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Man shot in back after fighting with group at Cal City mall, police say

CALUMET CITY | An 18-year-old who walked away after a fight Saturday outside the River Oaks Shopping Center was later shot by members of the o…

September 15, 2014 5:30 pm

College & Career Expo a great opportunity to explore options

With the ever-rising cost of higher education, high school students and their families face increasingly crucial and challenging choices regar…

September 15, 2014 12:00 am

College & Career Expo a great opportunity to explore options

With the ever-rising cost of higher education, high school students and their families face increasingly crucial and challenging choices regar…

September 15, 2014 12:00 am

South Holland man shot to death in Sauk Village

SAUK VILLAGE | A 20-year-old man was gunned down Saturday in a Sauk Village, authorities said.

September 14, 2014 8:45 pm

South Holland man fatally shot at River Oaks Shopping Center

CALUMET CITY | An 18-year-old man died Saturday after being shot in the back at the River Oaks Shopping Center, according to the Cook County m…

September 14, 2014 8:45 pm

D.205 faces complications as it prepares to approve school year budget

DOLTON | A financial adviser helping Thornton Township High School District 205 prepare its budget for the current fiscal year said the distri…

September 14, 2014 12:00 am

Municipal League official says D.205 board can limit public comment

DOLTON | A parent of a student-athlete and a business representative tried using the "public participation" portion of a Thornton Township Hig…

September 13, 2014 12:00 am

Some D.205 new hires still in limbo

DOLTON | The attorney for Thornton Township High School District 205 says newly hired support staff to the district are not in jeopardy of los…

September 11, 2014 5:45 pm

Cook County Board pays tribute to JRW Little Leaguers

CHICAGO | The Cook County Board on Wednesday praised the Roseland neighborhood-based Jackie Robinson West Little League team that represented …

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D.148 names new assistant principal at Roosevelt schools

D.148 names new assistant principal at Roosevelt schools

DOLTON | A former Dolton West School District 148 educator has joined the administrative staff at Roosevelt Elementary and Roosevelt Junior Hi…

September 10, 2014 12:00 am

Women's Empowerment event coming to Oak Forest Center

SOUTH HOLLAND | The Chicagoland Speakers Network is hosting a Women’s Empowerment Event from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sept. 12 at South Suburban…

September 08, 2014 12:00 am

Thornwood High School to be featured Friday on ABC 7 morning news show

SOUTH HOLLAND | ABC 7's Tanja Babich and the morning news crew will do a "Friday Flyover" at 6 a.m. today at Thornwood High School to highligh…

September 04, 2014 3:01 pm

Local colleges aim to fill coming trades work gap

Local colleges aim to fill coming trades work gap

As current workers retire, experts predict 875,000 high-tech industrial jobs will be needed by 2020.

September 03, 2014 11:00 pm Photos

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South Holland OKs expansion of two businesses

SOUTH HOLLAND | Two local businesses moved a step closer to expanding Tuesday night.

September 03, 2014 12:57 pm

Free Adult Ed and ESL registration and assessment this month through SSC

SOUTH HOLLAND | South Suburban College’s Division of Adult Education is offering a wide range of opportunities for adults to build the basic s…

September 03, 2014 12:00 am

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

Local company averts groundskeeping disaster at Soldier Field

Local company averts groundskeeping disaster at Soldier Field

SOUTH HOLLAND | Country music star Luke Bryan played the final notes of his hit, "I Don't Want This Night to End," before a sold-out crowd at …

September 02, 2014 1:54 pm

Festive occasion

Festive occasion

September 01, 2014 8:28 pm Photos

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Local districts give students incentives for perfect attendance

As students in Illinois return to the classroom for a new school year, regular school attendance is not only important so students don't fall …

August 31, 2014 12:00 am

Dolton West Elementary D.148 welcomes new teachers

Dolton West Elementary D.148 welcomes new teachers

RIVERDALE | New Dolton West Elementary District 148 teachers received some helpful tips and information during a two-day orientation program h…

August 29, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Recreation director to reach out with added park programs

Recreation director to reach out with added park programs

As recreation director for the Calumet Memorial Park District, Thom Miller is excited to continue improving the lives of residents who use the…

August 27, 2014 12:00 am

Crash causing delays on southbound I-94 at Sibley, police say

DOLTON | Illinois State Police said late Tuesday they had received reports of injuries in a crash that forced the closure of all lanes on sout…

August 26, 2014 11:15 pm

Area roads recovering from difficult winter

Area roads recovering from difficult winter

The "polar vortex" of the winter of 2013-14 created unforgettable images of a frozen Lake Michigan and mountains of ice.

August 23, 2014 11:15 pm Photos

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Thornton Township celebrates at Taste event

Thornton Township celebrates at Taste event

August 23, 2014 8:45 pm Photos

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Music helps cancer patients heal on a positive note

Music helps cancer patients heal on a positive note

MUNSTER | If you listen closely, you may hear the sounds of pickin’, strummin’ and hummin’ coming from the Cancer Resource Centre thanks to be…

August 22, 2014 12:00 am

Clerical error postpones discussion over D.205's bills

SOUTH HOLLAND | A clerical error prevented the Thornton Township High School District 205 School Board from engaging in any discussion over its bills.

