Two Family-Owned, South Suburban Mexican Restaurants Burglarized In One HourTwo family-owned south suburban restaurants are trying to recover after they were both burglarized early Wednesday morning.
Blue Island High Schooler's Instagram Account Chronicles Cafeteria's 'Prison Food'When one Blue Island high schooler started posting what was being served in her school, it made stomachs turn.
Maple Tree Inn To Reopen In Temporary Spot On FridayThe new site is at 130th and Western, in Blue Island. The historic restaurant has been honored for its Cajun and creole cuisine.
Blue Island Man Charged After Crashing Stolen CarPolice tried to pull over Yuree Henderson, 26, in the stolen car when he took off and hit another vehicle.
Blue Island Man Charged In Robbins Fatal ShootingBefore the shooting occurred, the suspect allegedly stated the victim had burglarized his truck.
Maple Tree Inn Owner: 'We Will Rebuild'"It's like a nightmare I wish I'd wake up from."
'We Will Rebuild'; Famed Maple Tree Restaurant Gutted In Early Morning BlazeAfter a devastating fire ravaged their historic restaurant in Blue Island, the owners of the Maple Tree Inn plan to rebuild.
Cab Driver Found Dead On Blue Island After Being Robbed In ChicagoFoul play was suspected in the death of a cab driver whose body was found in his car Sunday morning in south suburban Blue Island.
Police Search For Elderly Woman With Dementia Missing From Blue IslandNancy Merritt, 73, was last seen about 9:30 a.m. Tuesday when she was dropped off in front of her assisted living facility, Prairie Green at Fay’s Point, 1546 W. Water St., according to Blue Island police.
2 Charged After Disabled Child Found Living In ‘Filth’ In Blue IslandCharles A. Hopkins, 59, and Marinda Y. Hicks, 38, both face multiple charges of abuse and neglect of the nine children.
Bystander Praised As Hero After Rushing Into Burning ApartmentsLeMont Dembry called 9-1-1 and got a warning from the dispatcher: Stay away from the fire scene. He did not listen. CBS 2's Jim Williams reports.
Mother Of Man Fatally Shot At Suburban Nightclub Suing Owners The mother of a man killed in a south suburban Blue Island nightclub shooting last year filed a lawsuit Friday against the owners of the club, a promoter and the accused shooter.
Police: Man Tried To ‘Force Himself’ On Woman In Blue IslandPolice have released a sketch of a man suspected of trying to “force himself” on a woman Monday morning in south suburban Blue Island.
Teacher Fired After Confronting Student Who Sat For PledgeEisenhower High School, in Blue Island, has fired a driver's education teacher who refused to let a student take lessons in his car, after the teen repeatedly sat for the Pledge of Allegiance.
Freight Train Derails In Blue Island, No InjuriesThe incident occurred at 135th and Chatham Tuesday afternoon.