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Top 10 Most Read Mokena Patch Stories for November

Chris Vaughn, a student death, an oil leak and the resignation of District 159's superintendent were all hot topics for Mokena in November.

Top 10 Most Read Mokena Patch Stories for November

Here’s a recap of the posts that generated the most interest on  Mokena Patch in November. Did you catch all of them? Click on the headlines below to read the full story.

First, he killed one wife, then he was named a suspect in the disappearance of another, and now Drew Peterson's very existence has mucked up Christopher Vaughn's murder trial, the Oswego man's lawyer said Monday ... for more, click here.

Student's Arrest Tied to Friend's Overdose Death at Lewis: Cops 

A 20-year-old Frankfort woman died of a drug overdose while at a Lewis University dorm this weekend, and the friend with whom she was staying has been arrested for trying to conceal her role in the death, Romeoville police said Monday ... for more, click here.

L-W Central Football Player Dies From Heart Attack

A Lincoln-Way Central football player died Monday night of an apparent heart attack, Will County Sheriff's Police said ... for more, click here.

D159 Superintendent: Resignation Is 'Bittersweet'

Mokena School District 159 Superintendent Steve Stein will leave the district in June 2013, after less than two years on the job ... for more, click here.

900 Gallons of Oil Leaked in Mokena: Forces Pipeline Shut-Down

About 900 gallons of oil that leaked from the Enbridge storage tank in unincorporated Mokena is being cleaned up today ... for more, click here.

A 76-year-old New Lenox Township woman was held down and robbed by three men during a home invasion last week. The three were nabbed in less than an hour ... for more, click here.

Mokena Oil Tank Leak Under Investigation

Cleanup continued through the weekend after 900 barrels of crude oil leaked from a storage tank at BP Oil-Enbridge Storage in unincorporated Mokena ... for more, click here.

Your Vote: A Guide to the Nov. 6 Election

Lincoln-Way residents will be choosing a congressman, Will County offices, including chief executive and state's attorney, and representation on the county board in contested races on Tuesday, Nov. 6. Frankfort and Frankfort Square residents also will be voting on new state senators in the 19th and 40th districts ... for more, click here.

Family Members Involved in Domestic Batteries: Mokena Police Blotter

Joshua A. Cerrone, 21, of the 10700 block of Green Meadows Drive, was arrested on charges of domestic battery, after an incident in the 10700 block of Green Meadows Drive involving his girlfriend's mother ... for more, click here.

Mokena Board Eliminates Vehicle Stickers to Give Residents a Break

Plenty of passionate discussion surrounded the Mokena Village Board of Trustees' consideration of and subsequent motion to approve an ordinance amendment to eliminate the village's vehicle registration sticker fee at the board's Nov. 26 meeting ... for more, click here.

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