Protest Planned To Save Westlake HospitalLawmakers and community leaders are planning a protest Monday hoping to stop the planned closure of Westlake Hospital in Melrose Park.
IDOT Crews Work To Repair Overpass After Concrete Falls On Car In Oak ParkIDOT crews were on the scene Monday morning at the Oak Park Avenue overpass on the Eisenhower after ISP said a piece of concrete fell from the overpass and landed on a driver's windshield.
'Ring' Doorbell Video Captures Armed Man Running Through YardA "Ring" doorbell video captured a man running from police, carrying a large gun Wednesday in Oak Park.
Stolen Car Rams Police Cruisers, Suspect Runs Off Carrying Rifle; 2 ArrestedTwo people were arrested Wednesday morning, after leading police on a chase from the West Side to Oak Park, where one suspect was seen running between houses, carrying what appeared to be an assault rifle.
Fire Destroys Oak Park Hair SalonNo one was hurt in the blaze and the flames didn't spread. Fire officials said the business was destroyed.
Gas Leak At Oliver Wendell Holmes School In Oak ParkStudents at Oliver Wendell Holmes Elementary School in Oak Park were relocated to another school Wednesday morning, after school staff noticed a smell of natural gas at their school.
Man Awakes From Coma Two Days After Oak Park Hit And RunMatt Creedon was hit by a black SUV Thursday evening and woke up in the hospital two days later.
Image Of Swastika Sent To Oak Park And River Forest StudentsWhat happened inside Oak Park and River Forest high school sent a chilling message through a wireless signal. Some students received an image of a swastika that was Airdropped on cellphones.
Hate-Filled Racist Rants Scribbled Across Oak Park And River Forest High SchoolShocking racist graffiti found in the bathroom, written on a shed and scribbled on a desk at Oak Park River Forest High School this week read, "All n-words need to die," followed by the words "white power," then... "death to blacks, Muslims...gas the Jews."
Oak Park School District 97 Turns Down Gun MeasureSchool boards across Illinois are debating the same question--should teachers be armed in the classroom? The Oak Park Elementary School District 97 board on Tuesday night voted against a measure to pair teachers with guns, and other districts will take the same vote in the near future.
SUV Slams Into Two Businesses In Oak Park; Driver Charged With DUIA Chicago man has been charged with drunk driving, after his SUV plowed into two businesses in west suburban Oak Park early Thursday.
Val of 'Val's Halla' Record Store In Oak Park Has DiedVal Camilletti didn't have to meet you to know which record to recommend, she just needed to talk to you about music for a little bit because that was her lifeblood.