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  1. More mosquito spraying for east, central WilmetteRead the original story

    4 min ago | 301 Moved Permanently

    ... e traps this summer. The first Wilmette mosquitoes to be infected were found just this month. So far this year, the Illinois Department of Health has reported one case of the virus in humans, in a Chicago resident.

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  2. "There's always room for Jell-O"Read the original story

    13 min ago | The Big Apple

    ... Jell-O brand gelatin slogan that was introduced in 1964. Wikipedia: Jell-O Jell-O is a brand name belonging to Illinois-based Kraft Foods for varieties of gelatin desserts, including fruit gels, puddings and no-bake cream pies. The brand's ...

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  3. Call about problem trees, urges City of Windsor forestry departmentRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | The Windsor Star

    ... by the Canadian Labour Congress. A Windsor native with almost 40 years experience at libraries in Alberta, Illinois and Ontario has been hired as chief executive officer of Windsor Public Library. Among the tens of thousands of trees on public ...

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  4. Charlie's Center for the Arts event to featured art galleries, video presentationRead the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | Daily Herald

    ... I had fun jurying the work, and am looking forward to curating the gallery." She is the curator of the Northeastern Illinois University Art Gallery and professor of art history at Waubonsee Community College in Sugar Grove. Join the artist reception ...

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  5. Teen claims he was forced to confessTeen claims he was forced to...Read the original story

    21 min ago | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... commit. About a year ago, a couple responding to an ad on Craigslist came to an apartment complex in Belleville, Illinois, to buy an IPhone. Instead authorities say they were ambushed by two guys, robbed and pistol whipped. Treyvon Yates and a ...

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  6. Heartland Institute Comments on Gov. Jindal Suing Federal Government...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | PRWeb

    ... org 312/377-4000 The Heartland Institute is a 30-year-old national nonprofit organization headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.

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  7. Top SEC trap games in 2014Read the original story

    24 min ago | Alabama Live

    ... up to par. If they can, there is a chance that Florida could pull off the upset. Arkansas--Sept. 20 vs. Northern Illinois: Arkansas has one of the toughest schedules in the country. The Razorbacks open the season with road games against Auburn and ...

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  8. Mmm, mmm! The best pizzas in America are rankedRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | CBS News

    ... 11. Deep-dish lovers who prefer Chicago-style pizza to the New York kind will be disappointed. Fewer spots from Illinois made the list than ever. California had nine pizzas on the list, and there were some notable additions from the South - five ...

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  9. Bikers battle hunger to benefit Alicia's HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | The Southtown Star

    Members of the Illinois Red Knights, Fire and Iron, and Christian Motorcycle Riders Association bike clubs pose for a photo recently at the Alicia's House Inaugural Bike Run, Hog Roast and Auction.

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  10. 10 things to know about corporate inversionsRead the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago | Daily Herald

    ... the tax burden increases on the rest of us to pay what these corporations don't," said Sen. Dick Durbin of Illinois, the No. 2 Democrat in the Senate. "I'm disappointed in Burger King's decision to renounce their American citizenship." An inversion ...

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  11. Illinois Supremes Back a oeHomeaRead the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | WTAX-AM Springfield

    After more than a year hearing cases in Chicago, Illinois State Supreme Court Chief Justice Rita Garman says it is time her court returns home.

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  12. Tyson wins U.S. Justice Dept antitrust nod for Hillshire dealRead the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | Reuters

    The attorneys general of Iowa, Illinois and Missouri, all big hog-producing states, joined the settlement.

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  13. Libertyville trustees to reconsider video gambling banRead the original story

    55 min ago | Daily Herald

    ... limit or ban exterior signs and prohibit "stand-alone" gaming parlors, Bowens said. The most recent report from the Illinois Gaming Board showed 208 terminals in 47 establishments operating in Lake County. Bowens said he expected five to 10 might ...

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  14. MI-Gov: EPIC-MRA Poll Has Mark Schauer (D) Leading Rick Snyder (R) 45-43Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Kos

    ... may owe thousands in back taxes after inappropriately claiming a primary home exemption in both Michigan and Illinois. Baird will immediately repay any Michigan property taxes that "were inadvertently exempted," according to an administration ...

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  15. Chicago: Divvy Is No Cautionary Tale - It's a Model for Other Bike-Share SystemsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | StreetsBlog.org

    ... the Tribune ran an opinion piece slamming the Divvy funding model, written by Diana Sroka Rickert from the Illinois Policy Institute , a conservative think tank. Rickert argued that Milwaukee's brand-new Bublr bike-share system, named after the ...

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  16. Brad Rock: One thing already missing in Utah's season a " siblingsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Deseret News

    ... local scheduling might suffer. This year's mid-major opponent is Fresno State, with future games set with Northern Illinois and San Jose State. So in some ways it's true the Utes can't easily schedule their instate foes; in other ways, they don't ...

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  17. Jones Readies For Silver Crown ReturnRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | National Speed Sport News

    ... spend time with his family and focus on his family's business. He'll face a formidable field of USAC champions and Illinois veterans. They include USAC driving champions Bobby East, Tracy Hines, Dave Darland, Chris Windom, Russ Gamester, Kody ...

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  18. Schakowsky: House GOP to blame for gridlockRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    ... she said. Schakowsky said that while Republican congressmen are often at odds among themselves on broad issues, the Illinois GOP congressional members are able to work with Illinois congressional Democrats on issues that affect their home state. ...

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  19. Wheaton may provide water for St. James FarmRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    ... of this master plan, to open up a lot of these buildings that will then be purposed for assembly-type events." The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency requires the city to own and operate the water main, but Waldron said the forest preserve ...

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  20. 7-Eleven employee charged with stealing 60 scratch-off lottery ticketsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | OakLeaves

    ... with retail theft. The store's owner claimed that an in-store surveillance camera had recorded Watts removing 60 Illinois Lottery scratch-off tickets from behind the counter. The owner also claimed he was aware of two previous incidents in which ...

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