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2 Cook County Chief Judge’s Office Employees, 3 Clerk’s Office Employees Test Positive for COVID-19

2 Cook County Chief Judge’s Office Employees, 3 Clerk’s Office Employees Test Positive for COVID-19

Two employees with the office of the Chief Judge of the Circuit Court of Cook County, and three Clerk of the Circuit Court employees tested positive for COVID- [...] Read full article: 2 Cook County Chief Judge’s Office Emplo...→

2 Cook County Chief Judge’s Office Employees, 3 Clerk’s Office Employees Test Positive for COVID-19

2 Cook County Chief Judge’s Office Employees, 3 Clerk’s Office Employees Test Positive for COVID-19

Two employees with the office of the Chief Judge of the Circuit Court of Cook County, and three Clerk of the Circuit Court employees tested positive for COVID- [...] Read full article: 2 Cook County Chief Judge’s Office Emplo...→

Sarasota County Sheriff's Office Nabs 14 In 4 Day Retail Theft Operation

Sarasota County Sheriff's Office Nabs 14 In 4 Day Retail Theft Operation

Sheriff Tom Knight: 'Our goal is to...send a strong message to these repeat offenders that retail and drug crimes will continue to be strongly monitored and en [...] Read full article: Sarasota County Sheriff's Office Nabs 14...→

2 more detainees, employee at Cook County Juvenile detention center test positive for COVID-19

2 more detainees, employee at Cook County Juvenile detention center test positive for COVID-19

So far, 18 residents and 22 employees at the detention center have tested positive for the coronavirus, officials said. Read full article: 2 more detainees, employee at Cook Count...→

Dallas Police Chief Renee Hall Implements New Order For DPD Employees 'Duty To Intervene'

Dallas Police Chief Renee Hall Implements New Order For DPD Employees 'Duty To Intervene'

The chief of the Dallas Police Department, U. Renee Hall, has implemented a new general order regarding the duty of every department employee to intervene. Read full article: Dallas Police Chief Renee Hall Implement...→

Cook County rejects taller fences at truck lot near Elk Grove

Cook County rejects taller fences at truck lot near Elk Grove

With a nod to Elk Grove Village trustees, Cook County commissioners have rejected a truck repair company's plans to install taller fences around unincorporated [...] Read full article: Cook County rejects taller fences at tru...→

An ‘Unprecedented’ 15 Gun-Related Homicides Reported Sunday in Cook County

An ‘Unprecedented’ 15 Gun-Related Homicides Reported Sunday in Cook County

A total of 15 gun-related homicides took place across Cook County Sunday, the highest number of daily homicides the chief medical examiner said she has seen in [...] Read full article: An ‘Unprecedented’ 15 Gun-Related Homici...→

Tim Cook: Apple Employees Feel Afraid in Their 'Own Skin'

Tim Cook: Apple Employees Feel Afraid in Their 'Own Skin'

On Sunday, Apple CEO Tim Cook sent a memo to employees addressing the recent killing of George Floyd which has sparked protests across the United States. Accor [...] Read full article: Tim Cook: Apple Employees Feel Afraid in...→

New payment model at Cook County Medicaid plan

The arrangement aims to provide consistent revenue to clinics in vulnerable communities at a time when many patients are avoiding in-person care. Read full article: New payment model at Cook County Medicai...→

Cook County Health narrows CEO field to 12, plans to open another building at jail for COVID-19 response

Cook County Health narrows CEO field to 12, plans to open another building at jail for COVID-19 response

Five of the 12 have already been interviewed, M. Hill Hammock, Chair of Cook County Health’s Board of Directors, said Friday. Read full article: Cook County Health narrows CEO field to ...→

Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins on Battling COVID-19, and the Governor, as Texas Reopens

“Now we're just working with this unprecedented state usurpation of local control, trying to keep people safe as best we can.” Read full article: Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins on Batt...→

South and west suburbs see 8%-15% decrease in home values amid coronavirus pandemic, Cook County assessor says

South and west suburbs see 8%-15% decrease in home values amid coronavirus pandemic, Cook County assessor says

The Cook County assessor’s office has estimated double-digit home value declines for property owners in the south and west suburbs this year as the brutal econ [...] Read full article: South and west suburbs see 8%-15% decrea...→

Google Gifts Employees $1,000 to Buy Home Office Furniture

Google Gifts Employees $1,000 to Buy Home Office Furniture

Google wants to make sure its employees have the home office setups they need to do their jobs remotely. Google CEO Sundar Pichai announced in a blog post on T [...] Read full article: Google Gifts Employees $1,000 to Buy Hom...→

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 civil, criminal cases postponed

Cook County civil, criminal cases postponed

Many criminal and civil cases pending in Cook County courts, including trials, have been postponed following Chief Judge Timothy C. Evans' extension of his ord [...] Read full article: Cook County civil, criminal cases postpo...→

