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WBNG Binghamton
Local 5K to raise funds for homelessnessBinghamton, NY (WBNG Binghamton) In an effort to end homelessness, the Binghamt
Local 5K to raise funds for homelessness
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 2 hours ago
Binghamton, NY (WBNG Binghamton) In an effort to end homelessness, the Binghamton Rescue Mission is gearing up to host its 3rd annual run and walk-- called the Freeze Out 5K. However, this year's run and walk will be the first glow-in-the dark... Read more
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examiner.com
Trump and Sanders win in New HampshireAgnes Bedard is a married mom and grandmother who has lived in the Philadelphia
Trump and Sanders win in New Hampshire
examiner.com / Posted 3 hours ago
Agnes Bedard is a married mom and grandmother who has lived in the Philadelphia area her entire life. Agnes has been involved in local community projects for the past 30 years. Agnes has been involved in organizations such as the Highland Park Civic... Read more
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Edison Metuchen Sentinel
The Francis E. Parker Memorial Home, Inc. Acquires The Margaret McLaughlin McCarrick Care Center | February 11, 2016(from left) Chip Ross, Maria Campilonga, Janet Patullo, Jim Zauner, Roberto Muñ
The Francis E. Parker Memorial Home, Inc. Acquires The Margaret McLaughlin McCarrick Care Center | February 11, 2016
Edison Metuchen Sentinel / Posted 9 hours ago
(from left) Chip Ross, Maria Campilonga, Janet Patullo, Jim Zauner, Roberto Muñiz, Donna Lazartic, Donna Silbert, and John Cerminaro. Photo by Kailin Bouse. HIGHLAND PARK, NJ — The Francis E. Parker Memorial Home, Inc. (Parker) and The Margaret... Read more
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The Woodstock Independent
Hurricanes Fencing Team Relish Underdog Status“A lot of the teams we face like Stevenson and New Trier have kids who have bee
Hurricanes Fencing Team Relish Underdog Status
The Woodstock Independent / Posted 10 hours ago
“A lot of the teams we face like Stevenson and New Trier have kids who have been fencing since they were young,” Harrison said. “They have (youth) programs feeding fencers into their program. Our program is really small compared to theirs. A lot of... Read more
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Daily Herald
Walgreens to make heroin overdose antidote naloxone available without prescriptionDeerfield-based Walgreens will make the heroin overdose antidote drug naloxone
Walgreens to make heroin overdose antidote naloxone available without prescription
Daily Herald / Posted 10 hours ago
Deerfield-based Walgreens will make the heroin overdose antidote drug naloxone available without a prescription at pharmacies in Illinois and 34 other states, it was announced Tuesday. In addition, the national drugstore chain will set up kiosks in... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
'This shouldn't be happening'CHAMPAIGN — Jewish students at the University of Illinois expressed outrage ove
'This shouldn't be happening'
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 13 hours ago
CHAMPAIGN — Jewish students at the University of Illinois expressed outrage over vandals' latest assault on the cherished menorah that stands outside the Chabad Center for Jewish Life. "This was the first building I stepped into on campus when I... Read more
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Al.com
Capital murder suspects across Alabama seek to bar death penaltyAttorneys for 25-year-old Antonio McCary Jones, a Birmingham man charged with k
Capital murder suspects across Alabama seek to bar death penalty
Al.com / Posted 15 hours ago
Attorneys for 25-year-old Antonio McCary Jones, a Birmingham man charged with killing a fellow drug dealer by shooting him 14 times, last week told a judge that if Jones is found guilty the death penalty should not be an option. Alabama's sentencing... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Political NewsletterTwo African-American candidates should be hoping the Democratic presidential co
Political Newsletter
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 16 hours ago
Two African-American candidates should be hoping the Democratic presidential contest stays hot until the March 15 Illinois primary: Andrea Zopp, who's running for the Democratic U.S. Senate nomination, and Kimberly Foxx, who's seeking the party's... Read more
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MLive.com
