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  1. First Vietnam vets mark anniversary at Des Plaines gravesiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Daily Herald

    The pain still fresh enough to elicit tears from some Marines, five dozen people gathered Tuesday around a simple gravestone in All Saints Cemetery in Des Plaines. On the 50th anniversary of combat Marines arriving in Vietnam, the ceremony honored Michael Badsing, the first local Marine killed in combat in the Vietnam War.

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  2. Des Plaines alderman Sayad found guilty of trespassingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Daily Herald

    Des Plaines Alderman Dick Sayad was found guilty Tuesday in Cook County court of criminal trespass, fined $500 and given 18 months of court supervision. Sayad, who was re-elected 4th Ward alderman in April, was arrested during the campaign by Des Plaines police after a resident complained that he had entered his dwelling without permission.

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  3. Constable: Woodturners help when sick kids' courage overflowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Daily Herald

    Taking a hunk of wood from a downed tree and turning it into something beautiful lifts the spirits of Mount Prospect's Al Miotke. Doing that for a sick child makes that feeling even better.

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  4. AquaSprites qualify for Junior Olympic ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | Daily Herald

    The AquaSprites Synchronized Swim Team, Lattof YMCA, will attend the 2015 U.S. Synchronized Swimming Junior Olympic in Greensboro, North Carolina, June 26 through July 4. Six age group routines advanced from the North Zone, Region B, championships held in St. Louis, Missouri, May 16-17. The top solo in each age group advances; the top three per age group advance in duet and team.

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  5. 10 stories you may have missedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | Daily Herald

    Passengers from the hijacked TWA flight are welcomed back home at O'Hare International Airport in 1985. Today, 30 years later, only a few of the suburban survivors are still alive and in the area.

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  6. Was Oakton instructor's email a threat or free speech?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2015 | Daily Herald

    A national First Amendment advocacy group is accusing Oakton Community College of trampling over a former faculty member's free speech rights, but the college's president says she felt personally threatened by the contents of the instructor's email to her. The Foundation for Individual Rights in Education has come to the defense of former Oakton instructor Chester Kulis, who sent an email to colleagues -- and the college's retiring President Margaret Lee -- on May 1 stating "Have a happy MAY DAY when workers across the world celebrate their struggle for union rights and remember the Haymarket riot in Chicago."

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  7. Sr. Software Engineers - Computer -Senior Software Engineers, Des...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2015 | Daily Herald

    Computer -Senior Software Engineers, Des Plaines, IL: Perform unit testing of programs and reports. Develop applications following the software development lifecycle SDLC.

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  8. Software Engineers - Computer -Software Engineers/Analysts, Des...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2015 | Daily Herald

    Computer -Software Engineers/Analysts, Des Plaines, IL: Establish and maintain testing environments, create and execute tests, verify and troubleshoot test result. Responsible for testing business critical, complex, and highly integrated software systems.

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  9. Systems Architects - Computer -Systems Architects, Des Plaines, Il:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2015 | Daily Herald

    Computer -Systems Architects, Des Plaines, IL: Transform/migrate systems to Service Oriented Architecture for key business processes utilizing PRPC/ SCRUM methodologies in multiplatform environment. Work on cross functional domain systems.

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  10. Constable: 'Walking Dead' Marines remember VietnamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2015 | Daily Herald

    Every Dec. 7, our nation remembers the infamous date when World War II started for the United States. On Tuesday, a few dozen Marines will gather at a simple gravesite in Des Plaines to mark the 50th anniversary of when the Vietnam War began for them.

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  11. Taste of Des Plaines continues todayRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2015 | Daily Herald

    Taste of Des Plaines opened Friday night and continues today, with a tent of big-screen televisions available for Blackhawks fans The festival, sponsored by the city, is a free event with food from local restaurants, family activities and tribute bands. The event runs from noon to 11 p.m. today at 1501 Miner St. adjacent to the Metra station.

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  12. Information sessions on health careers at OaktonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | Daily Herald

    Oakton Community College is holding two free information sessions on careers in the health care profession at 10 a.m., Tuesday, June 16, at the Margaret Burke Lee Science and Health Careers Center , 1600 E. Golf Road, Des Plaines, Room 210. College faculty will discuss course requirements and industry trends.

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  13. Wheeling's Heritage Park reopens with big celebrationRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2015 | Daily Herald

    Wheeling Park District celebrated the near completion of the first phase of the two-year $38 million renovation and flood control project at Heritage Park with a grand opening party Sunday, June 7. The celebration included free daylong activities, beginning with sunrise yoga; an afternoon autograph signing with Baseball Hall-of-Famer, National League All-Star and Cubs right fielder Andre Dawson; special kids' activities; and the movie "Field of Dreams," shown under the stars at the Performance Pavilion, among other activities. The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald.

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  14. Italian Feast of SS. Crocifisso this weekend in Des PlainesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | Daily Herald

    The Societa SS. Crocifisso di Ciminna's crucifix is carried by members during the group's annual feast held at Maryville Academy in Des Plaines.

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  15. Local food, music as Taste of Des Plaines returnsRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2015 | Daily Herald

    Following a four-year hiatus when it was known as the Des Plaines Summer Fling, Taste of Des Plaines returns this Friday and Saturday, June 12-13, with new management and an emphasis on local food and tribute bands. "We're looking to give the community a fest that embraces the best in town," said Ralph Conception, president of Ravenswood Special Events.

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  16. Des Plaines fest setting up TVs for Saturday Hawks gameRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2015 | Daily Herald

    Des Plaines officials have been trying to revive their struggling summer downtown festival for years, and hoped by bringing in local food vendors and organizations to man information booths this year, more people would attend. But organizers of the Taste of Des Plaines scheduled for this weekend also realized that much of the community's attention will be focused on the Blackhawks Stanley Cup Final Game 5 Saturday night.

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  17. Women artists sought for Oakton's 'Feminism Through the Ages'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | Daily Herald

    Professional artists who self-identify as women are invited to submit entries in all media to Oakton Community College for "Feminism Across the Generations" by Monday, Aug. 10. Entry is free. This juried art exhibition, sponsored by the Koehnline Museum of Art and Women's and Gender Studies at Oakton, will take place Oct. 1- 23, at 1600 E. Golf Road, Des Plaines.

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  18. Northwest suburban police blotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | Daily Herald

    The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald. Complete the form to the right and a reprint consultant will contact you to discuss how you can reuse this article.

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  19. What do you want to see in Des Plaines' Metropolitan Square?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | Daily Herald

    Community events, water features and even a gazebo are some of the ideas that have been proposed to draw more people to Metropolitan Square in Des Plaines. City officials and a consultant have been researching ways to increase the visibility of the downtown mixed-use development, which has been criticized as hard to find even though it's only a block north of Miner Street.

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  20. 100 phones stolen in robbery of Des Plaines storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | Daily Herald

    Des Plaines police are looking for two men who stole 100 cellphones valued at more than $13,000 and cash during the robbery of a Cricket Wireless store last week. The suspects entered the business, located at 1184 Lee St., at 12:23 p.m. last Thursday, telling a store employee to "just be calm and don't do anything stupid or we will shoot you," though neither displayed a weapon, according to a police report released Monday.

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