Five Years After The Shootings, Healing Continues At NIUThe tolling of a lone bell could be heard across the campus at NIU as students and family members of the five victims gathered to hear remarks from Gov. Pat Quinn and NIU President John Peters.
'Ghost Bike' Marks Memorial Where Bicyclist KilledA couple of bicyclists killed in traffic accidents were remembered this morning where one of them died a couple of weeks ago on the Near North Side.
Retired Firefighter: 9/11 Is Our Generation's Day Of InfamyFirst responders in Palatine marked the 11th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks on Tuesday with a ceremony at the town's firefighters’ memorial.
Video: Tiger Woods' Ridiculous BirdieThe highlight of Tiger Woods' Sunday was his chip in for birdie on 16.
Sabbatini Leads Memorial As Tiger Lurks That other Rory — Rory Sabbatini — played his best golf in the worst weather Friday at the Memorial and made a surprising appearance atop the leaderboard. Right behind him was a Tiger Woods that looked all too familiar.
5 Free Ways To Celebrate Memorial Day In ChicagoBBQ, fireworks, white pants and a new bottle of sunscreen. All signs Memorial Day weekend and summer have arrived. Here’s a list of 5 free things to do this weekend in celebration of Memorial Day. That’s right, free. You have no excuse to not come out of winter/NATO hibernation.
Museum Of Broadcast Communications To Honor Don CorneliusThe Museum of Broadcast Communications will honor “Soul Train” creator Don Cornelius with a special tribute Wednesday night.
School Holds Memorial For Slain Villa Park FamilyFamily, friends, and a community said goodbye Sunday to a family ripped apart by senseless violence.
Memorial Statue Stolen From Outside Lincolnwood SchoolPolice in Lincolnwood are investigating the theft of a memorial statue that was stolen from outside an elementary school.
PETA Wants Roadside Memorial For CowsShould cows that died on Illinois roadways be remembered with a roadside memorial? PETA says yes.
Chicago Commemorates Firefighters Killed 1 Year AgoA 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.
Far Northwest Side School To Honor Fallen MarineStudents at St. Patrick High School on the city’s Far Northwest Side are honoring a fallen U.S. Marine Monday morning, after he was killed in combat in Afghanistan.
Flight 191 Memorial Dedicated Near O'HareMore than 1,000 people were on hand Saturday as a memorial was unveiled near Chicago for the victims of the American Airlines Flight 191 crash, the deadliest airplane disaster not connected to terrorism in U.S. aviation history.
9/11 Memorial To Be Unveiled In Des PlainesMemorials will be unveiled crafted from World Trade Center girders in several suburbs, including Des Plaines.
Chicago Woman Killed At Indiana State Fair To Be RememberedA Chicago woman killed in the Indiana State Fair stage collapse will be remembered and honored next weekend.