Darius Smith, of Calumet City, hammers nails out of a board as he works Aug. 27 on tearing down a house in a carpentry class at South Suburban College in South Holland.
Darius Smith, of Calumet City, left, Justice Allen, of Country Club Hills, and Kendell Godfrey, also of Calumet City, work on tearing down a house in their carpentry class on Aug. 27 at South Suburban College in South Holland. Local colleges are offering classes in the trades to close a com…
CALUMET CITY | The City Council is considering installing new street signs advising motorists to avoid playing music loudly while passing through a particular part of town.
Gov. Patrick Quinn speaks Saturday at the Sandridge Community Center in Calumet City to announce the Calumet Memorial Park District will receive $2.1 million in PARC grant money to expand the community center. Behind Quinn is Thornton Township Supervisor Frank Zuccarelli.
CHICAGO | The Calumet Memorial Park District and the Dolton Park District will each receive more than $2 million from the state of Illinois for recreational improvements, part of a $14.4 million investment in several Chicago Southland communities, Gov. Pat Quinn announced Saturday.
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 behind in their studies and receive poor grades.
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CALUMET CITY | The Thornton Fractional Township High School District 215 board has approved changes to its rules and regulations for administrative support, maintenance and culinary management staff.
MUNSTER | For a fifth consecutive year, the Community Hospital Fitness Pointe team has been named champions of the Concept2 World Rowing competition, logging a whopping 21,354,799 meters.
T.F. North's Aaron Dunigan breaks through the Urban Prep defense for a long touchdown run Saturday.
T.F. North's ANthony Watkins breaks free from an Urban Prep defender for a long gain Saturday in Calumet City.
T.F. North's Aaron Dunigan, right, celebrates his touchdown run against Urban Prep with Xavier Harris Saturday.
T.F. North defenders swarm Urban Prep's Willie Walton for a loss Saturday in Calumet City.
CALUMET CITY | As he watched Saturday’s first quarter, which ended with his T.F. North Meteors trailing Urban Prep-West 14-0, North running back Anthony Watkins had a thought.
CALUMET CITY | The City Council approved a series of appointments and reappointments to municipal agencies Thursday, although a few objections were raised for certain posts.
As recreation director for the Calumet Memorial Park District, Thom Miller is excited to continue improving the lives of residents who use the facilities.
DOLTON | Illinois State Police said late Tuesday they had received reports of injuries in a crash that forced the closure of all lanes on southbound Interstate 94 at Sibley Boulevard.
Calumet City Mayor Michelle Markiewicz Qualkinbush takes the ice bucket challenge as Elvis tribute artist Dennis Stella looks on. Hilda Maldonado, of the city clerk's office, dumped the bucket on the mayor.
CALUMET CITY | After having been challenged by Cathy Petrucci-Walter, the daughter of the late, former 4th Ward Alderman Joe Petrucci and in memory of Dr. Ronald Larcher, Mayor Michelle Markiewicz Qualkinbush took the ice bucket challenge to benefit the ALS Foundation.
CALUMET CITY | Calumet City Elementary District 155 students can benefit from a Back To School Clerk Day taking place from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday in the City Hall parking lot, 204 Pulaski Road.
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