Des Plaines Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Des Plaines veterans hosting flag disposal ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | Daily Herald

    Des Plaines VFW Post 2992 is hosting a flag disposal ceremony on Flag Day to retire worn and unserviceable American flags. The event is scheduled for 2 p.m. Tuesday at Lake Park, on Lee Street between Howard and Touhy avenues.

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  2. Elk Grove Village library getting new roofRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | Daily Herald

    Work to replace the Elk Grove Village Public Library's original roof is expected to start by mid-July or the beginning of August, officials said. The library board this week approved a $905,000 contract with DCG Roofing Solutions of Des Plaines to tear off and replace the roof.

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  3. Discover opportunities in health careers at Oakton on June 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | Daily Herald

    High School students and others interested in health careers are invited to attend a free open house from 5:30-7:30 p.m., Tuesday, June 14, at Oakton's Margaret Burke Lee Science and Health Careers Center, 1600 E. Golf Road, Des Plaines. High school students and others interested in health careers are invited to attend a free open house from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, June 14, at Oakton's Margaret Burke Lee Science and Health Careers Center, 1600 E. Golf Road, Des Plaines.

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  4. Lester: Nun tells Maryville youth, 'We won't leave you behind'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | Daily Herald

    In her decades of work with abused and neglected children, Sister Cathy Ryan has come to know how much suffering and tumult have taken place in children's lives before they arrive on Maryville Academy's doorstep. So having those boys and girls ask, "Sister, where am I going to go? Who will be there for me? Will it be safe?" breaks the 69-year-old nun's heart.

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  5. Attend summer tribute at Our Lady of Guadalupe shrineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | Daily Herald

    Highlights of this weekend's second annual summer tribute at the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe, 1170 N. River Road in Des Plaines, include a Mass at 1 p.m. Sunday said by Cardinal Alberto Suárez Inda from the Archdiocese of Morelia, Mexico, and a concert featuring the "Siervas," or the "Servants," at 8 p.m. Saturday. The three-day celebration is designed to encourage more visitors to the shrine during the summer months.

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  6. Gradual changes coming to Palatine Caputo store under new managementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Daily Herald

    JOE [email protected], 2010The new name for this store at 2070 N. Rand Road in Palatine is Caputo Fruit Market. The Joe Caputo & Sons Fruit Market at 2070 N. Rand Road in Palatine that was sold at auction last month will be called Caputo Fruit Market under the new owners, who say they have already begun to reduce prices and increase variety.

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  7. Attend Italian Feast of SS. Crocifisso celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | Daily Herald

    The task of carrying the crucifix around the grounds at Maryville Academy during the Italian Feast of SS. Crocifisso is considered an honor and is passed down in many families.

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  8. Images: Elk Grove High School graduationRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2016 | Daily Herald

    Kylie Ostling, 18, and Anna Bonder, 18, both of Elk Grove and Carly Crothers, 18, of Des Plaines shows off their bucket list before the Elk Grove High School graduation on Sunday. Karla Santana, 17, of Bensenville and Imani Sanchez, 18, of Elk Grove take a selfie before the Elk Grove High School graduation on Sunday.

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  9. How state cuts led Maryville to close homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | Daily Herald

    Maryville Academy's state funding for residential programs was slashed by $3.3 million over the past six years and the agency faced a looming $1.3 million cut -- grim numbers that led officials at the Des Plaines-based child care organization to decide this week to end those programs. The nonprofit's finance office released the numbers days after it announced plans Tuesday to shutter residential treatment homes for teen boys in Des Plaines and teen girls in Bartlett, and a shelter for teen girls in Chicago.

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  10. Youths head to Wrigley Field for chance to advance in national competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | Daily Herald

    Before the Cubs take the diamond for batting practice Sunday at Wrigley Field, a second-grader from Libertyville will dig in for a chance to showcase his skills this summer at Major League Baseball's All-Star game in San Diego. "I know I did good on my hitting and running," says 8-year-old Trevor Wallace, one of three winners in the boys 7-8-year-old group for the Scott's MLB Pitch Hit & Run competition .

