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  1. Elgin teen pursues Olympic dream, one step at a timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 5 | Daily Herald

    ... a couple of years. Frequently sidelined by recurring knee pain, her coach suggested she try race walking. Age: 18 Hometown: Elgin School: Elgin High School Who inspires you? My dad, Benito Cisneros. He's from Mexico; he came here for the American ...

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  2. Hallberg Insurance Advisors Joins Orland Township in Charity Drive to ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | PRWeb

    ... a full page feature article of the Orland Township charity event will be produced for an upcoming issue of "Our Hometown," an online local interest digest published monthly by Hallberg Insurance: http://www.ha ...

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  3. Adelita commented on Sophie's blog post ABQ Hometowners: Joe CardilloRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | Duke City Fix

    Albuquerque's Joe Cardillo has just been named the newest reporter at Albuquerque Business First , in a move that further ups the coolness quotient at a publication that in most cities can be pretty fusty. But we know him as a musician, arts booster, and start-up guru.

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  4. Brother Rice Student Collecting Items for PADS to Earn Eagle Scout AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2016 | Patch.com

    ... Wolf and Webelos (for "We'll Be LOYal scouts"). He joined the Boy Scout Troop 682 at Our Lady of Loretto Church in Hometown on his eleventh birthday. "I like that we get to go on camping outings and trips outdoors," he said. "We're so disconnected ...

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  5. Meyer to retire as president of Boone chamberRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2016 | Watauga Democrat

    ... Partners, Watauga Leadership Challenge, Young Professionals, ShopLOCAL Campaign, everGREEN initiatives, BOONE: My Hometown, securing the new office on West King Street, Hand of Hospitality Program with the town of Boone, Signature Sponsorships of ...

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  6. D123 State of the District DinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | Patch.com

    On Friday, March 11th Oak Lawn-Hometown School District 123 held the first State of the District Dinner at Oak Lawn-Hometown Middle School to better connect with the broader community in an inviting, dialogue-rich environment. This event was designed to provide a more direct outreach opportunity to expand face-to-face, two-way engagement with all partners and members of the community.

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  7. Easter Bunny Breakfast and Egg Hunts, March 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | Patch.com

    Kiddos will have two more chances to get up close and personal with the Easter Bunny this Saturday, March 26. The Mayor's Committee of Special Events is hosting breakfast with the Easter Bunny and an egg hunt at Our Lady of Loretto Church , 8925 S. Kostner Ave., Hometown. Breakfast will be served from 9 to 11 a.m. A photographer will be available to take pictures of kiddos and the Easter Bunny, but parents and grandparents are welcome to bring their own cameras too.

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  8. Son Used Mom's Debit Card to Buy Stuff at Walgreens: ProsecutorRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | Patch.com

    A Hometown man charged with making fraudulent purchases on his mother's debit card was ordered to stay away from her. Prosecutors said McCarthy used his mother's debit card to make three purchases at Walgreen's totaling $64.13 on March 18. McCarthy served a concurrent sentence for possession of a controlled substance and armed robbery in the Illinois Department of Corrections.

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  9. Son Used Mom's Debit Card to Buy Stuff at Walgreens: ProsecutorRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | Patch.com

    A Hometown man charged with making fraudulent purchases on his mother's debit card was ordered to stay away from her. Prosecutors said McCarthy used his mother's debit card to make three purchases at Walgreen's totaling $64.13 on March 18. McCarthy served a concurrent sentence for possession of a controlled substance and armed robbery in the Illinois Department of Corrections.

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  10. Hometown and Covington Schools Come to the Rescue for Local Food PantryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | Patch.com

    ... Church was thrilled and excited to see so much food. Two vans were needed to transfer all the donations. As part of Hometown's One School, One Book Program, the school community is currently reading, "Adventures of a South Pole Pig" by Chris Kurtz. ...

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  11. The CTA Fails empire expands: Meet the man behind it allRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | Red Eye Chicago

    ... that whole visual element, which is sometimes good and sometimes not so good," Smith said. Name: Ryan Smith Age: 31 Hometown: "Detroit, but I've lived in Chicago for the last eight-and-a-half years." Was Dan Sinker, also a Columbia College prof when ...

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  12. The Distance Convert: Faith StephanRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2016 | Runner's World

    "I finished [in 3:19], and after that I figured, 'Hey, I'm pretty good at this; let's try another.' " Faith Stephan Age: 29 Hometown: Larkspur, Colorado Qualified: 2014 Chicago Marathon , 2:42:54 Athletic Past: Sprinter and pole-vaulter at Western Illinois University In college, Faith Stephan wasn't trying to go long - she was trying to go high as a pole-vaulter and sprinter.

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  13. Chicago Woman Injured After Metra Train Hits SUV in HometownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2016 | Patch.com

    Crews load SUV on to flatbed after it was struck by an inbound Metra train at 87th Street and Pulaski Road in Hometown early Wednesday morning. A Chicago woman was taken to the hospital after an inbound Metra train struck her SUV at a Hometown railroad crossing Wednesday morning.

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  14. Woman hurt after Metra train strikes SUV in HometownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2016 | WLS-AM Chicago

    A woman suffered non-life-threatening injuries when her SUV was struck by a Metra train Wednesday morning in southwest suburban Hometown, near the border with Chicago. Inbound Southwest Service train No.

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  15. Photos: 'American Idol' through the yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... hit-and-miss stars. Let's reminisce about the personalities we know today ... more Season 1 winner: Kelly Clarkson Hometown: Burleson, Texas Age: 33 Highlights: Her 2004 album, "Breakaway," produced five global hits and has sold more than 6.3 ...

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  16. 'American Idol' through the yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... hit-and-miss stars. Let's reminisce about the personalities we know today ... more Season 1 winner: Kelly Clarkson Hometown: Burleson, Texas Age: 33 Highlights: Her 2004 album, "Breakaway," produced five global hits and has sold more than 6.3 ...

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  17. Officials identify 2 killed in train-car crash near ChicagoRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2015 | Tribune-Star

    Authorities have identified two Chicago women who were killed when the vehicle they were riding in was struck by a Metra c Reservations are required 24 hours in advance at all senior citizens dining sites in Vigo, Clay, Parke, Vermillion, Sullivan and Putnam counti And now, part two of my look back at 2015 and to all the experiences and people that made writing this column possible, likea My DVR, that has HOMETOWN, Ill. - Authorities have identified two Chicago women who were killed when the vehicle they were riding in was struck by a Metra commuter train near the city's southwest side.

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  18. Victims in Fatal Train vs. Car Crash IdentifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | Patch.com

    Two Chicago women who were killed Monday afternoon when an outbound Metra train hit the car they were riding in at a Hometown train crossing have been identified. According to Hometown police and fire officials, the commuter train struck a Chevy Impala carrying six young people at 87th Street and Pulaski Road in Hometown shortly after 1 p.m. The women were sitting in the front and back passenger seats when the train ran into it.

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  19. Two cousins died in Hometown car-train crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    ... between a Metra train and the car in which they were riding at the crossing at 87th Street and Pulaski Road in Hometown, authorities said. Killed were Juniel Kemp, 20, of the 6900 block of Lowe Avenue, and Alexis Kemp, 18, of the 6400 block of ...

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  20. Officials: 2 dead, 3 injured when Metra train strikes vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 | WLS-AM Chicago

    Two people died and three others were injured when a Metra train struck a vehicle Monday afternoon near the Chicago border with southwest suburban Hometown, officials said. The front-seat passenger, a woman believed to be in her 20s, was killed, according to Hometown police.

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