| Feb 11, 2014
| 1:06 PM
Since Joe Smalzer graduated a year before Marist High School's boys volleyball team won the Illinois High School Association state championship, he's now trying to help his Loyola University team win a national championship..
From Palos Heights, Smalzer...
| Feb 9, 2014
| 7:56 PM
Donations are being collected for the funeral costs of the mother and two teens killed by their father in their Robbins home on February 2.
A fund established by Shepard High School Principal Josh Barron and the Village Board of Robbins will also go...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 2:44 AM
A 19-year-old high school student threatened to kill his classmate on Facebook last week and later told authorities he had been planning to do so for a year, Cook County prosecutors said Sunday.
Thomas Braasch, of southwest suburban Worth, told...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 1:56 PM
A flashlight used to point the way during an Oak Lawn home invasion more than a year ago ended up pointing the way to a suspect, police said today, thanks to DNA and detectives who wouldn't give up.
On Aug. 4, 2011 a 69-year-old homeowner and her 68-...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 3:36 PM
2 oz. SMIRNOFF® Iced Cake™ Flavored Vodka
1 oz. Orange juice
1 oz. Pineapple juice
1 top(s) Club soda
Build in a Highball glass over ice and top off with Club Soda. Garnish with sprinkles, a cherry and an orange twist.
| Oct 10, 2012
| 12:09 PM
Preston Morefield was about 26 years old and a new lineman for ComEd when his supervisor suggested he climb a 65-foot high telephone pole covered with ice. Morefield wore spikes on his shoes and a body harness with straps for lifting himself, but there...
| Mar 30, 2013
| 12:41 PM
Funeral arrangements have been settled for Illinois State Trooper James Sauter, 28, who was killed when a semitrailer truck hit his squad car and both vehicles burst into flames late Thursday on I-294 in Glenview.
Visitation is set for Monday from 3 p....
| Apr 6, 2013
| 5:16 AM
The body of a missing Crestwood man was found in his car yesterday in Arrowhead Lake in Palos Heights, authorities said.
The body was found this afternoon as a Honda Civic bearing the license plates of the missing man's car was pulled from the lake...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 4:03 AM
An Oak Forest man died early this morning following a traffic crash in Tinley Park earlier this week, authorities said.
David Vanheel, 50, of the 15100 block of Spruce Lane in Oak Forest, was in a vehicle involved in a crash at 159th Street and Oak...
| 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 …...
| Nov 17, 2010
| 4:33 AM
A 31-year-old Palos Heights man is scheduled to appear in Cook County court Dec. 20 after he allegedly attempted to conceal spilled pot from police …...
| Mar 2, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Heartbroken by the neglect her adult sister endures at a group residential home, Chris Clausen was relieved to get some tips recently on finding her …...