Former greats still waiting to see more out of Lions QB Matthew StaffordSAN FRANCISCO — Steve Young says he sees a lot of himself in Matthew Stafford,
Former greats still waiting to see more out of Lions QB Matthew Stafford
MLive.com / Posted 20 hours ago
SAN FRANCISCO — Steve Young says he sees a lot of himself in Matthew Stafford, which sounds like a really good thing for the Detroit Lions. Young, after all, has a ring on his finger and a plaque in Canton. But the 49ers legend wasn't exactly... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Topeka prep notes: Rural wrestlers strong in Centennial League meetSaturday’s Centennial League tournament was a breakthrough meet for Washburn Ru
Topeka prep notes: Rural wrestlers strong in Centennial League meet
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted yesterday
Saturday’s Centennial League tournament was a breakthrough meet for Washburn Rural’s wrestling team, with the Junior Blues finishing second as a team behind perennial Class 6A power Manhattan. Still, Rural coach Damon Parker said he’s trying to... Read more
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Daily Herald
District 75 to introduce Spanish/English immersion programThe 2016-17 year will present a different experience for dozens of Mundelein El
District 75 to introduce Spanish/English immersion program
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
The 2016-17 year will present a different experience for dozens of Mundelein Elementary District 75 kindergartners as the first participants in a two-way language immersion program. Beginning in kindergarten and eventually through fifth grade,... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
A guide to sledding (just add snow)The undulations of the rolling hills become clearer and the landscape grows lar
A guide to sledding (just add snow)
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted yesterday
The undulations of the rolling hills become clearer and the landscape grows larger as you drive down Andrews Road and into the parking lot at Arnold Park in Vestal. The layout is perfect for a family sledding outing: gradually declining slopes that... Read more
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Daily Herald
Democrats stake out debt-reduction ideas in first Senate debateThe Democrats running for U.S. Senate pointed to different priorities to tackle
Democrats stake out debt-reduction ideas in first Senate debate
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
The Democrats running for U.S. Senate pointed to different priorities to tackle the country's debt today in their first joint debate of the primary race. Asked how to pay for the college tuition breaks and other programs their party's candidates for... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
10th congressional district race campaign cash issueA political contribution from an auto dealer who received a tax break from the
10th congressional district race campaign cash issue
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted yesterday
A political contribution from an auto dealer who received a tax break from the city of Highland Park is drawing some notice in the hot race for Congress in the north suburban 10th District. At issue is a $5,400 donation from auto dealer Ernie... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
WAC basketball standingsWAC BOYS Hays High 4-0 12-2 Liberal 3-1 10-4 Dodge City 1-2 5-9 Great Bend
WAC basketball standings
Great Bend Tribune / Posted yesterday
WAC BOYS Hays High 4-0 12-2 Liberal 3-1 10-4 Dodge City 1-2 5-9 Great Bend 1-3 3-11 Garden City 0-3 5-10 Friday’s games Liberal 60, Great Bend 57 McPherson 75, Dodge City 69, 2 OT Guymon, Okla. 43, Garden City 37 Tuesday’s games Dodge City... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Water woes could sink Flint's property values even moreFlint's next financial blow could be a sharp decline in property values and eve
Water woes could sink Flint's property values even more
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
Flint's next financial blow could be a sharp decline in property values and eventually tax revenues because of lead-poisoned water. Property tax assessments are being mailed this month and when Flint's Board of Review convenes in March, property... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Redeeming Relevance: Parshat Terumah: How Many Israelites Does it Take to Build an Aron?There is much to be gained by paying close attention to the various details in
Redeeming Relevance: Parshat Terumah: How Many Israelites Does it Take to Build an Aron?
