159th Street Construction Delayed, Local Companies Losing BusinessBusiness people in Homer Glen and Orland Park are counting the days for when the eight-mile long 159th Street widening project will be complete.
1 Dead, 2 Critically Injured In Harvey CrashOne person was killed and two others were critically injured late Wednesday night, when a car slammed into a semi-tractor trailer truck in south suburban Harvey.
Fire Destroys Harvey HomeHarvey firefighters responded to a blaze at a house at 159th Street and Park Avenue around 5:30 a.m.
Hobart Man Killed In I-57 CrashPolice said the driver was heading south on I-57 when his car left the road near 159th Street, and hit an unoccupied construction truck – a pickup truck with a cherry picker mounted on the back.
Police Seek Driver Who Ran Over Geese In Orland ParkTwo people in a vehicle recorded the incident on a dashboard camera and called police Tuesday, shortly after it occurred. About 10:30 a.m. that day, about 20 geese were walking across 104th Avenue near 159th Street by a wetland when some were struck by the van that drove away without stopping
Oak Forest Police Officer Dies In CrashJames Morrissy, 62, died at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, after a crash near 159th and Cicero in Oak Forest.
Man Visiting From India Killed By Hit-And-Run DriverRaju Shah, 61, was hit and killed by a driver who didn't stop Wednesday night.
Man Carjacks Woman, 88, In Orland ParkAn elderly woman was hospitalized Monday after she was attacked by a man who stole her car in the parking lot of a southwest suburban Walgreens.
Police: Robbery Suspects Caused I-57 Crash That Injured 7Two men suspected in a Far South Side robbery allegedly caused a three-car crash on Interstate 57 on Thursday, after they fled from police onto the interstate.
Source: Group Beaten At Tinley Park Restaurant Tied To White SupremacistsA law enforcement source Sunday said the group beaten at a Tinley Park restaurant Saturday was made up of white supremacists, and those who assaulted them were protesters attacking their beliefs.
Man Rescues Ducklings From Sewer In Tinley ParkAn Orland Hills man is a hero to the lunchtime crowd at a Tinley Park deli, after he reunited a mother duck with her eight wayward ducklings.