Gov. JB Pritzker Appeals After Judge Grants Stay-At-Home Exemption To Clay County Resident, Tanning Salon

Gov. JB Pritzker Appeals After Judge Grants Stay-At-Home Exemption To Clay County Resident, Tanning Salon

CHICAGO (CBS) — Gov. JB Pritzker is asking the Illinois Appellate Court to vacate a temporary restraining order granted to a Clay County business owner and his [...] Read full article: Gov. JB Pritzker Appeals After Judge Gra...→

Cook County president blocks measure to give first responders access to COVID-19 patient addresses

Cook County president blocks measure to give first responders access to COVID-19 patient addresses

The top official in the county surrounding Chicago blocked a resolution Tuesday that would have provided first responders with addresses of COVID-19 patients, [...] Read full article: Cook County president blocks measure to ...→

Cook County backs property tax incentives for 3 suburban businesses

Cook County backs property tax incentives for 3 suburban businesses

Cook County commissioners last week approved property tax incentives to assist with business developments in Arlington Heights, Schaumburg and Wheeling. Read full article: Cook County backs property tax incentive...→

Sheriff Grady Judd: 54 DUI Arrests In May By Polk County Sheriff's Office

Sheriff Grady Judd: 54 DUI Arrests In May By Polk County Sheriff's Office

Out of those fifty-four arrested, eleven of them have been arrested for DUI before. Seven of those eleven have one prior DUI arrest. The other four have two pr [...] Read full article: Sheriff Grady Judd: 54 DUI Arrests In Ma...→

A judge denied Friday a request by the Orange County District Attorney’s Office  [...]

A judge denied Friday a request by the Orange County District Attorney’s Office [...]

A judge denied Friday a request by the Orange County District Attorney’s Office to drop charges against a Newport Beach surgeon and his girlfriend, who are... Read full article: A judge denied Friday a request by the O...→

He was identified as Andre Jackson, the Cook County medical examiner’s office sa [...]

He was identified as Andre Jackson, the Cook County medical examiner’s office sa [...]

He was identified as Andre Jackson, the Cook County medical examiner’s office said. He lived in the neighborhood. Read full article: He was identified as Andre Jackson, the ...→

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 Medicaid plan gets new payment model • Amita’s new strategy chief • Outpatient visits on the rise

NEW PAYMENT MODEL UNDER COOK COUNTY'S MEDICAID PLAN: As fewer patients seek medical care amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Cook County Health’s Medicaid plan is inst [...] Read full article: Cook County Medicaid plan gets new payme...→

Order to prevent spread of coronavirus at Cook County Jail to continue while sheriff’s office appeals

Order to prevent spread of coronavirus at Cook County Jail to continue while sheriff’s office appeals

A federal judge also denied a request for the sheriff’s office to quickly turn over records to attorneys for detainees about whether jail is following the cour [...] Read full article: Order to prevent spread of coronavirus a...→

Boulder County Sheriff’s Office solves 1970 rape and murder case

Boulder County Sheriff’s Office solves 1970 rape and murder case

The Boulder County Sheriff’s Office said DNA evidence has identified a man who died in 2019 as the person who likely raped and murdered a 23-year-old Denver wo [...] Read full article: Boulder County Sheriff’s Office solves 1...→

Richard M. Daley, ex-mayor’s son Patrick Daley bankrolling lender Renovo Financial profiting on Cook County Land Bank Authority deals

Richard M. Daley, ex-mayor’s son Patrick Daley bankrolling lender Renovo Financial profiting on Cook County Land Bank Authority deals

They’re investors in a firm cashing in on the Cook County Land Bank Authority, financing rehabbers who flip properties for double, triple, even 50 times what t [...] Read full article: Richard M. Daley, ex-mayor’s son Patrick...→

San Diego County Assessor, Recorder and Clerk Ernie Dronenburg said he felt his [...]

San Diego County Assessor, Recorder and Clerk Ernie Dronenburg said he felt his office had to keep the thousand-plus marriage reservations during the coronavir [...] Read full article: San Diego County Assessor, Recorder and ...→

Horse killed in Elbert County “execution style” owner says; sheriff’s office looking for suspect

Horse killed in Elbert County “execution style” owner says; sheriff’s office looking for suspect

Dan Havens, the owner of Laredo, a 21-year-old horse he had raised since it was born found his prized horse with a bullet hole in its head. Read full article: Horse killed in Elbert County “execution...→

Sheriff’s Office: Human Remains Found In Monroe County Drainage Ditch

Sheriff’s Office: Human Remains Found In Monroe County Drainage Ditch

The Sheriff’s Office says human skeletal remains were found in a drainage ditch in Monroe County. Read full article: Sheriff’s Office: Human Remains Found In...→

