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  1. John Ferrante recognized as leading financial advisor by Commonwealth Financial Network®Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Herald

    John A. Ferrante, II, an independent financial advisor affiliated with Commonwealth Financial Network® and Financial Advisor of Chicago Oakbrook Financial Group in Oak Brook, Illinois, has achieved Commonwealth Founder's Club status for 2018. This distinction recognizes success based on a ranking of annual production* among Commonwealth's network of 1,710 financial advisors.

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  2. 'If you wish to become great, then you must not settle for good'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 20 | Daily Herald

    A: We are a true community bank focused on creating a great customer service experience for both our retail and business customers. We specialize in offering business loans to both local businesses and to real estate investors out of our corporate office in Oak Brook and in offering a full array of deposit products and services to businesses and consumers via our branches located in Addison, Plainfield, Naperville, and Westmont.

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  3. Jeb Bush: Time to challenge 'bad behavior' in politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 19 | Daily Herald

    Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush opined on a number of issues -- immigration, education, even Illinois' roughly 7,000 units of local government -- during an Elmhurst College forum this week. But he felt the "looming presence" of his mother and former first lady Barbara Bush as he gave his take on a polarized political climate.

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  4. Jeb Bush remembers his mom: 'She would never stop teaching'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | Daily Herald

    Her children knew her as "the enforcer," but Barbara Bush was the one doing the consoling and providing the comic relief at a gloomy family gathering after the 1992 presidential election. President George H.W. Bush had lost his bid for a second term, and his kids had rallied around him in their Houston home.

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  5. Physical, mental, & emotional changes for At Work contestantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 13 | Daily Herald

    The cold weather didn't stop Marriott Suits Downers Grove and Marriott Oak Brook's Marriott Bod Squad from participating in Northern Illinois Food Bank's Foodie 5K. From left to right, Kristen Duncan, Samantha Jones, Tony the Tiger, Cassandra Johnson, and Katrina Jones.

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  6. Lawsuit against Oak Brook schools over geography bee headed to trialRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 12 | Daily Herald

    Attorneys for an Oak Brook family and a now 11-year-old boy who was accused of planning to cheat during the 2016 National Geographic Bee regional competition at Brook Forest Elementary School say a judge's recent ruling puts the case on track for a fall trial. The most recent amended complaint includes two constitutional and one state count related to the Butler Elementary District 53 administration's alleged unlawful seizure in its handling of the 9-year-old student.

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  7. Escape the Room opening at Oakbrook Center this monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 12 | Daily Herald

    A national escape room, one of the fastest-growing forms of entertainment, is planning to open at Oakbrook Center later this month. The exact opening date for Escape The Room has not yet been set, said company spokesman Garret Heinrich.

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  8. DuPage starts process to disband 'paper' fire districtRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 10 | Daily Herald

    A "paper" district that acts solely to collect taxes to pay for fire and ambulance services for an unincorporated area near Westmont will become the fifth unit of local government to be disbanded by DuPage County. County board members on Tuesday agreed to begin the process of dissolving the North Westmont Fire District.

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  9. Oak Brook Polo Club sets schedule for 96th seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 10 | Daily Herald

    Oak Brook Polo Club is preparing for its 96th season, which will bring nine Sundays of polo to the Western suburbs this summer. The season opens Sunday, June 10, with Chicago Polo Day at the Prince of Wales Field, 2606 York Road, Oak Brook.

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  10. Lemon cake makes a return at Portillo'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 9 | Daily Herald

    Portillo's, the fast casual concept known for its menu of Chicago-style favorites, said Monday that the cake will be available through Sept. 10. Like its other decadent sweet treats, like the chocolate cake, the lemon cake is made daily in the stores.

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  11. Workers: McDonald's isn't keeping up with rising local wagesRead the original story

    Monday Apr 2 | Daily Herald

    Three years after McDonald's made a splash by saying it would pay all workers at corporate-owned stores in the U.S. at least $1 an hour above the local minimum wage, some workers say the fast-food giant hasn't kept pace with the times. In April 2015, amid a tightening labor market and after a string of high-profile labor protests, the burger giant unveiled a new first-of-its-kind wage floor for employees at the roughly 1,500 stores run directly by the corporation.

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  12. Bail set at $1 million for Chicago man charged in Oak Brook carjackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 31 | Daily Herald

    Darnell Anderson, 26, of the 4800 block of West Monroe Street in Chicago, has been charged with aggravated vehicular hijacking with a gun and armed robbery after he is accused of working with another person to steal a 68-year-old woman's purse and car at Oakbrook Center mall in Oak Brook. The stolen Toyota Camry used in a carjacking Wednesday at Oakbrook Center mall crashed later that day after a high-speed chase by police.

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  13. Chicago man charged in Oak Brook mall carjacking; bail $100,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 31 | Daily Herald

    Darnell Anderson, 26, of the 4800 block of West Monroe Street in Chicago, has been charged with aggravated vehicular hijacking with a gun and armed robbery after he is accused of working with another person to steal a 68-year-old woman's purse and car from Oakbrook Center mall in Oak Brook. A Chicago man is facing charges of aggravated vehicular hijacking with a gun and armed robbery after he is accused of playing a role in stealing a woman's car and purse from Oakbrook Center mall.

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  14. 5 things to do this weekend in the suburbsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 30 | Daily Herald

    First Folio Theatre this weekend opens its production of "Mary's Wedding," an interracial romance set against the struggles of war and its aftermath. Holiday events will keep families busy this weekend, but here are five ideas if you are looking to get out.

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  15. Police recover Honda carjacked from Oakbrook CenterRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 29 | Daily Herald

    A car stolen at gunpoint from a woman at Oakbrook Center on Wednesday morning has been recovered in Chicago, Oak Brook police said. Authorities also said a white Toyota Camry stopped by police on I-290 on Wednesday is believed to be the same car that was used by the thieves during the carjacking.

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  16. Carjackers strike at Oakbrook CenterRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 28 | Daily Herald

    The 68-year-old woman was sitting in her Honda Civic before starting work when her car was blocked by a white Toyota Camry, according to the Oak Brook Police Department. The Camry was reported stolen in Maywood.

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  17. Weekend picks: Ian Bagg brings Canadian comedy to SchaumburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2018 | Daily Herald

    Canadian comedian Ian Bagg returns for another run of standup performances starting Thursday at the Improv Comedy Showcase, 5 Woodfield Road, Schaumburg. $19-$22 plus a two-item purchase.

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  18. Jeb Bush to speak at Elmhurst College forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2018 | Daily Herald

    The former governor of Florida and a 2016 Republican candidate for president, Jeb Bush will discuss "Leadership in a Changing World" next month during an appearance in Oak Brook sponsored by Elmhurst College. Bush is the featured speaker at the 11th annual Elmhurst College Governmental Forum at 11:30 a.m. April 18 at the Hilton Chicago/Oak Brook Hills Resort & Conference Center, 3500 Midwest Road.

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  19. Portillo's to sell cake for 55 cents to celebrate anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2018 | Daily Herald

    To celebrate its anniversary, Portillo's is offering customers a slice of its Famous Chocolate Cake for 55-cents on Wednesday, April 4. Portillo's is selling its popular chocolate cake for 55 cents to celebrate its anniversary. But customers may want to arrive to the restaurant early.

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  20. Glen Ellyn property sold for $2.9MRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2018 | Daily Herald

    The Oak Brook-based commercial real estate firm said the property it sold is a two-tenant 7,006-square-foot retail building at 369 Roosevelt Road. Mattress Firm and F45 Fitness operate at the location.

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