Oak Lawn Students Raise Over $12,000 To Help Local BusinessesAfter COVID-19 caused economic hardships for local businesses, students were inspired to launch a virtual fundraiser to provide relief.
Meet Shannon Vargas, Struggling Single Mom And Waitress Who Got $2,020 Tip For The '2020 Tip Challenge'Single mom Shannon Vargas got a $2,020 tip on a bill of $36.73 at the Oak Lawn Original Pancake House.
Family Of Man Struck In Hit-And-Run Sues Oak Lawn, Former Village Manager Who's Accused Of Hitting HimThe family of a man who was struck by a vehicle allegedly driven by the now-former Oak Lawn village manager is now suing the suburb.
MISSING: Rose Marie Garcia, 48, Last Seen In OctoberGarcia, 48, last stated she was in the Oak Lawn area on Oct. 2, according to a missing person alert from Chicago police.
Twin Sisters Become First-Time Moms, Give Birth To Sons On Same DayKayla and Kierra Gary had their sons within hours of each other at Advocate Christ Hospital in Oak Lawn.
$100,000 Exit Deal For Former Oak Lawn Village Manager Accused In Hit-And-RunTaxpayers in suburban Oak Lawn are on the hook for a $100,000 exit deal paid to the former village manager.
Oak Lawn Village Manager Larry Deetjen Stepping Down After Being Charged In Hit-And-RunOak Lawn Village Manager Larry Deetjen is stepping down, just days after being charged in a hit-and-run crash.
1 Person Hospitalized, Eight Left Homeless By Oak Lawn FireOne person was hospitalized and eight were displaced Sunday when a fire broke out in a residential building in Oak Lawn.
Residents Asked To Stay In, Public Asked To Stay Away Amid Barricade In Oak LawnAll residents were advised to stay home late Tuesday as police dealt with a barricaded subject in Oak Lawn.
Construction Workers Injured In Oak Lawn Scaffolding CollapseBoth injured workers were taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.
Village Manager On Leave After Alleged Involvement In Hit-And-RunPolice took Deetjen into custody and on Monday, Village of Oak Lawn officials voted to put him on paid administrative leave until the police investigation is complete. Oak Lawn Police Chief Randy Palmer is taking over for now.
Oak Lawn Village Manager Larry Deetjen Placed On Leave After Arrest In Chicago Ridge Hit-And-RunPolice Chief Randy Palmer was named as interim village manager, pending the results of the police investigation of the hit-and-run.
Oak Lawn Village Manager Who Hit Man And Drove Off Once Left Village Vehicle In DitchA man is still recovering at Advocate Christ Medical Center in critical condition after a car driven by Oak Lawn’s village manager hit him and took off.
Oak Lawn Village Manager Larry Deetjen Arrested In Chicago Ridge Hit-And-RunOak Lawn Village Manager Larry Deetjen has been arrested, after he was identified as the hit-and-run driver who struck a pedestrian in neighboring Chicago Ridge overnight, leaving the victim in critical condition.
Sources: Serial Bank Robbery Suspect In CustodyA serial bank robbery suspect was in custody and being questioned Friday, sources told CBS 2’s Brad Edwards.