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Northwest Herald
Algonquin approves 5-year public works contract with Local 150 unionSarah Nader file photo - snader@shawmedia.com Algonquin Public Works Department
Northwest Herald / Posted 4 hours ago
Sarah Nader file photo - snader@shawmedia.com Algonquin Public Works Department employees Matt Mozola (left) and Cameron Carlson work to fill and distribute sandbags to help with the Fox River overflow July 13 in Algonquin. ALGONQUIN – The village... Read more
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Northwest Herald
2017 team previewsJulian Ajroja goes up for a header against Elgin during a boys regional soccer
Northwest Herald / Posted 9 hours ago
Julian Ajroja goes up for a header against Elgin during a boys regional soccer game Oct. 21, 2015, at Jacobs in Algonquin. Ajroja, a senior, recently committed to play soccer at Michigan State. Cary-Grove Coach: Mark Olson (12th... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
Pikwakanagan host 30th Pow WowGOLDEN LAKE - The Algonquins of Pikwakanagan hosted their 30th annual Pow Wow,
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 11 hours ago
GOLDEN LAKE - The Algonquins of Pikwakanagan hosted their 30th annual Pow Wow, a late summer gathering that has united people and tribes but strengthened their culture and language. Over the weekend, Algonquins from across the region, Quebec and the... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
Art in the Park at Champlain Trailseason beginning with former prime minister Paul Martin's historic visit in Jun
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 11 hours ago
season beginning with former prime minister Paul Martin's historic visit in June coinciding with his appearance at the Algonquin College commencement. They have received positive feedback for the Sir Arthur Currie exhibition which highlighted... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Responders fight overnight fire in abandoned Woodstock homeMcHenry Township, Marengo, Hebron-Alden-Greenwood, Fox River Grove, Cary, Harva
Northwest Herald / Posted 11 hours ago
McHenry Township, Marengo, Hebron-Alden-Greenwood, Fox River Grove, Cary, Harvard, Crystal Lake, Richmond, MESS Canteen, Algonquin-Lake in the Hills, Barrington-Countryside, Spring Grove, Pingree Grove and Bloomfield, Wisconsin. Emergency... Read more
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Northwest Herald
McHenry County adoption center helps pets find homes during Clear the Shelters dayNichols, 2, hurried out of one of the animal visiting room with smiles on their
Northwest Herald / Posted 11 hours ago
Nichols, 2, hurried out of one of the animal visiting room with smiles on their faces. Jody Nichols, the mother of the two Algonquin girls, said the family has a golden retriever and a black cat at home, but they had been looking for some time to... Read more
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Northwest Herald
High school girls tennis: Jacobs finishes 4th after 9-hour day of tennis at Jacobs InvitationalALGONQUIN – Lindsay Cunningham twice avoided defeat against York’s Aleksina Jov
Northwest Herald / Posted yesterday
ALGONQUIN – Lindsay Cunningham twice avoided defeat against York’s Aleksina Jovic in her sixth and final match at the Jacobs Invitational on Saturday, staving off a pair of match points and winning a seven-point tiebreaker, 12-10, to force a decisive... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Responders fight overnight fire in abandoned Woodstock home for hoursWoodstock firefighters called for assistance from units in Union, McHenry, Mare
Northwest Herald / Posted yesterday
Woodstock firefighters called for assistance from units in Union, McHenry, Marengo, Hebron, Fox River Grove, Cary, Harvard, Crystal Lake, Richmond, MESS Canteen, Algonquin, Barrington-Countryside, Spring Grove, Pingree Grove and Bloomfield, Wiscons... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Responders fight overnight fire in Woodstock abandoned home for hoursfirefighters called in assistance from Union, McHenry, Marengo, Hebron, Fox Riv
Northwest Herald / Posted yesterday
firefighters called in assistance from Union, McHenry, Marengo, Hebron, Fox River Grove, Cary, Harvard, Crystal Lake, Richmond, MESS Canteen, Algonquin, Barrington-Countryside, Spring Grove, Pingree Grove and Bloomfield, Wisconsin fir... Read more
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New York Post
6-foot-6 crooner Tommy Tune paints, too — but only tall things10-time Tony winner. Texas born and bred, his high-school graduation gift was a
New York Post / Posted 2 days ago
10-time Tony winner. Texas born and bred, his high-school graduation gift was a trip to New York: “I stayed at the Algonquin Hotel and got into the elevator, and there was Anna May Wong and Milton Berle! Then I went to my tiny room and... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Youth football: Some 5- and 6-olds across Illinois suit up for tackle football, but is it safe?Crystal Lake Raiders, the Crystal Lake Jr. Wolves, the Huntley Mustangs, the Jo
