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  • Attorney wants bird hoarding charges dropped against Aurora man

    Attorney wants bird hoarding charges dropped against Aurora man
    Animal hoarding charges filed against a man who authorities said had more than 300 birds in his home should be dropped because the city of Aurora failed to properly follow procedures for dealing with such situations, the man’s attorney contends....
  • Irene weaker but still dangerous

    Irene weaker but still dangerous
    Slightly weaker, but still a big, wet and dangerous storm, Hurricane Irene hit the North Carolina beaches early Saturday en route to a battened-down Delmarva Peninsula. The state of Maryland, Anne Arundel County, and the cities of Baltimore, Annapolis...
  • Company sues after losing O'Hare concessions contract

    Company sues after losing O'Hare concessions contract
    The company that lost the concession contract at O'Hare International Airport's international terminal sued today, arguing the new firm will shortchange the city by tens of millions of dollars and was picked through a bidding process that violated state...
  • Palos Heights mayor says no more corruption

    Palos Heights mayor says no more corruption
    Palos Heights Mayor Bob Straz recently told city officials and the public he was “very disturbed” about the former building commissioner’s alleged theft of department money and would not stand for such a breach of public confidence in...
  • Occupy Long Beach: Protester convicted of violating camping ban

     
    Occupy Long Beach protester is convicted of violating city ordinance against camping in a public park....
  • Occupy L.A.: Religious leaders meet with Villaraigosa, Beck

     
    Interfaith leaders who have recently become involved in the Occupy movement held a meeting with Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa and Chief Charlie Beck Monday morning as city officials attempt to close the camp....
  • Bethlehem councilman offers Dewberry fire station compromise

     
    Bethlehem City Councilman David DiGiacinto is proposing the city keep the North Central Fire Station open for at least six months to ascertain how a recent firefighter contract award works out before the building is converted into an EMS facility per...
  • Team Blago's 'Submission in response to pre-sentence report and in aid of sentencing

     
    I can't easily render this 72-page .pdf image file of the recent filing by lawyers for convicted former Gov. Rod Blagojevich into text, but if anyone out there with an OCR scanner and some time on your hands wants to......
  • Occupy L.A.: Nearly 300 protesters still in jail face $5,000 bail

     
    Nearly 300 Occupy L.A. protesters still being held in jail....
  • Occupy L.A.: Farmers' market at City Hall canceled Thursday

     
    Occupy L.A. The farmers’ market held every Thursday at City Hall will be canceled this week because of expected high winds and the Occupy L.A. cleanup, officials said....
  • Plain text: The Government's case for a long prison sentence for Blago

     
    UPDATE: Blagojevich's legal team's response. This is a copy, cut and paste job off a .pdf file: UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT NORTHERN DISTRICT OF ILLINOIS EASTERN DIVISION UNITED STATES OF AMERICA v. ROD BLAGOJEVICH GOVERNMENT’S OBJECTIONS TO THE...
  • Former San Marino mayor launches Assembly race

     
    Matthew Lin, a surgeon and a former mayor of San Marino, has announced he’s seeking the 49th District seat that will be vacated by termed-out Assemblyman Mike Eng (D-Monterey Park)...