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Washington Post
‘This Is Your Life, Harriet Chance!’ review: At 78, this heroine has secretsIf you were standing behind 78-year-old Harriet Chance in the supermarket check
‘This Is Your Life, Harriet Chance!’ review: At 78, this heroine has secrets
Washington Post / Posted 2 hours ago
If you were standing behind 78-year-old Harriet Chance in the supermarket checkout line as she dug in her purse for her coupons, you would sigh and roll your eyes. But Jonathan Evison is here to assure you that this most ordinary of old ladies isn’t... Read more
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Sporting Life
Ivawood for Goodwood gold Anita Chambers previews Sunday's meetings in the UK and Ireland with Ivawood
Ivawood for Goodwood gold
Sporting Life / Posted 7 hours ago
Anita Chambers previews Sunday's meetings in the UK and Ireland with Ivawood fancied to strike at Goodwood. Goodwood. Click here to bet.Ivawood (far side) chasing home Gleneagles earlier in the season BEVERLEY: 1.50... Read more
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Daily Herald
State of the Suburbs: New road projects cement futureAs the economy sputtered during the Great Recession, innovative transportation
State of the Suburbs: New road projects cement future
Daily Herald / Posted 8 hours ago
As the economy sputtered during the Great Recession, innovative transportation projects such as the Elgin-O'Hare Expressway extension sustained and created jobs. Now that the city and suburbs are rebounding, those projects will shape how we drive,... Read more
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Daily Herald
Tune in to Wendy Williams' stand-upFans of the daytime TV talk show hosted by Wendy Williams won't want to miss he
Tune in to Wendy Williams' stand-up
Daily Herald / Posted 9 hours ago
Fans of the daytime TV talk show hosted by Wendy Williams won't want to miss her "Sit Down Tour ... Too Real for Stand Up" on Saturday at the Arie Crown Theater in McCormick Place, 2301 S. Lake Shore Drive, Chicago. $69-$177. (800) 745-3000 or... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Celebrating First Nations art and culture at RCAThe Rotary Centre for the Arts will host its first ever building-wide exhibitio
Celebrating First Nations art and culture at RCA
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 12 hours ago
The Rotary Centre for the Arts will host its first ever building-wide exhibition celebrating First Nations Arts & Culture, featuring First Nation artists who currently reside in the Okanagan. Though they are indigenous to the Okanagan these artists... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Stay safe in school zonesThumbs up: To safe driving in school zones. School is back in session, and that
Stay safe in school zones
Northwest Herald / Posted 16 hours ago
Thumbs up: To safe driving in school zones. School is back in session, and that means extra caution is needed on the roads. Watch for lower speed limits in school zones, kids in crosswalks and slow or stopped buses on the roads. There already has... Read more
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The Morning Call
Sacred writings: Penn Museum displays 'extraordinary texts of the Biblical world'You have a rare chance to see some of the world's most important religious writ
Sacred writings: Penn Museum displays 'extraordinary texts of the Biblical world'
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
You have a rare chance to see some of the world's most important religious writings in Philadelphia in the next two months. The Penn Museum has opened an exhibit, "Sacred Writings: Extraordinary Texts of the Biblical World," to coincide with Pope... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Boys soccer roundup: Dylan Trainer's 5 goals power Marengo over WinnebagoNathan Saporta picked up the other three goals.� Richie Macias had four assist
Boys soccer roundup: Dylan Trainer's 5 goals power Marengo over Winnebago
Northwest Herald / Posted yesterday
Nathan Saporta picked up the other three goals.� Richie Macias had four assists and Nick Ohlinger made six saves in goal for the Indians (1-1). Indians coach Jim McKinnon said he tends to look more at assists to gauge who is playing well. “A guy... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Detroit is worth checking outIf you haven't been to Detroit in awhile, you should. A lot has changed over th
Detroit is worth checking out
Sarnia Observer / Posted yesterday
If you haven't been to Detroit in awhile, you should. A lot has changed over the many years that I have been crossing the river. Construction is happening all over town, the streetcars are returning to Woodward Avenue, and more and more of the city’s... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Detroit is worth checking outIf you haven't been to Detroit in awhile, you should. A lot has changed over th
Detroit is worth checking out
Chatham Daily News / Posted yesterday
If you haven't been to Detroit in awhile, you should. A lot has changed over the many years that I have been crossing the river. Construction is happening all over town, the streetcars are returning to Woodward Avenue, and more and more of the city’s... Read more
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Daily Herald
Lee DeWyze leads off fun events this weekendLee DeWyze fans: Here's your chance to see the "Idol" winner in person when he
Lee DeWyze leads off fun events this weekend
