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Megachurch Sex Lawsuit Filed in Will County: Court Supervision
A former megachurch preacher sentenced to 12 years in federal prison in March for carrying on a sexual relationship with a teenage member of his congregation was sued in Will County court .
Fri May 17, 2013
The Southtown Star
Former Orland Hills cop pleads guilty in fatal DUI crash
A former part-time Orland Hills police officer is facing up to 15 years in prison for a drunken-driving crash that killed a 20-year-old Homewood man.
Thu May 16, 2013
The Southtown Star
Defense attorney wants judge off paralyzing punch case
A New Lenox man facing prison time for a 2009 fight that left a Mokena man paralyzed wants the judge who found him guilty off the case.
Trustees Sworn In; Village Board Approves Recapture for Silver Cross
Trustees David Smith , Annette Bowden and Ray Tuminello were sworn in for another four-year term at the regular meeting of the New Lenox Village Board Monday.
Local Business Coach Publishes Book, Advises 'Repattern Your Trajectory'
Having owned and operated three successful small businesses over the past 30 years, Perry is determined to support entrepreneurs.
Lincoln-Way Central Celebrates Scholarship Night
Academic scholarships were presented to Lincoln-Way Central High School students on Tuesday, May 7 during the school's annual Senior Scholarship Night.
Wed May 15, 2013
Mug Shot Gallery: Lincoln-Way Arrests, May 8-14
Every week we'll show some of the mug shots of people arrested in New Lenox, Frankfort and Mokena.
Tue May 14, 2013
NL Park District Wins Grant for Park Development with Natural Resources Focus
Gov. Pat Quinn awarded New Lenox Community Park District $287,500 to develop one neighborhood park with more than playground equipment and basketball hoops.
Daughter Tricked by Scammer Targeting Business: Blotter
A 24-year-old New Lenox woman fell victim to a telephone scam, according to a report.
Criminal Damage to Property, Car Window: Blotter
SUNDAY, MAY 12 Broken Mailbox Police investigated a broken mailbox in the 700 block of Bon Terre Road, according to a report.
Mon May 13, 2013
The Southtown Star
Charity briefs for May 14
Jack's 5th Annual Cupcake/Lemonade Stand to benefit the Pediatric Oncology Treasure Chest Foundation is scheduled for 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at 7944 W. Laurel Drive, Frankfort.
Mokena's Farmers Market
The 2013 Farmers Market season is underway. Each Saturday beginning at 8 a.m. along Front Street, Mokena's Downtown Merchants Association is delivering on its promise for to provide fresh produce, plenty of crafters and oodles of food vendors.
Woman hospitalized after fire in Tinley Park
The Tinley Park Fire Department responded to a report of a structure fire on the 8100 block of Piute Trail at 4:29 A.M. Firefighters found the woman "just inside the living room," according to Fire Chief Ken Dunn.
Joliet Man Accused of Swearing, Spitting At Silver Cross: Blotter
THURSDAY, MAY 9 DUI Charge For New Lenox Man Alejandro Aguillon, 22, of the 100 block of Branchaw Boulevard, New Lenox, was charged with driving under the influence, making an improper turn and speeding, according to a report.
New Lenox Firefighters Complete Paramedics Program
By Marisa Schrieber NLFPD Public Education Coordinator Three New Lenox Fire Protection District firefighters graduated May 9 from the Riverside Medical Center's Paramedic program.
Sun May 12, 2013
Top Headlines: Handguns Found, Fatality on I-80
The top two headlines in New Lenox Patch this week alerted readers to a fatality on Interstate 80 that caused three other accidents and handguns found in traffic arrest.
South Suburban DUI Arrests, May 12
May 5: Thomas Cosgrove, 40, of the 1200 block of Shagbark Road, New Lenox, was charged with driving under the influence and speeding, according to a report.
Sat May 11, 2013
Briefs: Firefighter paramedics
New Lenox Firefighters James Brown, Brent Havener and Tim Mayotte have become paramedics.
Orland Park home invader shoots self as police come to...
It's a high octane tale more likely scripted for a 3D movie screen than a real-life upscale neighborhood in a normally quiet Orland Park, Ill.