Author: Wendy Heise

Park Forest Celebrates Halloween

(Photo: Wendy Heise) Safe Halloween 2008 Photo Gallery Park Forest, IL–(ENEWSPF)– Many children and parents turned out to the Annual Safe Trick or Treat and Costume Contest in Downtown Park Forest on Friday, October 31st. Parents and kids alike enjoyed plenty of candy, great company and great costumes. Bags began[Read More…]

Village Commemorates September 11, 2001

Fire Captain Mike Wheeler sounds the bell, sounding 3-3-5. (Photo: Wendy Heise) Park Forest, IL–(ENEWSPF)– Members of the Park Forest Fire and Police Departments held a ceremony last Thursday to remember the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. Deputy Fire Chief Bruce Ziegle welcomed those in attendance. A moment of[Read More…]

Tornado Scars Richton Park

A tornado ripped through the Richton Square Apartments Saturday evening. (Photo: Wendy Heise) Story updated at 10:13 a.m. with comments from Richton Park Mayor Rick Reinbold  Richton Park , IL–(ENEWSPF)– A tornado estimated at times to be 1/2 mile wide touched down in Richton Park and University Park Saturday evening[Read More…]