Matteson Students Walk Out Over Hiring Of Principal Placed On 'Do Not Hire' List In Chicago Over Sexual MisconductCedric Nolen resigned as principal of Colin Powell Middle School last week, and students in Matteson said he shouldn’t have been hired in the first place.
Man's Body Pulled From Pond In MattesonA man was found dead in a pond in south suburban Matteson on Sunday, police said.
Owners of Chicago Youth Center Charged With FraudAn indictment returned Tuesday says the co-owners of the Matteson-based Laynie Foundation billed Illinois Medicaid for more mental health counseling than the foundation provided.
FBI Searching For Matteson Bank Robbery SuspectFBI officials are searching for a man suspected of robbing a bank in Matteson.
Landlord Shocked To Find He Was Charged For Police Responses To Home AlarmAccidentally setting off your home alarms seems like no big deal, but it could cost thousands of dollars like it did for one landlord in Matteson.
Antoine Lewis, U.S. Army Captain From Matteson, Killed In Ethiopian Airlines CrashA U.S. Army captain from south suburban Matteson was among the 157 people killed in a plane crash in Ethiopia on Sunday.
Orland Park Police Search For 2 Carjacking Suspects, 3rd In CustodyOrland Park police are searching for two suspects in a carjacking in nearby Matteson, after they bailed out from their stolen car overnight. Police also are stationed at all Orland Park schools as extra security.
Huge Party For Kids With Sickle Cell AnemiaOlivia Shorter was named the 2018 Red Cross Blood Services Hero for her work helping other children just like her.
Matteson Sam's Club Store To Reopen As Distribution CenterA vacant Sam’s Club in the south suburbs is about to become a Sam’s Club distribution center.
Substitute Teacher Allegedly Attacked By 'Out-Of-Control' StudentsA substitute teacher has to wear an eye patch and says a group of out-of-control students are to blame.
Prom Dress Drive This SundayA suburban salon is giving girls a chance to get a free prom dress for their special night.
Carson's Abruptly Shutters Matteson Store; Village Cries FoulThe Carson Pirie Scott store in south suburban Matteson closed this weekend without warning, leaving community leaders upset about the potential impact on the village.
Robbins Cop, Girlfriend Face Felony Charges In Abandoned Baby HoaxJustin J. Jones, 23, and 25-year-old Kendra R. Branch, both of Matteson, each face a felony count of disorderly conduct, police said.
Police Identify Baby Abandoned Behind Matteson Apartment ComplexA male infant, approximately 6 to 9 months old, was found in a wooded area, buckled into a car seat sitting on the ground.
Photojournalist Sees Abandoned Malls As Art, Rather Than Run Down SpacesPhotojournalist Seph Lawless is working on an ongoing project called "Autopsy of America" in which he photographs abandoned malls, amusement parks and other places.