Fire Damages 5 Homes In Stone Park; Dog RescuedA fire damaged five homes in west suburban Stone Park on Sunday.
Investigators Believe Fire That Destroyed 4 Stone Park Apartment Buildings Started On Wooden Back Porch Investigators believe a fire that destroyed four apartment buildings in Stone Park this weekend started on a wooden back porch.
Wind-Driven Fire Destroys 4 Apartment Buildings In Stone ParkA major fire broke out Saturday afternoon in west suburban Stone Park.
Man Charged With Killing Ex-Girlfriend And Son In Stone ParkPolice said Daniel Barraza confessed to stabbing 31-year-old Miriam Cruz Hurtado and 4-year-old Corbin Dallas Barraza to death.
Mother, 4-Year-Old Son Found Dead In Stone Park; Person In CustodyStone Park police said the deaths appeared to be "an isolated domestic violence incident."
Nuns Get Holiday Reprieve From Nearby Strip Club; Lawsuit ContinuesThe Missionary Sisters of St. Charles Borromeo have been enjoying a quiet holiday season since the mayor of neighboring Stone Park last month revoked the liquor license of Club Allure, a move that apparently prompted the owners to shut down and stopped the late night sounds of music, motorcycles and fighting the nuns say the club attracts.
Strip Club Next To Convent Has Its Liquor License Revoked: ReportClub Allure attorney and former investor Robert Itzkow says the ruling will be appealed to the state's Liquor Control Commission.
Pedestrian Dies After Being Hit By Vehicle In Stone Park A 50-year-old South Side man died Wednesday, two days after he was hit by a vehicle in west suburban Stone Park.
Flooding Slowly Recedes Amid Dry Conditions TuesdayThe rain might have stopped falling hours ago, but most of the Chicago area remained under a flood warning Tuesday morning, with many streets still covered in water from a series of storms that dropped nearly 5 inches of water in some suburbs.
Nuns Allege Prostitution At Stone Park Strip ClubInside the walls of a west suburban "gentlemen's club" men and women engage in the practice of "high friction, full physical contact," according to a lawsuit filed by a group of nuns who live next door.
BGA: Suburban Police, Fire Pension Fund Shortfalls Total $3.3 BillionPolice and fire departments across suburban Cook County might be in line for some budget cuts, as huge pension problems loom, according to a report from a government watchdog.
Nuns File Suit, Hold Vigil To Close Neighboring Strip ClubThe nuns, several local residents and the village of Melrose Park filed suit Friday seeking to shut Club Allure, which is on the Stone Park-Melrose Park border.
Sisters Vs. Strippers: Nuns To Sue Over Strip Club Next Door To ConventTheir lawyer, Tom Brejcha of the Thomas More Society, said state law is clear that adult clubs cannot operate within 1,000 feet of a school or house of worship. The nuns have both, and the club is just over their back fence.
Nuns' Suit: Stone Park Strip Club Has Brought 'Sexual Misbehavior' And Loud MusicNuns who earlier protested the opening of a strip club adjacent to their convent in Stone Park have slapped the village and the club with a suit that seeks to yank the curtain down on the adult entertainment.
Huge Fire Wipes Out Stone Park GroceryIt took at least two hours to contain the flames. No one was injured – small consolation to the family that ran the grocery store.