Wednesday May 22
Peotone Fire Calls
Total to date: 279 EMS calls and 136 fire calls. May 6: 8:32 a.m., EMS call for a 75-year-old woman who fell, no transport; 12:10 p.m., brush fire at Harlem and North Peotone Road; 12:45 p.m., change of quarters ambulance to Manteno; 12:46 p.m., general alarm, multiple calls; 8:14 p.m., EMS call for a 36-year-old man choking, no transport.
The Southtown Star
Taking on challenges adds up to success for Rich South senior
Cydney Richardson, who is into science and math and wants to go into biomedical engineering, poses at Rich South High School in Richton Park, IL, on Tuesday, March 19, 2012.
Peotone Barn Fire
A call on May 8 at 9:41 p.m. reported a structure fire, 29657 S. Joliet Rd. and requested assistance from Beecher, Manteno, Monee, Manhattan, University Park, Richton Park, Crete, Riverside Ambulance and Grant Park.
Household Hazardous Waste Collection Offered by IEPA
Who: Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, South Suburban Mayors & Managers Association, Village of Richton Park, Rich Township High School District 227, and the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago What: Household Hazardous Waste Collection When: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, June 1, 2013 Where: Rich South High School, ... (more)
Artwork By PSC Students On Display
Works of art from nine graduating Prairie State College students will be on display until May 23 in the Christopher Art Gallery, on the PSC main campus, 202 S. Halsted St., in Chicago Heights.
Matteson Family in Court For Nude Pix Kidnap Case
A teenage girl accused of carrying out a kidnapping plot with her parents to stop her lover from posting a naked picture of her online appeared in court Wednesday.
Daily Journal/Sunday Journal
Beating in Richton Park included 17 stab wounds, Taser, post-attack dinner
A suburban family was charged with attempted first-degree murder Sunday after they allegedly beat a man in Richton Park, stabbed him 17 times, broke his arm and punctured his kidney, bladder and leg.
Authorities: Mom joins adult son, teen daughter in beating of man
A mom, her two children and another man have been charged with attempted first-degree murder and aggravated battery in connection to the group beating of a man Thursday night in south suburban Richton Park.