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Can't wait until Friday to get your Independence Day fireworks fix? Here are suburban communities with displays scheduled for tonight:

Cary -- Dusk, at Lions Park, 1200 Silver Lake Road. Free. Parking $5 on the grass; $10 on the pavement. (847) 639-6100 or

Deerfield -- Dusk in Brickyards Park, off Kates Road, on Fountainview Drive. Free. (847) 945-5000.

Great Lakes Naval Station -- 10:30 p.m. at Sheridan Road and Route 137 near North Chicago. Free.

Hawthorn Woods -- Dusk at Hawthorn Community Park, 42 Park View Lane, Hawthorn Woods. Free.

Lisle -- 9:45 p.m. at Lisle Eyes to the Skies Festival at Lisle Community Park, 1925 Ohio St., Lisle. $7.

Oak Brook -- 9:15 p.m. at Oak Brook Sports Core Fields, 700 Oak Brook Road, Oak Brook. On-site parking $10.

Palatine -- 9:30 p.m. at Hometown Fest, Community Park, Palatine and Oak, Palatine. Free.

Rosemont -- 7 p.m. at MB Financial Park, 5501 Park Place. Concert featuring the band Brother Trouble, followed by fireworks. Free.

Schaumburg -- Fireworks follow Schaumburg Boomers game at Schaumburg Boomers Stadium, 1999 Springinsguth Road. Game time, 6:30 p.m. July 3.

Wauconda -- Dusk at Cook Park, 600 N. Main St. Free.

Wheaton -- Dusk in Graf Park, 1701 Manchester Road. Free.

Wheeling -- 9:15 p.m. at Evening Under the Stars, Wheeling Village Hall, 2 Community Blvd. Free.

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