| 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....
| Mar 18, 2014
| 10:39 AM
The following were taken from police reports:
An 18-year-old Justice woman and 20-year-old Chicago man were charged with felony theft after stealing unspecified merchandise from Kohl's at Brookside Marketplace on March 14.
| 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...
| 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.
| 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,...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 8:41 AM
It’s never just a simple bear hug when President Obama is involved.
For Florida pizza parlor owner Scott Van Duzer, lifting the president off the floor this weekend has wrought an onslaught of impassioned political commentary from customers on...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 8:49 AM
This list is not all-inclusive.
Doubletree Hotel, 5000 W. 127th St., Alsip, 708-272-4223
Open all day to accommodate hotel patrons and the public, Allgauer's is casual yet sophisticated and with recent renovations it's...
| 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...
| 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...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 6:46 PM
A 47-year-old Chicago man involved in a one-hour standoff with Oak Lawn police Wednesday afternoon after he barricaded himself in the basement stairwell of a home with a loaded handgun was charged with being a felon in possession of a firearm, Oak Lawn...