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NBC News
Did Zika Cost This Woman Her Baby?Samantha Mejia was elated when she discovered she was pregnant during a family
Did Zika Cost This Woman Her Baby?
NBC News / Posted 12 hours ago
Samantha Mejia was elated when she discovered she was pregnant during a family visit to Honduras over the Christmas holiday. Less than two months later, she's lost the baby and she is wondering if Zika is to blame. Mejia, who lives in Romeoville,... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
2016 Chicago area fish fry finderCHICAGO — Lent has started, and that means fish fry season is back in the Chica
2016 Chicago area fish fry finder
WGN TV Chicago / Posted yesterday
CHICAGO — Lent has started, and that means fish fry season is back in the Chicago area. The Catholic Church, and many other Christian churches, abstain from eating meat on Friday’s during Lent. Churches and organizations host these Lenten seafood... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
WGN Exclusive: Chicagoland woman talks about contracting Zika virusROMEOVILLE, Ill. -- It was a holiday vacation to Honduras, visiting family, whe
WGN Exclusive: Chicagoland woman talks about contracting Zika virus
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 2 days ago
ROMEOVILLE, Ill. -- It was a holiday vacation to Honduras, visiting family, when Samantha Mejia, 30, and her husband Omar first heard about Zika virus. They took precautions, used bug spray and had a good time but it wasn't until they came back that... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Furniture retailers on a Chicago-area expansion kickAfter a dramatic plunge in sales during the housing recession and a slow recove
Furniture retailers on a Chicago-area expansion kick
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
After a dramatic plunge in sales during the housing recession and a slow recovery since 2009, national furniture store chains are expanding aggressively in preparation for new household growth, and the Chicago area is a premier market for new... Read more
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Romeoville Reporter
Romeoville brewery to hold grand opening SaturdayThe candy-like beer is one of the hot ticket items for the upstart microbrewery
Romeoville brewery to hold grand opening Saturday
Romeoville Reporter / Posted 8 days ago
The candy-like beer is one of the hot ticket items for the upstart microbrewery, which now is out of the basement and brewing in an industrial building at 515 Anderson Drive, Suite 900, in Romeoville. Metal Monkey Brewing, a new small business in... Read more
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Romeoville Reporter
Will County hopes to curb high teen birth, STD rates in BolingbrookThe grant will allow the health department to hire two full-time health educato
Will County hopes to curb high teen birth, STD rates in Bolingbrook
Romeoville Reporter / Posted 8 days ago
The grant will allow the health department to hire two full-time health educators and a third who is part-time. The educators will teach at schools using an evidence-based curriculum from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cindy Jackson,... Read more
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GlobeSt.com
Commercial Real Estate Sectors to Watch | IndustrialMIAMI—Could a personalized intelligence feed shake up the commercial real estat
Commercial Real Estate Sectors to Watch | Industrial
GlobeSt.com / Posted 10 days ago
MIAMI—Could a personalized intelligence feed shake up the commercial real estate industry? RE Console, a Rokk3r Labs company, believes it will. West Conshohocken, PA—Trammell Crow Company has named Andrew Mele managing director. CHICAGO—The new... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
How McDonald's menu is made — and how it's changingMcDonald's could report its best U.S. sales performance in almost four years on
How McDonald's menu is made — and how it's changing
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
McDonald's could report its best U.S. sales performance in almost four years on Monday, and much of it will be credited to menu changes. Plan, test, feedback, tweak, repeat. For the world's largest burger chain in the midst of a comeback, every step... Read more
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Daily Herald
Man charged with trafficking, abusing Buffalo Grove teenA 49-year-old Romeoville man was ordered held on $300,000 bond on charges of pr
Man charged with trafficking, abusing Buffalo Grove teen
Daily Herald / Posted 13 days ago
A 49-year-old Romeoville man was ordered held on $300,000 bond on charges of promoting juvenile prostitution after he was accused of arranging for a Buffalo Grove 16-year-old to perform sex acts with him and others. Joseph Mapleton, 49, also is... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
