| May 28, 2012
| 11:24 AM
Two people were killed this weekend in separate shooting and stabbing incidents in south suburban Harvey and Chicago Heights, officials said.
The shooting occurred early Sunday in Harvey, though the exact address of the attack was not available.
| Nov 4, 2012
| 6:20 PM
A 24-year-old Harvey man was killed early this morning after being hit by a vehicle while he was crossing a street in the south suburban city.
The man, identified by the Cook County medical examiner's office as Javier Segura, 24, of the 15800 block of...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 4:58 PM
Police were speaking to witnesses and “persons of interest” after a man was found shot to death at a home in South Holland this afternoon, police said.
An 18-year-old man died following a shooting at a home in the 14700 block of East...
| 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...