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  South Holland, Illinois - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
South Holland was first settled in 1846 by immigrants from South Holland, the Netherlands.
South Holland is bordered by Harvey and Phoenix to the west, Dolton to the north, Thornton to the south, and Calumet City to the east.
South Holland is an anomaly in the South Suburban region because of its laws.
www.newlenox.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/South_Holland,_Illinois   (631 words)

  
 South Holland - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
South Holland (Dutch Zuid-Holland) is a province of the Netherlands, located in the west of the country on the North Sea coast.
Neighbouring provinces are Zeeland to the southwest, North Brabant to the southeast, Gelderland to the east, Utrecht to the northeast and North Holland to the north.
The province South Holland was formed in 1840, when the province Holland was split into a northern (North Holland) and southern part.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/South_Holland   (764 words)

  
 SOUTH HOLLAND - LoveToKnow Article on SOUTH HOLLAND
Its south- eastern and southern boundaries are defined by the estuaries called the New Merwede, the Hollandsch Diep, the Volkerak, the Krammer, and Grevelingen, and the province includes the delta islands of Goeree (Goeclereede) and Overflakkee, Voorne and Putten, Rozenburg, Yselmonde, Hoeksche Waard, and Dordrecht.
The Hook (Hock) of Holland harbour, built at the mouth of the New Waterway (1866 1872) from Rotterdam, is the chief approach to Central Europe from Harwich on the east coast of England.
The market-gardening of the region called the Westland, between the Hague and the Hook of Holland, is remarkable, and large quantities of vegetables are exported to England.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /S/SO/SOUTH_HOLLAND.htm   (441 words)

  
 South Holland, Illinois
South Holland manufacturing and corporate offices are located in a wide belt on the village's west side that extends from its northern boundary to its southern boundary.
And, of course, South Holland's Midwest Carvers Museum is a highlight of anyVisit to the village.
The rest of South Holland is served by Elementary School District 150, with a preschool, an elementary school and a junior high school.
www.villageprofile.com /illinois/southholland/holland2.html   (2621 words)

  
 South Holland, Illinois
South Holland business and industry are served by more than two dozen motor freight carriers, one with a terminal in the village.
By the turn of the century, South Holland's population stood at 766; by 1910, it was 1,065 and by 1920 was 1,247.
In South Holland, neighborliness means summertime block parties, gathering for picnics in a nearby park, and coming together for the festivities surrounding seasonal holidays.
www.villageprofile.com /illinois/southholland/holland1.html   (1584 words)

  
 Business Wire: MB Financial to Acquire South Holland Bancorp, ... @ HighBeam Research   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
South Holland Bancorp is the parent company of South Holland Trust & Savings Bank (South Holland Bank) which will be merged into MB Financial Bank after the transaction is completed.
South Holland Bank is noted for its strength in serving entrepreneurial owned and managed businesses located in Chicago's south suburbs and adjacent Northwest Indiana.
South Holland Bank, founded in 1911 by Charles Waterman, grandfather of the company's current CEO and Chairman, has five offices: two in South Holland and one each in Dolton, Lemont and Tinley Park.
www.highbeam.com /library/doc0.asp?docid=1G1:93907774&refid=ink_tptd_g1   (919 words)

  
 South Holland News
An Illinois Department of Transportation maintenance yard in South Holland is open again, several weeks after state officials closed it because of a photo on an office bulletin board -- a snapshot of a worker...
South Holland Elementary District 150 Superintendent Linda Mitchell is heading to Kankakee District 111 to become an assistant superintendent.
A South Holland man was sentenced this week to 12 years in prison for setting his girlfriend on fire last year -- a woman who has stayed with him and is now carrying his child.
www.topix.net /city/south-holland-il   (1074 words)

  
 Police Department Info   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Mission of the South Holland Police Department is to create and maintain a climate of safety and security within our community, while delivering quality police and customer services, treating all with respect and dignity, representing ourselves and the village in a positive manner and fostering an environment that actively solicits community participation.
The South Holland Police Department employs an Administrative Deputy Chief, Hollis Dorrough, a Communications Center Manager, 9 full-time telecommunicators, a part-time telecommunicator and 4 part-time records personnel.
The South Holland Police Department is two (2) blocks West on the south Side of the street before you go under the railroad viaduct.
www.southholland.org /pd/deptinfo.html   (590 words)

