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  1. Lincoln-Way board wants more money from day care operatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Chicago Tribune

    A contract for on-site day care services in Lincoln-Way High School District 210 will be renegotiated after school board members said they wanted more money from Aunt Nancy's Day Care, which has been using the schools for free for several years. Superintendent Scott Tingley presented a proposed contract at Thursday's board meeting to continue services with Aunt Nancy's for the 2016-17 school year, with the day care paying $60,000 per year, unless enrollment falls below 85 percent of its capacity, at which time it would pay half of that amount.

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  2. New Lenox has paid nearly $1 million in police misconduct cases since 2004Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Chicago Tribune

    Driving back to her New Lenox home after dinner and drinks with a friend in July 2013, Laura Saari crashed her silver Nissan Versa and hit a road sign. Saari, now 58, said in an interview she swerved into the sign, about five blocks from her home, after being distracted by a driver who flipped her off. 19 comments

  3. Sabre Room closes in Hickory HillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    The south suburbs lost another iconic meeting place last week when the Sabre Room shut its doors after 67 years of hosting weddings, New Year's Eve parties and Hollywood stars, including Bob Hope and Frank Sinatra. The banquet hall at 8900 W. 95th St. in Hickory Hills called it quits at the end of business May 29. It's the second such landmark meeting place to close in Hickory Hills in less than a year.

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  4. Manhattan man surrenders after threatening policeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    A Manhattan man is charged with two counts of felony aggravated assault to a police officer after he allegedly threatened officers with a gun during a fight with his wife while their young children were in the house Wednesday, police said. Jason M. Kozlowski, 39, of the 400 block of Fairview Drive, was allegedly "highly intoxicated and agitated," said Manhattan Police Chief Joseph Wazny.

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  5. Lincoln-Way East valedictorian has 6.023 GPARead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    Nell Borys is set to graduate from Lincoln-Way East High School in Frankfort as valedictorian with a whopping 6.023 grade point average on a scale of 4.0. "This is the highest GPA I have seen," said Sharon Michalak, principal of Lincoln-Way East High School. "Nell has been a very determined young lady.

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  6. Lincoln-Way director ordered staff to build memorial for ex-superintendent's fatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    Lincoln-Way's former grounds director resigned after his bosses learned that he'd ordered employees to build a memorial plaque for former superintendent Lawrence Wyllie's father, Burns. Lincoln-Way's former grounds director resigned after his bosses learned that he'd ordered employees to build a memorial plaque for former superintendent Lawrence Wyllie's father, Burns.

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  7. New trial for New Lenox man who paralyzed fight victimRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    The Illinois Appellate Court has ordered a new trial for a New Lenox man who was convicted of a July 2009 attack outside a Mokena bar that left the victim paralyzed. The appellate court ruled that Joseph Messina must be retried because of an email that was sent improperly by the Will County state's attorney's office to the judge after the 2012 bench trial.

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  8. Bring your parents to the office. No, really.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    Cement maker Ozinga Bros., based in Mokena, Ill., expects about 55 participants in the parents day event. Executive assistant Joann Pittman invited her parents, Robert and Doris Miedema, in 2014.

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