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Blue Island, Illinois is located in Cook County. Zip codes in Blue Island, IL include 60406. The median home price in Blue Island is $79,900 which is roughly $73/per square foot. More Blue Island information.

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Yesterday | WBEZ-FM Chicago

A funny thing happened on the way to Obama's Library

Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan, left, and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel appear before an Illinois House committee meeting Thursday, April 17, 2014, in Chicago, regarding a plan to devote $100 million in state funds to help bring President Barack Obama's presidential museum and library to Chicago.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

My FOX Chicago

Firefighters, police officer among 6 hurt in West Pullman fire

Six people, including two firefighters and a police officer, were hurt Tuesday evening in a fire in the West Pullman neighborhood on the Far South Side.

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Streets Blog Chicago

Could IDOT Bike Plan Represent a Turning Point for the Car-Centric Agency?

The Illinois Department of Transportation has a long history of promoting driving before all other modes.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Southtown Star

Mokena trustee seeks to create task force to fight Chicago water rates

The continually rising cost of getting Lake Michigan water from Chicago has so riled Mokena Village Trustee Don Labriola that he hopes to create a Suburban Water Task Force of local officials and residents to discuss their options.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

The Southtown Star

Religion briefs for April 11, 2014

Immanuel Lutheran Church, 4900 Sauk Trail, Richton Park, will install new Pastor Bryan A. Reeves at a special service at 2 p.m. Sunday.

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My FOX Chicago

Man accused in sex assault of girl, 4; found smoking in closet

A Blue Island man accused of sexually assaulting a 4-year-old girl in Calumet Park was ordered held without bond on Wednesday.

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

WAND-TV Decatur

Illinois cities to hold hazardous waste collection

The collection days are scheduled at different times through the end of June. They will be in Blue Island, Countryside, DeKalb, Lewiston, Palos Hills, Taylorville and Wood River.

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Mon Mar 31, 2014

The Southtown Star

Kadner: Rita serious about state-owned casino

It has been three weeks since state Rep. Robert Rita, D-Blue Island, proposed legislation creating a state-owned mega casino in Chicago, and Gov. Pat Quinn and Mayor Rahm Emanuel have yet to comment on it.

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Sun Mar 30, 2014

Chicago Sun-Times

During rough winter, neighbors knock on Cook County's door for salt

While many suburbs struggled to stretch salt supplies during one of the snowiest winters on record , Cook County was quietly doling out tons to those in need.

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Thu Mar 27, 2014

ABC7 Chicago

I-Team: Bridges of Blue Island

The I-Team investigates a bridge problem that has residents fuming, the state of Illinois scrambling and a new mayor dealing with a transportation nightmare.

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Sun Mar 23, 2014

Chicago Sun-Times

1 dead, 15 wounded in weekend shootings

One person was killed and at least 15 others have been wounded in shootings across the city since Friday night.

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