| Oct 31, 2012
| 10:46 AM
State authorities have suspended the license of a funeral home in Sacramento -- effectively shutting it down -- after receiving complaints that bodies were unaccounted for or remains were not delivered.
The California Cemetery and Funeral Bureau said...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 6:01 AM
Three people are continuing their recovery following a fatal accident in Tippecanoe County.
Two members of the Fox family, Demetria and Dakota, are beginning to heal at Riley Hospital. The school where members of the family attended classes is also...
| Nov 3, 2012
| 7:28 PM
Family of fallen firefighter Capt. Herbert Johnson spoke publicly this afternoon, the day after his death fighting an extra-alarm blaze in Gage Park.
"He was always a hero to us, now he's a hero for our city," said brother-in-law Dan McMahon, standing...
| Dec 20, 2012
| 6:43 PM
The thoughts and prayers of millions have supported Newtown since last Friday's Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings and the open hearts have been matched by open wallets and acts of kindness, great and small.
From cookies and coats to yoga classes...
| Dec 22, 2012
| 5:10 PM
After Dan Honan finally finished the unspeakable task of laying to rest 11 first-graders in five days, he sat and tried to put it in perspective at the same hardwood table where those children's families had made plans no one should ever make.
| Dec 10, 2012
| 3:39 PM
A funeral and a separate memorial service have been set for a Schaumburg High School senior who was found dead over the weekend in an apparent hit-and-run.
Mikias Tibebu, 18, was found with critical head and neck injuries after midnight Saturday near...
| Dec 15, 2012
| 6:23 PM
NEWTOWN – It was a bright December day unlike any this town had ever seen.
Holiday decorations and Christmas trees were everywhere, but the mood was indescribable grief as residents struggled to come to grips with the killing of 20 little children...
| Dec 20, 2012
| 9:56 AM
Killed in Friday's horrific shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School were 20 children, ages 6 and 7, and six adults. The shooter's mother was also killed Friday. Stories of the adult heroes of this tragedy and tributes to the children who lost their...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 3:03 PM
The friends and family of Josh Swalls celebrated his life Monday.
A viewing was held at Hall-Baker Funeral Home in Plainfield.
Last month, Swalls was last seen leaving a friend's apartment. His disappearance spurred a large search with folks from Ohio...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 11:52 AM
Funeral arrangements are finalized for the four victims of Sunday night’s plane crash in Greensburg.
Visitation for all four victims is from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday at the St. Mary Catholic School gymnasium.
Donald Horan, 46, and his wife,...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 10:56 AM
A former funeral home director is facing hundreds of charges related to stealing funds from grieving customers. Boyd Lee Myers Jr., 51, the former funeral director of Myers Funeral Home, Inc., at 37 East Main Street, is accused of misappropriating "pre-...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 4:15 PM
The body of "Jeffersons" star Sherman Hemsley can now be buried after lying in an El Paso, Texas, funeral home refrigerator for more than three months over a will dispute, according to reports.
In finding that the will was valid, a judge, Patricia B....