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<p>Joakim Noah of the Chicago Bulls celebrates the win over the Brooklyn Nets after Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals of the 2013 NBA Playoffs on May 4, 2013 at the Barclays Center in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. &nbsp;| &nbsp;Getty Images</p>

Joakim Noah named NBA Defensive Player of the Year

Interior view of the Compassionate Care Foundation marijuana grow facility, Monday July 22, 2013,  in Egg Harbor Township, NJ, where seedling plants were recently transplanted. (AP Photo/The Press of Atlantic City, Michael Ein) ORG XMIT: NJATL101

5 things you should know about marijuana in Illinois

Read some recent stories about medical marijuana in Illinois.

Caring for your clothes to make your wardrobe last

You have probably spend years carefully selecting pieces that make up your wardrobe, so you will not want to see garments lost to stains, shrinking...

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Man facing felony in Des Plaines being investigated in 7 other suburbs

A Chicago man who is being investigated for theft in seven suburbs is facing an unrelated felony charge after he allegedly pickpocketed a woman Tuesday in northwest suburban Des...

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4 things you may not know about dry cleaning

When you drop your clothes off at the dry cleaners, you may not give much thought to what happens as they get cleaned. Dry cleaning is actually a...

Loyola Immediate Care Center is now open inside offices at 1030 W. Higgins Road in Park Ridge. | Jennifer Johnson/Sun-Times Media

Loyola Medical Center opens immediate care center in Park Ridge

Park Ridge is now home to two immediate care providers with the recent opening of Loyola Immediate Care at 1030 W. Higgins Road.

<p>In this March 25, 2014 photo, a worker dumps soil into a bag in Whiting, Ind. Crews for oil giant BP worked &nbsp;to clean up an undetermined amount of crude oil that spilled into Lake Michigan and affected about a half-mile section of shoreline near Chicago following a malfunction at BP's northwestern Indiana refinery, officials said. &nbsp;| &nbsp;AP Photo/The Times, Jim Karczewski</p>

Great Lakes threats demand regional approach, leaders say

State and local environmental leaders this week said they must push a regional approach as the best way to tackle issues threatening the Great Lakes. U.S. Congressman Brad...

The steel frames for IceLand's new, expanded outer rink are done; contractors are now laying in the foundation for the rink itself. | Igor Studenkov/For Sun-Times Media

IceLand Skate Complex in Niles closing this summer as renovations continue

IceLand Skate Complex’s indoor rink will close for renovation on June 9, and will stay closed for the summer.

<p>Dispatcher Blanche Franco is at the controls in the dispatch room of the Highland Park police headquarters. &nbsp;| &nbsp;Eric Davis/For Pioneer Press</p>

Savings tied to 911 dispatch merger reappear

The City of Highland Park now stands to save roughly $470,000 over the next five years — $1 million over the next decade — by consolidating 911 dispatch services with Glenview.


Suit: Swans contributed to Villa Park man’s drowning death

A woman who says a pair of aggressive swans contributed to her husband’s drowning death near Des Plaines in 2012 is suing the condominium company that kept the animals on its...

<p>Morton Grove's new police chief will be Michael T. Simo, who's currently a deputy chief in the village of Addison. | Photo courtesy village of Addison</p>

Morton Grove picks Addison deputy as new police chief

Morton Grove has picked a new police chief: Michael T. Simo, who’s currently deputy chief in the village of Addison.

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