The Jewish Press / Posted yesterday
There is much to be gained by paying close attention to the various details in the Torah of how to build the mishkan. We will take a look at one such detail and see how it led to some very powerful observations: Whereas the other vessels of the... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
A pretty close callFirefighters work to ensure flames are extinguished Sunday afternoon near a res
A pretty close call
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Firefighters work to ensure flames are extinguished Sunday afternoon near a residence in the 3000 block of New Lancaster Valley Road. Crews were originally called for a possible residential fire, but after arrival on scene it was determined to be a... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Multi-cultural program set for SaturdayMotivated by what she said was a love for her “rainbow family,” Fern Etta Willi
Multi-cultural program set for Saturday
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Motivated by what she said was a love for her “rainbow family,” Fern Etta Williams in 2010 launched a program to celebrate various ethnic and cultural groups. Williams, 78, didn’t give much thought to making the program an annual event held the... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Water woes could sink Flint's property values even moreFlint's next financial blow could be a sharp decline in property values and eve
Water woes could sink Flint's property values even more
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
Flint's next financial blow could be a sharp decline in property values and eventually tax revenues because of lead-poisoned water. Property tax assessments are being mailed this month and when Flint's Board of Review convenes in March, property... Read more
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USA Today
'Walking man' settles into new life, friends, waist sizeDETROIT — Like a lottery winner, his life changed almost overnight: From commut
'Walking man' settles into new life, friends, waist size
USA Today / Posted 2 days ago
DETROIT — Like a lottery winner, his life changed almost overnight: From commuting 21 miles a day on foot to driving a new car — and from fending off feisty pals in an urban rooming house to kicking back in a suburban apartment all his... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Podlena powers through for Centennial League crownSeaman junior 106-pound wrestler Dawson Podlena knew that his attention needed
Podlena powers through for Centennial League crown
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Seaman junior 106-pound wrestler Dawson Podlena knew that his attention needed to be on his opponent in the Centennial League championship match Saturday at Shawnee Heights. But it was hard for Podlena’s thoughts not to wander a few miles away,... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
'Walking man' settles into new life, friends, waist sizeA year ago, the Free Press told about then Detroiter James Robertson "the Walki
'Walking man' settles into new life, friends, waist size
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
A year ago, the Free Press told about then Detroiter James Robertson "the Walking Man," who trudged 21 miles a day round trip to work. How's he doing now? Like a lottery winner, his life changed almost overnight: From commuting 21 miles a day on... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Arts Council presents 'Mentors & Students' exhibitionsThe Arts Council of Henderson County will present a series of exhibitions as a
Arts Council presents 'Mentors & Students' exhibitions
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 3 days ago
The Arts Council of Henderson County will present a series of exhibitions as a thematic unit titled "Mentors & Students" at The Art House Gallery, at 5 Highland Park Road in East Flat Rock. Celebrating the importance of art in a child’s life, the... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
The great re-alignmentPage 2 of 2 - It will be a tremendous challenge, but one we are looking forward
The great re-alignment
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 3 days ago
Page 2 of 2 - It will be a tremendous challenge, but one we are looking forward to with great anticipation, he said.“We’re fired up about the opportunity to compete in the best area in the country for high school football, and the new district is... Read more
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MLive.com
Fire crews enter fourth day battling massive Highland Park warehouse blazeHIGHLAND PARK, MI - After flames jumped up again late Friday night, fire crews
Fire crews enter fourth day battling massive Highland Park warehouse blaze
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
HIGHLAND PARK, MI - After flames jumped up again late Friday night, fire crews continued to battle the massive blaze at a Highland Park warehouse. The fire ignited at 2:30 a.m. Wednesday. Pockets of flames could be seen at the site, which occupies... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Reclaim Detroit, burned out of Highland Park warehouse, was seeking new home in MidtownPhoto by Kirk Pinho/Crain's Detroit Business Months before a massive fire engul
Reclaim Detroit, burned out of Highland Park warehouse, was seeking new home in Midtown
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 3 days ago
Photo by Kirk Pinho/Crain's Detroit Business Months before a massive fire engulfed the nonprofit's space in a Highland Park warehouse last week, the company had been working with the city of Detroit and a local developer to secure new space in... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Reclaim Detroit, burned ouf of Highland Park warehouse, was already seeking new home in MidtownCommentsEmailPrint Photo by Kirk Pinho/Crain's Detroit Business Months before
Reclaim Detroit, burned ouf of Highland Park warehouse, was already seeking new home in Midtown
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 3 days ago
CommentsEmailPrint Photo by Kirk Pinho/Crain's Detroit Business Months before a massive fire engulfed the nonprofit's space in a Highland Park warehouse... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Highland Park boys edge Hayden, earn another nail-biting victoryIf you go to a Highland Park boys basketball game, you can just about count on
Highland Park boys edge Hayden, earn another nail-biting victory
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
If you go to a Highland Park boys basketball game, you can just about count on it being close. And though Scots coach Jason Jones would love a blowout win now and then, he’s proud his team has learned how to win the nail-biters, including a 55-51... Read more
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Breitbart
LAPD Arrests Man for Impersonating PriestOn Tuesday, Erwin Mena, 59, was arrested by the Los Angeles Police Department (
LAPD Arrests Man for Impersonating Priest
Breitbart / Posted 4 days ago
On Tuesday, Erwin Mena, 59, was arrested by the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) for impersonating a Catholic priest–while allegedly swindling parishioners out of several thousands of dollars for years. Police revealed that Mena had posed as a... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Ash Wednesday ushers in Lenten seasonCatholic and Protestant Christians will begin their preparation for Easter when
