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Orland Park library reviewing porn policy

Mon, 11/11/2013 - 19:06

A suburban library is altering its computer procedures while it reviews a controversial policy that allows adult patrons to view pornography.

Pair Allegedly Stealing From New Lenox Walmart Not Even From Joliet This Time

Fri, 11/08/2013 - 22:18

The New Lenox police arrested two more people for allegedly stealing from Walmart and this time they weren't even from Joliet.

New Market Report Now Available: Provena Health - Pharmaceuticals &...

Thu, 11/07/2013 - 00:53

Provena Health ministries are sponsored by the Franciscan Sisters of the Sacred Heart, the Servants of the Holy Heart of Mary, and the Sisters of Mercy of the Americas.

Man pleads guilty to Mokena hate crime

Wed, 11/06/2013 - 20:43

Richard M. Cyplik, 28, who previously lived at 11619 Seminole Court, Mokena, was arrested on the hate crime charge in June.

Elwood Man Busted with Syringe: Will County Blotter

Wed, 11/06/2013 - 18:33

Martin Oliveros , 30, of the 200 block of Cameron Avenue, Lockport, was cited for driving with a suspended license and driving with no plate light, according to a Will County police report.

Worth cop retires - sort of - with 25 years of memories

Wed, 11/06/2013 - 14:34

His days with the Worth police ended in June. But, apparently, one can take a guy out of the police department, but one can't take the police out of the guy.

Orland Park Library battle over pornography offers many First Amendment lessons

Wed, 11/06/2013 - 10:29

Have you been following the Orland Patch stories about the Mokena mom upset about an incident she claims happened at the Orland Park Library? The recap is that a Mokena woman was in the Orland Park Library and claimed to have seen a man looking at pornography on a library computer.

Oak Forest HS Annual Poinsettia and Greens Sale

Wed, 11/06/2013 - 06:24

Oak Forest High School National Honor Society Sponsor Kelly Henry announced the start of the Annual NHS Poinsettia and Green Sale.

New Lenox Cops Make a Couple Drunken Driving Arrests

Wed, 11/06/2013 - 02:20

The New Lenox police arrested two men for allegedly driving under the influence.

ALA Supports Orland Park Public Library Stance on Viewing Porn

Tue, 11/05/2013 - 22:05

Megan Fox and Kevin DuJan attended a meeting of the OPPL Board of Trustees on October 21, 2013 to complain about Ms.

Driver Wanted on Warrant Faces Another DUI Charge

Tue, 11/05/2013 - 09:21

A Matteson man wanted for failing to appear in court on a drunken driving charge is again in trouble with police.

Battle of Orland Park library's Internet porn policy heats up

Tue, 11/05/2013 - 05:16

Is south suburban mom Megan Fox on a campaign to make the Orland Park Public Library safer for patrons, as she insists? Or is she on an all-out drive to malign the facility, as library officials contend? The monthlong battle between the southwest suburban library staff and Fox over adults' access to pornography on library computers took another ... (more)

A House With 3 Fireplaces ... And More of the Latest From Lincoln-Way

Tue, 11/05/2013 - 01:07

Mokena Patch showed you a house for sale with not one, not two, but three whole fireplaces .

Timeless tie-in: Preschool, historic home to share New Lenox site

Tue, 11/05/2013 - 00:02

Tina and Kevin Goodwin, owners of Triple R Child Care in Mokena, are building a new center in New Lenox, adjacent to the Haven-Francis home, which they donated to the New Lenox Area Historical Society.

Police Say Illinois Man Set Iowa City Trash Bin Fires

Mon, 11/04/2013 - 15:48

An Illinois man has been charged with arson for lighting large metal trash bins on fire near downtown Iowa City.

Halloween Fun and Kid Safety

Sun, 11/03/2013 - 02:17

What Did You Wear for Mokena's 2013 Halloween? Take a look at a few excellent costumes from this year's Halloween worn by folks in Orland Park, Mokena and Frankfort.

Attempted Abduction and New Village Budget

Sat, 11/02/2013 - 22:02

Attempted Abduction Left Girl Unable to Recognize Parents Orland Hills police looking for two men who attacked a 12-year-old girl Monday afternoon after following her as she stepped off a school bus.

Frankfort hand therapist boasts rare certification

Sat, 11/02/2013 - 01:54

Rick Brasel's work station is filled with so many toys and devices that one of his clients refers to him as "Inspector Gadget."

Mokena Village Board has extended expiring boundary...

Fri, 11/01/2013 - 05:00

Village administrator John Downs said a 1994 agreement was amended in 2006 to allow Tinley Park to annex about 44 acres, now the Brookside Meadows subdivision, that Mokena originally had intended to annex.

Religion Briefs for Nov. 1, 2013

Thu, 10/31/2013 - 20:46

Christ Lutheran Church, 14700 S. 94th Ave., Orland Park, presents its annual holiday craft bazaar and bake sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

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