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  1. Nutrients Recovered By MWRD Lead To New Resources, Cleaner...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 7 | Water Online

    The world's largest nutrient recovery facility is open for business, working to clean the country's waterways, save taxpayers money, provide for farmers and protect the entire planet facing a scarcity of phosphorus and harmful algae blooms. The Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago in partnership with Ostara Nutrient Recovery Technologies and Black & Veatch officially opened the world's largest nutrient recovery facility on May 25 at the Stickney Water Reclamation Plant in Cicero.

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  2. Chicago, private company to turn wastewater into fertilizerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | Daily Herald

    A private Canadian company plans to use some of the phosphorus from the wastewater produced by the Chicago area's massive sewage treatment plant and turn it into slow-release fertilizer. The Metropolitan Water Reclamation District, which operates the area's Stickney Water Reclamation Plant, has agreed to finance the $31 million project by Ostara Nutrient Recovery Technologies, the Chicago Tribune reports.

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  3. Hawthorne/USTA team up for guaranteed poolsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | HarnessLink.com

    ... Race Course is the 4th oldest racetrack in the nation and the oldest sporting venue in Illinois. Located in Stickney, Illinois on the edge of Chicago's city limits, the 125 year old facility hosts thoroughbred racing in the Spring and Fall/Winter, ...

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  4. The MWRD Of Greater Chicago And Ostara Open World's Largest...Read the original story

    May 26, 2016 | Pollution Online

    The Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago's New Nutrient Recovery Facility Is an Example of How Progressive Technology Like Ostara's Can Be Implemented to Transform a Wastewater Treatment Facility Into a Resource Recovery Center, Providing Significant Environmental Benefits to the Local Watershed and Downstream to the Mississippi River and the Gulf of Mexico Chicago, IL and Vancouver, BC - Setting the bar for water stewardship and recovery for reuse, the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago in partnership with Ostara Nutrient Recovery Technologies today officially opened the world's largest nutrient recovery facility at their Stickney Water Reclamation Plant in Cicero, IL.

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  5. Chicago turning river pollutants into fertilizerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    Bottles of slow-release fertilizer produced from phosphorus recovered at the Stickney Water Reclamation Plant are displayed at the plant. The project, a partnership with Ostara Nutrient Recovery Technologies, cuts the plant's phosphorus discharges by about 30 percent.

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  6. Metropolitan Water Reclamation District Of Greater Chicago And Ostara ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Water Online

    Setting the bar for water stewardship and recovery for reuse, the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago in partnership with Ostara Nutrient Recovery Technologies recently officially opened the world's largest nutrient recovery facility at their Stickney Water Reclamation Plant in Cicero, IL. MWRD's new nutrient recovery facility is an example of how progressive technology can be implemented to transform a wastewater treatment facility into a resource recovery center, providing significant environmental benefits to the Chicago Area Watery System and downstream to the Mississippi River and the Gulf of Mexico.

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  7. Clean water: Chicago takes a leapRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    ... The aim: To scrub and recycle phosphorus from billions of gallons of wastewater that flows through the Stickney Water Reclamation Plant in Cicero. Here's how it will work: Concentrated pollutants from treated water will be diverted into 43-foot-high ...

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  8. Police: Suspected drug trafficker had hundreds of heroin bindlesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Edgar Bryan Lomeli, 22, of Stickney, IL, was arrested at 5 p.m. May 21. He is charged with importing heroin, aggressive trafficking in controlled substances, tampering with evidence and fleeing and evading police. The arrest of Lomeli came after detectives with Kentucky State Police, the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office and Louisville Metro Police Department working the airport interdiction detail encountered him at 2nd and Broadway.

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  9. Big weekend for Leonard, Warren and FrancoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | HarnessLink.com

    ... Race Course is the 4th oldest racetrack in the nation and the oldest sporting venue in Illinois. Located in Stickney, Illinois on the edge of Chicago's city limits, the 125 year old facility hosts thoroughbred racing in the Spring and Fall/Winter, ...