Ash Wednesday ushers in Lenten season
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Catholic and Protestant Christians will begin their preparation for Easter when they enter into the Lenten season beginning with Ash Wednesday services on Feb. 10. Lent is a 40-day period, excluding Sundays, that precedes Easter, which this year... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Pot and work: 5 small firms pledge not to fire workers for using medical marijuanaWith all the concerns confronting Illinois' medical cannabis pilot program — no
Pot and work: 5 small firms pledge not to fire workers for using medical marijuana
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
With all the concerns confronting Illinois' medical cannabis pilot program — not enough patients, not enough qualifying conditions, not enough time — a handful of Chicago-area employers want their workers to know that they don't have to worry about... Read more
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USA Today
In Detroit, next-generation black activists gain steamDETROIT -- Waving pan-African flags colored red, black and green, the demonstra
In Detroit, next-generation black activists gain steam
USA Today / Posted 4 days ago
DETROIT -- Waving pan-African flags colored red, black and green, the demonstrators strode into traffic on 7 Mile Road on Detroit's east side. "Whose streets?" they chanted as cars honked in support and slowed to a halt. "Our streets!" A Detroit... Read more
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Slate
The Supreme Court May Finally Have to Take a New Gun CaseThe law, lawyers, and the court. In December the Supreme Court declined to hea
The Supreme Court May Finally Have to Take a New Gun Case
Slate / Posted 4 days ago
The law, lawyers, and the court. In December the Supreme Court declined to hear a case challenging a Chicago suburb’s ban on selling and owning assault weapons. Two justices—Clarence Thomas joined by Antonin Scalia—offered up a bitter dissent when... Read more
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MLive.com
Detroit fire crews withdraw from scene of massive Highland Park warehouse fireHIGHLAND PARK, MI -- Detroit fire crews on Thursday afternoon withdrew from the
Detroit fire crews withdraw from scene of massive Highland Park warehouse fire
MLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
HIGHLAND PARK, MI -- Detroit fire crews on Thursday afternoon withdrew from the scene of an enormous and lengthy blaze at a Highland Park warehouse that could be seen for days from miles away. It started about 2:30 a.m. Wednesday and pockets of fire... Read more
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Daily Herald
Highland Park Country Club renews contract with KemperSportsNORTHBROOK -- The Park District of Highland Park has renewed its contract with
Highland Park Country Club renews contract with KemperSports
Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
NORTHBROOK -- The Park District of Highland Park has renewed its contract with KemperSports to manage Highland Park Country Club, a historic Dick Nugent-designed golf course that recently celebrated its 50th anniversary. Originally a private country... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
WAC basketball standings updatedWAC BOYS Hays High 4-0 12-2 Liberal 2-1 9-4 Dodge City 1-2 5-8 Great Bend 1
WAC basketball standings updated
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
WAC BOYS Hays High 4-0 12-2 Liberal 2-1 9-4 Dodge City 1-2 5-8 Great Bend 1-2 3-10 Garden City 0-3 5-9 HAYS HIGH (12-2, 4-0)—Colby 77-40; Olathe North 42-58; Garden City 55-38; Pratt 74-49; Colby 73-35; Junction City 55-50; Liberal 55-54; Great... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Detroit Digits: Feb. 5, 2016From large financing package for Detroit apartment complex to fundraising campa
Detroit Digits: Feb. 5, 2016
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 4 days ago
From large financing package for Detroit apartment complex to fundraising campaign by Detroit City FC, here's a look at this week's news by the numbersCommentsEmailPrint Photo by Kirk Pinho/Crain's Detroit Business... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
As Jeb Bush Appears Vulnerable Courting of Texas Donors Begins - As Jeb Bush Appears Vulnerable Courting of Texas Donors Begins by Abby Livingston The Texas Tribune Feb. 5 2016 WASHINGTON — If former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush stumbles in the New Hamps...WASHINGTON — If former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush stumbles in the New Hampshire prim
As Jeb Bush Appears Vulnerable Courting of Texas Donors Begins - As Jeb Bush Appears Vulnerable Courting of Texas Donors Begins by Abby Livingston The Texas Tribune Feb. 5 2016 WASHINGTON — If former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush stumbles in the New Hamps...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON — If former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush stumbles in the New Hampshire primary Tuesday, many Texas Republicans point to U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio as the likeliest suitor to a vast network of donors in the state who may be on the hunt for a new... Read more
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examiner.com
Trump moves on to capture lead in New HampshireAgnes Bedard is a married mom and grandmother who has lived in the Philadelphia
Trump moves on to capture lead in New Hampshire
examiner.com / Posted 4 days ago
Agnes Bedard is a married mom and grandmother who has lived in the Philadelphia area her entire life. Agnes has been involved in local community projects for the past 30 years. Agnes has been involved in organizations such as the Highland Park Civic... Read more
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MLive.com
Arsonists torching Detroit liquor store caught on videoDETROIT, MI -- One man kept a look out; the other dumped flammable liquid near
Arsonists torching Detroit liquor store caught on video
MLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
DETROIT, MI -- One man kept a look out; the other dumped flammable liquid near the caged front door of a Detroit liquor store. Detroit police released surveillance footage of the criminal act Thursday. The arson tool place at the Sea of Liquor... Read more
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Daily Herald
Dold is well funded, thanks to political action committees: FEC reportsRepublican incumbent Robert Dold finished 2015 as the best-funded candidate for
Dold is well funded, thanks to political action committees: FEC reports
Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Republican incumbent Robert Dold finished 2015 as the best-funded candidate for Illinois' 10th Congressional District seat -- but he got to the top with significant help from interest groups, federal records show. Dold's re-election committee... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Writers Theatre opens world-class new space. How did it get here?How did Writers Theatre, a theater that formerly spent much of its history play
Writers Theatre opens world-class new space. How did it get here?
