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'Dysfunctional' State Suggestion Board Not So Receptive

'Dysfunctional' State Suggestion Board Not So Receptive

It’s no secret that the State of Illinois is in a state of financial gridlock. But did you know there’s an official board which actually welcomes your suggestions on how to save money? Read More

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Wednesday, Sep 21, 2016
Judge Orders Medical Cannabis for Post-Op Chronic Pain

Judge Orders Medical Cannabis for Post-Op Chronic Pain

A Cook County Judge has ordered the Illinois Department of Public Health to add Post-Operative Chronic Pain to the list of disorders treatable with medical cannabis. Read More

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Friday, Sep 16, 2016
50 Years Later, Memories Still Vivid for Percy Neighbor

50 Years Later, Memories Still Vivid for Percy Neighbor

Nydia Hohf vividly remembers the night 50 years ago, when a blaring siren began blowing on the roof of her neighbor.

Charles Percy. Read More

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Wednesday, Sep 14, 2016
New Memo in Valerie Percy Murder Raises More Questions

New Memo in Valerie Percy Murder Raises More Questions

As ordered by a judge, Kenilworth Police Chief David Miller released a memorandum outlining thousands of pages of secret evidence from the 50 year old murder of Valerie Percy. Read More

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Friday, Sep 9, 2016
Man Acquitted in Drug Case Now Charged After Fatal Accident

Man Acquitted in Drug Case Now Charged After Fatal Accident

A Glenview man who once beat the rap in a controversial drug case, was ordered held on $200,000 bond Friday in connection with a violent August 26th accident which killed a 48-year-old Chicago woman. Read More

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Thursday, Sep 8, 2016
Chicago Police Superintendent at Center of 2013 Shooting

Chicago Police Superintendent at Center of 2013 Shooting

Chicago’s top cop has been thrust into an ongoing wrongful death case stemming from the 2013 shooting of a 17 year old on Chicago’s South Side. Read More

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Wednesday, Sep 7, 2016
Taxpayers Still Paying Millions for Abandoned Schools

Taxpayers Still Paying Millions for Abandoned Schools

Both Chicago Public Schools and the Mayor’s Office have repeatedly refused to allow NBC5 Investigates inside any of its more than 50 vacant school buildings – despite the fact that they’ve cost taxpayers more than $6.2 million... Read More

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Wednesday, Sep 7, 2016
Attorney: Facts Reported in Percy Murder Case 'Are Wrong'

Attorney: Facts Reported in Percy Murder Case 'Are Wrong'

In court Wednesday, an attorney representing the Village of Kenilworth made a stunning revelation: much of what has been popularly reported on the 50-year-old Valerie Percy murder case, is wrong. Read More

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Friday, Sep 2, 2016
New Information Puts Valerie Percy Murder Back in Spotlight

New Information Puts Valerie Percy Murder Back in Spotlight

It is one of the Chicagoland area’s most enduring mysteries: the 1966 murder of 21-year-old Valerie Percy. Read More

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Thursday, Sep 1, 2016
Infamous Gliniewicz Investigation Cost More Than $1M

Infamous Gliniewicz Investigation Cost More Than $1M

The investigation into what was believed to be the murder of Fox Lake Lt. Joseph Gliniewicz one year ago did more than anger and embarrass a suburban community. Read More

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