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  1. Fuyao picking up the pace in MoraineRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... is spinning up a brand new facility. This in addition to the company's investment last year in a glass factory in Mt. Zion, Ill., which brought aboard 200 jobs as well as plant manager John Gauthier , who is now president of the subsidiary. Fuyao's ...

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  2. Investigators Gathering Video In Probe Of Fatal Police Shooting Of Zion TeenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | CBS Local

    CHICAGO - It could be another week or two before an investigation is completed in the death of a 17-year-old boy who was shot by a Zion police officer earlier this month. Lake County Major Crimes Task Force Cmdr.

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  3. Investigators ask for patience in probe of Zion police shootingRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | Chicago Tribune

    The Lake County Major Crime Task Force commander called for the Zion community's patience Friday and pledged a thorough investigation into the police-involved shooting of 17-year-old Justus Howell, whose death has sparked protests. "The Lake County Major Crime Task Force is committed to conducting a thorough, comprehensive, external investigation by gathering all the facts that will be forwarded to the Lake County state's attorney's office for review," Cmdr.

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  4. Investigation into fatal Zion shooting continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Daily Herald

    ... accuracy for speed and will complete this investigation without comprising the truth." Howell was fatally wounded by a Zion police officer who has been identified only as a nine-year veteran of the force. The teen was shot twice in the back, ...

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  5. Zion residents want body cameras for police officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | WBEZ-FM Chicago

    Residents of the northeastern Illinois city of Zion are calling on all of its officers to be equipped with body cameras following the police-involved shooting death of 17-year-old Justus Howell. The Chicago Tribune reports about 150 people attended a city council meeting Tuesday in Zion, where more than two dozen members of the Zion-Benton Ministerial Association made the plea for body cameras.

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  6. Bone marrow drives being held throughout central IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... the drives below: - Central Christian Church, 650 West William Street, Decatur, from 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. - Mt. Zion High School, 305 South Henderson Street, Mt. Zion, from 8:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. - Edinburg Community Building, 107 West ...

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  7. When You Have Cancer and Can't SleepRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | US News & World Report

    ... medical director of the sleep clinic at a Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Midwestern Regional Medical Center in Zion, Illinois. Poor sleep might even shorten some cancer patients' survival, Palesh's preliminary work suggests. "There is a lot ...

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  8. Overflow crowd demands Zion cops wear body camerasRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Chicago Tribune

    At Tuesday night's City Council meeting that witnessed an overflow crowd speaking out about the April 4 police-involved shooting death of Justus Howell, more than two dozen members of the Zion-Benton Ministerial Association called on all Zion police officers to be fitted with body cameras. Pastor Robert Williams of Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church, one of three association members to read a joint statement at the meeting, said the ministers are also asking the city to hire a community liaison to aid in communication between the police department and residents.

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  9. Three charged in connection with Zion shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Chicago Tribune

    ... with aggravated battery with a firearm, aggravated discharge of a firearm and aggravated unlawful use of a weapon. (Zion Police Department photos) Two of three suspects arrested in connection with a shooting last week in Zion are due in Lake County ...

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  10. Zion must rise together in show of true characterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Daily Herald

    ... that pledge and those values, our answer must be that we will rise together, and even when we fall together, we as the Zion-Benton community must always get up and get back to work -- together. Ours, like many other communities, is affected by the ...

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  11. Z-B a hit as Lakes takes second in Lake County tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Daily Herald

    He's not the kid you would want to meet in a dark alley. At 6 feet tall, Zion-Benton senior Dillon Appenzeller is a safety on the football team and a right side hitter on the 18-1 Zee-Bees volleyball squad.

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  12. Record Release Rundown: The Latest From The Wombats, Local H, Eels, Tyler The Creator and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | ABC News

    ... sense of relief found in this album's mere existence. If you don't know Local H, the duo originated in the late '80s in Zion, Illinois . First Lucas was paired with drummer Joe Daniels who took the band through their biggest albums, including 1996's ...

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  13. Our 10 Record Store Day Must-HavesRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | Paper Magazine

    ... the B-side includes "Love Again" and "Pew Pew Pew." 6. The Shoes -- Primal Vinyl 12-inch vinyl The '70s indie band from Zion, Illinois has a record featuring unreleased live versions and other tracks out for the first time on vinyl. 7. Metallica's ...

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  14. PPG Chairman Notes Strategic Milestones, Record Financials at Annual MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Coatings World

    ... the sale of PPG's ownership interest in Transitions Optical and the sale of its glass manufacturing facility in Mount Zion, Illinois. Commenting on the company's 2014 performance, Bunch said, "We achieved record net sales from continuing operations ...

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  15. Michigan City Woman Discusses her Journey with LymphedemaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Examiner.com

    ... and are both offered locally at Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Midwestern Regional Medical Center in Zion, Ill., where Nowatzke was treated. "Cancer treatment does not end once a patient is physically free of cancer cells in their body," ...

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  16. Bail lowered for teen facing gun charges related to Zion police shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Chicago Tribune

    Tramond Peet was arrested after allegedly arranging to sell a gun to and then getting in a struggle with Justus Howell, who was then shot by Zion police April 4, 2015. Tramond Peet was arrested after allegedly arranging to sell a gun to and then getting in a struggle with Justus Howell, who was then shot by Zion police April 4, 2015.

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  17. 25 years after emerging from suburbs, Local H pushes aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Daily Herald

    ... off a national tour shortly thereafter. Singer and guitarist Scott Lucas, who grew up in the Lake County suburb of Zion, said he can't think of a better way to mark the anniversary. "I'm not someone who likes to look back all that much," Lucas said. ...

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  18. Several hundred protest police shooting of Illinois teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Northwest Herald

    ZION – Several hundred people marched through a northern Illinois city Saturday to protest the fatal shooting of a teenager by a police officer. The peaceful crowd formed a prayer circle at the intersection in Zion where the shooting occurred, the Waukegan News-Sun reported.

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  19. Protestors demand 'Justice for Justus' after black teen fatally shot by Zion police officerRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 11 | Daily Herald

    Several hundred people marched peacefully Saturday in Zion, starting from where 17-year-old Justus Howell was fatally shot by a police officer and ending with a boisterous rally at police headquarters where protesters demanded "Justice for Justus." Crowds kicked off the demonstration by holding hands, forming a circle and joining in prayer at 24th Street and Galilee Avenue, near where the Waukegan teen was fatally shot by a Zion police officer a week ago.

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  20. Hundreds march in Zion to protest police shooting of teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Chicago Sun-Times

    Zion-4/11/15, Saturday/Galilee Ave. to Zion Police Station March goers on their way down Galilee Ave. to the Zion Police Station. Joe Shuman/For Sun-TimesZion-4/11/15, Saturday/Galilee Ave. to Zion Police Station A day after the funeral of a 17-year-old boy who was shot by a Zion police officer, a crowd of several hundred people took to the streets Saturday to demand "justice for Justus." 3 comments

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