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  10. Pediatric Patient Fighting Rare Brain Tumor Named "Hero" of Loyola...Read the original story

    May 20, 2016 | Newswise

    ... saying 'It's not your fault, mom. We're here to help you and take care of Marianna.' And they did." As Mariana, of Stickney, continues her fight, she will serve as an honorary "hero" for Loyola's 5th Annual Health, Hope & Heroes 5K Run/Walk on ...

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  11. New Drug Collection Boxes At MWRD Facilities Work To Protect Waterways And Encourage Safe DisposalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Water Online

    ... a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Friday. The boxes will be open seven days a week from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the MWRD's Stickney, Calumet and O'Brien water reclamation plants (WRPs). The Stickney WRP is located at 6001 W. Pershing Rd., Cicero; Calumet ...

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  12. Man sexually assaulted 11-year-old after meeting her on Facebook: ProsecutorsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    ... The girl woke up that afternoon in Coquet's bed, and he dropped her off near the 45th Street border between Stickney and Berwyn. Finally, about 11 p.m., the girl's sister called her and she answered, prosecutors said. The girl told her sister she ...

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  13. More Than 250 Pounds Of Drugs Diverted From Drain And Into MWRD's ...Read the original story

    May 15, 2016 | Water Online

    ... about the potential for abuse of medications and potential harm to the environment. Between April 29 and 30, the Stickney WRP in Cicero collected 139.4 pounds of medicine, while the O'Brien WRP in Skokie amassed 88.8 pounds and the Calumet WRP on ...

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  14. Shirley Stickney Livingston, devoted to churchRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Cape Gazette

    Shirley Julia Stickney Livingston, born Jan. 15, 1922, in Norwich, Vt., was resurrected Thursday, May 12, 2016, at 3:04 a.m. She was one of three sisters and two brothers of Julia and Henry Stickney. She received a nursing degree from Thetford Academy in Vermont and had practiced nursing at Mary Hitchcock Hospital in Hanover, N.H. She married her husband Dick in 1943 and they had 67 wonderful years together.

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  15. Illinois Study: Reclaimed Water Could Help Power Plants Run BetterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... treatment facilities, Stillwell and Barker realized that a number of thermoelectric plants were downriver from the Stickney water reclamation facility, one of the largest-volume water reclamation operations in the world. That made them wonder what ...

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  16. Kuziel, Ann M.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | Northwest Herald

    ... and Johanna Primozich. On June 10, 1944, she married John W. Kuziel at St. Stephen Church in Chicago. Formerly of Stickney, Ann was a summer resident of Wonder Lake in 1976, and became a year- round resident in 1978. She worked in retail women's ...

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  17. Police Bust Large-Scale Cannabis Operation on 4/20Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | Patch.com

    Stickney, IL - Riverside police executing a search warrant April 20 at the apartment of a known cannabis drug dealer found 113 grams of cannabis, $11,000 in cash, ammunition and drug paraphernalia. Celina R. Rodriguez, 20 of the 4100 block of South Harlem Avenue in Stickney, was arrested and charged with felony possession of cannabis, felony manufactured delivery of cannabis, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of ammunition without a FOID card, according to Riverside police.

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  18. Stalls allocated for Hawthorne summer meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | HarnessLink.com

    ... Race Course is the 4th oldest racetrack in the nation and the oldest sporting venue in Illinois. Located in Stickney, Illinois on the edge of Chicago's city limits, the 125 year old facility hosts thoroughbred racing in the Spring and Fall/Winter, ...

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  19. Um wowRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2016 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... mostly not overwhelming victories in Berwyn, Cicero, Hanover, Lemont, Leyden, Lyons, Norwood Park, Orland, Palos, Stickney and Worth townships. Those are more working class places and townships with significant Latino voters. She got stomped ...

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  20. Late closers announced for Hawthorne meetRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2016 | HarnesRacing

    Racing Secretary Peter Hanley has announced an ambitious late closing series that should give trotters and pacers at all classes a chance to race for "added money" with his "Have Em Ready To Roll" Late Closing Series which is scheduled to kick off in the second week of action once live racing returns to the Stickney oval on May 6. All of these late closers will carry an entry fee of $200 and nominations will close on April 15. The complete late closing series schedule as well as instructions and nomination forms are included at the bottom of this page.

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