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
Lee DeWyze fans: Here's your chance to see the "Idol" winner in person when he headlines Durty Nellie's. This is just one of five ideas for the weekend ahead. For others, go to dailyherald.com/calendar. DeWyze at Durty Nellie's: Mount Prospect... Read more
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Daily Herald
Northwest suburban police blotter• Charges are not evidence of guilt. Under law, individuals are presumed innoce
Northwest suburban police blotter
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
• Charges are not evidence of guilt. Under law, individuals are presumed innocent until proven guilty. • Thieves stole a silver halogen spotlight from a Wildside racing trailer and damaged two tires and a side of the trailer between 2 p.m. Aug. 22... Read more
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ESPN
US Open - Ten interesting Bill Tilden facts•Has previously worked for the Daily Telegraph •Author of a number of tennis bo
US Open - Ten interesting Bill Tilden facts
ESPN / Posted yesterday
•Has previously worked for the Daily Telegraph •Author of a number of tennis books If Novak Djokovic wins the US Open, he will draw level with Bill Tilden on 10 Grand Slam singles titles. Here are 10 facts about Tilden, the biggest tennis star of... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Book review: Greed isn't good; it stinksReview: "The Fall of Princes" By Robert Goolrick | Algonquin Books of Chapel H
Book review: Greed isn't good; it stinks
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted yesterday
Review: "The Fall of Princes" By Robert Goolrick | Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill 304 pages - $25.95 Michael D. Langan’s Book Mark: 1/2 star of 4“The best lack all conviction, while the worst are full of passionate intensity.” – W.B. Yeats Robert... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Centegra program in Huntley fights childhood obesityThe eight-week class is designed to help children and their families tackle unh
Centegra program in Huntley fights childhood obesity
Northwest Herald / Posted yesterday
The eight-week class is designed to help children and their families tackle unhealthy lifestyle habits through multiple wellness programs. “Childhood and teen obesity is on the rise in our area, and parents don’t know where to turn,” said Matt... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Study: Lack of energy infrastructure would cripple New EnglandA study funded by trade groups representing the oil and natural gas industries
Study: Lack of energy infrastructure would cripple New England
The Middletown Press / Posted 2 days ago
A study funded by trade groups representing the oil and natural gas industries is predicting dire consequences for New England if the region doesn’t improve its energy infrastructure by the end of the current decade. The 68-page report released... Read more
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Daily Herald
Fall festival showcases downtown CaryThe Cary Grove Area Chamber of Commerce will host its second annual Cary Main S
Fall festival showcases downtown Cary
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
The Cary Grove Area Chamber of Commerce will host its second annual Cary Main Street Fest Sept. 19 and 20 to showcase downtown, its businesses and restaurants. The outdoor fall festival will feature craft beer and wine selections, a marketplace of... Read more
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Daily Herald
Tootsies Shoes to open second store in Arlington HeightsA new boutique shoe store hopes to be easing the soles of women in downtown Arl
Tootsies Shoes to open second store in Arlington Heights
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
A new boutique shoe store hopes to be easing the soles of women in downtown Arlington Heights starting this fall. Tootsies Shoes, which has a store for women and children in Barrington, will open a shop aimed just at women at 40 S. Dunton Ave. next... Read more
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Northwest Herald
State Sen. Pam Althoff formally announces her re-election campaignAlthoff, 61, of McHenry, announced Wednesday that she plans to run for re-elect
State Sen. Pam Althoff formally announces her re-election campaign
Northwest Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Althoff, 61, of McHenry, announced Wednesday that she plans to run for re-election to the 32nd Senate District, which covers most of McHenry County and part of Lake County. She has held the seat since 2003, when she was first appointed to replace... Read more
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Northwest Herald
McHenry County unemployment again drops in JulyAll 102 counties in Illinois experienced a year-over-year unemployment drop in
McHenry County unemployment again drops in July
Northwest Herald / Posted 2 days ago
All 102 counties in Illinois experienced a year-over-year unemployment drop in July for the 15th time in the last 16 months, as rates fell in every metro area for the 17th consecutive month, Jeff Mays, Illinois Department of Employment Security... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Algonquin church to host mobile food pantryPeople can come to Light of Christ Lutheran Church at 10 a.m. Saturday to the p
Algonquin church to host mobile food pantry
Northwest Herald / Posted 2 days ago
