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Cicero opens new park, animal shelter

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Cicero opens new park, animal shelter

Cicero officials cut the ribbon on the new Cicero Campus Park park and on a new, state-of-the-art Animal Shelter The Town of Cicero officially cut the ribbon Thursday (Sept. 15) on a new park and state-of-the-art Waggin’ Tails Animal Shelter at 18th and Laramie during ceremonies attended by more than 200 area residents. The new Cicero…

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Orland Fire honors officer for saving boy’s life

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Orland Fire honors officer for saving boy’s life

Orland Fire honors Chicago officer who saved pool drowning victim’s life Chicago Officer presented with the Orland Fire Protection District’s William Bonnar Life Saving Award The Orland Fire Protection District Tuesday honored Chicago Police Officer Sgt. Cindy Guerra for her role in saving the life of a 12-year-old boy from drowning during a backyard pool…

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Candlewick Lake offers American parade & spectacular fireworks

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Candlewick Lake offers American parade & spectacular fireworks

Candlewick Lake offers American parade & spectacular fireworks. Candlewick Lake residents in Poplar Grove near Rockford, Illinois came out in force both to cheer on their annual Fourth of July parade and to donate more than $10,000 to fund a community-sponsored fireworks display that rivaled those of some big cities By Ray Hanania You just don’t know…

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Porky’s RibFest to Open at Toyota Park June 16

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Porky’s RibFest to Open at Toyota Park June 16

Porky’s RibFest to Open at Toyota Park June 16 By Steve Metsch If you love ribs, really love ribs, here’s a chance to prove it to the world. The first-ever rib eating contest at Porky’s Rib Fest will be held at 6:30 p.m. June 19 the fourth day of the festival that’s set for June…

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First annual Chicago Open Air Fest expands

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First annual Chicago Open Air Fest expands

Onsite Experiences, Gourmet Man Food, Craft Beer, Inaugural Kickoff Dinner At Chicago’s Goose & Fox, Pre-Party and After-Show Events Announced For Chicago Open Air July 15, 16 And 17 Festival At Toyota Park In Bridgeview, IL. Headliners Rammstein, Disturbed And Slipknot Will Be Joined By Chevelle, Korn, Five Finger Death Punch, Ministry, Breaking Benjamin, Marilyn Manson, Of Mice & Men And…

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