Internet Access

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Obama Unveils High-Speed Internet Help For Low-Income Homes

Calling the Internet a 21st century necessity, President Barack Obama on Wednesday unveiled a program to bring faster Internet connections to more low-income households, particularly to help students living in public and assisted housing stay ahead in school.

07/16/2015

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Orland Park Library Porn Policy An Issue In Board Election

Elections for library board members normally would not draw much attention, but they do when using free Internet to access pornography becomes a campaign issue.

12/19/2014

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City, Comcast Team Up To Bring Affordable Internet Access

The City of Chicago and Comcast are teaming up in a pilot project to make broadband Internet access affordable for hundreds of thousands of low income families.

WBBM Newsradio–06/01/2011