| Jul 5, 2012
| 3:35 PM
A rumbling, wind-whipping afternoon storm that passed directly over downtown Chicago brought the day’s brutal 103-degree temperature plummeting down into the 80s, though the cool down didn’t last long and Friday is still poised to break heat...
| 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...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 12:42 PM
The snow blew in like a wave Thursday morning. Roads were very slick, visibility was very limited.
"I was heading northbound from Indianapolis an when I hit about Lebanon it really started to get icy and that is when I started to see people slide off,"...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 7:05 AM
William H. Drenth, 92, formerly of East Jordan, died Thursday, Sept. 13, 2012, at his home in Mancelona.
Born on April 12, 1920, in Muskegon, the son of Herman E. "Shorty" and Nellie (Jensen) Drenth.
Bill married Reva Wilson on Aug. 30, 1941, in...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 7:20 AM
A 20-year-old man was pronounced dead after he was found with multiple gunshot wounds at his home in south suburban Harvey.
Jermaine Carter, 20, of the 14700 block of Leavitt Avenue in Harvey, was found at his home and taken to Ingalls Memorial...
| Jul 13, 2012
Launching a new college would "clearly be a great adventure but so is jumping off a bridge," physicist Joseph B. Platt wrote decades after accepting the challenge in 1956 to become the founding president of Harvey Mudd College in Claremont.
Humor was a...
| Feb 10, 2012
In Wisconsin, a group of environmentalists plans to bicycle to Chicago's G-8 and NATO summits to protest an economy that relies too heavily on fossil fuel.
In California, a nurses union has a permit for a Chicago march the day before the summits to...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 10:01 PM
Murder and armed robbery charges have been filed after the slaying of a man in south suburban Harvey late last week, police said.
Devin J. Bradley, 22, was charged with murder and armed robbery in the shooting death of Oshun Washington, who was shot to...
| Aug 11, 2012
| 1:19 PM
A 29-year-old Riverdale man was shot at a club in Harvey early Saturday morning, according to the Cook County medical examiner's office.
Kevin Guice, whose address was unavailable, was pronounced dead at 1:40 a.m. at Ingalls Memorial Hospital in Harvey...
| Aug 12, 2012
| 9:25 PM
A man and a teenage boy were each charged in connection to the fatal shooting of a south suburban man following an altercation inside a Harvey sports bar, officials said late Sunday night.
Kevin Guice, 30, was fatally shot early Saturday after a...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 6:49 AM
Two men go to court Monday morning for a deadly bar shooting in Harvey.
It started with an argument and escalated into gunfire.
30-year-old Kevin Guice was killed early Saturday morning at the Press Box Club at 154th St. and Dixie Hwy.
Police say 16-...
| Mar 4, 2012
| 8:17 PM
When the Anne Arundel County Council began the process of selecting a candidate to fill a vacancy on the panel last month, they whittled the list of 10 applicants down to two. And then they got stuck.
The council has been deadlocked in a 3-3 tie...