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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.

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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

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

PSC dental hygiene program promotes healthy smiles

PSC dental hygiene program promotes healthy smiles

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | Healthy Smiles Day at Prairie State College provides children from a local elementary school with free dental care.

May 23, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Decision to change careers brings PSC art student's talent into the spotlight

Decision to change careers brings PSC art student's talent into the spotlight

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | Prairie State College art student Ashieka Daniels had been a hairstylist for 17 years when she decided to go back to school …

May 22, 2014 12:00 am

Man dies from injuries suffered on job in Chicago Heights

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | A Homewood man died Monday from injuries he suffered while working at a steel tubing plant in Chicago Heights, police said.

May 19, 2014 9:30 pm

Marian Catholic choir performs at Carnegie Hall in NYC

Marian Catholic choir performs at Carnegie Hall in NYC

Members of the Marian Catholic Choral Program participated in a performance at Carnegie Hall, according to a news release from the Chicago Hei…

May 19, 2014 12:00 am

Open house set for H-F High School North Building renovation

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

May 18, 2014 12:00 am

Calumet College of St. Joseph hosts commencement Saturday

Calumet College of St. Joseph hosts commencement Saturday

HAMMOND | Calumet College of St. Joseph will hold commencement services at noon Saturday at the Dennis and Leslie Rittenmeyer Center on campus…

May 15, 2014 12:00 am

PSC part of collaborative effort to help the unemployed

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | Individuals in the south suburbs will have more assistance in finding work, thanks to a collaborative effort between Prairie…

May 15, 2014 12:00 am

Truck driving training offered at Prairie State

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | Prairie State College is offering the training and certification needed to be employed in the trucking industry, according t…

May 14, 2014 12:00 am

Chicago Heights police investigating resident's beating death

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | A 29-year-old man died Tuesday after he was found with severe head wounds early Monday in Chicago Heights, authorities said.

May 13, 2014 8:30 pm

Summer course registration still underway at PSC

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | It’s not too late to register for summer courses at Prairie State College. Course offerings include credit and noncredit cou…

May 11, 2014 12:00 am

Crete resident turns 106

Crete resident turns 106

CRETE | Nineteen presidents. Two world wars. Eleven constitutional amendments. The Model T and the electric car.

May 09, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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PSC Foundation hosting annual Scholarship Classic golf and tennis outing June 2

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | The Prairie State College Foundation is hosting the 21st annual Scholarship Classic on June 2. All proceeds from the event w…

May 09, 2014 12:00 am

School districts to receive grants for improved security

Two community colleges, two area high school districts and six area elementary school districts are among recipients of some $25 million in st…

May 08, 2014 12:00 am

H-F High School announces May fine arts events

H-F High School announces May fine arts events

FLOSSMOOR | The month of May offers several community fine arts events featuring Homewood-Flossmoor Community High School students. The campus…

May 08, 2014 12:00 am

Graduating veterans honored with special ceremony at PSC

Graduating veterans honored with special ceremony at PSC

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | Prairie State College recently honored its graduating veterans during a special stole ceremony on campus.

May 05, 2014 12:00 am

PSC noncredit courses designed with manufacturing in mind

Manufacturing is back and one of the industries with high-paying jobs available. Many companies have an older workforce and are facing a futur…

May 05, 2014 12:00 am

Cook County state's attorney to address PSC graduates

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | Cook County State’s Attorney Anita Alvarez will address the graduates and their guests at the 55th annual commencement cerem…

May 04, 2014 12:00 am

DeLuca proposes plan to combat 'food deserts'

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | State Rep. Anthony DeLuca wants to take on the issue of “food deserts” in large part because he sees how the problem impacts…

May 03, 2014 10:47 pm

Spring musical this weekend at H-F High School

Spring musical this weekend at H-F High School

FLOSSMOOR | Homewood-Flossmoor Community High School Theatre's annual spring musical is set to take the stage at the school's Mall Auditorium …

May 02, 2014 12:00 am

SouthSTAR Services and Union Street Gallery partner to create unique exhibit

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | Through an ongoing partnership between Union Street Gallery in Chicago Heights and SouthSTAR Services, more than 20 artists …

April 30, 2014 12:00 am
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