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Man Shot To Death In Calumet City

CHICAGO (CBS) — A man was fatally shot Wednesday night at his home in south suburban Calumet City.

Emergency crews were called about 11 p.m. for reports of a shooting victim in the 1300 block of Hirsch Avenue, according to a statement from Calumet City police. 92 more words


An Instant Lottery Ticket Landed A Cal City Woman A $100K

I never win anywhere near this much!

Jackie Robinson is from Calumet City and stopped by the Gateway Newsstand on East Randolph and bought a Illinois Lottery instant ticket to help celebrate her 46th birthday. 59 more words


In Need of Inspiration? Meet Eva.

Last Friday found me at Lincoln Elementary School in Calumet City, Illinois. Lincoln is one of our STEM Institute partner schools, sending eight teachers through last summer’s Introduction to Inquiry. 2,221 more words

TV Theme Friday: 'Rawhide'

I often think that people remember this TV theme not so much for it’s original version, but for one done by two brothers from Calumet City… 63 more words


CN April 27 2017

Two of Chicago’s most important journalists and researchers join our panel this week.

Mick Dumke and Alden Loury worked together years ago at the Chicago Reporter… 1,095 more words

Chicago Newsroom Past Shows

DreamBikes Dreams Big

DreamBikes is “a non-profit organization that strategically places used bicycle stores in low-to-moderate income neighborhoods to provide hands-on, paid job training to teens. Working in conjunction with local youth organizations, DreamBikes employs teens from the area to work in the store; teaching them how to refurbish bikes, use various computer softwares, and to deliver great customer service.” 337 more words

Bike Shop

2 Investigators: Cal City Pol Accused Of Misusing Campaign Funds

(CBS) — Thaddeus Jones, a Democratic state lawmaker, Calumet City alderman and a mayor hopeful, is accused of misusing campaign funds in a recently filed complaint with the Illinois State Board of Elections. 283 more words