| 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,...
| Jan 24, 2012
There will be a time, many times actually, when a friend, co-worker or casual acquaintance will face the death of a loved one.
There will be mourning. There may be a visitation or memorial service, perhaps reflecting religious, family, cultural and...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 3:56 PM
Saying she was "disturbed and discouraged and disappointed," Cook County board president Toni Preckwinkle promised to "overhaul" the medical examiner's office -- and fire some workers -- because of crowded conditions in the morgue.
"I've been as...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 3:20 AM
A South Side woman has sued the struggling funeral home that was supposed to handle her mother’s funeral, claiming the business kept her mother’s body for more than 40 days after the funeral until the funeral home was shut down last week by...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 7:50 PM
Three more families have joined a lawsuit against a struggling South Side funeral home, claiming they waited months to receive the ashes of their loved ones, only to find the bodies were being stored in a building with no power.
There were nine bodies...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 4:44 PM
Funeral arrangements have been set for a man who drowned in Belmont Harbor after disappearing early Saturday.
The body of Philip Patnaude, 28, was found Monday morning about 30 feet from the mouth of Belmont Harbor, in an area where police divers had...
| Oct 2, 2011
| 5:30 PM
Among the 61 calls the Arbutus Volunteer Fire Department received for medical and fire-rescue service Sept. 25-Oct. 2 were the following:
Frederick Road at Wade Avenue, 3:51 p.m. Sept. 28. Crews from the Arbutus volunteer station and Catonsville,...
| Aug 17, 2011
It was only a few steps. But it might as well have been a few miles.
For this was the longest walk of police Chief George Bruneio's life.
Looking unsteady, he stood before the phalanx of law enforcement officers gathered Tuesday at Northampton Community...
| Oct 26, 2011
An article in the Oct. 28, 1911 edition of The Argus reported on the determined effort by a local football club in a loss to a Naval Academy plebe team in Annapolis.
The football team of fourth-class midshipmen of the Navy met the team of Catonsville...
| Oct 30, 2011
| 1:01 PM
Funeral arrangements have been set for a 14-year-old girl who was found stabbed to death in her Indian Head Park home on Thursday.
Kelli O'Laughlin, a freshman at Lyons Township High School was found by her mother, Brenda O'Laughlin, after she may have...