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  1. What to expect at Our Lady of Guadalupe celebration in Des PlainesRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2017 | Daily Herald

    Crowds estimated in the hundreds of thousands will visit the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Des Plaines beginning Monday evening for annual feast day celebrations. Organizers of the religious pilgrimage in honor of Our Lady of Guadalupe -- second in size in North America only to the Basilica in Mexico City -- asked visitors to bundle up as temperatures could dip to 19 degrees with a slight chance of snow Monday night.

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  2. New Philharmonic presents three New Year's Eve concerts at the MACRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | Daily Herald

    The New Philharmonic Orchestra presents an elegant way to say "goodbye 2017" and "hello 2018" with three New Year's Eve concerts. "The way you spend New Year's Eve is the way you will spend the rest of the year," say people in Russia.

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  3. Woman gets probation in beating of teen shown on Facebook LiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | Daily Herald

    Brittany Covington of Chicago, who prosecutors said used Facebook Live to stream a beating of a mentally disabled teenager from the suburbs, pleaded guilty to a hate crime Friday in Cook County circuit court. A Chicago woman who prosecutors said used Facebook Live to stream a beating of a mentally disabled teenager from the suburbs avoided prison by pleading guilty to a hate crime Friday in Cook County circuit court.

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  4. Toys For Tots Donations Accepted at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices...Read the original story

    Dec 8, 2017 | Daily Herald

    Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices KoenigRubloff Realty Group's offices have had a long tradition of serving as collection sites for Toys for Tots. The Marine Toys for Tots Foundation collects new, unwrapped toys each year, and then delivers the toys to less fortunate children.

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  5. DuPage author tells story of 'Addiction to Redemption'Read the original story

    Dec 8, 2017 | Daily Herald

    DuPage County author Thom Wilder will mark the release of his new book, "One More Trip: Jon Wayne's Journey from Addiction to Redemption," during a Dec. 14 appearance in Chicago. Wilder will sign copies of the book, which tells the story of musician Jon Wayne's struggles with addiction and sobriety, at 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 14, at Reggie's Rock Club, 2105 South State St. With "One More Trip," Wilder seeks to peel back the layers of addiction and sobriety to ask the most important question: Why? As Wayne's music career was taking off in the summer of 2008, his life was falling apart.

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  6. Weekend picks: Radio Players take on 'Wonderful Life'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | Daily Herald

    David Brian Stuart directs and stars in Improv Playhouse's staged radio play adaptation of the 1946 film "It's a Wonderful Life." Jewelry, paintings, prints and more are on sale at the 17th annual One of a Kind Show+Sale this weekend at the Merchandise Mart in Chicago.

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  7. Top-ranked UConn will help DePaul women break in new arena Friday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | Daily Herald

    The new 10,000-seat Wintrust Arena on Chicago's South Loop has been open for a few weeks now. But as far as the DePaul women's basketball team is concerned, it's about to get officially christened.

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  8. 'Sleigh Bells Ring' at Wheaton Warrenville SouthRead the original story

    Dec 6, 2017 | Daily Herald

    "Sleigh Bells Ring" will be the theme this weekend when the bands of Wheaton Warrenville South High School perform their Holiday Pops program along with a performance by the school's color guard. The concert starts at 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 9, at the school, 1996 Tiger Trail, Wheaton.

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  9. Weekly picks: Celebrate the human voice with 'Gobsmacked!'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | Daily Herald

    Beatboxer BallZee performs in the tour of "Gobsmacked!" at the Broadway Playhouse at Water Tower Place in Chicago from Tuesday, Dec. 5, to Sunday, Dec. 10. David Brian Stuart directs and stars in Improv Playhouse's staged radio play adaptation of the 1946 film "It's a Wonderful Life." Jewelry, paintings, prints and more are on sale at the 17th annual One of a Kind Show+Sale this weekend at the Merchandise Mart in Chicago.

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  10. Good wine: Toasts and quotes for nearly every occasion with accompanying wines, of courseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | Daily Herald

    Nothing establishes your credentials as a host/hostess with the most-est or A-List guest better than a well-spoken quote. The term "toast" originated in merry olde England.

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  11. Chicago attorney Phillip Brigham leads Loyola's mock trial teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | Daily Herald

    Attorney Phillip Brigham, founder of the Law Office of Phillip Brigham, LLC, was recently tapped to be the head coach of the Thurgood Marshall mock trial team at Loyola University Chicago School of Law. "When I was in law school, I competed on this team, and it is a privilege to be back and helping the next generation of lawyers learn and hone their skills," said Brigham, who has been an assistant coach for three years.

