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RTA Board Member Quits After State Grant Controversy

A South Side reverend, who was ordered in January to pay back a $91,000 state grant after he couldn’t account for how it was spent, resigned Wednesday from the Regional Transportation Authority.

08/01/2013

Carter Vo

Family Of Child Killed In DUI Collision Robbed Of State Grant

Carter Vo’s family applied for a state grant to help defray the child’s funeral expenses. CBS 2’s Susanna Song explains what happened.

07/25/2013

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Former Country Club Hills Police Chief Pleads Guilty

Former Country Club Hills Police Chief Regina Evans pleaded guilty Monday to fraud and money laundering charges related to the misuse of a $1.25 million state grant to a non-profit organization she ran with her husband, Ronald Evans Jr.

06/18/2013

Thornridge High School

Suburban School District Poised To Lose $18 Million Grant

A fight with state officials could cost Thornridge High School in Dolton $18 million in aid, and my threaten teachers’ jobs.

CBS 2–06/02/2011