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by Jochs
Sat Jun 05, 2021 6:16 pm
Forum: Chit Chat Babble Room
Topic: June, 2021 Obituaries
Replies: 1
Views: 417

June, 2021 Obituaries

Famed Lawyer, F. Lee Bailey, who defended O.J. Simpson, as well as many other famous and infamous people, died at the age of 87 on June 3rd.
https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/ob ... story.html
by Jochs
Sat May 22, 2021 12:39 pm
Forum: Indiana Talk
Topic: Yet Another Car/Train Crash in Mishawaka.
Replies: 2
Views: 1271

Re: Yet Another Car/Train Crash in Mishawaka.

From what I understand, NS 22W struck a vehicle at Smith St., which is the next crossing east of Logan St. where Amtrak #30 struck the SUV last weekend.
by Jochs
Fri May 21, 2021 11:49 pm
Forum: Indiana Talk
Topic: Yet Another Car/Train Crash in Mishawaka.
Replies: 2
Views: 1271

Yet Another Car/Train Crash in Mishawaka.

I saw this on the news this morning, and I still haven't seen any updates on this story.
https://www.wndu.com/2021/05/21/man-in- ... ith-train/
by Jochs
Sun May 16, 2021 2:48 pm
Forum: Indiana Talk
Topic: Another Train/Vehicle Crash in South Bend Area.
Replies: 0
Views: 1671

Another Train/Vehicle Crash in South Bend Area.

Apparently, NS 64K (reported as K64K, could be 6K4) struck a vehicle at Olive Street this morning. No word on injuries, and the train was released about 3 hours ago, according to what I am reading on Facebroke. It must not have been too serious, as none of the local news stations are reporting anyth...
by Jochs
Sat May 15, 2021 1:26 pm
Forum: Indiana Talk
Topic: Amtrak vs. Vehicle in Mishawaka: 1 Dead.
Replies: 2
Views: 1207

Amtrak vs. Vehicle in Mishawaka: 1 Dead.

Stories of a vehicle colliding with an Amtrak train this morning in Mishawaka on Hendricks Street are coming out of South Bend. On Facebook, it is being reported that one person was killed, and that there was a crossing activation failure. I've also read that the train involved was train #29. Ryan D...
by Jochs
Sat May 08, 2021 12:36 pm
Forum: Chit Chat Babble Room
Topic: May, 2021 Obituaries
Replies: 6
Views: 5262

Re: May, 2021 Obituaries

R.I.P. to actress Tawny Kitaen, who died at the age of 59 yesterday.
https://www.tmz.com/2021/05/08/tawny-kitaen-dead-dies/
by Jochs
Sun May 02, 2021 12:24 pm
Forum: Indiana Talk
Topic: Fire at Beech Grove
Replies: 3
Views: 4024

Fire at Beech Grove

There was an overnight fire last night at Amtrak's Beech Grove shops. The fire(s) occurred in two buildings used to house paint and cleaning supplies.
https://fox59.com/news/overnight-fire-d ... -facility/
by Jochs
Sat May 01, 2021 4:06 pm
Forum: Chit Chat Babble Room
Topic: May, 2021 Obituaries
Replies: 6
Views: 5262

Re: May, 2021 Obituaries

Oscar-winning actress Olympia Dukakis has died at the age of 89.
https://www.tmz.com/2021/05/01/actress- ... s-dead-89/
by Jochs
Wed Apr 28, 2021 11:50 pm
Forum: Chit Chat Babble Room
Topic: April, 2021 Obituaries.
Replies: 9
Views: 4323

Re: April, 2021 Obituaries.

R.I.P. astronaut Michael Collins, who was an astronaut on Apollo 11. He was 90.
https://www.newsnationnow.com/space/ame ... f3eoFpOdes
by Jochs
Sat Apr 10, 2021 1:30 pm
Forum: Chit Chat Babble Room
Topic: April, 2021 Obituaries.
Replies: 9
Views: 4323

Re: April, 2021 Obituaries.

