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The dam on the Fox River near Carpentersville. Brian Hill | Staff

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  • Building a Better Tomorrow Today
  • 37,691
  • 1887
  • First settlers were brothers Charles Valentine and Daniel Carpenter, who were heading by oxcart to the Rock River but made camp along the east bank of the Fox River to wait out the spring flood season.
  • 60110
  • 42.121156, -88.274679

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  • Chaz Ortiz
  • Professional skateboarder who is often compared to Tony Hawk.
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