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The Woodstock Independent
Judy A. McGurn, 55, Crystal LakeLake, died Wednesday, July 20, 2016, at Centegra Hospital-McHenry. She was bor
Judy A. McGurn, 55, Crystal Lake
The Woodstock Independent / Posted an hour ago
Lake, died Wednesday, July 20, 2016, at Centegra Hospital-McHenry. She was born Dec. 3, 1960, to Jo-Ann Reuter Spielman in Evanston. She worked for many years at The Breakers in Crystal Lake. She started busing tables and did every job in between... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Do the couple who chase Pokemon together stay together?partner does, Stacy Scheier says, you learn to live with it. Scheier, a 27-yea
Do the couple who chase Pokemon together stay together?
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 11 hours ago
partner does, Stacy Scheier says, you learn to live with it. Scheier, a 27-year-old who lives with her boyfriend, Mark, in Evanston, doesn't play "Pokemon Go" at all, though he is an avid player. The two work opposite shifts during the week, and... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Mike Sadler’s death hits home for Northwestern coach Pat FitzgeraldMSU with a 3.97 grade-point average. His death hit home a bit more with Fitzger
Mike Sadler’s death hits home for Northwestern coach Pat Fitzgerald
Detroit Free Press / Posted 17 hours ago
MSU with a 3.97 grade-point average. His death hit home a bit more with Fitzgerald, who wanted Sadler to attend school in Evanston. “I believe I read that he was going to Stanford for law school,” Fitzgerald said, shaking his head. “That’s ‘Wow!’... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
White privilege exists: The time a cop let me go because I was whitecop let me go because I was white. It was the late 1990s. I had driven to Howa
White privilege exists: The time a cop let me go because I was white
Chicago Tribune / Posted 20 hours ago
cop let me go because I was white. It was the late 1990s. I had driven to Howard Street, on the border between Chicago and Evanston, to pick up my husband from work. The traffic on Howard was horrible that day. I couldn't find a legal place to... Read more
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Reuters
General Mills expands flour recall to more batchesThe General Mills logo is seen on a box of Cheerios cereal in Evanston, Illinoi
General Mills expands flour recall to more batches
Reuters / Posted 23 hours ago
The General Mills logo is seen on a box of Cheerios cereal in Evanston, Illinois, June 26, 2012. General Mills Inc said it was expanding its flour recall to more batches after the detection of E. coli in its flour samples that led to four new cases... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Pfleger: Not enough black vendors at LollapaloozaKevin Noonan to ask about that decision to exclude BJ's, Noonan told him that a
Pfleger: Not enough black vendors at Lollapalooza
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
Kevin Noonan to ask about that decision to exclude BJ's, Noonan told him that a black-owned Harold's Chicken franchise in Evanston was being added to the festival roster. "He didn't say that was the reason they got rid of BJ's," Pfleger told the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Methadone patients fight heroin treatment stigmaabout methadone, but people still don't want it anywhere in their backyard," sa
Methadone patients fight heroin treatment stigma
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
about methadone, but people still don't want it anywhere in their backyard," said Buonauro, who runs another clinic in Evanston. "We think (addicts) should have a place to go, but we don't want them close to us." 'Still a... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
A matter of taste: What the social media surge can teach us about the democratization of stylethe lead-in to a story regarding the employment of a chair for the cultivation
A matter of taste: What the social media surge can teach us about the democratization of style
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
the lead-in to a story regarding the employment of a chair for the cultivation of good taste at Northwestern University in Evanston, Ill. The Times editor, though cautious, agreed that the proposal was a solid one. “The requirements for the... Read more
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Daily Herald
Severe storms knock out power, snarl trains in Chicago24,000 customers are without power in Cook County. A flash flood warning is in
Severe storms knock out power, snarl trains in Chicago
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
24,000 customers are without power in Cook County. A flash flood warning is in effect for northeastern Cook County until 10:30 p.m. The National Weather Service says locations that could see flooding include Chicago, Evanston, Skokie and Des Plain... Read more
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NBC Chicago
After Heavy Rainfall, More Storms Move Into the Chicago Areacausing massive flooding, outages, and road closures areawide. 3 to 4 inches o
After Heavy Rainfall, More Storms Move Into the Chicago Area
NBC Chicago / Posted yesterday
causing massive flooding, outages, and road closures areawide. 3 to 4 inches of water were reported on some roads in Evanston, as well as branches down across the northern suburbs and wind speeds estimated at 55-60 mph in Skokie. I-94 was... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Weather Service: Flash flood watch issued as storms hit areainches of rain Saturday, according to the service’s alert. Locations that may
Weather Service: Flash flood watch issued as storms hit area
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
inches of rain Saturday, according to the service’s alert. Locations that may experience flooding include Chicago, Cicero, Evanston, Skokie, Des Plaines, Berwyn, Oak Park, Park Ridge, Maywood, Morton Grove, Franklin Park, Forest Park, River Forest,... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Severe Thunderstorm Warning, Flash Flood Warning issued for Cook CountyHail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding and tr
Severe Thunderstorm Warning, Flash Flood Warning issued for Cook County
WGN TV Chicago / Posted yesterday
Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees. Locations impacted include Chicago, Evanston, Skokie, Des Plaines, Oak Park, Park Ridge, Maywood, Morton Grove, Franklin Park, River Forest, Harwood Heights,... Read more
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WA Today
Do couples who chase Pokemon together stay together?partner does, Stacy Scheier says, you learn to live with it. Scheier, a 27-yea
Do couples who chase Pokemon together stay together?
