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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Body cam video shows arrest of 93-old FL womanof the building, the 93-year-old intentionally slid out of her chair and onto t
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 27 minutes ago
of the building, the 93-year-old intentionally slid out of her chair and onto the floor of the complex, authorities said. Lake County deputies said they attempted to pick Fitzgerald up, but she resisted by grabbing at the officers, even removing... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Firefighters thank ‘unidentified woman’ who helped elderly couple after car firefound that a Good Samaritan stopped and helped the couple into her car to sit.
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 5 hours ago
found that a Good Samaritan stopped and helped the couple into her car to sit. When the fire was out, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office took the couple to the Grand River Village Hall to wait for a ride home. It just so happened to... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Sonoma County Airport Express Sold to Virginia Companyof Sandston, Virginia, bought the 60-employee company from owners Ray Neese of
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 5 hours ago
of Sandston, Virginia, bought the 60-employee company from owners Ray Neese of Santa Rosa and Howard and Janet Emigh of Lake County, said Tony Geraldi, general operations manager. The purchase price was not disclosed. The acquisition is the... Read more
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International Business Times
94-year-old Florida woman handcuffed and jailed for refusing to leave care home A 94-year-old woman was handcuffed and thrown in jail after she refused to leav
International Business Times / Posted 5 hours ago
A 94-year-old woman was handcuffed and thrown in jail after she refused to leave her care home in Lake County, Florida. She claims the home was no longer accepting her rent, but she was arrested nonetheless. Juanita Fitzgerald says the National... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Florida woman, 93, evicted, arrested after refusing to leave homeJuanita Fitzgerald was spared having to spend her 94th birthday in the Lake Cou
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 6 hours ago
Juanita Fitzgerald was spared having to spend her 94th birthday in the Lake County jail when she was released Thursday after having been locked up for two days in the medical ward. The trouble started when Fitzgerald was evicted Tuesday from the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Pensioner, 93, dragged off to jail by police after 'falling behind on rent'pressure on her, insisting: "We tried to convince her."The pensioner was report
Daily Mirror / Posted 9 hours ago
pressure on her, insisting: "We tried to convince her."The pensioner was reportedly locked up for a couple of days (Image: Lake County Sheriff's Office)Police evicted the woman from her home (Image: Lake County SheriffÕs Office)The old woman... Read more
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The Lake County Record-Bee
Christmas Bird Count set for Saturdayis sponsored by the Redbud Audubon Society and it’s a chance for people to not
The Lake County Record-Bee / Posted 12 hours ago
is sponsored by the Redbud Audubon Society and it’s a chance for people to not only see a lot of different bird species in Lake County but to also gain some knowledge of the wildlife the county offers. Participants should meet at 8 a.m. Saturday... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Yankees lose four in Rule 5 Drafton the RailRiders roster this season, but never got in the game. Soto hit .172
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 14 hours ago
on the RailRiders roster this season, but never got in the game. Soto hit .172 with nine home runs last season at Single-A Lake County. Players selected in the minor league phase are not returned to their old teams. The Phillies picked Twins... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Hammond teen found dead was missing for at least a week; police say case was 'not taken lightly'CROWN POINT — Lake County Councilman Jamal Washington spoke out Wednesday from
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 16 hours ago
CROWN POINT — Lake County Councilman Jamal Washington spoke out Wednesday from inside the county jail to say he is not guilty of domestic violence and won't be forced out of office. "The law says we are innocent until proven guilty. I am innocent... Read more
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Petluma360.com
Santa sightings in Sonoma County, then and nowin Santa Rosa, on Sunday, December 18, 2016. (BETH SCHLANKER/ The Press Democra
Petluma360.com / Posted 17 hours ago
