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Tradition continues with Marian Catholic Oktoberfest

Tradition continues with Marian Catholic Oktoberfest

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | Nearly every space of Marian Catholic High School will be turned into a crafter’s dreamland when the Marian Catholic High Sc…

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Rollover ties up I-394 traffic near Sauk Trail for 5 hours

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | A rolled over semitrailer had all lanes of Interstate 394 closed Thursday morning at Sauk Trail, police said.

September 18, 2014 5:12 pm

Rollover ties up I-394 traffic near Sauk Trail for 5 hours

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | A rolled over semitrailer had all lanes of Interstate 394 closed Thursday morning at Sauk Trail, police said.

September 18, 2014 5:12 pm

Grants to help Juvenile Court offenders

CHICAGO | Organizations throughout the city’s Southeast Side and surrounding suburbs will receive Cook County grants to support work with yout…

September 15, 2014 12:00 am

Ford Explorer posts best month since Chicago production started

Ford Explorer posts best month since Chicago production started

CHICAGO | Ford Explorer sales rose 25 percent in August, the best month it's had since it was first made in Chicago in 2010.

September 14, 2014 5:00 am

Rail Safety Week begins Sept. 14

Police will be on the lookout for unsafe driving around railroad crossings on Sept. 14 in Chicago Heights and surrounding communities.

September 08, 2014 12:00 am

Engineering student learning in the classroom and in the field

Engineering student learning in the classroom and in the field

Lansing teen Alexander Buoscio recently finished his second year as a summer intern with Chicago-based Walsh Construction.

September 04, 2014 12:00 am

Autopsy: Chicago Heights boy drowned in Kankakee River

AROMA PARK |  Kankakee County Coroner Robert Gessner said Tuesday that preliminary autopsy results showed a Chicago Heights boy drowned in the…

September 02, 2014 7:45 pm

South suburbs to benefit from pavement patching projects

Dolton, South Holland, Thornton and Chicago Heights are among communities that will benefit from pavement projects by the Illinois Department …

September 02, 2014 3:12 pm

Late Start Classes an option at Prairie State College

One of the great things about a community college is the flexibility in course scheduling. Since community colleges understand that students h…

September 01, 2014 12:00 am

High school students participate in PSC Summer Science and Math Camp

High school students participate in PSC Summer Science and Math Camp

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | Students from throughout the south suburbs participated in a summer science and math camp at Prairie State College.

August 24, 2014 12:00 am

Photographer of the Year and annual student exhibit opens at PSC

CHICAGO HEIGHTS |  A selection of works from Prairie State College Photographer of the Year honoree Carole Rose will be on display through Sep…

August 22, 2014 12:00 am

National Weather Service issues flood advisory

The National Weather Service has issued a flood advisory until 10:30 this morning for Lake and Porter Counties in Indiana and southeastern Coo…

August 21, 2014 7:24 am

2 killed in separate shootings in Chicago Heights

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | Two men were killed in separate shootings overnight Monday in Chicago Heights, police said.

August 20, 2014 7:30 pm

2 killed in separate shootings in Chicago Heights

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | Two men were killed in separate shootings overnight Monday in Chicago Heights, police said.

August 20, 2014 7:30 pm

Two STEM@PSC students named IIT Presidential Scholarship recipients

Two STEM@PSC students named IIT Presidential Scholarship recipients

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | Start Near, Go Far is the Prairie State College tagline, and two recent graduates are exemplifying that message with their o…

August 20, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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D.206 gets $2M grant to bolster college and career preparation

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | Bloom Township High School District 206 will receive $2 million in federal funds to pay for programs at Bloom High School th…

August 16, 2014 12:00 am

Lay principal a new habit for Marian Catholic

Lay principal a new habit for Marian Catholic

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | A wall of portraits tells Steve Tortorello that he's breaking new ground as Marian Catholic High School principal.

August 11, 2014 11:00 pm

Support for returning adults offered at Prairie State College

Starting college or returning to school after an absence can be daunting at any age. But, if it has been a while since you were in a classroom…

August 04, 2014 12:00 am

Prairie State College dean earns program improvement certification

Prairie State College dean earns program improvement certification

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | Kim Marisa Kunce, dean of adult education at Prairie State College, recently completed an intensive two-year training as a C…

August 01, 2014 12:00 am

Ill. official tours SouthSTAR Services' e-recycling facility

Ill. official tours SouthSTAR Services' e-recycling facility

STEGER | Lawrence Hunt was eager to explain his work to Kevin Casey, director of the Division of Developmental Disabilities for Illinois.

July 31, 2014 4:00 pm Photos

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H-F's leaders in theater production this August

FLOSSMOOR | Homewood-Flossmoor Community High School Leaders in Theatre Ensemble will present "44 Plays for 44 Presidents" this August.

July 31, 2014 12:00 am

Information session for returning adults Aug. 12 at PSC

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | Prairie State College is hosting a New Directions information session for returning adult students from 6 to 8 p.m., Aug. 12…

July 25, 2014 12:00 am

Illinois man retried, found not guilty in slaying

CHICAGO | A suburban Chicago man who was granted a new trial for a slaying he was convicted of nearly two decades ago has been acquitted and set free.

July 23, 2014 3:16 pm

Prairie State College police officers accept water challenge, donate to charity

Prairie State College police officers accept water challenge, donate to charity

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | At 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, the Prairie State College  Police Department accepted the Cold Water Challenge to raise money for charity.

