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Cemeteries

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The 5 Strangest Cemeteries In The World

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

02/19/2014

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.

06/19/2012

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