| Apr 7, 2012
| 7:15 PM
The tornadoes may have passed, but Terrie Koehler's family is still battling the storms. As the saying goes, "When it rains, it pours" and in this story, that rings true.
“I’m trying to get momentos – this is my daughter’s first...
| Apr 8, 2012
| 5:24 AM
Authorities in Oklahoma arrested two people early Sunday in connection with a deadly spate of random shootings in Tulsa that had residents on edge.
About 30 representatives from four law enforcement agencies -- the Tulsa police, Tulsa County Sheriff's...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 4:09 PM
SUMMERSVILLE, Mo. - On Friday hundreds of people stood in silence along a stretch of nearly 70 miles of road to honor a fallen soldier from Licking. Staff Sgt. Tyler J. Smith, 24, of Licking, Mo., died April 3, in Kandahar province, Afghanistan, of wounds...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 1:28 PM
A family returning home after dining out collided with a street-sweeper and a pick-up truck in southwest suburban Orland Park, killing a 15-year-old girl and her parents, authorities say.
The teen's sister, a 24-year-old woman, was driving the car and...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 5:13 PM
They came by the hundreds, many of them youths wearing baseball uniforms.
They somberly filed into the Dieterle Memorial Home in west suburban Montgomery on Wednesday to pay their final respects to a 12-year-old Oswego boy who died last week after he was...
| Dec 29, 2011
| 9:13 AM
Ever since I did a story on Riley Davis’ bone marrow transplant in September 2009, I looked forward to finally meeting him in person. I wanted to be there when he went back to Jacksonville Elementary School. He was in the middle of fourth grade when...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 2:54 PM
Elizabeth L. "Bobbi" Phillips, who co-founded and operated a West Baltimore funeral home, died of congestive heart failure Dec. 28 at her home. She was 93.
Born Elizabeth Lattimore in Baltimore and raised on Schroeder Street, she was a 1936 Frederick...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 7:07 PM
Close family members and friends of the five victims killed in the Stamford fire on Christmas Day. On 81st and Madison, at Frank E. Campbell funeral home, Madonna Badger, the mother of the three little girls Lily, Sarah and Grace, came out of seclusion...
| Jan 8, 2012
| 8:39 PM
Is it just me or is this season BORING? After a two week holiday hiatus, I was hoping that these peaches would be up to no good. But it's back to normal in the land of wigs, funeral parlors, sex toys and such.
Phaedra is still getting things together for...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 2:56 AM
Funeral arrangements have been made for Rasul "Rocky" Clark, who was paralyzed while playing football for Blue Island's Eisenhower High School in 2000 and later fought an unsuccessful battle to keep his health insurance.
Visitation will be Friday at AR...
| Jan 17, 2012
| 2:51 PM
Funeral services are scheduled for Wednesday for a Marine Corps sergeant and Chicago Heights native who was killed this month while serving in Afghanistan, according to the Indiana funeral home handling the arrangements.
Jonathan "Biggin" Metzger, 32,...