Cook County Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. New GOP chair: Cook County key to governor's raceRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | Daily Herald

    Though he's traveling throughout the state in his new role as state GOP chairman, Cook County Commissioner Tim Schneider of Bartlett says his party's campaign to put Bruce Rauner in the governor's mansion will be "won or lost in Cook County."

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  2. 3rd body found after river collision near ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | Daily Herald

    The Cook County medical examiner's office has identified the third victim of a fatal boating accident in the Cal-Sag Channel in the South suburbs as 39-year-old Bob Bielarz of Orland Park.

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  3. Quinn says lawmakers should follow conscience on subpoena voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... which Republicans have characterized as a taxpayer-funded get-out-the-vote operation, is under investigation by Cook County and federal law enforcement agencies.

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  4. Body of third boater recovered from Cal-Sag ChannelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... Muzika, 33, and Viengsavnh Bielarz, 40, were recovered from the water Saturday afternoon, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner's office and the U.S. Coast Guard. Neither was wearing a life jacket, according to the Coast Guard. They died of ...

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  5. 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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  6. Welbic Does $49M Refi of 27 PropertiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | GlobeSt.com

    ... industrial building on 14 acres of land at 8100 S. 77th Avenue in Bridgeview, IL. According to Cook County property records, Welbic paid $2.35 million for the latter in January. Pactiv , a food service and food-packaging vendor, currently occupies ...

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  7. Perils of privatizationRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... Government Association, which also was denied Navy Pier Inc. records, filed suit against McPier and NPI in Cook County circuit court to get them. The watchdog group argues the not-for-profit agency was created to shield pier operations from public ...

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  8. Police OverkillRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | Courthouse News Service

    ... lawsuit states. "Mr. Wrana bled to death as a result of the shotgun wounds inflicted upon him by defendants. The Cook County Medical Examiner ruled that Mr. Wrana's death was a homicide caused by blunt force trauma to his abdomen as a result of ...

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  9. Rep. Robin Kelly's goal for Chicago Southland: 'Major player in global economy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... the project." Addressing the issue of pushback on the project by interests in the city of Chicago and Cook County, Kelly said, "Unfortunately, it was a decision based more on regional bias rather than sound strategic planning. As a result of CMAP's ...

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  10. 6 dead, 21 wounded in citywide shootings since Friday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2014 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... Place, police said. He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead, police said. The Cook County Medical Examiner's office could not immediately confirm the death. The men, ages 34 and 41, were in the 5600 block of South ...

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  11. Mom Says Food from Tinley Jewel-Osco Gave Son Salmonella: LawsuitRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... Media reports . The deli in the same store, 17117 Harlem Ave., was shut down briefly June 14 , after the Cook County Health Department was notified that nine people had become ill from food at the store. The deli reopened later the same day. The ...

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  12. U.S. Census reports county losing residents while other collar counties gainRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2014 | Northwest Herald

    ... growth, respectively. Lake County, meanwhile, experienced 0.3 percent growth. Illinois' most populous county, Cook County, and Will County both grew at 0.2 percent. Dating back to the 2010 Census count, McHenry County was the only county in the ...

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  13. 4 dead, 18 wounded in citywide shootings since Friday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2014 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... said. His age was not available. He had a gunshot wound in his chest and was dead on arrival, police said. The Cook County Medical Examiner's office confirmed the death but could not provide further details Sunday morning. A 23-year-old man was ...

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  14. Search continues for 3rd boater after Cal-Sag collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2014 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... Muzika, 33, and Viengsavnh Bielarz, 40, were recovered from the water Saturday afternoon, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner's office and the U.S. Coast Guard. Neither was wearing a life jacket, according to the Coast Guard. They died of ...

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  15. 15-year-old among four killed in separate shootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2014 | Chicago Tribune

    ... gunshot wound to the chest, according to Chicago Police Department News Affairs Officer Michael Sullivan. The Cook County medical examiner's office said the victim, a man in his 20s, was pronounced dead on the scene at 8:07 a.m. The man's identity ...

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  16. 2 victims of Cal-Sag Channel boating accident identifiedRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2014 | Chicago Tribune

    ... 33, of Palos Hills, both died of drowning and multiple injuries from the boat striking a barge, according to the Cook County medical examiner's office. The Coast Guard and local police agencies began searching the channel near Palos Hills late ...

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  17. Land Use Treats: Judicial Treatment of Landfills and Strip ClubsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | JD Supra

    ... ors) versus Get It Entertainment, LLC d/b/a "Club Allure" ? The lawsuit was filed last Friday, June 13, 2014, in Cook County, Illinois, seeking the court to void a

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  18. Pennsylvania Superior Court Reverses Forum Non Conveniens Dismissal...Read the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | JD Supra

    Pennsylvania Superior Court Reverses Forum Non Conveniens Dismissal of International Air Crash Case, But Don't Equate Pennsylvania with Cook County, Illinois United States courts facing forum non conveniens motions, at least with respect to lawsuits arising out of air crashes that occur outside of the United States, seem to fall into two distinct ... (more)

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  19. Search continues for third person missing after boats...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2014 | The Southtown Star

    ... Muzika, 33, and Viengsavnh Bielarz, 40, were recovered from the water about 1:15 p.m. Saturday, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner's office and the U.S. Coast Guard. Neither was wearing a life jacket, according to the Coast Guard. Both ...

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  20. Deadly Pig Virus on Hiatus But Due to Rage Again in AutumnRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2014 | Quincy Journal

    ... of Lincoln' instead of being in the top 5 corrupt states in America. I wonder where we rate without Chicago/Cook County? I also wonder which state has the most population (by race & nationality & political affiliation?) whiner- There are not ...

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