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8 min ago | Chicago Tribune
The owner of gun shop Shore Galleries has proposed relocating to 6950 Central Park Ave., shown, and adding a shooting range.
Jim Parsons takes the Ice Bucket Challenge (August 17, 2014)
This Woman Looks Like She's Wearing Makeup. She's Not.
This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose
Watch A Tortoise Chase Down A Remote-Controlled Truck With ALL ITS MIGHT
4 hrs ago | Chicago Sun-Times
The estate left behind eight years ago by James L. Mack, whose wife was found stuffed in a suitcase in Bali last week, didn't amount to much - at first.
5 hrs ago | Daily Herald
Schaumburg Township Assessor John Lawson announced Tuesday that the Cook County assessor will accept property assessment appeals through Sept.
9 hrs ago | ElmLeaves
Members of the River Grove Lions Club weren't the only lions on the prowl at the River Grove Lions Club's third annual Steak 'N' Lobster fest on Aug. 9. The fest, which is held at Riverfront Park on Grand Avenue every year, attracted attendees from Schiller Park to Elmwood Park to folks from Crystal Lake.
10 hrs ago | WGN-TV Chicago
The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued an urban and small stream flood advisory for northwestern Lake County in northwest Indiana and southeastern Cook County in northeast Illinois.
10 hrs ago | OakLeaves
Chris Williams admitted he was a little embarrassed when he found out his wife, Amy, nominated him for a hot husbands contest.
12 hrs ago | Daily Herald
A 12-year-old girl pulled from a pool in an Arlington Heights apartment complex Monday afternoon has died, police said this morning.
17 hrs ago | Daily Herald
The Solid Waste Agency of Northern Cook County sponsors Document Destruction events to assist residents with recycling outdated or sensitive documents.
Defense attorneys for Edwin Paniagua, charged with the 2010 stabbing death of a Mount Prospect man, called their client's co-defendant to the witness stand late Monday.
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Seven people have been killed and at least 29 others wounded in shootings across the city since Friday evening.
The Illinois ballot will start with five questions that state lawmakers decided to put to voters.
The iconic A Team and Rocky actor Mr. T showed up for jury duty at a Cook County, Illinois, courthouse this week.
An assistant Cook County medical examiner on Friday described the wounds prosecutors say a pair of would-be robbers inflicted upon a 52-year-old Mount Prospect man as the murder trial of one of the defendants entered its second day.
NAMI Basics for Parents: "Education and Support for You, Your Family, and Your Child with Mental Health Issues," sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness - Cook County North Suburban, Tuesdays, Oct 21 – Nov 25, 6:30-9:00 pm, at the NAMI CCNS office, 8324 Skokie Blvd, Skokie.
An Orland Park townhome association changed its bylaws covering the rental of its four units to block prospective black tenants, Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan alleges in a lawsuit.
Updated: Tue Aug 19, 2014 10:53 pm
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