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  1. Chicago passes 1,000 gunshot victims for the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Courier-Tribune

    ... at them, police said. The 19-year-old man was hit in the chest and was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where he was pronounced dead. The 17-year-old was shot in the buttocks and leg. His condition was stabilized at the same ...

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  2. Naperville man's overnight camp a quest for free chicken fingersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Chicago Tribune

    ... is not well-known in the region. The Naperville store is the third to open in the Chicago area, with others in Oak Lawn and North Riverside, according to the company website. "A lot of people here may have visited a Cane's while living in or driving ...

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  3. 'Scottsdale kids' recall 1967 tornado terror: 'No one who lived through it is quite the same'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 20 | Southwest News-Herald

    As a tornado cut a path of death and destruction through suburban Oak Lawn, Hometown and Evergreen Park on Friday, April 21, 1967, boys and girls in the Scottsdale neighborhood-just north of 87th Street-were frightened but safe. Except for 10-year-old Sheri Brenn and her younger sister, Debbie, 9. The Brenn girls, known to some in the neighborhood as the Brenn twins because they were born just 11 months apart, were caught in the clutches of catastrophe at Oak Lawn Roller Rink, 9121 S. Cicero.

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  4. PROSHRED Chicago Celebrates Ten Year AnniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 19 | PRWeb

    ... on-site service area." Cities serviced by PROSHRED Chicago's trucks include Aurora, Waukegan, Rockford, Kankakee, Oak Lawn, and even Gary, Lowell, and Michigan City, IN. In addition to on-site document and hard drive destruction, the firm also ...

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  5. Jerry Tokars, longtime De La Salle Institute basketball coach, dies at 85Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 19 | Chicago Tribune

    ... Tokars "used to carry a rosary around all the time." Tokars, 85, died Sunday at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn , according to his son Jerry F. Tokars. The suspected cause was congestive heart failure, his son said. He lived in Oak Lawn ...

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  6. Local roundup: Freshman Reagan Tompkins stars as Lockport goalkeeperRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 18 | Chicago Tribune

    ... Lincoln-Way Central 9, Andrew 6: Adam Brown hit a tiebreaking two-run single to pace Central (8-3, 3-0 SWSC Red). Oak Lawn 4, Richards 0: Chad Cwik gave up three hits and fanned 10 over 6 2/3 innings for Oak Lawn (7-5, 6-1 SSC Red). Reavis 11, ...

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  7. 39 shot, 1 fatally, in Chicago weekend shootingsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 4 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... CTA Red Line platform at the Garfield Station on the South Side. She was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where her condition was stabilized. Beginning with a shooting at 12:50 p.m. Saturday, 32 people were shot - one fatally - ...

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  8. Local roundup: Donivan Williams' all-around game powers RichardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 17 | Chicago Tribune

    Players who have the ability to impact a game with their arm, bat, glove and legs are few and far between. The 6-foot infielder/pitcher ripped an RBI double, made two stellar plays at shortstop and struck out the final batter of a 7-3 South Suburban Red win Monday over visiting Oak Lawn.

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  9. 28 Chicagoans shot in 18 hours over Easter weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 17 | American Thinker

    ... Avenue in the Lithuanian Plaza neighborhood about 11:40 p.m. She was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where her condition was stabilized. The girl was walking in an alley with a small group of people when someone inside a ...

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  10. Raising Cane's in Naperville to open this monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 15 | Chicago Tribune

    ... The company also prides itself on getting involved in the towns in which they're located, which includes Oak Lawn and North Riverside in Illinois, she said. "We do support our community," Ball said. "We do the 15 percent giveback during fundraisers, ...

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  11. Local doctor brings open heart, eye surgery to Syrian refugees in JordanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 14 | Chicago Tribune

    ... orthopedic surgeon with Little Company of Mary; Anupama Shivaraju, a cardiologist with Advocate Heart Institute in Oak Lawn; and Zaher Sahloul, a pulmonologist at Advocate Christ Hospital and past president of the Syrian American Medical Society ...

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  12. Fifty years later, memories of Oak Lawn tornado tragedy remain freshRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 14 | Chicago Tribune

    Skip Sullivan survived the deadly tornado that hit Oak Lawn on April 21, 1967. Sullivan, standing in front of Oak Lawn Community High School on Thursday, April 13, 2017, was in the school's library, when the tornado ripped through town.

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  13. Maureen M. Fournier Honored by Marquis Who's Who for Excellence in Physical EducationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 13 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... Ms. Fournier has been involved with a number of civic and community organizations as well. She was the manager of Oak Lawn Girls Softball from 1990 to 1991 and 1994 to 1998; she served as secretary of the organization in 1998 as well. She was a ...

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  14. Inclusion gym class leads to friendships, 'promposals'Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 13 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... never have had that exposure if it wasn't for this program." Illinois District 218's two other schools, Richards in Oak Lawn and Eisenhower in Blue Island, also offer the class, which invites general education students to work with kids enrolled in ...

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  15. Detectives questioning person of interest in Judge Myles' murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 12 | WLS-AM Chicago

    ... girlfriend lying in the backyard. Myles' body was on the back porch. They were taken to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where Myles died within an hour. The woman is expected to survive. Police sources told the Chicago Sun-Times that ...

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  16. The Latest: FBI offers reward in fatal shooting of judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 10 | Daily Herald

    ... they were shot outside his home. The 66-year-old Myles was pronounced dead at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn. The 52-year-old woman was reported in serious condition with a gunshot wound to the leg. Chicago Police Chief of Detectives ...

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  17. Family argument over who would walk dog ends in deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 10 | CBS News

    ... CPD's Office of News affairs. Both men suffered multiple gunshot wounds and were taken to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, Illinois, where the 22-year-old man was pronounced dead, police said. The older man was listed in critical condition.

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  18. National Weather Service seeks stories from 1967 tornadoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 8 | Daily Herald

    ... more than 1,000 people. Weather officials say it was the Chicago area's worst tornado disaster. The suburb of Oak Lawn was hit particularly hard. Guidelines: Keep it civil and on topic; no profanity, vulgarity, slurs or personal attacks. People who ...

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  19. RE/MAX Salutes Technology Leaders in Its Northern Illinois NetworkRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 8 | PRWeb

    ... The Excellence in Technology Award was shared by RE/MAX 10, which has five offices, two in Chicago and one each in Oak Lawn, Palos Park and New Lenox, Ill., and by two brokers with RE/MAX Professionals Select of Naperville, Ill., Fabio Brancati and ...

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  20. High school teacher suspended over sexual misconduct allegationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 7 | Chicago Tribune

    ... 12001 S. Oak Park Ave., is part of Southwest Chicago Christian Schools, which also has elementary schools in Oak Lawn and Tinley Park . School officials became aware of the alleged misconduct April 1 and met with Palos Heights police that afternoon, ...

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