Thursday May 16
The Southtown Star
Tears flow at abandoned baby's funeral
The tragic death of a newborn boy, whose body was found May 1 in a cooler at a Chicago Ridge recycling plant, was driven home Thursday during his funeral Mass at Our Lady of the Ridge Catholic Church.
Mon May 13, 2013
Authorities: Prom limo driver's blood alcohol level...
A limousine driver charged with shuttling 23 teens to their prom while he was drunk had a blood-alcohol level nearly three times the legal limit, DuPage County authorities said Monday.
The Southtown Star
Funeral Thursday for dead newborn found in Chicago Ridge
A funeral Mass will be said Thursday for the dead newborn boy found earlier this month inside a cooler at a recycling plant in Chicago Ridge.
Sun May 12, 2013
Sat May 11, 2013
17 Chicago-Area Park Projects Get Federal Funding
A $1.4 million grant, announced Saturday by Gov. Pat Quinn, will pay for two turf soccer fields, two natural turf softball fields, two natural turf all-purpose athletic fields, lighted walking paths, a playground with a spray feature, a skate park, a basketball court, athletic field lighting and amenities such as park benches, drinking fountains, ... (more)
Fri May 03, 2013
Public defender for man accused of killing St. John woman
An Alsip, Ill., man charged with murder, robbery and criminal confinement in the March 28 homicide of a St.
Thu May 02, 2013
Bury To Be Sworn In on May 14
But Mayor-Elect Questions Need for Special Ethics Ordinance Dr. Sandra Bury, mayor-elect of Oak Lawn, will be sworn into office on May 14, along with four newly elected trustees, and she wants to hit the ground running.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Ex-Crestwood water official: Using tainted water...
Former Crestwood water department supervisor Theresa Neubauer said Monday after being found guilty of lying to environmental regulators about the village's use of tainted well water in its drinking supply that she was in the "bottom of the food chain" when it came to the scheme.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
Drop Off Expired or Unused Medicine Saturday
Law enforcement agencies all over the country are looking to collect clamp down on one of the most plentiful sources of potentially dangerous drugs - your medicine cabinet.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
Drop Off Expired or Unused Medicine This Weekend
Those outdated medications sitting in your bathroom cabinet aren't just cluttering the shelves.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
Police questioning suspect in Austgen kidnapping and homicide
A suspect is in custody for questioning in last month's kidnapping and homicide of Griffith business owner Mary C. Austgen.
Eddie's Rail Fan Page
The former Frosted Mug Drive In Restaurant. Alsip Illinois. Sunday, April 21st, 2013.
I took this photograph this past Sunday, in south suburban Alsip Illinois. For many years, the old Frosted Mug Drive In Restaurant located at the northeast corner of West 116th Street and South pulaski Road in Alsip Illinois, was a favorite eatery and hangout of mine.
Tue Apr 23, 2013
The Southtown Star
Health Briefs For April 24
Weight Loss Program: Palos Community Hospital offers the Shapedown program, a specialized family-centered program that promotes nutrition, a healthy self-image, and short- and long-term weight loss.
Alsip police seek missing man, 50
The Alsip Police Department is asking for the public's help in finding a 50-year-old man who hasn't been seen since Sunday.
Iowa City Press-Citizen
Sister Mary Venarda Lance
A wake for Sister Mary Venarda will be held on Wednesday, April 24, from 3 to 7 p.m. at Mercy Convent, 10044 S. Central Park, Chicago, IL 60655.
Mon Apr 22, 2013
Jury Selection Underway In Trial Of Former Crestwood Water Official
Underway at this hour, jury selection in the case of contaminated water in far south suburban Crestwood, reports WBBM's John Cody.
Sun Apr 21, 2013
Patch Roundup: Cigarette Trafficking Ring Busted, Child Porn Charges
Here are some of the top stories from the past week in Patch's south suburban region: Oak Lawn- Bank Branch Robbed Second Time in a Year -Last weekend's robbery of the Chase Bank in Oak Lawn may be connected to Alsip and Evergreen Park bank robberies.