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  1. Beecher Fire WireRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Beecher Herald

    The Beecher Fire Protection District reported 15 calls for the week of February 16, with a total of 104 calls for the year. February 16: 2:47 a.m., the fire investigator was unable to respond to Blue Island for a box 77; 3:33 p.m., the ambulance responded to the 500 block of Highlington Court for a medical emergency, the patient was transported to St. James, Chicago Heights; 10:20 p.m., the ambulance responded to the 700 block of Indiana Avenue for a medical emergency, the patient was transported to St. James, Chicago Heights.

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  2. Steger-South Chicago Heights LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Crete-Monee Record-Monitor

    ... with our Legos! 1:00 p.m., Learn Computer Basics (Spanish): Having a rough time with computers?Steger-South Chicago Heights Public Library is here to help! Drop by to learn the basics of using a computer. Learn how to type, use the mouse, and ...

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  3. The Frankfort Police BlotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Patch.com

    Charlene Vice, 73, of 859 Winter Park Drive in New Lenox was charged with retail theft about 4 p.m. in the 11000 block of Lincoln Highway. Alex Williams, 36, of 78 W. 19th St. in Chicago Heights was charged with the improper use or display of registration, driving without insurance and driving while license suspended about 2:30 p.m. in the 22300 block of Center Road.

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  4. Lillian R. WoodyattRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Daily Gazette

    FLOSSMOOR – Lillian Ruth Woodyatt , 89, of Flossmoor, died Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015, at St. James Hospice in Chicago Heights. She was born Sept. 1 comment

  5. Man Sentenced to 26 Years for Setting Fire that Burned 5-Month-Old DaughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Patch.com

    A 20-year-old Ford Heights man was sentenced this week to 26 years in prison for intentionally starting a blaze that caused second- and third-degree burns to his 5-month-old daughter and her grandmother. Branden Strayhorne went to his ex-girlfriend's Chicago Heights apartment on Oct. 8, 2014.

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  6. Man gets 26 years for Chicago Heights arson that injured twoRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Chicago Sun-Times

    A south suburban man has been sentenced to 26 years in prison for starting a fire that seriously injured his 5-month-old daughter and her grandmother last year. Branden Strayhorne, 20, pleaded guilty to two counts of attempted murder and one count of aggravated arson for the October 2014 fire in Chicago Heights, according to the Cook County state's attorney's office.

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  7. Warriors Beat McAuleyRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Crete-Monee Record-Monitor

    Crete-Monee senior Marsha Howard scored on a plethora of shots, which made Warrior fans happy. But, it did leave Mother McAuley scrambling for answers on how to cover the University of Wisconsin-bound Howard on February 17. Howard, a 6'1" forward, registered a game-high 29 points along with 10 rebounds, and two blocked shots to help the Warriors beat the Mighty Macs 46-36 in the second semifinal contest in the Class 4A Marian Catholic regional play in Chicago Heights.

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  8. Steger Library Programs: March 2-5, 2015Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Crete-Monee Record-Monitor

    ... 6-18 months. March 2, 1 p.m.-Learn Computer Basics - Having a rough time with computers? The Steger-South Chicago Heights Public Library is here to help! Come to the Lou Sherman Community Center, 3501 Hopkins, Steger to learn the basics of using a ...

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  9. Beecher Fire WireRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Beecher Herald

    The Beecher Fire Protection District reported 10 calls for the week of February 9, with a total of 89 calls for the year. February 9: 1:14 a.m., the ambulance responded to the 600 block of Indiana Avenue for a medical emergency, the patient was transported to St. James, Chicago Heights; 1:21 a.m., the ambulance responded to the 1300 block of Somerset Drive for a medical emergency, the patient was transported to St. James, Chicago Heights; 11:52 p.m., the ambulance responded to the 1500 block of Saddle Run Lane for a medical emergency, no transport was needed.

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  10. a Daddy's girl, stage play by La Dawn HowardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Examiner.com

    ... both financial and emotional. However, for some there is a darker placea . See this fantastic stage play in Chicago Heights, IL, at Prairie State College, a Black Wings production. Some of Chicagolands best talent will unravel the reality of what it ...

