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Chicago Heights, Illinois is located in Cook County. Zip codes in Chicago Heights, IL include 60411, and 60412. The median home price in Chicago Heights is $69,900 which is roughly $67/per square foot. More Chicago Heights information.

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5 hrs ago | Beecher Herald

Beecher Fire Wire

The Beecher Fire Protection District reported 14 calls for the week of July 14, with a total of 513 calls this year.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Crete-Monee Record-Monitor

Steger-South Chicago Heights Library News

Tuesday, August 5 10:30 a.m. - Storytime and Craft: A story will be read and then a craft will be made.

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OUPblog

On the 95th anniversary of the Chicago Race Riots

On 27 July 1919, a black boy swam across an invisible line in the water. "By common consent and custom," an imaginary line extending out across Lake Michigan from Chicago's 29th Street separated the area where blacks were permitted to swim from where whites swam.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Patch.com

Chicago Heights Man Freed after 20 Years

A Chicago Heights man once believed guilty of killing one man and attempting to kill a woman has been cleared of the crimes nearly 20 years later.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Southtown Star

Why a day of jazz is just what you need

That's the vibe of the new South Suburban Jazz Society, formed by four musicians who want to make sure jazz maintains a place in today's fast-paced, electronic society - and in the Southland.

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The Southtown Star

Sister Madonna Rougeau to help retired nuns

Sister Madonna Rougeau's transition in August from her ministry and administrative work for Franciscan St. James Health in the south suburbs to Our Lady of the Angels convent in Mishawaka, Indiana, will take her back to her roots in religious life, but it will be an emotional journey home.

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Beecher Herald

Beecher Fire Wire

The Beecher Fire Protection District reported 16 calls for the week of July 7, with a total of 499 calls this year.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Crete-Monee Record-Monitor

Steger-South Chicago Heights Library News

Monday, July 28 6:30 p.m. - PJ Storytime: Join the library staff for a story time in your pajamas! This program is designed for first through fourth graders.

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Chicago Tribune

Man freed after acquitted in retrial for a murder for which he spent 20 years in prison

A former gang leader who alleged he was framed by corrupt Chicago Heights police officers for a 1993 murder recalled on Wednesday how years ago he asked his family to raise $1,000 to buy legal books, then taught himself the law and wrote the court filings that eventually won him a new trial.

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CBS Local

Exonerated Chicago Heights Man Walks Free After 20 Years In Prison

A 49-year-old Chicago Heights man who spent twenty years in prison after, he claims, he was framed by police for murder, is nearing the end of a long legal journey following his acquittal in a jury trial, reports WBBM's Mike Krauser.

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SFGate

Illinois man retried, found not guilty in slaying

A suburban Chicago man who was granted a new trial for a slaying he was convicted of nearly two decades ago has been acquitted and set free.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Patch.com

Local Band 'Midlife Crisis' Celebrates 15 Years

When the four original band members started the group in 1999, they were too young for a mid-life crisis.

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Entrepreneur Magazine

Franchise Players: Learning to Manage Entry-Level Employees

Franchise Players is Entrepreneur's Q&A interview column that puts the spotlight on franchisees.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Patch.com

More than 100 Pets in 36 Hours Find New Homes

More than 100 pets from South Suburban Humane Society went home with their new families this weekend.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

The Southtown Star

Get Up and Go

Raiders Coaches Golf Outing: The 15th annual Raiders coaches golf outing to benefit Oak Forest Raiders youth football is slated for Aug. 8 at George W. Dunne National golf course, 16310 S. Central Ave., near Oak Forest.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

The Southtown Star

3 local students to receive scholarships from DCFS

Three Southland students are among nearly 50 recipients of a scholarship from the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services.

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Beecher Herald

Beecher Police Blotter

The charges against each defendant are merely accusations and all defendants are presumed innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Crete-Monee Record-Monitor

Steger-South Chicago Heights Library News

Tuesday, July 22 10:30 a.m. - Storytime and Craft: - Join us for a story and then a craft.

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Metal Center News

Bouchards Reacquire Five Service Centers

Esmark Steel Group, the wholly owned steel services subsidiary of the Bouchard brothers' Esmark Inc., has reacquired five steel service centers in Illinois and Ohio from OAO Severstal.

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The Southtown Star

Oak Forest woman raising butterflies, writing books

A visitor to her Oak Forest home might find DeYoung working in her lush backyard flower garden or releasing butterflies she has raised.

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