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Defense Attorney Re-Plays 911 Call for Kelli's Mom on Stand

Defense Attorney Re-Plays 911 Call for Kelli's Mom on Stand

Defense attorney picks apart state's case in trial of man accused of killing 14-year-old Kelli O'Laughlin.
Former Congressman Joe Walsh to Appear at Sharon Brannigan Fund Raiser

Former Congressman Joe Walsh to Appear at Sharon Brannigan Fund Raiser

Walsh will be in Homer Glen on Sept. 18.
The 16 Best Public High Schools in Illinois, as Ranked by Newsweek

The 16 Best Public High Schools in Illinois, as Ranked by Newsweek

If you don’t think 16 is good enough, don’t worry, because one Illinois high school ranked No. 3 overall in the country!
Pullman Cars Back on the Rails Between Chicago and Wisconsin

Pullman Cars Back on the Rails Between Chicago and Wisconsin

For a limited time you can step back in time and experience mid-20th century Pullman railcar travel in a restored Pullman car.
Lyons Township Students Earn Top ACT scores

Lyons Township Students Earn Top ACT scores

Lyons seniors Madeline Bernstein, of LaGrange, and Stephanie Lin, of Burr Ridge, earn the highest composite score on the ACT

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Defense Attorney Re-Plays 911 Call for Kelli's Mom on Stand

Defense Attorney Re-Plays 911 Call for Kelli's Mom on Stand

Defense attorney picks apart state's case in trial of man accused of killing 14-year-old Kelli O'Laughlin.
Former Congressman Joe Walsh to Appear at Sharon Brannigan Fund Raiser

Former Congressman Joe Walsh to Appear at Sharon Brannigan Fund Raiser

Walsh will be in Homer Glen on Sept. 18.
The 16 Best Public High Schools in Illinois, as Ranked by Newsweek

The 16 Best Public High Schools in Illinois, as Ranked by Newsweek

If you don’t think 16 is good enough, don’t worry, because one Illinois high school ranked No. 3 overall in the country!
Pullman Cars Back on the Rails Between Chicago and Wisconsin

Pullman Cars Back on the Rails Between Chicago and Wisconsin

For a limited time you can step back in time and experience mid-20th century Pullman railcar travel in a restored Pullman car.
Registration Open for Greater La Grange YMCA Fall Basketball Program

Registration Open for Greater La Grange YMCA Fall Basketball Program

Parents are urged to register their children now.
Lyons Township Students Earn Top ACT scores

Lyons Township Students Earn Top ACT scores

Lyons seniors Madeline Bernstein, of LaGrange, and Stephanie Lin, of Burr Ridge, earn the highest composite score on the ACT
Girls Gone Wild for a Place to Sleep, Some Tacos and a Guy's Car: OMGPD

Girls Gone Wild for a Place to Sleep, Some Tacos and a Guy's Car: OMGPD

Swatting a YouTube celeb, communion juice thievery and a punch-drunk flirter this week in the annals of Chicagoland crime-n-shame.
Apple Orchards Open for Fall Season in Chicago Suburbs

Apple Orchards Open for Fall Season in Chicago Suburbs

Apple picking season is here! And we've compiled a list of some of the best orchards for pick-your-own apples and plenty of fall fun.
Five for Firefighting: Q&A with La Grange's New Fire Chief

Five for Firefighting: Q&A with La Grange's New Fire Chief

Donald Gay was sworn in Monday night as La Grange's new fire chief.
Your House Could've Been a Meth Lab If ...

Your House Could've Been a Meth Lab If ...

It smells of urine, the windows are covered in paint and the yard has brown spots. Check the national register of meth labs before you buy.
Killer Left Profane Post on Kelli O'Laughlin's Facebook Page, Cop Testifies

Killer Left Profane Post on Kelli O'Laughlin's Facebook Page, Cop Testifies

Also, FBI special agent presents cellular tower analysis of John Wilson, Jr's and O'Laughlin's cell phones, teen's autopsy photos shown.
Patch Poll: What Do You Think of the 'New War on Terror' as the U.S. Commits to Going After ISIL?

Patch Poll: What Do You Think of the 'New War on Terror' as the U.S. Commits to Going After ISIL?

President Obama commits the nation to military action in the Middle East to "degrade and ultimately destroy" ISIL. Where do you stand?
Sunday's 23rd Annual Race Unity Day Rally to Recognize Diversity

Sunday's 23rd Annual Race Unity Day Rally to Recognize Diversity

The CommUNITY Diversity Group is also sponsoring a free movie screening Friday.
JOBS: Riverside Parks and Recreation Seeks Instructors, Office Assistant

JOBS: Riverside Parks and Recreation Seeks Instructors, Office Assistant

If you have a special skill that you would like to share through the Riverside Parks & Recreation Department, please contact Annie Hanrahan.
Portrait Painter to Give Demonstration at LaGrange Art League

Portrait Painter to Give Demonstration at LaGrange Art League

Free demonstration Sept. 21 by pastel painter at La Grange Art League.
Nazareth Academy Students to Perform 'Little Shop of Horrors'

Nazareth Academy Students to Perform 'Little Shop of Horrors'

Performances will take place Oct. 24 to 26. Tickets can be reserved by phone.
Solar Storm: Internet May Flare Up, But So May Northern Lights (Video)

Solar Storm: Internet May Flare Up, But So May Northern Lights (Video)

A major solar flare launched off the Sun Wednesday, potentially unleashing a geomagnetic storm that could interrupt communications.
Township School Treasurer Accuses D102 of 'Operating Without Oversight'

Township School Treasurer Accuses D102 of 'Operating Without Oversight'

Embattled Lyons Township School Treasurer's Office says district may have conducted financial operations "outside the Illinois School Code."
La Grange Trustees Unsatisfied with Small Reductions to Proposed Complex

La Grange Trustees Unsatisfied with Small Reductions to Proposed Complex

A potential new residential complex could increase village density and noise.