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Daily Herald
First Midwest Bancorp acquires Standard Bancsharesthey are an accelerator of our strategy," said First Midwest President and CEO
First Midwest Bancorp acquires Standard Bancshares
Daily Herald / Posted 20 hours ago
they are an accelerator of our strategy," said First Midwest President and CEO Michael L. Scudder during an interview with the Daily Herald. On Tuesday, First Midwest announced that it would acquire the parent of Standard Bank and Trust, which has... Read more
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Daily Herald
Ditka's adds to lineup with casual but impressive Grill 89 in Westmontteam, Ditka's newest venture into the restaurant game could be a sellout. Than
Ditka's adds to lineup with casual but impressive Grill 89 in Westmont
Daily Herald / Posted 21 hours ago
team, Ditka's newest venture into the restaurant game could be a sellout. Thankfully, Grill 89 takes reservations. • Restaurant reviews are based on one anonymous visit. The Daily Herald does not publish reviews of restaurants it cannot recom... Read more
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Daily Herald
Editorial tells lawmakers enough is enoughEditorial: Enough! Time for leaders, lawmakers to produce a budget Today the D
Editorial tells lawmakers enough is enough
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
Editorial: Enough! Time for leaders, lawmakers to produce a budget Today the Daily Herald joins with newspapers around the state that are entreating the lawmakers and leaders of Illinois with a simple demand: Enough. In this editorial, the Daily... Read more
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Daily Herald
How Edward Hospital plans to increase tech use, patient convenienceto help the hospital increase preventive health care, expand technology use and
How Edward Hospital plans to increase tech use, patient convenience
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
to help the hospital increase preventive health care, expand technology use and improve options for patient convenience. The Daily Herald sat down with Kottmann to talk about his goals. Here is an edited version of the conversation. Q. What... Read more
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Daily Herald
Enough! Time for leaders, lawmakers to quit the politics and produce a budgetToday the Daily Herald joins with newspapers around the state that are entreati
Enough! Time for leaders, lawmakers to quit the politics and produce a budget
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
Today the Daily Herald joins with newspapers around the state that are entreating the lawmakers and leaders of Illinois with a simple demand: Enough of the silly political games intended to provide quote fragments on campaign fliers rather than... Read more
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Daily Herald
Elgin bartender gets $1,500 tipheck just happened?'" Nicole is "a great, well-deserving person," said restaur
Elgin bartender gets $1,500 tip
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
heck just happened?'" Nicole is "a great, well-deserving person," said restaurant owner Nick Sarillo said, who provided the Daily Herald with copies of the receipts showing her total $1,500 tip. This is the fifth time in 14 years Nick's... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Kirk Pushes for Gun Control in New Op-Edand terrorists do not have access to firearms,” Kirk spokesman Kevin Artl said
Kirk Pushes for Gun Control in New Op-Ed
NBC Chicago / Posted 2 days ago
and terrorists do not have access to firearms,” Kirk spokesman Kevin Artl said in a statement last week. In his piece for the Daily Herald, Kirk also addressed the toll that gun violence takes on the city of Chicago. “The horror of gun violence... Read more
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Daily Herald
Elgin private school owner plans to appeal $252K award in harassment caseMonday was not returned; she was not charged with any criminal wrong doing in t
Elgin private school owner plans to appeal $252K award in harassment case
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Monday was not returned; she was not charged with any criminal wrong doing in the case. The Sleepy Hollow man, whom the Daily Herald is not identifying because he was a minor when the harassment began, filed the lawsuit in 2010. During the... Read more
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Daily Herald
Fan Favorite voting begins for Suburban Chicago's Got Talentand still photo shoots of a live performance and production. For 2016, Suburba
Fan Favorite voting begins for Suburban Chicago's Got Talent
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
and still photo shoots of a live performance and production. For 2016, Suburban Chicago's Got Talent is co-sponsored by the Daily Herald, Onesti Entertainment, the Prairie Center for the Arts in Schaumburg, the Arlington Heights Chamber of... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Man accused of 2002 killing claims rights were violated18-year-old woman are seeking a mistrial in the new trial proceedings, claiming
Man accused of 2002 killing claims rights were violated
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 2 days ago
18-year-old woman are seeking a mistrial in the new trial proceedings, claiming their client's rights have been violated. The Daily Herald of Everett reports (http://bit.ly/29gIBgU ) that John Alan Whitaker's lawyers argued that their client's... Read more
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Daily Herald
Top 20 take the stage for Suburban Chicago's Got Talentthe dean of students at Prospect High School, was joined by returning Suburban
Top 20 take the stage for Suburban Chicago's Got Talent
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
the dean of students at Prospect High School, was joined by returning Suburban Chicago's Got Talent judges Barbara Vitello, the Daily Herald's theater critic and legal affairs reporter, and Ron Onesti, the CEO and president of St. Charles-based... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
