It seems that the not so sleepy Village of Oak Park has attracted Olympic sized attention in more than one way. Of course, we had The Flying Squirrel, Ellis Coleman, OPRF graduate and wrestler. But what does Oak Park have that could interest U. S. Olympic Gold Medal winner, Ryan Lochte? The trademarked term JEAH.

Drugged Driving and DUIs

In June, I blogged about the increased penalties on drunk drivers in Illinois.  Anyone driving drunk who causes an injury in an accident will have their license summarily suspended.  Continuing this trend of harsher penalties, the Illinois Supreme Court Upheld the felony conviction of a driver found to be under the influence of drugs and

Do You Have The Force of Your Evictions?

An unfortunate side effect of a bad economy is renters that fail to pay rent. Many landlords allow tenants to pay late or partially based on goodwill developed over time. However, if the tenant stops returning your phone calls or making excuses for late payment and the months of back rent are piling up, what

“Drunk & Naked” Is not a Hit for Randy Travis

At least once a week, sometimes two or three times a week, a celebrity is arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol.  Cat Cora, Lindsay Lohan and Amanda Bynes gave me enough material for a summertime of blogs.  However, no DUI/DWI incident has proved more sensational than country singing legend Randy Travis!  According to

“IL – Legal” Helpers Debt Resoultion, LLC.

This weeks blog is a public service announcement to anyone who was duped into hiring Legal Helpers Debt Resolution, LLC. Illinois Attorney General, Lisa Madigan, recently reached a $2.1 Million settlement with Legal helpers, according to the Chicago Tribune. The suit alleged that Legal Helpers was not actually providing legal help, but rather using lawyers