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  1. Ex-Northwestern Students Face 12 Hate Crime Charges Each For Campus Chapel VandalismRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Chicagoist

    ... the State's Attorney's Office told the Tribune. The two ex-students will be arraigned on Thursday morning in Skokie, the Cook County State's Attorney's Office said. The most serious charges are the burglary and institutional vandalism ones - each ...

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  2. Doctor charged with stealing medical equipment from NorthShore hospital locationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Chicago Tribune

    A physician at Evanston NorthShore Hospital has been charged with stealing nearly $200,000 worth of medical equipment from two of the medical group's facilities, according to prosecutors and Evanston police. In bond court Tuesday, Judge Marcia B. Orr ordered 34-year-old Vinay Rawlani, of the 1200 block of South Prairie Avenue, Chicago, held in lieu of $10,000 bond on charges of felony theft from NorthShore Medical Group's Evanston and Skokie hospitals.

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  3. Alleged Northwestern chapel vandals indicted on a dozen hate crime chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Chicago Tribune

    ... said veteran defense attorney Richard Kling. Both defendants are scheduled to be arraigned Thursday morning at the Skokie Courthouse, according to the state's attorney's office. Both are free on $5,000 bail, but are no longer enrolled at the ...

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  4. Denise Tomasello to Perform at The Skokie Theatre, 5/28Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | BroadwayWorld.com

    Direct from her historic sold out concert at the Gold Coast's Drake Hotel Grand Ballroom, where she became the first entertainer to perform at the legendary hotel, and heralded as "The Cabaret Queen of Chicago," by both the Chicago Tribune, Chicago Sun-Times and Skyline, the legendary Denise Tomasello , will be making her solo concert debut at The Skokie Theatre, 7924 Lincoln Ave, Skokie, Illinois, on Saturday, May 28th at 8pm. Tickets for this highly anticipated special event are $30 and can be obtained online at SkokieTheatre.org or calling 847.677.7761 .

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  5. Graduated income tax backers predict bipartisan supportRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Capitol Fax Blog

    Although they wouldn't name any names, Democratic Reps. Lou Lang of Skokie and Christian Mitchell of Chicago said at a Statehouse news conference Monday that they think some Republicans will support their plan to introduce a graduated state income tax.

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  6. Prof tells how family fled NazisRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Journal Gazette

    ... federation executive director beginning at 11:45 a.m. May 18 before a May 19 trip to the Illinois Holocaust Museum in Skokie, Illinois. Melson said his mother embarked on the deception after she had attempted to buy identification papers from the ...

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  7. the Fabulous Lipitones to Launch FST's Summer 2016 Season; Lineup AnnouncedRead the original story

    Monday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... of Isaac by James Sherman . It's 1977 and a neo-Nazi group wants to stage a demonstration in the Jewish community of Skokie, Illinois. Isaac Adams, a second generation American Jew, wonders what his involvement should be - if anything. Determined to ...

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  8. SGM Precision, Expanding for the Future, Acquires New Facility in NorthbrookRead the original story

    Monday May 2 | Freshnews

    SGM Precision, LLC, a privately-held contract manufacturer for Fortune 500 corporations, announces its acquisition of a new facility in Northbrook, Illinois. SGM, in operation for more than 70 years, will move from Skokie, Illinois to a 117,000 square-foot building during the fourth quarter of 2016.

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  9. McDonald's workers, teachers rally in separate suburban May Day eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 | Chicago Tribune

    Teachers and McDonald's workers rallied at separate May Day events, Sunday, May 1, for workers rights and better wages in Skokie and Evanston. Paydays tend to be depressing for McDonald's restaurant worker Kejioun Johnson.

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  10. GrubHub expands delivery service into Chicago suburbsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 | Seeking Alpha

    It's an extension in the city where GrubHub first tested delivery two years ago. The expansion covers Skokie, Evanston, Park Ridge and Northfield and goes south to Hyde Park as well.

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  11. A unity borne by Yom HaShoahRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 | The Times of Israel

    ... present day anti-Semitic incident that wasn't a harbinger of a second and final Holocaust. The Nazis were already in Skokie. Growing up, Yom HaShoah - Holocaust Remembrance Day - was so overpowering, it would take weeks for me to stop seeing ...

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  12. Get golf course conditions with specific telephone numbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 1 | Examiner.com

    ... is 847-256-9777. Tam-O'Shanter Golf Course in Niles, Ill has the 847-965-2344 phone number. Weber Park Golf Course in Skokie, Ill. has the 847-674-1510 phone number.

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  13. Burt Katz, legendary pizza maker and owner of Burta s Place, dies at 78Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 1 | WGN-TV Chicago

    Burt Katz, the pizza maker and co-owner of Burt's Place restaurant in Morton Grove, died Saturday at 78, according to his daughter, Andi Bannister. Katz, of Skokie, who owned the pizzeria with his wife Sharon, found worldwide fame after a visit from Anthony Bourdain for his TV show "No Reservations."

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  14. Installation Of TrojanUVSigna Marks New Era Of Cleaner Waterways For ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | Water Online

    The ribbon has been cut at the Terrence J. O'Brien Water Reclamation Plant in Skokie, Illinois. The TrojanUVSigna is now online and able to disinfect a peak flow of 525 million gallons of wastewater per day.

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  15. Trail running with your four-legged best friendRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 5 | Daily Chronicle

    Amanda Tichacek of Skokie and her sidekick, Roxie, a greyhound mix, are shown on a trail in 2011 Signal Mountain, Tennessee. Tichacek took up running – then trail running – with Roxie eight years ago.

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  16. Correction: Fitch Downgrades Skokie, IL's GO Bonds to 'AA+'; Outlook Revised to StableRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | Business Wire

    Under the revised criteria, Fitch assesses four key rating factors, informed by the economic base. Assessment of these four rating factors supported a rating in the 'AA' category.

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  17. Evanston Township High School, cops investigate claims of staff stealing from lockersRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 28 | Chicago Tribune

    ... through past reports in an attempt to identify potential victims. An Evanston Township High School student from Skokie is facing a felony charge after allegedly setting a locker fire that sent smoke billowing through a third floor hallway of the ...

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  18. Niles North boys track trip creates dialogue about race, religionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | Chicago Tribune

    ... asked his team to look at it on Friday, April 1, and to remember it. The corner is near the border of Evanston and Skokie. It is about six blocks from senior Markhus Taylor's home. It's near where Leandro Oaing, a senior, went to middle school. ...

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  19. Holocaust Museum, new 3-D technology bring survivor stories to lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 27 | Chicago Tribune

    ... mostly in their 80s or older. No one really can, of course, but the Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center, in Skokie, is the first in the world to embrace an emerging, interactive technology that's about as close as you can get to speaking ...

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  20. Evanston Public Schools Consider Discriminating Against Whites to...Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 27 | Newsalert

    The Chicago Tribune reports on the progressive suburb of Evanston , Illinois: A parent of a District 65 student and a safety officer at Evanston Township High School, Daniel Featherson, said he witnesses black high school students "treated unfairly all the time every single day." Featherson spoke as a member of a community panel during a special meeting on Evanston Skokie District 65 black student achievement Monday night.

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