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Chicago Professional Landscaping Company – S.A.R Contractors

SPECIALS: SPRING CLEAN UP, AERATION, MULCH, EDGING, NEW LAWN MOWING CONTRACTS! S.A.R Contractors  is a family owned & operated professional landscaping company, that guarantees your satisfaction. Over 20 years of experience, paver bricks specialist, passionate workers that enjoy working hard. They take on any projects, small or big. They design …

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Clout-heavy ex-police chief on $30k pension sweetener: ‘I deserve every penny’

At first blush, a pension bill adopted by the General Assembly in 2007 seemed to have a laudable goal: extending retirement benefits to local police force employees’ widows after they remarried. But buried within the legislation was something considerably less altruistic: a provision that enabled a member of one of …

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Ex-boss of Chicago equity firm is sentenced in NYC

The Associated Press NEW YORK — The former president of a Chicago-based private equity firm has been sentenced in New York City to more than 13 years in prison after admitting he misspent millions of dollars in investor money. Steven Byers was head of WexTrust Capital. He pleaded guilty last …

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Cleanup begins after Chicago storms

June 24, 2010 (OAK BROOK, Ill.) (WLS) — About 78,000 ComEd customers still remained without electricity Thursday morning after pwer was restored to about 230,000 customers following strong Wednesday night storms. At least four funnel clouds were reported in the city of Chicago, however, tornadoes had not been confirmed by …

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