From healthcare history to hospitality: Storied old Cook County Hospital slated to open in July with hotels, offices, museum

From healthcare history to hospitality: Storied old Cook County Hospital slated to open in July with hotels, offices, museum

Ald. Walter Burnett, who was born in the West Side hospital nearly 57 years ago, said he’s "looking to have a birthday party here at Cook County Hospital." Two [...] Read full article: From healthcare history to hospitality: ...→

Should Lake County eliminate the recorder's office? Voters could decide

Should Lake County eliminate the recorder's office? Voters could decide

Years after the idea was first proposed, a plan to eliminate the office of the Lake County recorder of deeds may appear on November's ballots. Read full article: Should Lake County eliminate the recorde...→

Cook County campsites, dog parks among amenities reopening

Cook County campsites, dog parks among amenities reopening

The Forest Preserves of Cook County on Thursday announced the reopening of more amenities, such as camp sites and off-leash dog areas, in conjunction with the [...] Read full article: Cook County campsites, dog parks among a...→

The Will County State’s Attorney’s Office has asked the Illinois State Police to [...]

The Will County State’s Attorney’s Office has asked the Illinois State Police to investigate an incident involving Joliet Mayor Bob O’Dekirk and protesters tha [...] Read full article: The Will County State’s Attorney’s Offic...→

The Cook County medical examiner’s office identified her as Lazarra Daniels of L [...]

The Cook County medical examiner’s office identified her as Lazarra Daniels of Lawndale.... Music-based companies Live Nation and TikTok, as well as the Record [...] Read full article: The Cook County medical examiner’s offic...→

Tarrant County Sheriff's Office Addresses Suicide, Birth And COVID-19 Death At Jail - All Within Last Month

Tarrant County Sheriff's Office Addresses Suicide, Birth And COVID-19 Death At Jail - All Within Last Month

The Tarrant County Sheriff's Office took to Facebook Thursday to address recent incidents at the jail within the last month, and one of those events caused the [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Sheriff's Office Addresse...→

Watchdog Group Wants Tarrant County Sheriff’s Office Investigated After Decertification And Unattended Jail Birth

Watchdog Group Wants Tarrant County Sheriff’s Office Investigated After Decertification And Unattended Jail Birth

A jail watchdog group is calling on commissioners to investigate the Tarrant County Sheriff’s Office after the jail temporarily lost certification and a woman, [...] Read full article: Watchdog Group Wants Tarrant County Sher...→

Judge who asked alleged rape victim if she tried closing her legs is removed from office

Judge who asked alleged rape victim if she tried closing her legs is removed from office

A New Jersey Supreme Court Justice said John Russo Jr. made "repeated and serious acts of misconduct" while he was a judge in Ocean County. Read full article: Judge who asked alleged rape victim if s...→

Jeff Zucker: Most CNN Employees Won't Return to the Office this Year

Jeff Zucker: Most CNN Employees Won't Return to the Office this Year

CNN's Jeff Zucker said in a company-wide memo that "the majority" of CNN employees will not return to the network's office this year. Read full article: Jeff Zucker: Most CNN Employees Won't Re...→

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...→

Chief federal judge slowly trying to get court moving again, but no jury trials until August

Chief federal judge slowly trying to get court moving again, but no jury trials until August

U.S. District Chief Judge Rebecca Pallmeyer said there will be less "face time" between attorneys and judges, and more court business done on paper. Read full article: Chief federal judge slowly trying to get...→

Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle Vetoes Plan To Release Addresses Of Confirmed COVID-19 Patients To First Responders

Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle Vetoes Plan To Release Addresses Of Confirmed COVID-19 Patients To First Responders

"I cannot support the release of this information and am wholly disappointed in the decision to dispute the opinions of our public health experts, including th [...] Read full article: Cook County Board President Toni Preckwi...→

Sarasota County Sheriff's Office Nabs 14 In 4 Day Retail Theft Operation

Sarasota County Sheriff's Office Nabs 14 In 4 Day Retail Theft Operation

Sheriff Tom Knight: 'Our goal is to...send a strong message to these repeat offenders that retail and drug crimes will continue to be strongly monitored and en [...] Read full article: Sarasota County Sheriff's Office Nabs 14...→

From healthcare history to hospitality: Storied old Cook County Hospital slated to open in July with hotels, offices, museum

From healthcare history to hospitality: Storied old Cook County Hospital slated to open in July with hotels, offices, museum

Ald. Walter Burnett, who was born in the West Side hospital nearly 57 years ago, said he’s "looking to have a birthday party here at Cook County Hospital." Two [...] Read full article: From healthcare history to hospitality: ...→

A judge denied Friday a request by the Orange County District Attorney’s Office  [...]

A judge denied Friday a request by the Orange County District Attorney’s Office [...]

