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Skokie, Illinois is located in Cook County. Zip codes in Skokie, IL include 60077, and 60076. The median home price in Skokie is $289,000 which is roughly $186/per square foot. More Skokie information.

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39 min ago | Sys-Con Media

Jacksonville Is the New Home of the International Pageants

International Pageants has found a new home, as Visit Jacksonville brings International Pageant's Mrs. International, Miss International, and Miss Teen International pageants to Jacksonville for the next three years.

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8 hrs ago | Chicago Sun-Times

Man arrested in 1992 murder of Skokie teen, mother of victim says

A 71-year-old man has been arrested in the 1992 death of a Skokie teen found strangled in a Morton Grove forest preserve, the boy's mother told the Chicago Sun-Times Thursday.

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8 hrs ago | WLS-AM Chicago

Man arrested in 1992 murder of Skokie teen, mother of victim says

A 71-year-old man has been in arrested in the 1992 death of a Skokie teen found strangled in a Morton Grove forest preserve, the boy's mother told the Chicago Sun-Times Thursday.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Seattle Weekly

The Pleasures of Being Out of Step: A Salute to Nat Hentoff

Now 89, Nat Hentoff is the very definition of a living anachronism. An East Coast Jew who came of age during the postwar era, he earned his early journalistic reputation for his astute jazz criticism in , from which he was unceremoniously booted in 2008 when the paper shifted its focus to the less-contemplative mode of digital journalism.

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Patch.com

Victim in Tuesday's Skokie Shooting is Identified

Authorities have identified the victim in Tuesday's broad daylight shooting on McCormick Boulevard as 23-year-old Antoine Sanders, of the 7000 block of South Paulina Street in Chicago, according to TribLocal.

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Evanston Review

Conflict raises safety concerns in Jewish community

What's happening in the Middle East might not seem more than 6,000 miles away to area Jews who are feeling the heat of pro-Palestinian sentiment.

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POP City

Where old-timey and online collide: a Q&a with Toby Greenwalt, CLP's director of digital strategy

Toby Greenwalt's career has led him from the University of Illinois at Champagne Urbana, to a near north suburb of Chicago called Skokie to act as a reference librarian.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Examiner.com

A 'Conversation' between NU Professor Emeritus John O. Hunwick and a little boy

Thinking people of a spiritual, religious and philosophical nature agree there are occurrences in life for which there are no reasonable explanations.

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OakLeaves

16-inch softball takes a bow: Hall of Fame Museum opens

The 16-Inch Softball Hall of Fame Museum opened this weekend in a former gas station at 7501 W. Harrison St. in Forest Park.

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Police Blotter: Skokie woman charged with trespassing in newly constructed home

The following arrests were listed among the official reports of the Wilmette and Kenilworth Police Departments.

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WGN-TV Chicago

Police: 1 dead after Skokie gang-related shooting

Police responded to a 911 call at 9:50 a.m. that reported shots being fired at Oakton Street and McCormick Boulevard, police said.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Daily Herald

Vernon Hills' Maggiano's is sixth Chicago area location

A new Maggiano's Little Italy restaurant opened Monday at Westfield Hawthorn shopping center in Vernon Hills as part of a $50 million mall makeover and expansion.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Daily Herald

Mount Prospect man arrested with loaded gun in Evanston

Jamal M. Dumas, 18 of the 1600 block of Cottonwood Drive in Mount Prospect, was already on parole for previously possessing a firearm as a felon when Evanston police approached him and a group of people near the Fleetwood-Jourdain Community Center in Evanston at 3:30 p.m. on Friday, according to a news release.

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Examiner.com

Number 1 at Weber Park Golf Course is for the show

After playing the first hole at Weber Park Golf Course , golfers will understand this nine holes, par three, golf course 's layout.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Business Journal

Jelmar Inc. exposes America's oddest cleaning habits

Skokie, IL.-based Jelmar Inc., which makes a number of cleaning products under the "CLR" brand name, commissioned a survey conducted by TNS to find out just how obsessive we can be about dirt and cleaning.

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Patch.com

Underage Drinker Resists Arrest, Police Say

The following is from the Glenview Police Department. An arrest is not an indication of guilt.

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Evanston Review

Video: Skokie's Turning Point celebrates 45 years of its recovery stories

At the Turning Point Behavioral Health Care Center in Skokie, the mission is "Solid Support When You Need It Most."

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Video: Sales tax hike a strong possibility in Wilmette's future

In January, Wilmette Village President Bob Bielinski said village residents would have to talk this year about how to pay for Wilmette's increasingly unmet capital needs.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Folio Weekly

Florida's Gay Marriage Ban Struck Down

"This court is aware that the majority of voters oppose same-sex marriage , but it is our country's proud history to protect the rights of the individual, the rights of the unpopular and the rights of the powerless, even at the cost of offending the majority.

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State law sets up task force for overseeing farmers markets

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn has signed a law aimed at helping vendors and farmers sell produce at local farmers markets.

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