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Demolition of the shuttered Montgomery Ward building at Lincoln Mall was left unfinished and crumbling. (Credit: Village of Matteson)

Judge Rules Lincoln Mall May Stay Open For Now

The village wanted it shut down for safety violations, like padlocked emergency exit doors that could trap people inside, and gaps in the pipes in the sprinkler system, which would keep the water from flowing in case of a fire.

08/08/2013

Demolition of the shuttered Montgomery Ward building at Lincoln Mall was left unfinished and crumbling. (Credit: Village of Matteson)

Matteson Officials Seek To Shut Down Crumbling Lincoln Mall

The Village of Matteson has filed a lawsuit, seeking to have the Lincoln Mall shut down, because the village claims it is too dangerous.

08/07/2013

Five Injured At Matteson Auto Auction

Five people were injured when a car lost control and drove into a crowd at a car auction.

04/11/2013

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Suburban Teen In New Orleans For Volunteer Mission Shot And Killed

When a south suburban teen was shot to death on a street in New Orleans last week, he was talking on his cell phone to his best friend here, the victim’s parents said.

04/07/2013

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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.

12/28/2012

Chuck E. Cheese

Seven Charged In Matteson Chuck E. Cheese’s Brawl

A brawl Saturday night at the Chuck E. Cheese’s restaurant in Matteson ended in a cloud of pepper spray and seven people arrested on charges ranging from disorderly conduct to battery.

12/19/2012

A single car crash killed one person on Thursday on Interstate 57 near Matteson. (CBS).

One Person Dead, Another Hurt In I-57 Crash

A person was killed and another person was ejected after a sports-utility vehicle crashed while traveling west on U.S. Route 30 toward northbound lanes on I-57 in south suburban Matteson Wednesday night, according to Illinois State Police.

12/13/2012

Best Buy

Best Buy To Close 1 Chicago Store, 5 In Suburbs

Best Buy — the nation’s largest consumer electronics retailer — is announcing which of its many Chicago area stores will be closing next month.

CBS Chicago–04/16/2012

Matteson Crash

Crash Leaves Car In Flames At Busy Matteson Intersection

A car burst into flames early Monday in a crash at a major intersection in south suburban Matteson.

CBS Chicago–11/07/2011

Matteson Fatal

Police: Matteson Man Shot, Killed Son In Self-Defense

Police in south suburban Matteson have decided not to charge a man with killing his son, saying it was self-defense.

CBS Chicago–10/13/2011

Matteson Fatal

Police Question Father In Deadly Matteson Shooting

A 26-year-old man was shot and killed Sunday night in south suburban Matteson, and his father was being questioned Monday morning in his death.

CBS Chicago–10/10/2011

Suzuki Motorcycle (Photo credit: JEAN-FRANCOIS MONIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Motorcyclist Dies Following Crash In Matteson

A Tinley Park man died late Saturday following a motorcycle crash in south suburban Matteson.

07/03/2011

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Woman Killed In Crash Just Off I-57

A 35-year-old woman is dead, after a crash just off Interstate 57 in Matteson overnight.

CBS Chicago–06/21/2011

BP Station

Gas Station Adds Improper Fee For Small Credit Card Purchases

Gasoline prices are at record levels in Chicago, and now some drivers are being charged extra just for using a credit card.

CBS Chicago–05/06/2011

File Photo Of Police Tape (Larry W. Smith/Getty Images)

Man shot in Matteson apartment complex

A man was shot in the leg, while another man was also injured in a Thursday morning incident at an apartment complex in a south suburb.

04/14/2011

Chuck E. Cheese

Six Charged After Chuck E. Cheese Brawl

Chuck E. Cheese commercials boast that the pizza and entertainment chain’s restaurants are places “where a kid can be a kid.”

03/29/2011

Francis Costello

South Suburban Man Charged With Stabbing Woman

A south suburban man has been charged with stabbing an elderly woman with a kitchen knife outside her home over the weekend.

10/12/2010