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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 $156,900 which is roughly $130/per square foot. More Oak Lawn information.

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Flooding plagues Oak Lawn area; NWS flood warning in...

Overnight thunderstorms led to flooding in Oak Lawn and some surrouding towns, resulting in traffic nightmares, school closures and waterlogged basements.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Southtown Star

Two in custody, one at-large after Oak Lawn home invasion

Two men were taken into custody after an armed home invasion Wednesday night in Oak Lawn, but a third suspect is still on the loose.

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CBS Local

Two Injured In Crash That Shut Down Tri-State

A four-vehicle crash on the Tri-State Tollway near south suburban Blue Island Wednesday night left two people injured and shut down the southbound lanes of the tollway into the early morning hours Thursday.

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My FOX Chicago

9-year-old killed, seven wounded in Wednesday shootings

A 9-year-old boy was killed Wednesday afternoon and seven others were wounded in city shootings throughout the day.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Post-Tribune

Hammond bar shooting victim dies

A Hammond man who was wounded when a gunman opened fire in a bar Sunday night, died Tuesday in an Illinois hospital.

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CBS Local

Harvey Hostages Rescued, Suspects In Custody

Four remaining hostages who had been held captive for more than 20 hours have been rescued, and two suspects who engaged in a standoff with police in south suburban Harvey have been taken into custody Wednesday morning.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Chicago Sun-Times

Suspected burglar shoots police officer, take hostages in Harvey

A Harvey police officer was shot while responding to a call of a burglary in progress in the 13700 block of Robey Avenue about 12:50 p.m., according to a spokesman for the city.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Doings Weekly

DuPage County Sheriff's Manhunt Monday: Man wanted for not paying $65,000 in child support

In July 2013, DuPage County Sheriff John E. Zaruba's office announced a new initiative to track down local fugitives called "Manhunt Monday" in which it would select one person every week to feature in hopes that someone with information about the criminal's whereabouts comes forward.

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My FOX Chicago

FBI: TCF bank robbery in Garfield Ridge is suspect's third

A man suspected of robbing two suburban banks and trying to rob a third in the last three months struck again Monday morning, this time in the Garfield Ridge neighborhood on the Southwest Side, the FBI said.

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Southwest News-Herald

Tea party stirs controversy in Oak Lawn

Casual observers might wonder what the Tea Party movement is up to these days. After all, Tea Party is not making as many headlines as it did earlier in Barack Obama's presidency.

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WLS-AM Chicago

7 killed, 29 wounded in citywide shootings since Friday evening

Seven people have been killed and at least 29 others wounded in shootings across the city since Friday evening.

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Daily Mail

BFFs Kanye West and Jay Z look clean cut in flashback photos from their younger years

Violence erupts in Ferguson AGAIN: Police fire tear gas on defiant crowd as they taunt armored trucks and 'throw Molotov cocktails' Autopsy reveals Michael Brown was shot SIX times in the front of the body by police officer Darren Wilson - including twice in the head Attorney General demands a SECOND federal autopsy be performed on Michael Brown ... (more)

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

The Southtown Star

News briefs: Oak Lawn warns residents about solicitors

Representatives claiming to be from an energy supplier have been knocking on doors in Oak Lawn but don't have a permit to solicit, and residents should be wary, officials said at Tuesday night's village board meeting.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

The Southtown Star

Oak Lawn readies for possible medical pot shop

Oak Lawn village attorney Patrick Connelly discusses medicinal marijuana guidelines with trustees Terry Vorderer and Carol Quinlan on Tuesday night.

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Daily Herald

Arlington Heights dog lover honors pets with online artwork

Joe Russell grew up having a dog around the house and even had a dog while serving in the Air Force during the Vietnam War.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

The Southtown Star

Oak Lawn Mariano's to open Sept. 9

A date finally has been set for the long-awaited opening of Mariano's, the upscale grocery store being built in Oak Lawn at the northwest corner of 111th Street and Cicero Avenue.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

The Southtown Star

Bail set at $5M for man charged with murder in Evergreen Park

Bail was set at $5 million Tuesday for a Minooka man charged with stabbing a Chicago man to death early Sunday after they got into an argument at a party in Evergreen Park.

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CBS Local

Man Shot And Killed In West Pullman

A man was shot in the head and killed early Tuesday in the West Pullman neighborhood on the Far South Side.

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The Southtown Star

Cancer patient's circumstances make for a special graduation

Stan Kij not only graduated from Moraine Valley College, he received 10 certifications, all while battling stomach cancer at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn.

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Sun Aug 10, 2014

The Southtown Star

Golf outing to benefit injured veteran set for Aug. 23

Sergio Lopez, a young soldier who lost both legs while serving with the U.S. Army in Iraq, will be the beneficiary of this year's Chicago Soldiers golf outing, scheduled for Aug. 23 at The Meadows Golf Club of Blue Island, 2802 W. 123rd St. "I began doing the golf outing four years ago when I read about Yuriy Zmysly, a marine from Oak Lawn who was ... (more)

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Flood Warning for Cook County was issued at August 22 at 8:15AM CDT

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