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New school year brings changes to Gresham

At Gresham Elementary School Tuesday morning, kids in blue uniforms first had to learn a new way to go inside the building. “Lineup” is a new process at the school — one of many new things at the school, which underwent a major change over …Read More

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30-year sentence for man who smothered baby, tossed him in garbage

A Zion man was sentenced to 30 years in prison Tuesday for murdering his former girlfriend’s 5-month-old baby last summer and tossing the body in a dumpster. Demetries Thorpe, 27, pleaded guilty in July to one count of first-degree murder in the death of Joshua …Read More

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      Five must-haves for exuberant wedding receptions

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      Wedding receptions continue to impress guests with towering centerpieces, gourmet cuisine and elegant ballrooms. For a busy bride and groom, it can be difficult to … Read More