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Oak Lawn board approves massage spa
The Oak Lawn Board of Trustees approved a third business to join the Stony Creek Promenade development project at 111th and Cicero during the village board meeting Tuesday night.
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Cook County President Toni Preckwinkle and Clerk of the Circuit Court ...
Cook County President Toni Preckwinkle and Clerk of the Circuit Court Dorothy Brown Announce the Opening of the 'Records Storage and Digital Imaging... Cook County President Toni Preckwinkle and Clerk of the Circuit Court Dorothy Brown Announce the Opening of the 'Records Storage and Digital Imaging Center' in Cicero CHICAGO, April 22 -- Cook ... (more)
Sat Apr 19, 2014
Journal and Courier
Bangert: Turner's ethics, Statehouse trust on trialBangert: Turner's...
The General Assembly's practices will be on trial, too, when state Rep. Eric Turner faces the House Ethics Committee on Wednesday.
DuPage businessman helping inner-city community center
He had heard a radio ad for an Oakbrook Terrace-based company called Precision Payroll of America, LLC, and he wondered if the company's president and CEO, Tom Sodeika, was interested in helping out a fledgling community center that was striving to make positive changes in Chicago's Austin neighborhood.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
A true Spiritualist Church in Cicero, IL with a history of Spirits
History of the land and a church building known as: Evangelical Spiritual Church at 5130 W 25th Street Cicero, Illinois with Pastor Mahala Diane Bacon TH.D. 863 7190 and the church web site is located here: Evangelical Spiritual Church / United Spiritual Council of Nations.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Illinois House speaker cleared in transit probe
SPRINGFIELD – An investigation into whether Illinois' powerful House speaker improperly influenced hiring at Chicago's scandal-tarnished Metra commuter rail agency found no legal violations, according to the Democratic lawmaker's office.
Blue Line Derailment Halts Service
A southbound Blue Line train leaving the Cicero station hit an automobile tire that was on the tracks about 7:45 p.m., CTA spokesman Brian Steele said.
Civic group leaders talk cooperation, say redeveloping Cicero Avenue Corrider among priorities
The presidents of six community groups who held their first informal breakfast meeting on April 5 to discuss common concerns were : Philip LoPresti, Vittum Park Civic League; Richard Techman, Garfield Ridge Civic League; Jim Mazenis, West Elsdon Civic League; Thomas S. Baliga, Archer Heights Civic Association; Joann Williams, Hearst Community ... (more)
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Chicago Red Hots vs. Pennsylvania All-Stars
The Chicago Red Hots take on the Pennsylvania All-Stars for some high-speed roller derby tonight at Cicero Stadium, 1909 S. Laramie Ave. in Cicero.
Cicero Youth Minister Charged With Child Sex Assaults
Police in west suburban Cicero have charged a youth minister with multiple felonies in a sexual assault case involving at least six children, and authorities believe more victims might be out there.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Cicero Teen Honored For Detaining Suspect In Rape At UIC Dorm
The town of Cicero honored a college freshman on Tuesday for helping detain a man who had sexually assaulted a female student inside a dormitory shower at the University of Illinois-at Chicago last week.
Authority on Chicago mob murders to speak
From Chicago's original gangsters to the Outfit's decline in recent years, Dr. Wayne Johnson is well-versed in the organized crime that long ensnared the city.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Streets Blog Chicago
Jefferson Parkers Can Vote for Bike Lanes, Metra Improvement in PB Election
Last year, residents of the 45th Ward, made up largely of the Jefferson Park neighborhood, had the opportunity to vote for a number of outside-the-box transportation projects in the ward's participatory budgeting election.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
'The Showtune Mosh Pit' for April 2nd, 2014
If you're a fan of Chicago actors John Sanders , Joey deBettencourt , Nathan Hosner and Harter Clingman , then you'd better hurry, as they'll only be performing here through the end of next week! The national tour of " Peter And The Starcatcher " opens tonight at the Bank Of America Theatre and runs through April 13, and these performers are among ... (more)
Student subdues suspect in UIC assault: 'I heard a scream'
David Guerrero was on his way to a dorm restroom to brush his teeth Monday morning when he heard someone yell that another University of Illinois at Chicago student was being sexually assaulted in the women's shower.
Vesecky's Keeps the Bohemian Bakery Alive in Berwyn
On the wall of Vesecky's Bakery in Berwyn there's a framed Chicago Tribune Sunday Magazine piece from 1971, by the writer and poet Norbert Blei , who grew up in this area : There are almost as many bakeries along Cermak Road in Cicero and Berwyn as savings and loans... Nobody knows what it is between Bohemians and their bakery.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Photo Flash: First Look at JPAC's EVITA, Now Playing Through 4/12
Jedlicka Performing Arts Center welcomes spring with Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice ''s landmark Tony Award-winning musical drama EVITA, co-directed by Artistic Director Dante J. Orfei and Christopher Pazdernik with musical direction by John Warren and choreography by Christopher Pazdernik .
Thu Mar 27, 2014
JPAC Stages EVITA, Now thru 4/12
Jedlicka Performing Arts Center welcomes spring with Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice 's landmark Tony Award-winning musical drama EVITA, co-directed by Artistic Director Dante J. Orfei and Christopher Pazdernik with musical direction by John Warren and choreography by Christopher Pazdernik .