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Two men allegedly stole cash and merchandise from the Speedway gas station at 22305 S. Center Road around 5:20 a.m. Friday, Dec. 6, before fleeing the scene.

Frankfort Deputy Police Chief Kevin Keegan said an officer pulled into the station just as the offenders were leaving in a newer dark gray Dodge Challenger that had bright orange daytime running lights.

Nuria Mathog
A lawsuit filed against mayoral candidate Todd Morgan and his wife alleges they attempted to undermine Morgan’s sister-and-law and disassociate her from a floral shop she and Morgan’s wife owned.
Kirsten Onsgard
It seems like a forgotten pastime when children played with model trains on broad tables with criss-crossing rail lines and small scenes of town life, trees and industrial areas.
Nuria Mathog

Thirty years ago, when Mike Holley asked his then-neighbor Alan Heath to play golf in the frigid cold before the Chicago Bears faced off against the New England Patriots in Super Bowl XX, Heath asked him if he was crazy.

James Sanchez
Police_ reportedly discovered the body of a Mokena man the afternoon of Dec. 5 at the Hickory Creek Preserve near Lincoln-Way East High School in Frankfort.
Nuria Mathog

A 17-year-old Frankfort resident faces unlawful use of a weapon charges after another Frankfort teenager was fatally shot Sunday, Nov. 4 while the two teens were handling a loaded revolver, the Frankfort Police Department confirmed in a statement on Tuesday, Nov. 6.

Officers responded to the 19900 block of Lily Court at about 6:13 p.m. Sunday in response to a report of a male juvenile with a gunshot wound to the chest, according to the release. The 17-year-old victim was transported to Silver Cross Hospital via ambulance and later pronounced dead by medical staff.

Nuria Mathog
Illinois State Police said three people were not injured after their vehicle was shot at the evening of Sept. 30 while traveling eastbound on Interstate 80 near LaGrange Road. The incident took place around 9:02 p.m. that evening, according to a press release issued the next day by Illinois State Police.
Bill Jones

The Will County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in identifying two men who allegedly attempted to rob a Frankfort resident at gunpoint on April 9.

A 21-year-old Frankfort man contacted deputies at around 4 p.m. April 9 to report the incident, which he said took place on a walking trail roughly 150 yards from the intersection of Thistle Lane and Arran Drive, according to Will County Sheriff’s Office spokesperson Kathy Hoffmeyer.

Nuria Mathog

Frankfort native Nicole Benedetto Houlihan married her high school sweetheart, Pete, in May 2019. The two were 2010 graduates of Providence Catholic High School. 

It was supposed to be the greatest year of her life with the summer wedding with the one she had been dating for 10 years. But the second half of 2019 took a turn. 

Nuria Mathog

A member of the Frankfort Village Board of Trustees announced today that he has officially resigned from the position that he held on the board for 14 years.

Rebecca Susmarski