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  1. Dawn Patrol: Woman found dead in Des Plaines pond; 9/11 ceremoniesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Daily Herald

    A number of suburban communities held Sept. 11 remembrance ceremonies Thursday on the 13th anniversary of the terrorist attacks.

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  2. Missing woman discovered in Des Plaines pondRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Daily Herald

    Des Plaines police are conducting a death investigation after finding a missing 51-year-old woman floating face down in a pond Thursday afternoon outside the Prairie Lakes Community Center. Police Chief Bill Kushner said the woman, a Des Plaines resident, was discovered in the pond at 2:52 p.m., and subsequently removed by firefighters.

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  3. Northwest suburban ceremonies recall loss of 9/11Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Daily Herald

    Those participating in Palatine's ceremony included friends Mary Smith of Milwaukee, an airlines flight attendant who lost co-workers during the 911 attacks, Denise Aniol of Palatine, Mary Seroczynski of Palatine, and Marilyn Abbink of Rolling Meadows, whose late husband was a firefighter for Rolling Meadows. The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald.

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  4. Workers agree to new contract, end strike, at Des Plaines companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | Daily Herald

    Union workers at Juno Lighting Group in Des Plaines are back on the job after a strike that lasted four days. Some 380 people of the 400-person workforce hit the picket lines Sept.

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  5. 9/11 memorial events in the Northwest suburbsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | Daily Herald

    Barrington: Author Michael Hingson, blind since birth, shares the story of how his guide dog, Roselle, led him to safety on Sept. 11, 2001, from the 78th floor of the World Trade Center's North Tower; 6:30-8 p.m. Thursday at The Garlands Performing Arts Center, 1000 Garlands Lane, in Barrington.

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  6. Veterans to be honored Sept. 19 before Maine West football gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | Daily Herald

    Maine West High School will honor military veterans prior to the "Red, White, and Blue" varsity football game Sept. 19. Veterans will arrange on the field in the order of their era, from most recent to World War II, and members of the Maine West Warrior football team and coaches will greet them.

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  7. A pedestrian crosses Northwest Highway in front of the Cumberland Metra station in Des Plaines.Read the original story

    Sep 8, 2014 | Daily Herald

    A survey by the Active Transportation Alliance reveals only 18 percent of drivers in the Chicago region are stopping for pedestrians in painted crosswalks, and only 5 percent are stopping for walkers trying to cross streets at unmarked crosswalks. The Must Stop for Pedestrians law, passed in 2009, requires drivers to stop whenever a pedestrian has entered a crosswalk.

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  8. Ray Harstein, one of the founders of Oakton Community College, died Sunday at 96.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2014 | Daily Herald

    Ray Hartstein, founding chairman of the Oakton Community College board and a member for 35 years, died peacefully Sunday at his Vernon Hills home at 96. Hartstein, for whom Oakton's eastern campus was named, was surrounded by family, said his son, former Buffalo Grove Village President Elliott Hartstein. The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald.

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  9. Pump up your yard with water featuresRead the original story

    Sep 7, 2014 | Daily Herald

    As summer wanes, it's time to enhance our gardens to grab the most from the last precious weeks and to make sure we're ready with major improvements for next year. It's hard to beat a water feature for creating opportunities for relaxation and beauty or maybe even excitement.

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  10. Job Fair - Job Fair Culinary Job Fair Wednesday, September 10 9:00AM...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2014 | Daily Herald

    Job Fair CULINARY JOB FAIR Wednesday, September 10 9:00AM -2:00PM AT RIVERS CASINO EMPLOYMENT CENTER 2980 S. RIVER ROAD DES PLAINES, IL 60018 JOIN OUR AWARD-WINNING FOOD AND BEVERAGE TEAM! OPEN FULL TIME & PART TIME POSITIONS: FREE SHUTTLE TO AND FROM ROSEMONT BLUE LINE STOP AVAILABLE 24 HOURS DAILY. Questions? Call 888.307.0777 Must be 21. If you or someone you know has a gambling problem, crisis counseling and referral services can be accessed by calling 1-800-GAMBLER .

