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  1. Chicagoans to March in Solidarity Against White SupremacistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2017 | Common Dreams

    Today we ask you to help Common Dreams. To maintain our independence, we will never run ads or take corporate funds.

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  2. Rygiel Sr., John PaulRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2017 | Northwest Herald

    John Paul Rygiel Sr. Born: March 8, 1928 Died: August 24, 2017 John Paul Rygiel Sr., 89, of Spring Grove, and formerly of North Chicago, entered into eternal life on Thursday, August 24, 2017. He was born March 8, 1928 in North Chicago the son of the late Paul and Anna Rygiel.

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  3. U.S. Senator Dick Durbin discusses concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2017 | WYMG-FM Springfield

    Taking a luncheon audience question about Gov. Bruce Rauner, U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin said all you have to do is look at higher education. "Southern Illinois University at Carbondale went from an enrollment of 23,000 to 16,000.

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  4. City Of Big Ag: The Crops Chicago Was Famous ForRead the original story

    Aug 20, 2017 | WBEZ-FM Chicago

    It struck her as strange that agricultural businesses had once dominated huge swaths of Chicago that are now covered by houses and businesses. So she sent Curious City a question along these lines: What parts of Chicago were commercially farmed and what was raised, just before becoming residential? In the decades following the city's founding in 1833, Chicagoans drained swamps, and once they had gained metal-blade plows they worked the rich soil that lurked below a vast prairie.

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  5. Let's Stop Booking Majority-White Panels on Citywide Transportation IssuesRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2017 | Streets Blog Chicago

    Note: I placed my portion of this post in the beginning to outline the events that led to this discussion of the upcoming Chicago Architecture Foundation "Bike Talk" Panel. But be sure to check out Streetsblog Chicago reporter Lynda Lopez's thoughts on the topic in the second half of the post, or just skip ahead to Lynda's section if you're already familiar with the subject - I feel that her portion is more essential than mine, and it also addresses two upcoming forums on Transit-Oriented Development .

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  6. This fitness guru triumphed over childhood trauma through bodybuildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | Chicago Reader

    Chicagoans is a first-person account from off the beaten track, as told to Anne Ford. This week's Chicagoan is Sunny Akhigbe, 44, bodybuilder, fitness model, trainer, and actor.

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  7. The Chicago Air and Water Show, the inaugural Tacos y Tamales...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | Chicago Reader

    The Air and Water Show flies through town this weekend, but there's plenty of other things to do. Here's some of what we recommend: Fri 8/18-Sun 8/20: The inaugural , outdoor Mexican markets, and includes authentic Latin American and Mexican food, art installations, local vendors, music and dance performances, and a beer garden.

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  8. Solar eclipse 2017: What to expect in ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | Curbed

    We're only a few days away from the big solar eclipse that will be visible across all of North America, but what can Chicagoans expect? Chicago's location means that residents won't experience the full sun-blocking effects of the phenomenon, but the moon will block 87 percent of the sun from our perspective. And in typical Chicago fashion, the weather may or may not be ideal for the big spectacle.

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  9. Senior solidarity a big plus for Round LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | Daily Herald

    ... the following weekend. Then it's back-to-back games to start Northern Lake County Conference action against North Chicago and Grayslake Central. The latter two opponents won a combined four games last year. "When you're turning things around and ...

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  10. Are There More Rats In Chicago This Summer?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | Chicagoist

    If you feel like you're seeing more rats compared to the usual summer - or at least speaking up about them more - you might be on to something. Rodent complaints for the early part of the summer have increased about 9 percent from the same time last year.

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  11. Rosalind Franklin University Researcher Awarded USD2 Million From NIH ...Read the original story

    Aug 18, 2017 | Newkerala.com

    NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., Aug. 18, 2017 : Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science researcher Joanna Dabrowska has been awarded a five-year, USD2 million grant from the National Institute of Mental Health to investigate the role of the hormone oxytocin in stress-induced psychiatric disorders. Her findings could lead to urgently needed new drug therapies for generalized anxiety and post-traumatic stress disorders.

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  12. How a former Chicago office boy built Charlottesville's Gen. Lee statueRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    A homemade sign that reads "Heather Heyer Park" rests at the base of the statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee that stands in the center of Emancipation Park in Charlottesville, Va., on Aug. 18, 2017.

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  13. Wicker Park Bar Fires Bouncer After Racist Episode + More IntelRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | Eater

    The owners of Swig , 1469 N. Milwaukee Ave., reportedly fired a bouncer on Wednesday after a black man told DNAinfo that the bouncer wouldn't let him in the bar on Saturday. The bouncer told the customer that his white V-neck T-shirt violated the bar's dress code.

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  14. Corser, Delores JaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 | Northwest Herald

    ... out the back door of her house. Dodie took a position in the Accounting Department at Abbott Laboratories in North Chicago immediately after graduating from Waukegan High School in 1952. She retired in the late 1980s after working at Abbott for 35 ...

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  15. Proud to be a ChicagoanRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Sacred Heart Schools News

    First graders celebrated the Windy City with the Annual Chicago Pride Day Parade on Friday, February 6. Students dressed in their favorite Chicago gear and paraded around the hallways of SHS. Each student created a personalized Chicago flag and shouted out facts about the city.

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  16. Chicago's Air and Water Show to Illuminate the Lakefront this WeekendRead the original story

    Aug 16, 2017 | City of Chicago

    OEMC reminds public to expect big crowds and traffic impacts for the largest FREE event of its kind in the U.S. August 19-20 The Chicago Office of Emergency Management and Communications reminds those along the lakefront this weekend to expect increased crowds, parking restrictions and possible traffic delays as Chicago hosts the annual Air & Water Show, now in its 58th year, at North Avenue Beach on Saturday, August 19 and Sunday, August 20. The Show can be viewed along the lakefront from Fullerton to Oak Street, with North Avenue as the focal point.

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  17. Community campfire to be held at Green Belt Cultural CenterRead the original story

    Aug 15, 2017 | Daily Herald

    A community campfire will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, Aug. 18, at the Green Belt Cultural Center, 1215 Green Bay Road, North Chicago. Visitors are invited to bring friends and family to roast marshmallows, share stories, bring an instrument to play or take a walk and enjoy nature at night.

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  18. Chicagoans speak out against hate in Charlottesville after Trump remarksRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | WGN-TV Chicago

    Some Chicagoans continued to speak out after the violence in Charlottesville, Va., where a white nationalist rally ended in violence and the death of a counter-protester. On Tuesday, demonstrators gathered at Federal Plaza in the Loop to speak out.

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  19. Some Chicagoans Are Pushing For Removal Of Balbo Monument, Gifted To City By Fascist DictatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | Chicagoist

    Cities such as Baltimore and Lexington, Kentucky are going forward with plans to take down Confederate statues, as the debate over whether or not to remove such monuments ramps up in the wake of the events in Charlottesville. But the question extends beyond just the Confederacy and into monuments of and from other repressive governments - a fact to which Chicagoans are once again trying to come to terms, specifically the case of the Balbo Monument, which was gifted to Chicago by fascist dictator Benito Mussolini in 1933.

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  20. Hard hat, lunch pail: The myth of toughness in Chicago sportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | Chicago Reader

    "Not even the effeminate swank of his riding clothes could hide the enormous power of that body," wrote Fitzgerald of The Great Gatsby 's leading jerkface. Long Island had its froufrou effects on a man, for sure, but the brawn of Chicago could not be disguised: " .

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