Florence M. Woodward
Florence was born on October 20, 1923 in Huntington, Quebec, a daughter of the late Ernest & Clara (Vondell) Wilson. She graduated from Canton High School and later married John J. Woodward Sr. During her career she waitressed, worked at Aiello's ...
Historic Pullman Yard deserves protection
In 1919, Ernest Woodruff, who at the time was also busy buying the Coca-Cola Company, purchased a portion of Pratt's operations - specifically, the patents and machinery used by a Pratt startup that would later be used to carbonate the sugary drink ...
Thornridge celebrates legendary team, school integration
Chicago Sun-Times High School Sports
Boyd Batts, Ernest Dunn, William Gatlin, James Loggins, Mark McClain and Greg Rose were each on hand to watch Thornridge retire their jersey numbers. ... According to District 205 President Bernadette Lawrence they endured years of conflict. “The civil ...
Lawrence 'Shorty' Krahn -- Spring Valley
Beloved father and grandfather, Lawrence R. "Shorty" Krahn, 84, of Spring Valley, died peacefully at home on Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017. Shorty was born Feb. 26, 1932, to Frank and Mollie Krahn. He lived his entire life in the Spring Valley area. On Aug. 14.