Feds Offer $10,000 Reward Following Armed Bank Robbery In Oak LawnThe first suspect held bank employees and customers at gunpoint in the lobby, while the second suspect forced an employee to open the vault.
Oak Lawn Racing Pigeon Blown Off Course By Storm Nursed Back To Health By Indiana Family
Illinois Tollway Green Lights $106 Million In Contracts For Tri-State WorkReconstruction won’t happen until at least 2020, but design planning and advance work on the Central Tri-State Tollway (Interstate 294) will begin as early as 2018 between Balmoral Avenue in Rosemont and 95th Street in Oak Lawn.
Tree Planted In Oak Lawn Park In Honor Of Emily BeazleyA salon collected money and had a tree planted in her honor and it was dedicated Sunday.
Man Tries To Abduct Girl Walking Home From School In Oak LawnPolice have released a sketch of a man who tried to abduct a 15-year-old girl as she walked home from school Tuesday evening in southwest suburban Oak Lawn.
Oak Lawn Restaurant Prepares Thousands Of Turkey Dinners For Those In NeedA mom-and-pop restaurant in Oak Lawn is spending Christmas helping the less fortunate by preparing about 3,500 meals with a lot of help from friends and neighbors.
Thief Steals Salvation Army Kettle In Oak LawnA Salvation Army bell-ringer was taking a scheduled break from her duties outside of a Walgreens drug store at 95th Street and Melvina Avenue when the theft occurred. She returned to find the kettle and its contents gone.
Suspect Sought In Oak Lawn, Burbank Robberies A man suspected of robbing a bank in Oak Lawn earlier this month struck again Wednesday, robbing a TCF branch in a Burbank grocery store, the FBI said.
Two Nuns, Elderly Man Killed In 'Bizarre' Oak Lawn WreckTwo nuns and an elderly man were killed Sunday, when the man ran a red light, and plowed into cars stopped in the oncoming lanes in Oak Lawn. Eleven other people were injured in the wreck, two of them critically.
Oak Lawn Woman Is Cook County's First 2014 West Nile CaseThe Oak Lawn resident became ill earlier this month but did not require hospitalization, according to the Cook County Department of Public Health. She is recovering at home.
Cool August Weather Dampens Summer Plans There's certainly a chill in the air making it feel a lot more like fall than summer and for kids getting ready to head back to school, it's not exactly the end to the summer vacation they were hoping for.
Police Say No Foul Play Involved After Nails Found In Slides At Oak Lawn Playground Last MonthOak Lawn Police say there was no foul play involved in nails found protruding from slides on a playground last month.