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What constitutes fine art?

Nerds on Tour‘s Abraham Levitan is back for his monthly visit to chat about what is making news in the music industry. Tonight, Abraham and Justin talk about Cook County wanting to collect back taxes from Chicago music venues because they are not considered “fine art” and are not exempt from the amusement tax. 29 more words

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Cook County Reports Year's 1st Human Case of West Nile virus

CHICAGO (AP) – Health officials have confirmed the season’s first human case of the mosquito-borne West Nile virus in Cook County.

Cook County Department of Public Health officials said Thursday that a woman in her 50s from the northwest suburbs got sick in late July. 127 more words


Don't just throw it out!

Ever notice as you’re driving, the items people leave at the end of their driveway? If you are one of them, shame on you. Just kidding. 367 more words

First Human Cases of West Nile Confirmed In Illinois In 2016

CHICAGO (CBS) – Two human cases of West Nile virus have been confirmed in suburban Cook County and Chicago, by the Cook County Department of Public Health. 264 more words


Cook County Judge Reprimanded After Allowing Clerk To Hear Cases

CHICAGO (CBS) — A Cook County judge has been reprimanded for allowing a law clerk to sit on the bench in a judicial robe and adjudicate at least two cases. 168 more words


Two Detainees Charged With Taking Over Part Of Cook County Jail

CHICAGO (CBS) — Two detainees charged with taking over a division of the Cook County Jail for about three hours last month have been ordered held on a $1 million bond each. 261 more words