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Oak Lawn, Illinois is located in Cook County. Zip codes in Oak Lawn, IL include 60453, 60454, and 60458. The median home price in Oak Lawn is $154,900 which is roughly $128/per square foot. More Oak Lawn information.

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1 hr ago | Patch.com

'They're Playing Our Song' Opens Aug. 1 in Oak Lawn

The smash Broadway musical comedy "They're Playing Our Song" is opening Aug. 1, 2014, in Oak Lawn.

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2 hrs ago | The Southtown Star

Oak Lawn to start huge water improvement project

Gov. Pat Quinn hands Oak Lawn Mayor Sandra Bury a pen at a bill-signing ceremony Wednesday in Oak Lawn.

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13 hrs ago | The Capitol Fax Blog

Internal Maywood politics caused shift in NRI grant money

Newly released emails from Gov. Pat Quinn's office show politics appeared to trump credentials when deciding how big a serving some nonprofits should get from his now-tarnished $54.5 million Neighborhood Recovery Initiative anti-violence grant program.

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17 hrs ago | WGN-TV Chicago

Woman killed after tire flies off car causing crash on Bishop Ford

The crash occurred when a tire flew off of a car in the southbound lanes and hit another car in the northbound lanes, according to Illinois State Police.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Southtown Star

Oak Lawn's Memorial Park to have grand re-opening

Oak Lawn's renovated Memorial Park, also called Rocket Ship Park, will have its grand re-opening at 5:30 pm Wednesday, July 23, 2014.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Chicago Sun-Times

1 dead, 6 injured in shootings across city

One man was killed and at least six people, including three teenage boys, were shot across the city Monday evening.

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Morris Daily Herald

Channahon man killed in Sunday crash identified

Authorities have identified James M. Harris III, 22, of Channahon as the passenger killed during Sunday night's one-vehicle accident on Route 6 near Gun Club Road.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

The Southtown Star

Christ Medical Center ER holding its own amid epidemic of violence

It's just after 1 a.m. when the doors to Christ Medical Center's emergency department slide open yet again.

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Southwest News-Herald

Oak Lawn 'Green' fest partnerships spark debate

A request made by two Oak Lawn village trustees to review charitable partners in addition to Park Lawn for the annual Fall on the Green Fest has met some opposition.

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CBS Local

Seven Wounded In Thursday Shootings

Most recently, a man was grazed by a bullet Thursday night in the Riverdale neighborhood on the Far South Side.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

High Performance Pontiac

1972 Pontiac GTO - Gee ...! No, G-T-O

By 1972, the muscle-car era was coming to a close. Changing public tastes, skyrocketing insurance rates, and new government regulations put pressure on Detroit to produce more environmentally responsible, safe, and economical vehicles.

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My FOX Chicago

Six wounded in shootings Wednesday

In the most recent incident, two people were shot about 10:30 p.m. in the Roseland neighborhood on the South Side.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

NBC Chicago

Northwestern Memorial Hospital Ranks 10th in Nation

Due to its high scores in 10 medical specialties, Northwestern Memorial Hospital ranked 10th in the country, according to U.S. News' Best Hospital Rankings.

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Patch.com

2 Orland Park Residents Star in Mother McAuley's 'You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown'

Two Orland Park residents will portray roles in this musical comedy: Jessica Pedroza as Marcie and Kara Hynes as Eudora.

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The Southtown Star

Illiana meeting Wednesday

Residents looking for more information on the proposed Illiana tollway may get some of their answers at a meeting scheduled from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Wilmington City Hall, 1165 S. Water Street.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Patch.com

Grandma Charged in Infant's Murder Mentally Unfit for Trial

A judge ruled Monday that an Oak Lawn woman was charged with the gruesome murder of her granddaughter is mentally unfit to stand trial, according to a Sun-Times Media report .

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Patch.com

U.S. News Ranks Best Chicago-Area Hospitals

Which hospitals in the Chicago-area should be considered "the best?" U.S. News & World Reports has weighed in on the best hospitals in the nation - as well as the region - in its 2014-15 rankings released Tuesday.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

The Southtown Star

One hoop to be removed from Oak Lawn park near brawl site

In an effort to combat problems, including what one official called "potty mouths," the Oak Lawn Park District Board on Monday night voted to remove one of two basketball hoops from a playground that became the focus of resident complaints after a nearby brawl last year.

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The Southtown Star

Judge: Woman accused of killing granddaughter not fit for trial

An Oak Lawn woman charged with murdering her 5-month-old granddaughter with a sledgehammer and knife is not mentally fit to stand trial at this time, a Cook County Circuit Court judge ruled Monday.

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The Southtown Star

One hurt in shooting in Burbank

The Burbank Fire Department responded to a call of a person shot at the corner of 80th Street and Melvina Avenue early Monday, the fire official said.

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