Seniors

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March 17, 2019 - 11:10 am
In each case, suspects told victims they worked for the city and needed to inspect the inside of their homes, police said. Once inside, one would pretend to inspect while the other removed property from the residence.
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In this March 8, 2019 file photo, President Donald Trump talks with reporters outside the White House in Washington. As a presidential candidate, Donald Trump promised not to cut Social Security, Medicare, or Medicaid. In the White House, Trump went back on his promise not to cut Medicaid. Now he’s being criticized for steep Medicare payment cuts to hospitals in his new budget. The head of a major hospital association says in a blog that the impact on care for seniors would be “devastating.” The White House says it’s not cutting Medicare but making better use of taxpayers’ dollars. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)
March 12, 2019 - 10:58 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — As a presidential candidate, Donald Trump promised not to cut Social Security, Medicare, or Medicaid. Once in the White House, Trump reneged on his Medicaid promise, and now he's being criticized for proposing steep Medicare payment cuts in his new budget. House Speaker Nancy...
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February 24, 2019 - 1:05 pm
SIMI VALLEY, Calif. (AP) — The city of Simi Valley, California, has reached a $21 million settlement with a man wrongly imprisoned for nearly 40 years in the killing of his girlfriend and her 4-year-old son. Craig Coley was released in 2017 after he was pardoned by then-Gov. Jerry Brown, who said...
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Steve Miller
March 01, 2018 - 4:05 pm
(WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- After 44 years, the Salvation Army has dropped its "Golden Diners" program for seniors in the northwest suburbs. The Salvation Army has been serving several hundred people -- most of them with home-delivered meals -- five days a week, in Kane and McHenry counties. That "Golden...
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Cook County Assessor Joe Berrios
Cook County Assessor Joe Berrios holds a news conference. (Craig Dellimore/WBBM Newsradio)
Craig Dellimore
February 22, 2018 - 7:37 pm
(WBBM Newsradio) -- Cook County Assessor Joseph Berrios announced Wednesday that his office has extended the deadline for the Senior Citizen Exemption and Senior Freeze Exemption renewal applications. "We are extending the deadline to March 2nd for seniors who bring in their paperwork," Berrios...
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