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Breaking News: Robbery reported at Frankfort bank

January 25, 2020 by Nuria Mathog, Editor News, Breaking

Police are requesting the public's help in identifying two men who allegedly robbed the First Savings Bank of Hegewisch in Frankfort the afternoon of Friday, Jan. 24.According to the Frankfort Police Department, officers responded to the bank...

Breaking News: Three charged in Frankfort, New Lenox abduction cases

December 18, 2019 by Nuria Mathog, Editor News, Breaking, Police-Fire

Three men were arrested Dec. 18 in connection with reported abductions of a woman in Frankfort and a man in New Lenox Township in November, the Frankfort
Police Department and Will County Sheriff’s Office announced in a news release that same...

Breaking News: Former LW East associate principal resigns following DUI arrest

by TJ Kremer III, Contributing Editor News, Breaking

The associate principal at Lincoln-Way East High School has resigned, effective Jan. 15, after details of an arrest for DUI-alcohol were made public.

Alexander J. Petrakis, 39, of Bolingbrook, was arrested Nov. 23, 2019, in Lockport...

Breaking News: Grand jury revises charges against former LW Central secretary in missing Booster funds case

by TJ Kremer III, Contributing Editor News, Breaking

A grand jury handed down an indictment of 15 criminal charges against Melissa McGrath, the former Lincoln-Way Central High School athletic department secretary accused of stealing funds from the school’s Athletic Booster Club.

The new...

Breaking News: Two armed robberies reported at gas station four days apart

by Nuria Mathog, Editor News, Breaking, Police-Fire

The Will County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying suspects linked to two recent reported armed robberies at the Frankfort Township Speedway gas station at 7218 Lincoln Highway. 

According to a Dec. 24 news...