No update as the search for the missing boater heads into Mondaylawmakers want the state police to notify the FBI if someone on a terror watch
No update as the search for the missing boater heads into Monday
WGEM Quincy / Posted 3 days ago
lawmakers want the state police to notify the FBI if someone on a terror watch list applies for a FOID card. According to the Daily Herald, the proposed measure would also add people involved in terrorist threats to the list of those who can have... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Farmers desperately need rain to save cropslawmakers want the state police to notify the FBI if someone on a terror watch
Farmers desperately need rain to save crops
WGEM Quincy / Posted 3 days ago
lawmakers want the state police to notify the FBI if someone on a terror watch list applies for a FOID card. According to the Daily Herald, the proposed measure would also add people involved in terrorist threats to the list of those who can have... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Family dedicates memorial stone to veteranslawmakers want the state police to notify the FBI if someone on a terror watch
Family dedicates memorial stone to veterans
WGEM Quincy / Posted 3 days ago
lawmakers want the state police to notify the FBI if someone on a terror watch list applies for a FOID card. According to the Daily Herald, the proposed measure would also add people involved in terrorist threats to the list of those who can have... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Monday on WGEM News Today: Keeping your child safe around fireworkslawmakers want the state police to notify the FBI if someone on a terror watch
Monday on WGEM News Today: Keeping your child safe around fireworks
WGEM Quincy / Posted 3 days ago
lawmakers want the state police to notify the FBI if someone on a terror watch list applies for a FOID card. According to the Daily Herald, the proposed measure would also add people involved in terrorist threats to the list of those who can have... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Early summer drought causing farmers problemslawmakers want the state police to notify the FBI if someone on a terror watch
Early summer drought causing farmers problems
WGEM Quincy / Posted 3 days ago
lawmakers want the state police to notify the FBI if someone on a terror watch list applies for a FOID card. According to the Daily Herald, the proposed measure would also add people involved in terrorist threats to the list of those who can have... Read more
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Daily Herald
Grammar Moses: You only say you enjoy my column. What am I to think of that?you refer to something as pedestrian as a pair of shoelaces as iconic. • Jim B
Grammar Moses: You only say you enjoy my column. What am I to think of that?
Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
you refer to something as pedestrian as a pair of shoelaces as iconic. • Jim Baumann is vice president/managing editor of the Daily Herald. Write him at jbaumann@dailyherald.com. Put Grammar Moses in the subject line. You also can friend or follow... Read more
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Everett Herald
Ice Caves draw thousands, so county prepares for a mass-casualty disasterafter a partial collapse killed two people. Snohomish County Sheriff�s Office
Ice Caves draw thousands, so county prepares for a mass-casualty disaster
Everett Herald / Posted 4 days ago
after a partial collapse killed two people. Snohomish County Sheriff�s Office This sheriff�s office photo, obtained by The Daily Herald through a public records request, shows whiteboard brainstorming plans from an ice caves rescue drill in... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Weather conditions halt the search for a missing boaterlawmakers want the state police to notify the FBI if someone on a terror watch
Weather conditions halt the search for a missing boater
WGEM Quincy / Posted 4 days ago
lawmakers want the state police to notify the FBI if someone on a terror watch list applies for a FOID card. According to the Daily Herald, the proposed measure would also add people involved in terrorist threats to the list of those who can have... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Veterans improve their smile with free dental carelawmakers want the state police to notify the FBI if someone on a terror watch
Veterans improve their smile with free dental care
WGEM Quincy / Posted 4 days ago
lawmakers want the state police to notify the FBI if someone on a terror watch list applies for a FOID card. According to the Daily Herald, the proposed measure would also add people involved in terrorist threats to the list of those who can have... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Snohomish County exec's aide fined for campaign violationsCounty Executive Aaron Reardon has been fined for violating state laws during R
Snohomish County exec's aide fined for campaign violations
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 4 days ago
County Executive Aaron Reardon has been fined for violating state laws during Reardon's 2011 re-election campaign. The Daily Herald reports (http://bit.ly/28V5zIO ) that the state Public Disclosure Commission on Thursday fined Kevin Hulten... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
The slowest invasion: Non-native snails take over Northwestwarfare agent against gastropods: salt. "It's a really painful death for them,
The slowest invasion: Non-native snails take over Northwest
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 5 days ago
warfare agent against gastropods: salt. "It's a really painful death for them," Collman said. "I tend to favor a quick jab with the edge of a trowel, or the edge of my boot," she said. Information from: The Daily Herald, http://www.heraldn... Read more
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Daily Herald
Gunnar gives The SpongeBob Musical 100 points!with an intermission. The show is light and wacky and makes a fun family outing
Gunnar gives The SpongeBob Musical 100 points!
