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 2021-09-17 21:01 

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Area officials disagree on redrawing of maps: 'There were a lot of rumors floating around...

Every 10 years, following the census, states are given the opportunity to redraw electoral district lines. The political party with the majority within the state leads the effort and experts say it is common for the majority party to redraw the lines in t...

 2021-09-17 20:50 

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Op-ed: The answer to America's divisiveness? Eisenhower's 'Middle Way.'...

The core political philosophy of Eisenhower's presidency was the "Middle Way." It can provide a framework for solving America's current divisiveness....

 2021-09-17 20:49 

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Western Springs Police blotter: Information given to phony job offer used for fraudulent unemployment claim...

Western Springs Police Department reports and arrests....

 2021-09-17 20:38 

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Naperville Police Arrests...

Roundup of arrests reported by the Naperville Police Department....

 2021-09-17 20:34 

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Indiana to help communities boost free COVID-19 testing...

Indiana announced recently it will help communities like Gary boost free COVID-19 testing again. A mobile testing site was in place at Gary Roosevelt High School for eight weeks in the spring....

 2021-09-17 20:26 

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Tinley Park village manager set to retire after 7 years...

Dave Niemeyer will retire as Tinley Park's village manager Oct. 8 after seven years with the village...

 2021-09-17 20:23 

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La Grange blotter:...

La Grange Police Department reports and arrests....

 2021-09-17 20:22 

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As summer and the pandemic starts to wane, Naperville animal shelters seeing animals returning but volunteers not...

Naperville-area shelters are finding the pet adoption boon they experienced during the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic in now a growing burden as they try to cope with animal returns escalating, adoption interest stagnating and volunteers burning out....

 2021-09-17 20:21 

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'Muhammad Ali' is the latest from Ken Burns, with WTTW highlighting the boxer's deep Chicago connections...

Ken Burns' eight hour documentary film on Muhammad Ali looks at how Ali challenged Americans' racial prejudices, religious biases and notions about what roles celebrities and athletes play in society. Chicago was pivotal in his trajectory, accordi...

 2021-09-17 20:17 

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Hot dogs can shave 36 minutes off one's life: study...

Eating hogdogs can shave 36 minutes per dog off one's life, but peanut butter and jelly can put all but three of those minutes back, according to a new study out of the University of Michigan's School of Public Health....

 2021-09-17 20:08 

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Speak Out reader opinion: White Sox should hire former Giants manager Bruce Bochy...

Speak Out commenters offer their views....

 2021-09-17 20:06 

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France recalls ambassadors to US and Australia in a backlash over a submarine deal...

French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said Friday evening that France is immediately recalling its ambassadors to the U.S. and Australia in a backlash over a submarine deal....

 2021-09-17 20:05 

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Holcomb, dignitaries heap praise in groundbreaking for $50M Domino's facility...

Holcomb noted that Domino's started 61 years ago with just three locations and is now adding three new locations a day around the world. For its part, Indiana is the No. 1 manufacturing state in the country per capita and among the top five in terms o...

 2021-09-17 19:53 

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Aurora fair works to connect young people with community activities...

The city of Aurora offered up its annual Aurora Youth and Family Resource Fair Thursday evening in an effort to help youngsters discover community activities....

 2021-09-17 19:50 

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Guest column: The backstory behind the Medicare Advantage ads...

People are enticed by cheaper premiums and extra benefits of Medicare Advantage plans, but they don't often go beyond the premiums to understand how the plans' cost-sharing and provider networks really work. They can make a change and find themsel...

 2021-09-17 19:43 

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Chiefs vs. Ravens odds, promo: Bet $20, win $205 if Mahomes or Jackson complete a pass...

This week's Sunday Night Football game features and exciting matchup between the Kansas City Chiefs and the Baltimore Ravens....

 2021-09-17 19:43 

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Future unclear for Calumet Country Club property after detaching from Homewood, but neighbors keep up fight...

Plans for the redevelopment of a 130-acre golf course property, detached some five months ago from Homewood, are not clear after a proposal for a distribution center were rejected....

