Monday Aug 25
Sheriff's deputy acquitted of DUI in deadly Franklin Park crash
A Cook County Sheriff's deputy was acquitted of charges he drove intoxicated in a 2012 crash that killed a pedestrian in west suburban Franklin Park.
Monday Aug 25
Leyden Township run to raise money for less fortunate
The event will be held at 8 a.m. on Sept. 6. The cost is $20 per runner and proceeds will go to benefit the Leyden Needy Fund.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Weekend headlines: Top 10 Elmwood Park, Franklin Park area stories
Miss the news this week? Catch our weekly roundup of our top 10 news headlines from the Elmwood Park and Franklin Park area towns as reported in Elm Leaves and the Franklin Park Herald-Journal : The Elmwood Park Police Department only has one spot opening up in their department, but about 200 people showed up to apply for it this weekend.
Rush hour mostly clear after storms
Several inches of rain fell across the Chicago area overnight, particularly on the South and Southwest sides, prompting temporary road closures and Pace bus delays.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Things to do around Oak Park this weekend, Aug. 22-24
Get a work out in with a guided bike tour or relax at the pool with our picks of the top eight things to do around Oak Park this weekend.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Traveling tent clinic aims to tackle rabies in Franklin Park
The line of people and pets formed a gigantic U-shape in a portion of the parking lot at Jewel grocery, 10203 Grand Ave., Franklin Park, Aug. 19. It was mostly dogs on leashes though there were a few cats in carrying bags and at least one ferret.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
BBQ has a Greek accent at Franklin Park's Smoked on Rose
Smoked on Rose 3531 Rose, Franklin Park 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Tuesdays-Thursdays; 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Fridays; noon-10 p.m. Saturdays; noon-8:30 p.m. Sundays 260-5236 or smokedonrosechicago.com Kostas Antypas grew up in a small Greek village on the island Kefalonia where every day dishes were made from scratch.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Man found dead on CTA tracks in Rosemont
A 23-year-old man found on the CTA tracks in Rosemont early Sunday morning died accidentally of electrocution, the cook county medical examiner's office said.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
School Starting Back Earlier For Many Suburban Students
If it feels like your kids are going back earlier than ever before, you're right.
Leyden high schools to host open houses for parents
Open houses have been scheduled at both Leyden high schools as classes are scheduled to begin for the 2014-15 school year.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Northwest Choral Society Invites Prospective Members to Meet & Greet
Northwest Choral SocietyA group of members of the Northwest Choral Society perform in the lobby of the Hennepin County Government Center during their recent tour of Minneapolis – St. Paul.