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  1. For Rent: Chicago HeightsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Zillow is teaming up with "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" to boost one lucky winner's down payment on a new house by $25,000. To enter, fill out a short entry form describing "what home means to you." A CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE

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  2. Three from suburbs appointed to tollway boardRead the original story

    Friday | Daily Herald

    Four suburban men, including Elk Grove Village Mayor Craig Johnson, Lake County Board member Nick Sauer and former DuPage County Board Chairman Bob Schillerstrom, were appointed by Gov. Bruce Rauner to seats on the Illinois tollway board. They will replace tollway directors whose terms expired May 1: Aurora Mayor Tom Weisner, Chicago Heights Mayor David Gonzalez, banker Mark Peterson of Lincolnshire, DuPage County Forest Preserve Commissioner Jeffrey Redick and Shorewood businessman Terrence D'Arcy.

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  3. South Suburban Humane Society Dogs Flu-Free, Ready for AdoptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Patch.com

    ... a dog or cat adoption . Check out the furry faces up for adoption. The shelter, 1103 W End Ave. in Chicago Heights, is open Friday and Saturday, 12 to 5 p.m. and Sunday 1 to 4 p.m. Weekday hours are Mondays and Wednesdays, 12 to 7 p.m. Closed ...

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  4. Courses Still Available This Summer at PSCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Patch.com

    ... students must complete an enrollment application in person at the college, located at 202 S. Halsted St., in Chicago Heights, or online at prairiestate.edu by selecting Apply, Register, Pay. Current students can register for credit courses in person ...

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  5. FedEx Freight drivers in Chicago Heights reject TeamstersRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | The Journal of Commerce Online

    The Teamsters union lost a representation election at FedEx Freight's Chicago Heights, Illinois, terminal, the latest setback in the union's effort to organize the largest U.S. less-than-truckload carrier.

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  6. Senator Hutchinson Working to Combat Sexual Violence on College CampusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Patch.com

    ... experiences and new beginnings for thousands of young women and men each year," Senator Toi Hutchinson (D - Chicago Heights) said. "Unfortunately, too many of those students will become victims of sexual violence that can have negative effects ...

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  7. Florida toll agency doesn't hire Illinois tollway executiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Daily Herald

    ... agency. Quinn appointed the current board. Directors whose terms ended May 1 are Aurora Mayor Tom Weisner, Chicago Heights Mayor David Gonzalez, banker Mark Peterson of Lincolnshire, DuPage County Forest Preserve Commissioner Jeffrey Redick and ...

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  8. Beecher Fire WireRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Beecher Herald

    ... responded to the 32600 block of Klemme Road for a medical emergency, patient transported to St. James, Chicago Heights; 2:15 p.m., fire department responded to the 1300 block of E. Offner Road for a brush fire; 2:12 p.m., fire department responded ...

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  9. Warriors Lose To BloomRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Crete-Monee Record-Monitor

    Crete-Monee coach Kathy Siefert had high hopes about doing well against rival Bloom Township. But, with key players Ashley Cockle and Ashley James out, Siefert experienced the agony of defeat on May 4. Blazing Trojans Jasmin Villanueva and Erika Garcia led Bloom to a 3-0 win in a Southland first place showdown at Sarff Field in Chicago Heights.

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  10. Special Recognition Given to PSC GraduatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Patch.com

    ... are receiving special recognition during the 56th Annual Commencement on May 16, 2015. Zachary R. Einert of Chicago Heights and Sheila D. Porrata of Sauk Village are being recognized for their outstanding academic achievement, campus leadership, and ...

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  11. FedEx Freight employees vote against unionization in IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Business Journal

    According to a statement released from Memphis-based FedEx Corp. , the majority of city and road drivers at its Chicago Heights facility have voted down a resolution to unionize. The vote was held on May 8. "FedEx Freight drivers overall continue to reject the union and demonstrate their strong preference for a direct relationship with the company," FedEx's statement reads.

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  12. FedEx Freight Beats Teamsters in Chicago Area VoteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Transport Topics

    FedEx Freight announced that a majority of drivers at its Chicago Heights, Illinois, terminal rejected representation by the Teamsters union in the most recent election at the largest less-than-truckload carrier. A statement provided to Transport Topics didn't disclose the count in the May 8 election.

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  13. Today's number: 6.8 percentRead the original story

    Thursday May 7 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... suburbs in the nation, had a composite rate for that year of 39.9 percent, Park Forest was at 32 percent and Chicago Heights at 29.9 percent. Those three suburbs had the highest property tax rates in Cook County, but you can look anywhere outside of ...

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  14. Dog flu outbreaks temporarily close shelters, suspend adoptionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... were ill as of May 1. Recent outbreaks also have temporarily shut down the South Suburban Humane Society in Chicago Heights, according to the agency's website. Chicago Animal Care and Control on May 2 suspended adoptions, though the shelter is still ...

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  15. Nichols v. City of Chicago HeightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | FindLaw

    Charlotte NICHOLS, Rodger Bolden, Raul Teniente, Carmen Teniente, Juanita Dixon, Michael Foster, Lincoln Hamilton, Karen Hamilton, Michael Ifland, Susan Ifland and Camille Williams, on Behalf of Themselves and on Behalf of All Others Similarly Situated, a Proposed Class Action, Plaintiffs-Appellants, v. The CITY OF CHICAGO HEIGHTS, Defendant-Appellee.

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  16. Man killed in Crete crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | WLS-AM Chicago

    ... iner's office. Williams, of the 3600 block of Emerald in Steger, was taken to Franciscan St. James Health in Chicago Heights, where he was pronounced dead at 2:13 p.m. Sunday, according to the medical examiner's office.

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  17. Dog flu outbreaks temporarily close shelters, suspend adoptionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Red Eye Chicago

    ... Friday afternoon. Outbreaks this week also have temporarily shut down the South Suburban Humane Society in Chicago Heights, according to the agency's website. Chicago Animal Care and Control on Saturday suspended adoptions, though the shelter is ...

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  18. Prairie State College Hosting Two Civic Leadership Academy Workshops on CampusRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Patch.com

    ... be held in the Conference Center room 1318 on the college's main campus, located at 202 S. Halsted St. in Chicago Heights. Each workshop has a registration fee of $90. The CLA is offered by the Center for Governmental Studies at Northern Illinois ...

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  19. When plastic surgery goes wrong?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | JD Supra

    ... procedures to improve their appearance or restore physical function. Sadly, as surgical error lawyers in Chicago Heights can attest, cosmetic surgery doesn't always produce these desired results. Sometimes, patients are instead left with painful, ...

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  20. Cyclist Who Tried To Cross Route 394 Struck And Killed By VehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | CBS Local

    ... bicycle was fatally struck by a vehicle Wednesday night as he attempted to cross Route 394 in south suburban Chicago Heights. About 7:49 p.m., Robert Kirn was riding his bicycle on Route 394 near East Sauk Trail in Chicago Heights when he attempted ...

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