Chacour Koop

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Chacour Koop graduated from Eastern Illinois University and later attended the University of Illinois-Springfield public affairs reporting program, where he was an intern for The Associates Press. He spent two years reporting in Texas at the Galveston County Daily News before joining the Daily Herald in December 2016.

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Des Plaines awards Giuseppe’s $15,000 for restaurant upgrades

Apr 24 2018 | 4:22 pm - Giuseppe’s, a longtime staple of Des Plaines dining, will receive $15,000 from the city to renovate its new location.

Check out the difference in spring color between this year and last

Apr 24 2018 | 8:51 am - Despite a few cold snaps and snow this month, blooming for most springtime plants, bushes and trees should still happen this year, albeit a few weeks later, experts say.

Wheeling siblings stabbed while hosting party; one remains in critical condition

Apr 23 2018 | 10:48 am - A 24-year-old man remained in critical condition Monday while his 26-year-old brother was released from the hospital after a stabbing over the weekend in Wheeling, police said.

Diamonds and beer: Des Plaines brewery fuses unlikely combination

Apr 23 2018 | 6:34 am - The first brewery to open in Des Plaines fuses two seemingly disparate industries: crafting beer and forging cremated remains into diamonds.

What is Elgin getting in new owner of the Grand Victoria Casino?

Apr 21 2018 | 7:30 am - Eldorado Resorts, the new owner of Elgin’s Grand Victoria Casino, has a reputation for bringing in good dining and entertainment. But was it a smart move to enter the Illinois market?

Wheeling Park District embarks on $17 million rec center expansion

Apr 19 2018 | 6:22 pm - Wheeling Park District’s recreation center is about to undergo a $17 million project to add a gymnasium, fitness center and renovate the existing facility.

Elk Grove Village opens its doors to distilleries

Apr 16 2018 | 4:55 pm - Among the data centers, manufacturing facilities and logistics companies at Elk Grove Village’s industrial park, entrepreneurs may soon be crafting gin, rum or whiskey.

Apartment fire displaces Palatine residents

Apr 16 2018 | 8:11 am - Two Palatine residents were displaced from their home Saturday night after a fire at an apartment building in the 1100 block of East Randville Drive.

Hawthorne Aviation breaks ground on new hangar at Chicago Executive Airport

Apr 13 2018 | 4:01 pm - Construction is underway on a new hangar for Hawthorne Global Aviation Services at Chicago Executive Airport.

3 injured in seven-vehicle crash in Elgin

Apr 12 2018 | 7:37 pm - Three people were taken to the hospital after a crash involving seven vehicles on Randall Road about a mile north of Interstate 90 in Elgin, police said.

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