WA Today / Posted yesterday
partner does, Stacy Scheier says, you learn to live with it. Scheier, a 27-year-old who lives with her boyfriend, Mark, in Evanston, Ilinois, doesn't play Pokemon Go at all, though he is an avid player. The two work opposite shifts during the week,... Read more
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Canberra Times
Do couples who chase Pokemon together stay together?partner does, Stacy Scheier says, you learn to live with it. Scheier, a 27-yea
Do couples who chase Pokemon together stay together?
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
partner does, Stacy Scheier says, you learn to live with it. Scheier, a 27-year-old who lives with her boyfriend, Mark, in Evanston, Ilinois, doesn't play Pokemon Go at all, though he is an avid player. The two work opposite shifts during the week,... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Do couples who chase Pokemon together stay together?partner does, Stacy Scheier says, you learn to live with it. Scheier, a 27-yea
Do couples who chase Pokemon together stay together?
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
partner does, Stacy Scheier says, you learn to live with it. Scheier, a 27-year-old who lives with her boyfriend, Mark, in Evanston, Ilinois, doesn't play Pokemon Go at all, though he is an avid player. The two work opposite shifts during the week,... Read more
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The Age
Do couples who chase Pokemon together stay together?partner does, Stacy Scheier says, you learn to live with it. Scheier, a 27-yea
Do couples who chase Pokemon together stay together?
The Age / Posted yesterday
partner does, Stacy Scheier says, you learn to live with it. Scheier, a 27-year-old who lives with her boyfriend, Mark, in Evanston, Ilinois, doesn't play Pokemon Go at all, though he is an avid player. The two work opposite shifts during the week,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Do couples who chase Pokemon together stay together?partner does, Stacy Scheier says, you learn to live with it. Scheier, a 27-yea
Do couples who chase Pokemon together stay together?
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
partner does, Stacy Scheier says, you learn to live with it. Scheier, a 27-year-old who lives with her boyfriend, Mark, in Evanston, Ilinois, doesn't play Pokemon Go at all, though he is an avid player. The two work opposite shifts during the week,... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Swim ban lifted at some Chicago-area beachesfor swimming. People were still allowed access to the beaches, just not in the
Swim ban lifted at some Chicago-area beaches
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 2 days ago
for swimming. People were still allowed access to the beaches, just not in the water. The ban also canceled the annual Great Lake Plunge in Evanston. To see the full list of beaches that are open or closed for swimming, go here: cpdbeache... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
SHIRLEY C. ANDREWSFuneral Services for Shirley C. Andrews 82, of Evanston will be Wednesday, July
SHIRLEY C. ANDREWS
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 2 days ago
Funeral Services for Shirley C. Andrews 82, of Evanston will be Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 1:30 at the Historic Bruce Funeral Home in Fort Dodge. Visitation will be Tuesday 4pm to 7pm and continue on Wednesday one hour prior to services. Burial will... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Conor Dwyer jumps into the marketing deep endstory to an extent, as opposed to (Phelps and Lochte), whose stories have alrea
Conor Dwyer jumps into the marketing deep end
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 3 days ago
story to an extent, as opposed to (Phelps and Lochte), whose stories have already been written,” says Shabelman, whose Evanston-based Burns Entertainment & Sports Marketing has paired brands with Olympians including Gabby Douglas, Greg... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Do the couple who chase Pokemon together stay together?partner does, Stacy Scheier says, you learn to live with it. Scheier, a 27-yea
Do the couple who chase Pokemon together stay together?
