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  1. Safety at the forefront as Des Plaines prepares Guadalupe...Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    Leaders are urging caution and safety as thousands of faithful Catholics make the pilgrimage to the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Des Plaines this week for annual feast day celebrations. With recent shootings at places of worship across the country, police and leaders at the shrine say they are prepared to make the event secure and meaningful for all.

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  2. Archdiocese to hold rally on immigration reformRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    The Archdiocese of Chicago will host the 13th annual Posada for immigration reform at 7 a.m. Friday, Dec. 14, outside the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Center, 101 West Congress Parkway, Chicago. Based on a centuries-old tradition throughout Mexico, Guatemala and migrant communities in the U.S., the archdiocese's Office of Human Dignity and Solidarity-Immigration Ministry sponsors the one-mile pilgrimage symbolizing Mary and Joseph's journey to Bethlehem traveling from place to place seeking rest and shelter, also known as Posada.

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  3. Benefit concert set for Mount Prospect Community Band founderRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Herald

    Conductor Ralph Wilder warms up on the clarinet as the Mount Prospect Community Band performs a salute to John Philip Sousa in 2013. Colleagues of suburban conductor and clarinetist Ralph Wilder will hold a benefit concert for him Monday to help his family cover medical costs associated with a serious injury he suffered last May. Wilder, who founded the Mount Prospect Community band in 1975 and led it for 40 years, suffered a spinal cord injury and broken bones last May when the metal frame housing a projection screen fell on him while he rehearsed with the Chicago Clarinet Ensemble at Northeastern Illinois University in Chicago.

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  4. Constable: Taking pointers from Bush, former judge maintains Lake County rootsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Daily Herald

    Fred Foreman built a high-powered career as a lawyer, prosecutor and judge, but he makes his home not far from the two-bedroom Wildwood home where he grew up. Appointed U.S. attorney by President George H.W. Bush, Fred Foreman, right, enjoyed a personal relationship with Bush and first lady Barbara.

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  5. College of DuPage students reap benefits of experienced instructorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Herald

    College of DuPage instructors, from left, Dr. Mardelle Fortier and Carmela Martino are also published authors who share their talent, knowledge and experience with students enrolled in Continuing Education writing courses. College of DuPage instructors are bringing their experience as published writers to the classroom, sharing their talent, knowledge and experience with students enrolled in Continuing Education writing courses.

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  6. Blackhawks | Winter Classic fan festival opens Dec. 29 in Millennium...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | Daily Herald

    The NHL Winter Classic festival begins a three-day run Dec. 29 at Millennium Park in downtown Chicago. The Blackhawks play the Boston Bruins in the Winter Classic New Year's Day at Notre Dame Stadium.

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  7. First Midwest to acquire Bridgeview BankRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | Daily Herald

    First Midwest Bancorp, which has more banking facilities in the suburbs as well as Illinois, Indianan and Iowa, will acquire Bridgeview-based Bridgeview Bancorp for an undisclosed sum. First Midwest Bancorp announced it will acquire Bridgeview Bancorp, the holding company for Bridgeview Bank Group, for an undisclosed sum.

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  8. Dining out: National Brownie Day, Artic Winter Bar & an Elf pub crawlRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | Daily Herald

    Mission BBQ pays tribute to World War II veterans on Friday, Dec. 7, with a free meal to commemorate National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day. All locations will play the national anthem at noon.

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  9. Theater events: Cirque Dreams Holidaze dazzles, 'Fantastic Mr. Fox' perseveresRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | Daily Herald

    The play is based on the story Valentine Davies wrote for the 1947 film about a man who believes he is Kriss Kringle and the disbelieving young girl who becomes convinced he is the real Santa Claus. Ensemble member Devon Carson directs the production, which runs through Dec. 22. 811-4111 or theartistichome.org .

