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A look at coverage of services honoring Bruceville-Eddy Volunteer Fire Department member Kevin Sanders, and what people are saying online about the fallen hero:
Obituaries, Local Connections
Palos native Kevin Sanders spent five years working with the Plainfield Emergency Management Agency. A memorial in his honor will be held in Plainfield on Tuesday.
A spokesman for the pontiff announced he will step down Feb. 28.
Police & Fire
State police say Andrew Henderson, 24, of Palos Park, was drunk when he set off a chain-reaction crash that killed Ron Oswald of Minooka.
Enjoy the fruits of your work with a much-needed break — and these fun facts about the federal holiday.
It's almost time for kids in Orland to start hitting the books. Here are some facts you might not know about back-to-school season.
The Neighborhood Files
Daylight savings time begins at 2 a.m. Sunday.
From drug bans to pension reforms to tougher penalties for motor vehicle offenses, here’s a look at some of the new legislation that took effect in the new year.
Census data shows that the country's growth from 2000 to 2010 is the slowest population increase since the Great Depression.
Astronomy fans will be treated to a bright red and orange light show when the moon is fully concealed by the Earth early Tuesday. The eclipse will begin at 12:33 a.m., lasting until shortly after 4 a.m.
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