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Orland Woman in Critical Condition at Loyola Burn Unit

Orland Woman in Critical Condition at Loyola Burn Unit

Firefighters rescued the 56-year-old woman from a burning home on Aspen Saturday afternoon.

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Orland Woman in Critical Condition at Loyola Burn Unit

Orland Woman in Critical Condition at Loyola Burn Unit

Firefighters rescued the 56-year-old woman from a burning home on Aspen Saturday afternoon.
Sandburg Touchdown Pass to Take the Lead: Video Highlight

Sandburg Touchdown Pass to Take the Lead: Video Highlight

The Sandburg Eagles took down Lockport Friday night, 21-10.
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.
Orland Firefighter Laid to Rest on Friday

Orland Firefighter Laid to Rest on Friday

Wes Peak loved being a firefighter and served in Flossmoor, Westmont and Monee before Orland. He died Sunday, Sept. 7, in a car crash.
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.
New I-57 / Tri-State Tollway Interchange Opens in October

New I-57 / Tri-State Tollway Interchange Opens in October

And with that comes a discount on new I-PASS transponders. A temporary tollway office is now open in Midlothian, too.
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.
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.
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?
Will County Animal Control Offers Spay/Neuter Discounts for Pets

Will County Animal Control Offers Spay/Neuter Discounts for Pets

Get a $40 discount at participating vets during the month of October.
Will County School Board Petitions Available Starting Sept. 23

Will County School Board Petitions Available Starting Sept. 23

The deadline to file is Dec. 22.
Orland Township to Host Suicide Prevention Workshop

Orland Township to Host Suicide Prevention Workshop

This workshop is designed to provide knowledge, skills and resources to young adults in recognizing and preventing suicidal tendencies.
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.
Puppy Left in Hot Car at Orland Mall

Puppy Left in Hot Car at Orland Mall

The owner left his 10-week-old puppy in the car for two hours.
Supermoon over Orland Park

Supermoon over Orland Park

Check out this reader's stunning photo of the Supermoon over Orland Park.
Pat Quinn and Bruce Rauner Jab and Jabber at Tribune Editorial Board Session

Pat Quinn and Bruce Rauner Jab and Jabber at Tribune Editorial Board Session

The governor candidates sit side by side for first time. We learn one is as corrupt as Rod Blagojevich and the other profits off misery.
Update: Apple Introduces New 'Apple Watch' and iPhones

Update: Apple Introduces New 'Apple Watch' and iPhones

The Apple Watch will be available in early 2015, and it will start at $349.
Services Set for Orland Firefighter Killed in Crash

Services Set for Orland Firefighter Killed in Crash

Peak was killed in a single-vehicle crash while driving to work Sunday.