Northwest Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Crystal Lake Raiders, the Crystal Lake Jr. Wolves, the Huntley Mustangs, the Johnsburg Jr. Skyhawks, the Lake in the Hills-Algonquin Jr. Eagles, the McHenry Jr. Warriors and the Woodstock Thunder, among others. There are more than 8,000 youth... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Thank you for saving our Cary homeFire Department, as well as the fire departments from East Dundee, McHenry Town
Northwest Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Fire Department, as well as the fire departments from East Dundee, McHenry Township and Wonder Lake responded. Barrington, Algonquin-Lake in the Hills, Barrington Countryside and Fox River Grove were already at the scene. Also, I contacted the... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Fairs and Festivals in eastern Mass.festivals in New England. Information: http://cambridgecarnival.org/ Weekend o
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 3 days ago
festivals in New England. Information: http://cambridgecarnival.org/ Weekend of Sept. 15-17 APPLEFEST — Sept. 14-17, Algonquin Regional High School athletic fields. Fireworks on Sept. 16 from 8-9 p.m. Information:... Read more
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Daily Press
Sen. Warner says localities should decide about Confederate statues, but state law might not let themmight not be so easy. State lawmakers gave localities a free hand to erect mon
Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
might not be so easy. State lawmakers gave localities a free hand to erect monuments for any war or conflict, from the Algonquin War of 1622 to the Iraq War. But it appears lawmakers specifically tied the hands of those localities when it... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
What Virginia law says about removing Richmond’s Confederate statuesof any war or conflict one they have been erected. That includes the Civil War,
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 3 days ago
of any war or conflict one they have been erected. That includes the Civil War, within a range of wars stretching from the Algonquin (1622) to Operation Iraqi Freedom. However, there have been rulings that changed the interpretation of that law,... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
New Sonic location ready to open in DeKalbthe DeKalb County Health Department, and it had another inspection Thursday. T
Daily Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
the DeKalb County Health Department, and it had another inspection Thursday. The closest Sonic locations to DeKalb are in Algonquin, Aurora and Rockford, which all are about 25 miles away. The DeKalb location will offer the same special... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
New Sonic location ready to openHealth Department earlier this week and had another inspection Thursday. The c
Daily Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
Health Department earlier this week and had another inspection Thursday. The closest Sonic locations to DeKalb are in Algonquin, Aurora and Rockford, all roughly 25 miles away. The DeKalb location will offer the same special promotions as... Read more
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Northwest Herald
FEMA to begin flood damage estimates in McHenry, Lake countiesKayla Wolf - for Shaw Media Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner addresses the media
Northwest Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Kayla Wolf - for Shaw Media Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner addresses the media Sunday, July 16, 2017 at Algonquin Public Works. Rauner spoke about the rising water level and then toured parts of Algonquin along the Fox River. SPRINGFIELD — Gov.... Read more
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BC Local News
Boy who drowned on school trip failed swim testboard's director of education, John Malloy, said that of the 32 students who we
BC Local News / Posted 4 days ago
board's director of education, John Malloy, said that of the 32 students who went on the multi-day canoe trip to Algonquin Park in July, 15 had failed the swim test. There was no documentation for two of the students, he said. Jeremiah... Read more
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CTV News
Boy who drowned on school canoe trip did not pass swim test: boardboard's director of education, John Malloy, said that of the 32 students who we
CTV News / Posted 4 days ago
board's director of education, John Malloy, said that of the 32 students who went on the multi-day canoe trip to Algonquin Park in July, 15 had failed the swim test. There was no documentation for two of the students, he said. Jeremiah... Read more
