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  • 3 hrs ago | via Chicago Tribune 

    Suspect in 2016 Portage Park carjacking attempt dies

    Anthony Hollins, 19, in a Chicago police booking photo taken June 6, 2016. Hollins died seven months after being shot when authorities say he and another man tried to rob a man at gunpoint in a Portage Park parking lot.

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  • Sunday | via Daily Herald 

    Abt innovation helped retailer become a destination ...

    COURTESY OF ABT ELECTRONICS INC.Abt Electronics' first store was in the Logan Square neighborhood of Chicago. It opened in 1936.

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  • Saturday Jan 21 | via Northwest Herald 

    Grenda, George M.

    George M. Grenda Born: November 9, 1939; in Chicago, IL Died: January 19, 2017; in McHenry, IL George Michael Grenda, age 77, of McHenry, passed away Thursday, January 19, 2017, at his home after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born November 9, 1939 in Chicago to Adam E. and Estelle Grenda.

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  • Thursday Jan 19 | via Northwest Herald 

    Kovich, Emilie F.

    Emilie F. Kovich Born: August 13, 1931 Died: January 16, 2017 Emilie F. Kovich, a resident of Woodstock, died Monday the 16th of January at Hearthstone Senior Living Community. Emilie was born August 13th, 1931 in Gary Indiana, the daughter of the late Andrew and Minnie Fernandez.

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  • Wednesday Jan 18 | via Chicago Tribune 

    Beloved Northbrook mail carrier dies on job

    A man known as "the best mailman ever" died while working his Northbrook route Saturday. Rudy Alex Loosa was 59. "He was the quintessential mailman some of us my remember from 1950s television, where everybody knew the mailman, knew the milkman, and they knew about you and your family, knew about your losses, your celebrations, your victories," said Scott Cawley, one of the Northbrook residents along the route Loosa walked for 18 years.

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  • Tuesday Jan 17 | via Pequot Lakes Echo 

    Joseph M. Marolt

    Joseph M. Marolt, age 96 of Brainerd, died peacefully on January 15, 2017 at Lake Ridge Care Center in Buffalo, MN.

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  • Tuesday Jan 17 | via Chicago Reader 

    Donny Hathaway's soul is still bringing people together

    Emily Lordi reads from her book on soul singer Danny Hathaway during a discussion with Tara Betts at the Seminary Co-op. Each book in the long-running 33 1/3 series is supposed to be about a single record, but Emily Lordi's 2016 entry, Donny Hathaway Live , does a little more: she calls it a "praise song" for the soul icon's 1972 live album, but it's also about his relationship with live performance in general.

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  • Tuesday Jan 17 | via Northwest Herald 

    DeBoer, Henry J.

    Henry J. DeBoer Born: March 29, 1940; in Chicago, IL Died: January 13, 2017; in Marengo, IL Henry "Hank" J. DeBoer, 76, of Marengo passed away Friday evening January 13, 2017 in his home surrounded by his family. He was born on March 29, 1940 in Chicago, the son of the late Henry and Martha DeBoer.

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  • Monday Jan 16 | via Daily Reporter 

    James L. Bailey

    James L. Bailey, 81, of Greenfield, died on Friday, January 13, 2017, at Hancock Regional Hospital. He was born on August 7, 1935, in Belknap, Ky., as the son of Scott Lee and Maxine Bailey.

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  • Sunday Jan 15 | via Daily Mail 

    Chicago police officer fatally shoots fleeing gunman

    Chicago cop chases down gunman who had opened fire on three people and shoots him dead bringing deadly shootings in the city over the Martin Luther King Jr Day weekend to seven A police officer confronted by a fleeing gunman suspected of shooting three people fatally shot the man early Sunday, Chicago police said. Officers were on routine patrol in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on the city's West side when they heard gunshots and began chasing a 34-year-old man, police said.

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  • Friday Jan 13 | via Daily Reporter 

    Jack P. Frazier

    Jack P. Frazier, 77, of Greenfield, passed away Thursday, January 12, 2017, at Hancock Regional Hospital. He was born on January 12, 1940, in Hancock County as the son of Jack H. and Madge M. Frazier.

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  • Friday Jan 13 | via The Rochester Sentinel 

    Earl Eugene 'Gene' Cannedy

    Mr. Earl Eugene "Gene" Cannedy, 79, Rochester, was surrounded by his loving family when he passed away at Life Care Center of Rochester at 4:20 p.m. on Jan. 11, 2017. Born in Carterville, Ill., on Dec. 26, 1937, Earl Eugene Cannedy was the treasured son of Lester and Nellie Cannedy.

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  • Friday Jan 13 | via The Rochester Sentinel 

    Earl Eugene 'Gene' Cannedy

    Mr. Earl Eugene "Gene" Cannedy, 79, Rochester, was surrounded by his loving family when he passed away at Life Care Center of Rochester at 4:20 p.m. on Jan. 11, 2017. Born in Carterville, Ill., on Dec. 26, 1937, Earl Eugene Cannedy was the treasured son of Lester and Nellie Cannedy.

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  • Wednesday Jan 11 | via Chicago Tribune 

    Victor Lownes, helped create Playboy Clubs, dies at 88

    Victor Lownes, second from left, then vice president of Playboy, makes an appearance on a late night talk show in 1961 with Playboy Club bunnies. Lownes died Jan. 11, 2017, in London.

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  • Wednesday Jan 11 | via Northwest Herald 

    Halvey, Mary B.

    Mary Beth Halvey Born: October 17, 1949; in Chicago, IL Died: January 9, 2017; in Woodstock, IL Mary Beth Halvey, 67, of Woodstock, passed away peacefully at her home on Monday, January 9 with family and friends present. Born October 17, 1949 in Chicago, Illinois, she was the daughter of Irene and Charles Jusits.

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  • Tuesday Jan 10 | via The Janesville Gazette 

    Clemens L. Wozny, Elkhorn, WI

    Clemens L. Wozny, 99, of Elkhorn, WI, went home to be with our Lord on Saturday, January 7, 2017 at Holton Manor in Elkhorn, WI. Clem was born September 27, 1917 in Chicago, IL, the son of the late Leo and Eugenia Wozny.

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  • Tuesday Jan 10 | via Streets Blog Chicago 

    66-Year-Old Man Fatally Struck in the Garfield Ridge...

    A senior who was struck and killed by a driver in the Garfield Ridge community in what appears to be the second pedestrian fatality case of 2017. On Sunday, January 8, at about 1:40 a.m., the driver was heading south on in the 5200 block of South Central Avenue when he struck the senior, according to Police News Affairs.

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  • Tuesday Jan 10 | via Chicago Tribune 

    'He loved his village': Former Norridge mayor Oppedi...

    Ron Oppedisano, a former Norridge mayor and a longtime village trustee, died Jan. 8 from complications of pneumonia, according to his family. Oppedisano, 61, served as the chairman of the Zoning Board of Appeals from 1991 to 1999 and later as a village trustee until 2009, when he was appointed mayor after the death of the town's third mayor, Earl Field, who died at age 62 that year.

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  • Jun 26, 2013 | via Lakeland Times 

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  • Jun 26, 2013 | via Lakeland Times 

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