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Police investigating hate crime after anti-Semitic, racist graffiti found on wall of synagogue in Highland Park

Police officials say they are investigating anti-Semitic and racist graffiti found on a Highland Park synagogue as a hate crime. The Highland Park Police Department responded around 5:45 p.m. on November 20 to the Central Avenue Synagogue, 874 Central Avenue in Highland Park. Highland Park Deputy Police Chief William Bonaguidi said officers responded after graffiti […]

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Marengo Community High School student arrested following threat against school, police say

A 17-year-old student was arrested and charged following a social media post that made a threat towards the Marengo Community High School, police said. The Marengo Police Department received multiple calls Monday reporting the post on a social media platform. The post contained a “possible threat directed towards” the Marengo Community High School, located at […]