in Santa Rosa, on Sunday, December 18, 2016. (BETH SCHLANKER/ The Press Democrat) (22 of )State Senator Mike McGuire and Lake County District 5 Supervisor Rob Brown, dressed as Santa Claus, have a fun moment after the Christmas in Middletown free... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Teen’s death ruled a homicide after body found in Gary industrial areawas discovered in Gary Wednesday, a week after he went missing from his parents
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 17 hours ago
was discovered in Gary Wednesday, a week after he went missing from his parents' home in Hammond on December 6. While the Lake County Medical Examiner’s Office made the homicide determination Thursday, they have not revealed any details about the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Eustis woman, 93, arrested after refusing to leave homeJuanita Fitzgerald was spared having to spend her 94th birthday in the Lake Cou
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 18 hours ago
Juanita Fitzgerald was spared having to spend her 94th birthday in the Lake County jail when she was released Thursday after having been locked up for two days in the medical ward. The trouble started when Fitzgerald was evicted Tuesday from the... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Lake County: Suicide attempt at Lake MinneolaLAKE COUNTY, Fla. - A Lake Minneola High School student is in the hospital reco
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 19 hours ago
LAKE COUNTY, Fla. - A Lake Minneola High School student is in the hospital recovering after he attempted to take his own life, a school spokeswoman said. A 16-year-old student went to the school at 12:55 a.m. Thursday and attempted to harm himself,... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Wekiva Parkway interchange is nixed as proposal advances for road through Split Oakof roadside development, only one interchange is allowed between U.S. Highway 4
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 20 hours ago
of roadside development, only one interchange is allowed between U.S. Highway 441 in Orange County and State Road 46 in Lake County. It is being built at Kelly Park Road. Earlier this year, Lake County Commissioner Leslie Campione stunned... Read more
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Lake County Journal
Sheriff’s Office to join Mary’s Mission Christmas programWAUKEGAN –�Sheriff Mark Curran and members of the Lake County Sheriff’s Office
Lake County Journal / Posted 23 hours ago
WAUKEGAN –�Sheriff Mark Curran and members of the Lake County Sheriff’s Office will join Mary’s Mission & Shelter Care for the annual Christmas program and toy and food giveaway taking place Dec. 16 at the Lake County Sheriff’s Office, 25 S. Martin... Read more
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Lake County Journal
Antioch Chorus to present ‘The Messiah’include Chris Kusher, pianist; Melissa Cardamone, soprano; Jennifer Kasten, con
Lake County Journal / Posted 23 hours ago
include Chris Kusher, pianist; Melissa Cardamone, soprano; Jennifer Kasten, contralto; Michael Hickey, tenor; Dr. Warren Fremling, bass; the Tim Montalvo String Ensemble; and instrumentalists from the Lakes Community Band. –�Lake Count... Read more
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Lake County Journal
Gurnee Park District to host job fair Dec. 18; can apply online, tooliving in an area served by a Simon Premium Outlet. Students from these areas w
Lake County Journal / Posted 23 hours ago
living in an area served by a Simon Premium Outlet. Students from these areas will have the opportunity to receive a $10,000 award, or $2,500 for up to four years. Recipients will be notified of their awards in May 2018. – Lake Cou... Read more
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Lake County Journal
Two sheriff’s sergeants complete training programWAUKEGAN –�The Lake County Sheriff’s Office is pleased to announce the recent g
Lake County Journal / Posted 23 hours ago
WAUKEGAN –�The Lake County Sheriff’s Office is pleased to announce the recent graduation of Sgt. Gianni Giamberduca and Sgt. Sara Balmes from Northwestern University’s School of Police Staff and Command.�� Sheriff Mark Curran led the invocation and... Read more
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Lake County Journal
Police: Wanted Round Lake Beach man found hiding in atticWAUKEGAN –�On Dec. 5, members of the Lake County Sheriff’s Office Warrants Team
Lake County Journal / Posted 23 hours ago
WAUKEGAN –�On Dec. 5, members of the Lake County Sheriff’s Office Warrants Team and U.S. Marshals Service-Great Lakes Regional Fugitive Task Force arrested Dustin M. Serna, 31, of the 500 block of Pheasant Court, Round Lake Beach.� Serna had two... Read more
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Lake County Journal
Twice As Nice Mother & Child announces board expansionand volunteers weekly at a local pro-life crisis pregnancy center. She is also
Lake County Journal / Posted 23 hours ago
