| May 22, 2013
| 4:00 AM
— The Illinois House's longtime gambling expansion point man has dropped his sponsorship of a casino bill to avoid a potential conflict of interest.
Democratic Rep. Lou Lang of Skokie wrote to the House clerk that he is now affiliated with a law...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 1:00 PM
At least 10 people were killed, including a 6-year-old girl, in shootings over the weekend in Chicago.
The slain were among at least 49 people wounded in shootings from 5 p.m. Friday to 6 a.m. Monday, according to information compiled by the Chicago...
| Jan 2, 2012
| 3:30 PM
A 66-year-old woman was pronounced dead this afternoon after a fire in her Calumet City home, officials said.
The fire broke out at the woman's home on the 400 block of Buffalo Avenue, officials said.
Elizabeth Klimczak was pronounced dead on the...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 3:02 PM
A South Bend grandmother is facing up to 90 years in prison, and Thursday, jurors told WSBT why they found Dellia Castile guilty of neglect.
Castile is the South Bend grandmother convicted Wednesday of neglect, accused of not reporting abuse that...
| Oct 21, 2012
| 11:31 AM
A Cook County Judge ordered the live-in boyfriend charged in the death of a missing Calumet City woman held without bail Sunday.
As friends searched a forest preserve Sunday for the remains of Gena Chiodo, Donal E. Clark, 42, appeared in Cook County bond...
| May 24, 2012
| 2:59 PM
Twelve people were arrested during a Southeast Side drug bust that nettled more than $730,000 in narcotics, according to Chicago police.
The disbanded drug market was purportedly controlled by members of the Gangster Disciple and Black P. Stone street...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 9:49 AM
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Event Name : SummerFest
Phone : 708-862-4165
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Event Date : June 23rd/24th
Location : 768 Lincoln Avenue, Calumet City, IL 60409
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| Jun 9, 2012
| 2:55 PM
Calumet City police are interviewing a man who they call a "person of interest" in the slaying of a 16-year-old girl whose body was found this week in a dumpster in a Hammond, Ind. alley, authorities said today.
No charges have been filed against the...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 1:22 AM
A man wanted in connection with a shooting at a Calumet City nighclub that left two dead and two wounded has been brought back to Illinois from Texas to face murder charges, police said.
Antonio Goston, 26, was arrested May 23 in Fort Worth, Texas, on...
| Jul 8, 2012
| 4:03 PM
Police in south suburban Harvey believe the death of a 14-year-old boy late Saturday was the result of an accidental shooting, authorities said.
The teen was identified as Mario Butler, of the 1600 block of Downs Drive in Calumet City, and he was...
| Feb 2, 2012
| 10:23 AM
Two Calumet City police officers shot and killed a teen who suffered from Asperger's syndromeduring a domestic disturbance call Wednesday.
Just before 8:30 a.m., Calumet City police responded to a call at the home on the 500 block of Forsythe. Police...