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Northumberland Today
The best laid planswas of a time when Carolyn and I trekked the Highland Backpacking Trail that ci
Northumberland Today / Posted 4 days ago
was of a time when Carolyn and I trekked the Highland Backpacking Trail that circumnavigates Provoking Lake in western Algonquin Park. This was pre-little ones and back when we had a little more energy. Anyway, the tale goes something like... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
Sexual Assault: The Roadshow traveling to Pembrokein September. “We’d like to have it stationed down by the Pembroke Marina. The
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 4 days ago
in September. “We’d like to have it stationed down by the Pembroke Marina. There is a parking lot that is right next to Algonquin College, just off of the amphitheatre with a nice path, accessible parking and washrooms nearby. We’d like to have... Read more
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CTV News
Boy who drowned on school canoe trip did not pass swim test: boardMalloy, the board's director of education, says Jeremiah Perry and 14 other stu
CTV News / Posted 4 days ago
Malloy, the board's director of education, says Jeremiah Perry and 14 other students on the multi-day July canoe trip to Algonquin Park did not pass the test. Malloy says 15 other students on the trip passed the test and there was no... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Longmeadow Parkway construction to close part of White Chapel Road intersectionALGONQUIN – The north part of White Chapel Road at Longmeadow Parkway will be c
Northwest Herald / Posted 5 days ago
ALGONQUIN – The north part of White Chapel Road at Longmeadow Parkway will be closed for two to three weeks starting Friday to allow for construction crews to place new pavement. Drivers should find alternative routes during the construction and... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Heartfelt 'Gino Odjick' song pays tribute to a Canucks herofires a shot at Mike Keenan, the Mark Messier captaincy, and wonders if Odjick
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 5 days ago
fires a shot at Mike Keenan, the Mark Messier captaincy, and wonders if Odjick was tempted to jersey the Pope. “Odjick, an Algonquin, was a fan favourite because he played with such passion and determination,” says Berner, an accomplished accordion... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Former Algonquin-based School District 300 substitute teacher faces more child sex chargesCARPENTERSVILLE – A substitute teacher at an elementary school in Algonquin-bas
Northwest Herald / Posted 6 days ago
CARPENTERSVILLE – A substitute teacher at an elementary school in Algonquin-based School District 300 accused of sexually abusing a child has been charged with additional sex crimes involving three more victims. Carlos A. Bedoya, 62, of Lake in the... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Coroner IDs Algonquin women killed in crash SundayElizabeth A. Jay, 58, and Louise J. Schreiner, 78, both of Algonquin died after
Northwest Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Elizabeth A. Jay, 58, and Louise J. Schreiner, 78, both of Algonquin died after the collision that occurred about 3:12 p.m. Sunday at 902 E. Algonquin Road. Jay died of blunt trauma to the chest, and Schreiner died of blunt trauma to the head, neck... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Coroner IDs Algonquin women killed in Sunday crashElizabeth A. Jay, 58, and Louise J. Schreiner, 78, both of Algonquin died follo
Northwest Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Elizabeth A. Jay, 58, and Louise J. Schreiner, 78, both of Algonquin died following the incident that occurred about 3:12 p.m. Sunday at 902 E. Algonquin Road. Jay died of blunt trauma to the chest and Schreiner died of blunt trauma to the head, neck... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Officials uproot poisonous weed from new river trailtheir religion, the ancient inhabitants of what is today central and southern C
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 6 days ago
their religion, the ancient inhabitants of what is today central and southern California ingested the plant’s seeds to communicate with their deities. Other indigenous groups, such as the Algonquin, Cherokee and Navajo, used the plant in ceremo... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Final days of Milwaukee County’s outdoor pool season quickly approachingwhich opened on a staggered schedule, close on a staggered schedule. Pools ope
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 6 days ago
