The Southtown Star
Accused cop has bad service record
The Justice police officer who's being sued for allegedly forcing a Burbank woman to engage in oral sex with him last spring has a police record of repeated departmental violations and suspensions.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
When breakfast met lunch
It takes a village to raise the lovechild of a former underground dining club and what was once just a plucky little pie truck.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
The Daily Gazette
Illinois youth prison had high rate of sex assault
Nearly one in five inmates at a now-defunct Joliet youth prison reported being victims of sexual assault, one of the highest rates of any youth detention center in the country, according to a report released Thursday morning by the U.S. Department of Justice.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
Local pastors coalition to keep peace during Zimmerman trial
During the George Zimmerman trial, the Sanford area will be getting some spiritual guidance.
CeaseFire Names New Interim Director After Hardiman's Ouster
Anti-violence group CeaseFire Illinois has named an interim director as it searches for a permanent replacement for Tio Hardiman, who was removed following his arrest for alleged domestic battery last weekend.
Thu May 30, 2013
National conference on urban violence begins today at CSU
Community activists and anti-violence experts from across the country will meet during the next four days at Cleveland State University to discuss solutions to quell violence in urban neighborhoods.
Thu May 23, 2013
Plan Memorial Day Services In Oak Lawn
While many people plan menus for backyard barbecues for this coming Memorial Day weekend, local veterans organizations are planning for the annual commemorations being held Monday to honor the men and women who died in all of America's wars.
Wed May 22, 2013
Man Says He's a Pedophile, Terrier Bites Doberman: Police Blotter
Friday, May 17 "I'm a Pedophile" A white man in his 20s with long brown hair approached a man around 3:37 p.m. in the 500 block of South 10 th Avenue and said he was a pedophile, La Grange police said.