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Edward Stringer

75th Street Fire

Owner Of Building Where Firefighters Died Can’t Make Bond, Sent To Jail

The owner of a South Shore neighborhood building where two Chicago firefighters died battling a blaze is now in jail, after failing to make bond on contempt charges.

CBS Chicago–01/05/2012

Left: Firefighter Edward Stringer Right: Firefighter Corey Ankum (Photos From The Chicago Fire Department)

Chicago Commemorates Firefighters Killed 1 Year Ago

A memorial was held Thursday morning, one year to the day after two Chicago firefighters died when the roof of a South Shore neighborhood building collapsed in a fire.

CBS Chicago–12/22/2011

75th Street Fire

Owners Of Building Where Firefighters Died Charged With Criminal Contempt

The owners of the South Side laundry where two Chicago firefighters died a year ago, are now facing criminal charges.

CBS Chicago–12/21/2011

Edward Stringer

Children Of Fallen Firefighter Sue Owners Of Building That Collapsed

The children of one of two firefighters killed last year when the roof of an abandoned building collapsed last year have filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the building’s owners.

CBS Chicago–10/19/2011

Edward Stringer

Firefighter’s Daughter To Sue Owners Of Building Where He Died

The daughter of a fallen Chicago firefighter plans to announce on Wednesday that she’s suing the owners of the abandoned building where her father and another firefighter were killed last year.

CBS Chicago–10/18/2011

Firefighters salute as an ambulance carrying the remains of a fellow firefighter arrives at the Medical Examiner's  office December 22, 2010 (Credit; Scott Olson/Getty Images

Report Blames Poor Communication For Firefighters’ Deaths

An investigation by by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health has found a lack of communication – and insufficient equipment – contributed to the deaths of two Chicago firefighters last year.

09/23/2011

Chicago Firefighter Memorial Day Mass at Holy Family Church

Emanuel Attends Chicago Firefighter Memorial Day Mass

Memorial Day is a time to honor those who serve our country. Mayor Rahm Emanuel was doing just that Monday morning, attending the Chicago Firefighter Memorial Day Mass at Holy Family Church in the University Village neighborhood.

CBS 2–05/30/2011

75th Street Fire

Crackdown May Be Coming On Vacant Buildings

The deaths last month of two Chicago firefighters in a roof collapse may result in a tougher law regarding vacant buildings.

WBBM Newsradio–01/26/2011

Corey Ankum Funeral

Funeral Service Held For Firefighter Ankum

It is another day of mourning for the city and its bravest, as firefighter Corey Ankum is remembered by family, friends and colleagues.

CBS Chicago–12/30/2010

Corey Ankum

Wake Held For Corey Ankum As Fire Investigation Continues

For the second time in just one week, hundreds of firefighters in Chicago are saying goodbye to one of their own. A wake is being held Wednesday for fallen firefighter Corey Ankum.

CBS Chicago–12/29/2010

Corey Ankum

Visitation Set For Firefighter Corey Ankum

Visitation is set for today for fallen Chicago firefighter Corey Ankum, one of two firefighters killed when a roof and wall collapsed at the scene of a fire last week.

CBS Chicago–12/29/2010

Firefighter Edward Stringer Funeral

Last Respects For Fallen Firefighter

Hundreds of firefighters gathered Tuesday to say their final farewells to the first of two Chicago firefighters killed last week.

CBS Chicago–12/28/2010

Crowds wait in line outside the visitation of firefigher Edward Stringer. (CBS)

Steady Stream Of Mourners At Firefighter’s Visitation

Edward Stringer perished with a colleague last week when a burning building’s roof collapsed.

12/27/2010

Left: Firefighter Edward Stringer Right: Firefighter Corey Ankum (Photos From The Chicago Fire Department)

Final Goodbyes Coming For Fallen Firefighters

Family and friends are set to begin saying their final goodbyes to the two Chicago firefighters killed in the line of duty last week.

CBS Chicago–12/27/2010

Left: Firefighter Edward Stringer Right: Firefighter Corey Ankum (Photos From The Chicago Fire Department)

Firefighters Preparing For 2 Funerals

It’s a somber way to spend the Christmas holiday. Chicago firefighters have been preparing to bury two fallen colleagues – Edward Stringer and Corey Ankum.

CBS Chicago–12/24/2010

Left: Firefighter Edward Stringer Right: Firefighter Corey Ankum (Photos From The Chicago Fire Department & Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Deadly Fire Was Set Inside Building

Investigators have a theory for the cause of the fire in South Shore that killed two Chicago firefighters this week.

CBS Chicago–12/24/2010

Left: Firefighter Edward Stringer Right: Firefighter Corey Ankum (Photos From The Chicago Fire Department)

Families, Friends Of Fallen Firefighters Try To Cope With Loss

There is a wave of support tonight for the families of two fallen Chicago firefighters. CBS 2′s Suzanne Le Mignot reports on how the families are handling the tragedy.

CBS 2–12/23/2010

Left: Firefighter Edward Stringer Right: Firefighter Corey Ankum (Photos From The Chicago Fire Department & Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Blaze Among Worst In Fire Dept. History

The South Shore neighborhood fire that left two firefighters dead and 17 injured Wednesday will go down as one of the worst in the history of the Fire Department.

CBS Chicago–12/23/2010