and volunteers weekly at a local pro-life crisis pregnancy center. She is also involved with the Right to Life Ministry in Lake County. Dellinger received her doctorate from Palmer College of Chiropractic and has been practicing for eight years.... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Lake County: Suicide attempt at Lake MinneolaLAKE COUNTY, Fla. - A Lake Minneola High School student is in the hospital reco
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
LAKE COUNTY, Fla. - A Lake Minneola High School student is in the hospital recovering after he attempted to take his life, a school spokeswoman said. A 16-year-old student went to the school at 12:55 a.m. Thursday and attempted to harm himself,... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
One month after campus suicide, another student harms self on Lake Minneola campusshot and killed himself on campus, another student went to the school Wednesday
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
shot and killed himself on campus, another student went to the school Wednesday night and “attempted to harm himself,” a Lake County school district spokeswoman said today. The student has been transported to an area hospital and is expected to... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Woman evicted days before her 94th birthday, jailed when she refuses to leave, police sayto lift her up, investigators said. Fitzgerald was eventually escorted to an o
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted yesterday
to lift her up, investigators said. Fitzgerald was eventually escorted to an officer’s patrol vehicle and taken to the Lake County Jail. The officer noted that due to her age and possibility of injury, Fitzgerald was not handcuffed. The... Read more
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Times Leader
SWB RailRiders’ Anyelo Gomez, Nestor Cortes and Mike Ford taken in Rule 5 draftIndians prospect Junior Soto in the first round of the Triple-A phase. The outf
Times Leader / Posted yesterday
Indians prospect Junior Soto in the first round of the Triple-A phase. The outfielder played in 52 games for Single-A Lake County this past season, sporting a .172 batting average with 19 runs, 14 doubles nine home runs and 17 RBI. Gomez,... Read more
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ABC News
Fire crews on the frontline in battle against California's raging Thomas firePalley for ABC NewsFirefighters Jesse Prins, Clinton Frazell, and Jesse Cole fr
ABC News / Posted yesterday
Palley for ABC NewsFirefighters Jesse Prins, Clinton Frazell, and Jesse Cole from a Cal Fire strike team dispatched from Lake County, Calif., take a moment to observe the last air tanker drops of the day during sunset on Dec. 11, 2017. Stuart... Read more
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The Mercury News
From ‘for sale’ to burned lots: Inside Santa Rosa’s ongoing strugglemonths ago, and that alone (this was pre-fire) had 12 offers. I think the entir
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
months ago, and that alone (this was pre-fire) had 12 offers. I think the entire Bay Area is just hot. I’ve got listings in Lake County that have gotten some renewed attention, after they kind of sat stale for a while. Q How can we restore Santa... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Woman evicted days before her 94th birthday, jailed when she refuses to leave, police sayto lift her up, investigators said. Fitzgerald was eventually escorted to an o
Springfield News-Sun / Posted yesterday
to lift her up, investigators said. Fitzgerald was eventually escorted to an officer’s patrol vehicle and taken to the Lake County Jail. The officer noted that due to her age and possibility of injury, Fitzgerald was not handcuffed. The... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Woman evicted days before her 94th birthday, jailed when she refuses to leave, police sayto lift her up, investigators said. Fitzgerald was eventually escorted to an o
Dayton Daily News / Posted yesterday
to lift her up, investigators said. Fitzgerald was eventually escorted to an officer’s patrol vehicle and taken to the Lake County Jail. The officer noted that due to her age and possibility of injury, Fitzgerald was not handcuffed. The... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Woman evicted days before her 94th birthday, jailed when she refuses to leave, police sayto lift her up, investigators said. Fitzgerald was eventually escorted to an o
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted yesterday
to lift her up, investigators said. Fitzgerald was eventually escorted to an officer’s patrol vehicle and taken to the Lake County Jail. The officer noted that due to her age and possibility of injury, Fitzgerald was not handcuffed. The... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Woman evicted days before her 94th birthday, jailed when she refuses to leave, police sayto lift her up, investigators said. Fitzgerald was eventually escorted to an o
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
