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Momma Cuisine at WGN Midday News for the Lunchbreak segment.
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Momma Cuisine: Visiting WGN Midday News

Last Wednesday April 11, 2012, I was a guest on the WGN Midday News Lunchbreak segment with anchor Dina Biar, showcasing some of my Great … Read more ›

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Death was NOT a drowning

The TribLocal reported on Feb. 23 that a 77-year-old man died of drowning on Sunday, Feb. 19 in a Grayslake retirement community pool.I was in … Read more ›

Back Talk: Talkin’ ’bout my generation

TribLocal and The Mash, the Chicago Tribune’s weekly newspaper and website serving teenagers in the city and suburbs, recently asked area high school students about … Read more ›

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Lake County DOT Presents Facts around Selected Realignment of US Rte 45

There has been increased public interest in a proposed project to realign U.S. Route 45 at Millburn Road and Grass Lake Road. It’s important for … Read more ›

Leo Kirwan, chairman of the board of directors for the Evanston-based Over the Rainbow Association, sits in front of the association's Hill-Arboretum apartment complex in Evanston.
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Op-Ed: Increasing Disabled Housing While Decreasing State’s Debt

By Leo Kirwan When you hear Illinois state budget, what’s the first word that comes to mind? Over-extended? Disastrous? Crisis? What if our State could … Read more ›

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Health Care For All

Comprehensive, universal health care for all Illinoisans doesn’t need to mean higher taxes and more spending.With a looming $2 billion deficit in the state budget, … Read more ›

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Governor Quinn Must Not Slash Funding For Sexual Abuse Treatment and Prevention

From Toren Flink, Executive Director of Zacharias Sexual Abuse Center in Gurnee. This letter was recently sent to Illinois Governor Pat Quinn after ZCenter received … Read more ›

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Survey Says…Dold Out of Touch on Environmental Issues in the 10th Congressional District Illinois

A survey done by the National Resources Defense Council indicates that Illinois 10th District Congressman Bob Dold is badly out of touch with his district’s … Read more ›

Green consumers buy from green companies: But how do you know?

By Donnie Dann We are all consumers.  From staples like groceries, transportation, clothing, housing, etc, to the discretionary expenditures such as vacations, entertainment, charitable contributions … Read more ›

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Fairground news that people didn't hear about

What once was a part of history, a family tradition and a strong future now lies in politics, halftruths and public confusion. Are the finances … Read more ›