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Jason Allen

Reporter for the Southland Journal covering Crestwood, Orland Park, and Tinley Park

Crestwood to Restrict Tobacco Stores, Used Auto Dealerships

Crestwood is limiting the number of retail tobacco stores and used vehicle dealerships permitted in the village.

29 ‘Snow Angels’ Recognized by Orland Park Village Board

Students, service organizations, scout troops, athletic teams, student activity groups and church groups all generously contributed time and effort in support of Orland Park residents in need. #orlandpark

Tinley Park Trustee Diane Galante Removed from Village Board Meeting

Galante continued interrupting, which devolved into a shouting match. As a result of the lack of order and decorum, Glotz asked if there was a motion to remove Trustee Galante for lack of decorum.

Crestwood Establishing Free Tank of Gas Program, Breaking Ground on Flood Control Project

The groundbreaking culminates eight years of planning, engineering and analysis that involved public participation from more than 100 Crestwood residents.

Tinley Park Clerk O’Connor, Mayor Glotz Try to Set Record Straight With Galante

There’s not one board member that I’m aware of that has ever made one comment regarding Diane’s family member breaking a window and entering a business until she keeps bringing it up and bringing it up, and this is the reason it keeps getting discussed. #tinleypark

Orland Park Mayor Keith Pekau Calls DHS Disinformation Board ‘Exactly Orwell’s 1984’

It is positively Orwellian; it is exactly Orwell’s 1984 where he called it the Ministry of Truth.

Homer Glen Residents Concerned about Replacing Open Space with High Density Housing

We paid for this land, and to see it go downhill with high density housing in here, it’s embarrassing for all the people who put so many hours and so much time into getting these 200 acres.

Tinley Park Trustee Galante Abstains from Vote Approving Village Budget

I had sent some questions, prior to that I asked for meetings. With the new rules that I can’t meet with village employees without management approval, it made it very difficult. There was a lot of errors, I was told. #tinleypark

Keith Pekau Blasts Pritzker, State, County Over COVID, Addresses Kaspar Allegations

The governor, the State, and the County clearly used deception to manipulate the public, damage businesses, and destroy lives and livelihoods.

Homer Glen Mayor George Yukich, Upset Over Post, Calls Facebook ‘The Devil,’ Trustee Pazmino Responds

Facebook’s the devil. … Anyone can throw anything out there and see if it sticks to the wall and, if not, they try it again, but Jesus, how many times do you have to do it?

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