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From the U.S. Dept. of Defense via

Remember with sorrow and gratitude the sacrifice by the U.S. soldier whose life was lost in Operation Enduring Freedom, Jan 18-31:

Edward Balli, 42

From the Cook County Medical Examiner's Office, the Chicago Police Dept., and the Chicago Breaking News Center, by way of Chicago Tribune's RedEye, Thursday edition:

In the city of Chicago, the following people were killed by violence, Jan. 16-29:   

Kevin Baker, 19; Tremaine Scott, 19; Timothy Travis, 21; Salah Yousef Jaber Muhieddin, 35; Harb Ibraihim Yousef Mohyddin, 18; Alex Anderson, 19; Johnathan Johnson, 21; Edward Caridine, 44; Jose Nunez, 23; Elsaleem Mannie-El, 35; Miguel Naverrette, 15; Danny Melendez, 38; Tevin Bryant, 19

Please keep their families and others touched by violence in your thoughts and prayers.   

The following list from the detention center is sent by the Interfaith Committee for Detained Immigrants:

Remember the 36 immigrant detainees at the McHenry County Jail, who come from Cuba, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Germany, Guatemala, Jamaica, India, Mexico, Poland, and Somalia. May the outcomes be positive for all of the detainees and their families.

Submitted each week by Mary Marling, Elizabeth Scanlon, and Kathleen Clark of the Unity Temple Unitarian/Universalist congregation where the names are read aloud at Sunday services.

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