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  1. Illinois City Settles With SEC in Muni Bond Fraud CaseRead the original story

    Friday Dec 5 | Bloomberg

    A city outside Chicago settled with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission over charges it defrauded investors by misusing bond money raised for an ill-fated development project. Harvey, which has about 25,000 residents, agreed to more oversight of its finances without admitting or denying the charges, according to documents filed in U.S. District Court in Illinois yesterday.

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  2. NSSF Joins Appeal Against Illinois City's Modern Sporting Rifle & Magazine BanRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | AmmoLand

    This week, NSSF joined with seven manufacturers to file a friend of the court brief in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit in support of overturning an ordinance passed by the City of Highland Park, Illinois that comprehensively bans both modern sporting rifles and standard capacity magazines. Taking a page out of the Windy City's playbook, Highland Park's ordinance would completely eliminate Second Amendment protections for commonly-owned MSRs and standard capacity magazines.

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  3. Burke: Voters spoke 'loud and clear'Read the original story

    Nov 4, 2014 | The Daily Gazette

    ... the services are delivered. The noticeable changes happen internally. Dawn Peters, executive director of the Illinois City/County Management Association, said the hope is that a city's government will become more efficient and more effective. The ...

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  4. Algonquin Official Named to Illinois Arborist Association PostRead the original story

    Oct 31, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... invited to speak to other jurisdictions statewide, including the Illinois Department of Natural Resources, the Illinois City/Council Management Association, and the Intergovernmental Risk Management Agency, to discuss the Village's efforts relative ...

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  5. Fugitive calls 911 after being chased by pack of coyotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | New York Daily News

    ... of cuffs during a furlough to Trinity Muscatine hospital on Monday, Daniel Rice, 21, fled eight miles east to Illinois City, Ill., where he and wife Samantha May ducked into the Loud Thunder Forest Preserve. But Rice's detour backfired when, upon ...

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  6. Inmate on the run recaptured after calling 911 to report he was being chased by coyotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Nothing To Do With Arbroath

    ... reportedly came off as he ran away. Rock Island County deputies were sent to Loud Thunder Forest Preserve in Illinois City, Illinois, to investigate a report from someone saying they were being chased by wild coyotes just after midnight on Wednesday ...

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  7. Coyotes - and his own 911 call - help capture wanted manRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | WESH-TV

    ... reportedly came off as he ran away. Rock Island County deputies were sent to Loud Thunder Forest Preserve in Illinois City, Illinois, to investigate a report from someone saying they were being chased by wild coyotes just after midnight Wednesday ...

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  8. Pack of COYOTES help catch fugitive after he fled in Iowa hospital gownRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... of the animals As sheriff's deputies in Muscatine, Iowa, were busy searching for the fugitive, officials in Illinois City, Illinois, located 8 miles away, got an unexpected call from a man saying that he was being chased by a large pack of wild ...

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  9. Willowbrook delays plans to dredge pondRead the original story

    Oct 28, 2014 | The Doings Weekly

    Willowbrook officials have agreed to delay plans to remove silt from the 1.5-acre Willow Park Pond at Plainfield Road and Adams Street after the lone bid received to perform the work came in at more than twice the estimated cost. Superior Seawalls & Docks, based in downstate Illinois City, submitted a bid of $147,900 to remove silt from the pond, which offers a handicapped-accessible fishing pier.

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  10. Coyotes - " and his own 911 call - " help capture wanted manRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    ... reportedly came off as he ran away. Rock Island County deputies were sent to Loud Thunder Forest Preserve in Illinois City, Illinois, to investigate a report from someone saying they were being chased by wild coyotes just after midnight Wednesday ...

