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Silver Cross Stops Frankfort Man's Stroke, Identifies Brain Malformation

Silver Cross Stops Frankfort Man's Stroke, Identifies Brain Malformation

Patient credits speedy diagnosis and treatment with saving his life.
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.
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.
Palos Park Police Searching for Catalytic Converter Thieves

Palos Park Police Searching for Catalytic Converter Thieves

Someone was swiftly cutting catalytic converters out of cars at the 123rd Street Metra station Thursday.
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?
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.
Shepard JROTC Remembers Victims, Honors Heroes on 9/11

Shepard JROTC Remembers Victims, Honors Heroes on 9/11

“We ... saw heroes rushing into burning buildings, and then dying in the collapse," recalls Major Dan Johnson during the ceremony.
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.
Services Set for Orland Fire District Firefighter Killed in Crash

Services Set for Orland Fire District Firefighter Killed in Crash

Peak was killed in a single-vehicle crash while driving to work Sunday.
Palos Park Police Warn of New 'Medicare' Phone Scam

Palos Park Police Warn of New 'Medicare' Phone Scam

At least one Palos resident has reported a phone encounter with a caller alleging to be from Medicare.
South Suburban Death Notices, Week of Sept. 8

South Suburban Death Notices, Week of Sept. 8

South suburban obituaries and available visitation information.
Local Jobs: Car X, Trinity Services, Central Collision Center

Local Jobs: Car X, Trinity Services, Central Collision Center

Looking for a new line of work or a way to supplement your income? Check out what Patch found for you.
Construction Begins on Route 83

Construction Begins on Route 83

Be aware of possible delays.
Which Football Teams are Illinoisans Rooting For?

Which Football Teams are Illinoisans Rooting For?

Illinois' favorite NFL team might be obvious, but what about its favorite college team? Or favorite NFL team from a different state?
The Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago at Silver Cross Helping More Patients Regain Independence

The Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago at Silver Cross Helping More Patients Regain Independence

Ranked best in the nation by U.S. News & world Report for many years.