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  1. Judge tosses lawsuit filed by Dwyane Wadea s exRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Chicago Sun-Times

    She also claimed that she was "violently attacked" by Dolton cops when she was arrested at her south suburban home in June 2012. But though charges against Funches-Wade of resisting arrest and attempted child abduction were eventually dropped, U.S. District Judge Samuel Der-Yeghiayan wrote in a ruling published Thursday that "the fact that no convictions resulted in the following criminal proceedings does not mean that the police lacked probable cause to arrest Funches-Wade."

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  2. Judge fines, sanctions longtime Harvey comptrollerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chicago Tribune

    ... Letke was fired. Letke said he quit. In recent years, he also stopped working for three other suburbs: Riverdale, Dolton and Robbins. It's unclear if he still works for Markham. Letke also is tied to several businesses whose websites pitch ...

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  3. Boy, 14, shot to death in south suburban RiverdaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Chicago Tribune

    Fewer than 200 students attend Roosevelt Junior High School in Dolton. They all know each other.

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  4. 14-year-old boy fatally shot in RiverdaleRead the original story

    Monday Jan 26 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... Sunday, according to the Cook County medical examiners' office. He was a student at Lincoln Junior High School in Dolton and the district will make extra staff available for students at the school, Riverdale police said. The Riverdale police and the ...

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  5. A good first impressionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The News-Gazette

    "It feels very familiar," Geddis said Tuesday morning, as she toured the three-story, 444,000-square-foot building with Superintendent Mark Denman and Principal Phil Cox on her first official visit as the district's incoming superintendent. Geddis, now the deputy superintendent and chief financial officer of the Dolton school district in Calumet City, was referring to the environment created by Danville High's "house" structure, in which students' learning is nurtured in one of four small learning communities, each with its own unique focus.

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  6. Eco Petroleum Completes Acquisition of Bottle Brands of Dolton, ILRead the original story

    Monday Jan 19 | WJRT

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  7. Missouri Teen allegedly Medically Kidnapped, Raped, Sodomized While in Illinois Foster CareRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Illinoisreview

    ... was sexually assaulted. He was raped and sodomized at gunpoint with a gun to his head while he was in foster care in Dolton, Illinois. He disclosed that to his guardian ad litem , his caseworker, and when he went back to Chicago, just recently on ...

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  8. Four Women Charged For Yelling and Throwing Rocks At Home: COPSRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Patch.com

    ... they encountered a car parked directly behind the home occupied by four women identified as Kyshauna Thompson, 19, of Dolton; Ambur Young, 20, of Riverdale; and Keyosha Silas, 21, and Tierra Alexander, 18, both of Chicago, reports said. After ...

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  9. Fortunes change for homeless Little League champRead the original story

    Dec 26, 2014 | Northwest Herald

    Jackie Robinson West baseball player Jaheim Benton, 13, and his mother, Devona Benton, pose for a photo Wednesday outside their new home in Dolton. Offers of help poured in after the Chicago Sun-Times revealed that the teen and his family had been living at the homes of friends and relatives since July.

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  10. Fortunes change for homeless Little League champRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | Daily Herald

    ... living at the homes of friends and relatives since July. Now they are living in a five-bedroom home in south suburban Dolton, Ill., with a year of free rent donated by Leak & Sons Funeral Homes. DOLTON, Ill. -- The last few months have brought a ...

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  11. Homeless Jackie Robinson West player gets a new home - and holiday surpriseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... every single person who helped. We wouldn't be where we are now without them." Jaheim, 13, is now living in a home in Dolton - a very different scene from the three-bedroom Englewood apartment the family once shared. "I'm fine. I'm comfortable, ...

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  12. Dolton animal hospital employee accused of crueltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Daily Chronicle

    Fifty-nine-year-old Sharon Cargile of Chicago was charged in a grand jury indictment last month with three counts of aggravated animal cruelty. The Cook County Sheriff's Animal Crimes Unit responded to a complaint in September and found four dead dogs and other animals in poor condition at the facility in south suburban Dolton.

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  13. Charges in shooting, police pursuit that ended with driver deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Chicago Tribune

    A man who fled police after shooting someone on a South Chicago front porch, triggering a high-speed police chase that killed the driver of the fleeing car, has been charged with murder in the driver's death, prosecutors said Tuesday. James Hopkins, 22, is charged with murder, discharge of a firearm and attempted first-degree murder in the incidents that started with a shooting at a home in the 8000 block of South Manistee Avenue about 9:45 p.m. Sunday, and ended with Deandre C. Washington, 22, of Dolton, killed in a crash, prosecutors said.

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  14. Dolton animal hospital employee accused of crueltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Daily Herald

    ... complaint in September and found four dead dogs and other animals in poor condition at the facility in south suburban Dolton. The Cook County Sheriff's Office says Cargile was arrested earlier this month in Salina, Kansas, when police there learned ...

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  15. Dolton veterinary hospital employee accused of animal crueltyRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2014 | Northwest Herald

    Fifty-nine-year-old Sharon Cargile of Chicago was charged in a grand jury indictment last month with three counts of aggravated animal cruelty. The Cook County Sheriff's Animal Crimes Unit responded to a complaint in September and found four dead dogs and other animals in poor condition at the facility in south suburban Dolton.

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  16. Dolton Animal Hospital Employee Wanted on Animal Cruelty Charges Arrested in KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | Patch.com

    A Dolton Animal Hospital employee who a skipped court appearance in connection to an animal cruelty investigation was nabbed during a traffic stop in Kansas, Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart announced. The Cook County Sheriff's Central Warrant Unit brough Cargile back to Illinois on Monday after she was arrested in Salina, KS, on Dec. 11, when police there learned of her warrant during a traffic stop.

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  17. Dolton animal hospital worker facing cruelty charges apprehended in KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | My FOX Chicago

    A Dolton animal hospital employee facing felony animal cruelty charges -- along with the hospital's veterinarian -- was arrested in Kansas earlier this month on a Cook County warrant after she failed to appear for her court date at the Markham Courthouse. Sharon Cargile, 59, of Chicago, faces three counts of aggravated cruelty to animals, according to a statement from the Cook County Sheriff's office.

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  18. PSC Speech Team Brings Home Sixth Place Honors and Individual Awards...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... and several individual awards during the recent tournament hosted by the College of Lake County. Patrick Sheard of Dolton was named tournament champion for informative speaking and received fifth place for dramatic interpretation. Daniel Blewitt of ...

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  19. Updated: Danville names Geddis new schools superintendentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    On Friday afternoon, the school board voted 6-1 to hire her at a special board meeting. Geddis is currently deputy superintendent of the Dolton school district in Calumet City.

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  20. Trio charged with slew of armed robberies in AuroraRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | My FOX Chicago

    Three men have been charged with a string of armed robberies that occurred in late October in west suburban Aurora. Martell White, 25, of the 15000 block of Madison Avenue in Dolton; Charles Campbell, 27, of the 1500 block of North Lorel Avenue; and Derrick Glasper, 27, of the 100 block of North 23rd Avenue in Bellwood, were each charged with three counts of armed robbery Tuesday, according to a statement from Aurora police.

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