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  1. Mayor and priest shouldna t condone cheatingRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... to accept this decision and move on. The team was wrong in its effort to bring in "ringers." We applaud the Evergreen Park folks for standing up for the truth. The ruling will set the Jackie Robinson team free as well. I think that's what Jackie ...

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  2. Evergreen Park whistleblower answers allegations of cheatingRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | Chicago Sun-Times

    Evergreen Park Athletic Association Vice President Chris Janes told the Sun-Times their Little League has violated residency rules, but only so the league didn't have to turn kids away from its house league. He said Evergreen Park has never violated residency rules in picking its All-Star teams, which is why the rules exist.

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  3. Pitcher for Jackie Robinson West: - We know that we're champions'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... West said the decision to take away the title was "sad but appropriate." Chris Janes, vice president of the Evergreen Park Athletic Association, said he raised concerns in August that some Jackie Robinson players apparently lived within the ...

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  4. South Side mom says Evergreen Park was recruiting players, tooRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... had players on their roster that lived outside the teams boundaries. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images) An Evergreen Park Little League coach was the first to blow the whistle on Jackie Robinson West's falsified boundaries. The accusation ...

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  5. Jesse Jackson: Chicago Little League Stripped of Title Due to Race?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | News Max

    ... in its support of these great children and in our hearts, they will always be champions in Chicago." But Evergreen Park Little League Vice President Chris Janes, of the Illinois team that filed the initial complaint, told CBS that "Little League has ...

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  6. Suspended Jackie Robinson West manager refuses to address accusationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... the heart of Chicago and much of the country this past summer. Chris Janes stood near Norris Field in Evergreen Park, where his Little League team lost badly to Jackie Robinson West, and explained why he spoke out about irregularities that ...

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  7. Jackie Robinson West rival association accused of forging documentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Sporting News

    Fallout from the decision to strip Jackie Robinson West of its U.S. Little League title has sparked allegations about the neighboring district that blew the whistle on the Chicago-area team. The mother of a boy claims her son was not only recruited to play for Evergreen Park Little League, but someone forged residency papers despite the family living outside the district.

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  8. Las Vegas Little League manager says being U.S. champion by default is 'bittersweet'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | PennLive.com

    ... because of actions by some adults which were uncovered in Illinois by Chris James, vice president of the Evergreen Park, Illinois Athletic Association. "And now that tarnishes the hard work, sportsmanship and dedication of so many of the other young ...

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  9. Well if you don't play by the rules ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Norwalk Reflector

    ... showed on the field made them one of the tournament's fan favorites. Chris Janes, vice president of the Evergreen Park Athletic Association, said in December that he began expressing concerns about the authenticity of residences reported by Jackie ...

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  10. Suspended Jackie Robinson West coach refuses to address accusationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Red Eye Chicago

    ... the heart of Chicago and much of the country this past summer. Chris Janes stood near Norris Field in Evergreen Park, where his Little League team lost badly to Jackie Robinson West, and explained why he spoke out about irregularities that ...

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  11. Nuns killed in Oak Lawn crash honored at annual galaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | WGN-TV Chicago

    ... Street and Cicero Avenue in Oak Lawn. The nuns spent many years working at Little Company of Mary Hospital in Evergreen Park. The Foundation's executive director, Kelly Cusack, says the sisters loved the Crystal Heart Ball and they would have loved ...

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  12. Sketch Comedy Group Brings Laughs to the South SuburbsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | Patch.com

    A Saturday night of live comedy will come to Chicago Ridge on February 7, when Chicago-based sketch group AWK headlines Our Lady of the Ridge's Night of Laughs. Two Our Lady alumni, Stephanie L. Seweryn '03, a producer, writer and performer with the group, and Tech Director, Rebecca Seweryn '07, along with Evergreen Park's own Nick Shine, also a producer, writer and performer, appreciate the opportunity to bring sketch comedy to the South Side.

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  13. Roundy's Inc. opening 30th Mariano's storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | Business Journal

    Grocery chain Roundy's Inc. will open its newest Mariano's location Tuesday in Evergreen Park, Ill., to serve nearby south Chicago neighborhoods, the company announced Monday. It will be the 30th Mariano's location for Milwaukee-based Roundy's , adding nearly 400 jobs to the community, according to a Roundy's news release.

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  14. Mariano's Readies for Tuesday Opening in Evergreen ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Patch.com

    Mariano's will throw open its doors at 6 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 3 at its new location, 2559 W.95th St. in Evergreen Park. The Evergreen Park store is the 30th Mariano's location in the Chicago area.

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  15. 'Christmas Without Cancer' Gets Boost to Help More FamiliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | Patch.com

    Evergreen Park Mayor Jim Sexton and trustee Mary Keane present a check to Christmas Without Cancer founder Gerri Neylon to honor the non-profit's efforts this past Christmas in bringing relief and support to local Southland families facing cancer challenges. Led by the efforts of Keane, trustees Mark Marzullo and Jim McQuillan, Christmas Without Cancer partnered this holiday season with area retailers Mother Butter's, Park Schwinn, Porter Cullen's Irish Pub and the EP United Homeowners Association to raise funds and awareness in the community.

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  16. Chris Trzeciak, EP Village Trustee candidate invites you to "join the conversation".Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Patch.com

    As most of you are aware, Election Day is April 7, 2015 in Evergreen Park this year. This year's race will include candidates for both local school districts .

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  17. Evergreen Park HS New SuperintendentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Patch.com

    The Board of Education of Evergreen Park High School District 231 cordially invites you to a reception in honor of our new Superintendent Dr. James Dunlap.

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  18. Evergreen Park Fifth Grader Earns Trip to Leadership Forum in Washington D.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Patch.com

    Tadhg Scanlon, a 5th Grader at Northwest Elementary School in Evergreen Park, will travel to Washington D. C. and Gettysburg over his Spring Break to participate in a People to People World Leadership Forum. Scanlon, who was nominated by a teacher at Northwest Elementary, along with fellow students from around the world, will take part in six days of leadership training where he will: Visit the new U.S. Institute of Peace and step inside the Global Peacebuilding Center and then take part in an international conflict resolution program.

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  19. FBI Searches for Suspect In Attempted Evergreen Park Bank RobberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Patch.com

    The FBI released a photo of a suspect wanted in the attempted robbery of an Evergreen Park bank on Wednesday. The attempted robbery took place around 1:08 p.m. Wednesday at the US Bank branch at 2917 W. 95th St. Witnesses said that a man wearing dark clothing and a black neoprene mask displayed a weapon but left the bank without taking any cash, according to information on the FBI-run website BanditTrackerChicago .

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  20. LaVerne HavlicekRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 | Free Press

    ... s in the Czech Republic. LaVerne will be laid to rest next to her late husband, John in Evergreen Cemetery in Evergreen Park, IL. At her request all services will be private.

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