Ford Plant Workers Sound Alarm About COVID-19; Expert Calls For Paid Sick LeaveIt’s about more than just masks and hand sanitizer – on Tuesday night, one health expert told us what’s needed to keep people safe from the novel coronavirus as they return to work.
Neighbors Alarmed By Theft, Shooting At Lansing Auto Parts StoreA theft with gunfire transpired Sunday at an auto parts store in south suburban Lansing.
Robots Moving Into Torrence Avenue Ford Plant In Sign Of Changing Nature Of WorkHundreds of robots are moving into the Ford Motor Co. Chicago Assembly Plant on Torrence Avenue.
Crowd Sent Ducking For Cover After South Suburban Lansing ShootingGunshots rang out in a busy lot in south suburban Lansing late Tuesday, sending people ducking for cover.
Ford To Add 450 Full-Time Jobs On Southeast SideFord is spending $50 million and creating 450 full-time jobs at its Southeast Side assembly plant.
Car Plunges Off Torrence Avenue Overpass Onto I-80/94; Driver Critically InjuredIllinois State Police said a car crashed along Torrence Avenue shortly before 3:45 a.m., and then plunged off an overpass onto Interstate 80/94 and caught fire.
VIDEO: Crews Detonate Torrence Avenue Bridge For DemolitionCrews set off an explosion to bring the Torrence Avenue Bridge crashing down into the Grand Calumet River on Thursday.
Torrence Avenue Bridge To Be DemolishedThe framework of the bridge over the Grand Calumet River will be blasted in order to dismantle it.
Crash And Grab Burglars Raid Lansing Store In Pre-Dawn HeistAn SUV plowed through the front of a store in south suburban Lansing early Monday, and a group of thieves inside made off with thousands of dollars’ worth of designer jeans.
Hammond Woman Killed In Calumet City CrashCharisse E. Wesley, 46, was involved in the crash about 4 a.m. near Torrence Avenue and River Oaks Drive in Calumet City, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
Hammond Man Killed In Lansing CrashThomas Kiral, 58, suffered blunt force trauma in the crash at the intersection of 178th Street and Torrence, according to the Lake County (Ind.) coroner’s office.
One Killed, Two Critically Injured In South Deering CrashA car hit a fire hydrant – apparently while speeding – and then smashed into the porch of a home in the 11600 block of South Torrence Avenue shortly after 10 p.m. The car flipped on its roof in the crash.
Cyclist Struck, Killed By Semi On I-80/94 Entrance RampIllinois State Police said the cyclist appeared to be riding onto the Torrence Avenue entrance ramp onto the eastbound lanes of the Bishop Ford Freeway around 5:15 a.m., when a tanker truck struck him.
Three Rob Bank In South Suburban LansingThree bank robbery suspects stormed into a south suburban bank on Thursday, leaving two workers injured.
7 Injured In Gun Violence Since Thursday NightAt least seven people were injured in shootings across the city Thursday night and early Friday. A Chicago Police officer also shot a teen who ran from officers during a street stop early Friday in the Northwest Side Portage Park neighborhood.