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Woman accused of stealing millions in toys will be released from jail
Julia Bogdanov, 34, of Northbrook, Ill. A judge said that Bogdanov, who is accused of participating in a $7 million shoplifting spree with her parents can go free pending trial.
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Fri Mar 07, 2014
Robert Costanzo to Direct Emergent Theatre Company's I Ought to Be in Pictures
EMERGENT THEATRE COMPANY has announced their forthcoming production of Neil Simon 's I OUGHT TO BE IN PICTURES directed by film and television star Robert Costanzo and featuring Jim Saltouros .
Chicago Jewish Community
Emmy-award winning doc about neo-Nazi march in Skokie to air on WTTW
The Emmy Award-winning documentary Skokie: Invaded But Not Conquered will air Thursday, April 24 at 9 p.m. on WTTW.
God of Isaac Run 3/14-4/20 at Broward Stage Door Theatre
Often in theatre when a character searches for his spiritual identity much drama and angst ensues.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Show Gives Day to Structural Protection
Protecting commercial and other structures from the costly degradation of corrosion will be the focus of a new, intensive, low-cost, one-day conference next week.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
No Heir Apparent Prompts Big Man in Chicago Real Estate to Sell
The River North building that houses Google's Chicago crew will go on the market as the man who owns a vast real-estate empire prepares to sell everything.
Music Students Plan Singing Protest Against Winter
They say if you don't like the weather in Chicago, just wait. The kids at a Skokie music school are tired of waiting, and have planned a street protest over the seemingly endless winter.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Label & Narrow Web
'ABC's of IML' coming to Chicago
The "ABC's of IML: A Basic Course", now in its 25th year, will be presented Thursday, May 8, 2014 , at the DoubleTree Hotel & Conference Center Chicago North Shore, Skokie, IL.
The Inside Story of a Judicial Campaign
My guest today is Brian Alexander, who is running for judge in the 9th Subcircuit of Cook County, Illinois.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Illinois Is Tops in Green Buildings
The state tops the U.S. Green Building Council's list of the states with the greatest amount of LEED-certified building space per resident.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Skokie to Receive $155,000 for Bike Path
The following is a press release from Gov. Pat Quinn's office Governor Pat Quinn today announced an investment of $155,000 to help develop a bicycle path in Skokie.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Theater events: 'Schoolhouse Rock' comes to Marriott
'Schoolhouse Rock' Marriott Theatre brings to the stage a popular 1970s cartoon as part of its young audiences series.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Winnetka fire destroys home for sale
Numerous fire agencies responded to the 900 block of Pine Tree Lane at about 9 p.m., said Winnetka Fire Department Capt.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Illinois Leads in LEED
Illinois is No. 1 in the nation when it comes to environmentally-friendly buildings.
'My Baby!' Woman Screams as Carjacker Drives Off with Son
The story, thankfully, has a happy ending. But the raw anguish in the mother's voice is palpable in the five-minute 911 call to police after she saw a man drive off in her car with her sleeping son inside last week.
Mom's frantic 911 call released in Park Ridge kidnapping
ABC7 has obtained a copy of the 911 call a frantic mother made after a carjacker drove off with her 5-year-old son in the back seat.
Forsythe to Build First "Retail Plus" Data Center Colocation Facility in Chicago Area
Forsythe Technology , an IT infrastructure integrator, today announced its plans to design and build a state-of-the-art, 221,000-square-foot data center facility in Elk Grove Village, Ill.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Weekend picks: Trash Martini rocks Mickey Finn's
Billy Branch & The Sons of Blues are just one of the groups performing in the Ice Meltin' Blues Weekend in downtown Long Grove.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Cleansing microbeads are everwhere -- including lakes and rivers
Plastic exfoliating microbeads - pinhead-sized spheres suspended in hundreds of facial scrubs, toothpastes and shaving creams - are silting fresh-water lakes , biologists say.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
'My baby is in the car:' pregnant mom chased after ...
When Deangelo Fountain allegedly jumped into a suburban woman's car with her 5-year-old boy inside, the pregnant mother jumped on top of the vehicle's hood, screaming at the top her lungs.