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Cicero, Illinois is located in Cook County. Zip codes in Cicero, IL include 60804. The median home price in Cicero is $86,900 which is roughly $88/per square foot. More Cicero information.

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Thursday Apr 10 | Northwest Herald

Illinois House speaker cleared in transit probe

SPRINGFIELD – An investigation into whether Illinois' powerful House speaker improperly influenced hiring at Chicago's scandal-tarnished Metra commuter rail agency found no legal violations, according to the Democratic lawmaker's office.


Thursday Apr 10 | CBS Local

Blue Line Derailment Halts Service

A southbound Blue Line train leaving the Cicero station hit an automobile tire that was on the tracks about 7:45 p.m., CTA spokesman Brian Steele said.


Thursday Apr 10 | Southwest News-Herald

Civic group leaders talk cooperation, say redeveloping Cicero Avenue Corrider among priorities

The presidents of six community groups who held their first informal breakfast meeting on April 5 to discuss common concerns were : Philip LoPresti, Vittum Park Civic League; Richard Techman, Garfield Ridge Civic League; Jim Mazenis, West Elsdon Civic League; Thomas S. Baliga, Archer Heights Civic Association; Joann Williams, Hearst Community ... (more)


Wed Apr 09, 2014

Gapers Block

Chicago Red Hots vs. Pennsylvania All-Stars

The Chicago Red Hots take on the Pennsylvania All-Stars for some high-speed roller derby tonight at Cicero Stadium, 1909 S. Laramie Ave. in Cicero.


CBS Local

Cicero Youth Minister Charged With Child Sex Assaults

Police in west suburban Cicero have charged a youth minister with multiple felonies in a sexual assault case involving at least six children, and authorities believe more victims might be out there.


Tue Apr 08, 2014

CBS Local

Cicero Teen Honored For Detaining Suspect In Rape At UIC Dorm

The town of Cicero honored a college freshman on Tuesday for helping detain a man who had sexually assaulted a female student inside a dormitory shower at the University of Illinois-at Chicago last week.


Daily Herald

Authority on Chicago mob murders to speak

From Chicago's original gangsters to the Outfit's decline in recent years, Dr. Wayne Johnson is well-versed in the organized crime that long ensnared the city.


Mon Apr 07, 2014

Streets Blog Chicago

Jefferson Parkers Can Vote for Bike Lanes, Metra Improvement in PB Election

Last year, residents of the 45th Ward, made up largely of the Jefferson Park neighborhood, had the opportunity to vote for a number of outside-the-box transportation projects in the ward's participatory budgeting election.


Wed Apr 02, 2014

'The Showtune Mosh Pit' for April 2nd, 2014

If you're a fan of Chicago actors John Sanders , Joey deBettencourt , Nathan Hosner and Harter Clingman , then you'd better hurry, as they'll only be performing here through the end of next week! The national tour of " Peter And The Starcatcher " opens tonight at the Bank Of America Theatre and runs through April 13, and these performers are among ... (more)


Chicago Tribune

Student subdues suspect in UIC assault: 'I heard a scream'

David Guerrero was on his way to a dorm restroom to brush his teeth Monday morning when he heard someone yell that another University of Illinois at Chicago student was being sexually assaulted in the women's shower.


Serious Eats

Vesecky's Keeps the Bohemian Bakery Alive in Berwyn

On the wall of Vesecky's Bakery in Berwyn there's a framed Chicago Tribune Sunday Magazine piece from 1971, by the writer and poet Norbert Blei , who grew up in this area : There are almost as many bakeries along Cermak Road in Cicero and Berwyn as savings and loans... Nobody knows what it is between Bohemians and their bakery.


Mon Mar 31, 2014

Photo Flash: First Look at JPAC's EVITA, Now Playing Through 4/12

Jedlicka Performing Arts Center welcomes spring with Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice ''s landmark Tony Award-winning musical drama EVITA, co-directed by Artistic Director Dante J. Orfei and Christopher Pazdernik with musical direction by John Warren and choreography by Christopher Pazdernik .


Thu Mar 27, 2014

JPAC Stages EVITA, Now thru 4/12

Jedlicka Performing Arts Center welcomes spring with Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice 's landmark Tony Award-winning musical drama EVITA, co-directed by Artistic Director Dante J. Orfei and Christopher Pazdernik with musical direction by John Warren and choreography by Christopher Pazdernik .


Tue Mar 25, 2014

The Doings Weekly

Police blotter: Willowbrook police charge man with battery, resisting arrest

The following incidents were listed among the official reports of the area police departments.



Kendall's Korner: Getting my kicks on Route 66

In 2012, my boyfriend, Tim, and I went to Pontiac to check out the Route 66 Museum.


Sun Mar 23, 2014

Chicago Spirit Message Circle Saturday 3/29 all invited

Saturday March 29th, 2014 a Spiritual gathering is being held again for the Chicago Spirit Message Circle with messages to be passed on to those individuals that attend.


Sat Mar 22, 2014

Lake County News-Sun

Waukegan raises permit fees for money-making gaming sites

For 10 of the 26 Waukegan locations that have installed video-gaming terminals, the practice has generated income in the six-figure range, with some sites bringing in more than a half-million dollars in gross revenue between May 2013 and January 2014 alone.


Thu Mar 20, 2014

Immigration: Cops Let Romeoville Girl's Alleged Killer Loose Without Alerting Us

The Cicero man charged with gunning down a teenage Romeoville girl faced possible deportation but was released without anyone notifying U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, a spokeswoman for the agency said.

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Wed Mar 19, 2014

Man Charged With Gunning Down 15yo Ex-Girlfriend Beat Another 15yo Girlfriend With Bottle & Pipe

A 23-year-old Cicero man charged with gunning down a former teenage girlfriend viciously beat another young lover with a beer bottle and metal pipe less than three years before.



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