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  1. Man fatally struck by Metra Electric train identifiedRead the original story

    Yesterday | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... Avenue, according to the Cook County medical examiner's office. Miller-Chatman, of the 15200 block of Minerva in Dolton, was pronounced dead at the scene, the medical examiner's office said. An autopsy Tuesday found he died of multiple injuries and ...

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  2. Foundation hosts dinner to honor DenmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | The News-Gazette

    ... down on June 30. He will be succeeded by Alicia Geddis, the deputy superintendent and chief financial officer for the Dolton school district in Calumet City. A Danville native, Denman graduated from Danville High in 1971. He graduated a semester ...

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  3. Third Suspect Charged In Armed Robbery, Shooting Of Pizza DriverRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | CBS Local

    ... arrested in connection with the holdup and shooting of a pizza-delivery driver last October, police in south suburban Dolton say. Frederick Taylor, 23, of Dolton was arrested Friday with assistance from the FBI, Dolton police said in a news release ... 1 comment

  4. Cook County news briefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | The Legal Record

    ... be released this week. Three candidates won in the Democratic Consolidated Primary Election for Village Trustee in Dolton on Feb. 24. Unofficial results showed the winners were Robert E. Pierson Jr., Valeria Stubbs and Duane Muhammad. Stubbs was the ...

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  5. Man Tosses Gun While Fleeing Police: BlotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Patch.com

    ... that field tested for cocaine, the report added. Xavier Harding, 19, of the 15600 block of Ingleside Avenue, Dolton, was arrested and charged with aggravated unlawful use of a weapon, a felony, and resisting a police officer after a Feb. 24 traffic ...

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  6. Man dies after suffering medical emergency on EisenhowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | My FOX Chicago

    A 58-year-old south suburban man died Tuesday after he suffered a medical emergency while driving on the Eisenhower Expressway in the western suburbs. Randall Williams of Dolton was driving eastbound on I-290 near Mannheim Road about 3:30 p.m. when he suffered a medical emergency and pulled over, according to Illinois State Police and the Cook County medical examiner's office.

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  7. Police Find Handgun in Iowa Man's Car After Traffic StopRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Patch.com

    Steven Dunlap, 50, of the 600 block of East 144th Place, Dolton, was arrested and charged with retail theft after an incident Saturday at Walt's Food Store, 2345 W. 183rd St., according to Homewood police reports. The store's security officer claimed he saw Dunlop take two boxes of Alka-Seltzer, totaling $14.58, from the shelf and hide them in his jacket, the report stated.

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  8. Anita Alvarez: Zero tolerance for Election Day mischiefRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 21 | Chicago Sun-Times

    Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez is letting it be known that political mischief won't be tolerated in Tuesday's mayoral and aldermanic elections in Chicago. Teams of assistant state's attorneys will be on the ground in Chicago wards and in the suburbs of Dolton and Morton Grove where there are contested elections.

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  9. Prosecutor: Zero tolerance for Election Day mischiefRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 21 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez is letting it be known that political mischief won't be tolerated in Tuesday's mayoral and aldermanic elections in Chicago. Teams of assistant state's attorneys will be on the ground in Chicago wards and in the suburbs of Dolton and Morton Grove where there are contested elections.

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  10. PSC Speech Team Members Bring Home Individual Honors During 'Frank-ly Speaking' TournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | Patch.com

    The Prairie State College team members brought home several individual awards during the recent "Frank-ly Speaking Speech Tournament" hosted by the College of DuPage. Kelly Crescenzo of Steger was named tournament champion for prose interpretation and received fifth place for persuasive speaking; Patrick Sheard of Dolton received fifth place for informative speaking; Colin Gallagher of Homewood received sixth place for informative speaking and Dan Blewitt of Crete received fifth place for poetry interpretation.

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  11. Chicago to Celebrate Independence with a Fundraising DanceRead the original story

    Friday Feb 6 | GhanaWeb

    Ghana National Council of Metropolitan Chicago to Celebrate Ghana's 58th Independence with a Fundraising Dance Annual Ghana National Council Independence Dance will be held March 7th, 2015, 9:00 p.m. at the "Dorchester"1515 East 154th Street, Dolton, IL 60419 The Annual Ghana National Council Independence Dance will be held on March 7th, 2015, 9:00 p.m. at "Dorchester" 1515 East 154th Street, Dolton, IL 60419. This year, the fundraiser dance by the council will be designed to attract new audience and supporters for the council's initiatives for the Ghanaian community.

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  12. Pickup truck boards car carrier on Illinois highwayRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 5 | Big News Network.com

    ... throughout the social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. DOLTON, Ill. -- Illinois State Police said a pickup truck drove onto the back of an empty car carrier truck Thursday while it was ...

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  13. PTS set to focus on race relationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... Celebration Church of God and associate dean at Trinity International University's South Chicago regional campus in Dolton, Illinois. Following Dr. Reynolds' lecture, a panel discussion will conclude the day of events." Panelists will include former ...

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  14. Dogfight Leads to Battery Charge: BlotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... was charged with two counts of felony retail theft. Lee Carl Chatman, 48, of the 14300 block of Dobson Street, Dolton, was charged with two counts of misdemeanor retail theft. A loss prevention agent for Kohl's, 17620 Halsted St., contacted police ...

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

    Jan 29, 2015 | 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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  16. Judge fines, sanctions longtime Harvey comptrollerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | 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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  17. Boy, 14, shot to death in south suburban RiverdaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

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

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  18. 14-year-old boy fatally shot in RiverdaleRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2015 | 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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  19. A good first impressionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | 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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  20. Eco Petroleum Completes Acquisition of Bottle Brands of Dolton, ILRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2015 | WJRT

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