Bomb Squad Removes 50 Pounds Of Explosives Found In Evergreen Park HouseAuthorities said an elderly man was moving out of his home near 98th and Hamlin on Wendesday, and a caretaker called police after finding 50 pounds of explosives under the stairs in the basement.
Snackville Junction Closing After 60 Years Of Serving Up Meals By Train The end of the line is sadly near for a south suburban restaurant that has charmed children and adults for years.
Oak Lawn Village Board Hears Complaints About New 911 SystemOak Lawn’s emergency dispatchers handle calls for several communities, including Evergreen Park. The center was privatized this year in a cost-cutting move and many of the dispatchers lost their jobs.
St. Bernadette Among Catholic Schools Slated To CloseTwo more Chicago-area Catholic Schools - in Evergreen Park and Midlothian - have been told by the Archdiocese they'll be closing at the end of the current school year, reports WBBM's Mike Krauser.
Suburban Woman Faces Immigration Charges For Israel Bombing A suburban Chicago woman of Palestinian descent was arrested Tuesday on immigration charges for allegedly lying about her conviction for a deadly bombing in Israel in 1969.
Former Sun-Times Photographer Returns To True Calling: Firefighting“I am a fireman who takes pictures,” said Scott Stewart, who worked for the Chicago Sun-Times for 28 years before management laid off nearly the entire photography staff four months ago.
Christ Hospital Honors Survivors Of Life-Threatening ConditionsThey beat long odds to make it through life-threatening medical problems. Today at Advocate Christ Medical Center, five survivors were the guests of honor at an awards luncheon.
Indiana Crash Kills Evergreen Park ManA southwest suburban man was pronounced dead after an early morning motor vehicle accident.
Roof Collapses At South Suburban Clothing Store A retail employee had a close shave Saturday when the roof of a clothing store fell in, moments after she left the building.
Chicago Man Alleges Unusual Shakedown Attempt By Evergreen Park CopMichael Holton claimed, after he was told he'd need $800 to get his car out of the impound after he was ticketed for driving on a suspended license, he could get his car back right away by helping police find a gun on the streets.
Evergreen Park Students To Return To Class After Strike EndsStudents in Evergreen Park were headed back to school on Monday, after missing eight days of classes due to a teachers’ strike.
Man Shot And Killed While Attending Brother's Birthday Party In EnglewoodWhat began as a birthday celebration in Englewood ended Friday night in the shooting death of a man described as a dedicated husband and father.
Tentative Agreement In Evergreen Park Teachers' StrikeThe school board and teachers in Evergreen Park have reportedly reached a tentative agreement to end the strike.
Evergreen Park Church Opens Kids' Program Amid Teachers' StrikeWith the teachers' strike in Evergreen Park entering its seventh school day, a local church opened its doors on Thursday for a kids' club.
Evergreen Park Parents Growing Weary Of Ongoing Teachers' StrikeAfter six school days missed due to the teachers’ strike in Evergreen Park, parents have started losing their patience with the school district.