A judge denied Friday a request by the Orange County District Attorney’s Office to drop charges against a Newport Beach surgeon and his girlfriend, who are... Read full article: A judge denied Friday a request by the O...→

Dallas Police Chief Renee Hall Implements New Order For DPD Employees 'Duty To Intervene'

Dallas Police Chief Renee Hall Implements New Order For DPD Employees 'Duty To Intervene'

The chief of the Dallas Police Department, U. Renee Hall, has implemented a new general order regarding the duty of every department employee to intervene. Read full article: Dallas Police Chief Renee Hall Implement...→

Cook County campsites, dog parks among amenities reopening

Cook County campsites, dog parks among amenities reopening

The Forest Preserves of Cook County on Thursday announced the reopening of more amenities, such as camp sites and off-leash dog areas, in conjunction with the [...] Read full article: Cook County campsites, dog parks among a...→

He was identified as Andre Jackson, the Cook County medical examiner’s office sa [...]

He was identified as Andre Jackson, the Cook County medical examiner’s office sa [...]

He was identified as Andre Jackson, the Cook County medical examiner’s office said. He lived in the neighborhood. Read full article: He was identified as Andre Jackson, the ...→

An ‘Unprecedented’ 15 Gun-Related Homicides Reported Sunday in Cook County

An ‘Unprecedented’ 15 Gun-Related Homicides Reported Sunday in Cook County

A total of 15 gun-related homicides took place across Cook County Sunday, the highest number of daily homicides the chief medical examiner said she has seen in [...] Read full article: An ‘Unprecedented’ 15 Gun-Related Homici...→

The Cook County medical examiner’s office identified her as Lazarra Daniels of L [...]

The Cook County medical examiner’s office identified her as Lazarra Daniels of Lawndale.... Music-based companies Live Nation and TikTok, as well as the Record [...] Read full article: The Cook County medical examiner’s offic...→

Cook County Medicaid plan gets new payment model • Amita’s new strategy chief • Outpatient visits on the rise

NEW PAYMENT MODEL UNDER COOK COUNTY'S MEDICAID PLAN: As fewer patients seek medical care amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Cook County Health’s Medicaid plan is inst [...] Read full article: Cook County Medicaid plan gets new payme...→

New payment model at Cook County Medicaid plan

The arrangement aims to provide consistent revenue to clinics in vulnerable communities at a time when many patients are avoiding in-person care. Read full article: New payment model at Cook County Medicai...→

Tarrant County Sheriff's Office Addresses Suicide, Birth And COVID-19 Death At Jail - All Within Last Month

Tarrant County Sheriff's Office Addresses Suicide, Birth And COVID-19 Death At Jail - All Within Last Month

The Tarrant County Sheriff's Office took to Facebook Thursday to address recent incidents at the jail within the last month, and one of those events caused the [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Sheriff's Office Addresse...→

Boulder County Sheriff’s Office solves 1970 rape and murder case

Boulder County Sheriff’s Office solves 1970 rape and murder case

The Boulder County Sheriff’s Office said DNA evidence has identified a man who died in 2019 as the person who likely raped and murdered a 23-year-old Denver wo [...] Read full article: Boulder County Sheriff’s Office solves 1...→

Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins on Battling COVID-19, and the Governor, as Texas Reopens

“Now we're just working with this unprecedented state usurpation of local control, trying to keep people safe as best we can.” Read full article: Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins on Batt...→

San Diego County Assessor, Recorder and Clerk Ernie Dronenburg said he felt his [...]

San Diego County Assessor, Recorder and Clerk Ernie Dronenburg said he felt his office had to keep the thousand-plus marriage reservations during the coronavir [...] Read full article: San Diego County Assessor, Recorder and ...→

Google Gifts Employees $1,000 to Buy Home Office Furniture

Google Gifts Employees $1,000 to Buy Home Office Furniture

Google wants to make sure its employees have the home office setups they need to do their jobs remotely. Google CEO Sundar Pichai announced in a blog post on T [...] Read full article: Google Gifts Employees $1,000 to Buy Hom...→

Cook County civil, criminal cases postponed

Cook County civil, criminal cases postponed

Many criminal and civil cases pending in Cook County courts, including trials, have been postponed following Chief Judge Timothy C. Evans' extension of his ord [...] Read full article: Cook County civil, criminal cases postpo...→

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...→

Horse killed in Elbert County “execution style” owner says; sheriff’s office looking for suspect

Horse killed in Elbert County “execution style” owner says; sheriff’s office looking for suspect

Dan Havens, the owner of Laredo, a 21-year-old horse he had raised since it was born found his prized horse with a bullet hole in its head. Read full article: Horse killed in Elbert County “execution...→

Cook County president blocks measure to give first responders access to COVID-19 patient addresses

Cook County president blocks measure to give first responders access to COVID-19 patient addresses

