Friday, March 22, 2013
Thomas P. Mastro, 24, died from a gunshot wound to the chest Thursday after an argument in the parking lot of a Tinley 7-Eleven. Police have a man in custody, but charges have not been filed.
One man is in custody Thursday afternoon, in connection with a fatal shooting at a 7-Eleven convenience store in Tinley Park, according to reports. The shooting happened between two men who got into an argument around 3:05 p.m., in the parking lot of the convenience store at 16658 S. Oak Park Avenue in Tinley Park, said Village of Tinley Park spokesman Jason Freeman. Thomas P. Mastro, 24, of Tinley Park, died from a gunshot wound to the chest, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner's Office. Tinley Park police still have a suspect in custody, but charges have not been filed, police said. The department is working with the Cook County State's Attorney's Office in the continuing investigation, police added. The suspect fled the scene…
Wednesday, January 16, 2013
Good for any size all day on Wednesdays in January.
7-Eleven stores all over the United States are offering a mid-week pick-me-up to their patrons every Wednesday in January. Today, Wednesday, Jan. 9, and for the next three weeks, patrons can pick up any size cup of coffee for only $1. Brazilian Dark Roast is the retailer's newest best-selling and most full-bodied coffee, according to a press release from 7-Eleven. But guests are welcome to create their own coffee creation. The deal is valid all day Wednesdays, Jan. 16, 23 and 30. Palos Heights has two 7-Eleven stores, 6350 W 135th St. and near the corner of College Drive and Harlem Avenue. Join the conversation. Friend Palos Patch on Facebook and sign up for the daily email newsletter!
Wednesday, October 10, 2012
A grand opening is scheduled for Nov. 9.
The new 7-Eleven location is open for business in Palos Heights. Convenience store employees are planning a grand opening event for the public on Nov. 9. Coupons and gift card giveaways will be a part of the celebration from noon to 3 p.m. The location will be open 24 hours a day and was approved for a liquor license in August. 7-Eleven is located at 11900 S. Harlem Ave. in the space between Tastee Freez and Mona Lisa. Source: City of Palos Heights Keep up on the latest! Like Palos Patch on Facebook and sign up for the breaking news alerts!
Friday, September 7, 2012
Remodeling at a Harlem Avenue building is underway for a new 7-Eleven. During approval of a liquor license for the convenience store, alderman raised concerns about safety.
Another well-known convenience shop is expected to pop up in Palos Heights soon. A new 7-Eleven location near Harlem and College avenues, which is currently under construction, will be open 24 hours a day. Last month, the City Council approved a liquor license for the well-known convenience store. Palos Heights aldermen raised concerns about safety in the store for cashiers who would be working alone at night. "I have no problem with the liquor license but I'm concerned about young girls ... being alone at the wee hours of the morning," said Alderman Jack Clifford. All stores have alarms and are equipped with panic buttons and security cameras, according to 7-Eleven representatives who spoke to the council. Keep up on the latest! Like …