Tue Dec 03, 2013
Slew of License-Related Charges Reported in Western Springs
Francisco J. Velazquez-Martinez, 34, of the 0-100 block of Barone Drive, Coram, NY, was charged with driving without a valid license and speeding after a speeding stop near the intersection of Ogden Avenue and Wolf Road at 11:22 p.m., police said.
The Forest Hills Subdivision You Never Knew
Residents of Western Springs' Forest Hills subdivision are justly proud of their neighborhood.
The Southtown Star
General Assembly passes pension reform
After years of posturing, inertia and debate, the Illinois House and Senate each passed a controversial reform bill in a lightning fast one-two punch Tuesday afternoon.
The Doings Weekly
St. John of the Cross students learn through giving
Advent is a time of preparation, and for students at St. John of the Cross School in Western Springs, preparing for Christmas means reaching out to make the world a little better for someone else.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Mariano's to buy 11 Chicago-area Dominick's stores
Mariano's Fresh Market said it has a deal to buy 11 Dominick's stores in Chicago and the suburbs.
$859K for Like-New Floors, Crown Moldings and Large Deck
This 2,509-square-foot home in Western Springs has a large deck, a finished basement and like-new hardwood floors and crown moldings throughout.
Mariano's to Replace Dominick's in Western Springs
Mariano's is coming to Western Springs. The Chicago Tribune reported Monday that Roundy's, the parent company of Mariano's, has purchased 11 Chicago-area Dominick's locations that were slated to close at the end of December , including the one at 14 Garden Market St. in Western Springs.
Western Springs Job Central: District 101, Ettleson Auto Group, LADSE
Employers can share their open positions by sending them to Editor Joe O'Donnell at email@example.com, or by posting them down below in our comment stream! The La Grange Area Department of Special Education in La Grange is hiring a Paraprofessional and a Technology Specialist .
Sun Dec 01, 2013
'The Snow Queen' Playing This Week at Theatre of Western Springs
Click on the links to see the events' Patch listings and get more information. Want your event to be featured in a future edition of The Week Ahead? Post it now to the Western Springs Patch events calendar ! Have a great week! LaGrange Babe Ruth Registration -December 2, 2013, 7:00 PM Add To Your Calendar -Sedgwick Park 47th and East LaGrange, IL ... (more)
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Woman Charged With Disorderly Conduct, LT Honor Roll Announced
2. Lyons Township Announces 1st Quarter Honor Roll : Freshmen, sophomores, junior and seniors who achieved at least a 3.125 GPA were honored in a Lyons Township release Monday.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
The Doings Weekly
Holiday hair and makeup brings out the sparkle and glam
As the holidays approach, so does the party season. As you pull out festive and sparkly outfits, ramp up the glamour with your hair and makeup.
Jamaican Lottery Scam, Neighborly Dispute Gets Messy: Omg PD
A woman in the 300 block of South Kensington Avenue on Nov. 22 reported she'd been receiving phone calls from a man who told her she'd won the Jamaican lottery, and that he'd send her a check if she sent him money to pay for the taxes.
Burglary Charges in Hinsdale, Neighbor Issues in Western Springs: Crime Catch-Up
For those readers interested in keeping up on local crime, Patch has compiled all of the crime stories published this week on Darien Patch and other nearby sites.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Legislative leaders strike deal on Illinois pension reform
The four legislative leaders have struck a tentative deal on solving Illinois' $100 billion pension crisis, the top Republicans in the House and Senate confirmed Wednesday.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Leaders Meet on Pension Restructuring
Illinois' legislative leaders met Tuesday to try to put the finishing touches on a pension restructuring plan.
Flexsteel Welcomes Brian Spears as Vice President Commercial Group
"Brian is a dynamic leader who has delivered outstanding profitable growth in his previous roles at Humanscale Corporation, AT&T Mobility, and McLeodUSA Telecommunications.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Woman Charged With Disorderly Conduct After Spreading Debris on Neighbor's Property
Dennis J. Berry, 29, of the 4700 block of Flournoy Street, Chicago, was charged with DUI, police said, after he struck another vehicle at the intersection of Chestnut Street and Central Avenue at 10:43 a.m. and was later found to be under the influence of alcohol.
What's Open on Thanksgiving Day in Western Springs?
Thanksgiving is a day of relaxation and reflection. It's a day to think about what you're thankful for as you spend valuable time with family and friends.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
What's Going on Thanksgiving Week in Western Springs?
Click on the links to see the events' Patch listings and get more information. Want your event to be featured in a future edition of The Week Ahead? Post it now to the Western Springs Patch events calendar ! Have a great week! Willis Tower Tour & Skydeck Experience -November 25, 2013, 10:00 AM Add To Your Calendar -The Community House: 415 West ... (more)