Deadly Tornadoes Tore Through Chicago Area 50 Years Ago TodayIt was 50 years ago today, massive EF-4 tornados tore though the southwest and northwest suburbs, killing 58 people.
All-Inclusive Playground Set To Break Ground In Oak Lawn By SeptemberA playground for kids of all abilities and disabilities is in the planning stages in southwest suburban Oak Lawn.
Gas Station And Shoe Store Robbed Wednesday In Oak LawnA gas station and a shoe store were robbed less than 10 minutes apart Wednesday night in southwest suburban Oak Lawn.
Murder Warrant Issued For Son Of Slain Congressional AideA murder warrant has been issued for the son of a congressional aide who was found stabbed to death in her Oak Lawn home Tuesday.
2 Suburban Catholic Grade Schools To CloseA pair of south suburban Catholic grade schools will close this summer, the Archdiocese of Chicago announced Wednesday.
Gunmen Rob Barbershop Customers In Oak LawnThree men walked into Sports Cutz at 8834 S. Cicero Ave., showed handguns and demanded cash and cellphones from the customers inside, police said.
Film Buffs Can Help Mark Cinematic Milestones At The Oak Lawn LibraryOn a Saturday every month, starting Jan. 14, “Cineversary” will honor a range of movies, starting with "Reservoir Dogs."
Baby Makes Early Entrance In 2017, But All Is WellSavannah Zwolen weighed just 4 pounds and 2 ounces and was 17 inches long at birth at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn.
Suspect Broke Into Cars, Used Stroller To Carry Stolen Goods: Oak Lawn PoliceMarco A. Salgado Jr. was charged Friday with five counts of burglary to a motor vehicle, police said. He was jailed on a $50,000 bond.
Oak Lawn Investigating If Shooting Tied To Troubled Chuck E. CheeseOfficials in southwest suburban Oak Lawn were investigating whether a shooting over the weekend was connected to a Chuck E. Cheese's restaurant that has been the scene of several fights over the past few years.
Activists Hold Post-Election Rally Against Islamophobia In Oak LawnAbout 200 people gathered Saturday outside an Oak Lawn church to offer interfaith prayers and speak out against Islamophobia.
19-Year-Old Man Charged With Stabbing Mother to Death In Oak LawnBoth mother and son lived at the home where the attack happened.