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  1. NIU football: Knowles named linebacker coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Daily Chronicle

    Illinois native Jeff Knowles, who spent the last three years on the football staff at North Carolina State, has joined the Northern Illinois University football staff as linebackers coach. “I'm excited about the opportunity to come and work with Carey and the culture that's been built at NIU over the years,” said Knowles, a Manhattan native and St. Francis of Joliet graduate.

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  2. Inez DiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    Inez Dite , 94, of Manhattan, passed away Thursday at her daughter's home, where she had resided for the last nine years. She was born on Feb. 5, 1923, in Manteno, the daughter of Joseph and Nora Boudreau.

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  3. Briefcase for Feb. 11, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    ... of Monee, was re-elected secretary. Other directors, whose terms will expire in 2018, include Bill Hnetkovsky , of Manhattan, as vice chairman, and Cathy Ruchaj , of Frankfort, as treasurer. The SWCD is looking for associate directors interested in ...

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  4. McGuire, John P.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Northwest Herald

    John P. McGuire John P. McGuire late of Manhattan, IL formerly of New Lenox and Chicago, IL passed away peacefully in hospice care at Sunny Hill Nursing Home in Joliet. Preceded in death by his parents, Catherine and Patrick J. McGuire; his brother, Bernard, J. McGuire; his sister, Kay and brother-in-law, Chuck Wallace; and brother-in-law, Bob Roethel.

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  5. New schedules on several Metra lines start SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 29 | WLS-AM Chicago

    On inbound SouthWest Service trains, run times from Manhattan to Laraway Road will be reduced by one minute, as will the run times between Palos Park and Palos Heights, according to a statement from Metra. The arrival times at Union Station will remain the same.

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  6. Hayden Jr., Edmund MatthewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2017 | Northwest Herald

    Edmund Matthew Hayden, Jr. Born: September 8, 1935 Died: January 9, 2017 Edmund "Bud" Matthew Hayden, Jr. passed away at the age of 81 at his home on Siesta Key, in Florida. Formerly of Woodstock, Illinois, he was born in Manhattan, Illinois To Pauline Wensch Hayden and Edmund Matthew Hayden.

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  7. Injured Heron Rescued & RecoveringRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | Coastal Breeze News

    ... Breeze News, was finally rescued and is recovering nicely. It was a rescue of opportunity. The Boros family from Manhattan, Illinois was enjoying their last day on the beach for fishing and shell collecting before heading back home. When the family ...

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  8. Injured Great Blue Heron RESCUEDRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2017 | Coastal Breeze News

    ... like we saved his life and that makes me feel good about my life." Photos by Christianne Richelmi: Bob Boros from Manhattan, Illinois, (with his family watching) covering the injured great blue heron with a towel. According to observers, the injured ...

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  9. Spreading Christmas cheerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | Bureau County Republican

    ... over 60 home-sewn Christmas stockings to "Operation Care Package." This is a not-for-profit group, based in Manhattan, Ill., that helps to spread cheer to serving men and women who are currently deployed. Also included in the package are some ...

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  10. Michael WalshRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2016 | Free Press

    ... Dec. 10, 2016 from Forsythe Gould Funeral Home in procession to St. Joseph Catholic Church, 235 West North St. Manhattan, for 10 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial. Visitation will be Friday, Dec. 9, 2016 from 3-7 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment Mt. ...

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  11. Visitors find Michigan's largest city transformedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | Daily Herald

    ... amenities to lure you: more than 150 bars and restaurants and the largest theater district in the U.S. after Manhattan with 13,000 theater seats in a two-block radius. Chief among these is the landmark Fox Theatre, opened in 1928 as a movie palace ...

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  12. In Segregated Classrooms, Students Struggle to Understand a Trump VictoryRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2016 | The Washington Monthly

    Siwell Middle School art teacher Cassandre Connolly taps keys on her computer and the projector splotches the wall with President-elect Donald Trump's smiling face. Her classroom of sixth graders erupts at once into groans.

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  13. Church briefs: Nov. 10, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2016 | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    St. Patrick Church will have a luncheon party at noon today, located at the Wilton Center Community Building, 14355 W. Joliet Road, Manhattan. There will be table and door prizes and a split-the-pot raffle.

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  14. OHS' Bedeker a preferred hoops walk-on at ManhattanRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | The Times

    After enduring an injury-plagued high school career - which included a stress fracture in her back, Grade 3 ankle sprains in both ankles and plantar fasciitis - Emma Bedeker wasn't sure if she wanted to continue playing basketball at the next level. Following a "whirlwind" late spring/early summer, Bedeker, a 2016 Ottawa High School graduate who attended Seneca High School as a freshman, accepted a preferred walk-on spot to play basketball at NCAA Division I Manhattan College, where she'll suit up in the Kelly Green and White this winter.

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  15. Married gym teacher, 44, 'exchanged 129,000 lewd messages with her...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | Daily Mail

    Deplorables 2: Hillary shouts herself hoarse in tirade at Trump supporters calling them 'negative, dark and divisive with a dangerous vision' after heckler shouts 'Bill is a rapist' at rally Now the FBI releases files from Public Corruption probe into Bill Clinton's pardon of felon millionaire Mark Rich - just SEVEN DAYS before the election High school teacher, 27, is found dead a day after he was suspended over claims of sex with a 16-year-old student Clinton and Trump locked in dead heat with just six days to go - and she's seen as less trustworthy than him for the first time in months, poll shows 'Clinton is in serious trouble': Internet pirate Kim Dotcom warns 'there's unpublished material yet to come' speculating Wikileaks might soon release her deleted 33,000 emails Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 'had no one at the controls when it dove into the Indian Ocean' and disappeared with ... (more)

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  16. Coal City puts home rule on the ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | Free Press

    ... currently 221 home rule municipalities in Illinois, including Channahon, Elwood, Joliet, Kankakee, Shorewood and Manhattan. Home rule communities have a broad range of powers, including the authority to implement local taxes, such as gasoline and ...

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  17. University of Iowa dean's listRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    Several local students were recently named to the dean's list at the University of Iowa in Iowa City, Iowa, for the spring 2016 semester, including Anastasia Hertz, of Buckingham; Stacy Garrard, of Manhattan; Jeremy Bobera, of Manteno; Gabrielle Dillman, of Peotone; and Ellen Hagemaster, of Peotone.

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  18. Briefcase for Oct. 15, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    Riverside Healthcare is pleased to announce that Jennifer Fitzer , a nurse practitioner, is now seeing patients at Immediate Care in Manhattan. "I am committed to providing exceptional care to my patients through compassion, quality and dedication.

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  19. Guns, ammo and explosives seized in ManhattanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2016 | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    A 49-year-old man was arrested after a raid on Monday by Manhattan police and the Will County sheriff's gang suppression unit netted 13 weapons along with ammo and explosives. According to Will County Court records, Timothy D. Thomsen was charged with possession of firearm with FOID revoked, possession of ammunition and possession of firearm without valid FOID. 1 comment

  20. Yormark looking forward to Islanders' 2nd year at BarclaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2016 | Daily Herald

    ... can make more improvements for next year," he said. - The team's ticket base had grown, with a marked increase in Manhattan residents who grew up in Long Island. He said the Long Island base had stabilized, while acknowledging some full-season ...

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