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Gary church pays tribute to murder victims

Gary church pays tribute to murder victims

Plain white T-shirts on wooden crosses on the lawn of St. Timothy Community Church in  Gary mark the 22 murder victims in Gary so far this year.

July 30, 2014 6:30 pm
Gary church pays tribute to murder victims

Gary church pays tribute to murder victims

Roy Hytche, St. Timothy Community Church facilities manager, right, and maintenance employee Nathaniel Haden Jr. add two more wooden crosses covered with plain white T-shirts to a memorial at St. Timothy Community Church. The display honors the 22 victims killed in Gary so far this year. The…

July 30, 2014 5:30 pm
Gary homicides reaching alarming rate

Gary homicides reaching alarming rate

Jakayla Lewis, left, first cousin of 17-year-old Joshua Passmore, and other family members visit a memorial for Passmore at the Super Duper gas station, where Passmore was shot and killed in July in Gary. Gary's mayor and police chief want more surveillance and shorter hours at gas stations …

October 26, 2013 10:45 pm
Region STOP Team

Region STOP Team

The Region STOP team, made up of several local police departments, patrols Gary in an effort to curb crime.

August 31, 2013 12:50 am
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Family and friends of 17-year-old Joshua Passmore, visit a memorial for Passmore at the Super Duper gas station where Passmore was shot and killed Wednesday night in Gary.

July 12, 2013 3:33 pm
Gary's new violent crime tactic: 'Vengeance is the Lord's'

Gary's new violent crime tactic: 'Vengeance is the Lord's'

Family and friends of 17-year-old Joshua Passmore visit a memorial for Passmore at the Super Duper gas station, where he was shot and killed.

July 12, 2013 3:32 pm
Gary's new violent crime tactic: 'Vengeance is the Lord's'

Gary's new violent crime tactic: 'Vengeance is the Lord's'

Jakayla Lewis, left, first cousin of 17-year-old Joshua Passmore, and other family members visit a memorial for Passmore at the Super Duper gas station, where Passmore was shot and killed Wednesday night in Gary.

July 12, 2013 3:32 pm
Gary's new violent crime tactic: 'Vengeance is the Lord's'

Gary's new violent crime tactic: 'Vengeance is the Lord's'

Family and friends of 17-year-old Joshua Passmore pray at memorial for him.

July 12, 2013 3:32 pm
Gary's new violent crime tactic: 'Vengeance is the Lord's'

Gary's new violent crime tactic: 'Vengeance is the Lord's'

Devin Smith, friend of 17-year-old Joshua Passmore, visits a memorial for Passmore at the Super Duper gas station, where Passmore was shot and killed Wednesday night in Gary.

July 11, 2013 5:43 pm
Gary's new violent crime tactic: 'Vengeance is the Lord's'

Gary's new violent crime tactic: 'Vengeance is the Lord's'

Gary police hold their roll call at the Super Duper gas station, where 17-year-old Joshua Passmore was shot and killed Wednesday night.

July 11, 2013 5:42 pm

People commit evil crimes, weapons are merely tools

A corrections officer was run down by a van and killed just outside where she worked. A new bride was stabbed to death, still in her wedding gown. No one blamed either the van nor the knife for these killings. Why? Because the people who did this were responsible for the evil that was done. …

August 22, 2012 12:00 am
OFFBEAT: Special thrills and chills showcased at Rosemont's 'Screams in the Park' haunted mansion

OFFBEAT: Special thrills and chills showcased at Rosemont's 'Screams in the Park' haunted mansion

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

October 29, 2011 12:00 am

EDITORIAL: Silence dooms abused, neglected children

The probable cause affidavit in the Christian Choate case is enough to bring anyone to tears. The details alleged in the 13-year-old boy's death and his tortured life are horrifying. Even worse, though, is that his death could have been prevented.

July 14, 2011 12:00 am
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