers tooling through the Illinois countryside will be able to nudge the gas pedal a little harder next year after Gov. Pat Quinn overcame safety concerns and approved legislation Monday that will raise the speed limit on rural interstates to 70 mph....
| Jul 13, 2013
| 7:29 PM
A motorcycle entering Interstate 80 hit a semitrailer-tractor truck near Tinley Park tonight, killing a female passenger and injuring the driver of the motorcycle, state police said.
About 6:24 p.m. the truck was westbound on I-80 while the pair on the...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 4:03 AM
An Oak Forest man died early this morning following a traffic crash in Tinley Park earlier this week, authorities said.
David Vanheel, 50, of the 15100 block of Spruce Lane in Oak Forest, was in a vehicle involved in a crash at 159th Street and Oak...