  
 AllRefer.com - South Holland, province, Netherlands (Benelux Political Geography) - Encyclopedia
A fertile lowland, protected by dunes and dikes along the coast, its physical geography is similar to that of North Holland, with which it was united until 1840 as Holland.
In 1953 a flood seriously damaged the province's soil.
Holland, former county, Holy Roman Empire; former province, the Netherlands
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/S/SHolprov.html   (210 words)

  
 South Holland on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
From nightlife conventions to daytime hidden agendas: dynamics of urban sexual territories in the south of France.
Holland is still trying to find a job after being released from prison last year.
Sheila Meehan, an administrator for the Holland and Knight law firm's Tallahassee office, and Huy Dao, assistant director of the Innocence Project, evaluate some of the post-conviction DNA cases they've
www.encyclopedia.com /html/S/SH1olprov.asp   (690 words)

  
 South Holland mayor to run again - OrlandoSentinel.com:
South Holland Mayor Don DeGraff is scheduled to announce Saturday that he will seek another term at the helm of the south suburb.
in the South Holland Village Hall where he is expected to be joined by a host of local Democratic political supporters, including U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr.
Robert Shaw, a South Holland resident since 1997 and an African-American, has accused the white mayor of using the village's residency policy that allows village employees other than department heads and their deputies to live outside South Holland to prevent more minority residents from working for the village.
www.orlandosentinel.com /chi-0411050338nov05,0,408626.story   (424 words)

  
 South Holland Province (The Netherlands)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The arms of Zuid-Holland are the original arms of the county of Holland.
The lion was often placed in a so-called Garden of Holland, a fence surrounding the shield.
As both the counts of Holland as the provincial government were quite influential, the lion of Holland is present in many arms, f.e.
flagquest.com /FOTW/flags/nl-zh.html   (315 words)

  
 DutchGenealogy.com - Indexes of South Holland
This is the index to the names of women listed in the "Families of South Holland (1695-1812)." Families of South Holland is available for purchase on CD.
"Klappers of Zuid Holland" ("Indexes of South Holland") is one of the greatest works ever done to assist the genealogist to find his/her ancestors in South Holland.
Indexing of Dutch Names in Holland is done by ignoring prefixes such as: de, van, van der, van den, ter, etc. Thus the namd DeBry would be indexed under Bry, not DeBry.
www.dutchgenealogy.com /ksh   (540 words)

  
 Holland and the Netherlands
Holland is only a small part of the Netherlands and like the Dakotas, Carolinas and Virginias, there are two Hollands.
Today the province of Limburg still has a Governor and to say to someone from Limburg or Friesland that he or she is from Holland, is considered an insult.
People from other Provinces (except North and South Holland) will perhaps not consider it a real insult, but still they are not from Holland.
www.graphicmaps.com /aatlas/infopage/holland.htm   (363 words)

  
 South Holland Professional Firefighters Association - About Us
The Village of South Holland is located just south of Chicago, Illinois and is populated by approximately 25,000 people covering approximately 10 sq.
The South Holland Fire Department is a part of MABAS 24.
The South Holland Fire Department has 20 full-time members supplemented by about 30 paid-on-call firefighters.
www.iaff4109.org /about_us.htm   (197 words)

  
 South Holland Marine & Fabrication Limited - Home Page
South Holland Marine and Fabrication Limited are manufacturers of high-quality steel Dutch Barge and Narrow Boat shells, well suited to both the commercial and leisure markets.
Our skilled craftsmen use only the highest-quality components and steel in the manufacture of our products, and with competitive pricing and design we are able to provide a guaranteed service of excellence for all of your requirements.
Our modern factory unit, situated in south Lincolnshire and ideally close to major road and river networks, is well equipped for construction of most types of craft.
www.southhollandmarine.com   (125 words)

  
 South Holland hotels and accommodation, hotel reservations in Netherlands, by All-Hotels(tm)
South Holland hotels and accommodation, hotel reservations in Netherlands, by All-Hotels(tm)
To help you find a hotel, we have separated South Holland into 20 areas - from Alphen Aan Den Rijn to Zoetermeer.
From South Holland, you are just one click away from hotel listings.
www.all-hotels.com /europe/netherlands/south_holland/home.htm   (290 words)