The top official in the county surrounding Chicago blocked a resolution Tuesday that would have provided first responders with addresses of COVID-19 patients, [...] Read full article: Cook County president blocks measure to ...→

Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle Vetoes Plan To Release Addresses Of Confirmed COVID-19 Patients To First Responders

Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle Vetoes Plan To Release Addresses Of Confirmed COVID-19 Patients To First Responders

"I cannot support the release of this information and am wholly disappointed in the decision to dispute the opinions of our public health experts, including th [...] Read full article: Cook County Board President Toni Preckwi...→

Sheriff Grady Judd: 54 DUI Arrests In May By Polk County Sheriff's Office

Sheriff Grady Judd: 54 DUI Arrests In May By Polk County Sheriff's Office

Out of those fifty-four arrested, eleven of them have been arrested for DUI before. Seven of those eleven have one prior DUI arrest. The other four have two pr [...] Read full article: Sheriff Grady Judd: 54 DUI Arrests In Ma...→

2 more detainees, employee at Cook County Juvenile detention center test positive for COVID-19

2 more detainees, employee at Cook County Juvenile detention center test positive for COVID-19

So far, 18 residents and 22 employees at the detention center have tested positive for the coronavirus, officials said. Read full article: 2 more detainees, employee at Cook Count...→

Should Lake County eliminate the recorder's office? Voters could decide

Should Lake County eliminate the recorder's office? Voters could decide

Years after the idea was first proposed, a plan to eliminate the office of the Lake County recorder of deeds may appear on November's ballots. Read full article: Should Lake County eliminate the recorde...→

Cook County rejects taller fences at truck lot near Elk Grove

Cook County rejects taller fences at truck lot near Elk Grove

With a nod to Elk Grove Village trustees, Cook County commissioners have rejected a truck repair company's plans to install taller fences around unincorporated [...] Read full article: Cook County rejects taller fences at tru...→

The Will County State’s Attorney’s Office has asked the Illinois State Police to [...]

The Will County State’s Attorney’s Office has asked the Illinois State Police to investigate an incident involving Joliet Mayor Bob O’Dekirk and protesters tha [...] Read full article: The Will County State’s Attorney’s Offic...→

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...→

Tim Cook: Apple Employees Feel Afraid in Their 'Own Skin'

Tim Cook: Apple Employees Feel Afraid in Their 'Own Skin'

On Sunday, Apple CEO Tim Cook sent a memo to employees addressing the recent killing of George Floyd which has sparked protests across the United States. Accor [...] Read full article: Tim Cook: Apple Employees Feel Afraid in...→

Order to prevent spread of coronavirus at Cook County Jail to continue while sheriff’s office appeals

Order to prevent spread of coronavirus at Cook County Jail to continue while sheriff’s office appeals

A federal judge also denied a request for the sheriff’s office to quickly turn over records to attorneys for detainees about whether jail is following the cour [...] Read full article: Order to prevent spread of coronavirus a...→

Cook County Health narrows CEO field to 12, plans to open another building at jail for COVID-19 response

Cook County Health narrows CEO field to 12, plans to open another building at jail for COVID-19 response

Five of the 12 have already been interviewed, M. Hill Hammock, Chair of Cook County Health’s Board of Directors, said Friday. Read full article: Cook County Health narrows CEO field to ...→

Watchdog Group Wants Tarrant County Sheriff’s Office Investigated After Decertification And Unattended Jail Birth

Watchdog Group Wants Tarrant County Sheriff’s Office Investigated After Decertification And Unattended Jail Birth

A jail watchdog group is calling on commissioners to investigate the Tarrant County Sheriff’s Office after the jail temporarily lost certification and a woman, [...] Read full article: Watchdog Group Wants Tarrant County Sher...→

Richard M. Daley, ex-mayor’s son Patrick Daley bankrolling lender Renovo Financial profiting on Cook County Land Bank Authority deals

Richard M. Daley, ex-mayor’s son Patrick Daley bankrolling lender Renovo Financial profiting on Cook County Land Bank Authority deals

They’re investors in a firm cashing in on the Cook County Land Bank Authority, financing rehabbers who flip properties for double, triple, even 50 times what t [...] Read full article: Richard M. Daley, ex-mayor’s son Patrick...→

South and west suburbs see 8%-15% decrease in home values amid coronavirus pandemic, Cook County assessor says

South and west suburbs see 8%-15% decrease in home values amid coronavirus pandemic, Cook County assessor says

The Cook County assessor’s office has estimated double-digit home value declines for property owners in the south and west suburbs this year as the brutal econ [...] Read full article: South and west suburbs see 8%-15% decrea...→

Judge who asked alleged rape victim if she tried closing her legs is removed from office

Judge who asked alleged rape victim if she tried closing her legs is removed from office