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  10. Historic Pilsen church may become apartment complexRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | Daily Herald

    An old church in the heart of Pilsen could turn into a new seven-story apartment complex tailored for middle- to low-income residents and families as early as 2021. The Resurrection Project, a faith-based developer in Pilsen, unveiled its plans to turn St. Vitus into a 54,220 square-foot, 42-unit apartment building at a community meeting on Wednesday.

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  11. Fremont Street Theater stages holiday originalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 4 | Daily Herald

    Fremont Street Theater Company will present "Mrs. Claus Saves Christmas Eve" at Elgin Art Showcase. From left are Julie Price, Madeline Franklin, Mary Oskroba, Susan Mulert, Eileen Mitchell, TR Frye, Sue Mrotek and Jennifer McHugh.

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  12. Sound check: Jingle two ways at the Allstate ArenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Daily Herald

    Rosemont has a gift for Shawn Mendes fans with two big shows this week: the B96 Jingle Bash Saturday, Dec. 8, and the 103.5 Kiss-FM's Jingle Ball Wednesday, Dec. 12. Saturday's Jingle Bash features Mendes, Camila Cabello, Cardi B, Why Don't We, Lauv and Mike Posner. Wednesday's Jingle Ball brings Mendes, Calvin Harris, Dua Lipa, Alessia Cara, Bebe Rexha, Bazzi and Sabrina Carpenter.

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  13. Three men indicted in fatal shooting of West Chicago manRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Daily Herald

    Juan Calderon, Emilio Guillen and Fredi Bautista each have been indicted on charges of first-degree murder in the Nov. 8 shooting death of a West Chicago man. Three reputed gang members, all already behind bars, have been indicted in the Nov. 8 shooting death of 26-year-old Alexander Nicolas.

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  14. Holiday festivals 2018: Lights, cookies and visits from SantaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Daily Herald

    It's starting to look a lot like Christmas. And in the suburbs, you can find tree lightings, festive displays, holiday markets and much more.

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  15. News | 'This is our last resort': Geneva teachers' strike will continue WednesdayRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Daily Herald

    Nearly 6,000 students will be out of classes again Wednesday as striking teachers in Geneva District 304 continue walking picket lines after last-ditch contract negotiations broke down. No new talks have been scheduled as the strike -- triggered by a stalemate over salaries and the structure of raises -- enters its second day.

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  16. TripAdvisor calls Portillo's branch in Chicago the nation's No. 1 fast casual restaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 4 | Daily Herald

    Portillo's hot dogs are getting rave reviews from people who write them on TripAdvisor, which is calling its River North branch in Chicago the No. 1 fast casual restaurant in the country.

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  17. Chicago probes officer's apparent handcuff attack on teenChicago's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | Daily Herald

    Chicago's police oversight agency is investigating an officer who apparently struck a teenager repeatedly with a pair of handcuffs while arresting him. Ephraim Eaddy is a spokesman for the Civilian Office of Police Accountability.

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  18. Best bets: Dick Portillo signs book in Naperville, 'Stomp' returns to ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 30 | Daily Herald

    Hubbard Street Dance Chicago returns to the Harris Theater for Music and Dance in Chicago for three performances of "danc volve." Meet up with Portillo's founder Dick Portillo when he discusses and signs copies of his book "Out of the Dog House" at Anderson's Bookshop, 123 W. Jefferson Ave., Naperville.

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  19. Timely treats: Holiday shows dominate suburban and city stagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 1 | Daily Herald

    Thomas J. Cox, right, plays Bob Cratchit, Lily Mojekwu plays his wife and Yorkville native Paris Strickland, center, plays Tiny Tim in Goodman Theatre's "A Christmas Carol." Anderson Lawfer plays the titular traveler Hershel in Strawdog Theatre's premiere of "Hershel and the Hanukkah Goblins," one of many holiday shows playing in the city and suburbs.

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  20. Illinois gears up for 200th birthday party MondayIllinois turns 200...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 1 | Daily Herald

    Illinois turns 200 Monday. And Navy Pier in Chicago is the site of the Illinois Bicentennial gala that will be alternatively solemn and raucous.

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