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  12. Punjabi Cultural Society keeps tradition alive at Thanksgiving Day paradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | Daily Herald

    The theme of the Punjabi Cultural Society of Chicago's float in downtown Thanksgiving Day parade was an Indian Maharaja wedding procession, which included the bride and the groom in traditional Punjabi wedding outfits. The Punjabi Cultural Society of Chicago kept up its tradition of participating in the McDonald's Thanksgiving Parade held Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 23, on State Street in the heart of downtown Chicago.

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  13. Sound check: Spoon headlines 93XRT's holiday showRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2017 | Daily Herald

    You know a Spoon song the minute you hear it out in nature -- whether over the radio, on a TV show or in one of the band's numerous movie soundtrack appearances. After nearly 10 years on the grind, their 2002 breakout hit "The Way We Get By" set the deliberate pacing, the sharp, clear instrumentation and the clever lyrics as hallmarks of Spoon's indie sound.

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  14. Theater events: 'It's a Wonderful Life' returns to Improv PlayhouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2017 | Daily Herald

    David Brian Stuart directs and stars in Improv Playhouse's staged radio play adaptation of the 1946 film "It's a Wonderful Life." The Improv Playhouse Radio Players reprise their radio production of director Frank Capra's beloved "It's A Wonderful Life" complete with sound effects and 1940s-era commercials.

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  15. Law Offices of Scott Tzinberg has new Chicago addressRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2017 | Daily Herald

    The Law Offices of Scott Tzinberg, which concentrates on family law, recently opened a new office, located at 20 N. Clark St., Suite 3300, Chicago, IL 60602. "We are excited about the move and believe our clients will like the location as we are more centrally located to the Daley Center and to public transportation," said Scott Tzinberg, founder and principal attorney of the Law Offices of Scott Tzinberg.

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  16. Weekend picks: Johnny Mathis croons Christmas carols in RosemontRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | Daily Herald

    Darlene Love shares a concert bill with Shirley Alston Reeves at the Arcada Theatre in St. Charles on Sunday, Dec. 3. Marvel at the cool vocal stylings of showbiz veteran Johnny Mathis and his "Christmas Concert" on Friday at the Rosemont Theatre, 5400 River Road, Rosemont. $39-$59 ; $15-$20 parking.

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  17. Otis Wilson and Chet Coppock coming to Arlington HeightsRead the original story

    Nov 30, 2017 | Daily Herald

    Longtime Chicago sportscaster Chet Coppock will return to Arlington Heights for a book signing Monday night, this time accompanied by a member of the Super Bowl XX-champion Bears. Coppock and Otis Wilson, a linebacker for the Bears' lone Super Bowl-winning team, will be at Cortland's Garage, 1 N. Vail Ave., from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Coppock and Wilson co-wrote "If These Walls Could Talk: Chicago Bears," which features stories from the sideline, locker room and press box.

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  18. Lemont's Englewood Contruction finishes American Girl Place storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | Daily Herald

    Englewood Construction completed the build-out of the new American Girl Place New York at 75 Rockefeller Plaza. Members of the Englewood team who attended the grand opening included : Chuck Taylor, director of operations; Andy Achino, project engineer, facilities division; David Arnolde, director of construction and project manager; Ira Stroud, project superintendent; Corey Achino, project manager, facilities division; and William Di Santo, president.

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  19. Fitbits, Sony PS4s, 65-inch TVs hot at Abt over the weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | Daily Herald

    Holiday shopping for the consumer electronics industry is off to a strong start, according to Glenview-based Abt Electronics , which saw TVs, Sony PS4s and Fitbits as popular gifts over the Black Friday weekend. The retailer said it experienced a significant traffic increase in store and online during 2017's biggest shopping days.

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  20. DJ Mitch Michaels coming to Elmhurst museumRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | Daily Herald

    From his early life in the suburbs of Cleveland to the top of the radio mountain in Chicago, disc jockey Mitch Michaels has been riding a wave propelled by rock music. His colorful stories could fill a book -- from a limo ride with Rod Stewart that may have changed the trajectory of the rocker's career, to a groundbreaking live performance with The Who, to making history at the infamous Disco Demolition Night at Comiskey Park.

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