Toys for Tots collection underway now

November 21, 2015 by  

The popular Toys for Tots program seeks to make sure every child in Hickory Hills has a toy for Christmas, and collection of the toys is now underway at the Palos Park Police Department.

The department staff is [Read more]

Stagg High School to stage ‘Tom Sawyer’

October 15, 2015 by  

Residents of Hickory Hills, Palos Heights, and other area communities can still get tickets for ‘Tom Sawyer’, which will be presented at Stagg High School by the Spotlight Youth Theater. The production features cast members from [Read more]

Annual jamboree sees 21 bands take to the field

September 30, 2015 by  

The Amos Alonzo Stagg High School in Palos Hills hosted its yearly Marching Band Jamboree on September 12.

In total, 21 bands took part in the [Read more]

Local firefighting district wins grant

August 31, 2015 by  

According to Illinois Congressman Dan Lipinski, the North Palos Fire Protection District (NPFPD), which provides [Read more]

Illinois lawmakers plan a half-marathon—with coffee

July 17, 2015 by  

Illinois State Senator Bill Cunningham and Representative Fran Hurley are set to take part in what they are calling a “coffee half marathon”.

The two officials intend to [Read more]

Worth Park District offers entertaining classes to area residents

June 30, 2015 by  

Hickory Hills parents who are wondering how to keep youngsters entertained this summer have only to go to the nearby Worth Park District to find a number of programs suitable for youngsters.

According to a recent news item, the [Read more]

Police to raise funds for Special Olympics

May 29, 2015 by  

Police officers in Palos Park, near Hickory Hills, are holding their annual ‘Cop on Rooftop’ to help the Special Olympics.

The Palos Park officers will [Read more]

Local college presents an evening of musical entertainment

April 21, 2015 by  

Trinity Christian College in Palos Heights, about five miles from Hickory Hills, is getting ready to entertain area theater-goers with its annual musical.

According to an April 16, 2015 news item, the [Read more]

Race registration open for Stagg race

March 31, 2015 by  

Stagg High School in Palos Hills is planning a 5K, and registration for the event is open now. This is the eighth time the [Read more]

BNSF invests in Illinois

February 28, 2015 by  

Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) is making a number of capital investments in Illinois in 2015. The railroad will spend approximately $339m to improve or undertake various projects, and to [Read more]

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