which opened on a staggered schedule, close on a staggered schedule. Pools open through August 20th are located at Alcott, Algonquin, Greene, Holler, Humboldt, Kops, LaFollette, Lindsay, Lyons, McCarty, Mitchell, Pulaski-Cudahy, Saveland, Sheridan,... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Begalka: Past offers clues to Fox River flooding, our futureA. Bolger Lock and Dam in McHenry, the crest surpassed the record 7.62 feet, re
Northwest Herald / Posted 7 days ago
A. Bolger Lock and Dam in McHenry, the crest surpassed the record 7.62 feet, recorded during the 2013 flood. And the Algonquin dam crested at 13 feet, breaking the 2013 record of 12.7 feet, before subsiding to 8.3 feet by Aug. 4. The Fox... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Two Algonquin women killed in three-vehicle crashTwo Algonquin women were killed in a multivehicle crash Sunday afternoon at 902
Northwest Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Two Algonquin women were killed in a multivehicle crash Sunday afternoon at 902 E. Algonquin Road, according to a news release from McHenry County Coroner Anne Majewski. The incident happened about 3:12 p.m. when the driver of a car heading... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Two Algonquin women killed in multivehicle crashTwo Algonquin women were killed in a multivehicle crash Sunday afternoon at 902
Northwest Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Two Algonquin women were killed in a multivehicle crash Sunday afternoon at 902 E. Algonquin Road, according to a news release from McHenry County Coroner Anne Majewski. The incident happened about 3:12 p.m. when the driver of a car heading... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Part of Route 62 in Algonquin closed due to crashRoute 62 between Longwood Drive and Sandbloom Road in Algonquin has been shut d
Northwest Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Route 62 between Longwood Drive and Sandbloom Road in Algonquin has been shut down because of a crash, according to a Facebook post by the Algonquin Police Department. Drivers who plan on using Route 62 are advised that they will need to find an... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Community Helps Students Prepare for School with Backpacks, Encouragementthat others are not just offering advice. This Saturday at the annual community
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 8 days ago
that others are not just offering advice. This Saturday at the annual community Unity and Back to School Festival in Algonquin Park, Woolridge and other volunteers gave out 500 backpacks filled with school supplies to students, just one of... Read more
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Northwest Herald
McHenry County takes on 'Great American Eclipse'can look at the eclipse, and it concerned me,” said doctor of optometry Elizabe
Northwest Herald / Posted 9 days ago
can look at the eclipse, and it concerned me,” said doctor of optometry Elizabeth M. Atkinson from Atkinson Eye Care in Algonquin. “In our area, it is not going to be completely covered; a sliver of the sun will still be showing; normal... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Lake in the Hills police reportsin the Hills, was charged Monday, July 31, with two counts of domestic battery.
Northwest Herald / Posted 9 days ago
in the Hills, was charged Monday, July 31, with two counts of domestic battery. • Noah T. Gertz, 21, 221 Summerdale Lane, Algonquin, was charged Saturday, Aug. 5, with battery, disorderly conduct and criminal damage to property. • Michael... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
Island man says steps to prevent Asian carp from the Great Lakes may be too lateUNITED STATES—A local resident who is a member of Algonquin Eco-Watch feels tha
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 10 days ago
UNITED STATES—A local resident who is a member of Algonquin Eco-Watch feels that regardless of what the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) is recommending in terms of measures to prevent Asian carp from reaching the Great Lakes, that it is probably... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Fairs and Festivals in eastern Mass.festivals in New England. Information: http://cambridgecarnival.org/ Weekend o
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 10 days ago
festivals in New England. Information: http://cambridgecarnival.org/ Weekend of Sept. 15-17 APPLEFEST — Sept. 14-17, Algonquin Regional High School athletic fields. Fireworks on Sept. 16 from 8-9 p.m. Information:... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
NIAGARA CLOSEUP: When a forest healsto Bear Mountain State Park and other spaces with open sky and trees. She has
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 10 days ago
to Bear Mountain State Park and other spaces with open sky and trees. She has hiked and canoed backcountry, in places like Algonquin, Killarney and Boundary Waters in northern Minnesota. It was after a stay in Germany, returning to Canada, that... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