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
partner does, Stacy Scheier says, you learn to live with it. Scheier, a 27-year-old who lives with her boyfriend, Mark, in Evanston, Ill., doesn’t play Pokemon Go at all, though he is an avid player. The two work opposite shifts during the week,... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Around Town: I'm not exactly a foodieit was my husband who really got me thinking about food. Soon after we were mar
Around Town: I'm not exactly a foodie
The Journal-Standard / Posted 3 days ago
it was my husband who really got me thinking about food. Soon after we were married and still living in an apartment in Evanston, I prepared what I thought was a nice roast beef dinner. He was sitting at our dining room table, which was just... Read more
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Island Packet
Do the couple who chase Pokemon together stay together?partner does, Stacy Scheier says, you learn to live with it. Scheier, a 27-yea
Do the couple who chase Pokemon together stay together?
Island Packet / Posted 3 days ago
partner does, Stacy Scheier says, you learn to live with it. Scheier, a 27-year-old who lives with her boyfriend, Mark, in Evanston, Ill., doesn’t play Pokemon Go at all, though he is an avid player. The two work opposite shifts during the week,... Read more
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The Columbian
Entertaining ideas for summerexpenses via sites like Paypal or Venmo. But make sure less tech-savvy neighbo
Entertaining ideas for summer
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
expenses via sites like Paypal or Venmo. But make sure less tech-savvy neighbors are included, too. At a block party in Evanston, Ill., “someone made name tags for everyone with their name and a photo of their house,” recalled one neighbor,... Read more
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Calgary Sun
City of Calgary comes to its censuscommunites that showed growth of more than 1,000 people are United Communities'
City of Calgary comes to its census
Calgary Sun / Posted 3 days ago
communites that showed growth of more than 1,000 people are United Communities' Nolan Hill (2,03); Qualico Communities' Evanston (1,381); Brookfield Residential's Auburn Bay (1,368); Walton Development's Skyview Ranch (1,245); Hopewell's... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
For heat wave, city pools and lakefront beaches ready for wave of people90-degree mark don't bother her. "It's better than our winters. I'll take this
For heat wave, city pools and lakefront beaches ready for wave of people
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
90-degree mark don't bother her. "It's better than our winters. I'll take this over winter any day," said Stover, 29, of Evanston. Ten minutes after the stormy weather, people returned to the sand and set up their beach blankets and chairs... Read more
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KERA North Texas
From Mozart To Mr. Rogers: Literacy, Music And The Brainspeaks volumes: The study's set-up was as remarkable as its findings. While Kr
From Mozart To Mr. Rogers: Literacy, Music And The Brain
KERA North Texas / Posted 4 days ago
speaks volumes: The study's set-up was as remarkable as its findings. While Kraus and her Northwestern lab are based in Evanston, Ill., she studied the brains of kids affiliated with the Los Angeles-based Harmony Project, a nonprofit... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Letter to IGP Kale Kayihurathe police should stop it! But politics is about power contestation. Ndugu IGP,
Letter to IGP Kale Kayihura
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
the police should stop it! But politics is about power contestation. Ndugu IGP, leave politicians to struggle for power and command the UPF to keep law and order. The author teaches political science at Northwestern University/Evanston, Chicago-... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
From Mozart To Mr. Rogers: Literacy, Music And The Brainspeaks volumes: The study's set-up was as remarkable as its findings. While Kr
From Mozart To Mr. Rogers: Literacy, Music And The Brain
KPBS San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
speaks volumes: The study's set-up was as remarkable as its findings. While Kraus and her Northwestern lab are based in Evanston, Ill., she studied the brains of kids affiliated with the Los Angeles-based Harmony Project, a nonprofit... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Man charged with murder in West Rogers Park shootingwho fired shots at the vehicle. The passenger was shot in the head and transpo
Man charged with murder in West Rogers Park shooting
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
who fired shots at the vehicle. The passenger was shot in the head and transported to Presence St. Francis Hospital in Evanston in critical condition. Bryant was taken into custody soon after the shooting, police said. He is due in bond court... Read more
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Daily Herald
Theater events: Steppenwolf's 'Byhalia' explores race, classwho meets and falls in love with young Orlando. Performances begin Friday, July
Theater events: Steppenwolf's 'Byhalia' explores race, class
Daily Herald / Posted 5 days ago
