3 hrs ago
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.
12 hrs ago
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.
Gusteau's Gluten-Free Shoppe Brings Wheat-less Eats to Lemont
A new Lemont store is hoping to capitalize on the increasing demand for gluten-free products in the southwest suburbs.
Thu May 09, 2013
Michael C. Brock: 22, of 117 Arizona Ave. in Joliet, was arrested by Joliet police Thursday on charges of drug possession, disorderly conduct and criminal trespassing.
St. Al's/St. Pat's School to Hold Bike Drive for Families in Need
The National Honor Society at St. Alphonsus/St. Patrick School in Lemont is collecting used bikes for local families in need.
Pope Francis was at Everest Academy in Lemont, Illinois this past week. In fact, you can see a montage of the Pope in the photos above.
Wed May 08, 2013
Local Business Spotlight: Aurora Rose, A Unique Boutique
Name : Kim and Amber Peters Company : Aurora Rose, A Unique Boutique Title : Owners Location : Lemont Founded : 2011 How did the business come to be? Handcrafted items have always been a part of our lives.
Lemont Senior Corrigan Named a National Merit Scholarship Winner
The National Merit Scholarship Corporation announced their 2013 Merit Scholar designees and $2,500 scholarship award-winners on Monday, including Benet Academy senior John M. Corrigan.
Tue May 07, 2013
The Southtown Star
Input sought for closure of Centennial Trail
A popular bike trail that extends from Lemont to Willow Springs is slated for closure next week, but before that happens, users of Centennial Trail are invited to give their input at a 6 p.m. meeting Thursday at the Willow Springs Community Center, 8156 Archer Ave.