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UPDATE: Suspect Wanted In Orland Park Home Invasion Found Dead

Posted 05.11.2013 | Chicago

Updated story A home invasion and robbery that led to a shooting in a wealthy Chicago suburb has taken a stranger and even more dramatic turn after...

Man, Teen Girl Save Drowning Victim From Lake

orlandpark.patch.com | Posted 06.20.2012 | Impact

Authorities credited the quick actions of people who were enjoying a day at Lake Sedgewick for pulling a drowning man out of the water Tuesday. A 3...

WATCH: Store Closes For 2 Hours After Black Friday Crowds Get Pushy

Posted 11.27.2011 | Chicago

A store in a suburban Chicago shopping mall closed for two hours Friday morning after people and merchandise alike were knocked to the ground during w...

Elderly Rape Victim Had Given Food, Money To Homeless Suspect, Prosecutors Say

Posted 11.27.2011 | Chicago

An 83-year-old woman who was sexually assaulted in Orland Park Friday night had been giving food and money to the homeless man suspected in the attack...

Man Charged In Elderly Woman's Sexual Assault

Posted 11.24.2011 | Chicago

UPDATE: Dennis Dodson, 34, has been charged in the Orland Park attack and sexual assault, WLS reports. He is scheduled to appear in a bond hearing Mon...

Woman Shot In Robbery At Orland Square Mall

Orland Park, IL Patch | Paul Dailing Email the Author | Posted 11.10.2011 | Chicago

Orland Park Police and the Cook County Sheriff's Office have surrounded Orland Square Mall looking for a woman who fled into JC Penney after a parking...

Body Of Missing Orland Park Man Pulled From Lake Michigan

Posted 09.04.2011 | Chicago

After hours of searching the shores near Lake Michigan, emergency crews pulled the body of an Orland Park man missing since late Monday evening from a...

Food Network Star Gets Sweet Homecoming In Hometown

Orland Park, IL Patch | Posted 08.30.2011 | Chicago

All television screens inside Champps restaurant were not tuned to White Sox games on Sunday night. In a slight twist of the norm, eyes were focused o...

Police: Former Miss Teen Illinois Caught Stealing

Orland Park, IL Patch | Ben Feldheim | Email the Author | April 29, 2011 | Posted 06.30.2011 | Chicago

Back in December, Stacie Juris said she was looking forward to competing again in the Miss Illinois Pageant later this year, after she placed first ru...

Shop In Orland Park Mall Hides Its Sex Toys

Orland Park, IL Patch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Changes to the layout of Spencer's Gifts should be enough to keep the Orland Square Mall novelty store from another fine, according to village staff. ...

Cops: Man Hired Prostitutes, Told Wife They Were Holding Him Hostage

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

An Orland Park man faces criminal charges after allegedly hiring two people for a sex party, then telling his wife they were holding him hostage. G...

Customer Interrupts Robbery At Tanning Salon, Kills Suspect

Chicago Sun-Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Investigators are looking at a robbery suspect killed in Orland Park to determine if he may have been the gunman who in October killed one man and wou...

Police: Man Said He Will Drive Drunk Until He Kills Someone

TribLocal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A southern Illinois man reportedly told an Orland Park detention officer he will continue to drive drunk until he kills someone after being jailed las...

Anita Kustok, Mother Of Sports Reporter, Allegedly Killed By Husband

NBC Chicago | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The Orland Park man accused of murdering his wife, teacher Anita "Jeanie" Kustok, and then driving her body to the hospital was ordered held on $2 mil...

Jonathon Slack, Second Grader, Organizes Community Effort To Help Homeless

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

A Chicagoland second grader proved that you don't have to be big to be a big help to the homeless, NBC reports. After seeing a homeless woman durin...

Some Glitches In Cook County Voting

Crain's Chicago Business | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Scattered voting glitches were reported at some area polling places Tuesday. Cook County is considering keeping three polling areas open an hour past...

Salt Prices Worrying Suburbs

Chicago Tribune | Carmen Greco Jr. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Many south suburban municipalities are wishing they had stockpiled more road salt last year now that they face huge cost increases and worry that dwin...

Racism Against Arabs and Muslims in Chicagoland Grows

Ray Hanania | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Ray Hanania

Over the past few weeks, emails have been circulating through the Internet about those "Arab animals" and "Muslim monsters" who live in Palos Heights, Orland Park, Burbank and elsewhere.

Kanye's Slinging Burgers: Star's Company Opening 10 Fatburger's Around Chicago

Crain's Chicago Business | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The first Chicago-area Fatburger is slated to open next month in southwest suburban Orland Park. The 2,353-square-foot, 74-seat restaurant will be at...