A New Jersey Supreme Court Justice said John Russo Jr. made "repeated and serious acts of misconduct" while he was a judge in Ocean County. Read full article: Judge who asked alleged rape victim if s...→

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...→

Jeff Zucker: Most CNN Employees Won't Return to the Office this Year

Jeff Zucker: Most CNN Employees Won't Return to the Office this Year

CNN's Jeff Zucker said in a company-wide memo that "the majority" of CNN employees will not return to the network's office this year. Read full article: Jeff Zucker: Most CNN Employees Won't Re...→

Gov. JB Pritzker Appeals After Judge Grants Stay-At-Home Exemption To Clay County Resident, Tanning Salon

Gov. JB Pritzker Appeals After Judge Grants Stay-At-Home Exemption To Clay County Resident, Tanning Salon

CHICAGO (CBS) — Gov. JB Pritzker is asking the Illinois Appellate Court to vacate a temporary restraining order granted to a Clay County business owner and his [...] Read full article: Gov. JB Pritzker Appeals After Judge Gra...→

Chief federal judge slowly trying to get court moving again, but no jury trials until August

Chief federal judge slowly trying to get court moving again, but no jury trials until August

U.S. District Chief Judge Rebecca Pallmeyer said there will be less "face time" between attorneys and judges, and more court business done on paper. Read full article: Chief federal judge slowly trying to get...→

Sheriff’s Office: Human Remains Found In Monroe County Drainage Ditch

Sheriff’s Office: Human Remains Found In Monroe County Drainage Ditch

The Sheriff’s Office says human skeletal remains were found in a drainage ditch in Monroe County. Read full article: Sheriff’s Office: Human Remains Found In...→

Cook County backs property tax incentives for 3 suburban businesses

Cook County backs property tax incentives for 3 suburban businesses

Cook County commissioners last week approved property tax incentives to assist with business developments in Arlington Heights, Schaumburg and Wheeling. Read full article: Cook County backs property tax incentive...→

Sarasota County Sheriff's Office Nabs 14 In 4 Day Retail Theft Operation

Sarasota County Sheriff's Office Nabs 14 In 4 Day Retail Theft Operation

Sheriff Tom Knight: 'Our goal is to...send a strong message to these repeat offenders that retail and drug crimes will continue to be strongly monitored and en [...] Read full article: Sarasota County Sheriff's Office Nabs 14...→

Sheriff Grady Judd: 54 DUI Arrests In May By Polk County Sheriff's Office

Sheriff Grady Judd: 54 DUI Arrests In May By Polk County Sheriff's Office

Out of those fifty-four arrested, eleven of them have been arrested for DUI before. Seven of those eleven have one prior DUI arrest. The other four have two pr [...] Read full article: Sheriff Grady Judd: 54 DUI Arrests In Ma...→

From healthcare history to hospitality: Storied old Cook County Hospital slated to open in July with hotels, offices, museum

From healthcare history to hospitality: Storied old Cook County Hospital slated to open in July with hotels, offices, museum

Ald. Walter Burnett, who was born in the West Side hospital nearly 57 years ago, said he’s "looking to have a birthday party here at Cook County Hospital." Two [...] Read full article: From healthcare history to hospitality: ...→

2 more detainees, employee at Cook County Juvenile detention center test positive for COVID-19

2 more detainees, employee at Cook County Juvenile detention center test positive for COVID-19

So far, 18 residents and 22 employees at the detention center have tested positive for the coronavirus, officials said. Read full article: 2 more detainees, employee at Cook Count...→

A judge denied Friday a request by the Orange County District Attorney’s Office  [...]

A judge denied Friday a request by the Orange County District Attorney’s Office [...]

A judge denied Friday a request by the Orange County District Attorney’s Office to drop charges against a Newport Beach surgeon and his girlfriend, who are... Read full article: A judge denied Friday a request by the O...→

Should Lake County eliminate the recorder's office? Voters could decide

Should Lake County eliminate the recorder's office? Voters could decide

Years after the idea was first proposed, a plan to eliminate the office of the Lake County recorder of deeds may appear on November's ballots. Read full article: Should Lake County eliminate the recorde...→

Dallas Police Chief Renee Hall Implements New Order For DPD Employees 'Duty To Intervene'

Dallas Police Chief Renee Hall Implements New Order For DPD Employees 'Duty To Intervene'

The chief of the Dallas Police Department, U. Renee Hall, has implemented a new general order regarding the duty of every department employee to intervene. Read full article: Dallas Police Chief Renee Hall Implement...→

Cook County campsites, dog parks among amenities reopening

Cook County campsites, dog parks among amenities reopening

The Forest Preserves of Cook County on Thursday announced the reopening of more amenities, such as camp sites and off-leash dog areas, in conjunction with the [...] Read full article: Cook County campsites, dog parks among a...→

Cook County rejects taller fences at truck lot near Elk Grove

Cook County rejects taller fences at truck lot near Elk Grove

With a nod to Elk Grove Village trustees, Cook County commissioners have rejected a truck repair company's plans to install taller fences around unincorporated [...] Read full article: Cook County rejects taller fences at tru...→

He was identified as Andre Jackson, the Cook County medical examiner’s office sa [...]

