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Horton Group buys brokerage

Updated: December 8, 2012 6:34AM



Orland Park-based insurance brokerage The Horton Group said Tuesday it has completed a strategic merger agreement with Cassady Neeser & Brasseur, an insurance brokerage in South Bend, Ind. Financial terms were not disclosed.

Horton Group said the merger was completed Oct. 31. Cassady Neeser & Brasseur will operate under its current name and will be a subsidiary of Horton Group, the Chicago area’s fifth-largest insurance brokerage.

Energy-saving tips at P. Hts. library

The Citizens Utility Board will offer advice on cutting winter energy bills during a presentation at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 12 at the Palos Heights Public Library, 12501 S. 71st St. For information, call the library at (708) 448-1473.

Grant awarded for Tinley conference

The Chicago Southland Convention & Visitors Bureau recently awarded a grant of $7,500 to the Lyke Foundation for the Archbishop James P. Lyke Liturgical Conference that will be held next June at the Tinley Park Convention Center.

The Lyke Conference is a four-day event consisting of workshops addressing the needs within the African-American Catholic community. The Lyke Foundation will use the grant for advertising.



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