Legal Woes Surround 'Racial Profiling' Protest Organizer
The organizer behind Saturday's protest in Evergreen Park over alleged racial profiling pleaded guilty to hitting a police officer in a 2009 incident but, in a lawsuit filed against Oak Lawn, claims the department used "excessive force" in the arrest and profiled her in two traffic stops.
Install Energy-Saving Units in Burbank 111
Burbank School District 111 held ribbon-cutting celebrations on May 9 at two schools, Kennedy and McCord, officially unveiling the new geothermal heating, ventilation and air conditioning units that have been installed throughout both schools.
Graduating Army veteran made a mark
Mat Jasieniecki readily admits that after he graduated from high school, he partied a bit too much, and after a while his grandparents told him to shape up.
Bond For Amway Salesman Charged With Molesting 2 Girls Kept at $1M
A Cook County judge denied a convicted sex offender's bid to get his $1 million bond reduced in a new sex case.
Fake ID Used to Open Bank Account: Blotter
MONDAY, APRIL 8 Fake ID Card Yonatan Lopez, 19, of the 14900 block of Hale Drive, Orland Park, was charged with possession of a felony fraudulent identification card, according to report.
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Religion Briefs For May 3
Graduation: The Temple Anshe Sholom Hebrew School and Sunday School graduation will take place at 7:30 p.m. May 3 at the temple, 20820 S. Western Ave., Olympia Fields.
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Cardinal George helps Oak Lawn church celebrate 50 years
Oak Lawn resident Jean Cafagna can remember when St. Louis de Montfort parish was nothing but prairie land and a dream in the eye of the Rev.
Viverito Marks 40 Years And 'Rising Stars'
Louis Viverito celebrated 40 years as Stickney Township supervisor by honoring 40 'Stickney Stars' for their volunteer work advocating for township residents at a brunch held Saturday morning, April 20, at Reavis High School in Burbank.
Flooding Occurs in Burbank
Oak Lawn Also Reports Some Problems, But Bridgeview None The torrential rains that hit the southwest suburbs on April 18 caused considerable flooding in Burbank, and to a lesser degree in Oak Lawn.
Search Warrant Served in Burbank Double Slaying
The investigation into an elderly Burbank couple found murdered in their home on March 6 is now focused on the male victim as a possible target, says a source close to the investigation.