He was identified as Andre Jackson, the Cook County medical examiner’s office sa [...]

He was identified as Andre Jackson, the Cook County medical examiner’s office said. He lived in the neighborhood. Read full article: He was identified as Andre Jackson, the ...→

The Will County State’s Attorney’s Office has asked the Illinois State Police to [...]

The Will County State’s Attorney’s Office has asked the Illinois State Police to investigate an incident involving Joliet Mayor Bob O’Dekirk and protesters tha [...] Read full article: The Will County State’s Attorney’s Offic...→

An ‘Unprecedented’ 15 Gun-Related Homicides Reported Sunday in Cook County

An ‘Unprecedented’ 15 Gun-Related Homicides Reported Sunday in Cook County

A total of 15 gun-related homicides took place across Cook County Sunday, the highest number of daily homicides the chief medical examiner said she has seen in [...] Read full article: An ‘Unprecedented’ 15 Gun-Related Homici...→

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...→

The Cook County medical examiner’s office identified her as Lazarra Daniels of L [...]

The Cook County medical examiner’s office identified her as Lazarra Daniels of Lawndale.... Music-based companies Live Nation and TikTok, as well as the Record [...] Read full article: The Cook County medical examiner’s offic...→

Tim Cook: Apple Employees Feel Afraid in Their 'Own Skin'

Tim Cook: Apple Employees Feel Afraid in Their 'Own Skin'

On Sunday, Apple CEO Tim Cook sent a memo to employees addressing the recent killing of George Floyd which has sparked protests across the United States. Accor [...] Read full article: Tim Cook: Apple Employees Feel Afraid in...→

Cook County Medicaid plan gets new payment model • Amita’s new strategy chief • Outpatient visits on the rise

NEW PAYMENT MODEL UNDER COOK COUNTY'S MEDICAID PLAN: As fewer patients seek medical care amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Cook County Health’s Medicaid plan is inst [...] Read full article: Cook County Medicaid plan gets new payme...→

New payment model at Cook County Medicaid plan

The arrangement aims to provide consistent revenue to clinics in vulnerable communities at a time when many patients are avoiding in-person care. Read full article: New payment model at Cook County Medicai...→

Order to prevent spread of coronavirus at Cook County Jail to continue while sheriff’s office appeals

Order to prevent spread of coronavirus at Cook County Jail to continue while sheriff’s office appeals

A federal judge also denied a request for the sheriff’s office to quickly turn over records to attorneys for detainees about whether jail is following the cour [...] Read full article: Order to prevent spread of coronavirus a...→

Tarrant County Sheriff's Office Addresses Suicide, Birth And COVID-19 Death At Jail - All Within Last Month

Tarrant County Sheriff's Office Addresses Suicide, Birth And COVID-19 Death At Jail - All Within Last Month

The Tarrant County Sheriff's Office took to Facebook Thursday to address recent incidents at the jail within the last month, and one of those events caused the [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Sheriff's Office Addresse...→

Cook County Health narrows CEO field to 12, plans to open another building at jail for COVID-19 response

Cook County Health narrows CEO field to 12, plans to open another building at jail for COVID-19 response

Five of the 12 have already been interviewed, M. Hill Hammock, Chair of Cook County Health’s Board of Directors, said Friday. Read full article: Cook County Health narrows CEO field to ...→

Boulder County Sheriff’s Office solves 1970 rape and murder case

Boulder County Sheriff’s Office solves 1970 rape and murder case

The Boulder County Sheriff’s Office said DNA evidence has identified a man who died in 2019 as the person who likely raped and murdered a 23-year-old Denver wo [...] Read full article: Boulder County Sheriff’s Office solves 1...→

Watchdog Group Wants Tarrant County Sheriff’s Office Investigated After Decertification And Unattended Jail Birth

Watchdog Group Wants Tarrant County Sheriff’s Office Investigated After Decertification And Unattended Jail Birth

A jail watchdog group is calling on commissioners to investigate the Tarrant County Sheriff’s Office after the jail temporarily lost certification and a woman, [...] Read full article: Watchdog Group Wants Tarrant County Sher...→

Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins on Battling COVID-19, and the Governor, as Texas Reopens

“Now we're just working with this unprecedented state usurpation of local control, trying to keep people safe as best we can.” Read full article: Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins on Batt...→

Richard M. Daley, ex-mayor’s son Patrick Daley bankrolling lender Renovo Financial profiting on Cook County Land Bank Authority deals

