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Public not warned of ethylene oxide exposure in Waukegan, Gurnee

Two Lake County, Illinois, companies are putting community residents at risk from the same cancer-causing gas emissions that put a medical instrument sterilization facility in south suburban…

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The Chicago personal injury law firm of Cooney & Conway has been named to the 2019 U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” rankings. The annual list recognizes law firms who exhibit professional excellence along with consistently…

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The amount of asbestos imported into the United States increased by nearly 2,000 percent between July and August this year, according to new government data analyzed by Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) and Environmental Working…

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Operation Christmas Child delivers shoeboxes of toys to children in over 100 countries

Operation Christmas Child

Operation Christmas Child is the world’s largest Christmas project, bringing joy and hope to children in need around the world through shoeboxes filled with…

Runners at the Race Judicata in 2018

On a beautiful late summer night with the spectacular downtown Chicago skyline as a backdrop, a group of Cooney & Conway employees joined thousands of runners and walkers in the 24th annual…

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As another school year begins, many students and parents have completed the familiar fall ritual of shopping for their back-to-school needs. While clothing and traditional school supplies still top the shopping lists of most families, recent surveys show that computers and electronic devices are…

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A consumer advocacy group is calling on Dollar Tree and other retailers to pull a popular brand of crayons they say contains toxic levels of asbestos, a material found to cause mesothelioma and other deadly types of lung…

Lake Michigan

3 killed, 1 injured after boat sinks following mechanical failure

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Nursing home patient, holding coffee

The decision to move a loved one into a nursing home or assisted living community can be one of the most difficult and stressful ones that a family can make. The most important factors when considering a facility are the security, safety, and well-being of the residents. It is your right and…