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  1. Some Southland incumbents have challengersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | The Southtown Star

    While the race for governor dominates Tuesday's elections, there are still a few contested races in the Southland along with several major referendums on the ballot in several south and southwest suburbs. With suburban voter turnout averaging about 50 percent for a governor's race, nearly a quarter of that number have already cast a ballot, with early voting tallies setting a record for a gubernatorial election, Cook County Clerk David Orr's office reported Monday.

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  2. High School/Local College Sports Roundup for Oct. 29, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | The Southtown Star

    South Suburban Blue Meet: Melissa Joyce won the 200-yard individual medley as Tinley Park edged Oak Forest and Lemont for first place in the five-team meet. Oak Forest was led by Gretchen Behrens, who prevailed in the 100 breaststroke and 500 freestyle .

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  3. Oak Forest teen shoots for the skyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | The Southtown Star

    The Tinley Park High School senior, 18, said he has known since he saw an air and water show when he was about 10 that he wants to be an Air Force pilot. "For me, it's always been piloting," Reed said.

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  4. MVCC Academic Theater presenting 'Cabaret'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | The Southtown Star

    Moraine Valley Community College's Academic Theater Department is presenting "Cabaret," from Oct. 30 to Nov. 2 and from Nov. 6 to 9. The musical will be in the John and Angeline Oremus Theater, in the Fine and Performing Arts Center, 9000 W. College Parkway, Palos Hills. Tickets are $12 for the general public and $10 for students and senior citizens.

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  5. Football: Tinley Park one point shy of making playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | The Southtown Star

    "It was a tough weekend," Tinley Park coach Nick Johnston said. "If we control our own destiny like we should have, we don't have to worry about playoff points."

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  6. Oak Forest teen finds endeavors endearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | The Southtown Star

    "She'd tell us to get our homework done," the Oak Forest girl said of her mother. "At 16, we had to get a job.

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  7. Football: Lemont's Ryan Dawson makes quarterback job his ownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | The Southtown Star

    For the first three weeks of Lemont's season, Ryan Dawson often rotated offensive series at quarterback with Chris Thompson. Dawson earned the start against Oak Forest in Week 4 and led the Indians to three first-quarter touchdowns.

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  8. Tinley Park swimmers 'stepping up'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | The Southtown Star

    Freshman Jillian Schultz has made a solid impact on the varsity for Tinley Park swimming coach Lucy Witkowski and the Titans. For four years, Tinley Park swimming coach Lucy Witkowski knew she could pencil in Hannah Schultz's name every meet.

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  9. Four-legged friends face off at Canine2 Iron Dog competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | The Southtown Star

    Muddy, wet and winded, Darrin Jackson was proud of how his 2-year-old Dutch Shepherd partner, Rocco, performed during Sunday's Canine2 Iron Dog Competition at Conkey Woods in Palos Heights. "He's ready to go again," said Jackson, catching his breath while Rocco greeted onlookers.

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  10. High School/Local College Sports Roundup for Oct. 18, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2014 | The Southtown Star

    Marist 1, St. Laurence 1: Steve Carroll netted a goal for host Marist . Mike Witkowski scored for St. Laurence .

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  11. Girls Volleyball: T.F. South passes Oak Forest test, claims Blue titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | The Southtown Star

    Briana Lilly, of T.F. South, pushes a shot over the reach of Oak Forest's defense at Oak Forest High School, Thursday, October 16th, 2014, in Oak Forest. Host Oak Forest gave one to T.F. South on Thursday before the Rebels put their signature on the South Suburban Blue title with a 25-15, 25-21 win.

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  12. Indiana kidnapping suspect arrested in Tinley ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | The Southtown Star

    A Steger man on the run after allegedly kidnapping his children during a standoff with police in Indiana last year was arrested in Tinley Park last week after he went to visit his girlfriend. Tinley Park police said they were tipped off by Oak Forest police on Oct. 9 that Terry Walsh was visiting his girlfriend at her home in the 17200 block of 71st Court.

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  13. Police: No positive ID yet on body found in Oak Forest creekRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | The Southtown Star

    Oak Forest police believe they know the identity of a man whose body was found in a creek Thursday, but they were waiting on the Cook County medical examiner's office Sunday to make a definite determination. "An ID was found in the pocket, but the medical examiner is not using that as positive identification because of the condition of the body," Oak Forest Police Sgt.

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  14. Demolition awaits Oak Forest church, but cross is a keeperRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2014 | The Southtown Star

    Demolition of the building is scheduled to begin Wednesday to make way for development along 159th Street, but Bryce's memories won't be alone in surviving. A volunteer effort allowed the church on Friday to remove the cross from atop the structure, so it could be moved to Faith United Methodist Church in Orland Park.

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  15. Football: Dawson in charge in Lemont's 45-0 win over Oak LawnRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | The Southtown Star

    Lemont's Flynn Nagel breaks away from Oak Lawn's Peter Ruane for a touchdown in Oak Lawn Friday, October, 10, 2014. Ryan Dawson was splitting reps at quarterback for Lemont less than a month ago.

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  16. High School/Local College Sports Roundup for Oct. 8, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | The Southtown Star

    Illinois Lutheran 3, Oak Forest 2: Trent Biesterfeld, Luke Egeler and Justin Schmidtke had goals for host Illinois Lutheran . Sandburg 2, Homewood-Flossmoor 1: Nick Atkinson and Ryan Kozlowski were the goal scorers for visiting Sandburg in the SouthWest Suburban Blue.

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  17. Girls Golf: Emily Cosler leads Sandburg to Class AA...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | The Southtown Star

    Maggie Sloan, of T.F. South, drives off of the 16th hole for the Marian Catholic Girls Golf Regionals at Lincoln Oaks Golf Course, Wednesday, October 8th, 2014, in Crete. "My coach doesn't want me thinking about scores, but at that point I was thinking about being in the 60s," she said.

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  18. Human hair today, art tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | The Southtown Star

    Anastasia Zappas-Raptis stands by the first art piece she created using colored hair clippings. It is titled "Santorini Sunset."

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  19. High School/Local College Sports Roundup for Oct. 7, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | The Southtown Star

    Mount Carmel 5, Bishop McNamara 1: Chris Johnson netted two goals to lead host Mount Carmel in the Catholic League South. Thornton co-op 1, Lincoln-Way Central 0: Antonio Castro scored and also made four saves for host Thornton co-op in the SouthWest Suburban Red.

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  20. Boys Soccer: Illinois Lutheran blanks Tinley Park 3-0Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | The Southtown Star

    Justin Schmidtke, of Illinois Lutheran, drops for the ball against Tinley Park at Tinley Park, Monday, October 6th, 2014, in Tinley Park. With the Class 1A playoffs beginning next week, Illinois Lutheran's final preparations this week include meetings with two 2A teams, Tinley Park and Oak Forest.

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