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Lipinski Aids Lifttruck Facility

Stressed ‘Buy American’ When Bedford Park Co. Was BypassedCong. Dan Lipinski (D-3rd) and Hoist Lifttruck, 6499 W. 65th St., Bedford Park, have secured a ÒBuy American” victory for American manufacturing.On Tuesday morning, Lipinski announced that Hoist Lifttruck had been awarded a $670,000 contract to build four 18-ton forklifts for the Department of Defense.{{more}}After initially losing……

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Cockatiel Found In Hale Park

A Cockatiel was found in Hale Park on Sunday, October 16th. Anyone missing a Cockatiel should contact the finder at (773) 203-0947 or e-mail her at [email protected] To view this page you will need to log in or sign up for a subscription. To subscribe visit https://www.southwestregionalpublishing.com/subscription-pricing-page/ Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

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Cite Officers In Battling Against Abuse

The Chicago Lawn (8th) District Domestic Violence Subcommittee on Tuesday night recognized Officers Raymond Piwnicki and Timothy Quinn for going above the call of duty while responding to a domestic violence call.{{more}}The officers are both from the 8th District of the Chicago Police Department. The awards were presented at the 8th District station.In honor of……

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Warn of ‘Scams’ in Oak Lawn

Village Board Also Approves New 1st District TrusteeSeveral senior scams have been reported in the Village of Oak Lawn, and they were among the topics of discussion at the Oak Lawn Village Board meeting on Tuesday.{{more}}Trustee Alex Olejniczak (2nd) stated that offenders are calling seniors, pretending to be the police.One senior couple listened to what……

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Unemployed Look For Possibilities at Job Fair

Long lines and expectant faces awaited prospective employers at Cong. Dan Lipinski’s (D-3rd) first-ever job fair last Friday.On Oct. 7, Lipinski hosted a job fair at the Bridgeview Community Center, 7900 S. Oketo Ave., to help residents who are unemployed or underemployed network with potential employers.{{more}}Participating businesses included Cintas Corp., Metra, Pace, and Walgreens, among……

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Future of Holy Cross, Nativity Are Unknown

Maria High School, 6727 S. California Ave, apparently will become a charter school in 2013.For 100 years, Maria has served the Southwest Side of Chicago as an all-girl Catholic school.But the announcement came last week that Maria will no longer continue to operate as a Catholic institution because it is no longer financially possible. But……

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Lane Resigns As Committeeman, Suggests Curtis

Lona Lane has decided she wants to concentrate solely on her duties as 18th Ward alderman.On Oct. 5, she handed in her resignation as ward committeeman and has asked the community to support Derrick Curtis to take her place.{{more}}Curtis is the current ward superintendent for the city’s Department of Streets and Sanitation. He is a……