LOCAL CONNECTIONS: Angradi scores 1,000th career point at DickinsonDickinson College senior Brandon Angradi(Delaware Valley) became the 25th playe
LOCAL CONNECTIONS: Angradi scores 1,000th career point at Dickinson
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
Dickinson College senior Brandon Angradi(Delaware Valley) became the 25th player in program history to score 1,000 career points. Angradi reached the milestone Jan. 20 in a 71-62 win over Johns Hopkins University. Needing seven points going into... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
How McDonald's menu is made — and how it's changingMcDonald's could report its best U.S. sales performance in almost four years on
How McDonald's menu is made — and how it's changing
Chicago Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
McDonald's could report its best U.S. sales performance in almost four years on Monday, and much of it will be credited to menu changes. Plan, test, feedback, tweak, repeat. For the world's largest burger chain in the midst of a comeback, every step... Read more
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GlobeSt.com
Chicago Industrial Set for Continued GrowthC.H. Robinson signed a seven-year deal for this 235,000 square foot building at
Chicago Industrial Set for Continued Growth
GlobeSt.com / Posted 23 days ago
C.H. Robinson signed a seven-year deal for this 235,000 square foot building at 333 Howard Ave. in Des Plaines, one of the larger deals in the fourth quarter. CHICAGO�In 2015, the Chicago industrial market had over 10 million square feet of space... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Will County offer dispatch center to new sheriff's buildingJOLIET, Ill. (AP) - Will County officials have offered to add a $5 million emer
Will County offer dispatch center to new sheriff's building
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 23 days ago
JOLIET, Ill. (AP) - Will County officials have offered to add a $5 million emergency dispatch center to the sheriff's office it plans to build this year. The plan would alleviate headaches for the county as it struggles to meet a state-required 2017... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Will County offer dispatch center to new sheriff's buildingJOLIET, Ill. (AP) - Will County officials have offered to add a $5 million emer
Will County offer dispatch center to new sheriff's building
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 23 days ago
JOLIET, Ill. (AP) - Will County officials have offered to add a $5 million emergency dispatch center to the sheriff's office it plans to build this year. The plan would alleviate headaches for the county as it struggles to meet a state-required 2017... Read more
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Daily Herald
Will County offer dispatch center to new sheriff's buildingJOLIET, Ill. -- Will County officials have offered to add a $5 million emergenc
Will County offer dispatch center to new sheriff's building
Daily Herald / Posted 24 days ago
JOLIET, Ill. -- Will County officials have offered to add a $5 million emergency dispatch center to the sheriff's office it plans to build this year. The plan would alleviate headaches for the county as it struggles to meet a state-required 2017... Read more
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Kenosha News
Parkside starts big week with win over Lewismjohnson@kenoshanews.com SOMERS — It would probably drive the coaches insane,
Parkside starts big week with win over Lewis
Kenosha News / Posted 24 days ago
mjohnson@kenoshanews.com SOMERS — It would probably drive the coaches insane, but the UW-Parkside men’s basketball team might have discovered a new tradition: Clank some free throws during game-day shootarounds. Despite what was apparently a poor... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Lady Eagles' rally comes up short vs. BellarmineUniversity of Southern Indiana Women’s Basketball could not complete a furious
Lady Eagles' rally comes up short vs. Bellarmine
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 24 days ago
University of Southern Indiana Women’s Basketball could not complete a furious second-half rally as No. 17 Bellarmine University handed the Screaming Eagles a 65-61 Great Lakes Valley Conference setback at Knights Hall Monday evening. USI (10-5, 3-4... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Wind chills to drop as low as 25 degrees below in IllinoisROMEOVILLE, Ill. (AP) - The National Weather Service has issued wind chill advi
Wind chills to drop as low as 25 degrees below in Illinois
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 25 days ago
