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  1. 'Art of Racing in the Rain' OK'd for Highland Park classesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    A Highland Park ISD committee upheld the use "The Art of Racing in the Rain" by Garth Stein on certain school reading lists in a report completed Monday evening. The book was under review by a committee of parents, staff and students because of content that could have been found objectionable.

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  2. Pre-Turkey Day Zumba Brings Food Donations for Moraine Food Pantry.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | Patch.com

    At a special pre-Thanksgiving Zumba class featuring live drummers, participants received free admission with their food donations! All items were collected for dontation to the Moraine Township Food Pantry. This was held at Lutz Zumba on Saturday, 11/22, 8:30am - 9:30am, 800 Clavey Rd., Highland Park.

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  3. Pease Named Highland Park Fire ChiefRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Fire Chief Patrick Tanner will be recognized by City Council for 29 years of service to the City of Highland Park at the City Council Meeting on December 1, 2014. Chief Tanner announced his plan to retire effective December 1 after a rewarding career with the Highland Park Fire Department.

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  4. Robert Clark Remembers: Growing up in Highland Park during the 1930'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    Highland Park Historical Society host on Sunday December 7th at 2:00 PM 'Robert Clark Remembers: Growing up in Highland Park during the 1930's' presented by Robert Clark, who presently lives in Chicago. Robert Clark grew up in Highland Park attending Elm Place School until 8th grade, before going away for high school.

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  5. A "Frozen" Frenzy Hits the Streets of Downtown Highland ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Patch.com

    A "Frozen" frenzy will hit the streets of Downtown Highland Park on Saturday, December 13th, from 10am-2pm, as Sprout Kids and Beanstalk Toyland & Bookstore host a day of "Frozen-mania". Attendees will have the chance to enter to win four tickets to the January 25, 2015 presentation of "Disney on Ice presents Frozen," at Allstate Arena.

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  6. Ravinia Neighbors Host Holiday Party at Old Shelton's DinerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Patch.com

    The Ravinia Neighbors Association has chosen a unique spot for its Holiday Night Out event on December 11th - the old Shelton's diner at 481 Roger Williams Ave. in Highland Park. Since Shelton's diner closed over a decade ago, customers have cherished many fond memories of the Shelton family, menu favorites and vignettes of a simpler time.

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  7. Welcoming special families on Chanukah with HUGSRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Chicago Jewish Community

    ... in Deerfield, Am Yisrael Conservative Congregation in Northfield, and North Suburban Synagogue Beth El in Highland Park. Membership in these congregations is not required, and in some cases the HUGS service joins the rest of the congregation. By ...

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  8. Dispatcher in hospital shooting calls for backup in newly released audioRead the original story

    Monday | Chicago Tribune

    ... Tribune) A police dispatcher is heard calmly calling for backup after learning of shots fired at NorthShore Highland Park Hospital in a recording of police radio traffic during the Nov. 3 fatal shooting there. Family members hug and pay their last ...

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  9. Seafood processing plant to open in GloucesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | WWLP

    ... $10 million in the facility with the goal of opening next year. The 200 jobs will be full- and part-time. Highland Park, Illinois-based Mazzetta is an importer, processor and distributor of frozen seafood products to restaurants, retailers and the ...

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  10. Eating Disorder Warning SignsRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 22 | KLKN

    ... to community and other resources. National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders Box 7 Highland Park, IL 60035 847-831-3438 http://www.anad.org Provides information about eating disorders, telephone support via a hotline and ...

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  11. Robotics Team Seeks $4K for Israeli StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Patch.com

    The District 113 Robotics Team is raising funds for a robotics exchange with students in Highland Park's sister city of Yerucham, Israel. Recent events sponsored by Highland Park High School's Israel Interest Group and Israeli Dance Club are moving those efforts ahead.

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  12. The Music Theatre Company's 48-Hour Musicals: Encore! Begins 12/4Read the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Music Theatre Company will launch its 2014-15 season with THE 48-HOUR MUSICALS: ENCORE!, featuring four 15-minute musicals originally written and rehearsed in just 48 hours by Scotty Arnold , Diana Lawrence, Michael Mahler and J. Oconer Navarro plus the world premiere of a 20-minute musical by Smashing Pumpkins frontman and Chicagoland native Billy Corgan . Directed by Co-Artistic Director Jess McLeod , with choreography by Founding Artistic Director Jessica Beth Redish and music direction by Aaron Benham, THE 48-HOUR MUSICALS: ENCORE!, will play December 4 - 14, 2014 at The Music Theatre Company, 1850 Green Bay Rd. in Highland Park, IL.

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  13. Video: Ill. cops fatally shoot armed man in ERRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | EMS1

    Medical staff flee from the hospital room, apparently fearing for their lives, in harrowing, newly released video footage of the Nov. 3 police shooting of a Waukegan man at NorthShore Highland Park Hospital. Christopher Anderson, 27, and his 9-year-old daughter had been taken to the hospital with minor injuries the night of Nov. 2 after they were passengers in a car that had been involved in an accident.

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  14. Rock star Richard Marx lists Lake Bluff mansion for $18 millionRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | Chicago Tribune

    Rock star and songwriter Richard Marx on Wednesday listed his nine-bedroom, 29,475-square-foot, David Adler-designed mansion on Lake Michigan in Lake Bluff for $18 million. A Highland Park native, Marx, 51, rose to stardom with late 1980s pop songs like "Should've Known Better," "Endless Summer Nights," "Hold on to the Nights" and "Satisfied."

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  15. Alex Borstein, a woman of many voicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | Pocono Record

    ... voice said after a few moments of silence, dropping my accent for her natural tone. Borstein, 41, a Highland Park, Illinois, native, is the woman behind Lois Griffin, Tricia Takanawa and countless other characters on "Family Guy," as well as Ms. ...

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  16. Owner of Sarkis Cafe Sues Her Brother Over His Highland Park RestaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Patch.com

    A brother and sister food fight has landed in court, with the owner of the Sarkis Cafe in Evanston suing her brother over plans to open a diner in Highland Park. Marla Cramin claims her brother, Scott Jaffe, is trading on the Sarkis Cafe's reputation and misleading people into thinking their restaurants are related.

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  17. Defense: Highland Park cops misled grand jury in sex assault caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Daily Herald

    A defense attorney for a Highland Park chiropractor facing allegations of sexually assaulting a client this year says detectives misled a grand jury in order to obtain charges. Defense attorney Steven McCullom filed motions in Lake County court Wednesday saying detectives gave false and misleading statements to a grand jury in order to obtain an indictment against Kevin G. Dutton, 38, of Chicago.

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  18. Surveillance video shows hospital shooting as it unfoldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Chicago Tribune

    A hospital surveillance camera captured medical staff scrambling for safety and police officers on the scene drawing their guns during the fatal shooting of Christopher Anderson at Highland Park Hospital. A hospital surveillance camera captured medical staff scrambling for safety and police officers on the scene drawing their guns during the fatal shooting of Christopher Anderson at Highland Park Hospital.

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  19. Maestroa Appoints Two Healthcare Leaders to Its Board of DirectorsRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Business Wire

    ... with private labeled exchange solutions-enabling brokers to brand the offerings as their own. Headquartered in Highland Park, IL, with key operating centers in Charlotte and Orlando, Maestro owns and operates a proprietary private exchange and ...

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  20. Video of police shooting of Highland Park hospital patient releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Daily Herald

    A Waukegan man who authorities said was armed with a handgun was shot and killed by police officers inside NorthShore Highland Park Hospital earlier this month. The city of Highland Park has called the shooting justified.

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