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D.215 officials say 'Summer Academy' helped students adjust to high school

CALUMET CITY | Almost 200 eighth-grade graduates from Districts 171, 158, 157, 156, 155, and 154.5 participated in District 215’s inaugural “S…

August 24, 2014 12:00 am

School supplies for students

Lynwood Fest will include a Back to School-School Supply Program, sponsored by the Lynwood Community Relations Committee. School supplies whil…

August 22, 2014 12:00 am

Area roads recovering from difficult winter

Area roads recovering from difficult winter

The "polar vortex" of the winter of 2013-14 created unforgettable images of a frozen Lake Michigan and mountains of ice.

August 23, 2014 11:15 pm Photos

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School supplies for students

Lynwood Fest will include a Back to School-School Supply Program, sponsored by the Lynwood Community Relations Committee. School supplies whil…

August 22, 2014 12:00 am

Second tour of duty for Police Chief Pearson

Second tour of duty for Police Chief Pearson

A former chief of the Lynwood Police Department is wearing his chief's badge again.

August 22, 2014 12:00 am

Lynwood Fest to feature entertainment, fireworks

Lynwood Fest to feature entertainment, fireworks

Lynwood Fest will take place from 4 p.m. to midnight on Saturday, August 23, at Liberty Memorial Park on Glenwood-Dyer Road. This year's event…

August 22, 2014 12:00 am

Mayor's Saturday Meetings With Village Residents

Mayor Eugene Williams has been meeting with residents on Saturday mornings to present an overview of the Village's economic development effort…

August 22, 2014 12:00 am

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• Mayor's Message, page 2

August 22, 2014 12:00 am

Village Adopts New Comprehensive Plan

The Lynwood Village Board of Trustees has approved a new Comprehensive Plan for the community.

August 22, 2014 12:00 am

Storm Water Awareness

Storm water awareness is important because it is against the law to pollute and because of concerns about protecting the environment.

August 22, 2014 12:00 am

Village Bulletin Board

Village Bulletin Board

Holiday schedules for Homewood

August 22, 2014 12:00 am

White Sox game August 27

White Sox game August 27

Lynwood's annual Day at the Ball Park outing this year is a Chicago White Sox versus Cleveland Indians night game Wednesday, August 27. Mayor …

August 22, 2014 12:00 am

Summer Sports Camp a Success

Summer Sports Camp a Success

The recently concluded Lynwood Summer Sports Camp was a win-win experience for the Village.

August 22, 2014 12:00 am

New restaurant and banquet facility opens

New restaurant and banquet facility opens

Lencioni's Pub and Banquets, a family business, opened in Lynwood in May.

August 22, 2014 12:00 am

First anniversary for preschool

First anniversary for preschool

Reading time is a popular activity at First Step Preschool in Lynwood. The preschool, which opened in 2013, is serving approximately 80 childr…

August 22, 2014 12:00 am

Critical Incident Vehicle

Critical Incident Vehicle

The Lynwood Emergency Services Department, working in cooperation with the Police Department, now has the emergency response vehicle in the ph…

August 22, 2014 12:00 am

Message from Mayor Eugene Williams

Message from Mayor Eugene Williams

I wish to update residents about a major infrastructure project in our community. The construction of a U.S. Route 30 overpass at the Canadian…

August 22, 2014 12:00 am

Long-time Village Employee Retires

Long-time Village Employee Retires

Ray Wagner retired in June as superintendent of the Lynwood Public Works Department. Wagner was a Village employee for 36½ years. "Ray's dedic…

August 22, 2014 12:00 am

Men take children to school for Million Father March

Men take children to school for Million Father March

LANSING | Fathers and other male role models took their children to school on Thursday in Lansing as part of the Million Father March.

August 22, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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CP Sportsplex and trail head shine

CP Sportsplex and trail head shine

In July, Mayor David Uran proudly showcased the newest phase and improvements at the Crown Point Sportsplex while hosting games for the Nation…

August 21, 2014 3:57 pm Photos

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John Dillinger Museum is coming to Historic Lake County Courthouse

John Dillinger Museum is coming to Historic Lake County Courthouse

The unique shops and Lake County Historic Museum in Crown Point’s Historic Lake County Court House will have a new notorious neighbor in March.

August 21, 2014 3:57 pm Photos

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Crown Point Farmers Market extended through Oct. 18

Crown Point Farmers Market extended through Oct. 18

There is good news for everyone who enjoys perusing the Crown Point Farmers Market Saturday mornings whether they are searching for fresh prod…

August 21, 2014 3:57 pm

Tradition of healing: 2014 marks significant milestones for the Franciscan St. Anthony Health Campus

Tradition of healing: 2014 marks significant milestones for the Franciscan St. Anthony Health Campus

2014 marks significant milestones for the Franciscan St. Anthony Health campus.

August 21, 2014 3:57 pm Photos

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Crown Point residential and commercial growth strong

Crown Point residential and commercial growth strong

Crown Point continues to experience strong residential and commercial growth. Local developers cite the city’s excellent schools and the Mayor…

August 21, 2014 3:57 pm Photos

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Crown Point special events offer fun for all ages

Crown Point special events offer fun for all ages

The Mayor’s Office of Special Events, the Lake Court House Foundation, Hometown Happenings, the Crossroads Chamber of Commerce and Old Sheriff…

August 21, 2014 3:57 pm Photos

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New CP businesses offer a variety of shopping and dining

Whether dining out, seeking unique gifts, visiting the dentist or taking care of their pets, Crown Point shoppers have a variety of new establ…

August 21, 2014 3:57 pm

Excellent Crown Point Schools draw new residents

Excellent Crown Point Schools draw new residents

According to local developers and Crown Point Mayor David Uran the quality of schools in Crown Point is one of the city’s biggest draws for ne…

August 21, 2014 3:57 pm Photos

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Crown Point recognized as sixth safest city in Indiana

Crown Point recognized as sixth safest city in Indiana

Crown Point was recently recognized as the sixth safest city in the state, Police Chief Pete Land said.

