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  1. 'Jammin' in Our Genes' event supports BRCA testingRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    The Myra Rubenstein Weis Leadership Board will host its second annual "Jammin' in Our Genes" event benefiting NorthShore University HealthSystem Saturday, Dec. 2. Proceeds from this year's event will provide financial support to make BRCA testing more affordable for high risk patients, as well as continue to support PreVivor resources through the LIFE program. The "Jammin in Our Genes" benefit will take place from 8-11 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 2, at 210 Restaurant, 210 Green Bay Road in Highwood.

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  2. County budget passes, calls for 321 employees to be laid offRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daily Herald

    Hundreds of Cook County employees will be laid off under a 2018 budget passed unanimously Tuesday by the Board of Commissioners. The layoffs result from the county board's decision earlier this year to repeal a penny-per-ounce sweetened beverage tax, creating a $200 million budget hole, some county officials said.

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  3. Thorson, Jackson lead Northwestern to 39-0 rout MinnesotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 18 | Daily Herald

    Northwestern running back Jeremy Larkin, right, is tackled by Minnesota defensive back Jacob Huff during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Evanston, Ill., Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017. Minnesota running back Rodney Smith , is tackled by Northwestern defenders during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Evanston, Ill., Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017.

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  4. For Fleck, advice over lunch from Fitzgerald still resonatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | Daily Herald

    In this Oct. 21, 2017, file photo, Minnesota coach P.J. Fleck leads his team onto the field for an NCAA college football game against Illinois in Minneapolis. Minnesota faces Northwestern this week.

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  5. Miss the Cubs? Pick up Pearl Jam's new movieRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2016 | Daily Herald

    Pearl Jam, the band fronted by one of America's most famous Cubs fans, invokes Ernie Banks with the title of its new concert film, available for home release this weekend. "Let's Play Two," now on DVD and Blu-ray , features footage from the band's August 2016 performances at Wrigley Field, right in the thick of the Cubs' championship season.

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  6. Boilermakers still seeking bowl eligibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 11 | Daily Herald

    Purdue wide receiver Anthony Mahoungou, left, celebrates with wide receiver Terry Wright after scoring a touchdown during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Northwestern, Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017, in Evanston, Ill. Northwestern won 23-13.

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  7. Thorson's 2 touchdowns lead Northwestern over Purdue 23-13Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 11 | Daily Herald

    Northwestern quarterback Clayton Thorson runs with the ball as he looks to pass during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Purdue, Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017, in Evanston, Ill. Purdue linebacker T.J. McCollum, right, sacks Northwestern quarterback Clayton Thorson during the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017, in Evanston, Ill.

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  8. Author events: Pete Souza, John Hodgman discuss their booksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 10 | Daily Herald

    Pete Souza, the official White House photographer for President Barack Obama, discusses his new book, "Obama: An Intimate Portrait," Thursday, Nov. 16, at the Community Christian Church in Naperville. • Daniel Friedman discusses his book "The King of Chicago: Memories of My Father" at 10 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 12, at Temple Beth Israel, 3601 W. Dempster, Skokie.

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  9. Crystal Gayle, Lee Greenwood to headline the ArcadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 3 | Daily Herald

    Country stars Crystal Gayle and Lee Greenwood are two of the headliners in six newly announced shows from the Arcada Theatre and Onesti Entertainment. • Ventriloquist Todd Oliver and Irving the "talking dog" perform at 5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 12, at the Arcada Family Theatre at Pheasant Run, 4051 E. Main St., St. Charles.

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  10. Elgin has seven of nine 'Painted Ladies' winnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 2 | Daily Herald

    This house at 214 S. State St. in Elgin is the grand prize winner of the 2017 "Painted Ladies" competition. This house at 34 N. Porter St. in Elgin was among the nine winners of this year's "Painted Ladies" competition.