Daily Herald / Posted 5 days ago
with an intermission. The show is light and wacky and makes a fun family outing and is appropriate for ages 5 and up. On behalf of Gunnar, The Daily Herald and Broadway in Chicago, I'm Diana Martinez and I look forward to seeing you at the the... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Quinn Urges Emanuel to Sign Term-Limit Petitionstopgap measures to fund education and other essential state services. Additio
Quinn Urges Emanuel to Sign Term-Limit Petition
NBC Chicago / Posted 6 days ago
stopgap measures to fund education and other essential state services. Additionally, the governor wrote an op-ed for the Daily Herald Wednesday claiming suburban and downstate taxpayers “shouldn’t pay for Chicago’s mess.” “Democrats want to... Read more
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Island Packet
Illinois measure proposed on gun ownership, terrorist listallow Illinois State Police to notify the FBI if someone on a terrorist watch l
Illinois measure proposed on gun ownership, terrorist list
Island Packet / Posted 6 days ago
allow Illinois State Police to notify the FBI if someone on a terrorist watch list applies for a firearm ownership card. The Daily Herald (http://bit.ly/28RbXmq) reports that the proposed measure would also add people involved in terrorist... Read more
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Daily Herald
Which suburban candidates have more campaign money than Trump?going ... Republican members of the Illinois Senate, led by state Sen. Jason B
Which suburban candidates have more campaign money than Trump?
Daily Herald / Posted 6 days ago
going ... Republican members of the Illinois Senate, led by state Sen. Jason Barickman of Bloomington, visited the Daily Herald editorial board this week to promote their ongoing effort to change the way the state pays for... Read more
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Daily Herald
Elk Grove mayor says Islamic prayer center comments are 'inappropriate'Higgins Road, on the northern end of Elk Grove's business park. Robert Naumann
Elk Grove mayor says Islamic prayer center comments are 'inappropriate'
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Higgins Road, on the northern end of Elk Grove's business park. Robert Naumann, an attorney for the organization, told the Daily Herald last month that the group plans to hold prayer services once a week in the evenings. The services would be... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Organic, healthy baby foodrequire a revision in the city's liquor laws to allow a cider-making facility,
Organic, healthy baby food
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 7 days ago
require a revision in the city's liquor laws to allow a cider-making facility, which is legally classified as a winery, the Daily Herald reports. New in Chicago spotlights new local ventures. Send your startup announcements to... Read more
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Daily Herald
Are your town's liquor license fees costing you more at the tap?their in-demand location. Palatine, with its 92 liquor licenses, has the ninth-
Are your town's liquor license fees costing you more at the tap?
