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Thousands On Delinquent Tax List Risk Losing Their Homes

CHICAGO (CBS) – Thousands of homeowners could be in jeopardy of losing their homes and they do not even know it.

Their property taxes are delinquent and in one week, they will be sold. 329 more words


Elmwood Park Rejects Cook County Sick Leave Law

Elmwood Park is the eighth municipality to opt out of the Cook County Earned Sick Leave Law. On March 20, the Village Trustees passed an… 86 more words

Paid Sick Days

Cook County Illinois Suffers Largest Population Drop In US

Illinois voters are voting with their feet. Not only are people scrambling to get out of Cook County, but the entire state is suffering.

Illinois Policy Institute writer Michael Lucci explains in this guest post on… 949 more words

Loan Fund Aims To Help Delinquent Property Owners Keep Their Homes

(CBS) — Tens of thousands of property owners in Cook County could lose what they own, in a sale of tax-delinquent property next month.

But now, a county commissioner is starting a move to help some of them keep their properties. 136 more words


Superior beauty

Tiny, itty-bitty delicate sprigs springing from the rugged rocks. Spotted these hiking outside Grand Marais one beautiful July day in 2013. 43 more words

Superior Day

Cook County Braces For Potential Financial Hit From Trump Healthcare Plan

(CBS) – More Republicans may be pulling away from supporting President Trump’s healthcare plan, including Illinois Congressman Peter Roskam.

One factor: The Congressional Budget Office’s projection that 24 million people would lose coverage. 249 more words