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  11. Oakton offers STEM summer programs for youthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | Daily Herald

    Oakton offers STEM summer programs for youth, including robotics classes, where students design their own robots and test their creations in competitions. Youth ages 8-14 are invited to give their science, technology, engineering and math skills a workout this summer by enrolling in camps offered at Oakton's campuses in Skokie, 7701 N. Lincoln Ave., and Des Plaines, 1600 E. Golf Road.

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

    Jun 3, 2016 | Daily Herald

    Damage was estimated at $50. • Vandals hurled an unknown object around 3:14 p.m. May 26 that shattered a window on a 2011 Honda Accord at 45 W. Northwest Hwy.

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  13. See the winning images of our weekly photo contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | Daily Herald

    Walking around one of the ponds at Cantigny Park, I came across Mr. Frog sitting on a green lily pad with his nose resting on a purple pad . I found his emerald green contrasting with the purple to be quite ribbitting! He obliged me with a photo before diving out of sight and disappearing toad-ily.

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  14. Rosemont residents say they're being forced out of apartmentsRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2016 | Daily Herald

    A group of Rosemont residents who live in apartment buildings north of the Allstate Arena say they're being forced out by a new property manager who is serving them with eviction notices and planning to raise rent to levels they won't be able to afford. The manager says the residents need to be out so direly needed renovations can be made to the buildings to make them "livable and respectable."

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  15. Location changed for meeting on Des Plaines senior apartmentsRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2016 | Daily Herald

    Des Plaines Alderman Denise Rodd is moving the location of her upcoming 3rd Ward meeting to the Des Plaines Public Library because of an expected large crowd that will hear about plans for senior apartments. At the meeting next Wednesday, a representative of Pontarelli Cos.

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  16. Democrat asks Illinois' auditor to step aside amid probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | Daily Herald

    A Democratic state lawmaker wants Democratic Illinois Auditor General Frank Mautino to take a leave of absence after learning federal officials questioned him about campaign expenses. In a letter sent Wednesday, state Sen. Laura Murphy of Des Plaines asks Mautino to step aside until the investigation is complete.

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  17. Lawmaker asks Illinois' top auditor to step aside amid probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | Daily Herald

    A state lawmaker wants Illinois' top auditor to take a leave of absence after learning he's been questioned by federal officials about campaign expenses. In a letter sent Wednesday, Democratic state Sen. Laura Murphy of Des Plaines asks Illinois Auditor General Frank Mautino to step aside until the probe in completed, saying a leave of absence is in the best interest of the state's government and taxpayers.

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  18. Lestr: Lifeguard jobs go begging this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Daily Herald

    Despite the lure of earning a paycheck while getting a poolside tan, high school- and college-aged students aren't lining up to fill suburban lifeguard jobs. Jennifer Boys, who's overseen aquatics in Des Plaines for nearly 20 years, tells me teens' busy lives account for some of the shortage.

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  19. Maryville proposes recovery home for teen momsRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2016 | Daily Herald

    Despite the closure of its residential facilities announced Tuesday, Maryville Academy is planning to collaborate with the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services on a new program for teen mothers, state officials confirmed Wednesday. Officials at the Des Plaines-based child care organization have submitted a concept paper to the department that proposes creation of a recovery home for mothers who would have their infants and preschool-aged children with them.

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  20. Democrat wants Illinois' top auditor to step aside during federal probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Daily Herald

    A suburban Democrat has asked Illinois' top auditor to take a leave of absence following his acknowledgment that federal investigators have questioned him about campaign expenses. With a letter sent today, state Sen. Laura Murphy of Des Plaines becomes the highest-profile Democratic official to take Illinois Auditor General Frank Mautino to task for campaign expenses that have drawn increased scrutiny in recent months.

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