Cook County Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Barrington Hills teens pleads guilty in fatal DUI case Updated Jul 9, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | Daily Herald

    ... a 44-year-old woman last year. Karsten Eilertsen, a 2013 Barrington High School graduate, submitted his plea in Cook County court Wednesday, with his attorneys and family members. On March 3, 2013, Eilertsen was driving a Chevrolet Suburban ...

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  2. Report: Rauner firm gave contribution after dealRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | Daily Herald

    Crain's Chicago Business reports that a company once partially owned by Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner started making campaign contributions to Illinois Democrats just after it won a multimillion-dollar Cook County contract.

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  3. Man pleads guilty to aggravated DUI in crash that left 1 deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | Chicago Tribune

    A 19-year-old Barrington Hills man pleads guilty in Cook County Circuit Court on Wednesday to charges that he was under the influence of drugs when he caused a crash that killed an Elgin man and seriously injured his fianc last year.

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  4. Rauner Firm Gave Contribution After DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | NBC Chicago

    ... Bruce Rauner started making campaign contributions to Illinois Democrats just after it won a multimillion-dollar Cook County contract. In 2000 the Cook County Board approved a deal with HealthRev Inc. to collect Medicaid bills. County records show ...

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  5. Woman pleads guilty to stealing $25,000 from Toys for TotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | Des Plaines Valley News

    ... The organization sponsors the annual Motorcycle Toys for Tots parade down Western Avenue every December. Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez said in a release that Carol Lisciandrello, 55, of Chicago's Northwest Side, pleaded guilty July 3 to ...

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  6. Corboy & Demetrio Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit against Two Illinois Trucking CompaniesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | OnlinePRNews

    ... when a semi-tractor ran a red light and slammed into his car in Elwood, Illinois on May 30, 2014. On Tuesday, Cook County Circuit Court Judge John H. Ehrlich entered a protective order over the evidence, including preserving the tractor, its black ...

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  7. Tom Kacich: Rejection hints at road map to future successRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    ... suddenly pulled the plug on its yearlong campaign to get an amendment on the November ballot. That came after Cook County Judge Mary Mikva, in a neat, 11-page opinion, declared both the redistricting amendment and a term-limits proposal invalid. She ...

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  8. Bartlett weighs options on water suppliersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2014 | Daily Herald

    ... more of a player." Several of Bartlett's neighbors -- Hanover Park and Streamwood -- are part of a consortium of Cook County towns that buys Lake Michigan water from Chicago. The cost of joining the Northwest Suburban Municipal Joint Action Water ...

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  9. Quinn signs Election Day registration billRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2014 | Daily Herald

    ... Several county officials said they worried about additional costs, but they were still working out details. Cook County Clerk David Orr estimated that implementing the law would cost about $50,000 with voters being allowed to vote until the Sunday ...

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  10. Man Dies After Being Pulled From Lake MichiganRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2014 | CBS Local

    He was taken to Saint Francis Hospital in Evanston where he was pronounced dead at 3:40 p.m., according to the Cook County Medical Examiner's office.

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  11. Police: Man Electrocuted By Downed Power Lines In BurbankRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... crews were working in the area at the time to repair lines downed by Monday's storm. Neither police nor the Cook County Medical Examiner's office would release the man's identity, pending notification of other family members. ComEd released a ...

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  12. ComEd sets up mobile center in MattesonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | The Southtown Star

    ... ComEd had deployed 760 work crews and 300 assessment crews in the Chicago area, with most assigned to South Cook County, Marquez said. He said crews are operating on shifts of 16 hours with eight hours off. The mobile center assists crews pulled ...

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  13. Deadly stickup netted suspects two cellphones: prosecutorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... and his sidekick just two cellphones. William Paschal, 18, of 7200 block of South Artesian Avenue, appeared in Cook County criminal court Tuesday on first-degree murder and other charges, but authorities say he didn't fire the fatal shot that killed ... 1 comment

  14. Des Plaines plans to restructure special tax districtRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2014 | Daily Herald

    ... city-owned property near Mannheim and Higgins fell through in 2012 after the developer backed out, citing high Cook County property taxes. An earlier proposal to build two Hyatt hotels, restaurants and shops was withdrawn in 2010. The city borrowed ...

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  15. Sentencing delayed for Berwyn woman guilty of neglect, animal crueltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | Chicago Tribune

    ... Berwyn mother whose disabled son died outside a home that contained hundreds of cats, birds and other animals. A Cook County jury in May found the 52-year-old west suburban woman guilty of three counts of criminal neglect of a disabled person and ...

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  16. in Re: Angel P.Read the original story

    Jun 27, 2014 | FindLaw

    ... v. Angel P., Respondent-Appellant. A 1 The respondent, Angel P., appeals from orders of the circuit court of Cook County adjudicating him a delinquent minor and committing him to the Department of Juvenile Justice. 1 On appeal, the respondent ...

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  17. Channel 5's Rob Stafford lists Hinsdale house for $1.7 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | Chicago Tribune

    ... sold his longtime six-bedroom house in Lakeview for $1.26 million as part of a decision to downsize. A former Cook County commissioner, Quigley, 55, has represented much of the North Side in the U.S. House since winning a special election to succeed ...

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  18. Lake sheriff's department has most DUI arrests in stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | Daily Herald

    ... County, with 348, the Alliance Against Intoxicated Motorists reported Tuesday in its 24th annual survey. The Cook County Sheriff's Department came in second in the state with 306; Winnebago County had 295; Will County had 262 and DuPage County ...

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  19. Bolingbrook Among Cheapest Towns to Get a Speeding Ticket: StudyRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... Hills pay the least at $577.40 and $588.75, respectively. Nine out of the top 10 most expensive cities are in Cook County. The average car insurance increase for Illinois drivers after a 15 miles per hour over the limit speeding ticket is $124.80 ...

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  20. 6-year sentence for attack that left firefighter criticalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | My FOX Chicago

    ... prison. The judge also set a hearing for Wednesday to hear a motion to reconsider the sentence, according to the Cook County State's Attorney's office. About 4 a.m. on Aug. 19, 2009, Ruiz had been drinking illegally at a Lincoln Park bar when he got ...

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