August 21, 2014 3:57 pm Photos

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Lansing Walgreens donates school supplies to D.171

LANSING | A local drug store helped to ensure that students in Sunnybrook District 171 were well supplied as school began Thursday.

August 21, 2014 11:00 am

T.F. South retires Curtis Granderson's number

THROWBACK THURSDAY | The Times is celebrating our region's rich history. Check out our gallery on nwi.com and share an historic photo(s) with …

August 21, 2014 12:00 am

Illinois couple tops at Pierogi Toss

Illinois couple tops at Pierogi Toss

August 20, 2014 12:00 am

Quinn breaks ground for grade separation project along U.S. 30 near state line

Quinn breaks ground for grade separation project along U.S. 30 near state line

LYNWOOD | As a thunderstorm moved in Tuesday afternoon, Gov. Pat Quinn and dozens of state and local officials gathered to break ground for a …

August 19, 2014 3:31 pm Photos

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D.171 participating in Million Father March

LANSING | Dads in Sunnybrook School District 171 are being asked to break out their walking shoes Thursday for the Million Father March.

August 19, 2014 10:55 am

Gary fire official, another woman can't withdraw guilty pleas

HAMMOND | A federal judge on Wednesday refused to allow a Gary Fire Department lieutenant and another woman to withdraw guilty pleas to money …

August 06, 2014 9:09 pm

Lynwood stabbing victim won’t cooperate with police

LYNWOOD | Criminal charges will not be sought in the stabbing of an area resident because police said Wednesday the victim is refusing to coop…

August 06, 2014 10:40 am

Cook County approves road projects for upcoming years

CHICAGO | Cook County officials said work will proceed in 2015 on a pair of projects meant to repair or build business-oriented roads in subur…

July 27, 2014 12:00 am

Lynwood approves $9.21M appropriation ordinance

LYNWOOD | The Village Board on Tuesday approved an ordinance dictating how municipal government will spend its money for the current fiscal year.

July 26, 2014 12:00 am

Cook County sheriff's police looking for DUI, seat belt violations

Don't drive drunk and buckle up in Cook County this weekend.

July 24, 2014 8:15 pm

Attorneys begin battle over Marigliano's back pay

CHICAGO | With the Lynwood Fire and Police Board reinstating a fired police officer, attorneys on Wednesday began to fight over whether he is …

July 23, 2014 11:00 am

Prepare for traffic headaches on U.S. 30

Whether caused by long trains or construction, traffic back-ups along U.S. 30 near the Indiana-Illinois state line create headaches for driver…

July 19, 2014 9:00 pm

T.F. South High School announces registration for 2014/15

LANSING | Thornton Fractional South High School, 18500 Burnham Ave., is offering Freshman Orientation before school starts.

July 18, 2014 12:00 am

Lynwood Fire and Police Board reinstates fired officer

LYNWOOD | The Village Fire and Police Board reinstated a police officer Monday who was fired last year after his squad car was stolen in Decem…

July 14, 2014 3:40 pm

Looking for a home

Looking for a home

July 12, 2014 7:07 pm Photos

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Police, firefighters to raise funds for Lynwood cop

Police, firefighters to raise funds for Lynwood cop

Lynwood and Sauk Village police officers and firefighters are scheduled to come together Sunday to raise funds for injured Lynwood police offi…

July 10, 2014 2:30 pm

Judge: Lynwood Fire and Police Board in contempt of court

CHICAGO | South suburban Lynwood's Fire and Police Board has until Monday night to reinstate a police officer fired last year, or else the vil…

July 09, 2014 1:11 pm

Major traffic woes ahead for U.S. 30

PORTAGE | Major traffic tie-ups along U.S. 30 on both sides of the state line are expected to occur later this month.

July 08, 2014 5:40 pm

Local fire departments share in $1.8M grant

HOMEWOOD | The Homewood Fire Department has received a $1.8 million grant that will help it and 19 local fire departments, including Lansing, …

July 08, 2014 12:00 am

Attorney subpoenas Lynwood president concerning dismissed police officer

LYNWOOD | An attorney for a former police officer who is suing the village to get his job back wants to force Village President Gene Williams …

July 04, 2014 2:36 pm

D.215 launches Summer Academy

CALUMET CITY | District 215 is launching its Summer Academy Transition to High School program for incoming freshmen this summer.

June 30, 2014 12:00 am

T.F. North awards final diploma from class of 1952

T.F. North awards final diploma from class of 1952

CALUMET CITY | Three generations of family members and Thornton Fractional North officials joined James Gindl on Wednesday as he was awarded a…

June 25, 2014 2:14 pm Photos

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Judge to decide next month if Lynwood Police Board members in contempt of court

CHICAGO | A Cook County judge may decide next month if members of Lynwood's Police and Fire Board are in contempt of court for their refusal t…

June 25, 2014 12:20 pm
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