NIAGARA CLOSEUP: When a forest healsto Bear Mountain State Park and other spaces with open sky and trees. She has
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 10 days ago
to Bear Mountain State Park and other spaces with open sky and trees. She has hiked and canoed backcountry, in places like Algonquin, Killarney and Boundary Waters in northern Minnesota. It was after a stay in Germany, returning to Canada, that... Read more
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Welland Tribune
NIAGARA CLOSEUP: When a forest healsto Bear Mountain State Park and other spaces with open sky and trees. She has
Welland Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
to Bear Mountain State Park and other spaces with open sky and trees. She has hiked and canoed backcountry, in places like Algonquin, Killarney and Boundary Waters in northern Minnesota. It was after a stay in Germany, returning to Canada, that... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
Forestry remains a growing concernvery serious issue are those who are lobbying to put restrictions on forestry a
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 10 days ago
very serious issue are those who are lobbying to put restrictions on forestry activities like banning all logging in Algonquin Park or attempts to preserve wildlife and the wilderness through species-at-risk legislation. Nighbor said those in... Read more
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The News-Herald
Fall colors in Canada: Head north by train to witness spectacular landscapesto reach waterfalls and other Algoma vistas they captured on 8-by-11½-foot canv
The News-Herald / Posted 10 days ago
to reach waterfalls and other Algoma vistas they captured on 8-by-11½-foot canvases. The artists also ventured into the Algonquin wilderness, north of their Toronto base. All seven of the artists didn’t go north at the same time, but groups of... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Algonquin native found in Lake in the Hills pond had passion for fishing, music41 years, said he had a passion for fishing. Both Carol and Bob, 63, were nativ
Northwest Herald / Posted 10 days ago
41 years, said he had a passion for fishing. Both Carol and Bob, 63, were native to the northwest suburbs and lived in Algonquin. The two were childhood sweethearts. "We got together at 16," Carol said. She said Bob was a musician, playing in... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Jacobs junior Anthony Wilson ready to take over as quarterbackALGONQUIN – On a team that graduated only 10 seniors from a year ago, there are
Northwest Herald / Posted 11 days ago
ALGONQUIN – On a team that graduated only 10 seniors from a year ago, there aren’t many unfamiliar faces. Jacobs football returns much of the same roster that led it to an IHSA Class 7A state quarterfinal appearance last season. But one new kid on... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Tennis tournament to benefit breast centerFAIRFIELD — The Beth Davis Rose of Hope Tennis Tournament takes place at Brookl
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 11 days ago
FAIRFIELD — The Beth Davis Rose of Hope Tennis Tournament takes place at Brooklawn Country Club at 500 Algonquin Road in Fairfield on Sept. 12, beginning at 8:30 am. The event, a fundraiser for the Norma Pfriem Breast Center’s community outreach... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Tennis tournament to benefit breast centerFAIRFIELD — The Beth Davis Rose of Hope Tennis Tournament takes place at Brookl
Darien News-Review / Posted 11 days ago
FAIRFIELD — The Beth Davis Rose of Hope Tennis Tournament takes place at Brooklawn Country Club at 500 Algonquin Road in Fairfield on Sept. 12, beginning at 8:30 am. The event, a fundraiser for the Norma Pfriem Breast Center’s community outreach... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Tennis tournament to benefit breast centerFAIRFIELD — The Beth Davis Rose of Hope Tennis Tournament takes place at Brookl
Connecticut Post / Posted 11 days ago
FAIRFIELD — The Beth Davis Rose of Hope Tennis Tournament takes place at Brooklawn Country Club at 500 Algonquin Road in Fairfield on Sept. 12, beginning at 8:30 am. The event, a fundraiser for the Norma Pfriem Breast Center’s community outreach... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Coroner: Algonquin man found in Lake in the Hills pondfrom the McHenry County Coroner's Office. It does not appear Van Ness drowned.
Northwest Herald / Posted 11 days ago
from the McHenry County Coroner's Office. It does not appear Van Ness drowned. According to a news release from the Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Fire Protection District, a passerby noticed a person floating face down in the pond, 1111 Pyott... Read more
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