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
their in-demand location. Palatine, with its 92 liquor licenses, has the ninth-most licenses among 86 suburbs analyzed by the Daily Herald. Naperville is at the top with 242 licenses, followed by Schaumburg with 190, Aurora with 180, Arlington... Read more
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Daily Herald
Presidential impersonator from Arlington Hts. will appear on Fallon showKaye said the laughter in the room was overwhelming. "You could actually feel
Presidential impersonator from Arlington Hts. will appear on Fallon show
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Kaye said the laughter in the room was overwhelming. "You could actually feel the excitement as he was moving from one candidate to the next," Kaye told the Daily Herald last week. "His timing was perfect. He got a standing ovation. It was so... Read more
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Daily Herald
Top 20 named for Suburban Chicago's Got Talentand production. The STARter Kit is valued at about $5,000. For 2016, Suburban
Top 20 named for Suburban Chicago's Got Talent
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
and production. The STARter Kit is valued at about $5,000. For 2016, Suburban Chicago's Got Talent is co-sponsored by the Daily Herald, Onesti Entertainment, Schaumburg's Prairie Center for the Arts, the Arlington Heights Chamber of Commerce... Read more
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Daily Herald
Des Plaines aldermen reject additions to mayor's ethics ordinancethe city. The document was prepared by the city's attorneys, provided to the c
Des Plaines aldermen reject additions to mayor's ethics ordinance
Daily Herald / Posted 9 days ago
the city. The document was prepared by the city's attorneys, provided to the city council in March, and obtained by the Daily Herald earlier this month. The documents state that Brookman at one time had asked for a "last-and-final" lump sum... Read more
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The Columbian
Tribe pledges $400K to sales tax campaignhas pledged $400,000 toward a political campaign to raise the sales tax in Snoh
Tribe pledges $400K to sales tax campaign
The Columbian / Posted 9 days ago
has pledged $400,000 toward a political campaign to raise the sales tax in Snohomish County for public-safety needs. The Daily Herald reported that in all, the campaign received a half-million dollars in pledged donations last month, with the... Read more
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The Columbian
Tribe pledges $400,000 to Snohomish County safety campaignhas pledged $400,000 toward a political campaign to raise the sales tax in Snoh
Tribe pledges $400,000 to Snohomish County safety campaign
The Columbian / Posted 9 days ago
has pledged $400,000 toward a political campaign to raise the sales tax in Snohomish County for public-safety needs. The Daily Herald reports that in all, the campaign received a half-million dollars in pledged donations last month, with the... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Tribe pledges $400,000 to Snohomish County safety campaignhas pledged $400,000 toward a political campaign to raise the sales tax in Snoh
Tribe pledges $400,000 to Snohomish County safety campaign
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 9 days ago
has pledged $400,000 toward a political campaign to raise the sales tax in Snohomish County for public-safety needs. The Daily Herald reports that in all, the campaign received a half-million dollars in pledged donations last month, with the... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Tribe pledges $400,000 to Snohomish County safety campaignhas pledged $400,000 toward a political campaign to raise the sales tax in Snoh
Tribe pledges $400,000 to Snohomish County safety campaign
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 9 days ago
has pledged $400,000 toward a political campaign to raise the sales tax in Snohomish County for public-safety needs. The Daily Herald reports (http://bit.ly/28IHO7j ) that in all, the campaign received a half-million dollars in pledged... Read more
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Daily Herald
Hastert's prison term will make historybehind bars. Hastert was once two heartbeats away from the presidency during h
Hastert's prison term will make history
Daily Herald / Posted 10 days ago
behind bars. Hastert was once two heartbeats away from the presidency during his term as speaker, and experts asked by the Daily Herald agreed no one closer to ascending to the White House has ever served prison time. The longtime suburban... Read more
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Daily Herald
Pyke: Public transit round trip took 5 hoursProgress! The last time I rode public transit from Downers Grove to the Daily H
Pyke: Public transit round trip took 5 hours
Daily Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Progress! The last time I rode public transit from Downers Grove to the Daily Herald in Arlington Heights it was 2011 and the round trip took 6 hours. Fast forward to 2016 and this mission was accomplished in a mere 5 hours, 10 minutes. Of course,... Read more
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holdthefrontpage.co.uk
Tributes to sports editor who started out at South Wales Echodemanding: ‘What are you going to do about it?’ He made the move to the nation
Tributes to sports editor who started out at South Wales Echo
holdthefrontpage.co.uk / Posted 10 days ago
demanding: ‘What are you going to do about it?’ He made the move to the nationals in the 1960s as football writer for the Daily Herald before returning to Wales at the start of the 1970s to work in PR. But he was soon lured back to print, and... Read more
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Daily Herald
