What does the Fire Service mean to you? I have asked this question many times to people who have just begun their careers in the Fire Service and you get a lot of different answers anywhere from I have always wanted to be a firefighter. Show More Summary
The van impacted the taxi in the center of the passenger side caving it in and causing the taxi to roll over, killing the driver o[...]
Greta Garbo, left and Carice van Houten, right Amsterdam, NL—Let me begin by confessing my fascination for beautiful elegant European women. They know how just to dress, walk, talk, flirt and dazzle my imagination. I was first exposed to them when I was drafted into the Army and sent to Germany long ago. Show More Summary
Last Contact Was 5:30 am
Somehow I missed the memo about a new type of home smoke detector that is powered by a permanent battery.
How can you tell what the temperature was? That's definitely the way to tell in Chicago.
A typical May weekend: Five people have been killed and at least 14 others wounded — including a 12-year-old boy left in critical condition — in shootings around the city since Friday night. This one made us shake our heads though: About 9:15 p.m. Show More Summary
In Rahm We Trust - NOT: Mayor Rahm Emanuel is pushing lawmakers to pass a gambling bill that would allow the city to weigh its choice of a casino operator in secret and forbid state regulators from taking away its license.The legislation...Show More Summary
As you all remember the blog i posted some time ago about my classmate Darcie Davis. I am here to add onto that blog. On December 11,2011 Darcie's Little Brother Dillan Davis at the age of 20 passed away in a lumber mill accident. You and your sister Darcie were way too young to die. Show More Summary
On Wednesday, former Chief Timothy M. Whittington was indicted on one count of felony embezzlement. His wife, Patricia A. Whitting[...]
A FIRE IN A LARGE BUILDING at an unused industrial site in Willoughby, Ohio, kept about a dozen mutual aid companies busy for seve[...]
Caught Between Two Firetrucks
Where Can I Rent One of These?
The entire episode can be viewed at this link here. Our opinion? It's kind of a "shotgun" approach to reporting: Hadiya Pendleton, a white suburban junkie, a crusader from 011 using YouTube to move dope dealers off his corner, more Hadiya,...Show More Summary
Here we go - again: Eleven juveniles and one adult were arrested this evening after a large group converged near the Gold Coast and were blocking traffic, police said.The people were arrested and charges were pending, said Chicago Police News Affairs [...]Show More Summary
Three shot in Lawndale: When the shooting stopped in Lawndale late Friday night, three people lay on the ground with gunshot wounds outside a family prom party on Kolin Avenue. It’s not clear why at least two shooters took aim at the group of people partying out on Kolin Avenue, among them at least a few children. Show More Summary
Spectacular Blaze and Plunge A MARYVILLE, TENNESSEE, MAN died early Saturday morning when his car struck a bridge, caught on fire [...]
Driver May Have Had Medical Episode