Rebuilding From Devastating Tornado Is 'The New Sound' In WashingtonSeven months after a rare November tornado tore through downstate Washington, destroying or damaging more than 1,100 homes and claiming three lives, residents have taken some significant steps to rebuilding their town.
"Hope Is In The Air" As Washington Begins Rebuilding After TornadoWith a long, harsh winter finally over, residents in downstate Washington have resumed the rebuilding process in earnest, nearly five months after the town was devastated by a tornado.
Kankakee River Bridges To Be Rebuilt On I-57Bridges carrying both north and southbound lanes of I-57 over the riverwill be replaced by December 2015.
Christmas Brings Brief Respite From Rebuilding Effort In WashingtonCrews were out Christmas Eve, and they were back at it the day after Christmas, clearing away debris from the tornado almost six weeks ago.
Volunteers Busy Preparing Thanksgiving Meals For Tornado VictimsIn the last nine days, residents of downstate Washington have faced challenges they never imagined, in the wake of a devastating tornado.
Winter Weather Delaying Rebuilding Efforts In WashingtonWashington Ald. Tyler Gee said the weather means real reconstruction will be delayed for hundreds of families.
Spiegel: Zambrano's Exit Is Fans' OpportunityAfter innumerable other moments in recent years when you’d think, and perhaps you openly hoped, an exit for the most confounding ballplayer in town was forthcoming, it finally goes down like this.
New Concrete Poured For Wacker DriveMore than 100 concrete trucks will form a caravan to the intersection of Randolph Street and Wacker Drive to rebuild the pavement today.
New Plan To Rebuild Pilgrim Baptist ChurchA stalled plan to rebuild the historic Pilgrim Baptist Church is getting new life.