Archive for December 2015

I Could Have Been Tamir Rice or Officer Timothy Loehmann

I Could Have Been Tamir Rice or Officer Timothy Loehmann
It bothers me, especially in the age of social media, when people rush to judgement one way or the other on issues that they may have very little knowledge about.  One of the issues that really gets on my nerves is the issue of police involved shootings.  On one side you have people making judgements... Read more »

Unsolved Chicago Grimes Sisters’ Murder is 59 Years Old

Unsolved Chicago Grimes Sisters’ Murder is 59 Years Old
Fifty-nine years ago on the 28th of December sisters Barbara (15) and Patricia “Petey” (13) left their home at 3634 S. Damen Avenue to see the Elvis Presley movie “Love Me Tender” at the Brighton Theater on Archer Avenue.  They never returned home. That night their older sister Theresa and younger brother Joey went to... Read more »

A Prayer for Our Police Officers over the Christmas Holiday

A Prayer for Our Police Officers over the Christmas Holiday
I really want this to be an open letter to a little girl who brightened our day and didn’t even know it. My wife and I found ourselves in the lobby of the Brookfield Police Department this past Monday evening. Like many people who visit police departments we could have thought of a million other... Read more »
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