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Things I understand in my adult years...

This is some stuff I thought about today while cooking chicken for the kids. I have not organized these items in any pattern of note. They just work to reveal what’s invisible to a young mind…or what had been invisible to my young(er) mind… 263 more words

Gint Aras

Visitation at Cook County Jail

During an inmate’s time at Cook County Jail, a visit from a friend or loved one can mean a world of difference. A study conducted by the Minnesota Department of Corrections… 316 more words

Criminal Justice

Teamsters Local 700 Responds to Media Inquiry on CCDOC Sick Calls

On Friday, Feb. 5, Teamsters Local 700 welcomed NBC Channel 5 into the union office to ask us questions about the recent attention surrounding CCDOC sick calls. 95 more words


Cook County Accepting Applications For Rehabbed Public Housing Development In Ford Heights Tuesday

(CBS) — It has been seven years since Cook County opened up family housing to new applicants, so tomorrow a big line is expected at a newly rehabbed development in Ford Heights. 157 more words


Spiral Staircase by KMcLachlan

Spiral staircase in an old building in downtown Chicago

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Park Ridge Police Officer Honored for Life-Saving Efforts

Jeff Koller, a Park Ridge police officer and Teamsters Local 700 member, was honored for helping to save the life of a man who was unresponsive after an apparent drug overdose last year. 280 more words


Chicago Subway Train by KMcLachlan

A Chicago subway train passing through one of the intersections of the overhead subway system – The Loop – in downtown Chicago

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