 2021-09-17 19:36 

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Pennsylvania NFL promo: Win $125 if the Eagles or Steelers score a TD...

Both the Eagles and Steelers came away from Week 1 with big wins — knocking off the Falcons and Bills, respectively....

 2021-09-17 19:35 

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Illinois coach Brad Underwood to receive a 1-year extension through the 2026-27 season...

Illinois men's basketball coach Brad Underwood is set to receive a one-year contract extension through the 2026-27 season, athletic director Josh Whitman announced....

 2021-09-17 19:31 

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Pentagon reverses its defense of drone attack, calls deadly Kabul strike an error...

The Pentagon retreated from its defense of a drone strike that killed multiple civilians in Afghanistan last month, announcing Friday that an internal review revealed that only civilians were killed in the attack, not an Islamic State extremist as first b...

 2021-09-17 19:31 

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Editorial: Pedro Martinez's ascent to CPS boss was "historic." But here's how he can make our schools better....

New CPS CEO Pedro Martinez inherits a district reeling from years of fiscal mismanagement, declining enrollment, and a Chicago Teachers Union that routinely puts politics above the welfare of children. Can he make his mark on America's third largest s...

 2021-09-17 19:29 

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Quickly: Readers sound off on the issues of the day...

Quickly for Sunday, Sept. 20...

 2021-09-17 19:26 

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'The stress is finally over': Cameron Preisler looks to fun future after pulling out 4-cylinder championship at Grundy. Plus, Tony Baranek's racing notes....

Five blown motors and many sleepless nights couldn't keep 16-year-old Cameron Preisler from digging out a track championship at Grundy....

 2021-09-17 19:25 

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Zion man dies after shots fired into his home...

Police responding to reports of shots fired found the man, 31, who was severely wounded. He was transported to an area hospital, where he died from his injuries....

 2021-09-17 19:08 

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Column: Savor waning days of summer and store memories to survive another pandemic winter...

The waning days of summer should inspire readers to experience the outdoors and soak up memories to store against the cold of winter....

 2021-09-17 19:07 

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Patrick Kane says he 'didn't know anything' about sexual assault allegations against a former Chicago Blackhawks video coach...

Chicago Blackhawks star Patrick Kane said Friday he has participated in the investigation into allegations that a then-assistant coach sexually assaulted two players in 2010, adding that he did not know anything happened at the time....

 2021-09-17 19:01 

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Letters: Sens. Durbin and Duckworth's endorsement of Rahm Emanuel reveals their hypocrisy...

I cannot imagine how indifferent to Black life U.S. Sens. Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth must be for them to issue praise for Rahm Emanuel as they did last month....

 2021-09-17 18:41 

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Central Florida 100: UF honors, school testing and history in space...

Our group of 100 influencers discuss the stories important to you....

 2021-09-17 18:37 

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Sentencing delayed while mental health treatment considered for Dyer woman...

In 20 years, Darlene Wozniak's case was one of the most difficult to balance due to her compromised mental state, but the "egregious nature" of the crime, Deputy Prosecuting Attorney Reginald Marcus said....

 2021-09-17 18:28 

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Cleanup campaign kicks off in Gary: 'You have to clean it up to build it up'...

Volunteers grabbed new cleanup gear from a pile of rakes, trash pickers, push brooms and weed trimmers to head out to areas throughout the city to kick off the weekend cleanup intended to start the movement....

 2021-09-17 18:27 

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Remaining Illinois unemployment offices reopening for in-person appointments...

Remaining Illinois unemployment offices set to reopen...

 2021-09-17 18:25 

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Boeing to build Navy aircraft at MidAmerica, invest $200M...

Chicago-based aerospace giant Boeing Co. will invest $200 million to begin manufacturing the U.S. Navy's latest unmanned aircraft at MidAmerica St. Louis Airport in a project that could add more than 150 jobs on the company's southwest Illinois ca...

 2021-09-17 18:24 

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Marjorie David, first editor of Tribune's WOMANEWS section, dies...