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  11. Dining out: Pete Miller's Steak to jazz up south NapervilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 2 | Daily Herald

    Expect a variety of wine, steaks, seafood and nightly jazz when Pete Miller's Steak and Seafood opens in Naperville Tuesday, Nov. 7. Pete Miller's Steak and Seafood brings jazz, steaks and seafood to south Naperville when it opens a new location Tuesday, Nov. 7. In the tradition of the original Pete Miller's in Evanston, the Naperville incarnation will debut a specially curated menu from executive chef Marcus Mooney featuring aged steaks, chicken, chops, seafood, shareable sides and dessert. "We are excited to bring modern-classic American cuisine to the community paired with a strong jazz tradition unlike anywhere else," said Fred Gore, general manager of the new restaurant, in a prepared statement.

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  12. Big Ten Spotlight: Rushing yards are hard to come by in WestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 2 | Daily Herald

    In this Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017, file photo, Northwestern running back Justin Jackson is tackled by a host of Michigan State defenders during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Evanston, Ill. Northwestern, which features three-time 1,000-yard rusher Justin Jackson, is managing just 128 yards per game, its lowest average since 2009.

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  13. Pete Miller's restaurant opens next week in NapervilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 1 | Daily Herald

    Following the original Pete Miller's Steak and Seafood in Evanston, the new Pete Miller's Naperville will bring fine dining and nightly live jazz music to the restaurant, which replaces Tommy Nevin's Pub in Naperville. "We are thrilled to welcome everyone from the Chicagoland area to our new location in Naperville," said Fred Gore, general manager of Pete Miller's Steak and Seafood Naperville.

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  14. Northwestern stuns No. 16 Michigan State 39-31 in 3 OTRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 28 | Daily Herald

    Michigan State defensive tackle Naquan Jones , defensive end Kenny Willekes and linebacker Joe Bachie tackle Northwestern wide receiver Flynn Angel during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Evanston, Ill., Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017. Northwestern quarterback Clayton Thorson looks to pass against Michigan State during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Evanston, Ill., Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017.

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  15. Elite QBs lead No. 2 Penn State against No. 6 Ohio StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 27 | Daily Herald

    At left, in a Sept. 9, 2017, file photo, Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett plays against Oklahoma during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Columbus, Ohio.

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  16. No. 2 Penn State rely on receivers to win 1-on-1 matchupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 27 | Daily Herald

    In this Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017 file photo, Penn State wide receiver Juwan Johnson, left, runs with the ball against Northwestern corner back Montre Hartage during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Evanston, Ill. No. 2 Penn State relies on a deep passing game, with receivers winning one-on-one matchups, to loosen up the line of scrimmage for start Saquon Barkley.

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  17. Theater events: City Lit Theater revives Bible tale 'J.B.'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 26 | Daily Herald

    Nine Chicago-area actresses "of a certain age" play 23 roles in City Lit Theater's revival of "J.B." a free-verse, morality play by poet/playwright Archibald MacLeish. A retelling of the biblical story of Job, the action unfolds in a circus tent where two vendors -- representing God and Satan -- wager that wealthy banker J.B. will renounce God if his fortune sours.

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  18. In poll, people say Trump tax plan benefits rich, companiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 25 | Daily Herald

    In this photo March 22, 2013 file photo, the exterior of the Internal Revenue Service building in Washington. Most Americans say President Donald Trump's tax plan would benefit the wealthy and corporations, and less than half believe the president's message that "massive tax cuts" would benefit middle-class workers, according to a new Associated Press-NORC poll.

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  19. Editorial: Mayor Craig Johnson's proposed cigarette sales ban merits studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | Daily Herald

    Some of us have been around long enough to remember when suburbs like Evanston, Oak Park and Wheaton were dry. Did it stop people from drinking? Well, to be sure, it did not stop everyone, no more than Prohibition did.

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  20. Democrats running for governor hit Rauner, differ on marijuana, minimum wageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | Daily Herald

    Democratic gubernatorial candidates joined in piling on Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner but differed on issues such as minimum wage, gun control and legalizing marijuana at a Wednesday forum in Mount Prospect. State Sen. Daniel Biss of Evanston, Madison County Superintendent of Schools Bob Daiber, Chicago activist Tio Hardiman, Kenilworth developer Chris Kennedy, Long Grove engineer Alexander Paterakis and Chicago billionaire businessman J.B. Pritzker painted a dire picture of Illinois during the forum sponsored by the Daily Herald and Daily Herald Business Ledger.

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