| Jun 21, 2011
| 11:45 AM
The Crete-Monee High School boys basketball coach has been fired, weeks after he was accused of molesting a male student.
The Crete-Monee School District 201-U board terminated Matthew Ryndak during its meeting Monday night, said Melissa Burda, a...
| May 11, 2011
| 5:05 PM
A Department of Children and Family Services source confirmed this afternoon the state agency is investigating a Crete-Monee High School coach accused of sexual impropriety with a male student.
The source termed the investigation as “related to...
| Sep 12, 2011
| 7:09 AM
Scott L. Schwartz is widely known as the "Ultimate Bad Guy" from his acting career including: Ocean's 11, 12 & 13, Starsky & Hutch, Spiderman, Fun With Dick And Jane, Buffy The Vampire Slayer, Star Trek Voyager, among other feature films....
| Sep 3, 2011
| 9:00 AM
When Colin Egglesfield first appeared on TNT’s “Rizzoli & Isles” as Det. Jane Rizzoli’s ex-con brother, Tommy, everyone suspected he was up to no good.
Things don’t change when he returns in the Sept. 5 episode, “...
| Dec 23, 2011
| 3:14 PM
Dozens of contenders for Illinois' 18 newly drawn congressional districts filed candidacy paperwork on opening day Friday, setting the stage for potentially contentious contests in the March 20 primary.
The first-day filers included 12-year Republican...
| Dec 27, 2011
| 1:34 PM
Will County prosecutors have filed felony DUI charges against a University Park man who was driving a car that struck a tree in March, killing two passengers.
Prosecutors upgraded the charges against Velar Mayfield, 24, who was behind the wheel of a...
| Jan 2, 2012
| 4:30 PM
Simeon, Proviso East, Bloom, Andrew and Plainfield East all entered holiday tournament week without a loss and came home with a championship trophy.
Curie and Warren also fared well at Pontiac, so there's little change at the top of the rankings. But...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 9:35 AM
AAA Mich.: Gas prices up
9 cents in past week
DEARBORN (AP) — AAA Michigan says gasoline prices are up about 9 cents per gallon during the past week to a statewide average of $3.51.
The auto club said Monday the average is 35 cents per gallon...
| Oct 19, 2011
| 7:12 AM
Robert Bernard Seroke, age 88, of Benton Harbor, died Saturday, Oct. 15, 2011, at Bortz nursing home in Petoskey.
He was born March 20, 1923, in Chicago, Ill., to Bruno and Emily (Kaczmarek) Seroke.
He graduated from South Haven High School in 1942.
| Nov 11, 2008
Regan Martin fixed her gaze on the video camera and took a deep breath.
She sat outside a strip mall in Matteson. Trucks sped by on the highway, as shop workers on break took drags from cigarettes.
Martin wished she was in the comfort of her living...
| May 14, 2009
(WGN-AM) - Nearly 10 months after the death of a 12-year-old, mentally disabled Crete boy, his guardian was accused of beating him over three days in murder charges filed Thursday.
Fred D. Johnson II, 43, was charged with first-degree murder,...
| Jun 8, 2009
| 4:27 PM
(WGN-AM)- Bail was set Monday for three men -- two of whom were classmates at Crete-Monee High School -- who authorities believe were part of a seven-member burglary ring that scored $20,000 worth of valuables from homes and businesses in the Crete, Monee...