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WATCH: Suburban Hospital Debuts Illinois' First Prescription Drug Vending Machine

Posted 11.13.2011 | Chicago

A suburban Chicago hospital will be the first in the state to host a new vending machine that offers 24-hour access to prescription drugs. The vend...

Ex-Cop Allegedly Conspired With Son, Friend To Kill Girlfriend

River Forest, IL Patch | Deborah Kadin Email the Author | Posted 09.13.2011 | Chicago

Two men from Blue Island and a third from Chicago were each charged Thursday with four counts of first-degree murder in connection with the premeditat...

Prosecutors: Chicago Area Man Killed Women, Taped Attacks

AP | By DON BABWIN | Posted 06.20.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- Prosecutors said Wednesday that a suburban Chicago man charged with killing three young women, including two whom he met on telephone chat ...

Teen Dies From Root Canal In South Suburbs

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A routine dental procedure took the life of a teenager in Chicago's south suburbs Wednesday, as his shocked and outraged family tries to understand th...

Police: Killing Of Family Dog A 'Misunderstanding'

Chicago Tribune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Spuddy was something of a legend on his Blue Island block, where neighbors stopped to give the 15-year-old mutt a friendly pat on the head or toss him...

Sarah Palin Defends Navy SEAL From Blue Island: Julio Huertas Accused Of Mistreating Iraqi Terror Suspect

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Sarah Palin took to her Facebook page Friday to defend a Navy SEAL from south suburban Blue Island who is accused of mistreating an Iraqi terror suspe...

Thousands Seek Flood Relief Money

Southtown Star | Jim Hook | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Ernest Hill came to the Illinois Department of Human Services office in Blue Island Thursday morning seeking financial relief from last month's devast...