Thu May 23, 2013
Concert Tickets: Tallying Summer Citations
Summer is the season that tends to bring out the urge to have a little fun while the weather is nice.
Lemont Police Hold Annual 'Cop on Top' Fundraiser for Special Olympics
Lemont Police Chief Kevin Shaughnessy will be exiled to the roof of Dunkin' Donuts later this month as his department participates in the annual "Cop on Rooftop" fundraiser for Special Olympics.
Wed May 22, 2013
Lemont Chamber Hosts Community Golf Classic
Registration is now open for a multi-chamber golf outing in Lemont next month. The Community Golf Classic will be held Tuesday, June 25, at Ruffled Feathers Golf Club , 1 Pete Dye Drive in Lemont.
Lemont Woman Heads to Oklahoma to Assist with Tornado Recovery Effort
A Lemont woman is traveling to Oklahoma on Wednesday to assist with tornado recovery efforts, and is asking Lemont residents to help the cause.
Black Dog Being Held by Lemont Police Department
A lost dog is being held at the Lemont Police Department . The dog was found around 3:30 p.m. Tuesday in the 700 block of Czacki Street, and is currently being held at the Lemont police station, 14600 W. 127th St.
From the Archives: 500 Block of Singer Avenue in Lemont, Circa 1900
The Lemont Area Historical Society has generously offered to share photos and accompanying information with Patch readers each week, depicting people, places and things from the village's storied past.
Tue May 21, 2013
Legislation to Ban Teen Tanning in Illinois Heads to Gov. Quinn
Legislation to ban minors from indoor tanning beds was sent to Gov. Pat Quinn on Tuesday after being approved by the Illinois Senate.
Your Take: Should DUI Alcohol Limit Be Lowered To 0.05 Percent?
One drink could be the standard for drunken drivingat least for some people if the National Transporation Safety Board has its way.
Sun May 19, 2013
Cannabis Possession, DUI: Police Blotter
TUESDAY, MAY 7 Suspended License Bennie L. Harris Jr., 51, of the 9200 block of Jill Lane, Schiller Park, was arrested at 12:06 p.m. following a traffic stop at Mccarthy Road and Archer Avenue.
Sat May 18, 2013
'iGrowLemont' Breaks Ground on Community Garden, Plans Planting Day
A Lemont group is preparing to plant dozens of crops that will soon benefit local food pantries.
Thu May 16, 2013
VIDEO: Lemont Officials Rededicate Village Hall
Lemont officials were joined Monday by Congressman Dan Lipinski as they rededicated their recently renovated Village Hall, 418 Main St.
Wed May 15, 2013
The Southtown Star
'Peter Pan' flies into Lemont High School
Zach Snarskis plays Captain Hook and Aubree Tally plays Peter Pan during rehearsal for Lemont High School's theatrical production of "Peter Pan" Saturday, May 4, 2013.
Tue May 14, 2013
Giant Particle Storage Ring Doing Cross-Country Tour From NY to Fermilab
A particle storage ring spanning 50 feet in diameter is making a 3,200-mile journey from New York to Illinois.
Mon May 13, 2013
Teen Girl Flees Police, Briefcase Found without Keys: Police Blotter
Monday, May 6 Suspended, revoked license Jose Pena, 37, of the 3600 block of South 54 th Court in Cicero, was arrested around 3:33 p.m. near the intersection of La Grange Road and Calendar Court, La Grange police said.
Lemont Officials Plan Open House for Renovated Village Hall
The village of Lemont will hold an open house and rededication ceremony Monday night for the newly renovated Village Hall.
Sun May 12, 2013
Split District 99 Board Taps Kupka as President, Pavinato as VP
UPDATED, May 8 A middle school girl is facing criminal charges after assuming responsibility for a bomb threat written outside Oakwood School on Sunday, according to Lemont police.
Sat May 11, 2013
Fri May 10, 2013
Giant Particle Storage Ring to Stop in Lemont on Journey to Fermilab
A particle storage ring spanning 50 feet in diameter will make a stop in Lemont this summer during a 3,200-mile journey from New York to Illinois.