July 21, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Auditions for 'A Little Night Music' announced

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | The Drama Group is hosting auditions for its performance of "A Little Night Music," with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondhei…

July 18, 2014 12:00 am

TIF district tax collection info now online

The number of tax increment finance districts are on the rise, although the amount of money they are raising to permit local governments to bo…

July 17, 2014 12:00 am

H-F Summer Theatre presents 'The Wizard of Oz'

H-F Summer Theatre presents 'The Wizard of Oz'

FLOSSMOOR | Homewood-Flossmoor Community High School Summer Theatre will present "The Wizard of Oz" later this month. This classic tale of Dor…

July 12, 2014 12:00 am

Six injured in separate Chicago Heights shootings

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | Police are investigating two separate Monday shootings that left six people injured, two of them in critical condition, poli…

July 08, 2014 12:05 pm

Why you should consider a community college

If you still haven’t finalized your educational plans, attending a community college this fall is an excellent option.

July 07, 2014 12:00 am

Registration open for fall credit and noncredit courses at PSC

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | Registration for fall 2014 is open at Prairie State College. Credit courses begin Aug. 18. Noncredit courses include a varie…

June 20, 2014 12:00 am

Nursing career ahead for teen who counts her blessings

Nursing career ahead for teen who counts her blessings

Kelley Walsh’s career plans clicked into place when she witnessed a nurse in action, and as a result she will begin college studies this fall …

June 19, 2014 12:00 am

Ford Heights man charged in shooting death of his cousin

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | A 33-year-old Ford Heights man is charged with first-degree murder in the shooting death of his cousin on Monday, police sai…

June 18, 2014 4:45 pm

Police: Person of interest in Chicago Heights shooting death

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | Police had a person of interest Wednesday morning in the Saturday shooting death of a 19-year-old Chicago Heights man.

June 18, 2014 12:15 pm

Marian Catholic hosts youth summer sports camps

Marian Catholic hosts youth summer sports camps

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | Marian Catholic High School will be offering a variety of youth camps throughout the summer.

June 18, 2014 12:00 am

Chicago Heights woman helps others while waiting for kidney

Chicago Heights woman helps others while waiting for kidney

With her positive attitude and bubbly personality, Jameria Smith sounds like a typical 24-year-old talking about her goals. It's the obstacles…

June 18, 2014 12:00 am

HEALTH BRIEFS: IUN seminar to focus on adolescent asthma

Adolescent asthma seminar at IUN

June 16, 2014 1:00 pm

St. James hospitals pulled off the market

St. James hospitals pulled off the market

Less than a year after announcing it was seeking a buyer or partner for its Chicago Region properties, Franciscan Alliance has pulled them off…

June 15, 2014 5:30 am Photos

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H-F graduates class of 2014

H-F graduates class of 2014

FLOSSMOOR |  On June 1, the 55th graduating class from Homewood-Flossmoor Community High School walked across the stage at H-F Stadium to rece…

June 09, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Spring 2014 Basic Firefighter graduates announced at PSC

Spring 2014 Basic Firefighter graduates announced at PSC

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | Prairie State College recently held a special graduation ceremony for the Basic Firefighter program on the main campus of PS…

June 08, 2014 12:00 am

Explorers power Chicago Assembly comeback

Explorers power Chicago Assembly comeback

CHICAGO | Four years ago, Ford pumped $400 million into its oldest continuously operated factory, which at one time made Model Ts, so it could…

June 05, 2014 10:07 pm

Woman receives 25-year prison term for slaying of co-worker

MARKHAM | A 31-year-old woman received a 25-year prison term this week after pleading guilty to a criminal charge related to the stabbing deat…

June 04, 2014 3:39 pm

Summer at PSC is perfect for guest students

When you think of summer, you don’t always think about college. But, maybe you should. Taking a college course in the summer can lighten your …

June 02, 2014 12:00 am

Five south suburban teens get free ride for college

There were thousands of students graduating from high school this past week, with dreams in their head of continuing their education while als…

June 01, 2014 12:00 am

Ford recalls locally made vehicles

Ford recalls locally made vehicles

Ford has recalled nearly 400,000 vehicles that were made at the Chicago Assembly Plant in Hegewisch, as well as 82,500 floor mats in another …

May 30, 2014 1:00 pm

United Auto Workers plan to increase dues

The United Auto Workers union wants to boost dues by 25 percent to rebuild its strike fund before entering into contractor negotiations next year.

May 30, 2014 5:00 am

H-F High School invites public to its renovated North Building

H-F High School invites public to its renovated North Building

FLOSSMOOR | Homewood-Flossmoor Community High School District 233 hosted a building dedication and community open house for its renovated Nort…

May 30, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Marian Catholic honors 2014 graduates

Marian Catholic honors 2014 graduates

TINLEY PARK | Friends, family and guests of the Marian Catholic community gathered May 19 at the Tinley Park Convention Center to honor the se…

May 28, 2014 12:00 am

PSC Student Review staffers receive awards for excellence in journalism

The Student Review at Prairie State College recently was recognized with a number of awards in the annual state competition sponsored by the I…

May 26, 2014 12:00 am

SSC presents faculty awards, recognizes retirees

SSC presents faculty awards, recognizes retirees

SOUTH HOLLAND | South Suburban College recently hosted their annual Spring Tea awards to recognize employees’ years of service, retirements, a…

May 25, 2014 12:00 am

PSC seeks nominations for community service awards

Thousands of people in the Prairie State College district give generously of their time and talent to make the community a better place. To ho…

May 25, 2014 12:00 am
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