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  1. Carlos Douglas Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    Carlos J. Douglas Sr., 62, of Park Forest, passed away Friday at St. James Hospital in Chicago Heights. He was born March 28, 1954, in Chicago, the son of Thomas Douglas and Gloria M Thompson Douglas.


  2. Ford loyalist snags a '64 MustangRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    ... if you act right and live long enough, you'll get it back." On the job, Young was a forklift driver in the Chicago Heights assembly plant. He worked mostly on the Taurus and F-150 pickups, never Mustangs. And that has shaped his next goal. "You ...


  3. Quatrini Jr., TommasoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Northwest Herald

    Tommaso Quatrini Jr. Tommaso "Tom" Quatrini Jr., age 45, Lake in the Hills resident, born and raised in Chicago Heights. Bloom High School Graduate.


  4. Prairie State College plays important role in workforce developmentRead the original story

    Monday Jul 18 | Daily Herald

    A. Prairie State College is a two-year community college located in Chicago Heights. The college's offerings include associate degrees and technical and career certificates, as well as adult, corporate, and continuing education.


  5. Obituary: Donna Williamson-BroderickRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Verde Independent

    She was born on May 26, 1933 in Chicago Heights, Illinois. An accountant by trade, Donna enjoyed dancing, hiking, and fishing, and never met a crossword puzzle she could not beat.


  6. Obituary: Donna Williamson-Broderick 1933-2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | Verde Independent

    Donna Williamson-Broderick passed away peacefully in the comfort of her home on July 3, 2016. She was born on May 26, 1933 in Chicago Heights, Illinois.


  7. 70-year-old man charged in drug bust at senior homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Chicago Tribune

    A 70-year-old resident of a Chicago Heights home for seniors has been charged with selling crack cocaine to undercover sheriff's police officers, the Cook County Sheriff's Office said in a news release Friday. Eddie Cain, who lives at the Golden Towers Senior Community, was arrested Thursday and charged with two counts of delivery of a controlled substance on public housing property.


  8. Part tribute, part reminderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | The News-Gazette

    ... over how to mark the painful anniversary, Gloria Wilhelm's sister and her husband, Cindy and Tim McAvoy of Chicago Heights, stepped up with the memorial road sign idea. "I had seen signs similar ... about drunk driving, so I thought they should have ...


  9. Church briefs: July 7, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    ... 3:30 p.m. July 24. Bringing the message will be Rev. Dr. A. W. Staten Sr., of Calvary Baptist Church in Chicago Heights. a Summer revival, 6:30 p.m. July 27-29. Bringing the message will be Rev. Dr. Wade A. Stevenson, of Gideon Missionary Baptist ...


  10. KC PTK chapter receives awards at regional conventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | De Kalb Midweek

    ... at Kishwaukee College attended the Illinois Regional Convention June 3 through 5 at Prairie State College in Chicago Heights. The Kishwaukee chapter brought home several awards from the event. Attending the convention were Allison Kozinski, DeKalb; ...


  11. Did Chicago-area native win Tuesday's episode of 'Jeopardy'?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... Harris Stutman, a California medical informaticist. Onyema, who attended Marian Catholic High School in Chicago Heights, got off to a strong start after correctly answering questions about sports and a Daily Double clue about genomes. But he trailed ...


  12. Jerry Colangelo: 2016 Olympics vote was 'wired' for Rio against ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    USA Basketball managing director and Chicago Heights native Jerry Colangelo can still feel the sting of disappointment and anger he had nearly seven years ago when Chicago lost its bid to host the 2016 Summer Olympic Games to Rio de Janeiro. As part of the delegation tasked with presenting Chicago's case to the International Olympic Committee in Copenhagen, Colangelo told ESPN Radio's "Mike and Mike" show he believed the vote, which eliminated Chicago in the first round, was "wired."


  13. Mary McBrideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    ... a daughter of Lester and Geraldine (Levault) Lewis. She married David D. McBride on Sept. 16, 1961, in Chicago Heights. Surviving are her husband for nearly the past 55 years, David; and their children, Brian (Lisa) McBride, of Bradley, Roy ...


  14. Humble beginnings for both Jerry, Bryan ColangeloRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 |

    ... that kid who shared a bedroom with his sister, Rosemary, in a makeshift home in the Hungry Hill section of Chicago Heights, Ill. As he turned his Mercedes onto East Jefferson Street, Colangelo told the story of his family. His grandparents, Giovanni ...


  15. Frederick HeuchlingRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2016 | The Daily Record

    ... a granddaughter, Ava Heuchling; and brothers, Bob and Geoff Heuchling. Rick was born on Jan. 8, 1950, in Chicago Heights, Ill., and was raised in Wooster. He attended The College of Wooster before marrying the love and partner of his life, Kathy ...


  16. Crime commission lauds Crestwood mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    ... Elsner said. "There had to be trust all the way around." He said that Bill Joyce, police chief in South Chicago Heights, nominated Presta and Weigand for the awards. Elsner said he then conducted his own due diligence, interviewing almost 50 ...


  17. Police investigate shooting death of Chicago Heights teen, 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    Timothy Boyd never stayed out past curfew, so when the 15-year-old Chicago Heights teen was more than an hour late coming home Saturday night his mother sent his brother and his nephew out to find him. They found him fatally shot that night, in the backyard of an abandoned house, less than a half-mile from their home.


  18. Police: Boy, 15, shot and killed in Chicago HeightsRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2016 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Chicago Heights police and the Cook County medical examiner's office say officers were responding to a call of a person down behind an abandoned house at about 10:30 p.m. Saturday when they found Timothy Boyd unresponsive with multiple gunshot wounds.


  19. Teen shot to death in Chicago HeightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    The boy, identified by the Cook County medical examiner's office as Timothy Boyd, of Chicago Heights, was pronounced dead on the scene at 10:57 p.m. Saturday after being found behind an abandoned house in the 600 block of Andover Street in Chicago Heights, according to a police news release. Police said the victim was 16, although the medical examiner's office initially gave his age as 15. Police were called to the abandoned house about 10:30 p.m. and found the boy unresponsive, with an apparent gunshot wound.


  20. Lenny ComptonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | Marshall Independent

    ... one hour prior to the service at the funeral home in Marshall. Lenny Paul Compton was born Aug. 17, 1951, in Chicago Heights, Illinois, and was baptized in the Christian faith. He was the son of Charles and Arlene (Paradis) Compton. Lenny attended ...


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