who meets and falls in love with young Orlando. Performances begin Friday, July 22, at Ridgeville Park, 908 Seward St., Evanston. Admission is free. See arctheatrechicago.org. • Ryan Chiaverini, co-host of ABC 7's "Windy City Live," makes a... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Seth Meyers knocks Trump in Northwestern commencement speechyour money back, you're going to have to sue me, you losers.'" Meyers, 42, a 1
Seth Meyers knocks Trump in Northwestern commencement speech
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
your money back, you're going to have to sue me, you losers.'" Meyers, 42, a 1996 Northwestern graduate who was born in Evanston, started his comedy career by joining the school's improv troupe, and after graduation sharpened his skills at the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Republican unity? What unity after Cruz's rogue move?smug, and it was a slap in the face to Mr. Trump and to the convention," said T
Republican unity? What unity after Cruz's rogue move?
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
smug, and it was a slap in the face to Mr. Trump and to the convention," said Trump delegate Mark Fratella, a teacher from Evanston at the Illinois delegation breakfast. "I think Cruz sealed his fate politically," Fratella said. "On the floor last... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Do the suburbs need another theater company?Highwood all went dark in the face of dwindling audiences. Respected troupes su
Do the suburbs need another theater company?
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 5 days ago
Highwood all went dark in the face of dwindling audiences. Respected troupes such as Buffalo Theatre in Glen Ellyn, Next in Evanston and Illinois Theatre Center in Park Forest have also closed. But none of that has deterred unlikely producer Steven... Read more
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NBC Chicago
13 Wounded in Wednesday Shootings Across Chicagoin a vehicle driving in the 2300 block of West Arthur when two males on the sid
13 Wounded in Wednesday Shootings Across Chicago
NBC Chicago / Posted 5 days ago
in a vehicle driving in the 2300 block of West Arthur when two males on the sidewalk nearby opened fire, according to police. The man was shot in the head and taken to Saint Francis Hospital in Evanston, where he was listed in critical co... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Environmental commission works to reduce plastic bag useand fish. Also, the bags can take centuries to decompose because they are made
Environmental commission works to reduce plastic bag use
Daily Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
and fish. Also, the bags can take centuries to decompose because they are made with petroleum-based chemicals. Chicago and Evanston have banned single-use plastic bags. Lake County has a pilot program for recycling them. State legislation that... Read more
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BBC News
Teachers are thanking Melania Trumphow she seeks out to demean her and take her down,'' he added. Brad Francis, a
Teachers are thanking Melania Trump
BBC News / Posted 5 days ago
how she seeks out to demean her and take her down,'' he added. Brad Francis, an English teacher at Davis Middle School in Evanston, Wyoming tweeted that he was "'jazzed" to have a "perfect video to teach my 8th graders students about... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Fourth lawsuit filed in wake of Carbon Live Fire E. coli outbreakJune 30 was rushed to the hospital, where she later learned that her stool test
Fourth lawsuit filed in wake of Carbon Live Fire E. coli outbreak
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
June 30 was rushed to the hospital, where she later learned that her stool tested positive for E. coli. She is "gradually recovering" and alleging negligence, according to her lawsuit. Her lawyers include Torvik Law in Evanston. Twitter @becky... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Steve Yahn, founding editor of Crain's, dies at 69Medical Center in Valhalla, N.Y., said his brother, Kurt. He was a resident of
Steve Yahn, founding editor of Crain's, dies at 69
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
Medical Center in Valhalla, N.Y., said his brother, Kurt. He was a resident of Ossining, N.Y., and previously had lived in Evanston. Born in Janesville, Wis., Yahn moved with his family to Rockford as a child and graduated from Rockford East High... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Kids leaving home doesn't always lead to parents saving morefor things like home-improvement projects, or maybe some travel while still rel
Kids leaving home doesn't always lead to parents saving more
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 6 days ago
for things like home-improvement projects, or maybe some travel while still relatively young and healthy.Karen Courtight of Evanston, Illinois, says she and her husband, Steve, have changed their spending habits since their two sons, 24 and 27,... Read more
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The News-Herald
Bouquets and Brickbats: Congratulations to Painesville Little League All Stars on reaching state tournamentSafety Police Staff and Command Program. Jackson and Naegele successfully grad
