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Suburban officials: O'Hare noise monitors not enough
Chicago's move to add eight noise monitors around O'Hare International Airport is proving underwhelming for some officials concerned about the din from airplanes in parts of the city and suburbs.
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Chicago only studies O'Hare noise woes
With all due respect to Arelene Mulder of the O'Hare Noise Compatibility Commission, the only thing the commission is doing and has done over the many years is dole out soundproofing.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
This Intrepid 84-Year-Old Woman Saved Her Neighbor's Dog From Wild Coyotes
When faced with a heart-stopping situation, one brave Bensenville, Illinois, woman didn't hesitate to step up to the plate.
More suburbs getting quiet zones for train horns
No, not that problem. Jet engines are still rattling windows in certain neighborhoods in the village bordering O'Hare International Airport.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
This 84-Year-Old Woman Rescued a Dog from a Pack of Wild Coyotes
On July 11, Dolores Jefferson became a local hero after she rescued a neighbor's dog from a pack of wild coyotes.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Q&A: Marcin Kleczynski, CEO of Malwarebytes, on cybersecurity and startups
At 14, Marcin Kleczynski accidentally downloaded a virus into his parents' computer, which was supposed to have been protected with anti-virus software.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Quiet Zone to Provide Noise Relief from Train Horns
Bensenville, IL – Residents along the Milwaukee West/Metra Line in Bensenville will finally see relief from mandatory horn activation at crossings in the Village.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
'Hero' neighbor rescues dog from pack of coyotes
The quick thinking and loud screams of an 84-year-old Bensenville-area woman has neighbors calling her a hero after she scared off a pack of coyotes attacking a neighbor's dog.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Morris Daily Herald
Weather doesna t stop French market shoppers
Presenter Rosemary Barnes looks at the work done by one of the ladies who attended the 3 French Hens French Country Market luncheon Saturday.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
PE-backed MW Industries buys Hi-Performance Fastening Systems
MW Industries, a leading provider of highly engineered springs, specialty fasteners, machined parts, and other precision components, announced today the acquisition of Hi-Performance Fastening Systems, a manufacturer of precision products for the appliance, automotive, communication, housing and other assorted markets.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Your Guide to Fourth of July 2014 Activities In and Around Elmhurst
Elmhurst doesn't have its own Fourth of July parade or fireworks show, but it does have a "4 on the 4th" race, and there are plenty of fests, parades and fireworks displays nearby.
Editorial: Hard decisions ahead for public courses
President Obama is getting some flak these days for taking to the golf course a little too much.
Bensenville's old Tioga School closes after old classroom items sold off
Tioga Elementary School in Bensenville hosted a surplus sale Wednesday in the school's original gymnasium.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Publicly owned golf courses losing money, and taxpayers pay
Unfortunately for most suburban taxpayers, they are in the golf business, thanks to one or more of their local governments.
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Computer -Industrial com-puter tech with some PC & electrical exp. Will train. Bensenville area.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
Des Plaines Theatre owner to review 2 takeover pitches
The owner of the shuttered Des Plaines Theatre will meet with city officials today to review two proposals from those who may be interested in purchasing or managing the historic venue.