The 5 Strangest Cemeteries In The World

Check out some of the world’s strangest cemeteries on your next vacation.


Park Ridge Cemetery

State To Begin Licensing Cemeteries, Workers Next Month

Three years after the reuse of burial plots in historic Burr Oak Cemetery became a national scandal, state licensing of cemeteries and cemetery employees is about to begin.


Jeffrey T. Burke

Man Charged With Stealing Vases From Cemeteries For Scrap

Police in Elmhurst have arrested a man who was wanted for stealing brass vases from five Chicago area cemeteries.

CBS Chicago–08/10/2011

Burr Oak Cemetery

Dart, Jones Spar Over Proposed Changes To Cemetery Oversight

Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart and State Sen. Emil Jones III (D-Chicago) were engaged in a war of words on Tuesday over proposed changes in state law overseeing cemeteries.

CBS Chicago–04/12/2011