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Oak Forest turns green for annual fleadh
The winter weather likely affected the annual fleadh's turnout. Still, young and old braved cold temperatures and lingering snow to join the festivities Saturday.
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Thu Mar 06, 2014
Cicero man accused of making false bomb threat
In a news release, the Cook County Sheriff's Office says that 34-year-old Carlos Davila of Cicero is suspected of phoning in the threat on the Maywood Courthouse on Tuesday morning.
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A former Grand Trunk Western locomotive pulling two tank cars to the...
I took this photograph one bitterly cold and windy winter evening, back in February of 2007.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Change In Chemicals Saves Saporito Finishing Almost $40,000
It's been almost 12 months since Jeff Logan, VP of Operations at Saporito Finishing in Cicero, IL, replaced his liquid caustic gluconated electrocleaner with his own 50 percent by weight liquid sodium hydroxide and EPi's new electrocleaning technology, E-Kleen SR 1020.
JPAC to Stage EVITA, 3/28-4/12
Jedlicka Performing Arts Center welcomes spring with Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice 's landmark Tony Award-winning musical drama EVITA, co-directed by Artistic Director Dante J. Orfei and Christopher Pazdernik with musical direction by John Warren and choreography by Christopher Pazdernik .
Wed Feb 19, 2014
The bishop who lived like a king
But Jackson, who routinely went to Atlanta to be with his family, appeared to have a change in fortune when he went there.
Former County Commissioner Moreno Gets 11 Years For Bribes
A federal judge Wednesday sentenced former Cook County Commissioner Joseph Mario Moreno to 11 years in prison in connection with bribes and other favors involving county contracts and a business deal in Cicero.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Ex-Boyfriend Charged with Murder in Romeoville Teen's Death
A 23-year-old Cicero man is now charged with murder in the death of a Romeoville teenager.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
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Mayor: Popular eatery Flap-Jack's staying in Oak Lawn
Flap-Jack's will be moving into the former home of Top-Notch Burgers in the Coral Plaza near the northeast corner of 95th Street and Cicero Avenue, Oak Lawn Mayor Sandra Bury said Tuesday during her "state of the village" address.
Teen Brain Dead After Romeoville Shooting: Medical Examiner
A Thursday morning shooting in Romeoville has left a 15-year-old girl brain dead, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner's Office, and the ex-boyfriend accused in the crime is being held on $5 million bond.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
'A Truly Senseless Crime' - Ex-Boyfriend Accused of Shooting Teen, Teen's Mother
A 23-year-old Cicero man is accused of shooting his 15-year-old ex-girlfriend and the teen's mom in what Romeoville Police Chief Mark Turvey called a "truly senseless crime."
Attempted Murder Charges Filed in Romeoville Shooting
A 23-year-old Cicero man has been charged in the shooting of a 15-year-old Romeoville girl and her mother.
My body is my prison. I have been hiding from the world just waiting...
'Our hearts are overflowing': The touching moment garbage man surprises five-year-old autistic boy with his own toy truck Tragedy as body of wife who vanished a month ago after returning from a round-the-world trip is found in Texas woods Son-in-law charged with blowing up lawyer and his wife joined family in tearful bedside vigil just HOURS after ... (more)
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Jpac Opens Love Story, the Musical Tonight
Just in time for Valentine's Day, Jedlicka Performing Arts Center presents LOVE STORY, the musical inspired by Erich Segal 's best-selling novel and one of the most romantic films of all time - with book and lyrics by Stephen Clark , music and additional lyrics by Howard Goodall , directed by JPAC Managing Director Melanie Lamoureux and musical ... (more)
Oak Lawn mayor points to progress in many areas
Oak Lawn Mayor Sandra Bury gives her first State of the Village address on Tuesday as Village Clerk Jane Quinlan, Trustee Terry Vorderer and Finance Director Brian Hanigan listen in.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
Police Search for Man, 70, Missing from Burbank
An elderly Burbank man with dementia went missing Tuesday morning and police are desperately trying to locate him.