People can come to Light of Christ Lutheran Church at 10 a.m. Saturday to the parking lot at 100 Hansen Road, Algonquin, where a Northern Illinois Food Bank truck will provide fresh foods. "It's a truck that parks in our parking lot and it's full of... Read more
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Daily Herald
River Road in Des Plaines to temporarily close SaturdayRiver Road will be temporarily closed to traffic from Oakton Street to Algonqui
River Road in Des Plaines to temporarily close Saturday
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
River Road will be temporarily closed to traffic from Oakton Street to Algonquin Road in Des Plaines from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Crews will be installing new water mains as a part of the ongoing River Road reconstruction project, city officials... Read more
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Daily Herald
Algonquin townhouse fire sends man to hospitalOne man was taken to the hospital after a small fire at an Algonquin townhouse
Algonquin townhouse fire sends man to hospital
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
One man was taken to the hospital after a small fire at an Algonquin townhouse Wednesday, fire officials said. Around 8:20 p.m., the Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Fire Protection District arrived at the multiunit townhouse on the 900 block of... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Home of the Sparrow moves McHenry officeThe administrative offices will closed beginning on Wednesday and re-opening in
Home of the Sparrow moves McHenry office
Northwest Herald / Posted 2 days ago
The administrative offices will closed beginning on Wednesday and re-opening in its new location on Tuesday, Sept. 1, which is located at 4209 Shamrock Lane Unit B in McHenry. The main office phone and fax numbers will remain the same 815- 271-5444... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Algonquin town home fire sends 1 to hospitalCrews from the Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Fire Protection District were dispat
Algonquin town home fire sends 1 to hospital
Northwest Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Crews from the Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Fire Protection District were dispatched to 951 Interlock Court for a structure fire at 8:20 p.m., according to a news release from fire officials. The first crews on scene found a multi-unit town home with... Read more
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New Kerala
Haryana to get Rs.10,000 crore investment: Khattar Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Thursday said that his recently
Haryana to get Rs.10,000 crore investment: Khattar
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Thursday said that his recently-ended nine-day trip to US and Canada to attract investment ensured that the state will get Rs.10,000 crore inflow and... Read more
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Daily Herald
Antioch woman charged in hit-run; missing Algonquin dog found after 15 daysAntioch woman charged in fatal hit-and-run A man died early yesterday morning
Antioch woman charged in hit-run; missing Algonquin dog found after 15 days
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Antioch woman charged in fatal hit-and-run A man died early yesterday morning along Route 173 near Antioch when his motorcycle was struck by a driver who initially fled the scene but later turned herself in to Lake County Sheriff's officers, police... Read more
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Daily Herald
Missing Algonquin dog, Wrigley, found safe after 15 daysFor 12-year-old Wrigley, a Brittany spaniel/Labrador retriever mix, Wednesday -
Missing Algonquin dog, Wrigley, found safe after 15 days
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
For 12-year-old Wrigley, a Brittany spaniel/Labrador retriever mix, Wednesday -- National Dog Day -- certainly was her day. Missing for 15 days and the object of a massive, multi-community search, Wrigley was found safe in Crystal Lake, said owner... Read more
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Daily Herald
Huntley schools debut new facilities, principals on first dayHuntley schools welcomed roughly 9,600 students and 650 teachers Wednesday on t
Huntley schools debut new facilities, principals on first day
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Huntley schools welcomed roughly 9,600 students and 650 teachers Wednesday on the first day of classes. Among the highlights this year is the opening of new a new cafeteria at Huntley High School, and two new principals at Heineman Middle School and... Read more
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Northwest Herald
McHenry County Planit 10: Rock & Shop, comedy, art, magic and more1.) ROCK & SHOP CONCERT EVENT WHEN: Aug. 28-30 WHERE: Algonquin Commons, 1900
McHenry County Planit 10: Rock & Shop, comedy, art, magic and more
Northwest Herald / Posted 3 days ago
1.) ROCK & SHOP CONCERT EVENT WHEN: Aug. 28-30 WHERE: Algonquin Commons, 1900 S. Randall Road, Algonquin COST & INFO: All-ages summer concert. Schedule: 4 to 6 p.m. Aug. 28, Alex & The Allstars; 6:30 to 9 p.m. Aug. 28, HiFi Superstar; 5 to 8 p.m.... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Algonquin's Fox Tales Storytelling Festival draws nationally renowned performersIn its third year, the Aug. 30 event continues to grow as organizers aim to fil
