| Jan 22, 2014
| 4:20 PM
A city employee and close family friend to Harvey’s mayor is facing attempted murder charges after being accused of slicing his girlfriend’s fingers with a steak knife, court records show.
Building inspector Lester L. Crowder was arrested by...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 9:01 PM
A former rail worker from northwest Indiana alleges in a federal lawsuit that he endured a racially hostile work environment at the railroad company where he worked, which culminated in an epithet-laced attack by a co-worker who cut off his dreadlocks...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 12:00 PM
With national signing day only days away, preview the Terps' class of 2014 with a handy, commit-by-commit guide. Prospect profiles will run all the way through Wednesday (Feb. 5), when players can officially sign a national letter of intent. (SEE THEM ALL...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 12:26 PM
By Karl Plume
CHICAGO, Feb 5 (Reuters) - A winter storm that brought heavy
snow and ice to much of the U.S. Midwest farm belt on Wednesday
slowed grain and livestock shipments to a near standstill,
reduced pork production and halted wheat milling at...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 5:07 PM
"Chicago P.D." star LaRoyce Hawkins counts himself lucky to be working full time on a TV series without moving away from Chicago.
The Harvey native and Thornton High School grad figured he'd eventually leave home for work after graduating from Illinois...
| Jan 11, 2014
| 3:15 PM
A Harvey man on parole for murder forced his way into a Lansing home last fall and tied up and robbed the man who lived there, prosecutors said Saturday.
Pierre Morgan, 37, of the 15400 block of Western Avenue, Harvey, is charged with one count of...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 11:22 AM
A man shot to death by a store clerk as he tried to rob a South Side cell phone store Tuesday was being sought as a suspect in the shooting of a Harvey police officer last month, a Harvey spokesman said this afternoon.
At the time he was shot by the...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 8:00 AM
The beginning of the end came this week for the Old Spinning Wheel restaurant.
Demolition of the eatery fashioned as a rustic log cabin began Wednesday. It opened its doors in the 1930s and became a local gathering spot in Hinsdale.
The tear-down of...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 5:56 PM
Those in Harvey on Saturday honoring slain former Simeon Career Academy football player Demarius Reed at a service said they wanted to focus on his life — not the violent way it ended.
The 20-year-old starting wide receiver at Eastern Michigan...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 6:58 PM
A person was found shot in the head in Harvey Friday afternoon, killed in a homicide, authorities said.
The Cook County medical examiner's office did not have information on the age, sex or race of the person found near 155th Street and Campbell...
| Nov 14, 2013
It took 69 years, but Mary Ann Harvey can finally swing on the swings — thanks to a fully wheelchair accessible playground in Joliet.
Believed to be the first of it's kind in the state, the playground at United Cerebral Palsy of Illinois...