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Feb 17, 2016, 10:07 ET Law Enforcement Torch Run Polar Plunge Season Kicks Off In Lake Michigan 2/19

Polar Plunge will kick off its 2016 season with the SUPER Plunge this weekend in Evanston. It is the first of 22 Law Enforcement Torch Run Polar...


May 19, 2015, 11:10 ET Police Officers To Hit 194 Dunkin' Donuts Rooftops For Special Olympics Illinois, Friday, May 29

For the 13th year in a row, hundreds of law enforcement officers from throughout the state will stake out Dunkin' Donuts rooftops to benefit...


Apr 14, 2015, 10:12 ET 100 Days Until the Special Olympics World Games Los Angeles 2015 (LA2015) on April 16

On April 16, the Special Olympics World Games Los Angeles 2015 (LA2015) will celebrate the 100 Day mark until the commencement of the world's...


Feb 17, 2015, 06:00 ET Law Enforcement Torch Run Polar Plunge Season Arrives!

 Polar Plunge season will kick off its 2015 season with the SUPER Plunge this weekend in Evanston. It is the first of 22 Law Enforcement Torch...


Feb 10, 2015, 14:21 ET Illinois Lottery Launches New Instant Game Awards $250,000 Instant Prizes, Raises Funds for Special Olympics Athletes

The Illinois Legislature has designated a special lottery instant game to benefit training programs sponsored by the Special Olympics Illinois and...