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Lynwood crews respond to suspicious fire

Firefighters from four area departments responded Tuesday night to a fire on Stoney Island Avenue that fire officials deemed suspicious.

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D.215 officials say 'Summer Academy' helped students adjust to high school

CALUMET CITY | Almost 200 eighth-grade graduates from Districts 171, 158, 157, 156, 155, and 154.5 participated in District 215’s inaugural “Summer Academy Transition to High School” program this summer, according to a news release.

August 24, 2014 12:00 am
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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Men take children to school for Million Father March

Men take children to school for Million Father March

District 171 Superintendent Hughes George talks to fathers and other male role models on Thursday in the Heritage Middle School library. Men were encouraged to bring their children to the first day of school as part of the Million Father March. George emphasized they should help their childr…

August 22, 2014 12:00 am
Men take children to school for Million Father March

Men take children to school for Million Father March

Zachary Harris, 8, is taken to Nathan Hale Elementary School by his brother, Jerome Dale, on Thursday, as part of the Million Father March. The march is an opportunity for men to show their commitment to their children's education on the first day of school. Each year since the march began i…

August 22, 2014 12:00 am
Men take children to school for Million Father March

Men take children to school for Million Father March

LANSING | Fathers and other male role models took their children to school on Thursday in Lansing as part of the Million Father March.

August 22, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Lansing Walgreens donates school supplies to D.171

LANSING | A local drug store helped to ensure that students in Sunnybrook District 171 were well supplied as school began Thursday.

August 21, 2014 11:00 am

T.F. South retires Curtis Granderson's number

THROWBACK THURSDAY | The Times is celebrating our region's rich history. Check out our gallery on nwi.com and share an historic photo(s) with us today by emailing Celebrate@nwi.com.

August 21, 2014 12:00 am
Illinois couple tops at Pierogi Toss

Illinois couple tops at Pierogi Toss

August 20, 2014 12:00 am
Quinn breaks ground for grade separation project along U.S. 30 near state line

Quinn breaks ground for grade separation project along U.S. 30 near state line

LYNWOOD | As a thunderstorm moved in Tuesday afternoon, Gov. Pat Quinn and dozens of state and local officials gathered to break ground for a $29.6 million major grade separation of the Canadian National tracks along U.S. 30.

August 19, 2014 3:31 pm Photos

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Gov. Quinn breaks ground for grade separation project along U.S. 30 near state line

Gov. Quinn breaks ground for grade separation project along U.S. 30 near state line

Lynwood Village President Eugene Williams talks with Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn on Tuesday during a groundbreaking for a grade separation bridge overpass project that will take U.S. 30 over the Canadian National railroad tracks in Lynwood, near the state line.

August 19, 2014 2:48 pm
Gov. Quinn breaks ground for grade separation project along U.S. 30 near state line

Gov. Quinn breaks ground for grade separation project along U.S. 30 near state line

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn, fourth from the right, joins in ceremoniously turning the soil during a groundbreaking Tuesday morning near Chillon Drive in Lynwood for a grade separation bridge overpass project that will take U.S. 30 over the Canadian National railroad tracks. Quinn was joined by …

August 19, 2014 2:48 pm

D.171 participating in Million Father March

LANSING | Dads in Sunnybrook School District 171 are being asked to break out their walking shoes Thursday for the Million Father March.

August 19, 2014 10:55 am
Little League, so much more than a game

Little League, so much more than a game

When Lynwood native Curtis Granderson first put on a baseball glove and cap in Little League, his parents never dreamed he would later become an All-Star major leaguer.

August 17, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Little League, so much more than a game

Little League, so much more than a game

When Lynwood native Curtis Granderson first put on a baseball glove and cap in Little League, his parents never dreamed he would later become an All-Star major leaguer. They were simply content knowing he found something he enjoyed doing, was making friends and developing relationships.

August 14, 2014 2:21 pm Photos

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Little League, so much more than a game

Little League, so much more than a game

All-Star outfielder Curtis Granderson takes time to take photos with each of his Grand Kids Baseball Clinic participants, including Carter Stephens.

August 14, 2014 12:00 am
Little League, so much more than a game

Little League, so much more than a game

All-Star MLB outfielder Curtis Granderson encourages youth baseball camp participants to cheer on their teammates during a drill.

August 14, 2014 12:00 am

Lynwood stabbing victim won’t cooperate with police

LYNWOOD | Criminal charges will not be sought in the stabbing of an area resident because police said Wednesday the victim is refusing to cooperate with their investigation.

August 06, 2014 10:40 am

Cook County approves road projects for upcoming years

CHICAGO | Cook County officials said work will proceed in 2015 on a pair of projects meant to repair or build business-oriented roads in suburban Harvey and Lynwood.

July 27, 2014 12:00 am

Lynwood approves $9.21M appropriation ordinance

LYNWOOD | The Village Board on Tuesday approved an ordinance dictating how municipal government will spend its money for the current fiscal year.

July 26, 2014 12:00 am
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