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  1. Monee Historical Society Moving ForwardRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Crete-Monee Record-Monitor

    ... our first Oral History Interview today with Richard Steunkel. He is a noted local historian and has spoken at Park Forest and Matteson Historical Societies. We are working with GSU Professor Will Kelley, and Margaret Horne and I conducted a two-hour ...

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  2. Today's number: 6.8 percentRead the original story

    Thursday May 7 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... Ford Heights, one of the poorest suburbs in the nation, had a composite rate for that year of 39.9 percent, Park Forest was at 32 percent and Chicago Heights at 29.9 percent. Those three suburbs had the highest property tax rates in Cook County, but ...

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  3. 2015 Graduate Students Exhibition Opening at PSC April 27Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... participating students Melinda Arce-Gudino of Homewood, Caitlin Gerritsen of Chicago Heights, Julian Graham of Park Forest, Diamond Jones of Homewood, Nicolas Naliwko of Crete, Axl Ramirez of Monee, Amy Roesch of Chicago Heights, Carole Rose of ...

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  4. Summer Programs Scheduled at Prairie State CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... . The High School Fire Camp is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, June 6, at the Park Forest Training Site. The free camp provides an opportunity for high school students to explore public safety services, experience real-life skill building ...

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  5. Hillcrest HS Concert Choir Earns Superior RatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Patch.com

    For the fifth consecutive year, the Hillcrest High School Concert Choir, under the direction of Ms. Bonnie Mootry, scored a superior rating at the IHSA Organizational Contest held at Rich East High School in Park Forest on Saturday, April 18. "The judges were impressed with the choir's poise and professionalism, as well as tone quality, balance and blends.

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  6. Prairie State College Speech Team Wins Gold in National CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... month during the 2015 Phi Rho Pi National Speech Tournament in Cleveland, Ohio. Team members Allysha Nobles of Park Forest, Patrick Sheard of Dolton, Dan Blewitt of Crete, Colin Gallagher of Homewood and Kelly Crescenzo of Steger were named national ...

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  7. GVSU Announces 2015 Athletics Hall of Fame ClassRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | MLive.com

    ... Class of 2015. New members will include: Cullen Finnerty (Brighton, Mich.), football (2003-06); Chuck Martin (Park Forest, Ill.), football coach (2004-09); Nate Peck (Marne, Mich./Coopersville), cross country/track (2004-08); Allyson Riley-McKnight ...

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  8. Prairie State College Recognized with Certificate of Achievement for Financial ReportingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | Patch.com

    During the recent meeting of the Board of Trustees at Prairie State College , the college was recognized with a Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting from the Government Finance Officers Association. The award recognized PSC for going "beyond the minimum requirements of generally accepted accounting principles to prepare comprehensive annual financial reports that evidence the spirit of transparency and full disclosure..." Presenting the award to PSC was Mary Dankowski, finance director at the Village of Park Forest.

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  9. Chicago cop goes to trial in killing of unarmed womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Red Eye Chicago

    ... "Using history as proxy, it doesn't look good." Recent local history would seem to bear that out. A suburban Park Forest police officer recently was acquitted of reckless conduct in the death of a knife-wielding 95-year-old; last month, a federal ...

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  10. Beecher BriefsRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2015 | Beecher Herald

    Sierra Club Meeting This month's Sierra Club meeting will be held on Monday, April 13, at 7:15 p.m., at Frankfort Community Center, 140 Oak Street - still no word on when the group can move back to Frankfort Public Library. At this month's meeting, Park Forest Sustainability Coordinator, Sarah Coulter, will discuss ways in which Park Forest has embraced the idea of becoming a sustainable community and will, hopefully, inspire those attending to work on similar projects within their own communities.

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  11. Firefighter Napolitano bests incumbent Ald. Oa Connor in 41st WardRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Chicago Sun-Times

    Ald. Mary O'Connor, a staunch supporter of Mayor Rahm Emanuel in the City Council, failed to keep her 41st Ward seat Tuesday night, while Progressive Caucus member Ald. John Arena - targeted for defeat by the mayor's super PAC - easily won re-election in the 45th Ward.

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  12. ICPD Makes Arrest in Theft RingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2015 | KCJJ-AM Iowa City

    ... up to her a few moments later at the South Gilbert Street Hills Bank. The woman, 20-year-old Jessica Owens of Park Forest, Illinois, admitted to being part of the scheme. She said she had tried twice to get cash advances for $600 and that she had ...

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  13. The Frankfort Police BlotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Patch.com

    Alexis Ciukal-Miller, 20, of 9062 Adare Ave. in Mokena was charged with possession of cannabis and failing to signal a turn about 7:45 p.m. near the corner of LaGrange and St. Francis roads. Erin Boykin, 24, of 3038 Western Ave. in Park Forest was charged with driving with one headlight and driving while license suspended shortly before 1o0 p.m. near the corner of Lincoln Highway and Windy Hill Drive.

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  14. Beecher BriefsRead the original story

    Mar 25, 2015 | Beecher Herald

    ... Audubon Society's special program "Bats of the World," on Wednesday, April 1, at 7 p.m., at Freedom Hall in Park Forest - note site change. Because of the expense involved in bringing the program from Michigan, a $5 per family donation is suggested. ...

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  15. What's Happening Around Town?Read the original story

    Mar 25, 2015 | Crete-Monee Record-Monitor

    ... Audubon Society's special program "Bats of the World," on Wednesday, April 1, at 7 p.m., at Freedom Hall in Park Forest - note site change. Because of the expense involved in bringing the program from Michigan, a $5 per family donation is suggested. ...

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  16. Peotone Town ChatterRead the original story

    Mar 25, 2015 | Peotone Vedette

    ... Audubon Society's special program "Bats of the World," on Wednesday, April 1, at 7 p.m., at Freedom Hall in Park Forest - note site change. Because of the expense involved in bringing the program from Michigan, a $5 per family donation is suggested. ...

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  17. Man Jailed On Murder Charge Suing Witness, Claims He Was DefamedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | Patch.com

    A man jailed for allegedly gunning down his uncle more than five years ago sued a witness for the prosecution, claiming the Park Forest man defamed him and conspired with police on a frame job. Gonzalez accused Marrs, 46, of perjuring himself and changing his story about what he saw the day Lance Goebel was murdered in September 2009.

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  18. Park Forest Man Guilty in Vicious Murder of Girlfriend's Entire FamilyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... into little 11-year-old Joi Cochran. On Monday, a Cook County judge found the 22-year-old from south suburban Park Forest guilty in the three murders , crimes so horrific and brutal the police officer who found the mutilated bodies broke down and ...

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  19. PSC Speech Team Brings Home Several Awards from State TournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... Illinois University. PSC was one of 20 schools sending a team to the annual competition. Allysha Nobles of Park Forest was named state champion for prose interpretation in the community college division. Colin Gallagher of Homewood received second ...

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  20. L-P, Streator win regionalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Bureau County Republican

    ... 1964. The Bulldogs will face New Lennox Lincoln Way West at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 10, in the semifinals of the Park Forest Rich East Sectional. Third-seeded L-P upset No. 1 seed Metamora 54-52 on a last-second shot by Brady Huebbe to take the ...

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