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  11. Tour Bus Carrying Suburban High School Students Catches Fire In Michigan, None HurtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | CBS Local

    High School students from a Michigan college tour to Chicago Heights caught fire Wednesday. The fire occurred near Saugatuck, about 70 miles south of Grand Valley State University, in Allendale, Mich., which the 40 students and their chaperones had been visiting.

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  12. Carolyn Ann SumnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Cadiz Record

    ... "Bob" Sumner (and wife Linda) of Cadiz, Jesse C. Sumner (and wife Margaret) of Cadiz and Charles Sumner of Chicago Heights, Ill.; one sister, Marilyn Hart (and husband Richard) of Cadiz; nephews, Donald Sumner, David Sumner, Tommy Sumner (and wife ...

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  13. Munter exits in first round; Panthers take three titlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    ... junior Randy Meneweather (43-4) who took first in the 160-pound bracket with a 56-second fall over Chicago Heights Marian sophomore Kordell Norfleet (36-6). Washington sophomore Jacob Warner (45-3) earned his first state title, taking a 7-2 decision ...

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  14. Steger Library Programs: February 23-28Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Crete-Monee Record-Monitor

    Monday, February 23, at 1 p.m.: Learn Computer Basics - Having a rough time with computers? Steger-South Chicago Heights Public Library is here to help! Drop by to learn the basics of using a computer. Learn how to type, use the mouse, and perform basic Internet searches.

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  15. Beecher Fire WireRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Beecher Herald

    ... responded to the 500 block of Delite Inn Road for a medical emergency, patient transported to St. James, Chicago Heights. February 5: 7:21 a.m., fire department responded to the 600 block of Miller Street for a CO investigation; 2:21 p.m., ambulance ...

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  16. Tony Award Winning Theater Brings Macbeth to PSC Stage March 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Patch.com

    Chicago Shakespeare Theater produces plays on their home stage on Navy Pier, as well as throughout Chicago's schools and neighborhoods. Prairie State College is hosting a Chicago Shakespeare Theater on Navy Pier production of "Macbeth" at 11 a.m., Wednesday, March 11, in the Barnes & Noble College Auditorium in the Conference Center of the PSC main campus, located at 202 S. Halsted St. in Chicago Heights.

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  17. Local filmmaker Daniel Nearing blends black and white, past and presentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Chicago Reader

    Chicago Heights and Hogtown , the first two installments of a projected trilogy by writer-director Daniel Nearing, both made their local debuts at the Black Harvest Film Festival at Gene Siskel Film Center, and they return this week in honor of Black History Month. Yet Nearing is a white artist drawing heavily on white literary sources: Chicago Heights is adapted from Sherwood Anderson's classic story collection Winesburg, Ohio , and Hogtown is an unacknowledged remake of Roman Polanski's Chinatown .

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  18. Board Rejects Proposal for Charter School in Chicago HeightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | Patch.com

    A unanimous vote by Chicago Heights Elementary School District 170 board members shut down dreams of a school envisioned to serve 500 of the district's 3,400 students in grades kindergarten through eighth. "No one's asked any questions," White said of board members' response to the proposal, as reported by Daily Southtown.

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  19. Gov. Scott Walker remembers soldiers killed overseas and his Welsh ancestryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... Wales. He and his wife, Elizabeth, had nine children, four in Philadelphia and five more when they moved to Chicago Heights in the state of Illinois. It was there that their oldest son married a woman named Ethel Share [phonetic]. That was my ...

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  20. Men Arrested for Trying to Rent Home They Didn't OwnRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | Patch.com

    Two men were arrested for trying to collect rent and a security deposit for an Oak Park house they didn't own or manage. Emmanuel C. Rice, age 23 of the 100 block of Main Street in Chicago Heights, and James D. Gavin, age 26 of the 3700 block of West 86th Street in Chicago, were charged Tuesday with felony attempted theft by deception, according to Oak Park police .

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