A 35-year-old Chicago Heights man and a 17-year-old from Sauk Village died in the crash.
The man faces charges of aggravated battery causing great bodily harm and official misconduct.
The voicemail allegedly stated, in part, “We will surround the (expletive) White House, and we will kill any (expletive) Democrat that steps on the (expletive) lawn.”
The Illinois Department of Public Health will offer free COVID-19 testing in Chicago Heights, Blue Island and Calumet Park this week.
Chicago rapper Twista is partnering with Habitat for Humanity's ReStores in the Chicago area, including one in Chicago Heights, for a holiday toy drive.
Illinois State Police are investigating a Saturday shooting involving Chicago Heights police.
Police say a Chicago Heights man treated for a gunshot wound at a Dyer hospital is facing charges of murder and home invasion for his role in a shootout Tuesday at a home in Ford Heights, Illinois.
CHICAGO HEIGHTS — A Lake Station man died after he was hit by a truck on an Illinois highway. The 32-year-old man was remembered by family as someone who was always there for others.
CHICAGO HEIGHTS — A 32-year-old Hammond man was struck by a truck while standing outside of his vehicle parked on a highway shoulder.
CHICAGO HEIGHTS | The Prairie State College speech team placed fifth in the community college division and brought home several individual awards during the Illinois Intercollegiate Forensics Association State Speech Tournament hosted by Bradley University.
They speak with confidence about their loves, dreams, goals and experiences. Meet the amazing students at Bloom Township High School District 206 in Chicago Heights.
CHICAGO HEIGHTS, Ill. | The paralyzed Chicago Heights man found shot to death Monday in his wheelchair was a registered sex offender, authorities said.