A 16-year-old girl was fatally hit by a vehicle Friday in suburban Blue Island.
Illinois is vaccinating about 127,000 people every day. More than 7 million Illinois residents have gotten at least one shot, and 2.8 million are fully vaccinated (22.4 percent of the population).
There have been at least 42 shootings on Chicago expressways so far in 2021, compared with 13 during the same period in 2020, activists said.
A Blue Island man was charged with participating in widespread downtown looting in August and then robbing a River North business at gunpoint last week.
A man died in a forklift accident Wednesday in south suburban Blue Island.
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Albina Gonzalez, 83, was run over and killed by a vehicle in Blue Island on Saturday.
Oak Lawn, Orland Park, Tinley Park and Chicago Ridge joined the city of Chicago Sunday night in placing curfews on citizens.
A suburban hospital that has been closed since last year will re-open under a deal with the city of Chicago.
The mayor of Blue Island shut down the police department after a report that a member of the department had tested positive for coronavirus.
Authorities have identified skeletal remains found by a contractor last November in an underground vault of an Blue Island oil refinery that’s been closed for almost 20 years.
Barbara Johnson faces two counts of aggravated battery and a misdemeanor count of criminal damage to property.
Police posted a video that shows someone getting out of the SUV, opening the door to the woman’s car and taking items while her back is turned.
Blue Island will pay $1.3 million to a police officer to settle allegations that the investigation into the sledding death of an 11-year-old boy was impacted by political considerations.
A man reported missing from southwest suburban Blue Island has been located.
A junkyard fire in south suburban Blue Island consumed 40 to 50 vehicles Saturday and brought down a house.
MetroSouth Medical Center stopped accepting new patients Friday evening as its owners and community advocates continue to battle over the future of the south suburban hospital.
A hospital in suburban Chicago is set to close by the end of the year, impacting more than a thousand workers and thousands of patients.