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Daily Herald Endorses Dr. Cooper

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Lake County voters will choose between one-term incumbent Republican Howard Cooper and Democrat Jennifer Banek in the Nov. 4 race for coroner. Cooper, of Wadsworth, is a dentist with extensive experience in forensics, including helping with victim identification after the World Trade Center 9/11 terrorist attack and Hurricane Katrina. Banek, of Green Oaks, is a […]

Coronavirus Chicago: Cook County morgue preparing for surge in bodies amid COVID-19 outbreak

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<iframe width=”476″ height=”267″ src=”https://abc7chicago.com/video/embed/?pid=6047049″ frameborder=”0″ allowfullscreen></iframe> CHICAGO (WLS) — With Chicago and Cook County being hit hardest by COVID-19, the ABC7 I-Team has learned that the county morgue is preparing for a grim possibility: more bodies than they have room to handle. There are 101 county coroners in Illinois and one medical examiner, here in […]

Dr. Howard Cooper: Candidate profile

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Incumbent Republican Dr. Howard Cooper of Wadsworth faces a challenge from Democrat Jennifer Banek of Green Oaks in the race for Lake County coroner. Q: Why are you running for this office, whether for reelection or election for the first time? Is there a particular issue that motivates you? If so, what? A: I am […]

Coffee & Dessert Gathering

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John and Dara Kelley cordially invite you to a Coffee and Dessert gathering for Dr. Howard Cooper for Lake County Coroner. The gathering will be held on Thursday, October 20th from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Kelley’s home in Lindenhurst. Tickets cost $25 per person and sponsorships are available for this event. For more […]

Cocktail Reception

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Former Congressman Joe Walsh and Michael J. Miller are hosting a cocktail reception on my behalf. The reception will be held Monday, October 17th from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Chessies Restaurant. Tickets Cost $75 a person and sponsorships are available for this event. I hope to see you there. For more information, click here.

Daily Herald Endorsement

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I am excited to announce that I have officially been endorsed by the Daily Herald. They believe that my background and experience are the most compelling. I am honored to have their support. You can read the full article, here.

Campaign Reception on June 21st

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You are cordially invited to a reception for Dr. Cooper’s campaign for County Coroner. The event will be held on June 21st, 2016 at Mickey Finn’s Brewery in Libertyville. Tickets start at $75. Click here for more details.

Dr. Howard Cooper Announces Republican Primary Bid For Lake County Coroner

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BANNOCKBURN – Lake County Republican Precinct Committeeman and community volunteer, Dr. Howard Cooper, today announced his candidacy for the Republican nomination to the office of Lake County Coroner.  Cooper would face incumbent Democrat Coroner Thomas Rudd in November, 2016, should Rudd choose to seek re-election.  “The office of the Lake County Coroner has certainly been […]

Help Us Get Signatures !

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 Join our crew of volunteers in obtaining candidate petition signatures before the weather gets too cold. The best way for volunteers to help out between now and November 1st is to download the petition from this website and collect 10 signatures (or more) from friends and neighbors living in Lake County. Click here to download […]