A collaboration between Rush University Medical Center and Cook County Health and Hospitals System, considered a national model for developing strategies to combat drug resistant bacteria, was awarded nearly $10 million by the CDC
The 60169 ZIP code comprises the village of Hoffman Estates, about an hour drive from Chicago. Part of Cook County, Hoffman Estates is home to Poplar Creek Country Club and James B. Conant High School, a public high school with a 9/10 rating on Greatschools...
The housing market in Chicago's west and north suburbs are really heating up so far this year. According to recent data released by the Mainstreet Organization of Realtors (MORe), Lake, DuPage and parts of Cook counties are witnessing an increase in home prices as of May compared with the same time last year...
The Republican Party chapters in both Chicago and Cook County, Illinois filed a federal lawsuit accusing Democrats of infiltrating their party in violation of a new bylaw, Courtroom News reported. According to the suit, Sammy Tenuta and Frances Sapone’s wins in the party’s state primary...
Cook County, Illinois, which includes Chicago and is home to over 5 million people, struggles with poverty, unemployment and homelessness -- but a new program inspired by social enterprise aims to help.
“A man who pleaded guilty to reckless driving in a suburban Chicago accident that injured multiple people last year is now pursuing a lawsuit over the crash.” William Kivit contends in his Cook County lawsuit that the city of Park Ridge...Show More Summary
True? False? Any sheriffs care to tell? SCC, you might want to talk with some of your Cook County Correction friends and ask them about the toilet paper scandal going on over at 26th. Apparently the wise Sherrif is no longer supplying toilet paper to these officers while at work. Show More Summary
An unusual, "unwritten" property tax policy saved Donald Trump almost a million dollars on a vacant Trump Tower penthouse. [ more › ]
Over 300 Chicago jail employees called in sick, prompting corrections officials to placed Cook County jail on lockdown Sunday.
The jail was placed on lockdown. "Trends definitely point to the nice weather, the holiday, and Game 7 as factors." [ more › ]
A Chicago singer who appeared on the Mexican version of The Voice in 2011 has died after he was shot in an ambush while celebrating his birthday with friends. The Cook County Medical Examiner's office confirmed that 45-year-old Alejandro "Jano" Fuentes died on Saturday. He was shot three times in...
Alejandro "Jano" Fuentes is dead after being shot multiple times on Chicago's southwest side on Thursday. NBC News reported that Fuentes, 45, was pronounced dead by the Cook County Medical Examiner's Office on Saturday afternoon. According...Show More Summary
The 60827 ZIP code comprises the Chicago communities of Riverdale and Calumet Park, about a 35 minute drive from the city. The area lies in Cook County on the Little Calumet River and is known for its industrial businesses...
Chicago police say they're investigating the killing of a gang member who appears to have captured his own fatal shooting in a real-time video post on Facebook, the AP reports. The Cook County Medical Examiner's Office identified the man as 28-year-old Antonio Perkins. He was shot Wednesday. Police spokesperson Anthony...
Last football season, the Illinois High School Association (IHSA) escaped a potential doomsday scenario when Cook County Judge Leroy K. Martin, Jr. dismissed a class-action lawsuit brought by former Chicago high school athlete, Alex Pierscionek, who alleged that the organization’s concussion polices were negligent and dangerous. Show More Summary
The mystery surrounding the death of poisoned Chicago million dollar lottery winner, Urooj Khan, remains unsolved almost four years later. Cook County Medical Examiner, Stephen Cina, was the person who determined that Khan was poisoned with cyanide, overruling a previous cause of death listed as natural causes. Show More Summary
Did we miss something? Inmates at the Cook County Jail served more than 200 years’ worth of unnecessary time behind bars last year thanks to an overworked criminal justice system.[...]The wait for a case to reach conviction can be so...Show More Summary
These must be some awfully revealing e-mails: A Cook County judge, ruling Wednesday in a lawsuit by the Chicago Tribune, ordered the Chicago Police Department to give the news organization emails from former Superintendent Garry McCarthy's...Show More Summary
Over the past few months there have been movements to recall Cook County State’s Attorney Anita Alvarez, Cuyahoga County District Attorney Tim McGinty, and now Judge Aaron Persky. While the individual reasons behind the recall efforts are...Show More Summary
Far left activists shut down the Cook County Walmart on Monroe Street in Chicago on Wednesday morning..@Walmart workers don't... The post Far Left Activists Shut Down Cook County Walmart – Demand ‘Fair’ Wages appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.