The Kochers’ 15-year old son, Matt, drowned last summer in Lake Michigan, unable to deal with a rip current, even though he was a three-sport athlete.
A 76-year-old woman died Friday night after a fire in southwest suburban Tinley Park.
The county loaned out 1,339 tons, about 2.8 percent of its salt supply this winter, according to Frank Shuftan, spokesman for Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle.
Ryan Dolan, 29, was already facing aggravated criminal sexual abuse charges in Will County, stemming from a March 8 arrest in Tinley Park. Now, the former head wrestling coach has been charged with criminal sexual assault involving the same student in Orland Park.
Ryan W. Dolan, 29, of Tinley Park, resigned Tuesday, a day after being charged with two counts of felony criminal sexual assault, according to Bremen High School District 228.
Six years and thousands of tips later, there has been no arrest yet in the Lane Bryant massacre.
A longtime Brother Rice teacher found dead in his home.
A resident on Monday found a zip-lock bag containing a candy cane and a flyer from the Traditionalist American Knights of the Ku Klux Klan. The advertisements were found in at least four other driveways nearby.
Most communities are thrilled to host a TV or movie shoot, but the mayor of Tinley Park says he wants nothing to do with a controversial program that wants to film in his village.
A mother showed up with a grenade her child had found in a field behind their home.
The four Republicans running for governor were in the south suburbs Thursday, trying put some distance between each other in a race with no clear front-runner.
A person was hit and killed by a Metra train in southwest suburban Tinley Park Friday morning, halting Rock Island District trains in both directions.
Police in Tinley Park say employees at a Jewel grocery store kept an 81-year-old woman from being scammed out of more than $2,000.
Multiple people were hospitalized after a FedEx truck and another vehicle crashed early Sunday in Interstate 80 near south suburban Tinley Park.
After sitting vacant for more than five years, the Lane Bryant store where five women were slain in Tinley Park has been replaced by a T.J. Maxx, which welcomed its first customers on Thursday.
For the first time since five women were killed at the Lane Bryant in Tinley Park, a retail store will open for business tomorrow morning – on the same site.
A 12-year-old southwest suburban girl was beaten by a man who tried to abduct her and force her into a car as she was going home from school on Monday afternoon, according to police.
The two people who were pulled from the water were conscious. They were transported to the hospital, but their conditions weren’t immediately known.
Warren Petrie, 66, suffered an apparent heart attack and crashed into a fence in south suburban Frankfort.
A deck collapse in Tinley Park has sent more than a dozen people to hospitals.