OAK FOREST | The Fire Academy for the Mutual Aid Box Alarm System Division 24 recently held its graduation ceremony at Oak Forest's Gaelic Park.
SCHERERVILLE | Schererville firefighters want to establish a working agreement with the town.
LAKE STATION | The Lake Station Fire Department Auxiliary will hold a pancake breakfast from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 24 at Fire Station No. 1, 1876 Fairview Ave.
CHICAGO HEIGHTS | Prairie State College recently held graduation ceremonies for the Basic Firefighter and Emergency Medical Technician programs.
GARY | The possible elimination of 15 emergency medical technician jobs and $1.2 million in cost savings to the city was broached three months ago, Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson said Monday.
As the new year approaches, many people might be thinking about setting resolutions to head out to the gym more often.
CROWN POINT | Three city firefighters crossed a bridge to their destination on the East Coast in late October, just ahead of Hurricane Sandy.
Lt. Luke Howieson, one of the members of the DeKalb Fire Fighters Historical Foundation, stands with the 1951 Mack fire truck donated by Bob Kyler in one of the DeKalb Fire Department's storage areas in DeKalb, Ill.
DEKALB, Ill. | Sue Breese remembers sliding down the fire pole as a second-grader during a field trip to the old DeKalb Fire Station on North Fourth Street near the corner of Lincoln Highway.
OAK FOREST | Firefighters from around the country will converge Sept. 15 and 16 in Oak Forest for the National Firefighter Combat Challenge.
CROWN POINT | A city volunteer firefighter group and the Center Township trustee's office agreed to split the cost of about 30 masks that improve communication capability at fire scenes.
CALUMET CITY | City officials met in private Tuesday to plot strategy of sorts for dealing with a labor arbitrator who may wind up resolving a dispute about a new contract with firefighters.
CALUMET CITY | The City Council reviewed its proposed budget for the Fire Department for the current fiscal year – one that could allow the city to hire three new firefighters in coming months.
LANSING | Less than a month after Village President Norm Abbott said there would be no immediate change in the salary “spike” provided to retiring police officers and firefighters, the Village Board voted to do away with the 19-year-old municipal perk.
South Holland firefighters are holding their fifth annual Christmas in July food drive. For the month of July, nonperishable food items can be dropped off between 8 a.m. and 9 p.m. under the Christmas tree in front of Fire Station No. 1, 16230 Wausau Ave. Cash donations are also accepted. Fo…
GLENWOOD | A 12-year-old Glenwood boy was able to celebrate his birthday this week, thanks to the dramatic rescue efforts of the Glenwood Fire Department.
PORTAGE | Nearly 40 Portage firefighters were honored Saturday in a ceremony at Frank Gilbert Jr. Memorial Park.
WASHINGTON TWP. | Firefighters and EMTs regularly deal with routine calls for assistance, and occasionally are challenged by complex incidents that require the use of resources beyond any one agency’s capability. This was the case onTuesday night for the Washington Township Volunteer Fire De…
Follow The Times
All of our products are durable and time tested!
Whether you have a new baby, are getting married or starting d…
Time for teeth cleaning and whitening? Let us take care of you!
For all your sump pump and sewer service needs, contact
Should Indiana go forward with implementation of the Common Core standards?
- LIVE: RailCats morning game vs. WichitaMay 22, 2013 10:45 am
- LIVE: RailCats vs. Wingnuts in first early game of the seasonMay 21, 2013 10:45 am
- PREP BASEBALL: Roosevelt forfeits sectional game before postseason beginsMay 21, 2013 8:36 am
- FIRST PITCH: Opening day, Michelle FieldsMay 16, 2013 7:30 pm