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  1. Humans' turn to be trained, with comfort dogs' helpRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | Daily Herald

    "That's the way life is for me," Daehler, 71, said. "And I have to accept that's the way it is."

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  2. Palatine Park District has started Trees for WashingtonRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2013 | Daily Herald

    Palatine Park District has been supporting relief efforts since just days after the tornado struck the town.

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  3. Images: Photo Contest FinalistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2014 | Daily Herald

    A diver cleans the aquarium tank at Monterey Bay Aquarium last August. The aquariums are filled with fresh seawater that is continuously pumped in.

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  4. Harper College pairs up with Comfort Dogs to train handlersRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2014 | Daily Herald

    Newtown High School Counselor Deidre Croce holds Isaiah, a 9-week-old puppy in training, while surrounded by other golden retrievers sent by Lutheran Church Charities.

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  5. Northwest suburbs continue to aid tornado-ravaged Washington, Ill.Read the original story

    Jan 8, 2014 | Daily Herald

    Luis Ramirez-Leon, a fifth-grader at Field Elementary School in Wheeling, presents a handmade card to the Sporrer family of Washington, Ill.

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  6. Mt. Prospect chamber announces award winnersRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2014 | Daily Herald

    The Mount Prospect Chamber of Commerce has announced this year's Business Award winners.

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  7. Judson students, staff members help town recover from tornadoRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2013 | Daily Herald

    Judson University students and faculty helped clean up debris piles where homes were destroyed by the Nov. 17 tornado in Washington, Ill.

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  8. Lombard donations help tornado-ravaged areaRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2013 | Daily Herald

    Members of the Lombard Fire Department recently delivered donations to Washington, Ill., to help those who were affected by a November tornado.

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  9. Midwest Sports Academy's relief efforts bring holiday hope to Washington, Illinois tornado victimsRead the original story

    Dec 13, 2013 | Daily Herald

    On November 17, one of the most violent tornado outbreaks in state history rocked central Illinois.

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  10. Trestman impressed by players' giving spiritRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2013 | Daily Herald

    Rather than stewing in the negativity of their overtime loss to the Vikings in Week 13, Bears players got on with their lives last week.

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  11. Libertyville D70 Holds Fund-Raiser for Typhoon and Tornado VictimsRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2013 | Daily Herald

    Libertyville Elementary District 70 is holding a fundraiser, "Sheltering From the Storm," to help downstate Illinois residents hurt by a recent tornado, as well as Filipinos left devastated by a recent typhoon.

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  12. Geneva collection for tornado victims ends MondayRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2013 | Daily Herald

    People who still wish to help the victims of the tornado that struck Washington, Ill., last month, have through 5 p.m. Monday to participate in a collection co-sponsored by the city of Geneva.

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  13. Illinois tornado survivor searches for missing cardsRead the original story

    Nov 28, 2013 | Daily Herald

    In a November 2013 family photo provided by Annmarie Klein, a statue of the Blessed Virgin Mary stands amid the ruins of the former home of Klein and her family in Washington, Ill., after the Nov. 17, 2013 that destroyed their home.

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  14. Jim Slusher Good news stories abound throughout the yearRead the original story

    Nov 28, 2013 | Daily Herald

    It seems as though there is something in human nature that draws us to bad news, to the sensational, the terrifying.

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  15. Thome, Sox join forces for tornado reliefRead the original story

    Nov 27, 2013 | Daily Herald

    Jim Thome, along with his wife Andrea and the Thome family, has committed $100,000 to help in the tornado relief efforts in central Illinois, where Thome was raised.

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  16. Suburban volunteers bring help, smiles to Washington, Ill.Read the original story

    Nov 27, 2013 | Daily Herald

    Des Plaines native Ryan Lacerna, a student at Bradley University in Peoria, is among the suburban residents who've traveled to Washington to help the town's recovery from a Nov. 16 tornado.

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  17. Damaged church still a beacon for the communityRead the original story

    Nov 27, 2013 | Daily Herald

    Pastor Tom Heren of Our Savior Lutheran Church delivers his sermon at Countryside Banquets in Washington, Ill., Sunday.

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  18. Glen Ellyn Park District Workers Assist Tornado Relief EffortsRead the original story

    Nov 26, 2013 | Daily Herald

    Four members of the Glen Ellyn Park District maintenance staff - Brian Cannaday, Dave Rajeck, Tim Leonard and Kevin Blum - joined the efforts to bring relief to Washington, IL after the area was devastated by a tornado on November 17. The Illinois Association of Park Districts helped organize relief efforts on behalf of the Illinois Park Districts ... (more)

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  19. Diageo employees donate $40,000 to United WayRead the original story

    Nov 26, 2013 | Daily Herald

    Plainfield-based Diageo North America's Plainfield employees recently presented United Way of Will County with a donation of more than $40,000.

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  20. Elgin family uses Facebook to help tornado survivorsRead the original story

    Nov 23, 2013 | Daily Herald

    Sam Buckman, 10, of Elgin, went with his family to Washington, Ill. this week to drop off supplies and $25,000 in gift cards to tornado survivors.

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