to lift her up, investigators said. Fitzgerald was eventually escorted to an officer’s patrol vehicle and taken to the Lake County Jail. The officer noted that due to her age and possibility of injury, Fitzgerald was not handcuffed. The... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Woman evicted days before her 94th birthday, jailed when she refuses to leave, police sayto lift her up, investigators said. Fitzgerald was eventually escorted to an o
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted yesterday
to lift her up, investigators said. Fitzgerald was eventually escorted to an officer’s patrol vehicle and taken to the Lake County Jail. The officer noted that due to her age and possibility of injury, Fitzgerald was not handcuffed. The... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Woman evicted days before her 94th birthday, jailed when she refuses to leave, police sayto lift her up, investigators said. Fitzgerald was eventually escorted to an o
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted yesterday
to lift her up, investigators said. Fitzgerald was eventually escorted to an officer’s patrol vehicle and taken to the Lake County Jail. The officer noted that due to her age and possibility of injury, Fitzgerald was not handcuffed. The... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
5 stories you need to know today: Second suspect in string of Winfield, Porter County robberies identified; Jamal Washington talks; Hammond teen found deadLake County Councilman Jamal Washington speaks to The Times about domestic viol
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted yesterday
Lake County Councilman Jamal Washington speaks to The Times about domestic violence charges he faces and whether he will resign CROWN POINT — Lake County Councilman Jamal Washington spoke out Wednesday from inside the county jail to say he is not... Read more
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ajc.com
Woman evicted days before her 94th birthday, jailed when she refuses to leave, police sayto lift her up, investigators said. Fitzgerald was eventually escorted to an o
ajc.com / Posted yesterday
to lift her up, investigators said. Fitzgerald was eventually escorted to an officer’s patrol vehicle and taken to the Lake County Jail. The officer noted that due to her age and possibility of injury, Fitzgerald was not handcuffed. The... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Woman evicted days before her 94th birthday, jailed when she refuses to leave, police sayto lift her up, investigators said. Fitzgerald was eventually escorted to an o
The Palm Beach Post / Posted yesterday
to lift her up, investigators said. Fitzgerald was eventually escorted to an officer’s patrol vehicle and taken to the Lake County Jail. The officer noted that due to her age and possibility of injury, Fitzgerald was not handcuffed. The... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Eustis woman, 93, evicted, arrested after refusing to leave homestated, “Unless you carry me out of here, I’m not going anywhere,” the report s
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
stated, “Unless you carry me out of here, I’m not going anywhere,” the report said. Fitzgerald was eventually taken to the Lake County Jail and charged with trespassing, according to the report. The report said she refused help from the Franklin... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Court won't reconsider order vacating death sentencewill not reconsider its decision granting a new trial for a man convicted of ra
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted yesterday
will not reconsider its decision granting a new trial for a man convicted of raping and fatally stabbing a bartender. The Lake County prosecutor had disputed the factual and legal basis of the court's decision to vacate Joseph Thomas' death... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Hiring of county administrator gets Trumbull commissioners riled upfor the position because Matas’ current job and high salary would suggest he mi
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
for the position because Matas’ current job and high salary would suggest he might be qualified. Matas, of Cortland, is Lake County’s budget director. “We don’t even know if we’ll be able to get him because they pay him close to $100,000 in... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Dirty air makes for pretty frost in northern Utahwhen it’s a bit of a stretch. The inversion has been tough to handle the last
FOX 13 Utah / Posted yesterday
when it’s a bit of a stretch. The inversion has been tough to handle the last few days for the valleys, especially in Salt Lake County where there have been three Red Air days in a row: Yuck! But have you noticed the beautiful frost formations... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Jackknifed truck in Lake County; other accidents reported in Northeast Ohiothe roads tonight. Our crews saw several accidents as they were out reporting.
