| Jul 15, 2013
| 9:02 AM
A man and a woman from the northwest suburbs were killed early this morning when the motorcycle they were riding crashed into a semi tractor trailer on Interstate 80 near Mokena in southwest suburban Frankfort Township, authorities said.
| Sep 4, 2013
| 8:21 AM
The following items were taken from police reports.
The front passenger-side window was smashed and a $300 Coach-brand purse containing financial cards and store gift cards was stolen Aug. 21 from a vehicle parked on the 6600 block of...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 10:54 AM
Denver-based Tuff Shed, a leading retailer of storage buildings and garages, opened a retail showroom earlier this summer in Homer Glen.
The showroom at 15318 W. 159th St. was opened to better serve the company's southwest suburban and South Side...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 5:53 AM
This is only a test. And be forewarned -- you'll probably fail.
1) A man bought a farm for $2,400 and sold it for $2,700. What percent did he gain?
2) What properties have verbs?
3) Name and give the capitals of states touching the Ohio River.
| Aug 19, 2013
| 7:59 PM
Can you hit a half-court shot?
Incoming freshman Markus Burden, from Frankfort, Illinois nailed the shot at Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana on Aug. 15, 2013.
His prize - free tuition for a semester, along with the viral Youtube hits....
| Aug 21, 2013
| 6:16 AM
A Naperville organization that finds foster homes for children victimized by abuse or neglect has restructured and installed new financial safeguards after a key official was accused of mishandling funds.
Our Children's Homestead has a new chief...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 8:33 AM
Surrounded by family, Marie J. Priebe of Boyne City, lost her battle with lung cancer at the age of 72, on Monday, June 24, 2013.
She is survived by her loving husband, Ben Priebe, of Boyne City; children, Sue Woodward (Ken) of Boyne City, Ed Pilackas of...
| Jun 20, 2013
Letters to the editor from Frankfort residents.
A lot of people seem to think that when concealed carry in Illinois is finally implemented, it will be a blood bath for people.
Can anyone show us what must be hundreds of examples of...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 11:26 AM
Frankfort officials paid homage this week to four retiring executives who helped make Lincoln-Way High School District 210 a community crown jewel.
"When I talk to people who've moved to Frankfort and I ask them why … almost every single person...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 11:34 AM
Irma Louise O'Kain Brooks, 83, of Dove Lane, Falling Waters, W.Va., died Sunday, Dec. 16, 2012, at her daughter’s home in Spencer, Ind.
Born June 20, 1929, in Nashville, Tenn., she was the only daughter of the late William Wrenyard O’Kain...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 4:21 PM
A pediatrician with a history of sexual assault complaints was charged Friday with groping five women during visits to his clinic in south suburban Frankfort.
Dr. Kishor Jain was charged with 10 felony counts of criminal sexual abuse and five misdemeanor...