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Wintrust Business Lunch 2/22/17: Financials, Food Carts, & Stress

In typical Wednesday fashion, we checked in with Terry Savage to get her take on the latest market news. Steve also talked about a vote within the Chicago City Council easing licensing fees on food cart vendors with… 61 more words

Wintrust Business Lunch

Local 700 Cook County JTDC Member Running for Trustee Position

Teamsters Local 700 member John Wicks is running for the position of Trustee for the Village of Bellwood. His election will be held on Tuesday, April 4, 2017. 196 more words

Cook County

Off-Duty Cook County Correctional Officer Shot In Englewood

CHICAGO (CBS) — An off-duty Cook County correctional officer was shot Saturday night in the South Side Englewood neighborhood.

At 8:37 p.m., the 36-year-old was standing in front of a home in the 7300 block of South Aberdeen when two males emerged from a vacant lot nearby and fired shots in his direction, according to Chicago Police. 87 more words


Arrest Made In Fatal Shooting Of 11-Year-Old Chicago Girl


Arrest made in fatal shooting of 11-year-old Chicago girl

By Ray Sanchez, CNN

Updated 4:02 PM ET, Wed February 15, 2017… 597 more words


Local 700 Cook County Members Sing in Famous Chicago Gospel Choir

While Monica Robertson has worked at the Cook County Clerk’s office for the past 14 years, she has also been part of one of the nation’s top gospel choirs, The Chicago Mass Choir. 411 more words


108 arrested in Illinois in sex sting; 752 arrested across US

CHICAGO (WLS) More than 100 people were arrested in Cook County, Lake County and northwest suburban Arlington Heights in recent weeks as part of a national sex trafficking sting operation. 225 more words

Organized Crime

Should Leyden and Norwood Park Township Villages Opt Out of Cook County Minimum Wage Ordinance ?

Following the lead of the City of Chicago and other municipalities nationwide, on October 26, 2016, the Cook County Board of Commissioners voted to gradually increase the minimum wage in Cook County to $13 per hour by July of 2020. 1,060 more words