Southland College Prep Charter High School Has Years Of 100% College Acceptance And Student Excellence -- What's Their Secret?A south suburban school boasts about its very specific mission – "to defy expectations for our predominantly African American community." And boy, do they succeed.
5 People Rushed To Hospital When Fire, Smoke Sweep Through Richton Park Apartment BuildingFive people were rushed to the hospital Wednesday afternoon after fire and smoke swept through an apartment building in south suburban Richton Park.
A Day After Cousin Expresses Worry To CBS 2, Man In Richton Park Nursing Home Now Has Second COVID-19 Vaccination ShotA night after a Chicago woman told CBS 2 she was worried because her cousin, who is in a nursing home, never received his second COVID-19 vaccine shot – he now has it.
Chicago Woman Isn't Getting Answers About Why Her Cousin, In A Nursing Home, Has Not Been Given Second COVID Vaccine ShotA Chicago woman said she is hitting a wall of silence when it comes to finding out why her cousin – in a nursing home – is waiting for her second COVID-19 vaccination dose.
They Had A Tough Year Of E-Learning, But Southland College Prep Seniors Have Now Racked Up More Than $50 Million In Combined Merit ScholarshipsWe’ve shared a lot of life-changing struggles and defeats during the coronavirus pandemic. But on Wednesday, we learned about a group of high school seniors – we’re talking about teenagers – beat back in big ways.
Richton Park Family Left Homeless After Fire Gets Christmas Shopping SpreeNo one was hurt but Leah's family and many others were left homeless right before the holidays.
Tamia Jackson, Displaced By Richton Park Fire, Gets A Special Sweet 16 CelebrationA fire destroyed Tamia Jackson’s home last week, but her suburban community was not about to let that steal her sweet 16.
'He Picked Me Up And Brought Me Down The Stairs': Richton Park Fire Victim Describes Rescue By NeighborsAfter a massive extra alarm fire started by a man frying chicken, 26 Richton Park families are now homeless.
Extra-Alarm Fire Engulfs Richton Park Apartment ComplexSeveral families were forced out of their homes Friday morning as firefighters battled an extra-alarm blaze in south suburban Richton Park.
3 People Injured In Richton Park Fire; Crews Rescue 3 PetsFlames were spotted at a house on the 22700 block of Ridgeway Avenue around 8:30 p.m.
Boy, 12, Suspended From School After Bringing Gun To Sauk ElementarySome students on a school bus saw the boy with the gun on Wednesday, and told the principal about it after getting off the bus.
More Than A Dozen Vehicles Damaged In Park Forest Overnight ThursdaySomeone smashed the windows out of 14 vehicles parked in Park Forest overnight.
Car Thief Ditches Twin Babies In Alley On A Cold October DayTwin babies were found strapped in their car seats alone in an alley after their mother's car was stolen Friday in Richton Park.
Man Killed In Shootout With Park Forest, Richton Park OfficersA man was shot in the head in the 400 block of Suwanee Street around 2 p.m. Monday, according to the Park Forest Police Department. The altercation started in Park Forest and ended in Richton Park.
Richton Park And Park Forest Police Involved In Fatal ShootingPolice were involved in a shooting following a reported armed robbery in Richton Park.