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted yesterday
the roads tonight. Our crews saw several accidents as they were out reporting. FOX 8’s Elizabeth Noreika, reporting from Lake County, saw a jackknifed truck on I-90 W near Vrooman Road. Earlier Wednesday evening, conditions were bad enough that... Read more
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Char-Koosta News
View from the LibraryBy Abbi DooleyNorth Lake County Public Library District POLSON — We have more
Char-Koosta News / Posted yesterday
By Abbi DooleyNorth Lake County Public Library District POLSON — We have more changes coming to the Library in the coming weeks. After a remarkable 30 year career, Library Director Marilyn Trosper will retire on Friday, January 5, 2018. Marilyn has... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Father sentenced to prison in toddler son's beating deathCROWN POINT — Lake County Councilman Jamal Washington helped find a county gove
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted yesterday
CROWN POINT — Lake County Councilman Jamal Washington helped find a county government job for the 23-year-old cousin he now is accused of battering. And a former county E-911 director said Washington "pushed" him to interview and hire job applicants... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Ex-Lake County undersheriff accused of attempted incest, harassment appears in courtLAKE COUNTY, Colo. – Former Lake County undersheriff Fernando Mendoza — arreste
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted yesterday
LAKE COUNTY, Colo. – Former Lake County undersheriff Fernando Mendoza — arrested Tuesday on several charges related to attempted child sex and harassment allegations — made his initial appearance in court. During his court appearance Wednesday, a... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
More 'Helping Hands' assistance needed& Construction Trades Council, Town of Merrillville, Krieg & Devault, City of G
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted yesterday
& Construction Trades Council, Town of Merrillville, Krieg & Devault, City of Gary, City of Hammond, First Midwest Bank, Lake County Economic Alliance, Lake County Commissioner’s Office, Construction Advancement Foundation and NIPSCO. Its sole... Read more
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The Lake County Record-Bee
Finally, a little insightNative Americans after other Tribe members, rightfully, assassinated the Kelsey
The Lake County Record-Bee / Posted yesterday
Native Americans after other Tribe members, rightfully, assassinated the Kelsey brothers in 1854. (For details, see Lake County History, Chapter 18). I saw burnt-out candles and twigs on the stone, which were part of someone’s remembrance... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
'Tight knit' LC Swing band to perform holiday concert in Leesburgarea fans of swing music, he didn’t stop. Roughly two years later, in 2001, th
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
area fans of swing music, he didn’t stop. Roughly two years later, in 2001, the seasoned saxophone player took over the Lake County Dance Orchestra as its director, changed its name and retooled the group to include more contemporary jazz and... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Democrats vying for 6th Congressional seat discuss health care, tax reformCouncil; Carole Cheney of Naperville, former district chief of staff to U.S. Re
Kane County Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Council; Carole Cheney of Naperville, former district chief of staff to U.S. Rep. Bill Foster, D-Naperville; College of Lake County trustee Amanda Howland of Lake Zurich, who lost to Roskam in the November 2016 general election; regulatory... Read more
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Warrenville Press
Democrats vying for 6th Congressional seat discuss health care, tax reformCouncil; Carole Cheney of Naperville, former district chief of staff to U.S. Re
Warrenville Press / Posted yesterday
Council; Carole Cheney of Naperville, former district chief of staff to U.S. Rep. Bill Foster, D-Naperville; College of Lake County trustee Amanda Howland of Lake Zurich, who lost to Roskam in the November 2016 general election; regulatory... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Multiple agencies around the country come to help fight the Thomas Firein from South Carolina, Florida, and Washington DC. It’s one of the major natio
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted yesterday
in from South Carolina, Florida, and Washington DC. It’s one of the major national incidents going on right now.” Salt Lake County fire units arrived Tuesday afternoon after helping contain the Lilac fire in San Diego. “I believe there are 5... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Ex-Lake County undersheriff accused of attempted incest, harassment appears in courtLAKE COUNTY, Colo. – Former Lake County undersheriff Fernando Mendoza — arreste
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted yesterday
LAKE COUNTY, Colo. – Former Lake County undersheriff Fernando Mendoza — arrested Tuesday on several charges related to attempted child sex and harassment allegations — made his initial appearance in court. During his court appearance Wednesday, a... Read more
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