Bouquets and Brickbats: Congratulations to Painesville Little League All Stars on reaching state tournament
The News-Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Safety Police Staff and Command Program. Jackson and Naegele successfully graduated from the 22-week program held in Evanston, Illinois. According to a release from the Willoughby Hills Police Department, many of the program’s graduates go... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
Empty-nesters missing opportunities to save — The Medina County Gazettethings like home-improvement projects, or maybe some travel while still relativ
Empty-nesters missing opportunities to save — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
things like home-improvement projects, or maybe some travel while still relatively young and healthy. Karen Courtight of Evanston, Illinois, says she and her husband, Steve, have changed their spending habits since their two sons, 24 and 27,... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Kids leaving home doesn't always mean savings for parentsthings like home-improvement projects, or maybe some travel while still relativ
Kids leaving home doesn't always mean savings for parents
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 6 days ago
things like home-improvement projects, or maybe some travel while still relatively young and healthy. Karen Courtight of Evanston, Illinois, says she and her husband, Steve, have changed their spending habits since their two sons, 24 and 27,... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Kids leaving home doesn't always lead to parents saving morethings like home-improvement projects, or maybe some travel while still relativ
Kids leaving home doesn't always lead to parents saving more
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 6 days ago
things like home-improvement projects, or maybe some travel while still relatively young and healthy. Karen Courtight of Evanston, Illinois, says she and her husband, Steve, have changed their spending habits since their two sons, 24 and 27,... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Driver Charged for Hit-Run That Killed Firefightera license, police said. He was expected to appear in bond court Wednesday. Dou
Driver Charged for Hit-Run That Killed Firefighter
NBC Chicago / Posted 6 days ago
a license, police said. He was expected to appear in bond court Wednesday. Douglas was taken to Saint Francis Hospital in Evanston in critical condition, police said at the time. After the accident, Douglas began to improve and was rehabilitating... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Man charged in hit-run that killed Chicago firefighterwho joined the Chicago Fire Department in 2012, was taken in critical condition
Man charged in hit-run that killed Chicago firefighter
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
who joined the Chicago Fire Department in 2012, was taken in critical condition to Presence St. Francis Hospital in Evanston, police said. He was later transferred to Presence Holy Family Medical Center in Des Plaines, where he died on July... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Kids leaving home doesn't always mean savings for parentsthings like home-improvement projects, or maybe some travel while still relativ
Kids leaving home doesn't always mean savings for parents
KGTV San Diego / Posted 6 days ago
things like home-improvement projects, or maybe some travel while still relatively young and healthy. Karen Courtight of Evanston, Illinois, says she and her husband, Steve, have changed their spending habits since their two sons, 24 and 27,... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Kids leaving home doesn't always mean savings for parentsthings like home-improvement projects, or maybe some travel while still relativ
Kids leaving home doesn't always mean savings for parents
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 6 days ago
things like home-improvement projects, or maybe some travel while still relatively young and healthy. Karen Courtight of Evanston, Illinois, says she and her husband, Steve, have changed their spending habits since their two sons, 24 and 27,... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Kids leaving home doesn't always lead to parents saving morethings like home-improvement projects, or maybe some travel while still relativ
Kids leaving home doesn't always lead to parents saving more
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
things like home-improvement projects, or maybe some travel while still relatively young and healthy. Karen Courtight of Evanston, Illinois, says she and her husband, Steve, have changed their spending habits since their two sons, 24 and 27,... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Kids leaving home doesn't always lead to parents saving morethings like home-improvement projects, or maybe some travel while still relativ
Kids leaving home doesn't always lead to parents saving more
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
things like home-improvement projects, or maybe some travel while still relatively young and healthy. Karen Courtight of Evanston, Illinois, says she and her husband, Steve, have changed their spending habits since their two sons, 24 and 27,... Read more
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