| Sep 23, 2013
The following were taken from police reports:
•A .45-caliber revolver valued at $350, a Smith and Wesson .38-caliber revolver valued at $350, a quarter-carat gold tie pin valued at $500, an electric shaver and a television wall...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 5:23 AM
The following release was issued Monday by the Kosciusko County Sheriff's Department:
Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested an Illinois man yesterday at Jellystone Campground on felony battery charges after allegedly seriously injuring a...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 10:27 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Hiring is exploding in the one corner of the U.S. economy where few want to be hired: Temporary work.
From Wal-Mart to General Motors to PepsiCo, companies are increasingly turning to temps and to a much larger universe of...
| Jul 27, 2009
| 9:47 PM
(WGN-AM)- Dozens of Chicago-area African-Americans showed up today at Mt. Glenwood Memorial Gardens South Cemetery to check on departed loved ones after learning that a human bone was discovered near a storage area on Friday.
Montrey Simpson of Chicago,...
| Jul 27, 2009
| 7:15 AM
(WGN-AM)- A bone found in Mt. Glenwood Memorial Gardens South Cemetery in the south suburbs Friday morning was determined to be human, the Cook County medical examiner's office said Saturday.
The discovery came four days after a lawsuit was filed against...
| Jun 12, 2011
| 1:30 AM
Freehold, N.J.: Marvin Humbert, 82, of Freehold, and formerly of Aberdeen, S.D., most of his life, passed away peacefully on Saturday, May 28, 2011.
Born in Chicago, Ill., he lived in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and in Aberdeen, S. D., most of his life,...
| Dec 7, 2008
There is something about winning a championship that bestows a sense of majesty upon those who reach such a pinnacle of success.
No matter what happens in life, nothing can take away that moment when you were the absolute best.Such a regal thread...
| Sep 2, 2011
| 7:47 PM
A fatal crash on Illinois Route 394 near far south suburban Lynwood snarled traffic for hours Friday night while Illinois State Police investigated.
Police were called to the scene on Ill. Rte. 394 just north of Glenwood-Dyer Road about 5:10 p.m., where...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 1:01 PM
An 18-year-old Kankakee County man has been charged with sexually assaulting a woman near the Morse CTA Red Line stop, according to police.
James Shorty, of Momence, was charged in connection with the attack about 5:45 a.m. on Dec. 19. He was identified...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 9:12 AM
The American News has been and is continuing to work on a project of the history of Northern State football: 1902-2012.
The project will be published in its entirety in the Oct. 5 edition of the American News.
Here is a preview of the all-time NSU...
| Jul 29, 2012
| 5:34 AM
A 53-year-old man died in a single-car crash in Glenwood Saturday night, according to authorities.
James Lemieux, of the 500 block of East 144th Street, was pronounced dead at 10:12 p.m. at Franciscan St. James Health hospital in Chicago Heights, a...
| May 5, 2012
| 8:21 PM
A Citgo gas station in Glenwood sold a $118 million winning Mega Millions lottery ticket Friday, according to the Illinois Lottery.
The store, near 187th and Halsted streets in the far south suburb, was the only to sell a ticket matching all five numbers...