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh and Queen Elizabeth II's husband, dead at 99 https://people.com/royals/prince-charles-visited-queen-elizabeth-after-prince-philip-death-windsor-castle/?utm_campaign=peoplemagazine&utm_content=manual&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_term=6070b5f302bf1500...
by Jochs
Sun Apr 04, 2021 11:00 pm
Forum: Chit Chat Babble Room
Topic: April, 2021 Obituaries.
Replies: 9
Views: 4323

April, 2021 Obituaries.

R.I.P. to actress Gloria Henry, who played Alice Mitchell on "Dennis the Menace" from 1959 to 1963. She was 98. She passed away yesterday just one day after her 98th birthday. https://www.tmz.com/2021/04/04/gloria-henry-dennis-the-menace-mom-dead-dies/?fbclid=IwAR230IVWMONd1x4LSwGs3ArmjhLKnxkWo69zHF...
by Jochs
Sun Mar 28, 2021 12:05 pm
Forum: Indiana Talk
Topic: McKinley in Mishawaka Closed After Car/Train Crash.
Replies: 0
Views: 3126

McKinley in Mishawaka Closed After Car/Train Crash.

The McKinley Ave crossing in Mishawaka still remains closed as Canadian National Railway crews work to repair a crossing signal that was destroyed in a train vs. car crash yesterday. No injuries were reported.
https://wsbt.com/news/local/mishawaka-r ... wing-crash
by Jochs
Sat Mar 27, 2021 11:40 am
Forum: Chit Chat Babble Room
Topic: March 2021 Obituaries
Replies: 3
Views: 3908

Re: March 2021 Obituaries

R.I.P. children's author, Beverly Cleary, who died on 3/25/21 at the age of 104. She was the creator of Ramona Quimby.
https://www.npr.org/2021/03/26/31188178 ... U55mNjrQYk
by Jochs
Sun Mar 21, 2021 8:21 pm
Forum: Indiana Talk
Topic: Third Rail Line on NS in Goshen Causing Problems.
Replies: 11
Views: 7102

Third Rail Line on NS in Goshen Causing Problems.

Apparently, NS has been using the third rail in Goshen to park trains for 2-3 hours at a time, while they wait for room in the yard in Elkhart, and people in Goshen are getting frustrated. https://wsbt.com/news/local/goshen-leaders-as-norfolk-southern-railroad-for-solution-to-stopped-trains?fbclid=I...
by Jochs
Sat Feb 13, 2021 2:07 pm
Forum: Illinois Talk
Topic: Freight Train Derailment in Normal.
Replies: 3
Views: 3733

Freight Train Derailment in Normal.

A Union Pacific freight train derailed this morning in Normal. Many crossings are now closed until the derailment can be cleaned up. https://www.centralillinoisproud.com/news/local-news/cargo-train-derails-in-uptown-normal-early-saturday-morning/ There was also an extended power outage due to the de...
by Jochs
Sat Feb 13, 2021 12:25 pm
Forum: Indiana Talk
Topic: South Shore Cancels Trains This Weekend.
Replies: 0
Views: 5722

South Shore Cancels Trains This Weekend.

In anticipation of the cold, The South Shore will be cancelling all trains between Carroll Ave. in Michigan City, and the South Bend International Airport and switching to bus service after 6 pm today. The South Shore passes through lots of remote farmland, and there are few crossings to access a di...
by Jochs
Sun Feb 07, 2021 4:15 pm
Forum: Chit Chat Babble Room
Topic: February 2021 Obituaries
Replies: 18
Views: 9507

Re: February 2021 Obituaries

President Ronald Reagan's longtime secretary of state, George P. Schultz, has died at the age of 100.
https://www.wfla.com/news/politics/rona ... WKegoOd_CA
by Jochs
Sat Jan 30, 2021 1:01 am
Forum: Chit Chat Babble Room
Topic: January, 2021 Obituaries
Replies: 20
Views: 17843

Re: January, 2021 Obituaries

R.I.P. to actress Cicely Tyson, who died at the age of 96 on 1/28/21.
https://variety.com/2021/tv/news/cicely ... 234895188/