Posts Tagged “Sean Morrison”

Sports figures, activists warn of rising opioid crisis

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Sports figures, activists warn of rising opioid crisis

Sports figures, activists warn of rising opioid crisis Sports figures, community leaders and activists warned Wednesday that heroin and opioid use has reached a crisis stage in suburban Chicagoland and is rising across the country. At a forum organized by the Orland Fire Protection District (OFPD), the National Football Players Fathers Association (NFPFA), Cook County…

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OFPD to host forum March 29 addressing growing drug use dangers

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OFPD to host forum March 29 addressing growing drug use dangers

Orland Fire Protection District to host forum March 29 addressing growing drug use dangers Sports figures, Athletes, officials, first responders and community leaders will explore rising use of heroin, opioids and other drugs in Chicagoland region Orland Park – Heroin use continues to be a growing threat to communities and needs to be checked, community…

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Sean Morrison likely to be named as Gorman successor

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Sean Morrison likely to be named as Gorman successor

Cook County Commissioner Liz Gorman who retired from the Cook County Board this week after 13 years in office, will continue to hold the powerful position of Orland Township Republican Committeeman, and that will allow her to influence the selection of her successor. By Ray Hanania Cook County Commissioner Liz Gorman resigned from office last…

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New movie thriller promises hole-in-one excitement

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New movie thriller promises hole-in-one excitement

By Ray Hanania New independently-produced movie thriller that brings golf and gambling together and has local Southwest Suburban Chicagoland ties will be released to limited theatrical distribution on April 17 and to Video-on-Demand audiences. Directed and written by Terry Jastrow, the film stars Jeremy Sumpter (“Friday Night Lights”, Peter Pan), Christopher McDonald (Happy Gilmore, Requiem for a Dream,…

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Rauner ignites crowd at Gorman organized rally

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Rauner ignites crowd at Gorman organized rally

Rauner ignites crowd at Gorman organized rally By Ray Hanania More than 500 supporters attended a rally at the Lexington House banquet Hall on 95th Street Monday night, St. Patrick’s Day, organized by Cook County Commissioner Elizabeth “Liz” Doody Gorman on behalf of gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner. Supporters packed the room as Gorman introduced leading…

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