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  1. Teen charged in Naperville theftRead the original story

    Sunday | Daily Herald

    Naperville police arrested a Bolingbrook teen Saturday on accusations he stole money from a person after the two met up for the sale of a cellphone. Thomas J. Woods, 17, of the 0-100 block of Boulder Ridge Court, faces a misdemeanor theft charge stemming from an investigation police launched Saturday when the victim flagged down an officer in the 1500 block of North Naper Boulevard.

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  2. Quick Hits, April 20: SFCCa s Cowan named NJCAA All-AmericanRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 20 | Sedalia Democrat

    ... was always there. She has had two good years here. I'm happy that she was named an All-American." Cowan, of Bolingbrook, Illinois, started all 28 games and helped the Lady Roadrunners to a 19-9 record this season. She tied for second in the nation ...

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  3. Orland Park elections run up $362,000 price tagRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 20 | Chicago Tribune

    ... amounts spent after March 31. The total was on par with spending by mayoral candidates in the closely watched Bolingbrook race, which also saw an influx of super PAC money to benefit its apparent winner, incumbent Roger Claar. Records show ...

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  4. Lester: The suburbs' four most expensive mayoral racesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 19 | Daily Herald

    ... Irvin defeated Rick Guzman, an aide in former Mayor Tom Weisner's office, a total of $358,181 was raised. In Bolingbrook, where 31-year incumbent Roger Claar's support for President Donald Trump drew a strong challenge from Will County Board member ...

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  5. Gambling-parlor robbery under investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 19 | The News-Gazette

    ... armed subject in Naperville. Twenty minutes later that vehicle passed through a southbound tollbooth on I-355 in Bolingbrook. At 2:54 p.m. Tuesday, the employees at a Savoy bank contacted METCAD about a suspicious blue 2007 Toyota Corolla in its ...

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  6. Boeing gives $1 million to Trump inauguration committee, among many Illinois donorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 19 | Chicago Tribune

    The Boeing Co. and MacNeil Automotive Products Ltd. of Bolingbrook gave $1 million each to the record-breaking fundraising effort to pay for President Donald Trump 's inauguration, putting them among scores of Illinois contributors.

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  7. Bolingbrook mayor holds on to seat by 151 votes after Trump backlashRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 19 | Daily Herald

    Longtime Bolingbrook Mayor Roger Claar, whose support for Donald Trump ignited a tougher-than-expected re-election campaign, has narrowly defeated his Democratic challenger. Tuesday's count of provisional and mail-in ballots found Claar won with 6,425 votes.

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  8. Suburban Chicago Trump backer beats challenger by 151 votesRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 19 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    A longtime suburban Chicago mayor whose support for Donald Trump ignited a tougher-than-expected re-election campaign has narrowly defeated his Democratic challenger. Tuesday's count of provisional and mail-in ballots found Bolingbrook Mayor Roger Claar won with 6,425 votes.

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  9. Challenger concedes to Bolingbrook incumbent mayor in race where Trump was issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 18 | Chicago Tribune

    Roger Claar, the 31-year mayor of Bolingbrook, clung to an unofficial lead of about 100 votes Wednesday with some mail and provisional ballots still to be counted. The candidacy of his opponent was driven in large part by a September fundraiser Claar hosted for Trump.

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  10. Dist. 204 to study population trends to weigh future school boundariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 18 | Daily Herald

    Indian Prairie Unit District 204 will be studying the demographics in parts of Naperville, Aurora, Bolingbrook and Plainfield to determine if boundary changes will be needed to address school crowding. The school board on Monday voted unanimously to hire RSP & Associates, a Kansas-based enrollment consulting firm, to conduct a study of socioeconomic data, population density, home values, census data, birthrates and land use.

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  11. Skip Dye elected 2018-2019 United for Libraries presidentRead the original story

    Friday Apr 14 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Trustee, Hennepin County (Minn.) Library, and Kathryn Spindel, Trustee/treasurer, Fountaindale Public Library (Bolingbrook, Ill.), were elected Trustees-at-large. United for Libraries: The Association of Library Trustees, Advocates, Friends and ...

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  12. Officer charged in caretaker's shootingRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 12 | Journal Gazette

    ... by a fellow inmate armed with a food tray in the dining area, a source confirmed Tuesday. Peterson, a former Bolingbrook, Illinois, police sergeant, was "jumped" March 29 in the chow hall of the maximum-security facility in Terre Haute, the source ...

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  13. Drew Peterson Reportedly Attacked In PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 12 | WLS-AM Chicago

    Drew Peterson reportedly was jumped by another inmate at an Indiana prison. The alleged attack comes only about a month after the ex-Bolingbrook cop moved to the new facility for security reasons.

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  14. Ex-cop Drew Peterson attacked in prison by inmate with food trayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 12 | New York Daily News

    ... an accident. However, the case was reopened after fourth wife Stacy Peterson disappeared in 2007. The former Bolingbrook, Ill., police officer was sentenced to an additional 40 years last year for trying to have prosecutor James Glasgow killed. ...

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  15. Morning Spin: Lipinski facing challenge from progressive Democrat in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 10 | Chicago Tribune

    ... with so many of you, I know we can do it from the grassroots up." One side note: Lipinski dispatched help to Bolingbrook Mayor Roger Claar in his re-election bid after being challenged over his support and fundraising help for President Donald Trump ...

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  16. And the winner/loser of this suburban election is . . .Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 7 | Chicago Reader

    ... Or whether Donald Trump's losing his sway over swing voters. So let's dive right in, starting with . . . Bolingbrook. The mayor of this distant southwest suburb is Roger Claar, a 31-year-old incumbent whose record over the years includes getting ...

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  17. Trump-supporting mayor appears to survive re-election scareRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 5 | Cybercast News Service

    A longtime suburban Chicago mayor who held a fundraiser for President Donald Trump last year has expanded his narrow lead in his re-election battle with a union organizer backed by top Democrats. With all precincts reporting Wednesday, Bolingbrook Mayor Roger Claar held a 104-vote lead over Will County Commissioner Jackie Traynere.

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  18. Trump-supporting Bolingbrook mayor appears to survive re-election scareRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 5 | Northwest Herald

    In this April 21, 2014 photo, Bolingbrook Mayor Roger Claar speaks at the State of Illinois building in Chicago. Claar has been mayor of Bolingbrook for more than three decades, but faces a spirited challenge from union organizer, Jackie Traynere in the Tuesday April 4, 2017 election.

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  19. Sneed: Who's real Goliath in Bolingbrook's political donnybrook?Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 5 | World News Report

    Follow @sneedlings David vs. Goliath? So who is the real Goliath in Bolingbrook's political donnybrook? "Not I," said Bolingbrook Mayor Roger Claar, who is holding onto a surprisingly meager shoestring win of 104 votes as of late Tuesday night, until the mail-in and provisional votes are counted.

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  20. The Latest: Trump-supporting mayor expands his leadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 5 | The Tribune

    A suburban Chicago mayor who held a fundraiser for President Donald Trump last year has expanded his lead in his re-election battle with a union organizer backed by top Democrats. With all precincts reporting, Bolingbrook Mayor Roger Claar's lead over Will County Commissioner Jackie Traynere grew to 104 votes when the precincts from a sliver of the community in neighboring DuPage County are added.

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