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Davern's has a twist on Ice Bucket Challenge - Desplaines Valley News
Davern's Tavern in Justice has come up with a new way to raise money for the ALS Association using a variation on the popular Ice Bucket Challenge that is sweeping across social media. Instead of getting dunked by a bucket of ice cold water and challenging ...
Bedford park snorkel saved from scrap yard - Desplaines Valley News
The vintage Bedford Park Fire Department Snorkel truck that was possibly headed to the scrap yard has been rescued from oblivion. Fire Chief Sean Maloy said the truck, which was the first original Snorkel manufactured in 1959, will be donated to Smeal Fire ...
McCook privatizes fire, ambulance service - Desplaines Valley News
Less than five months after voters in McCook rejected a proposal to replace the village's nine-man fire department with a fire protection district, the village this week laid off the firefighters and replaced them with firefighter/paramedics employed by ...