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KoenigRubloff Cares Foundation Kicks off "Building On!" With Habitat for Humanity

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices KoenigRubloff Realty Group in conjunction with the KoenigRubloff Cares Foundation, kicked off a six month long initiative with Chicagoland Habitat for Humanity called Building On! 124 more words

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County Board Prez's Proposed Sales Tax Hike Gets Pushback

Board President Toni Preckwinkle and Commissioner Richard Boykin (1st) at a town hall meeting held earlier this year in Oak Park. Chandler West/Wednesday Journal. 

Friday, June 26, 2015 || By Michael Romain  642 more words


Preckwinkle Defends Plan To Raise Cook County Sales Tax

(CBS) — Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle is defending her attempt to bring back the sales tax increase she vowed to eliminate when she first ran for the office, reports WBBM’s Craig Dellimore. 416 more words


Police In Illinois, Indiana Join Forces To Battle Illegal Sex Trade

CHICAGO (CBS) — The sheriff’s departments in Cook County, Illinois, and Lake County, Indiana, have teamed up to better deal with cross-border prostitution.

Lake County Sheriff John Buncich said there are numerous examples of young women being taken across state lines for prostitution. 153 more words


Calumet Area Water Trails


The Little Calumet River, a number of connected natural and manmade waterways, begins in Indiana and crosses the Illinois border, just south of 173rd Street, in Lansing. 2,231 more words

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