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  1. Closing of streets in Kenilworth worries New Trier parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Chicago Tribune

    New signs warn drivers of restrictions on Essex Road and Kenilworth Avenue in Kenilworth on Aug. 19, 2015. The restrictions are aimed at limiting through-traffic to the nearby New Trier High School in Winnetka.

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  2. Many towns snub state's affordable housing mandateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | Chicago Tribune

    A new 175-residence development is planned for Laurel and Western avenues in Lake Forest. City officials have said that as part of the development, about 20 affordable apartments will be added to the city's supply.

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  3. Wilmette man accused of having child pornRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    A judge set bail at $15,000 for a Wilmette man accused of possessing more than 20 images including videos of child pornography, officials said. Patrick D. Kearney, 32, of the 4000 block of Fairway Drive in north suburban Wilmette, is charged with possession of child pornography, according to a statement from the Cook County State's Attorney office.

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  4. Police crack down on rule-breaking cyclistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    Highland Park police Sgt. Chris O'Neill, right, speaks with bicyclist Tony Pixton, 36, of Highland Park, seen here on the 1400 block of Glencoe Avenue in Highland Park Tuesday, July 28, after he was pulled over for running through a stop sign.

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  5. Cut from New Trier's team, Ben Klimesh works his way through Reds' farm systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    Pitcher Ben Klimesh of the Pensacola Blue Wahoos during a game against the Birmingham Barons at Region's Park in Birmingham, Ala. Pitcher Ben Klimesh of the Pensacola Blue Wahoos during a game against the Birmingham Barons at Region's Park in Birmingham, Ala.

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  6. Chicago Cubs VP buys $1.8 million home in WilmetteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    Chicago Cubs Vice President of Sales & Partnerships Colin Faulkner and his wife last month paid close to $1.8 million for a newly built house in Wilmette. Faulkner, 39, joined the Cubs' front office in 2010, overseeing ticket sales and service and introducing dynamic pricing for Cubs tickets.

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  7. CTA says later Purple Line Express train failed pilotRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    A late train Purple Line Express pilot just didn't produce the numbers to justify cointinuing the program year-round, a CTA spokersperson said today. After taking a head count on the Purple Line Express train from Evanston on Thursday, June 25, CTA employee Rachael Minchell writes down the total riders.

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  8. World Cup viewing party in Lincoln Park SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    A giant screen at a viewing party in Lincoln Park shows U.S. Women's soccer player Kelley O'Hara celebrating June 30, 2015, after her goal. A giant screen at a viewing party in Lincoln Park shows U.S. Women's soccer player Kelley O'Hara celebrating June 30, 2015, after her goal.

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  9. Baha'i group buys house near templeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    Built in 1921, the brick house had not officially been listed. The sellers were a couple who bought it in 2013 for $895,000, netting them a $305,000 profit in less than two years.

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  10. Evanston officials ride Purple Line to boost later service, CTA measures interestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    A Purple Line Express train arrives at the Davis Street station in Evanston on June 25, when the CTA was to conduct a count of how ridership in a pilot program was faring. A Purple Line Express train arrives at the Davis Street station in Evanston on June 25, when the CTA was to conduct a count of how ridership in a pilot program was faring.

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  11. Blackhawk Road sign stolen in Wilmette after Stanley CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    The Chicago Blackhawks' Stanley Cup win prompted at least two incidents of vandalism in Wilmette - one of them successful - when thieves made off with a Blackhawk Road sign, according to police. Chicago-area hockey fans rejoiced June 15 when the Blackhawks won their third Stanley Cup championship in six years, beating the Tampa Bay Lightning.

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  12. Former North Shore man dies in Nepal earthquakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    Vinh Truong, pictured in this Facebook photo, was killed in the avalanche that devastated the Mt. Everest base camp following Saturday's earthquake in Nepal, officials said.

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  13. No bail in Hyde Park butcher knife stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    Ross Jacobs was ordered held without bail April 12, 2015, after being charged with attempted murder in the stabbing of his roommate. Ross Jacobs was ordered held without bail April 12, 2015, after being charged with attempted murder in the stabbing of his roommate.

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  14. Pillsbury Doughboy creator Rudolph R. Perz dies at 89Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    Perz, of Glenview and formerly of Wilmette, developed the iconic spokesboy in his early years at Chicago advertising agency Leo Burnett . The Pillsbury Doughboy, otherwise known as Poppin' Fresh, was created in 1965 and is still used in commercials.

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  15. Abandoned lot in West Rogers Park may soon get renovationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    The slab of concrete sits at the end of miles of otherwise well-kept parks along the North Shore Channel. Untouched for at least a decade, the empty parking lot is filled with graffiti and broken glass and has become a magnet for crime.

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  16. Historic house will be on the move in Evanston ThursdayRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    Bill Sachse and his neighbor Matthew Lee, 5, come out to watch as crews relocate the historic John Van Bergen Irving House to Evanston from its current location at 1318 Isabella, in Wilmette. Bill Sachse and his neighbor Matthew Lee, 5, come out to watch as crews relocate the historic John Van Bergen Irving House to Evanston from its current location at 1318 Isabella, in Wilmette.

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  17. Art, historic papers among items lost in Wilmette Woman's Club fireRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    Insurance adjusters assess the damage Wednesday at the Woman's Club Wilmette, which was struck by a fire the day before. Insurance adjusters assess the damage Wednesday at the Woman's Club Wilmette, which was struck by a fire the day before.

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  18. Fire at Wilmette Woman's ClubRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    The fire began about 10 a.m. at the 2 1/2-story brick and stone building at 930 Greenleaf Ave. in the north suburb. Would it be fair to say that this club discriminates against men? "True Equality can never exist in a Society with Double Standards" Custodian Mark Loendorf was in the auditorium area of the Wilmette Woman's Club at about 9:50 a.m. when the smoke alarm went off.

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  19. Contestants pack in paczki to raise cash for cancer groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    Left, Patrick Bertoletti of Pilsen is on his way to becoming the winner after chowing 25 paczki, traditional Fat Tuesday donuts at a an Evanston Bennison's Bakery paczki eating contest. On right is Jeff Trzaskus of Evanston.

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  20. Seven arrested in undercover prostitution sting in WilmetteRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    Seven Chicago area men were arrested Feb. 5 in Wilmette in an undercover sting operation offering prostitution in advertising on social media, police said. According to Wilmette police, a multi-jurisdictional task force targeted prostitution through various social media networks.

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