Country Club Hills

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After Alleging Sex Harassment, Suburban Firefighter Suspended

The first female firefighter ever hired in Country Club Hills has been suspended–a move that she says is just the latest retaliation for her lawsuit aimed at ending years of alleged sexual harassment.


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Man, 18, Killed In Country Club Hills Shooting

An 18-year-old man died Friday night after he was shot in south suburban Country Club Hills.


Two people were hospitalized after a car rolled over on I-57 late Sunday. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Two Hurt In Rollover Crash On I-57

Alcohol was a factor in a single-vehicle rollover crash that injured two people on Interstate 57 in south suburban Country Club Hills late Sunday, police said


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Country Club Hills Man Found Stabbed To Death In His Home

A south suburban man was found stabbed to death at his home in Country Club Hills Friday afternoon.


Cleaning continued Friday at a Country Club Hills elementary school. (Credit: Susanna Song)

Vandals Force Closure Of South Suburban Elementary School

An elementary school in south suburban Country Club Hills is closed due to an unspecified act of vandalism.


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Cop Charged With Firing Gun Through Window Of Home While Drinking

A south suburban police officer was drinking at a friend’s house when he started firing his gun, sending bullets into a neighboring home and vehicle, then called another officer to try to have him hide the evidence.


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Former Country Club Hills Police Chief Gets 5 Years In Prison

U.S. District Judge Sue Myerscough told Regina Evans that she “broke the law in magnificent fashion with a magnificient fraud.”


John Maniatis (Credit: Frankfort Police)

Suburban High School Basketball Coach Arrested For DUI

John Maniatis, 46, of the 400 block of Pleasant Hill Road in Frankfort, was arrested about 12:45 am. April 4 for misdemeanor DUI, according to Frankfort police. He was also cited for improper lane usage and making an improper turn at an intersection.


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Country Club Hills To Pay $700K To Settle Wrongful Shooting Suit

Abeid Armour was 17 when a Country Club Hills police officer shot into a car Armour was driving on July 24, 2010, the lawsuit said. Armour was struck with two bullets


Taft Hayden is charged with murdering his wife in their Country Club Hills home, police said. | (Country Club Hills Police photo)

$600K Bond For Country Club Hills Man Charged In Wife’s Beating Death

A Country Club Hills man charged with murdering his wife in their south suburban home was ordered held on $600,000 bond during a hearing Wednesday.


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Suspect Arrested In Fatal Beating In Country Club Hills

COUNTRY CLUB HILLS, Ill. (AP) – Police in the Chicago suburb of Country Club Hills have a suspect in custody in the fatal bludgeoning of a 42-year-old woman in her home. City public safety director […]


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Suburban Family Worried About Wounded Deer

Kyla Kirkland said the deer has a bleeding gash in her leg. She’s not sure how the animal was wounded, but thinks maybe she tried to jump a gate.


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Ex-Country Club Hills Police Chief Pleads Guilty To Obstruction Of Justice

Former Country Club Hills Police Chief Regina Evans plead guilty Monday to federal obstruction-of-justice and witness tampering charges in connection to a $1.25 million state grant-fraud scheme.


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Former Country Club Hills Police Chief Pleads Guilty

Former Country Club Hills Police Chief Regina Evans pleaded guilty Monday to fraud and money laundering charges related to the misuse of a $1.25 million state grant to a non-profit organization she ran with her husband, Ronald Evans Jr.


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South Suburban Company Transforms Foreclosures Into Rentals

Jim McClelland’s company has bought more than 1,000 foreclosed houses, renovated them and rented them out to new tenants.


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Investment Firm Buys Southland Homes In $28 Million Deal

Tinley Park-based Mack Cos. said it has sold nearly 200 single-family homes in the south and southwest suburbs to an Arizona-based real estate investment trust for $28 million.


A tray of Twinkies that a pair of south suburban restaurants were giving away to customers on Dec. 5, 2012. The restaurant owners' bought 10,000 Twinkies after Hostess went out of business, and decided to give them away to customers. (Credit: CBS)

Restaurant Gives Away 10,000 Free Twinkies

A south suburban restaurant was handing out free Twinkies to customers on Wednesday.

CBS Chicago–12/05/2012

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4 Teens Arrested For Detonating Homemade Bomb

Four teenagers were charged with aggravated assault after tossing from a car a homemade bomb that exploded near three men and a newborn baby in south suburban Country Club Hills.


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Former Country Club Hills Employee: I Was Humiliated, Demoted Because I’m Gay

The southern suburb of Country Club Hills is being sued by one its municipal employees, who is claiming he was humiliated and discriminated against by the suburb’s mayor and former city manager because he is gay.

CBS Chicago–07/31/2012

Cook County Treasurer Maria Pappas

County Treasurer Works To Recover Money Overpaid To South Suburb

Cook County Treasurer Maria Pappas says the State’s Attorney is working to recover almost $7 million her office overpaid to the City of Country Club Hills and has yet to get back.

WBBM Newsradio–05/02/2012