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Police investigating shooting outside south suburban amusement center
Police in south suburban Lansing were investigating a shooting that occurred outside an amusement center late Saturday. The shooting was reported before 8:45 p.m. near Jump N' Jam Playland inside the Landings shopping center, 16795 Torrence Ave. Video taken by an NBC Chicago photographer at the scene showed a number...
Arrest made after Chicago police get into shootout in suburban Dolton
A homicide suspect was arrested on Saturday after a shootout with Chicago police officers in south suburban Dolton, according to a Chicago Police Department spokesperson. CPD officers were in Dolton as part of a follow-up investigation.
Murder charges filed in Aug. 2023 Bishop Ford shooting
Illinois State Police revealed that charges have been filed in the shooting death of 30-year-old Travon Mackie, who was killed in an expressway shooting on the Bishop Ford freeway last year. According to authorities, 32-year-old Calvin Woods was arrested and charged with two counts of first-degree murder in connection with...
Embark on a Culinary Journey with Munster's Top 3 Pizzas
In this article, we delve into the exploration of three popular pizzas in Munster. Have you had the chance to savor any of these yet? If you have, we would love to hear your thoughts and experiences in the comments section below!
Intense Debate: Alleged Thief Drowns Post Crashing Stolen U-Haul into Little Calumet River, According to Police
audacy.com - 02/21/2024 06:48:12 PM. A few days ago, a suspect fleeing police in a stolen U-Haul truck met a tragic end after crashing into the Little Calumet River. The chase began in Hammond when the vehicle was identified by a license plate reader system. A female passenger, who had an active arrest warrant for cocaine possession, jumped out during the pursuit and was later detained. This incident has sparked a flurry of discussions among the public, with divergent views being expressed.
Oak Lawn Feb 25 Weekly Crime Report
During the last week, Oak Lawn witnessed a total of 19 crime incidents. The most prevalent type of crime was theft, with 10 cases reported, accounting for over half of the total crime cases. Other reported cases included burglary, arrests, and other miscellaneous crimes, each with 2 incidents, followed by assault, robbery, and violations, each with a single incident. The data suggests a concerning trend of theft being the dominant crime in the place. It's noteworthy that the crimes were spread throughout the week without a specific pattern, indicating a continuous state of vigilance is necessary. The severity of the crimes ranged from theft, which is considered a property crime, to assault and robbery, which are violent crimes, painting a complex picture of the crime landscape in Oak Lawn.
A Taste of Mexico in Chicago Heights: The Top 3 Restaurants to Visit
This article presents a curated list of three outstanding Mexican restaurants located in Chicago Heights. Have you had the opportunity to dine at any of these establishments? If you have, we would love to hear your thoughts and experiences. Feel free to share your comments below!
Week in Review: Dolton mayor investigation • Pritzker's State of the State • Chicago housing complaints
CHICAGO - Tiffany Henyard, mayor of suburban Dolton, is being investigated by federal agents after two years of corruption allegations; Gov. Pritzker delivered his State of the State address with a proposed $800 million tax increase; and Chicago public housing residents are complaining about poor conditions. These are the top...
Teacher found dead in Northwest Indiana school
EAST CHICAGO, Ind. — A teacher at a school in Northwest Indiana was found dead on Friday morning after family members said he never showed up for pickup the evening before. According to East Chicago police, 47-year-old Craig Jones, a Gary resident, was found dead at East Chicago Light House Charter School in the 3900 […]
Tinley Park, IL – Major Multi-Vehicle Crash on I-80 West Near Lagrange Rd Involving State Trooper
Tinley Park, IL – A significant motor vehicle accident occurred on I-80 West near Lagrange Road involving a state trooper and multiple vehicles. The incident, which unfolded overnight, has limited details available at this time. According to Illinois State Police, the collision happened late last night. Initial reports indicate...
Prosecutors weigh charges against Loop jewelry store thief — and the employee who shot him
CHICAGO — Prosecutors in the Cook County state’s attorney’s office who’ve reviewed evidence in Saturday’s shooting of a smash-and-grab suspect inside a downtown Chicago jewelry store are weighing possible charges against the would-be thief and the licensed gun owner who shot him. That’s according to...
New Home Needed: Meet the Latest Adorable Kittens Up for Adoption in Oak Lawn, IL
Interested in adding a furry friend to your family? Even if you're just keen on viewing some of the cute critters available for adoption nearby, there are ample pets waiting for their forever homes in animal shelters throughout and around oak lawn.
Which US counties are most at risk of tornado damage?
You may be surprised to learn that counties with major cities and high-priced real estate are some of the most at risk for tornado damage. Chicago, Houston, Plano (Dallas Metro), St. Louis and Kansas City are all in counties that rank as the most vulnerable to damage. Gutter Gnome analysts...
Illinois Mayor Tiffany Henyard accused of corruption, trustees approve call for federal investigation
DOLTON, Ill. (WTVO) — Trustees in Dolton approved a resolution to ask for a federal investigation into Mayor Tiffany Henyard, who is accused of corruption. Four of Mayor Henyard’s six colleagues on the Dolton Village Board attended Thursday evening’s meeting, and celebrated after the resolution, according to WLS. “When I say we are here to […]
State health department IDs first measles case in five years
INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Department of Health reported its first case of measles in five years Friday, a rarity due to the widespread availability of the measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccine. Measles is a highly contagious virus characterized by white spots inside the mouth followed by a rash....
Massage special use, GFS electronic sign – Planning and Zoning agenda 2/28/24
All residents are welcome to attend Planning and Zoning Board meetings. The Planning and Zoning Board meets as needed, and per the Open Meetings Act they publish an agenda to notify the public of items that are up for discussion. Meetings typically begin at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesdays at the Municipal Court Complex (Lansing Police Department), 2710 170th Street.
Four months after Chicago cops witnessed a hit-n-run crash that badly injured a pedestrian, prosecutors OK criminal charges
CHICAGO — More than four months after a hit-and-run driver badly injured a pedestrian as Chicago police officers witnessed the crash with their own eyes, prosecutors this week finally approved charges in the case. It’s another example of how long it often takes for motorists in Cook County to...
Walgreens Closing Some Stores, 1 Already Confirmed in Illinois
Many companies are going through a bit of upheaval and Walgreens is definitely among them. They just announced a rash of layoffs including many store locations being closed and there's already one confirmed to shut their doors in Illinois. ABC 7 out of Chicago just reported today that Walgreens is...
Three Arrested Following Fleeing Traffic Stop
32-year-old Germaine Hearns was arrested, processed, and released on a Notice to Appear for Fleeing and Eluding a Peace Officer and Possession of a Controlled Substance. 29-year-old Alexander Gary of Hazel Crest was arrested, processed, and released on a Notice to Appear for Obstructing a Peace Officer. Gary was transported to the Will County Adult Detention Facility for a Cook County Arrest Warrant.
‘Another eyesore’: Harvey economic development committee takes up community hubs project status
Alderpersons sought to resume planning and development of the city’s community hubs and police substation project after more than a year of stalled construction. The last time the economic development committee discussed the community hubs was in August 2023, said chair Alderwoman Colby Chapman (2nd) at the Feb. 5 convening.