Posts Tagged “Chicago Suburbs”

Readers share fear of street gang violence

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Readers share fear of street gang violence

Readers share fear of street gang violence Oct. 13, 2016 Street Gangs Part 2, Des Plaines Valley News, SW News-Herald, The Regional, The Reporter By Ray Hanania Last week I wrote about how most violence in Chicagoland is the result of street gangs, but we’re not doing a good job stopping it. We should treat street…

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Lyons Memorial Day ceremony will remember Vietnam veteran

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Lyons Memorial Day ceremony will remember Vietnam veteran

Lyons Memorial Day ceremony will remember Vietnam veteran By Steve Metsch This year’s observance of Memorial Day in Lyons will feature a new site and an old memory that dates back 50 years. Because of water main construction on Ogden Avenue, the event is being moved from the Eternal Flame in front of the water…

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Hispanic named acting mayor of Village of Summit

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Hispanic named acting mayor of Village of Summit

Summit names acting Mayor to succeed Strzelczyk The Summit Village Board of Trustees on Monday voted unanimously to name Sergio Rodriguez as the acting Village President to fill the remaining term of Mayor Joseph Strzelczyk who passed away May 17. Rodriguez, who was elected as a Trustee in Summit in 2005, said that he was…

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