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  1. Ribbon Cutting, Opening Date Set for Mokena MeijerRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 |

    Residents eager to check out the new Meijer store in Mokena, 11305 Lincoln Highway, don't have much longer to wait.


  2. Mokena Teen Wins $1,000 Kohl's ScholarshipRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2014 |

    Several outstanding students from the Chicago area were each recently granted a $1,000 scholarship from the Kohl's Cares Scholarship Program for their volunteer efforts.


  3. There Are Eight Million Stories in the Frankfort Police BlotterRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2014 |

    June 21 Andrej Zarycki, 24, of 901 Sierra Lane in Palos Hills was charged with using a cell phone while driving, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of cannabis about 11:30 a.m. near the corner of LaGrange Road and Old Frankfort Way.


  4. Flag Lines Planned in Honor of Mokena's Fallen Aaron ToppenRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 |

    The community has planned two flag lines in honor of Mokena's fallen soldier Aaron Toppen.


  5. Services Set for Mokena's Fallen Soldier Aaron ToppenRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 |

    Funeral arrangements have been set for Mokena's Aaron Toppen, one of five American troops killed earlier this month by friendly fire in Afghanistan.


  6. Frankfort Man Acts the Fool at Mokena White Castle, Then Goes to Jail: CopsRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 |

    A Frankfort man talked a big game about taking down the Mokena White Castle in a brazen robbery but never actually took anything, police said.


  7. The Week Nobody Went to Jail Except For Louis Schmude Frankfort Police BlotterRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 |

    June 11 Two Frankfort teens got in trouble about 11:40 p.m. in the 600 block of Willow Street.


  8. Local Jobs: Target, Palos Community Hospital, Standard Bank, Home HelpersRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2014 |

    Finding a job can be a tough task. Putting together a rAŠsumAŠ, hitting the streets looking for "Help Wanted" signs and making the best impression on potential employers can be a tall order for anyone.


  9. Lots of Kids Getting in Trouble in Frankfort Lately: Frankfort Police BlotterRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 |

    June 5 Thomas Drinane, 49, of 325 Tanglewood Road in Matteson was charged with drivng while license suspended about 10 a.m. in the 7600 block of Lincoln Highway.


  10. In Memory of Aaron: Display Yellow Ribbons for Mokena's Fallen SoldierRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 |

    The Mokena community is launching a yellow ribbon campaign in remembrance of Aaron Toppen, a 19-year-old soldier who died in Afghanistan this week.


  11. Lincoln-Way East Boys Volleyball Makes History with First-Ever State TitleRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2014 |

    The Lincoln-Way East High School boys' volleyball team has scored another first for the Griffins, grabbing its first state championship.


  12. In Memoriam: Lauren Carollo, 17, of MokenaRead the original story

    May 25, 2014 |

    Visitation and funeral services for 17-year-old Lauren Carollo, of Mokena, will be held Tuesday, May 27 and Wednesday, May 28. Carollo died last week after being struck by a train.


  13. Lincoln-Way East Students Awarded $100,000 in ScholarshipsRead the original story

    May 9, 2014 |

    One hundred and sixty-one scholarships totaling $100,500 in academic scholarships plus 2 United States military academy appointments were awarded Tuesday, May 6 to 126 Lincoln-Way East High School seniors.


  14. Richton Park Man Jailed on Pot Charge ... And More! In the Frankfort Police BlotterRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2014 |

    April 15 Kyle Rice, 21, of 5121 Roberta Lane in Richton Park was arrested at 10:45 p.m. in the 9300 block of Lincoln Highway on a felony charge of possession of cannabis. 2 comments

  15. Lincoln-Way Special Rec Rolling Falcons to Take on New Lenox Fire in Charity Basketball GameRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2014 |

    The New Lenox Fire Protection District is in for quite a challenge April 25 when they take on the Lincolnway Special Recreation Association Rolling Falcons in a charity basketball game at Lincoln-Way Central High School.


  16. Cleaning Up Town: Frankfort Police BlotterRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2014 |

    March 28 David Fister, 29, of 10650 Williamsburg Trail in Frankfort was charged with reckless driving, failure to notify of damage and leaving the scene of an accident.


  17. Frankfort Cop Gets a Week in Jail For Battering Gal PalRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2014 |

    A Frankfort cop convicted of battering his girlfriend pleaded guilty to an additional charge and will go to jail for a week. 2 comments

  18. Lots of Frankfort Traffic Stops: Frankfort Police BlotterRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2014 |

    March 14 Daniel Diaz, 27, of 1131 Ingalls Ave. in Joliet was pulled over about 5 p.m. in the 20600 block of Lincoln-Way Lane and charged with driving while license suspended and without insurance.


  19. Volunteer Lincoln-Way Gymnastics Coach Charged With Having Sex With Teen GirlRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2014 |

    A volunteer gymnastics coach for the Lincoln-Way high school district was jailed on two felony sex charges for an alleged consensual relationship with a teenage girl.


  20. Meijer Hiring for More than 500 Jobs in New Mokena, Homer Glen StoresRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2014 |

    Meijer announced 540 job openings for their new stores in the Chicago area, expected to open this summer.


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