Richard M. Daley, ex-mayor’s son Patrick Daley bankrolling lender Renovo Financial profiting on Cook County Land Bank Authority deals

They’re investors in a firm cashing in on the Cook County Land Bank Authority, financing rehabbers who flip properties for double, triple, even 50 times what t [...] Read full article: Richard M. Daley, ex-mayor’s son Patrick...→

South and west suburbs see 8%-15% decrease in home values amid coronavirus pandemic, Cook County assessor says

South and west suburbs see 8%-15% decrease in home values amid coronavirus pandemic, Cook County assessor says

The Cook County assessor’s office has estimated double-digit home value declines for property owners in the south and west suburbs this year as the brutal econ [...] Read full article: South and west suburbs see 8%-15% decrea...→

San Diego County Assessor, Recorder and Clerk Ernie Dronenburg said he felt his [...]

San Diego County Assessor, Recorder and Clerk Ernie Dronenburg said he felt his office had to keep the thousand-plus marriage reservations during the coronavir [...] Read full article: San Diego County Assessor, Recorder and ...→

Judge who asked alleged rape victim if she tried closing her legs is removed from office

Judge who asked alleged rape victim if she tried closing her legs is removed from office

A New Jersey Supreme Court Justice said John Russo Jr. made "repeated and serious acts of misconduct" while he was a judge in Ocean County. Read full article: Judge who asked alleged rape victim if s...→

Google Gifts Employees $1,000 to Buy Home Office Furniture

Google Gifts Employees $1,000 to Buy Home Office Furniture

Google wants to make sure its employees have the home office setups they need to do their jobs remotely. Google CEO Sundar Pichai announced in a blog post on T [...] Read full article: Google Gifts Employees $1,000 to Buy Hom...→

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...→

Jeff Zucker: Most CNN Employees Won't Return to the Office this Year

Jeff Zucker: Most CNN Employees Won't Return to the Office this Year

CNN's Jeff Zucker said in a company-wide memo that "the majority" of CNN employees will not return to the network's office this year. Read full article: Jeff Zucker: Most CNN Employees Won't Re...→

Cook County civil, criminal cases postponed

Cook County civil, criminal cases postponed

Many criminal and civil cases pending in Cook County courts, including trials, have been postponed following Chief Judge Timothy C. Evans' extension of his ord [...] Read full article: Cook County civil, criminal cases postpo...→

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...→

Gov. JB Pritzker Appeals After Judge Grants Stay-At-Home Exemption To Clay County Resident, Tanning Salon

Gov. JB Pritzker Appeals After Judge Grants Stay-At-Home Exemption To Clay County Resident, Tanning Salon

CHICAGO (CBS) — Gov. JB Pritzker is asking the Illinois Appellate Court to vacate a temporary restraining order granted to a Clay County business owner and his [...] Read full article: Gov. JB Pritzker Appeals After Judge Gra...→

Horse killed in Elbert County “execution style” owner says; sheriff’s office looking for suspect

Horse killed in Elbert County “execution style” owner says; sheriff’s office looking for suspect

Dan Havens, the owner of Laredo, a 21-year-old horse he had raised since it was born found his prized horse with a bullet hole in its head. Read full article: Horse killed in Elbert County “execution...→

Chief federal judge slowly trying to get court moving again, but no jury trials until August

Chief federal judge slowly trying to get court moving again, but no jury trials until August

U.S. District Chief Judge Rebecca Pallmeyer said there will be less "face time" between attorneys and judges, and more court business done on paper. Read full article: Chief federal judge slowly trying to get...→

Cook County president blocks measure to give first responders access to COVID-19 patient addresses

Cook County president blocks measure to give first responders access to COVID-19 patient addresses

The top official in the county surrounding Chicago blocked a resolution Tuesday that would have provided first responders with addresses of COVID-19 patients, [...] Read full article: Cook County president blocks measure to ...→

Sheriff’s Office: Human Remains Found In Monroe County Drainage Ditch

Sheriff’s Office: Human Remains Found In Monroe County Drainage Ditch

The Sheriff’s Office says human skeletal remains were found in a drainage ditch in Monroe County. Read full article: Sheriff’s Office: Human Remains Found In...→

Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle Vetoes Plan To Release Addresses Of Confirmed COVID-19 Patients To First Responders

Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle Vetoes Plan To Release Addresses Of Confirmed COVID-19 Patients To First Responders

"I cannot support the release of this information and am wholly disappointed in the decision to dispute the opinions of our public health experts, including th [...] Read full article: Cook County Board President Toni Preckwi...→

Cook County backs property tax incentives for 3 suburban businesses

Cook County backs property tax incentives for 3 suburban businesses

Cook County commissioners last week approved property tax incentives to assist with business developments in Arlington Heights, Schaumburg and Wheeling. Read full article: Cook County backs property tax incentive...→