Lyft Driver Warning in Chicago South Suburb of DoltonSiloamNewsBreak Contributor
Rich Township School Board Candidates Assemble A Winning Team For District Students and FamiliesSouth Suburban NewsNewsBreak Contributor
Family Is in Uproar as the Search for a Missing 21-Year-Old Navy Sailor in Chicago Comes to an EndOwen BelenNewsBreak Contributor
Race Playing an Increasingly Crucial Role in the Chicago Mayoral Election Between Johnson and VallasNatalie Frank, Ph.D.NewsBreak Contributor
University Park Mayor Joseph Roudez Village's Financial Picture suggest Promises Made, Mean Promises KeptSouth Suburban NewsNewsBreak Contributor
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Indiana American Water Furthers its Mission of Health and Safety with new Gary Facility
Indiana American Water has been providing clean, safe water to the Northwest Indiana community for decades, but the company has recently taken the next step in safety by building a new disinfection treatment facility in Gary, Indiana. On Wednesday, September 28 community leaders and project partners gathered at the new facility to hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony and celebrate this great achievement.
Best place to live in Chicago • armed carjacker gets 22 years in jail • new air taxis
CHICAGO - A northern suburb was ranked the best place to live in the Chicago area by Niche; a man from Harvey was sentenced to 22 years in jail following an armed carjacking and police chase in Will County; and traveling might be getting a little easier with the use of air taxis to get between downtown Chicago and O'Hare International Airport in record time.
District 215 Board meeting agenda – 3/28/23
LANSING, Ill. (March 26, 2023) – The March 28 District 215 School Board meeting will take place at 6 p.m. at the Thornton Fractional Center for Academics and Technology. The full board packet and materials for the meeting, including all exhibits and other relevant materials, can be viewed at go.boarddocs.com/il/tfd215/Board.nsf/Public.
Lyft Driver Warning in Chicago South Suburb of Dolton
A Lyft driver warning is being put out as many drivers are being attacked. Most recently 32-year-old Marvin Enrique Bardales Valle picked up 19-year-old passenger Tarius Tully on March 9, in Louisiana but his ride ended in a fatal shooting. Another attack occurred when 75 year old Lyft driver James Evans was stabbed in the neck by his 26 year old Steffon Mitchell.
How to get tickets to Snoop Dog’s ‘High School Reunion’ Tour in Michigan, Chicago, Indiana and Ohio
Get tickets to see Snoop Dogg’s “High School Reunion Tour” July 23 at 6:00pm. at Pine Knob Music Theatre where the rap great will be joined by Wiz Khalifa and Too Short. Snoop Dogg also has Midwest stops in Illinois, Indiana and Ohio with tickets available at Stubhub, Vividseats and Ticketmaster.
Monday: Morning clouds, afternoon sun
LANSING, Ill. (March 26, 2023) – Sunday’s severe thunderstorms gave way to overnight clouds, which are forecast to dissolve into sunny skies as Monday progresses. High temp: 41 degrees. Current conditions, the four-hour forecast, and the five-day forecast are presented below. (On mobile, only three hours and three...
Remembering women of Lansing’s history
LANSING, Ill. (March 26, 2023) – “The hand that rocks the cradle, rules the world.”. That proverb was written by William Ross Wallace in 1865 under the title, “What Rules the World.”. The main role of a woman in the 1800s was to stay home and take...
Suburbs south of Chicago hit with hail and strong winds
JOLIET, Illinois - Some suburbs south of Chicago, including Joliet, Ottawa and Kankakee, may see a brief tornado on Sunday afternoon. FOX 32 Chicago Chief Meteorologist Emily Wahls said there was a severe thunderstorm warning for Will County on Sunday afternoon. The main concern was hail and torrential downpours. Hail reports have ranged from a half inch all the way to an inch.
Crete twins born at beginning of COVID-19 pandemic turn 3 years old
CRETE, Ill. (CBS) – It may be surreal to think this time three years ago, every headline was about COVID-19.The virus consumed seemingly every aspect of life, but imagine what it would have been like bringing home newborn twins during that mess.Morning Insider Lauren Victory introduced us to little girls from Crete who are celebrating their third COVID birthday.Pandemic panic shopping was already in full swing when Gov. JB Pritzker ordered all bars and restaurants in the state to close to the public on March 15, 2020.On the same day everything shut down, the world opened up for Nissi and...
Gen Z, Millennials Respond To Adulting, Old Skills Survey Results
A recent study suggested how old skills like reading maps and balancing checkbooks could benefit young people today. Some Gen Z aren’t buying it. In a survey commissioned by British company Ordnance Survey, 60% of millenial respondents said they relied on digital maps when going somewhere new and a quarter are “very reliant” on them in their day-to-day lives.
2 people fatally shot overnight in Homewood
Two people are dead after a shooting in Homewood overnight. Police say it happened just before midnight on the 7700 block of Frankstown Avenue, when about 15 rounds were fired.
Vigil held for Harvey man who was murdered in road rage attack
Marchello Leggans, 41, was leaving a party last Saturday when he was cut off by the driver of another vehicle according to relatives. Family members say nearby surveillance video shows a man exiting the car and shooting Leggans five times. Nate Rodgers reports.
Police find van stolen from family with disabled son, but van is damaged and wheelchair may be missing
BLUE ISLAND, Illinois - Police have found a van stolen from a suburban Chicago mom with a disabled son, but the van is damaged and the wheelchair may be missing. Alicia Rodriguez said police told her the van, which was stolen on Monday from a handicapped parking spot in Blue Island, was at the pound.
Rich Township School Board Candidates Assemble A Winning Team For District Students and Families
Rich Township School Board District 227 candidates Randy Alexander, and Andrea Bonds have made it known to their community that educating children is their prime objective. It is not just through word of mouth that most voters believe this statement. It is simply this, they have served on the board and there has been amazing progress made under their leadership.
Voting rights effort targets those held in jails across US
CHICAGO (AP) — The voting precinct could have been any one of hundreds throughout Chicago, except that these voters in the first round of the mayoral election were all wearing the same beige smocks. And the security at this polling place wasn’t intended to keep disrupters and campaigners out, but the voters in.
Severe Weather, Precipitation and Drought Update
Weather Service office in Chicago said they received around three dozen reports of hail, most of which were close to the I-80 corridor stretching from LaSalle County, IL to Porter County, IN. Hail as small as peas was reported, but there were some locations that saw hail at least the size of quarters. Sheridan in […]
Illinois Man to Stand Trial In Alleged K9 Shooting
KENOSHA, WI (WLIP)–An Illinois man is set to stand trial in Kenosha County this week. Alan Brown of Countryside in Cook County, is charged with allegedly shooting Kenosha County Sheriff’s K9 Riggs during a pursuit in October 2021. Brown was wanted in Illinois for two homicides when he...
Homewood Brewing Company Honoring the Life of Juice WRLD
The brand new brewery is expected to open sometime next year
Effin Egg plans to open in Lansing in coming weeks
LANSING, Ill. (March 25, 2023) – If the food doesn’t get your attention, the name of the place likely will, as an Effin Egg franchise is getting ready to set up shop in Lansing. The location in the center of a strip mall at 17030 Torrence Avenue used...
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