Algonquin's Fox Tales Storytelling Festival draws nationally renowned performers
Northwest Herald / Posted 3 days ago
In its third year, the Aug. 30 event continues to grow as organizers aim to fill what they see as a gap in McHenry County, which once housed an Illinois Storytelling Festival and a Trail of History living history reenactment. Both events no longer... Read more
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Daily Herald
Man killed in Wauconda robbery had BB gun, police say; Pedestrian killed by train in Mt. ProspectOfficials: Man killed in Wauconda robbery carrying BB gun The would-be robber
Man killed in Wauconda robbery had BB gun, police say; Pedestrian killed by train in Mt. Prospect
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Officials: Man killed in Wauconda robbery carrying BB gun The would-be robber who was shot four times and killed by a clerk in a Wauconda convenience store was identified as an Ingleside man who was carrying a BB gun, authorities said. They say... Read more
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WLKY Louisville
West Louisville park to receive surveillance camerasA west Louisville park will soon be under surveillance as city officials work t
West Louisville park to receive surveillance cameras
WLKY Louisville / Posted 4 days ago
A west Louisville park will soon be under surveillance as city officials work to catch whoever caused tens of thousands of dollars worth of damage. District 3 Councilwoman Mary Woolridge has a message for whoever is defacing Algonquin Park, you will... Read more
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Daily Herald
Algonquin man accused of sex toy attack at haunted house gets probation, fineA 24-year-old man accused of dressing as a clown and using sex toys to harass a
Algonquin man accused of sex toy attack at haunted house gets probation, fine
Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
A 24-year-old man accused of dressing as a clown and using sex toys to harass and attack a woman and her daughter at a Montgomery-area haunted house recently received a year of supervision and a $500 fine after pleading guilty. Robert S. Keller, of... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Cary School District 26 looking at lease with Montessori for Oak Knoll propertySubject to board approval, the agreement between the district and Foundations M
Cary School District 26 looking at lease with Montessori for Oak Knoll property
Northwest Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Subject to board approval, the agreement between the district and Foundations Montessori School, was recommended Monday by the finance committee, Finance Director Jeffrey Schubert said. District documents indicate the agreement would have a net... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Commission staff recommends against new Emera power linePORTLAND, Maine — Staff for Maine’s utility regulatory commission have recommen
Commission staff recommends against new Emera power line
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine — Staff for Maine’s utility regulatory commission have recommended against allowing Emera to build a new $15.4 million power line from Monticello to New Brunswick to expand capacity of the regional power grid. The proposed 138... Read more
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Cabot Star-Herald
Incorporations2nd Chance Outreach Thrift Store, 112 N Center St, Lonoke 72086 was incorporate
Incorporations
Cabot Star-Herald / Posted 4 days ago
2nd Chance Outreach Thrift Store, 112 N Center St, Lonoke 72086 was incorporated on 8/3/15 by Kimberly D Martin Freshly Renewed Transitional, 12 Louisiana Downs Cv, Scott 72142 was incorporated on 8/7/15 by Terrell Newton Friends Of The Cabot... Read more
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Daily Mail
Man who built shipping container home puts it up for sale for $58,000Canadian man who built self-sufficient home in the woods from $3,400 shipping c
Man who built shipping container home puts it up for sale for $58,000
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Canadian man who built self-sufficient home in the woods from $3,400 shipping containers puts it up for sale for $58,000 Joseph Dupuis, 29, built home 35 miles west of Ottawa in 2012 after working up to 14 hours over three months He has added to... Read more
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New Kerala
Haryana CM woos Canadian investors with his `single roof' policy Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar, who wound up his visit to North A
Haryana CM woos Canadian investors with his `single roof' policy
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar, who wound up his visit to North America here on Monday, pitched his state as an investment destination to Canadians by citing its 'unique... Read more
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Daily Herald
Pace expands bus service through Kane, McHenry countiesPace has extended its Randall Road bus route from its northern end in Elgin to
Pace expands bus service through Kane, McHenry counties
Daily Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Pace has extended its Randall Road bus route from its northern end in Elgin to the Crystal Lake Metra Station, expanding hours and adding a new midday service through Kane and McHenry counties. Previously, buses operated between the Pace Elgin... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
