| Aug 22, 2013
No human West Nile virus cases have been reported in Illinois as of Aug. 13, and the Des Plaines Valley Mosquito Abatement District has been spraying and testing to make sure that continues.
The district — which covers Harlem Avenue to County Line...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 10:51 AM
A former treasurer for a group of west suburban school districts has been charged with stealing about $1.5 million dollars from the districts over the course of more than 20 years, authorities said today.
Robert Healy, 54, of La Grange Highlands,...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 4:50 PM
La Grange School District 105 officials are questioning how best to manage money after a judge ordered a former township official who oversaw the district's finances to repay more than $900,000 as a result of a lawsuit.
A Cook County Circuit Court judge...
| Aug 5, 2013
With the first day of school quickly approaching, Sandburg High School officials are hoping the ongoing La Grange Road widening project has minimal effects on traffic to and from the school.
Principal Julia Wheaton said she has so far been pleased...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 9:58 AM
The Illinois Department of Transportation launched a website last week to keep local drivers up-to-date on the two-year, $95 million La Grange Road widening project in Orland Park.
The website features a construction schedule, maps and photos, providing...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 7:06 AM
Any Illinois resident who has not paid La Grange Park parking tickets in recent years could soon face a reckoning, thanks to a state program that collects fines for municipalities.
The La Grange Park Police Department recently received a check for about...
| Jul 10, 2013
Art Van Furniture, a Michigan-based chain known for its furniture and mattresses, will make its first Chicago-area delivery Monday and hold a ribbon-cutting and preview party July 18 for its first Illinois store at 15080 S. La Grange Road in Orland Park....
| Jun 19, 2013
The following items were taken from police reports.
•A bike was reported stolen at the train depot at 25 W. Burlington Ave. on June 14.
•A customer at The Runner's Sole, at 5 S. La Grange Road, asked a clerk "if he was gay and...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 2:32 PM
An SUV was going the wrong way on a southwest suburban road early today when it hit a car head-on, killing an Orland Park man, police said.
John Anagnopolous, 64, died following the crash at 105th Street and La Grange Road near Palos Park, according...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 8:31 AM
If nothing else, Northwestern’s 2013 signees are punctual.
The school locked in its 19th and final member of the ’13 class at 9:42 a.m., when Californian Brett Walsh faxed in his letter of intent.
Offensive lineman Sam Coverdale was NU&...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 2:16 PM
A Cook County judge found a woman who spent seven years on the run guilty of first-degree murder in the shooting death of her boyfriend in La Grange in 2003.
Sherry Halligan showed no visible reaction as Judge Hohn Hynes gave his verdict after a 5-day...
| May 9, 2012
| 4:35 PM
Homer Glen trustees this week passed an ordinance prohibiting video gambling, joining a number of other communities such as Orland Park and Palos Heights that …...