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With more than a month left in the year, County homicide rates highest in decades

Medical Examiner confirms grim milestone as COVID-19 deaths continue to rise

County President and Commissioners Remember Deceased Cook County Residents at Ofrenda in the Cook County Building

Today Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle was joined by Denise Barreto, Cook County Director of Equity and Inclusion and Cook County Commissioners Alma Anaya, Dennis Deer, Brandon Johnson, Bill Lowry, Donna Miller, and Kevin Morrison to…

This week, the Obama Foundation announced that Mara Heneghan, Director of Policy for Cook County Office of the President is among its fourth cohort of Obama Scholars, two groups of 12 emerging leaders from around the world who will study at…