A momentous Petawawa sesquicentennialIt was a celebration they'll be talking about for the next 150 years. The Town
A momentous Petawawa sesquicentennial
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 5 days ago
It was a celebration they'll be talking about for the next 150 years. The Town of Petawawa concluded its extraordinary sesquicentennial Sunday wrapping up three days of impressive displays, demonstrations and historical re-enactments that... Read more
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USA Track & Field
Double-bronze night for U.S. women at WorldsBEIJING -- A pair of American women competing in their first IAAF World Champio
Double-bronze night for U.S. women at Worlds
USA Track & Field / Posted 5 days ago
BEIJING -- A pair of American women competing in their first IAAF World Championships turned in bronze medal-winning performances Monday night in Beijing. All three stayed in the lead pack for the entirety of the race, which saw slow lap splits... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Algonquin State Bank makes numerous promotionsRichard Worzala will move from president and chief operating officer at the ban
Algonquin State Bank makes numerous promotions
Northwest Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Richard Worzala will move from president and chief operating officer at the bank to vice chairman and co-chief executive officer, the release said. Worzala, who has 28 years of banking experience, joined Algonquin State Bank in 2010. Karen Villaflor... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Newly opened painting franchise services the Algonquin areaFresh Coat of Barrington offers residential and commercial painting services, a
Newly opened painting franchise services the Algonquin area
Northwest Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Fresh Coat of Barrington offers residential and commercial painting services, along with other services for numerous protective coating applications, franchisee Freddy Claros said in a news release. It services Algonquin, Barrington, Hoffman Estates,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Review: ‘The Fall of Princes’ by Robert GoolrickThe Fall Of Princes By Robert Goolrick Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill 304 pa
Review: ‘The Fall of Princes’ by Robert Goolrick
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 days ago
The Fall Of Princes By Robert Goolrick Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill 304 pages, $25.95 By Michael D. Langan “The best lack all conviction, while the worst are full of passionate intensity.” – W.B. Yeats Robert Goolrick was a Wall Street... Read more
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Daily Herald
Lifelong Mt. Prospect farmer missed at local marketsDennis "Denny" Geils, 64, of Mount Prospect, a lifelong farmer who was born in
Lifelong Mt. Prospect farmer missed at local markets
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Dennis "Denny" Geils, 64, of Mount Prospect, a lifelong farmer who was born in Elgin in 1951, grew up on a farm in western Des Plaines and later farmed a 10-acre parcel in Northbrook, died Tuesday from complications of heart disease and diabetes,... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Pace Suburban Bus expands RTA's service in McHenry County“There are major portions of McHenry County that have no access to fixed route
Pace Suburban Bus expands RTA's service in McHenry County
Northwest Herald / Posted 7 days ago
“There are major portions of McHenry County that have no access to fixed route bus service, Metra commuter rail service or even general public dial-a-ride service,” reads the document, written in 2014. “These underserved areas are places where there... Read more
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Providence Business News
Power plant a start to solve power costsA natural gas-powered electrical plant proposed in Burrillville could introduce
Power plant a start to solve power costs
Providence Business News / Posted 7 days ago
A natural gas-powered electrical plant proposed in Burrillville could introduce more than 900 megawatts to the New England grid, and is the largest generation project in a decade in Rhode Island. But even if approved, it won't eradicate demand for... Read more
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Providence Business News
Gas projects key to growth?While opposition to natural gas-expansion projects in Rhode Island to date has
Gas projects key to growth?
Providence Business News / Posted 7 days ago
While opposition to natural gas-expansion projects in Rhode Island to date has been limited, the disputes bear watching. If challenges were to delay or derail these projects, the volatility of supplies and pricing for electricity and heat could get... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Track and field: Jacobs grad Evan Jager qualifies for steeplechase final at worldsSo did the rest of the field, and the slow pace made things more interesting th
Track and field: Jacobs grad Evan Jager qualifies for steeplechase final at worlds
Northwest Herald / Posted 7 days ago
So did the rest of the field, and the slow pace made things more interesting than expected. Kenya’s Conseslus Kipruto won the heat in a pedestrian 8:41.41, with Jager taking second at 8:41.51. Jager, a 2007 Jacobs graduate from Algonquin, holds the... Read more
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