U.S. Seeks Ways To Recycle Lithium Batteries In Cars, PhonesOfficials say it's an attempt to catch up with China and other countries that manufacture and recycle the vast majority of lithium-ion batteries, including those shipped back from the U.S.
Footage Of Drivers Ignoring School Bus Arm Concerns Parents, Days After 3 Students Killed Boarding School BusVideo footage of cars ignoring a school bus stop arm in Lemont is an issue worrying local parents. 
Licensed Counselor Faces Sexual Assault AllegationsHe was supposed to help women at a suburban residential treatment facility; but instead, police say Michael Jacksa, a licensed counselor, assaulted several of his patients.
Lemont Bank Robber ArrestedA suspected bank robber in southwest suburban Lemont has been taken into custody. 
Dog Stolen From Lemont DrivewayPolice said they were able to use a video clip from a neighbor's camera to spot the suspects grabbing the Yorkshire Terrier from the driveway.
Police Find 4,000 Pounds Of Fireworks In HomeSheriff’s police responded to a domestic trouble call and saw what appeared to be boxes of fireworks by the front door.
Man Charged With DUI In Fatal Crash In Palos TownshipStephen Rodriguez appeared in court in Bridgeview, and was ordered held on $500,000 bond on four counts of aggravated DUI causing death.
Lemont High School Classes Canceled; Officials Determine Threatening E-Mail A HoaxLemont High School was evacuated Friday morning because of a threatening e-mail message.
Man Dies After Jumping Over Barrier On I-355A 22-year-old Naperville man fell to his death Friday after jumping over a concrete barrier on the Veterans Memorial Tollway near Lemont.
A Prayer For A Nation 'Reeling' From Dallas Police AmbushIn Lemont this afternoon, a short prayer service was held outside the police station, prompted by last night’s Dallas police massacre.
One Killed In Head-On Crash Near LemontA silver Honda and a black Chevrolet crashed head-on on Route 83 about one mile east of Archer Avenue at 5:20 a.m., Cook County sheriff’s spokeswoman Sophia Ansari said. The driver of the Honda, identified as a 22-year-old woman by the Cook County medical examiner’s office, was taken to a hospital, where she was pronounced dead.