| Nov 13, 2013
If the proposed Wrigley Field renovation gets completed, the team would be in line for an $8.5 million property tax break, under a measure the City Council is expected to approve Wednesday.
Cubs ownership would be in line for an $8.5 million property...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 10:15 AM
The Northampton County Coroner's office has identified a man found dead Saturday morning under a railroad bridge in Easton.
Emery Clark Jr., 53, has no last known address. Clark's cause and manner of death are pending additional medical testing, said...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 6:58 PM
The body of a man in his 50s was found Saturday morning under a railroad bridge in Easton.
Northampton County Coroner Zachary Lysek said the body was found just after 9 a.m. under a Norfolk Southern Corp. bridge, near the closed former passenger...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 4:59 AM
By John Balassi
NEW YORK, Nov 6 (IFR) - A global rally is in full swing on
Wednesday morning, despite looming event risks this week which
include the ECB policy meeting on Thursday and Friday's
Market participants are using yesterday's sell-...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 6:23 PM
Canton has traditionally been a blue-collar neighborhood, and for more than 100 years, the Canton Railroad Co. has been a part of that mix, moving freight for local industries and the port of Baltimore.
Its locomotives are a familiar — and at times...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 1:36 PM
Just before 5 Friday morning a train hit a car in southern Kosciusko County, killing Wesley Cox and his 4-year old daughter Grace Cox.
They are both from Laketon, near North Manchester.
It happened in the small town of Sydney on State Road 13....
| Aug 28, 2013
| 6:25 AM
GENEVA — Problems at a train crossing in southwestern Lincoln have apparently improved substantially after residents complained vocally and county officials threatened to try to throw railroad executives in jail.
Geneva residents Earl Dean...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 5:14 PM
The Norfolk Southern Corp. has gone to court to challenge its Franklin County property tax assessment, arguing that it should be paying state taxes, not local ones.
The railroad company filed a civil lawsuit on Aug. 20 against the Franklin County...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 8:28 AM
GENEVA — On the first day of school last week, former Lincoln County sheriff Earl Dean McWhorter found himself waiting at the Geneva railroad crossing.
McWhorter was eighth in line and a school bus was first in line. The train wasn't moving. And...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 5:00 AM
I always find it amusing how people that buy into less desirable neighborhoods are quick to complain when the thing that made their home less wanted — and cheaper — gets even worse ("Study finds planned CSX transfer station could have negative...
| Jul 17, 2013
With a massive freight yard expansion backed by Mayor Rahm Emanuel poised to bulldoze the northeast corner of Englewood, a new analysis suggests the project would substantially increase lung-damaging pollution in a neighborhood already plagued by high...