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Dog Lovers Hope Oak Lawn Animal Cruelty Case Serves As Lesson, Warning

CHICAGO (CBS) — Dog owners gathered in Oak Lawn on Sunday afternoon, hoping the public could learn a lesson from a despicable event last week that left one dog dead and another injured. 392 more words


Toy Poodles Dropped Five Floors From Christ Hospital, 1 Dies

CHICAGO (CBS) — Police say an Oak Lawn man has been charged with two felony counts of animal cruelty for dropping two toy poodles off the top of a parking garage at Advocate Christ Medical Center on Saturday. 317 more words


Cook County Earned Sick Leave Opt Outs Nears Thirty

Buffalo Grove, Hoffman Estates, Oak Lawn, Rolling Meadows and Western Springs have opted out of complying with the Cook County Earned Sick Leave Ordinance. My  list now has 29 municipalities that have nixed the Earned Sick Leave Ordinance.   93 more words

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80-foot tree crushes Beverly family's dreams of restoring historic house

CHICAGO — Fierce winds Saturday night sent trees toppling onto two homes in southwestern Chicagoland just moments apart.

Brian Cummings and his wife bought their historic late 19th-century house in Beverly a year and a half ago. 289 more words


Deadly Tornadoes Tore Through Chicago Area 50 Years Ago Today

CHICAGO (CBS) — It was 50 years ago today, massive EF-4 tornados tore though the southwest and northwest suburbs, killing 58 people.

The deadliest storm formed in Palos Hills in Cook County and traveled through Oak Lawn and the South Side of Chicago. 324 more words


Throwback Thursday: Oak Lawn Fire Repairs

As we traveled down memory lane this morning,  we stopped at a $215,000 project we completed in Oak Lawn approximately two years ago.  Our talented crew was able to make our clients’ house feel like home again after their devastating experience of having a fire.  149 more words