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
How did Writers Theatre, a theater that formerly spent much of its history playing to 60 people in the back of a struggling suburban book store, and then to 110 people inside an old-school women's club, pull off its own $28 million, two-theater... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
New Writers Theatre building in Glencoe has a flair for dramaThere's a stirring performance going on at Writers Theatre's new home in Glenco
New Writers Theatre building in Glencoe has a flair for drama
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
There's a stirring performance going on at Writers Theatre's new home in Glencoe even though the company won't perform its first play in the Jeanne Gang-designed building until March 16. That performance — strong but delicate, fresh without lapsing... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Vindy.com, Obituaries, Tributes, VICTOR S. 'VIC' RUBENSTEIN, Youngstown, OhioLIBERTY – Victor S. “Vic” Rubenstein, 72, a well-known Mahoning Valley marketin
Vindy.com, Obituaries, Tributes, VICTOR S. 'VIC' RUBENSTEIN, Youngstown, Ohio
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 5 days ago
LIBERTY – Victor S. “Vic” Rubenstein, 72, a well-known Mahoning Valley marketing consultant and community advocate, passed into the loving arms of his Lord at 11:15 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 2, at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital in Pittsburgh, after... Read more
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Al.com
2 teens charged in carjacking of Birmingham grandmotherTwo teens are in jail with bond set at $100,000 each after police say they carj
2 teens charged in carjacking of Birmingham grandmother
Al.com / Posted 5 days ago
Two teens are in jail with bond set at $100,000 each after police say they carjacked a grandmother in Birmingham's Southside Wednesday afternoon. The woman's 15-year-old granddaughter was in the vehicle, but was able to escape before the robbers... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Losing EM Earley could aid efforts to help DPSSome see Earley as barrier to legislation on Detroit schools Detroit Public Sc
Losing EM Earley could aid efforts to help DPS
Detroit Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
Some see Earley as barrier to legislation on Detroit schools Detroit Public Schools emergency manager Darnell Earley, facing an onslaught of criticism over dilapidated schools and his role in the Flint water crisis, announced Tuesday that he's... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Hayden boys looking to continue hot streakWith Hayden's boys basketball team inserting several newcomers into the mix thi
Hayden boys looking to continue hot streak
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
With Hayden's boys basketball team inserting several newcomers into the mix this season, coach Ted Schuler knew it was going to take time for the Wildcats to jell. After a 2-5 start Hayden seems to have reached that point, winning five of its last... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Patterson sends unusual valentines Man may have attended Bible study after committing rape, robbery Tragedy On
Patterson sends unusual valentines
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 5 days ago
Man may have attended Bible study after committing rape, robbery Tragedy On The Trail: The Murder of April Millsap TRAFFIC ALERT: Southbound Southfield Freeway closed at Warren due to… 'Reclaim Detroit' shop... Read more
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Daily Herald
Santorum departure reunites couple in Rubio campRepublican Rick Santorum's exit from the presidential race this week means no r
Santorum departure reunites couple in Rubio camp
Daily Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Republican Rick Santorum's exit from the presidential race this week means no repeat of the suburban campaign rallies four years ago by the graduate of Carmel Catholic High School in Mundelein. It's a disappointment for Santorum convention delegate... Read more
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