Thursday Mar 13
Former Ald. Robert Shaw announces run for mayor
Robert Shaw, the former 9th Ward alderman and Cook County commissioner, announced Thursday he plans to challenge Rahm Emanuel in the 2015 mayor's race.
Another Fallout From 'Chiberia': Wendella Boat Launch Delayed
The boats are housed in Dolton on the Calumet River during the winter months and can't get up to their Chicago River docks near Michigan Avenue due to the frozen water.
Can Southland Leaders Compromise on Competing Local Casino Plans?
Leaders from Homewood, Chicago Heights, Country Club Hills, Calumet City, Dolton and other communities pitched their casino dreams to a panel of state lawmakers Monday night at the Tinley Park Convention Center.
Three Men Charged In Car Chase That Ended In Bishop Ford Crash
Three Chicago men are accused of leading police in a stolen car on a chase that started in Calumet City ended in a crash on the Bishop Ford Freeway on Friday.
The Southtown Star
Police: 3 arrested in stolen car after chase, Bishop Ford crash
Three people in a stolen car were arrested Friday after a police chase that started in Calumet City ended in a crash on the Bishop Ford Freeway, police claim.