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Odds favor Chicago sites — U. of C. or UIC — for Obama library

The odds more than favor Chicago landing the Obama facility. Chicago is where Obama launched the political career that led to the White House, where he met his wife, and where Michelle Obama was born and raised.


Man injured when house explodes in Elgin

A man was injured in an explosion that caused about $150,000 in damage to a house in northwest suburban Elgin Monday night.

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      Alcohol infusions: Flavors to enhance your drink

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      Cucumber gin. Pear vodka. Honey whiskey. Mixers were once the only way to add new flavors into your favorite cocktail. Now, alcohol infusions allow you … Read More

      For Glencoe’s Zoe Levin, it’s nice to be mean

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      LORI RACKL: The actress rolls her eyes again in Fox’s coming-of-age dramedy “Red Band Society.” Read More