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  11. Third-quarter scoring spree powers Maine WestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Daily Herald

    The third quarter proved to be the most important for Maine West in its 30-13 nonconference victory over Elmwood Park on Friday night in Des Plaines. The Warriors rattled off 23 points in the quarter after the game had been tied at 7 at halftime.

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  12. Community input sought for Oakton presidential searchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Daily Herald

    As Oakton Community College President Margaret B. Lee, Ph.D., prepares to retire next June, the college's board of trustees is seeking input from the community through stakeholder meetings and an online survey as it begins its search for a new president. The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald.

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  13. Schakowsky backs striking workers at Juno Lighting Group in Des PlainesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Daily Herald

    U.S. Rep. Jan Schakowsky on Friday added her support to striking workers outside Juno Lighting Group in Des Plaines. The Evanston Democrat spoke to a group of some 40 employees walking the picket lines Friday afternoon outside company headquarters at 1300 S. Wolf Road.

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  14. Des Plaines building collapse injures fiveRead the original story

    Sep 5, 2014 | Daily Herald

    The accident at 1500 Rand Road occurred at the height of storms that quickly moved through the Northwest suburbs about 3 p.m. Fire Chief Alan Wax said the roof and one wall of the building addition collapsed, and scaffolding set up next to the building fell on construction workers. None of the workers had to be dug out from building rubble, but one worker did suffer serious injuries.

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  15. Change of ownership of Maryville hospital in Des Plaines in progressRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Daily Herald

    The change of ownership of the Maryville Behavioral Health Hospital in Des Plaines to a for-profit company is moving along, company officials said. The transfer of ownership of the Maryville Behavioral Health Hospital to a for-profit firm is scheduled for Sept.

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  16. Wealthy minorities using more technology to learn about investingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | Daily Herald

    Lake Forest-based Spectrem Group , which advises wealthy people on investments, decided to survey three of its largest segments of minorities to learn more about their usage of social media and mobile technology. The survey report, called "The Ethnic Segmentation Series, Using Social Media and Mobile Technology in Financial Decisions," found that more African Americans were likely to use new technology and social networking sites to get investment information, compared to Hispanics and Asians, said George H. Walper Jr., president of Spectrem Group.

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  17. Workers at Juno Lighting Group in Des Plaines on strike for second dayRead the original story

    Sep 4, 2014 | Daily Herald

    Workers at Juno Lighting Group in Des Plaines remained on the picket lines for a second day Thursday in their protest for higher wages. Officials with the Chicago & Midwest Regional Joint Board of Workers United, SEIU, the union that represents production and maintenance employees at the Des Plaines factory, say more than 360 employees from the 400-person workforce walked off the job Wednesday after rejecting terms of a tentative contract agreement.

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  18. Northwest Water Commission votes to add Des Plaines as customerRead the original story

    Sep 3, 2014 | Daily Herald

    The Northwest Water Commission has approved a plan to sell up to 5 million gallons of water a day to Des Plaines -- a deal city officials negotiated over the past year to try to lessen the impact of Chicago's water rate hikes. The agreement is contingent on approval by at least three village boards of the member municipalities that comprise the commission: Arlington Heights, Buffalo Grove, Palatine and Wheeling.

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  19. Workers on strike at Juno Lighting Group in Des PlainesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | Daily Herald

    Some 400 production and maintenance employees of Juno Lighting Group in Des Plaines hit the picket lines Wednesday after rejecting terms of a tentative contract agreement, officials said.

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  20. Des Plaines honors late 29-year-old aldermanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | Daily Herald

    A photo and bouquet of flowers were set up Tuesday night on the Des Plaines city council dais in honor of former 7th Ward Alderman Joanna Sojka, as city leaders publicly remembered one of their own.

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