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  1. Uncle Jim was one of theRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Vilas County News-Review

    ... Rausch. He is survived by his wife, Marlene, of Eagle River; three sons, Tom (Sharon), of Stephenson, David, of Park Forest, Ill., and Daniel (Kelly), of Bourbonnais, Ill.; two daughters, Carol (John) Anzelmo, of Madison, and Mary (Dave) Wenz, of ...

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  2. Women of Distinction Magazine Selects Crystal A. Williams, MA, as a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | 24-7 Press Release

    PARK FOREST, IL, July 16, 2016 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Crystal A. Williams, MA, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Family Hugs, Inc., has been recognized as a Distinguished Professional in her field through Women of Distinction Magazine. Crystal A. Williams, MA, will be featured in Women of Distinction Magazine in 2016.

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  3. William Pierre FoshierRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | The Fairfield Ledger

    William Pierre Foshier was born October 16, 1952 in Park Forest, IL to William Foshier and Ryta-Marie Foshier. He grew up in Fairfield, IA and attended Fairfield High School and Parsons College.

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  4. New search underway for Park Forest mom missing since January, family saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Chicago Tribune

    Family members of a Park Forest woman missing since early January planned to search an area in that south suburb Wednesday morning in hopes of finding her. Brenda Jackson, the mother of six, has not been seen since the night of Jan. 3 when her father dropped her off at her house in the 200 block of Arcadia Street.

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  5. We've flipped the page to the summer evaluation period on the NCAA...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | ESPN.com

    ... eads to results in the paint and a willingness to get better. She's still a work in progress, but the Rich East (Park Forest, Illinois) prospect oozes potential. Coaches, you can thank me later.

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  6. Bridget Mary (O'Sullivan) GoodwinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Breeze Courier

    ... There she met an American sailor at a local Irish pub, marrying him only three months later. After settling in Park Forest, Ill., Bridget raised five children while working full-time in home furnishing sales and cooking nightly dinners from scratch. ...

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  7. Local 'MasterChef' contestant gets cooking job interviewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    Takeila Peebles, of Park Forest, said appearing on Fox's "Master Chef" has opened new doors for her cooking career. Takeila Peebles, of Park Forest, said appearing on Fox's "Master Chef" has opened new doors for her cooking career.

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  8. Emily GoncherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    ... of Brookfield, Bobby and Becky, of Pace, Fla., Paul and Linda, of Elizabethtown, Ky., Stanley and Kathy, of Park Forest, Jim and Lisa, of Manteno, and Chris, of Peotone; daughter, Phyllis and Mike Hart, of Manteno; sisters and brothers-in-law, Lee ...

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  9. Father of Wounded Park Forest Officer Speaks OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | NBC Chicago

    Park Forest Police Officer Tim Jones was shot and critically wounded while investigating a break-in and a stolen vehicle in March. He's been in recovery ever since, and his father, Country Club Hills Police Chief William Jones, is sharing his story.

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  10. Ex-Bulls player Craig Hodges gives back to high schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    ... Nearly a quarter-century after playing his last game in the NBA , he is back at Rich East High School in Park Forest where he started his basketball career. Instead of running on the court, this day he stands to the side as the volunteer coach at ...

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  11. Chicago Heights barber remembers Ali as 'beautiful human being'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    ... in spirit. "It would be nice to be in Louisville. I want to go, but I can't endanger my health," said Shabazz, a Park Forest resident. His heart will be at the KFC Yum! Center, and the two televisions in his Chicago Heights barbershop will be tuned ...

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  12. What's Happening Around Town?Read the original story

    Jun 8, 2016 | Crete-Monee Record-Monitor

    ... Home Depot in Matteson will provide guidance on flowers suitable for the backyard. Apiarist Paul Blohaum, from Park Forest, will inform participants of the benefits of bees and how to start a hive. Senior Happenings Peotone Senior Assistance Center, ...

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  13. Ump claims Monee mayor broke his jaw, called him drunk in youth baseball gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    ... to give the batter an extra pitch. "This started because I give a little girl an extra strike," said Nelson, of Park Forest. "I'm just trying to make sure the kids have fun." "There had been a number of unusual calls by the umpire," according to a ...

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  14. South Suburban Family Shelter names new directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | Daily Herald

    Gabrenya comes to the agency with many years of experience in the nonprofit sector, working with Family Shelter Service in Wheaton, Illinois Violence Prevention Authority in Chicago, La Rabida Children's Hospital in Park Forest, Chicago Metropolitan Battered Women's Network, Sarah's Inn in Oak Park, Will County Children's Advocacy Center, Rainbow House in Chicago, and most recently with the Center for Disability Services in Joliet. "The board of directors feels confident that Jennifer will continue to lead South Suburban Family Shelter to achieve the excellence in service provision to victims of domestic violence and their children that it has for the past 36 years," according board President Verlon Johnson.

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  15. Participants dress as super heroes in charity for wounded Park Forest police officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    Brothers Samuel Williams, 8 , and Thomas Williams, 7 , with their younger brother Andrew, 15 months-old. Samuel and Thomas learned about Park Forest Officer Timothy Jones at school and say he is a real-life super hero.

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  16. Man found dead where FBI agents shot identified as paroleeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    The FBI investigate the scene of a shooting at a residence in Park Forest, Ill., on Tuesday, May 24, 2016. Two of its agents were shot and wounded while trying to serve an arrest warrant at the suburban Chicago home, and that the man they were seeking is dead according to the FBI.

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  17. Autopsy finds man found dead after shootout killed himselfRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Daily Herald

    ... that 50-year-old Melvin Toran shot himself in his mouth. Toran died after an FBI SWAT team descended on his Park Forest house on Tuesday. The resulting gun battle left two agents wounded. The attempted arrest of Toran stemmed from a two-year ...

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  18. FBI continues probe of Park Forest shootoutRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    FBI agents suffered gunshot wounds while executing an arrest warrant for suspect Melvin Toran, inset, who was found dead in the residence in Park Forest on May 24, 2016, according to the FBI. The FBI on Wednesday continued its investigation of a gunbattle Tuesday in Park Forest in which two of its agents were wounded and a reputed high-ranking gang member ended up dead after they attempted to serve an arrest warrant.

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  19. Two FBI agents shot; convicted killer found dead inside homeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | WLS-AM Chicago

    Two FBI agents were shot Tuesday morning while serving an arrest warrant on a reputed street gang leader and suspected heroin trafficker who was found dead in his Park Forest home, the Chicago Sun-Times is reporting. The agents were attempting to arrest Melvin Toran, a high-ranking member of the Black P-Stone Nation street gang who was set to be charged in federal court with distributing heroin.

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  20. Two FBI agents shot while serving warrant in IllinoisRead the original story

    May 24, 2016 | Columbia Daily Herald

    ... were not considered life-threatening, FBI spokesman Garrett Croon said. They were serving an arrest warrant in Park Forest, Illinois, a town about 35 miles south of downtown Chicago. Croon said no additional information was available regarding the ...

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