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.