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  1. A push is on to abolish DuPage County's forest boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Daily Herald

    A suburban lawmaker says she wants to eliminate the DuPage County Forest Board, a push that comes weeks after Gov. Bruce Rauner pointed to the county as a potential model of how to consolidate government. State Rep. Deb Conroy, a Villa Park Democrat, filed legislation to give the board's duties to the DuPage County Board, at what she says would be an annual savings of $500,000 per year.

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  2. AT&T burglar gets drug-treatment probationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Daily Herald

    Darryl Montique, 24, who blames the burglaries on his cocaine addiction, pleaded guilty to burglary in exchange for a sentence of 30 months of Treatment Alternatives for Safe Communities probation, which provides substance abuse treatment to nonviolent offenders as an alternative to prison. The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald.

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  3. On the cheap: Chill out at Hawthorn Woods' Winter CarnivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Daily Herald

    The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald. Complete the form to the right and a reprint consultant will contact you to discuss how you can reuse this article.

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  4. Democrats launch hearings into Breuder dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Daily Herald

    Democrats will launch a series of Illinois Senate hearings into public college president salaries and perks following the $763,000 severance package the College of DuPage board gave President Robert Breuder last month. State Sen. Bill Cunningham, a Chicago Democrat, said the hearings will target both community colleges and universities, given that Illinois State University's former president was given a large buyout deal to leave last year.

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  5. Young heart surgery survivor thrivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | Daily Herald

    February marks the national celebration of American Heart Month and volunteers around the country and across the suburbs are teaming up to raise awareness in a variety of ways. American Heart Association experts say cardiovascular disease is often viewed as a problem facing adults, but it also extracts a terrible toll on babies, children, and their families.

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  6. Coffee shop-looking cafe casinos taking hold in suburbsRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 8 | Daily Herald

    It's the lunch-hour rush, and the food counter at one of Oakbrook Terrace's newest businesses offers deviled eggs, mini bratwursts and white zinfandel. Nobody is ordering.

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  7. Lawmakers: Don't use state money for deals like Breuder'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Daily Herald

    Suburban Republicans are getting ready to unveil measures they say could prevent big buyouts like the $762,868 the College of DuPage board gave President Robert Breuder. State Reps.

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  8. Villa Park man guilty of murder, arson in 2012 Lombard fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Daily Herald

    A 26-year-old Villa Park man has been found guilty of first-degree murder for setting a fire that killed his former girlfriend. Todd Mandoline also was convicted Tuesday of aggravated arson in the July 2012 fire in Lombard.

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  9. Dawn Patrol: Guilty verdict in fatal arson; Rt. 20 safety petitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Daily Herald

    A Villa Park man faces life in prison after being found guilty last night of starting a July 2012 fire that killed a 24-year-old woman and severely burned a 25-year-old man. A 12-member DuPage County jury deliberated less than two hours before convicting Todd Mandoline of two counts of first-degree murder and one count of aggravated arson.

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  10. Villa Park man guilty of murder in 2012 Lombard arson caseRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2015 | Daily Herald

    A Villa Park man faces life in prison after being found guilty of starting a July 2012 fire that killed a 24-year-old woman and severely burned a 25-year-old man. A 12-member DuPage County jury deliberated less than two hours Tuesday before convicting Todd Mandoline of two counts of first-degree murder and one count of aggravated arson.

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  11. Batavia answers early wake-up callRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | Daily Herald

    Playing a midmorning basketball game on a day off from school can pose its share of problems for any high school student-athlete. However, Monday's 7 a.m. bus ride and 9:30 a.m. tip-off time failed to deflate the energy from Batavia's girls basketball team.

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  12. Korff keeps connecting as Hersey wins againRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | Daily Herald

    The senior guard had two on Friday night and tossed in two more in the first half of Saturday's 48-37 win over the host Titans while scoring a game-high 17 points. "She is just so consistent on offense," Fendley said.

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  13. Leyden falls at WillowbrookRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Daily Herald

    Willowbrook 64, Leyden 49: Leyden's girls basketball team dropped a 64-49 West Suburban Gold decision to Willowbrook in Villa Park on Thursday. Senior guard Alondra Chavarria led the Eagles with a game-high 26 points while sophomore guard Artasia Gusman added 14. Guidelines: Keep it civil and on topic; no profanity, vulgarity, slurs or personal attacks.

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  14. Lombard fire survivor testifies in murder, arson trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Daily Herald

    Jason Cassidy says he remembers very little from the night that changed his life, but the scars he bears serve as a constant reminder. Cassidy, 27, of Villa Park, suffered from smoke inhalation and third-degree burns over 40 percent of his body after firefighters rescued him in the early morning hours of July 22, 2012, from a second-story bedroom of a burning, smoke-filled house at 1028 S. Ahrens Ave. in Lombard.

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  15. Uber driver charged with sex assault on Chicago passengerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Daily Herald

    A driver for the ride-hailing service Uber has been charged with kidnapping and sexually assaulting a passenger in Chicago. Cook County prosecutors say 46-year-old Adnan Nafasat of suburban Villa Park overpowered and choked a 21-year-old passenger during a July 31 attack.

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  16. Dawn Patrol: Did Villa Park man admitted arson? Lawmakers' pensionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Daily Herald

    Prosecutors said yesterday "I hope you all die" were the last words yelled by Todd Mandoline as he was being escorted from a party in the home that he is accused of torching just two hours later, killing 24-year-old Paula Morgan and seriously wounding another man. The trial resumes at 10 a.m. today.

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  17. Prosecutors: Villa Park man admitted to starting fatal fireRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 | Daily Herald

    Prosecutors say those were the last words yelled by Todd Mandoline as he was being escorted from a party in the home that he is accused of torching just two hours later, killing 24-year-old Paula Morgan and seriously wounding another man. The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald.

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  18. Dawn Patrol: Fears of homeless housing plan; fatal-arson trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Daily Herald

    Lake Zurich-area residents met last night to learn more about a plan that would move rental housing for chronically homeless people with mental illnesses to a residential neighborhood just outside the village. Additional crime and a drop in property values were among the concerns mentioned.

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  19. Villa Park man injured, cats killed in garage fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Daily Herald

    A Villa Park man was injured and at least three cats killed Sunday night as the resident attempted to extinguish a fire in his garage on the 1100 block of North Yale Avenue. Fire Chief Ronald Rakosnik said his crews responded about 10:40 p.m. to find the three-car garage, its second-story living area and an adjoining four-seasons room engulfed in flames.

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  20. 10 stories you may have missed this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Daily Herald

    2. A former Gavin South Middle School teacher was extradited to Lake County over the weekend to face charges that he sexually molested a student. In addition to that case he faces additional charges he molested a second girl -- and videotaped about 20 encounters.

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