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  1. Lyons streets repairs come in $800K under budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Des Plaines Valley News

    Residents in Lyons are driving down street that were in long need of repair. Thirty-one streets have been or soon will be rebuilt in the village's expansive 2016 street rehabilitation project.

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  2. Could WSC be even better than last year?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | Daily Herald

    ... through the 6A bracket. "We don't talk about the streak a lot, but I sure remember our last loss in 2010 to Lyons," said Hilltoppers coach Chad Hetlet, whose program has won at least a share of the last eight Silver titles. "I really think it's a ...

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  3. New SD103 superintendent getting to know students, staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | Des Plaines Valley News

    ... doing her homework. Baker, 50, of Orland Park, started her three-year contract as superintendent of the Lyons-based district on July 1. With the 2016-17 school year having started Monday, it's time for Baker and the students to get serious about ...

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  4. Lyons block party a welcome traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | Des Plaines Valley News

    Vic Zynda always keeps open a certain Sunday in August, the date when the annual block party is held on the west end of Lyons. The block party returned in a big way on Sunday, Aug. 14, to the 4000 block of Konrad Avenue.

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  5. Residents complain of bad odors in LyonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 15 | The Legal Record

    There's something in the air in the Village of Lyons and it's not the sweet smells of summer. Village residents have complained that the parks and school playgrounds smell terrible after the village applied "biosolid" landscaping fertilizer obtained from the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District as part of a pilot program.

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  6. Inaugural Night Out event brings Lyons police, residents togetherRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 11 | Des Plaines Valley News

    For Lyons Police Chief Jim Keating, when it comes to residents interacting with his department and his officers, the priority will always remain focusing on the concerns of the community. And when all are working together - he told about 125 people gathered outside the Lyons Village Hall - good things can often result.

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  7. Motorcyclist gets 3-year prison sentence for fatal crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 3 | Daily Herald

    A man has received a three-year prison sentence for striking a German woman who was crossing Lake Shore Drive in Chicago with his motorcycle. The Chicago Sun-Times reports Charles Lyons of Evergreen Park pleaded guilty Tuesday to reckless homicide and aggravated reckless driving resulting in bodily harm.

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  8. Motorcyclist gets 3-year prison sentence for fatal crashRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 3 | WAND-TV Decatur

    A man has received a three-year prison sentence for striking a German woman who was crossing Lake Shore Drive in Chicago with his motorcycle. The Chicago Sun-Times reports Charles Lyons of Evergreen Park pleaded guilty Tuesday to reckless homicide and aggravated reckless driving resulting in bodily harm.

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  9. New swings are part of the improvements at Amelia Park in Lyons.Read the original story

    Jul 22, 2016 | Des Plaines Valley News

    Children in Lyons can now enjoy new playground equipment with slides and swings at Amelia Park, officially known as Emil Schieve Park. The cozy neighborhood park - located at the T-intersection of Amelia Avenue and Collins Avenue, just south of Ogden Avenue - has been a popular destination for neighborhood children for decades.

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  10. 3 Denham Springs-area junior high bands come together for campRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 | The Advocate

    ... schools, from left, are Ryan Benoit, Denham Springs Junior High; Abby South, Juban Park Junior High; and Jonathan Lyons, Southside Junior High. Advocate staff photo by VIC COUVILLION -- The trumpet and cornet section of the student band at the ...

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  11. Sherry A. JohnsonRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2016 | The Herald-Gazette

    ... Memorial Services will be held on Tuesday July 19, 2016 1pm in the East Mount Sinai Baptist Church. Pastor Jimmy Lyons will officiate. Trice Funeral Home Inc. of Barnesville is in charge of all professional services. Continue reading 'Sherry ...

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  12. Lyons Man Accused Of Beating Stepfather To Death With HammerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2016 | CBS Local

    ... man used a hammer to kill his stepfather when a fight escalated Friday night at their home in west suburban Lyons. About 9:30 p.m., Lance McDonald got into an argument with with his 55-year-old stepfather, Lance C. Wright, at the apartment they ...

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  13. Lyons Man Hit With Hammer, Death Ruled A HomicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2016 | CBS Local

    ... The Score is partners with CBS 2 TV and WBBM 780, and they give you the best Chicago has to offer. 670 The [] Lyons police responded to a domestic disturbance call after a person said he hit his step-father with a hammer in the 8500 block of West ...

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  14. Owner of pit bulls guilty in death of Detroit boy, 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | USA Today

    ... whose son was pulled away from her by a pack of dogs while the two were walking to a neighborhood school. Geneke Lyons, 42, also was convicted of possessing dangerous animals causing death. He had been charged with second-degree murder, but that ...

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  15. Obituaries, June 10, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | HeraldSun.com

    George "Jimmy" Wesley Lyons was born on November 9, 1915. He departed this life on Saturday June 4, 2016.

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  16. Video of dogs mauling boy, 4, to death brings jurors to tearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | MLive.com

    ... 2015, as Xavier and his mother, Lucillie Strickland, walked to Thurgood Marshall Elementary School in Detroit. Geneke Lyons, the dog's owner, is charged with second-degree murder, manslaughter and possessing dangerous animals causing death. Wayne ...

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  17. Hawkinsville Missionary Baptist Hosts Free Symposium June 4Read the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... of Education and other numerous federal and local candidates and agencies. This is a free symposium. Call Jacqueline Lyons at Hawkinsville Missionary Baptist Church, 423-892-1924 to register, Tuesday-Thursday from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Hawkinsville ...

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  18. Rosalyn B, BrownRead the original story

    May 30, 2016 | The Herald-Gazette

    Funeral Services was held Friday at 2PM at the East Mount Sinai Baptist Church. Pastor Jimmy Lyons officiated and interment was held in the West Mount Sinai Baptist church cemetery.

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  19. Lyons Memorial Day ceremony will remember Medal of Honor recipientRead the original story

    May 26, 2016 | Des Plaines Valley News

    This year's observance of Memorial Day in Lyons will feature a new site and an old memory that dates back 50 years. Because of water main construction on Ogden Avenue, the event is being moved from the Eternal Flame in front of the water pumping station to the front of the Lyons Village Hall, 4200 Lawndale Ave. 'We ask all veterans and all residents to attend.

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  20. Editorial: Voters have chance to drop an archaic school positionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | Daily Herald

    ... all township school treasurer offices have been as clean as in the Northwest suburbs. Former treasurers in Leyden and Lyons townships have gone to jail. In the South suburbs, one treasurer making a base salary of more than $100,000 turned out to be ...

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