Marjorie David, the first editor of the Chicago Tribune's WOMANEWS section in 1991, dies at 74...

 2021-09-17 18:14 

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Diaper drive to be held in Aurora...

State Rep. Barbara Hernandez, D-Aurora, is hosting a diaper drive from Monday, Sept. 27, through Sunday, Oct. 3, to benefit local families in need....

 2021-09-17 18:00 

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Chicago rainfall 2021: It's not enough — and here's what forecasters predict for fall...

A dry September continues to add to Chicago's rain deficit for 2021....

 2021-09-17 18:00 

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Quickly: Readers sound off on the issues of the day...

Quickly for Sunday, Sept. 19...

 2021-09-17 17:50 

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Facets reopens in Chicago, a year after the sky fell on independent cinema — and also the roof caved in on Fullerton...

I checked out the renovated Facets facility earlier this week. It's nicer, shinier and cleaner now. More "Come on in!" than "Take it or leave it."...

 2021-09-17 17:50 

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Giant California sequoias wrapped in aluminum as fire nears...

Firefighters have wrapped the base of the world's largest tree in a fire-resistant blanket as part of an effort to save gigantic old-growth sequoias from wildfires in California's rugged Sierra Nevada....

 2021-09-17 17:44 

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Registration open for Aurora Pooch Parade...

Registration is open for the Aurora Pooch Parade set for 11 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 3, at Phillips Park Sunken Garden, 1000 Ray Moses Drive in Aurora....

 2021-09-17 17:44 

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Quickly: Readers sound off on the issues of the day...

Quickly for Saturday, Sept. 18...

 2021-09-17 17:43 

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Alleged 'backyard dog breeder' has Oak Lawn residents 'fearful,' but officials say their authority is limited...

"He laughs at the village as he continues to follow none of the laws."...

 2021-09-17 17:31 

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'Blatant theft': Illegal marijuana farms are taking the West's scarce water...

From dusty towns to forests in the U.S. West, illegal marijuana growers are taking water in uncontrolled amounts when there often isn't enough to go around for even licensed users....

 2021-09-17 17:27 

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Former Oak Brook fire chief charged with felony public indecency near school...

Former Oak Brook fire chief charged with felony public indecency near school....

 2021-09-17 17:18 

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After enlisting in National Guard, Brandon Ruvalcaba and Chis Varela return from basic training to boost Kankakee Valley: 'We want to show we're not a pushover.'...

Considering each other brothers, senior defenders Brandon Ruvalcaba and Chris Varela took the lessons of basic training back to the Kankakee Valley boys soccer team....

 2021-09-17 17:15 

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Naperville commission tasked with finding developer to build complex to house seniors, adults with disabilities...

The Human Rights and Fair Housing Commission has been directed by the Naperville City Council to solicit projects the city could build in cooperation with a developer to provide housing for seniors and those with intellectual and developmental disabilitie...

 2021-09-17 17:14 

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 2021-09-17 17:08 

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Aurora to hold open house on proposed bike and pedestrian crossing improvements...

The city of Aurora is hosting a public information meeting and open house to seek public input on the preliminary engineering study for future pedestrian and bicycle crossing improvements across Farnsworth Avenue at Marshall Boulevard and the Illinois Pra...

 2021-09-17 16:56 

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'They are like one big family to me': All-Disability Open draws golfers from all over country for competition, friendship...

"We try to beat the (heck) out of each other on the golf course but other than that, we're fine."...

 2021-09-17 16:42 

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Man killed after his motorcycle goes off the road on Naper Boulevard, Naperville police say...

Police say a 22-year-man died from injuries he received Thursday when his motorcycle went off the road on Naper Boulevard near Stoney Brook Drive in Naperville....

 2021-09-17 16:37 

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Law enforcement preparing as Trump supporters plan Capitol protest for jailed Jan. 6 rioters...

Allies of Donald Trump are mounting a Saturday rally at the U.S. Capitol, aimed at supporting what they call the "political prisoners" of the Jan. 6 insurrection....

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