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Our Lady of the Angels Fire

Our Lady Of The Angels Firefighter Richard Scheidt Dies

Chicago Tribune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Retired Chicago firefighter Richard Scheidt, a subject of one of the grimmest and most iconic newspaper photographs in Chicago history, has died. He w...

Remembrances of the Angels

John Kuenster | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
John Kuenster

In writing Remembrances of the Angels I felt as I did in the beginning--that tragedies such as Our Lady of the Angels School fire should never be forgotten. The deaths and injuries of the students and nuns, the emotional wounds inflicted on parents, relatives, and survivors, represent a horrible price to pay for the improved fire safety of our schools today.

Remembering Our Lady Of The Angels School Fire: Bottomless 'Pit Of Sorrow'

Chicago Sun-Times | MAUREEN O'DONNELL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

It was a day when the lives of 92 schoolchildren were stolen in a place where their parents thought they would be safe: their school. The inferno tha...