New Lenox Township
The Ku Klux Klan apparently has been trying to make inroads in the southwestern suburbs.
Kyle Greenfield of Manhattan was driving while distracted and struck a vehicle that was stopped at a stop sign at Cedar and Delaney roads in New Lenox Township.
Police said Monday that the drivers of two vehicles were drag racing when they crashed through a fence and slammed into an oil pipeline over the weekend, sparking a fire that killed two people.
A wanted man allegedly pretended to be deaf and mute when police caught him, but officers didn’t buy it.
Students will be gathering with heavy hearts at Lincoln-Way East High School as they remember their friend and classmate Patrick Mizwicki with a candlelight vigil at 7:30 p.m. tonight.
A man found slain in unincorporated Mokena earlier this week was beaten to death, an autopsy showed.