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Prosecutor: Family heard murder victim’s screams, helpless to save her

Family members heard Francisca Quintero-Montoya screaming for her life Sunday behind a locked restroom door at Alexian Brothers Medical Center in Elk Grove Village, but were helpless to save her, prosecutors said Monday during a bond hearing for Quintero-Montoya’s estranged husband, Javier Bahena-Arellano, who’s now charged with her murder. Bahena-Arellano, 43, was ordered held without […]

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Fund started for family who lost home in fire

An Antioch-area resident has started a fund to help a family that lost their home and belongings after a fire Sunday. “A neighbor came by and said, `These people’s house burned down and they needed cat food,’” said Jennifer Jamerson. “I took it from there.” Full News here – DailyHerald.com > Local News

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Family of 7-month-old girl killed in Little Village: 'We have no idea'

Family of 7-month-old girl killed in Little Village: 'We have no idea' Chicago police investigate the scene where a 7-month-old child was killed in the Little Village neighborhood Monday morning. Chicago police investigate the scene where a 7-month-old child was killed in the Little Village neighborhood Monday morning. Full News here – Read more on […]

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Family Palooza entertains in St. Charles

Children of all ages were wearing smiles from ear to ear Saturday as they enjoyed the Chicago Family Palooza at the Mega Center at the Pheasant Run Resort in St. Charles. The festival, which continues from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, has a lot to offer to get your mind off the winter doldrums. […]

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Friends set up fundraiser for family of girl, 5, killed in crash

Friends of the parents of Gabrielle Horvath, a 5-year-old girl killed in a crash near Gilberts, have set up an online fundraiser to help the Hampshire family. Gabrielle’s father remained hospitalized in stable condition Saturday. “It’s just such a tragedy,” said family friend Dan Nosal. Full News here – DailyHerald.com > Local News

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Family to buy downtown Long Grove land for $1 million

The Forsythe family, led by an executive in the energy industry, will pay the village of Long Grove $ 1 million for four vacant properties downtown, a deal that would end about a six-year search for a buyer and could bring new construction intended to expand the retail footprint of the historic district. “It’s great […]

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Waukegan man pleads guilty to strangling wife, daughter, in family home

A 54-year-old man pleaded guilty in Lake County court Monday to strangling his wife and disabled daughter at the Waukegan home they shared in 2014. Anthony Marcus was sentenced to 45 years in prison in exchange for the guilty plea in front of Judge George Bridges, Assistant State’s Attorney Matt DeMartini said. Full News here […]

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Arlington Hts. family helps bring historic Eastland footage to light

After working for more than 15 years to preserve artifacts related to the Eastland Disaster, an Arlington Heights family landed their most valuable find to date: the first known footage from the ship’s sinking. “It was completely unexpected,” said Ted Wachholz, executive director and chief historian of the Arlington Heights-based Eastland Disaster Historical Society. Full […]

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Family members charged in Streamwood home invasion

A former Streamwood man, his daughter and his nephew have been charged with breaking down the door to the Streamwood home of the man’s estranged wife. Kermit Lattimore, Carol Lattimore-Hutton, and Steven Lattirmore were charged with home invasion and ordered held on bail amounts ranging from $ 50,000 to $ 125,000. Full News here – […]

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Crown Family Professorship to support molecular engineering for clean water

The University of Chicago is establishing a professorship in molecular engineering dedicated to the development of solutions to the emerging crisis on the global supply of clean water. The new position will enhance the Institute for Molecular Engineering’s innovative partnership on clean water technologies with Ben-Gurion University of the Negev. A donation from Chicago philanthropists […]

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Believe Project: $100 to help family fraught with medical problems

The Daily winner of $ 100 through the Believe Project is Monica Glavey of Wauconda, who wants to help the Johnson family, which is fraught with medical problems. Full News here – DailyHerald.com > Local News

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Family, former students remember Dist. 15 trustee Richard Bokor

Richard Bokor, a longtime Fremd High School teacher and District 15 school board trustee, died Sunday morning of complications from colon cancer, according to his family. Peggy Babcock, the Dist. 15 board president and Bokor’s friend, was overcome with emotion when speaking about what kind of person Bokor was. “His life was education,” Babcock said. […]

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Gingerbread house a family tradition for Wheaton chef

Some people who created gingerbread houses for the holidays probably bought easy-to-assemble kits and pulled the whole thing together in a couple hours. Full News here – DailyHerald.com > Local News

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Believe Project: $100 to add joy for family with health issues, little money

The Daily winner of $ 100 through the Believe Project is Mel Fox of Lake Zurich, a teacher who has a student whose family could use a little cheer this Christmas. Full News here – DailyHerald.com > Local News

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Fire leaves Barrington-area family homeless, kills dog

An early-morning house fire Wednesday near Barrington left a family of four homeless and killed their pet dog, authorities said. Investigators believe the blaze at 115 S. Deerpath Road was started by embers left over from a fire in a first-floor fireplace Full News here – DailyHerald.com > Local News

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