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Maywood Restores Home With Ties To Civil War

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(CBS) — As we observe Memorial Day, a legacy of the Civil War is getting new life in west suburban Maywood. 177 more words


Supreme Court Nominee Merrick Garland Speaks At Niles West Graduation

CHICAGO (CBS) — Supreme Court nominee Merrick Garland returned to his alma mater in Skokie on Sunday, to deliver some words of wisdom to the Class of 2016 at Niles West High School. 478 more words


Teens Smash Windshields Outside Kenwood Co-Op Building

CHICAGO (CBS) — A few car windshields were smashed Saturday night outside a high-rise cooperative housing building in Kenwood.

Neighbors said at least 30 teenagers seemingly appear out of nowhere near the Harper Square Cooperative at 4800 S. 131 more words


Amid Bloody Holiday Weekend, Police Promise More Patrols

CHICAGO (CBS) — Barely halfway into the Memorial Day weekend, nearly as many people have been shot across Chicago as the entire holiday weekend last year, with police promising to step up patrols even further. 486 more words


Mother Struck, Killed By Truck On Lake Shore Drive

CHICAGO (CBS) — Police were investigating some discrepancies in a story about a robbery attempt just before woman was killed and her boyfriend was injured when they were hit by a truck on Lake Shore Drive early Sunday in the Gold Coast neighborhood. 229 more words


Historian Hopes To Get Headstones For Three Illinois Brothers Who Fought In Civil War

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(CBS) — This weekend, as the nation honors the men and women who gave their lives in military service, a Fox Valley historian is trying to find someone to honor one of the most extraordinary band of brothers to ever serve the United States. 136 more words


Alderman: City Needs To Crack Down On Illegal Tire Dumping

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(CBS) — A Chicago Alderman is calling for a City crackdown on tire shops that illegally dump old tires on the Southwest Side. 130 more words