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    Bicyclist hit by Metra train in Des Plaines dies

    A woman riding a bicycle died Thursday evening when she was hit by a Metra train near the Cumberland Station in Des Plaines. Police officers found the woman’s body on the tracks, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office. She was pronounced dead at the scene at 6:15 p.m.

    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