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2014/09/30 10:40
2014/09/30 10:40
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Des Plaines officials are planning to spend millions next year on infrastructure upgrades and other expenses, but they won't increase taxes to do it. The proposed $153 million city budget for fiscal...
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2014/09/27 11:26
2014/09/27 11:26
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Regarding the story about Matt McNamara, Bill Prim’s buddy, McNamara was a member of the Des Plaines Police Department and Prim was his superior when McNamara was involved in two bar fights. At one...
2014/09/26 23:40
2014/09/26 23:40
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Dressed head to toe in their "apple garb," sisters Helen McPhail and Bobbi Barabasz are stopped on Long Grove's cobblestone paths. "Do you work here?" visitors ask the pair. They're the darlings of...
2014/09/26 23:15
2014/09/26 23:15
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Des Plaines, IL - OCTOBER 24: A customer orders food from a McDonald's restaurant on October 24, 2013 in Des Plaines, Illinois. McDonald's has announced it will make changes to its low-priced Dollar...
2014/09/26 21:40
2014/09/26 21:40
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A longtime state representative for Chicago and the near Northwest suburbs is facing a fall election challenge from a political newcomer making his first general election run for public office. Mike...
2014/09/26 10:13
2014/09/26 10:13
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Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel's proposal to change the terms of the drug war by lessening the penalties for low-level possession is getting blowback from the suburbs, with some prosecutors and police...
2014/09/25 23:13
2014/09/25 23:13
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For Illinois Tollway employees, the free rides may finally come to an end next year. A new contract between the Illinois State Toll Highway Authority and its biggest union calls for members to give...
2014/09/25 21:40
2014/09/25 21:40
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Talk radio host Dan Proft says he's planning to spend $2 million before Election Day trying to help Republicans get elected to seats in Springfield. The conservative WLS-AM morning host heads up the...
2014/09/25 20:40
2014/09/25 20:40
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A motorcycle run will make its way through Des Plaines, Mount Prospect and Arlington Heights Saturday to call attention to the growing heroin epidemic in the suburbs, organizers say. Some 100 bikers...
2014/09/25 16:17
2014/09/25 16:17
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Battery Thaddeus Scott-Chew, 22, of the 4800 block of West Van Buren Street, Chicago, was charged at 9 p.m. Sept. 9 with battery in the 100 block of South Route 83. • German Torres, 23, of the 300...
2014/09/25 04:24
2014/09/25 04:24
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The Des Plaines-based venture capital firm operates primarily in the restaurant business. It also owns the Stella’s Place gaming caf�s. The Stella’s and Shelby’s caf�s are part of the fast-growing...
2014/09/24 19:40
2014/09/24 19:40
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If you're a fan of the "Dork Forest Podcast," then check out contributing comedian Jackie Kashian performing this week at two Zanies locations: first at MB Financial Park, Rosemont, (847) 813-0484,...
2014/09/24 05:24
2014/09/24 05:24
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Oakton Community College will offer an online dictionary to students in certain manufacturing classes this spring after seeing the numbers of students needing English-language help soar to four times...
2014/09/23 22:26
2014/09/23 22:26
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Stephanie Chiakas died March 10, 2013, of an overdose in Crystal Lake. The toxicology report indicated she had multiple drugs in her system, including heroin. Chiakas was a 17-year-old junior at...
2014/09/23 21:40
2014/09/23 21:40
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Clarence Schawk, the founder and chairman of SGK, Inc., a global brand development company based in Des Plaines, has died. Schawk passed away Sept. 20. He was 88. A former Park Ridge resident,...
2014/09/23 21:06
2014/09/23 21:06
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Martin “Mike” J. Hess Sr., 77, of Shawano, formerly of Des Plaines, Illinois, passed away on Sept. 21, 2014, in Shawano. Born on Jan. 24, 1937, in Des Plaines, he was the son of the late Joseph and...
2014/09/23 11:40
2014/09/23 11:40
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Grand Victoria Casino in Elgin is pulling out all the stops to celebrate its 20th anniversary next month, casino officials said. "It's two decades," said casino marketing manager Marilou Pilman. "For...
2014/09/23 10:40
2014/09/23 10:40
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Bears win 27-19 with turnover gifts, 2nd-half offense, defense not breaking The Jets were in a giving mood early on in last night's game, and the Bears were happy to accept. Later, after the freebies...
2014/09/23 05:26
2014/09/23 05:26
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The League of Women Voters of McHenry County has secured voter forums at McHenry County College despite trying to plan four total events, League President Paula Ekstrom said. The first forum will be...
2014/09/22 23:40
2014/09/22 23:40
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One of this election season's more hotly contested suburban races lies in what some consider a politically "purple" district. The race for state House's 55th District seat pits incumbent Democratic...
2014/09/30 10:40
2014/09/30 10:40
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