ROMEOVILLE, Ill. (AP) - The National Weather Service has issued wind chill advisories for much of Illinois as temperatures dipped into the single digits this weekend. The weather service is warning residents in northern Illinois on Sunday to expect... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Wind chills to drop as low as 25 degrees below in IllinoisROMEOVILLE, Ill. (AP) - The National Weather Service has issued wind chill advi
Wind chills to drop as low as 25 degrees below in Illinois
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 25 days ago
ROMEOVILLE, Ill. (AP) - The National Weather Service has issued wind chill advisories for much of Illinois as temperatures dipped into the single digits this weekend. The weather service is warning residents in northern Illinois on Sunday to expect... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
How Griffith, Ind., turned around its downtown - Business Of LifeOn Broad Street, a steady stream of people are swinging into a coffee shop serv
How Griffith, Ind., turned around its downtown - Business Of Life
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 27 days ago
On Broad Street, a steady stream of people are swinging into a coffee shop serving lattes and elaborate scones. They can sip their drinks while hitting up the record store and eyeing instruments at a shop where Wilco buys gear. Or they can walk up... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Lottery officials: Illinois sold 45 Powerball tickets worth $50,000 or moreILLINOIS - Illinois Lottery officials say 45 prizes of $50,000 or more were won
Lottery officials: Illinois sold 45 Powerball tickets worth $50,000 or more
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 28 days ago
ILLINOIS - Illinois Lottery officials say 45 prizes of $50,000 or more were won across the state during the Powerball drawing Wednesday night. Although no Illinois residents won the jackpot amount of $1.5 billion, two northern Illinois stores did... Read more
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Daily Herald
Where does your suburb rank in best places in Illinois to raise a family?Morton, Illinois ranks #1, East St. Louis is dead last and many suburbs made th
Where does your suburb rank in best places in Illinois to raise a family?
Daily Herald / Posted 29 days ago
Morton, Illinois ranks #1, East St. Louis is dead last and many suburbs made the top 25, in Wallet Hub's annual rankings of best Illinois towns in which to raise a family. Released Wednesday, and available at... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Powerball jackpot a chance at history — with odds of winning 'next to zero'Since the Nov. 7 drawing, Powerball has rolled over 19 times to create a histor
Powerball jackpot a chance at history — with odds of winning 'next to zero'
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 29 days ago
Since the Nov. 7 drawing, Powerball has rolled over 19 times to create a historic jackpot for Wednesday night's drawing. Players and lotteries in 44 states, as well as the District of Columbia, U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico, that participate in... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Snow Saturday, Freezing Temperatures SundayThe Chicago area is set to see an arctic chill this weekend that could bring sn
Snow Saturday, Freezing Temperatures Sunday
NBC Chicago / Posted 1 months ago
The Chicago area is set to see an arctic chill this weekend that could bring snow accumulation and the coldest air of the season so far. The National Weather Service issued a Winter Weather Advisory in effect beginning at 3 p.m. Saturday through 6... Read more
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GoPSUsports.com
No. 10 Men's Volleyball Falls to No. 5 UCLA in FiveJan. 8, 2016 UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. - No. 10 Penn State men's volleyball battled
No. 10 Men's Volleyball Falls to No. 5 UCLA in Five
GoPSUsports.com / Posted 1 months ago
Jan. 8, 2016 UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. - No. 10 Penn State men's volleyball battled No. 5 UCLA in a five-set thriller before falling 3-2 (25-23, 25-22, 25-18, 25-21, 15-8) in the final game of the PAC-12/Big Ten Challenge at Rec Hall Friday night. Jalen... Read more
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My Suburban Life
Glen Ellyn for Jan. 7Marijuana possession • Kionna D. McCoy, 21, of the 400 block of Farmbrook Cour
Glen Ellyn for Jan. 7
My Suburban Life / Posted 1 months ago
Marijuana possession • Kionna D. McCoy, 21, of the 400 block of Farmbrook Court, Romeoville, was charged at 8:33 a.m. Dec. 21 with unlawful possession of marijuana and possession of drug equipment at Pennsylvania and Western avenues. • Michael T.... Read more

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