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  1. 1-year-old Tinley Park boy dies in accidental drowningRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Southtown Star

    ... aid. An autopsy performed Saturday found Giannone drowned, and his death was ruled an accident, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner's office.

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  2. Suicide Kings edited by George R.R. MartinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2010 | SF Site

    ... graduating with degrees in journalism. Martin refused active service: instead he served with VISTA, in Cook County, Illinois. In addition to his writing credits, Martin has served as Story Editor for Twilight Zone , and as Executive Story ...

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  3. Inside Straight edited by George R.R. MartinRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2008 | SF Site

    ... graduating with degrees in journalism. Martin refused active service: instead he served with VISTA, in Cook County, Illinois. In addition to his writing credits, Martin has served as Story Editor for Twilight Zone , and as Executive Story ...

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  4. Dreamsongs by George R.R. MartinRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2007 | SF Site

    ... graduating with degrees in journalism. Martin refused active service: instead he served with VISTA, in Cook County, Illinois. In addition to his writing credits, Martin has served as Story Editor for Twilight Zone , and as Executive Story ...

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  5. Republican Organization Holds Annual Pig Roast FundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... Senator Matt Murphy, Commissioner Greg Gosling, Commissioner Dan Patlak, judicial candidate John Curry and Cook County GOP Chairman and Palatine Committeeman Aaron Del Mar will be in attendance. Founded in 2010 by newly elected Palatine Township ...

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  6. Verdict split in Schaumburg home invasion trialRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    Cook County jurors found Mitchell Barnes not guilty of attempted murder Friday. But the 11-woman, 1-man jury convicted the former Barrington-area man of home invasion and robbery, making the 22-year-old eligible for a prison term of up to 30 years when he is sentenced.

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  7. Judge limits Harvey from misusing water cashRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chicago Tribune

    A south suburb - on the hook for $20 million in unpaid water bills - told it can't misuse water money. A Cook County judge took the rare step Friday of imposing limits on how a south suburb spends its revenue from selling water amid complaints that ...

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  8. Multiple Lawsuits Allege Chicago, Illinois Area Doctor Sexually Abused Patient in HomeRead the original story

    Friday | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... their physician, Dr. Charles DeHaan, in Rockford, Illinois. The civil complaints, filed in the Circuit Court of Cook County, allege that Charles DeHaan sexually assaulted his patients under the pretense of conducting in-home medical examinations. ...

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  9. New Burr Oak Cemetery Monument DedicatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NBC Chicago

    ... dose of hope for the future. "You know, I can't believe this is the same place we were in five years ago," said Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart, noting that the crimes of Burr Oak took his investigators into totally uncharted territory. 8/29/2014: ...

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  10. Man convicted in Schaumburg hotel robbery acquitted of attempted murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Chicago Tribune

    A Cook County jury today convicted a Barrington Hills man of home invasion and robbery but acquitted him of an attempted murder charge stemming from a robbery and beating at a Schaumburg hotel.

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  11. Monument dedicated at Burr Oak CemeteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Herald

    ... a South suburban cemetery that was the site of grave desecration scandal uncovered in 2009. Gov. Pat Quinn and Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart were among those in attendance Friday at an unveiling at Alsip's Burr Oak Cemetery. The YGS Group provides ...

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  12. Burr Oak Monument Honors Victims Of Burial ScandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CBS Local

    ... grave reselling scandal in 2009. WBBM Newsradio's John Cody reports, after touring the now pristine cemetery, Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart said the change there over the past five years has been remarkable. Dart led the 2009 investigation into a ...

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  13. Bird found in Evanston tests positive for West Nile virusRead the original story

    Friday | WLS-AM Chicago

    A bird that tested positive for West Nile virus has been found in north suburban Cook County, officials said Wednesday.

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  14. Lyons Township Treasurer's Office under fire again for financial problemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Doings Weekly

    ... costing $188,000 in legal fees so far. The treasurer's office filed suit Oct. 14 in the chancellery division of Cook County Circuit Court seeking $4.4 million from LT. The treasurer's office oversees investments, payroll and financial services for ...

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  15. Two More Charged In Operation Crew Cut Racketeering CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CBS Local

    ... insurance fraud, prostitution, arson and a plot to murder a witness. (Credit: Illinois Department of Corrections/Cook County Sheriff's Office) CHICAGO (STMW) - Two felons have joined five other defendants in a major racketeering case targeting an ...

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  16. Chicago wants Harvey's water collections seizedRead the original story

    Friday | Chicago Tribune

    ... to sue the town for the cash and nearly $4 million in late fees. Now lawyers for Chicago are set to ask a Cook County judge on Friday to take the rare step of issuing a restraining order that would bar Harvey from handling water collections - a move ...

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  17. No Mass Mosquito Spraying Planned for Oak Lawn Despite First Human West Nile Virus CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Patch.com

    Caption: The South Cook County Mosquito Abatement District said it will decide next week if street-by-street spraying is needed in Oak Lawn.

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  18. Prosecutor testifies about Schaumburg hotel attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Herald

    A Cook County assistant state's attorney testified Thursday that Mitchell Barnes made statements implicating himself in a 2011 attack on a resident of the Homestead Studio Suites in Schaumburg.

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  19. Hanover Park man pleads guilty to batteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Herald

    In exchange for Joshua Little's guilty plea to the class 3 felony, Cook County prosecutors dismissed the kidnapping and sexual assault charges pending against him, court records show.

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  20. Schaumburg Township to Host 4th Annual Community Wellness DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Patch.com

    ... Blvd., in Hoffman Estates. This year's event is sponsored by Schaumburg Township Clerk Timothy M. Heneghan, Cook County Commissioner Timothy O. Schneider, the Illinois Telecommunications Access Corporation (ITAC) and the Schaumburg Township Board of ...

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