  
 Hottentots Holland Reserve, South Africa
This formidable ridge of mountains, which form a barrier between the Cape Peninsula and the south coast, was often used as a refuge by the Hottentot people after stealing cows or retreating from a land squabble with the settlers.
The Dutch realised that these little brown men loved the rocky mountains as much as they loved Holland.
In recognition of this, they named the area ‘The Hottentots Holland’.
www.go2africa.com /south-africa/winelands/hottentots-holland-reserve   (207 words)

  
 Travel Directions and Maps
South Suburban College main campus is located in South Holland, about 20 miles south of downtown Chicago.
The Business and Career Institute is located in the College Center One office complex, directly south of SSC's main campus.
Turn left at State Street and continue south to the College, on the right-hand side.
www.ssc.cc.il.us /news/maps/directions_main.htm   (247 words)

  
 South Holland Illinois Real Estate, Homes, Property, Commercial
The e-Partner® Network invites you to explore the possibility of living in South Holland.
If you are contemplating a move and need real estate assistance we can help you locate the home or other property that's just right for you.
The e-Partner® Network is currently seeking qualified sales associates and brokers to work with us in South Holland.
www.southholland.illinoiswebpage.com   (409 words)

  
 DutchGenealogy.com - Families of South Holland
This is the ultimate resource for South Holland genealogy.
The Women's index can also be used to find which districts had the highest concentration of any given surname.
This is very valuable in locating what part of South Holland your ancestors lived in.
www.dutchgenealogy.com /fsh   (179 words)

  
 Village of South Holland, IL   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Village of South Holland, IL Village of South Holland
Toll Authority brings dramatic renovation to the Oasis here in South Holland.
Village of South Holland Asks Residents to Conserve Water
www.southholland.org   (59 words)

  
 South Holland Home Inspectors Directory - Locate a Home Inspection Firm in South Holland, Illinois.
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www.inspectionzone.com /page/homeinspectors/b.507.g.4745.html   (264 words)

  
 South Holland
South Holland, Illinois, United States [Populated Place] is in Cook County; location is 41°36'3"N 87°36'25"W [SourceGSP]
South Holland, Illinois, United States [Village]; population was 22,105 in 1990; housing units was 7,546 in 1990; location is 41°36'N 87°36'W; land area is 7.29 square miles (4,665 acres); water area is 0.02 square miles (10 acres); FIPS code is 70850 [SourceCBP]
South Holland, Illinois, United States Postal Service Zip Code is 60473 [SourcePSZ]
www.placesnamed.com /s/o/south_holland.asp   (80 words)

  
 Dordrecht (ZH)
The Great church is the only church in Holland in true Brabantine Gothic style, and has all stone vaults.
The tower was intended to be twice as tall, but due to it leaning forward work was not continued.
Rationalistic style influenced by the work of H.P. Berlage, combined with Jugendstil.
archimon.tripod.com /zuid-holland/dordrecht.html   (359 words)

  
 South Holland, Illinois Hotel near Ford Motor Company - Econo Lodge 60473, IL187
Welcome to the Econo Lodge, a South Holland hotel near Purdue University
This South Holland hotel is conveniently located at the junction of Interstate 80 and Interstate 294 in the south suburbs of Chicago.
Guests of this South Holland hotel will enjoy amenities including free coffee and continental breakfast.
www.choicehotels.com /ires/en-US/hotel/IL187   (253 words)

  
 South Holland, Illinois Detailed Profile - travel and real estate info, jobs, hotels, hospitals, weather, schools, ...
South Holland, Illinois Detailed Profile - travel and real estate info, jobs, hotels, hospitals, weather, schools, crime,...
South Holland, Illinois business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...
Political contributions by individuals in South Holland, IL
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 Find Used Cars: in South Holland, Illinois   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
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www.autoextra.com /cars/mid-west/state+il/s/city+south-holland   (510 words)

  
 South Holland, IL - South Holland, Illinois - Population overview
South Holland, IL - South Holland, Illinois - Population overview
Illinois > All counties > Cook County > South Holland
Note: Hispanic ethnicity is a separate data category from race.
www.epodunk.com /cgi-bin/popInfo.php?locIndex=6685   (108 words)

  
 South Holland, Illinois - Roofers - Find Roofing Companies, repair, service, installation
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