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6 hrs ago | Examiner.com

When visiting Chicago, Illinois, don't miss the Chicago lighthouses

Although a visit to Chicago will not allow one to go inside either the Chicago Harbor Light or the Chicago Southeast Guidewall Lighthouse , a trip to the most visited tourist attraction, the Navy Pier will allow you to see each one.

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16 hrs ago | OakLeaves

Construction starts on Pete's Fresh Market in Oak Park; 'early spring' opening expected

Renovations at the much-anticipated Pete's Fresh Market in Oak Park have officially begun, and a representative for the grocery store said the company expects to open in early spring next year.

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Yesterday | Star-Telegram.com

Obamas attend wedding of their longtime chef

Setting aside for a few hours the pressures of trying to calm the world's trouble spots, President Barack Obama assumed the role of spectator for something more joyous: the wedding of the first family's longtime chef and friend.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

Deseret News

Book review: Professors share business lessons learned on road trips

"Roadside MBA: Back Road Lessons for Entrepreneurs, Executives and Small Business Owners" is by Michael Mazzeo, Paul Oyer and Utahn Scott Schaefer, a University of Utah finance professor.

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Mashable

25 Most Popular Travel Destinations for Labor Day Weekend

So where are your friends heading off to for this long, Labor Day weekend? Priceline.com shared its annual Labor Day weekend travel statistics, and unsurprisingly, Las Vegas tops the list.

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Daily Herald

On the road: Be a pastry chef, princess at the Peninsula

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Switched

Possible Threat Against Obama Investigated By Secret Service

US President Barack Obama, surrounded by US Secret Service agents, walks to greet guests after arriving on Air Force One at Griffiss International Airport in Rome, New York on May 22, 2014.

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Chicago Tribune

Hyde Park's retail revival is on a roll

For years, some Hyde Parkers lamented having to leave the community to catch a show or buy a belt.

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The News-Gazette

Tom's Mailbag Aug. 30, 2014

Switching it up a bit this week. The big topic is railroads, the industry that arrived in Champaign-Urbana in 1854, just 22 months after the first newspaper opened here.

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Forbes.com

Parks Forecast Says Telehealth Will Grow Exponentially in Coming Years

I am a Chicago-based freelance writer. I have been a professional journalist since 1992, focusing on healthcare since 2000.

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NBC Chicago

Labor Day Weekend Travelers to Hit Chicago-Area Roads, Airports

The Chicago Department of Aviation expects more than 1.2 million passengers at O'Hare International Airport and Midway Airport between Friday and Tuesday.

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Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

SharePoint Fest Chicago Moves to McCormick Place for 2014

SharePoint Fest Chicago will move to a new location at McCormick Place in Chicago.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Seattle Times

Chef finds fame — and love — while cooking for the Obamas

In 2005, when Barack Obama was a mere freshman senator, his wife, Michelle, found herself overwhelmed with the stress of being a full-time working mother, largely alone in her Chicago home, with two daughters who got sick a little too often.

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FireHouse.com

Wisc. Firefighter Bicycles Cross-Country For NFFF

Jeff Moore, a recent University of Wisconsin graduate and a firefighter in Madison is bicycling across the U.S. for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation.

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Racked

Brief Interviews With Interesting Women: Affashionado Brings That...

It all started with a YouTube video. Chicago native Shana Thomas was having difficulty finding a career in fashion after graduating into the 2008-and-beyond economy.

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Check-in.aero

United rolls out self-tagging at Chicago O'Hare

United Airlines' introduction of self-tagging at Chicago O'Hare follows the recent rollout of the service at Boston Logan International Airport.

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CBS Local

Tripping Seniors On Purpose To Stop Future Falls

The experiment is among techniques being studied to prevent falls, the leading cause of injury in older adults.

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Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

The Rating Outlook remains Stable. KEY RATING DRIVERS The affir... )--La Raza, la publicacion hispana impresa y digital lider en Chicago, y Order Express Inc., proveedor de servicios financieros para la comunidad hispana a nivel nacional, an... )--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Market Research Report on Global and Chinese ... (more)

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Freshnews

Beach Destinations Surging in Popularity for Last-Minute Labor Day Travel

Labor Day travel is expected to reach its highest levels in six years and more Americans are searching for last-minute deals as the holiday weekend approaches, according to Hotels.com .

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Chicago Tribune

Ultra-Orthodox rabbi accused in sex assault suit

A federal lawsuit alleging that an ultra-Orthodox rabbi who runs seminaries for girls in Israel is a sexual predator offers a rare look into the most traditional branch of Judaism, where a young woman's religious education can prove key to finding a good husband through a matchmaker.

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