| Mar 10, 2014
| 5:07 PM
Frankfort Police Chief John Burica will be among those donning chef's aprons this month to raise money for the Will County Children's Advocacy Center.
Gumbo, ribs, Italian sausage and smoked brisket are among dozens of offerings that will be served up...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 7:34 AM
Business openings and closings in Mokena, Frankfort and Orland Hills.
D'Marie's Deli, a new sandwich shop, opened a few weeks ago at 19031 Old LaGrange Road in Mokena, next door to the Stoney Point Grill and off-track betting parlor....
| Feb 4, 2014
| 1:07 PM
Medical marijuana purveyors looking for a foothold in the south suburbs likely will look past Frankfort.
The Village Board all but ensured that Monday, voting 5-0 to approve strict zoning rules making it nearly impossible for a cannabis dispensary to...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Frankfort officials are taking a closer look at four firms out of 17 that bid to oversee construction of a new village hall.
"We're not ready to recommend anyone right now," Village Administrator Jerry Ducay told trustees Monday.
The plan is to...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 1:56 PM
Snackville Junction closing
A restaurant popular for decades because food is delivered by a model train is set to close soon after a yearlong fight over a balloon payment on its mortgage.
Snackville Junction, which opened Jan. 1, 1953, and is...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 10:44 AM
Will County Board member Joe Babich isn't giving in on his push to give people with breathing problems a break from leaf burning.
Babich's Public Health and Safety Committee is moving forward a proposal that would prohibit leaf burning within 300 feet...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 1:03 PM
Will County Board members have decided not to give raises to themselves and various other countywide officials.
A week after a county board committee recommended salary increases, there wasn't even enough support to call proposals for the raises for a...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 10:35 AM
The following were taken from police reports:
•A 21-year-old Orland Park woman realized her electronic tablet, valued at $349, and study guide, valued at $50, were stolen from her work station at Paul Mitchell School, 18454 West Creek...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 12:12 PM
For the past several months, Maraline Mattke has waited for the Will County Board to enact tougher restrictions on leaf burning.
The unincorporated New Lenox Township woman has health issues that flare up in the fall when leaf burning season begins. A...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 12:43 PM
After spending a day in the field, meteorologists for the National Weather Service have determined that at least 16 tornadoes struck Illinois and northwest Indiana on Sunday, as Gov. Pat Quinn declared six more counties as state disaster areas,...
| Feb 17, 2013
States and many U.S. territories have tourism offices to help visitors. When requesting travel literature, be as specific as possible.
Alabama: Alabama Tourism Department, 401 Adams Ave., Suite 126, P.O. Box 4927, Montgomery, AL 36103; (800) 252-2262 or...