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  1. UPDATE 1-After a decade, Parmalat lawsuit vs Grant Thornton in U.S. is backRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | Reuters

    ... U.S. District Judge John Darrah in Chicago. The appeals court ordered that the case be moved to a state court in Cook County, which includes Chicago, where Grant Thornton is based. Known for its long-shelf-life milk, Parmalat filed for insolvency ...

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  2. Suburban Chicago man sentenced for killing fatherRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole. In sentencing Matthew Nellessen on Wednesday, Cook County Circuit Judge Martin Agran said the man had no chance of redemption. Authorities say 55-year-old George Nellessen died after ...

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  3. Elk Grove hires assistant village managerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | Daily Herald

    ... Village Manager Matt Roan and Village Manager Ray Rummel. Jablonski previously served as a legislative aide for Cook County Commissioner Gregg Goslin, and she was an intern for then-U.S. Rep. Rahm Emanuel. We are now using Facebook comments to offer ...

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  4. Murphy wants governor to testify on anti-violence programRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | Daily Herald

    ... with the 2010 program. Quinn says he addressed them, but the matter is also under inquiry by federal and Cook County authorities. Also Wednesday, a key Democratic lawmaker signed two more subpoenas for former state officials to testify before the ...

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  5. More Read the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... in state money through the 2010 Neighborhood Recovery Initiative. Quinn's program is already under federal and Cook County probes. It's also been the subject of legislative hearings where former state officials have been subpoenaed to testify. ...

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  6. RTA board elects Kirk Dillard to lead agencyRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | Daily Herald

    ... officials who appoint the directors. Those include the mayor of Chicago, the five collar county chairmen, the Cook County Board president and board members. Dillard ran unsuccessfully this spring against businessman Bruce Rauner to be the Republican ...

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  7. Puppy buying bans misguidedRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | Chillicothe Gazette

    ... city councils, etc.) to try and accomplish their goals. Fifty communities across the country -- including Cook County, Illinois -- have agreed to ban sales of puppies by retail chains and pet shops. We believe such bans are short-sighted. Animal ...

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  8. Mayor's Senior Coffee Addresses Senior SafetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | City of Orland Park

    ... in Washington, DC after graduating college. He currently serves as an assistant state's attorney with the Cook County State's Attorney's Office. "Our hope is that more residents will become aware of the types of crimes where seniors are targeted," ...

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  9. Illinois Town Bond Sales Halted Over Fraud Charge on Hotel DealsRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | Bloomberg

    ... and steering secret fees to a municipal official. The case against Harvey, Illinois , a 25,000-person city in Cook County, concerns about $14 million in bonds sold from 2008 to 2010 that were to finance the construction of a Holiday Inn . Another ...

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  10. Court battle continues over Palatine apartments for disabledRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | Daily Herald

    The village of Palatine will be back before a Cook County judge next month contesting a lawsuit filed against them by developers of a proposed apartment building for people with disabilities.

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  11. Serial cop impersonator charged with posing as deputy U.S. marshalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... a bomb and arson investigator with the Chicago Fire Department. And he's also got a pending criminal charge in Cook County court - again for allegedly posing as a cop. In that case, Chicago Police officers watched Rozycki get into a Ford Crown ...

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  12. 'Dixmoor 5' Settle Lawsuit Against State Police For $40MRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... Peter Neufeld had what might have been the strongest words, saying there is an epidemic of false confessions in Cook County. "What Cooperstown is to baseball, Chicago and Cook County has been to false confessions," he said. "It is not the Hall of ...

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  13. Local Jobs: Anti-Money Laundering Investigator, Naturalist, Educational Assistant and MoreRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... assistant at Bryan Middle School to work with special education students. The Forest Preserve District of Cook County in River Forest has an opening for a naturalist. Waste Management in Lombard is looking for a dispatcher to work with drivers and ...

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  14. Convent nuns versus strip club: 'See you in court!'Read the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | The Star Online

    ... and heaps of litter that include empty whiskey bottles and used condoms. The suit, filed on June 13 in Cook County, also names the village of Stone Park, where the strip club is located. It cites Illinois' state legislation that mandates a 300m ...

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  15. Settlement reached in suit filed by exonerated menRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | Daily Herald

    ... Illinois State Police. The convictions of the men, who already served lengthy prison sentences, were vacated by Cook County prosecutors after DNA evidence linked another man to the crime. The men were convicted in the death of Cateresa Matthews of ...

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  16. Dawn Patrol: Funnel clouds in DuPage; 'Star Wars' museum in ChicagoRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | Daily Herald

    The National Weather Service said it received reports of funnel clouds from places in DuPage and Cook County.

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  17. Too Many Taxing BodiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | RiverBender.com

    ... Jim Durkin (R-Western Springs), recalling the effort to eliminate a special tuberculosis taxing district in Cook County. "The fact is they had lobbyists, they had people who were working against it," Durkin said. "It took almost three years to get ...

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  18. 7 of 10 Biggest Cook Co. Residential Property Tax Bills Headed to Winnetka-GlencoeRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2014 | Patch.com

    It's not a coveted list to be on. Seven of the top 10 largest 2013 Cook County residential property tax bills are for homes in Winnetka and Glencoe , according to an article in Crain's Chicago Business.

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  19. Nuns sue strip club: Pole dancers and pious preachers? 'Holy' legal kerfuffleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... Sisters of St. Charles named Club Allure Chicago and the village of Stone Park in their lawsuit filed Friday in Cook County Circuit Court. They claim the club violates Illinois zoning laws, which require a 1,000-foot buffer between adult ...

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  20. One killed, nine injured in shootings TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... Daniel Jones was shot in the head about 4:45 p.m. in the 3900 block of West Washington Street, police and the Cook County Medical Examiner's office said. Jones, of the 4100 block of West Wilcox Street, was taken to John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of ... 1 comment