Thursday Jul 17
Kane Co. Chronicle
$90M pledged for third railroad track in Geneva
GENEVA – Construction of a third set of railroad tracks on the Union Pacific line that runs through Geneva recently received $90 million in pledged support from the railroad and the Illinois Department of Transportation.
Hungary for you: Going for it at the Gulyas Festival
Where did the Hungarians go? They were part of the Eastern European population of Chicago in the early 20th century, etymologically half of the catch-all phrase "Bohunk" for laborers from that part of the world, and at least one Hungarian ranks among the most consequential Chicagoans of all time, even if he was only here for a couple of years ... (more)
Third RR track coming to Geneva, as funding is announced
Construction of a third set of railroad tracks on the Union Pacific line through Geneva could start in 2016, as money has been pledged for the project.
Nuns hold prayer vigil outside suburban strip club
Visitors to a west suburban strip joint Friday night were confronted by an unusual sight A - a group of nuns and their supporters holding candles and rosaries.
Sounds of summer may threaten your hearing
Few patients treated at U.S. emergency departments have HIV, but those who do test positive for the virus are in the most infectious stage or have already developed AIDS, a new study says.