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A woman drove her SUV into a 7-Eleven building Wednesday night in Palos Heights. (Photo from Network Video Productions)

Woman Crashes SUV Into Palos Heights 7-Eleven

Police responded to the call about 8:30 p.m. at 7-Eleven, 11900 S. Harlem Ave., after the woman’s vehicle accelerated into the store, according to Palos Heights Police Sgt. Jeff Crowley.

05/29/2014

Scott Farrow (Credit: Facebook)

Palos Heights Man Shot In Home Invasion

Deputy Chief Dave Delaney said the suspects broke into a home in the 7900 block of West 131st Street around 3:30 a.m.

04/15/2014

Darnell Blackwell (left) and Martel Curtis (right) were arrested after they were caught burglarizing a Palos Heights condo, thanks to a security system connected to an app on the homeowner's phone. (Credit: Palos Heights police and Cook County Sheriff's office)

Phone App Helps Catch Burglars In The Act

A Palos Heights resident was quick to react when she saw two burglars breaking into her rental condominium — watching the crime-in-progress from Hawaii thanks to an app on her phone.

12/27/2013

Maureen Oleskiewicz (Family Photo)

Woman Dies After Choking On Hot Dog At Wrigley Field

A suburban teacher and avid Cubs fan has died following a chocking accident while at the game on Sunday at Wrigley Field.

05/08/2013

Kenneth Martin, 34, is accused of having sex with two underage students while a music teacher at Chicago Christian High School in Palos Heights. (Credit: Palos Heights Police)

Palos Heights Music Teacher Accused Of Sex With Student

A music teacher at a Christian school in southwest suburban Palos Heights has been arrested for allegedly having sex with an underage student.

04/02/2013

A man and a woman wearing nun masks robbed a bank in south suburban Palos Heights on May 29, 2011. (Credit: FBI)

‘Nun On The Run’ Robbery Suspect Arrested

A young man who posed as an old nun when he robbed a Palos Heights bank has been arrested, authorities said.

10/11/2012

Palos Heights police released this sketch of a man suspected in several residential burglaries. (Credit: Palos Heights Police)

Palos Heights Police Issue Alert For Residential Burglar

Police in Palos Heights are warning residents of several residential burglaries or attempted residential burglaries in the southwest suburb recently.

11/27/2011

A man and a woman wearing nun masks robbed a bank in south suburban Palos Heights on May 29, 2011. (Credit: FBI)

Woman Charged With Robbing Bank While Dressed As Nun

CHICAGO (CBS) – A woman has been charged with robbing a Palos Heights bank of $120,000 while wearing a “nun on the run” mask and habit similar to a group of bank robbers in the […]

CBS Chicago–06/30/2011

A man and a woman wearing nun masks robbed a bank in south suburban Palos Heights on May 29, 2011. (Credit: FBI)

Robbers Wearing Nun Masks Hit Palos Heights Bank

Two armed assailants wearing nun masks robbed a bank in south suburban Palos Heights over the weekend.

05/30/2011

Police Tape Around Light Pole (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Elderly Man Dies Three Days After Car Crash

An 89-year-old man died early Monday, three days after he was involved in a crash.

05/04/2011