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  11. Officials Celebrate Opening of Englewood FlyoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Mass Transit

    Federal, state and local officials on Oct. 23 celebrated the opening of the $142 million Englewood flyover, a major railroad bridge that has eliminated a significant source of train delays on the south side of Chicago and has reduced emissions and noise from idling trains in the neighborhood. The flyover bridge replaced a crossing between the Metra Rock Island tracks and a set of Norfolk Southern tracks at 63rd and State St. With the completion of this project, 78 weekday Rock Island Line trains are now carried over the busy freight tracks used by approximately 60 freight and Amtrak trains, eliminating conflicts between trains that result in service delays.

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  12. Pack of wild Illinois coyotes help police nab fugitiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Illinoisreview

    ... he managed to escape . On Wednesday, sheriff's deputies were dispatched to the Loud Thunder Forest Preserve in Illinois City, Illinois, aftera 911 call about two men being chased by a pack of wild coyotes, Steven VenHuizen, chief deputy for the Rock ...

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  13. Illinois coyotes key in capture of Iowa fugitiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | KHQA-TV Quincy

    ... were dispatched after a call about a pack of coyotes chasing two men at the Loud Thunder Forest Preserve in Illinois City, Illinois. Chief Deputy Steven VenHuizen says deputies recognized Rice when they arrived at the scene, noticing a pacemaker ...

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  14. It's Rare That a Fugitive Is Desperate Enough to Call 911 -...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | TheBlaze.com

    ... the ensuing chase. On Wednesday, sheriff's deputies were dispatched to the Loud Thunder Forest Preserve in Illinois City, Illinois, after a 911 call about two men being chased by a pack of wild coyotes, Steven VenHuizen, chief deputy for the Rock ...

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  15. Coyotes - and his own 911 call - help capture wanted man in Rock Island CountyRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2014 | WICU12 Erie

    ... reportedly came off as he ran away. Rock Island County deputies were sent to Loud Thunder Forest Preserve in Illinois City, Illinois, to investigate a report from someone saying they were being chased by wild coyotes just after midnight Wednesday ...

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  16. Officials celebrate opening of Englewood flyoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | CE News

    Federal, state and local officials on Oct. 23 celebrated the opening of the $142 million Englewood flyover, a major railroad bridge that has eliminated a significant source of train delays on the south side of Chicago and has reduced emissions and noise from idling trains in the neighborhood. The flyover bridge replaced a crossing between the Metra Rock Island tracks and a set of Norfolk Southern tracks at 63rd and State St. With the completion of this project, 78 weekday Rock Island Line trains are now carried over the busy freight tracks used by approximately 60 freight and Amtrak trains, eliminating conflicts between trains that result in service delays.

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  17. Coyotes help nab escapeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | WMT-AM Cedar Rapids

    ... WERE DISPATCHED AFTER A CALL ABOUT A PACK OF COYOTES CHASING TWO MEN AT THE LOUD THUNDER FOREST PRESERVE IN ILLINOIS CITY, ILLINOIS. CHIEF DEPUTY STEVEN VENHUIZEN SAYS DEPUTIES RECOGNIZED RICE WHEN THEY ARRIVED AT THE SCENE, NOTICING A PACEMAKER ...

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  18. Illinois coyotes key in capture of Iowa fugitiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | KCRG

    ... were dispatched after a call about a pack of coyotes chasing two men at the Loud Thunder Forest Preserve in Illinois City, Illinois. Chief Deputy Steven VenHuizen says deputies recognized Rice when they arrived at the scene, noticing a pacemaker ...

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  19. Iowa Fugitive Gets Chased by Coyotes, Calls Police for HelpRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    ... in Illinois received a call of two men being chased by a pack of wild coyotes in a wildlife preserve in Illinois City, Illinois. Deputies recognized the Muscatine man and booked him into the county jail. He's being held on a $50,000 bond for ...

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  20. Drivers injured Tuesday eveningRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | The Washington Evening Journal

    ... a vehicle in front of Shepard was also traveling at a lower rate of speed. Jacoby Merritts-Armey, 21, of Illinois City, Ill., was driving a Pontiac Grand Prix, crested at the top of the hill of Highway 92 at or about the speed limit and struck ...

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