August 18, 2014 12:00 am

Village approves appointment of new municipal chaplain

SOUTH HOLLAND | The man who was the youngest pastor in his religious denomination when he first came to the village in 2008 was appointed Mond…

August 18, 2014 12:00 am

SSC sees manufaturing as key opportunity for job seekers

South Suburban College was notified in a letter last month from the Illinois Community College Board of their approval for a new Manufacturing…

August 18, 2014 12:00 am

D.205 wants more people to take their survey

SOUTH HOLLAND | Thornton Township High School District 205 officials want more people to take part in a community survey posted on the distric…

August 17, 2014 12:00 am

Taste of Thornton Township is Aug. 23 in South Holland

SOUTH HOLLAND | The annual Taste of Thornton Township is from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Aug. 23 at the Thornton Township Hall, 333 E. 162nd St.

August 17, 2014 12:00 am

D.205 School Board quarrels over custodial contract

SOUTH HOLLAND | The Chicago company that provided janitorial services to Thornton, Thornridge and Thornwood high schools worked the entire pas…

August 14, 2014 6:30 pm

SSC graduates first class of Speech Language Pathology Assistant students

SSC graduates first class of Speech Language Pathology Assistant students

SOUTH HOLLAND | South Suburban College, 15800 S. State St., has graduated its first class of Speech Language Pathology Assistant students.

August 10, 2014 12:00 am

New art exhibition on display at South Suburban College

New art exhibition on display at South Suburban College

SOUTH HOLLAND | The Art & Design Department of South Suburban College presents a new exhibition titled Welcome to Earth to open the colleg…

August 09, 2014 12:00 am

SSC seeks tutors and participants for Adult Volunteer Literacy program

SOUTH HOLLAND | South Suburban College is seeking tutors and participants for the Adult Volunteer Literacy Tutoring Program. The program is st…

August 08, 2014 12:00 am

Basic nurse assistant training classes start Monday at SSC

SOUTH HOLLAND | South Suburban non-credit Basic Nurse Assistant Training Program is running a daytime cohort session from Aug. 11 through Oct.…

August 07, 2014 12:00 am

Fall registration in progress at SSC

SOUTH HOLLAND | Open registration for the fall 2014 semester at South Suburban College is still in progress. Fall classes begin Aug. 18 at the…

August 06, 2014 12:00 am

South Holland raises fines for parking violations, makes them consistent

SOUTH HOLLAND | Village officials approved increases in the fines for assorted traffic violations, including the fine for parking a car in a s…

August 05, 2014 10:50 am

SSC approved for new manufacturing certificate program

SOUTH HOLLAND | South Suburban College has been notified by the Illinois Community College Board of their approval for a new Manufacturing Bas…

July 31, 2014 12:00 am

New Lincoln exhibit opens in South Holland

New Lincoln exhibit opens in South Holland

SOUTH HOLLAND | A new exhibit promoting the life of Abraham Lincoln and his Springfield-based museum and library opened Monday at the Chicago …

July 28, 2014 8:30 pm Photos

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Famous veggies to make appearance in South Holland

SOUTH HOLLAND | Special movie stars coming to town next week are part of a happy story for Family Christian Store, which community members sav…

July 28, 2014 12:00 am

Free Adult Ed and ESL registration and assessment at Oak Forest Center in September

SOUTH HOLLAND | South Suburban College’s Division of Adult Education is offering a wide range of opportunities for adults to build the basic s…

July 28, 2014 12:00 am

Youth help clean up parks

Youth help clean up parks

BURNHAM | This summer, the Calumet Memorial Park District has received a grant from the Illinois Department of Natural Resources which allows …

July 26, 2014 12:00 am

Make a splash with new adventures

My family’s summer days are flying by and have been filled with backyard playtime, trips to the local parks and a few mini adventures.

July 23, 2014 12:00 am

Volunteering is a way of life for Hammond retiree

Volunteering is a way of life for Hammond retiree

On any given day, Anne Herbert is working behind the scenes to improve the lives of those in her community and across the country.

July 23, 2014 12:00 am

Village board recommends county property tax breaks

SOUTH HOLLAND | The Village Board gave its recommendations Monday to a pair of property tax breaks from Cook County government.

July 21, 2014 11:17 pm

Open Houses at SSC provide food for thought

As you are considering all of your options to get your college education rolling this year, the summer time is ticking and fall classes will b…

July 21, 2014 12:00 am

Summer camp registration ongoing in Calumet City

Summer camp registration ongoing in Calumet City

CALUMET CITY | The Calumet Memorial Park District offers Youth Camp for ages 7 to 12.

July 20, 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

D.205 School Board OKs bleacher repairs at 3 high schools

SOUTH HOLLAND | The Thornton Township High School District 205 School Board approved repairs to the athletic field bleachers at the district's…

July 14, 2014 12:00 am

South Holland is full of summer activities

The village of South Holland is enjoying an incredible summer and there is so much more yet to enjoy. Three community parks provide a comforta…

July 14, 2014 12:00 am

Illinois towns see jobs ahead in medical marijuana

CHICAGO | The prospect of adding jobs — even as few as 30 — has led officials in many shrinking Illinois' communities to set aside any qualms …

July 13, 2014 9:00 pm
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