Grammar Moses: Firstly, just make it 'first'home carpentry, driving trips in the desert and the Watergate hearings. • Jim
Grammar Moses: Firstly, just make it 'first'
Daily Herald / Posted 11 days ago
home carpentry, driving trips in the desert and the Watergate hearings. • Jim Baumann is vice president/managing editor of the Daily Herald. Write him at jbaumann@dailyherald.com. Put Grammar Moses in the subject line. You also can friend or follow... Read more
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Daily Herald
Tollway, Canadian Pacific Railway sparring over location of western bypasslawmakers to write in support of the bypass, even providing suggested language
Tollway, Canadian Pacific Railway sparring over location of western bypass
Daily Herald / Posted 12 days ago
lawmakers to write in support of the bypass, even providing suggested language stating, according to a copy provided to the Daily Herald Friday, that the "importance of the project to ... the Chicago region, and the entire state of Illinois is... Read more
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Daily Herald
South Elgin taxi company says it's not avoiding emissions testingsaid some vehicle owners in rural areas use post office boxes. The agency took
South Elgin taxi company says it's not avoiding emissions testing
Daily Herald / Posted 12 days ago
said some vehicle owners in rural areas use post office boxes. The agency took action after being contacted by the Daily Herald, which received a tip that at least one taxi belonging to A Taxicab Leasing Corp. was registered to a post... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Everett mayor blasts tech company for dispatch failuresthree-alarm warehouse fire, Everett Mayor Ray Stephanson has criticized the tec
Everett mayor blasts tech company for dispatch failures
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 12 days ago
three-alarm warehouse fire, Everett Mayor Ray Stephanson has criticized the technology company responsible for the system. The Daily Herald reports that Stephanson sent a pointed letter on Wednesday to New World, saying the company's recent... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Everett mayor blasts tech company for dispatch failuresthree-alarm warehouse fire, Everett Mayor Ray Stephanson has criticized the tec
Everett mayor blasts tech company for dispatch failures
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 12 days ago
three-alarm warehouse fire, Everett Mayor Ray Stephanson has criticized the technology company responsible for the system. The Daily Herald reports (http://bit.ly/21qSsnK ) that Stephanson sent a pointed letter on Wednesday to New World, saying the... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Illinois Lottery Supports Short-Term Budget to Pay Winnersto eventually be paid but it expires June 30, the end of the budget year. Illi
Illinois Lottery Supports Short-Term Budget to Pay Winners
NBC Chicago / Posted 12 days ago
to eventually be paid but it expires June 30, the end of the budget year. Illinois Lottery spokesman Stephen Rossi tells the Daily Herald that lottery prizes will be paid to winners before the end of the fiscal year on June 30. He says the... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Illinois Lottery supports short-term budget to pay winnersto eventually be paid but it expires June 30, the end of the budget year. Illi
Illinois Lottery supports short-term budget to pay winners
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 12 days ago
to eventually be paid but it expires June 30, the end of the budget year. Illinois Lottery spokesman Stephen Rossi tells the Daily Herald (http://bit.ly/1UdmW8A ) that lottery prizes will be paid to winners before the end of the fiscal year on... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Woman who claimed she gave birth on jail toilet settles lawsuitshe was denied adequate medical care, resulting in her giving birth on the toil
Woman who claimed she gave birth on jail toilet settles lawsuit
OregonLive.com / Posted 12 days ago
she was denied adequate medical care, resulting in her giving birth on the toilet in her cell. The settlement obtained by The Daily Herald says the county denies liability but was settling Tawni Kosnosky's "doubtful and disputed claims." Kosnosky... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Illinois Lottery supports short-term budget to pay winnersto eventually be paid but it expires June 30, the end of the budget year. Illi
Illinois Lottery supports short-term budget to pay winners
SaukValley.com / Posted 12 days ago
to eventually be paid but it expires June 30, the end of the budget year. Illinois Lottery spokesman Stephen Rossi tells the Daily Herald (http://bit.ly/1UdmW8A ) that lottery prizes will be paid to winners before the end of the fiscal year on... Read more
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Daily Herald
Auditions begin for Suburban Chicago's Got Talentcumulative votes wins a Fan Favorite prize to be determined. For 2016, Suburba
Auditions begin for Suburban Chicago's Got Talent
Daily Herald / Posted 12 days ago
cumulative votes wins a Fan Favorite prize to be determined. For 2016, Suburban Chicago's Got Talent is co-sponsored by the Daily Herald, Onesti Entertainment, Schaumburg's Prairie Center for the Arts, the Arlington Heights Chamber of Commerce... Read more
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walesonline
A tribute to Peter Corriganstarted his journalism with the​ evening​ South Wales Echo in 1952​, ​mov​ing​
A tribute to Peter Corrigan
walesonline / Posted 13 days ago
started his journalism with the​ evening​ South Wales Echo in 1952​, ​mov​ing​ to Fleet Street in 1963, reporting for The Daily Herald and then its successor, the (old) Sun. Corrigan was then recruited by The Daily Mail where for ​more than... Read more
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