Archive for Tinley Park News

Who Spiked Tinley Park’s Caribbean Block Party?

Nice move, Tinley Park marketing team! There should be a huge boost of revenue from outside Tinley park this coming Sunday, July 17, due to the special guest appearance of Blackhawks and NHL LEGEND, Bobby Hull. I don’t care who you are or where you’re from, hockey fans know he was one of the best to [...]

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Summer things to do in downtown Tinley Park

Music June 25 • Eleventh Hour (Rock/Cover Band) July 9 • 4-Cast (80′s and Rock) July 23 • Yard Fulla Cars (Country) August 6 • Fret Brothers (Variety) Farmers’ Market The Farmers’ Market is open to the public every Saturday from June 4 to September 24 from 7:00am to 12:00pm in Zabrocki Plaza at the [...]

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Lotto dreams in Tinley Park (and thoughtful, less than materialistic ways to spend it or not spend it)

That’s right. $29.5 MILLION. I’m less than half a mile from the Speedway at 183rd and Harlem, where the winning ticket was sold. I’ve purchased quite a few lotto tickets from that same Speedway. Ouch. And that’s just the regular ol’ lottery, not the Mega Millions. It’s been growing since January. So, it’s time for [...]

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Your experiences from the Corvette convention at the Tinley Park Convention Center

I wasn’t able to make it to the largest event the Tinley Park Convention Center has seen to date. I’d love to hear thoughts from anyone who did get a chance

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Comparing Gas Prices – Tinley Park and the rest of the U.S.

As of today, July 6, 2011, the lowest gas price in Tinley Park is from Delta Sonic at 6800 159th St & Oak Park Ave which is currently at $3.89 per gallon for regular (from GasBuddy.com). Also according to GasBuddy, the lowest current gas price average (by city) in the U.S. is

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Is that Smirnoff in your shorts or are you just happy to see me?

Sunday, at the Tinley Park Jewel on 171st and Harlem, some guy somehow maneuvered a bottle of Smirnoff down his shorts and got away. Desperate times call for desperate measures, I suppose. And…those had to be some pretty tight shorts,

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Odyssey Plunder World

According to the Southtown Star, 3 cars were broken into and only the good stuff was swiped at Odyssey Fun World in Tinley Park. People, don’t keep your electronics or designer purses in your cars/trucks for all to see.

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