Chicago City Council Right-Wing Fake Controversy Attack on Mayor's Working-Class AgendaNatalie Frank, Ph.D.NewsBreak Contributor
Billions of Dollars in Unpaid Debt Owed Chicago Causes Major Problems for Mayor Johnson's BudgetNatalie Frank, Ph.D.NewsBreak Contributor
According to Feds Chicago Is Wrong to Limit Affordable Housing Using Alderman Veto PowerNatalie Frank, Ph.D.NewsBreak Contributor
Don't Look for the Cubs to Sign Ohtani or BellingerLarry E LambertNewsBreak Contributor
Rogers Park Tenants Band Together to Unionize, Force Landlord to Address Problems Including BedbugsNatalie Frank, Ph.D.NewsBreak Contributor
These griffith, IN based Cats are the latest up for adoption and in need of a good home
Interested in adopting a pet — or just looking at some adorable pets near you up for adoption? There are dozens of endearing pets up for adoption at animal shelters in and around griffith..
Savor the Morning: Top 3 Breakfast & Brunch Spots in Homewood
In this article, we explore three delightful breakfast and brunch spots in Homewood. Have you had the chance to visit any of these yet? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below:
South suburban property assessments jump up 100-200 percent, bringing huge tax increases
Property taxes are due Friday December 1 and as that deadline looms, some residents say they were over-assessed.
Flossmoor Village Promotes Ann Novoa to Finance Director, Effective December 1
The Village of Flossmoor has promoted Ann Novoa to Finance Director, effective December 1. Novoa's responsibilities will include managing all financial operations within the Village, such as accounting, payroll, and investments. She will also advise the Village Manager and Board of Trustees on budgetary issues. Village Manager Bridget Wachtel commended Novoa's experience and suitability for the role.
The gas price fluctuate between $3.53 and $3.59 in Homewood as of 2023-12-01. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Friday is $3.248, a week ago the price is $3.265 , according to AAA.
Experience Authentic China in Frankfort: Top 3 Restaurants to Visit
This article presents three exceptional Chinese restaurants located in Frankfort. Have you had the opportunity to dine at any of these places? If yes, we would love to hear your thoughts and experiences. Please feel free to share in the comments section below:
Couple charged after allegedly using kids to steal nearly 1K in merchandise from Oak Brook Macy’s
OAK BROOK, Ill. — A Macy’s in Oak Brook was once again the target of theft, with Du Page County prosecutors saying Wednesday that the latest incident involved a Chicago-area couple allegedly enlisting their kids to commit the crime. Angelo Almaraz, 26, of Chicago, and his girlfriend Thalia Morales, 32, of Hammond are both charged […]
Crete, Illinois: Preserving the Echoes of Railroad History
Nestled in Will County, Illinois, the town of Crete is a living museum echoing with the sounds of its former glory as a key stop on the Chicago & Eastern Illinois Railroad (C&EI). Established in 1877, the C&EI was a lifeline, connecting Chicago to points south and bolstering Crete's position as a pivotal transportation hub. Today, the old train depot stands as a monument to the town's prosperous past, maintained by a community that cherishes its historical significance and the narrative it carries.
Police: Gary man held woman hostage, assaulted her for 3 months
GARY, Ind. — A 34-year-old man from Gary was arrested Wednesday after he allegedly held a woman hostage for three months. According to the Gary Police Department, officers responded to a home on the 2500 block of Jefferson Street after a Lake County dispatcher received a call from a distressed woman just before 10 a.m. […]
2023 Homewood Christmas Parade: Star Lighting and Tree Illumination at City Hall
It begins at 6:30pm from the public library. The parade will feature the lighting of the Homewood star on 18th Street as the parade enters downtown Homewood. After the star is lit, the parade continues and then culminates with the lighting of the Christmas tree with Santa at the city hall plaza.Visit here for more details.
Fusion Recplex: The Heart of Burbank Park District's Recreational Excellence
Since its establishment in 1970, the Burbank Park District has been a beloved community institution, offering diverse recreational programs and maintaining public parks. The district's crowning jewel, the Fusion Recplex, inaugurated on September 7th, 2013, has taken these services to new heights. As the home of the Park District's Administration offices and a hub for various programs, the Recplex boasts a full-sized basketball court, a spacious fitness center, and an indoor walking track, providing ample opportunities for residents to engage in physical activities and community events.
Urgent Search for Missing Teenager Mica Rodriguez in Hammond
The Hammond Police Department has issued an urgent appeal to the public for assistance in locating missing 14-year-old Mica Rodriguez. The teenager was last seen on Saturday around 5:40 p.m. in the Hessville area of Hammond. Standing 5 feet tall and weighing approximately 100 pounds, Mica is identifiable by her brown hair and eyes. The police have mobilized a comprehensive search and urge the community to report any information that may contribute to finding Mica.
“This Illinois Town Has Been Named The Ugliest In The State”
The town of Riverdale, Illinois, has been named the ugliest in the state by a travel website. The site cited the town’s rundown buildings, lack of green spaces, and high crime rate as factors in its decision. Riverdale is a small village in Cook County, Illinois, with a population of about 10,000 people. It is located about 15 miles south of Chicago. The town has been struggling economically for many years, and it has a high rate of poverty and unemployment.
Help Cops Find Alan Beyer Wanted In St. John
CRUZ BAY — Police need your help to find a man who is wanted on St. John. Alan Beyer, 27, of Florida is wanted in connection to a third-degree burglary incident, the Virgin Islands Police Department said. Beyer is a white male who stands 5-feet, 7-inches tall and weighs...
Heartbreak after money raised for Dixmoor youth football team to travel to Florida goes missing
OAK LAWN, Ill. - A setback for young Chicago-area football players as car trouble puts their trip of a lifetime in jeopardy. "I think that’s the hardest part because they worked so hard," said Constance Lee, mother of two youth football players. It all started with Lee’s SUV breaking...
Newly opened!! GLITZ'N UP FACIAL & WAX SPA: the go-to spa for outstanding services in Oak Lawn
Glitz'n Up Facial & Wax Spa came about when I was in school thinking of what was I gonna do when I completed the esthetician program. I knew I didn't want to limit myself on having someone controlling my work schedule, so I instantly thought getting a place where myself & other students come become our BOSS. I started searching locations & came across this Oaklawn retail store for rent & the rest is about to become history..
Death investigation underway after fatal shooting inside Burbank home
BURBANK, Ill. — A death investigation is underway after a man was fatally shot, and another man was injured, inside a home in Burbank. According to police, officers responded around 7:30 p.m. Tuesday to a home in the 5300 block of State Road. Upon arrival, officers observed a man outside the house — who then […]
Chicago man arrested for robbing 2 Cook County USPS letter carriers at gunpoint: police
FOREST PARK, Ill. - A Chicago man was charged in connection to two armed robberies of USPS letter carriers in Cook County this week. Devan Flax, 20, was arrested Tuesday following a joint investigation by the U.S. Postal Inspection Service and Forest Park Police Department. Police say Flax was identified...
Off-duty Chicago police officer dies in Oak Lawn crash
An off-duty Chicago police officer was killed Sunday morning when a vehicle crashed into a tree at 95th Street and Harlem Avenue in Oak Lawn. The Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office identified the driver as Edwin Espinoza, 35, of the 5300 block of South Merrimac Avenue on the city’s Southwest Side.
Burger Bliss in Schererville: The 4 Burgers That Are Making Waves
This article will present four exceptional burgers that you can find in Schererville. Have you had the chance to taste any of these yet? We'd love to hear your thoughts, so please feel free to share your experiences in the comments section below: