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The Kaegi effect: Good for homeowners, bad for landlords

Property tax bills mailed out in the coming days will reveal what many had predicted: Cook County Assessor Fritz Kaegi has shifted the county’s tax burden from [...]

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Cook County Commissioner Morrison hosting Virtual Outdoors Week

Cook County Commissioner Morrison hosting Virtual Outdoors Week

With his second annual Outdoors Day canceled as a result of physical distancing guidelines during the COVID-19 pandemic, Cook County Commissioner Kevin Morriso [...]

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They helped kill the soda tax. Can they get their way on commercial real estate taxes?

Renew Cook County, started by public affairs firm Resolute Consulting, appears as a grassroots plea from small-business owners against Assessor Fritz Kaegi's v [...]

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Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart: Carry on peaceful protests, but looters and arsonists will go to jail

Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart: Carry on peaceful protests, but looters and arsonists will go to jail

Sheriff Tom Dart on Monday delivered a two-pronged message: Peaceful protesters should carry on, but looters and vandals will find there’s plenty of space for [...]

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Second Man Charged In Murder Of Kimberly Underwood, Grandmother Mistaken For Rival Gang Member

Second Man Charged In Murder Of Kimberly Underwood, Grandmother Mistaken For Rival Gang Member

Cook County prosecutors alleged Avion King, 31, and six other gunman targeted Kimberly Underwood, 53, believing she was rival gang member.

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Sean Morrison reelected Cook County GOP chair

Sean Morrison reelected Cook County GOP chair

Cook County Republican Party Chairman Sean Morrison was unanimously reelected to a third term at the helm of the local party by committeemen this week.

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How will coronavirus affect your property taxes?

How will coronavirus affect your property taxes?

Cook County Assessor Fritz Kaegi will do a countywide reassessment to take into account the effects of the coronavirus shutdown on the real estate market, but [...]

Read full article: How will coronavirus affect your propert...→

Cook County's head of COVID response is out

The decision to remove Dr. Terry Mason was made by the interim Cook County Health CEO, said Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle.

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Cook County Won’t Prosecute Low-Level Drug Offenses During Coronavirus Pandemic

Cook County Won’t Prosecute Low-Level Drug Offenses During Coronavirus Pandemic

Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx announced Friday her office won’t prosecute non-violent, low-level drug offenses amid the coronavirus pandemic. The Cook [...]

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Cook County Election Judge Still Waiting To Get Paid For Work During March Primary; 'There's Got To Be A Way To Solve This'

“I do it for the money, but also believe in democracy,” said Susan Rohde, who has fulfilled her civic duty for more than a decade as an election judge.

Read full article: Cook County Election Judge Still Waiting...→

Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart 'De-Deputizes' Deputies Linked To Insults And Threats Toward Protesters

The county's public defender complained that deputies had apparently posted insulting and threatening comments online after a march in support of Black Lives M [...]

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Public defender seeks probe into deputies' posts after march

Public defender seeks probe into deputies' posts after march

A public defender has asked Cook County's sheriff and inspector general to investigate insulting and threatening comments apparently posted online by deputies [...]

Read full article: Public defender seeks probe into deputie...→
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Cook County Reaches ‘Grim Milestone’: More Deaths in 5 Months of 2020 Than in All of 2019

Cook County Reaches ‘Grim Milestone’: More Deaths in 5 Months of 2020 Than in All of 2019

Cook County has seen more deaths in the first half of 2020 than it had in all of 2019, Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle announced Wednesday.

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Cook County To Waive Late Fees For 2nd Installment Property Tax Bills For 2 Months

Cook County To Waive Late Fees For 2nd Installment Property Tax Bills For 2 Months

The waiver would means property owners would have until Oct. 1 to pay without facing a 1.5% interest penalty. Bills are normally due by Aug. 3. 

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Cook County Sheriff's Deputy Dies From Complications Due To COVID-19

Cook County Sheriff's Deputy Dies From Complications Due To COVID-19

A Cook County Sheriff’s deputy died Sunday from complications due to COVID-19, the sheriff’s office announced.

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Cook County to Livestream Court Proceedings During Coronavirus Pandemic

Cook County to Livestream Court Proceedings During Coronavirus Pandemic

Several Cook County court proceedings started livestreaming on YouTube Wednesday in an effort to limit person-to-person contact during the coronavirus pandemic [...]

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Cook County To Launch $10 Million Loan Fund For Suburban Small Businesses And Independent Contractors

“Small businesses, gig workers, and entrepreneurs are at the heart of municipalities throughout Cook County, and we’re doing all that we can to support them," [...]

Read full article: Cook County To Launch $10 Million Loan F...→
Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office Employee Tests Positive for COVID-19

Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office Employee Tests Positive for COVID-19

The Cook County state’s attorney’s office Monday announced its first case of an employee who was diagnosed with COVID-19.

Read full article: Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office Em...→
Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart was moving to temporarily strip as many as seven de [...]

Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart was moving to temporarily strip as many as seven de [...]

Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart was moving to temporarily strip as many as seven deputies of their police powers after the county’s public defender complained tha [...]

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Cook County Still Has Most COVID-19 Cases of Any County in U.S.: Arwady

Cook County Still Has Most COVID-19 Cases of Any County in U.S.: Arwady

Cook County still has the highest number of coronavirus cases of any county in the U.S., Chicago’s top health official said Friday. The county, which includes [...]

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Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx

Cook County State's Attorney... Both New York and Los Angeles have coordinated, holistic and publicly-funded plans to dramatically reduce gun violence.

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Cook County ME Could Review Deaths as Far Back as September if More COVID Cases Found

Cook County ME Could Review Deaths as Far Back as September if More COVID Cases Found

The Cook County Medical Examiner’s office could review deaths from as far back as September if it finds additional COVID-19 fatalities during its current analy [...]

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Cook County to Review Deaths Dating Back to November for Cases of Coronavirus

Cook County to Review Deaths Dating Back to November for Cases of Coronavirus

The Cook County Medical Examiner’s office is conducting a review of deaths dating back to November of last year to see if any previously recorded deaths may ha [...]

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Cook County To Close Several Popular Forest Preserve Parking Lots On Weekends Due To Overcrowding Amid COVID-19 Crisis

Cook County To Close Several Popular Forest Preserve Parking Lots On Weekends Due To Overcrowding Amid COVID-19 Crisis

“Unfortunately, we have seen that on warm weekend days, these locations are too popular, with too many visitors who are not following critical public health gu [...]

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Cook County Detainee Attacks Guard, Steals Keys and Releases Other Inmates

Cook County Detainee Attacks Guard, Steals Keys and Releases Other Inmates

A detainee at Cook County Jail attacked three jail guards Tuesday — seriously injuring one — while stealing a guard’s keys to let out other detainees in the ma [...]

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Cook County Coronavirus Death Toll Surpasses 200 as 26 More Deaths Announced

Cook County Coronavirus Death Toll Surpasses 200 as 26 More Deaths Announced

The Cook County medical examiner announced 26 more deaths related to the coronavirus Sunday, pushing the county’s death toll up to 210. Cook County is home to [...]

Read full article: Cook County Coronavirus Death Toll Surpa...→
Cook County State's Attorney's Office Employee Tests Positive For Coronavirus

Cook County State's Attorney's Office Employee Tests Positive For Coronavirus

The Cook County State’s Attorney’s office on Monday announced one of its staff has tested positive for the coronavirus.

Read full article: Cook County State's Attorney's Office Em...→

The Kaegi effect: Good for homeowners, bad for landlords

Property tax bills mailed out in the coming days will reveal what many had predicted: Cook County Assessor Fritz Kaegi has shifted the county’s tax burden from [...]

Read full article: The Kaegi effect: Good for homeowners, b...→
Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart was moving to temporarily strip as many as seven de [...]

Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart was moving to temporarily strip as many as seven de [...]

Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart was moving to temporarily strip as many as seven deputies of their police powers after the county’s public defender complained tha [...]

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Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart 'De-Deputizes' Deputies Linked To Insults And Threats Toward Protesters

The county's public defender complained that deputies had apparently posted insulting and threatening comments online after a march in support of Black Lives M [...]

Read full article: Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart 'De-Deputiz...→

They helped kill the soda tax. Can they get their way on commercial real estate taxes?

Renew Cook County, started by public affairs firm Resolute Consulting, appears as a grassroots plea from small-business owners against Assessor Fritz Kaegi's v [...]

Read full article: They helped kill the soda tax. Can they ...→
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Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx

Cook County State's Attorney... Both New York and Los Angeles have coordinated, holistic and publicly-funded plans to dramatically reduce gun violence.

Read full article: Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx...→
Cook County Reaches ‘Grim Milestone’: More Deaths in 5 Months of 2020 Than in All of 2019

Cook County Reaches ‘Grim Milestone’: More Deaths in 5 Months of 2020 Than in All of 2019

Cook County has seen more deaths in the first half of 2020 than it had in all of 2019, Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle announced Wednesday.

Read full article: Cook County Reaches ‘Grim Milestone’: Mo...→
Second Man Charged In Murder Of Kimberly Underwood, Grandmother Mistaken For Rival Gang Member

Second Man Charged In Murder Of Kimberly Underwood, Grandmother Mistaken For Rival Gang Member

Cook County prosecutors alleged Avion King, 31, and six other gunman targeted Kimberly Underwood, 53, believing she was rival gang member.

Read full article: Second Man Charged In Murder Of Kimberly...→
Cook County to Review Deaths Dating Back to November for Cases of Coronavirus

Cook County to Review Deaths Dating Back to November for Cases of Coronavirus

The Cook County Medical Examiner’s office is conducting a review of deaths dating back to November of last year to see if any previously recorded deaths may ha [...]

Read full article: Cook County to Review Deaths Dating Back...→
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Cook County Sheriff's Deputy Dies From Complications Due To COVID-19

Cook County Sheriff's Deputy Dies From Complications Due To COVID-19

A Cook County Sheriff’s deputy died Sunday from complications due to COVID-19, the sheriff’s office announced.

Read full article: Cook County Sheriff's Deputy Dies From C...→
Sean Morrison reelected Cook County GOP chair

Sean Morrison reelected Cook County GOP chair

Cook County Republican Party Chairman Sean Morrison was unanimously reelected to a third term at the helm of the local party by committeemen this week.

Read full article: Sean Morrison reelected Cook County GOP ...→
Cook County Detainee Attacks Guard, Steals Keys and Releases Other Inmates

Cook County Detainee Attacks Guard, Steals Keys and Releases Other Inmates

A detainee at Cook County Jail attacked three jail guards Tuesday — seriously injuring one — while stealing a guard’s keys to let out other detainees in the ma [...]

Read full article: Cook County Detainee Attacks Guard, Stea...→
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Cook County To Launch $10 Million Loan Fund For Suburban Small Businesses And Independent Contractors

“Small businesses, gig workers, and entrepreneurs are at the heart of municipalities throughout Cook County, and we’re doing all that we can to support them," [...]

Read full article: Cook County To Launch $10 Million Loan F...→

Cook County's head of COVID response is out

The decision to remove Dr. Terry Mason was made by the interim Cook County Health CEO, said Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle.

Read full article: Cook County's head of COVID response is ...→
Cook County State's Attorney's Office Employee Tests Positive For Coronavirus

Cook County State's Attorney's Office Employee Tests Positive For Coronavirus

The Cook County State’s Attorney’s office on Monday announced one of its staff has tested positive for the coronavirus.

Read full article: Cook County State's Attorney's Office Em...→

Cook County Election Judge Still Waiting To Get Paid For Work During March Primary; 'There's Got To Be A Way To Solve This'

“I do it for the money, but also believe in democracy,” said Susan Rohde, who has fulfilled her civic duty for more than a decade as an election judge.

Read full article: Cook County Election Judge Still Waiting...→
Cook County Commissioner Morrison hosting Virtual Outdoors Week

Cook County Commissioner Morrison hosting Virtual Outdoors Week

With his second annual Outdoors Day canceled as a result of physical distancing guidelines during the COVID-19 pandemic, Cook County Commissioner Kevin Morriso [...]

Read full article: Cook County Commissioner Morrison hostin...→
Cook County Still Has Most COVID-19 Cases of Any County in U.S.: Arwady

Cook County Still Has Most COVID-19 Cases of Any County in U.S.: Arwady

Cook County still has the highest number of coronavirus cases of any county in the U.S., Chicago’s top health official said Friday. The county, which includes [...]

Read full article: Cook County Still Has Most COVID-19 Case...→
Public defender seeks probe into deputies' posts after march

Public defender seeks probe into deputies' posts after march

A public defender has asked Cook County's sheriff and inspector general to investigate insulting and threatening comments apparently posted online by deputies [...]

Read full article: Public defender seeks probe into deputie...→
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Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart: Carry on peaceful protests, but looters and arsonists will go to jail

Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart: Carry on peaceful protests, but looters and arsonists will go to jail

Sheriff Tom Dart on Monday delivered a two-pronged message: Peaceful protesters should carry on, but looters and vandals will find there’s plenty of space for [...]

Read full article: Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart: Carry on p...→
Cook County ME Could Review Deaths as Far Back as September if More COVID Cases Found

Cook County ME Could Review Deaths as Far Back as September if More COVID Cases Found

The Cook County Medical Examiner’s office could review deaths from as far back as September if it finds additional COVID-19 fatalities during its current analy [...]

Read full article: Cook County ME Could Review Deaths as Fa...→
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Cook County To Waive Late Fees For 2nd Installment Property Tax Bills For 2 Months

Cook County To Waive Late Fees For 2nd Installment Property Tax Bills For 2 Months

The waiver would means property owners would have until Oct. 1 to pay without facing a 1.5% interest penalty. Bills are normally due by Aug. 3. 

Read full article: Cook County To Waive Late Fees For 2nd I...→
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Cook County To Close Several Popular Forest Preserve Parking Lots On Weekends Due To Overcrowding Amid COVID-19 Crisis

Cook County To Close Several Popular Forest Preserve Parking Lots On Weekends Due To Overcrowding Amid COVID-19 Crisis

“Unfortunately, we have seen that on warm weekend days, these locations are too popular, with too many visitors who are not following critical public health gu [...]

Read full article: Cook County To Close Several Popular For...→
Cook County to Livestream Court Proceedings During Coronavirus Pandemic

Cook County to Livestream Court Proceedings During Coronavirus Pandemic

Several Cook County court proceedings started livestreaming on YouTube Wednesday in an effort to limit person-to-person contact during the coronavirus pandemic [...]

Read full article: Cook County to Livestream Court Proceedi...→
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How will coronavirus affect your property taxes?

How will coronavirus affect your property taxes?

Cook County Assessor Fritz Kaegi will do a countywide reassessment to take into account the effects of the coronavirus shutdown on the real estate market, but [...]

Read full article: How will coronavirus affect your propert...→
Cook County Coronavirus Death Toll Surpasses 200 as 26 More Deaths Announced

Cook County Coronavirus Death Toll Surpasses 200 as 26 More Deaths Announced

The Cook County medical examiner announced 26 more deaths related to the coronavirus Sunday, pushing the county’s death toll up to 210. Cook County is home to [...]

Read full article: Cook County Coronavirus Death Toll Surpa...→
Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office Employee Tests Positive for COVID-19

Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office Employee Tests Positive for COVID-19

The Cook County state’s attorney’s office Monday announced its first case of an employee who was diagnosed with COVID-19.

Read full article: Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office Em...→
Cook County Won’t Prosecute Low-Level Drug Offenses During Coronavirus Pandemic

Cook County Won’t Prosecute Low-Level Drug Offenses During Coronavirus Pandemic

Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx announced Friday her office won’t prosecute non-violent, low-level drug offenses amid the coronavirus pandemic. The Cook [...]

Read full article: Cook County Won’t Prosecute Low-Level Dr...→

The Kaegi effect: Good for homeowners, bad for landlords

Property tax bills mailed out in the coming days will reveal what many had predicted: Cook County Assessor Fritz Kaegi has shifted the county’s tax burden from [...]

Read full article: The Kaegi effect: Good for homeowners, b...→

Cook County Election Judge Still Waiting To Get Paid For Work During March Primary; 'There's Got To Be A Way To Solve This'

“I do it for the money, but also believe in democracy,” said Susan Rohde, who has fulfilled her civic duty for more than a decade as an election judge.

Read full article: Cook County Election Judge Still Waiting...→
Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart was moving to temporarily strip as many as seven de [...]

Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart was moving to temporarily strip as many as seven de [...]

Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart was moving to temporarily strip as many as seven deputies of their police powers after the county’s public defender complained tha [...]

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Cook County Commissioner Morrison hosting Virtual Outdoors Week

Cook County Commissioner Morrison hosting Virtual Outdoors Week

With his second annual Outdoors Day canceled as a result of physical distancing guidelines during the COVID-19 pandemic, Cook County Commissioner Kevin Morriso [...]

Read full article: Cook County Commissioner Morrison hostin...→

Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart 'De-Deputizes' Deputies Linked To Insults And Threats Toward Protesters

The county's public defender complained that deputies had apparently posted insulting and threatening comments online after a march in support of Black Lives M [...]

Read full article: Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart 'De-Deputiz...→
Cook County Still Has Most COVID-19 Cases of Any County in U.S.: Arwady

Cook County Still Has Most COVID-19 Cases of Any County in U.S.: Arwady

Cook County still has the highest number of coronavirus cases of any county in the U.S., Chicago’s top health official said Friday. The county, which includes [...]

Read full article: Cook County Still Has Most COVID-19 Case...→

They helped kill the soda tax. Can they get their way on commercial real estate taxes?

Renew Cook County, started by public affairs firm Resolute Consulting, appears as a grassroots plea from small-business owners against Assessor Fritz Kaegi's v [...]

Read full article: They helped kill the soda tax. Can they ...→
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Public defender seeks probe into deputies' posts after march

Public defender seeks probe into deputies' posts after march

A public defender has asked Cook County's sheriff and inspector general to investigate insulting and threatening comments apparently posted online by deputies [...]

Read full article: Public defender seeks probe into deputie...→
  • #Cook County

Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx

Cook County State's Attorney... Both New York and Los Angeles have coordinated, holistic and publicly-funded plans to dramatically reduce gun violence.

Read full article: Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx...→
Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart: Carry on peaceful protests, but looters and arsonists will go to jail

Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart: Carry on peaceful protests, but looters and arsonists will go to jail

Sheriff Tom Dart on Monday delivered a two-pronged message: Peaceful protesters should carry on, but looters and vandals will find there’s plenty of space for [...]

Read full article: Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart: Carry on p...→
Cook County Reaches ‘Grim Milestone’: More Deaths in 5 Months of 2020 Than in All of 2019

Cook County Reaches ‘Grim Milestone’: More Deaths in 5 Months of 2020 Than in All of 2019

Cook County has seen more deaths in the first half of 2020 than it had in all of 2019, Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle announced Wednesday.

Read full article: Cook County Reaches ‘Grim Milestone’: Mo...→
Cook County ME Could Review Deaths as Far Back as September if More COVID Cases Found

Cook County ME Could Review Deaths as Far Back as September if More COVID Cases Found

The Cook County Medical Examiner’s office could review deaths from as far back as September if it finds additional COVID-19 fatalities during its current analy [...]

Read full article: Cook County ME Could Review Deaths as Fa...→
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Second Man Charged In Murder Of Kimberly Underwood, Grandmother Mistaken For Rival Gang Member

Second Man Charged In Murder Of Kimberly Underwood, Grandmother Mistaken For Rival Gang Member

Cook County prosecutors alleged Avion King, 31, and six other gunman targeted Kimberly Underwood, 53, believing she was rival gang member.

Read full article: Second Man Charged In Murder Of Kimberly...→
Cook County To Waive Late Fees For 2nd Installment Property Tax Bills For 2 Months

Cook County To Waive Late Fees For 2nd Installment Property Tax Bills For 2 Months

The waiver would means property owners would have until Oct. 1 to pay without facing a 1.5% interest penalty. Bills are normally due by Aug. 3. 

Read full article: Cook County To Waive Late Fees For 2nd I...→
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Cook County to Review Deaths Dating Back to November for Cases of Coronavirus

Cook County to Review Deaths Dating Back to November for Cases of Coronavirus

The Cook County Medical Examiner’s office is conducting a review of deaths dating back to November of last year to see if any previously recorded deaths may ha [...]

Read full article: Cook County to Review Deaths Dating Back...→
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Cook County Sheriff's Deputy Dies From Complications Due To COVID-19

Cook County Sheriff's Deputy Dies From Complications Due To COVID-19

A Cook County Sheriff’s deputy died Sunday from complications due to COVID-19, the sheriff’s office announced.

Read full article: Cook County Sheriff's Deputy Dies From C...→
Cook County To Close Several Popular Forest Preserve Parking Lots On Weekends Due To Overcrowding Amid COVID-19 Crisis

Cook County To Close Several Popular Forest Preserve Parking Lots On Weekends Due To Overcrowding Amid COVID-19 Crisis

“Unfortunately, we have seen that on warm weekend days, these locations are too popular, with too many visitors who are not following critical public health gu [...]

Read full article: Cook County To Close Several Popular For...→
Sean Morrison reelected Cook County GOP chair

Sean Morrison reelected Cook County GOP chair

Cook County Republican Party Chairman Sean Morrison was unanimously reelected to a third term at the helm of the local party by committeemen this week.

Read full article: Sean Morrison reelected Cook County GOP ...→
Cook County to Livestream Court Proceedings During Coronavirus Pandemic

Cook County to Livestream Court Proceedings During Coronavirus Pandemic

Several Cook County court proceedings started livestreaming on YouTube Wednesday in an effort to limit person-to-person contact during the coronavirus pandemic [...]

Read full article: Cook County to Livestream Court Proceedi...→
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Cook County Detainee Attacks Guard, Steals Keys and Releases Other Inmates

Cook County Detainee Attacks Guard, Steals Keys and Releases Other Inmates

A detainee at Cook County Jail attacked three jail guards Tuesday — seriously injuring one — while stealing a guard’s keys to let out other detainees in the ma [...]

Read full article: Cook County Detainee Attacks Guard, Stea...→
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How will coronavirus affect your property taxes?

How will coronavirus affect your property taxes?

Cook County Assessor Fritz Kaegi will do a countywide reassessment to take into account the effects of the coronavirus shutdown on the real estate market, but [...]

Read full article: How will coronavirus affect your propert...→

Cook County To Launch $10 Million Loan Fund For Suburban Small Businesses And Independent Contractors

“Small businesses, gig workers, and entrepreneurs are at the heart of municipalities throughout Cook County, and we’re doing all that we can to support them," [...]

Read full article: Cook County To Launch $10 Million Loan F...→
Cook County Coronavirus Death Toll Surpasses 200 as 26 More Deaths Announced

Cook County Coronavirus Death Toll Surpasses 200 as 26 More Deaths Announced

The Cook County medical examiner announced 26 more deaths related to the coronavirus Sunday, pushing the county’s death toll up to 210. Cook County is home to [...]

Read full article: Cook County Coronavirus Death Toll Surpa...→

Cook County's head of COVID response is out

The decision to remove Dr. Terry Mason was made by the interim Cook County Health CEO, said Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle.

Read full article: Cook County's head of COVID response is ...→
Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office Employee Tests Positive for COVID-19

Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office Employee Tests Positive for COVID-19

The Cook County state’s attorney’s office Monday announced its first case of an employee who was diagnosed with COVID-19.

Read full article: Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office Em...→
Cook County State's Attorney's Office Employee Tests Positive For Coronavirus

Cook County State's Attorney's Office Employee Tests Positive For Coronavirus

The Cook County State’s Attorney’s office on Monday announced one of its staff has tested positive for the coronavirus.

Read full article: Cook County State's Attorney's Office Em...→
Cook County Won’t Prosecute Low-Level Drug Offenses During Coronavirus Pandemic

Cook County Won’t Prosecute Low-Level Drug Offenses During Coronavirus Pandemic

Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx announced Friday her office won’t prosecute non-violent, low-level drug offenses amid the coronavirus pandemic. The Cook [...]

Read full article: Cook County Won’t Prosecute Low-Level Dr...→