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  1. Oakton making maple syrup again WednesdayRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | Daily Herald

    Oakton Community College's campus at 1600 E. Golf Road in Des Plaines includes virgin remnants of upland woods, with sugar maples and red oaks. The college has been preserving the area and using steps such as controlled burns to keep out invasive species, said Ken Schaefer, staff naturalist and groundskeeper for the last 30 years.

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  2. Legislators plan town-hall meeting in Des PlainesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | Daily Herald

    State Rep. Marty Moylan and Sen. Dan Kotowski are co-hosting a town-hall meeting April 2 in Des Plaines to hear questions and concerns from residents. The forum is scheduled from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Prairie Lakes Community Center, 515 E. Thacker St. The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald.

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  3. Suburban students compete in Science Olympiad regionalsRead the original story

    Mar 22, 2015 | Daily Herald

    It was one of dozens of events Saturday pitting students in the Science Olympiad regionals at Oakton Community College in Des Plaines. More than 50 teams representing middle and high schools competed in the qualifier for state championships next month.

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  4. River Road work in Des Plaines starts WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | Daily Herald

    The Des Plaines Public Works and Engineering Department has announced that Phase 2 of the River Road reconstruction project will begin Wednesday, March 25. The project includes the total reconstruction of the roadway pavement, installation of new traffic signals, roadway lighting, curbs and sidewalks, and will take approximately 18 months to complete. During the reconstruction, River Road, from Touhy Avenue to Henry Avenue, will be reduced to one lane in each direction.

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  5. Wolf Road in Des Plaines faces temporary closuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | Daily Herald

    Temporary, daytime lane closures on Wolf Road in Des Plaines are scheduled this week as work begins to rebuild the bridge carrying the Jane Addams Memorial Tollway over the local road. This work is part of the I-90 Rebuilding and Widening Project scheduled to be complete in 2016.

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  6. ASSEMBLER - Job Fair Juno Lighting Group Saturday, March 28, 2015...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | Daily Herald

    Job Fair Juno Lighting Group Saturday, March 28, 2015 From 9:00am to 1:00pm Des Plaines, IL Assemblers Hiring for full time, M-F. First and Second shift.

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  7. DRIVERS - Janitor Hourly Pay and Benefits Medical, Dental, Vision,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | Daily Herald

    Janitor Hourly Pay and Benefits Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and 401k Paid Vacation and Holidays Financially Sound Company Established 1934 Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer Apply in person at: Old Dominion Freight Line 255 W Oakton Des Plaines, IL 60018 Or Fax Resume to 847-827-5990 Connect with a business or service in your area fast.

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  8. Mount Prospect candidates discuss downtown, village's finances at forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | Daily Herald

    Mount Prospect's downtown area and the village's finances were among the topics candidates for seats on the village board debated Saturday morning. Six of the seven trustee hopefuls running in the April 7 election participated in the forum at village hall.

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  9. Cook County trout season opens April 4:Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Daily Herald

    Rainbow trout season opens at sunrise April 4 in Axehead and Belleau lakes in Des Plaines-Park Ridge, Sag Quarry East in Lemont and Green Lake in Calumet City. The Cook County Forest Preserves will stock about 1,250 pounds of fish in both Axehead and Belleau lakes -- catchable sized rainbow trout, between half and 1 pound.

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  10. Garden at Oakton Community College seeks volunteersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Daily Herald

    Ken Schaefer spends a lot of time outdoors on the Des Plaines campus of Oakton Community College, as the college's naturalist/groundskeeper. But it's in his free time that he and other volunteers tend to a community garden, which produces plenty of produce -- the majority of which is donated to local food pantries.

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  11. Endorsements: Klicka, Doherty, Tenuta, Murphy for Mount Prospect parksRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Daily Herald

    Four commissioners will be elected to the Mount Prospect Park District board this spring, a time of relative peace on the board. The renovations to the golf course are complete, and the biggest issues now facing the park district are how aggressively to repair older facilities.

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  12. Wendy's restaurant near Maine East to be rebuiltRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Daily Herald

    The Wendy's restaurant near Maine East High School will be demolished and rebuilt, as part of a remodeling effort at many of the national hamburger chain's buildings. The existing Des Plaines Wendy's building at 2570 E. Dempster St. was built in 1985, but the restaurant plans to tear it down and replace it with a modern building.

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  13. Man charged with stabbing woman 20 times gets psychologistRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Daily Herald

    A 19-year-old suburban Chicago man accused of stabbing a woman more than 20 times outside of movie theater will be evaluated by a court-funded psychologist before his next court appearance. Lake County Judge Daniel Shanes approved funding to have a psychologist interview Daniel Dion of Des Plaines in jail and prepare a mental health evaluation.

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  14. NURSING - Nursing Activity Assistant/CNA Out-going, creative, and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Daily Herald

    Nursing Activity Assistant/CNA Out-going, creative, and compassionate individual needed to conduct a variety of social, recreational, and educational activity programs for a senior population. Must have current certification as a Nurse Aide.

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  15. Defense requests psych exam for Des Plaines man accused of stabbing...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Daily Herald

    The attorney for a Des Plaines man accused of repeatedly stabbing and slashing a co-worker outside of the Deer Park movie theater this year said he is considering whether to pursue an insanity defense in the case. Attorney Ian Kasper was granted a request by Judge Daniel Shanes to have a court-appointed psychologist examine Daniel Dion, 19, who is accused of the Jan. 8 attack on Katherine M. King, 24, of Vernon Hills.

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  16. Color Easter eggs at Des Plaines History CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Daily Herald

    Children enjoyed learning about the traditions of Easter egg painting and then painted an egg at last year's program at the Des Plaines History Center. The Des Plaines History Center will partner with the Russian community for a family program about Easter eggs from 1-4 p.m. Saturday, April 4, at the History Center, 781 Pearson St., Des Plaines.

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  17. CNA'S - Health Care -CNAs FT for 3p-11p & 11p-7a shift & Weekend Only ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Daily Herald

    Health Care -CNAs FT for 3p-11p & 11p-7a shift & Weekend Only Program & PT for all weekend shifts. Ask about our new weekend incentive.

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  18. Dist. 214 candidate pays up after claiming two exemptionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Daily Herald

    Kevin Lindell, a Northwest Suburban High School District 214 school board candidate, has paid the Cook County assessor $1,627.20 in additional real estate taxes after claiming two homeowner exemptions over two years in violation of state law, documents show. Lindell, who claimed an exemption for a home in Des Plaines and one in Mount Prospect in 2012 and 2013, said he was made aware of the issue this month and has paid both the taxes and accrued interest to correct it.

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  19. Dawn Patrol: Layoffs surprise U-46 union; Wauconda OKs 9/11 beamRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | Daily Herald

    The mood was somber yesterday as hundreds of Elgin Area School District U-46 teachers and employees were notified of their impending dismissal at the end of the school year. "I was surprised and disappointed by the large number," said Kathy Castle, president of the Elgin Teachers Association comprising nearly 2,500 members.

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  20. Suburbs protest Rauner cuts, learn they might lose funding even soonerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Daily Herald

    Suburban municipal leaders upset with Gov. Bruce Rauner's plan to cut their share of state income taxes now fear they'll lose the money even sooner. About a dozen mayors and trustees met with Rauner in Springfield Tuesday afternoon to explain their opposition to slashing their share of Local Government Distributive Funds in half.

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