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Gurnee Police Assist with Make-A-Wish

Gurnee, IL – Jonah Kolesar is a 7 year old boy from Gurnee who suffers from an autoimmune disorder and wants to become a police officer.  Jonah has what is known as IPEX Syndrome, characterized by the development of multiple autoimmune disorders in affected individuals according to the National Institutes of Health.  At just seven years of age, Jonah has undergone chemotherapy and a stem-cell bone marrow transplant in an effort to boost his immune system.  He previously lived in Round Lake where he was made an honorary police officer.

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Don't Miss the Annual Law Enforcement Exhibition on Saturday, September 13th & 14th!

Join local and state police departments for the 10th annual Law Enforcement Exhibition on Saturday and Sunday, September 13th & 14th at Westfield Hawthorn Mall in Vernon Hills. This fun-filled family event will familiarize you with your local police agencies and how they operate. Enjoy events such as the K9 demonstrations, helicopter landings, equipment tours and more!

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