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  People began lining up at 3 a.m. Wednesday for the grand opening of Fresh Thyme Farmers Market, 211 W. Rand Road in Mount Prospect. Fresh Thyme CEO Chris Sherrell joined Mayor Arlene Juracek and the Mount Prospect Chamber of Commerce for the...

Fresh Thyme now open in Mt. Prospect

Updated: 4/25/2014 04:57 PM

  The Illinois Department of Transportation increased the number of jobs that can be filled based on politics or loyalty by 57 percent in the last decade, documents released Friday show. Gov. Pat Quinn’s office divulged 137 pages of memos...

Documents show increase in state patronage jobs

Updated: 4/25/2014 07:57 PM

  No-hitters in baseball or softball don’t happen often, but a pair of them by one school in single day is even more rare. Calhoun High School from the southwestern Illinois town of Hardin pulled it off Thursday.

School puts up pair of no-hitters on same day

Updated: 4/25/2014 04:11 PM

  In a historic vote, Northwestern University football players cast secret ballots Friday on whether to form the nation’s first union for college athletes — a decision that could change the landscape of American amateur sports. The...

Historic day as Northwestern players vote on union

Updated: 4/25/2014 06:14 PM

  Three protesters acquitted of terrorism for plotting Molotov cocktail attacks in Chicago during a NATO summit were sentenced to prison terms Friday of between five and eight years on lesser arson and mob-action charges.

NATO protesters get from 5 to 8 years in prison

Updated: 4/25/2014 10:00 PM

  It took under three hours for a Lake County jury to find a Chicago man guilty of killing a 71-year-old Libertyville man while he closed up his business on a cold December evening in 1994. Hezekiah Whitfield, 44, now faces life in prison for...

Suspect guilty in 1994 Waukegan appliance store murder

Updated: 4/25/2014 08:12 PM

  Eighth-grade students from Carl Sandburg, Fremont and West Oak middle schools were honored for their hard work Friday. Lake County circuit court Judge Daniel B. Shanes and Mundelein Police Chief Eric Guenther recognized the students for academic...

Recognition ceremony, luncheon honor Mundelein-area eighth grade students hard work

Updated: 4/25/2014 08:22 PM

  Oak Lawn Mayor Sandra Bury wanted to see “freedom fly.” On Friday, she got her wish when the DuPage County Forest Preserve District released a bald eagle found injured in her town two months ago. The eagle had suffered a wound from a...

Injured eagle recovers, flies to freedom near Wayne

Updated: 4/25/2014 05:01 PM

  An employee at a Grayslake dry cleaner remains hospitalized from burns suffered in a chemical and steam explosion from an equipment malfunction at the business, authorities said Friday.

Grayslake dry cleaner employee still hospitalized after chemical, steam explosion

Updated: 4/25/2014 03:07 PM

  The Rev. Shawn Kafader, chaplain at Friendship Village in Schaumburg ministers to residents through music. "When I come in and do a sing-a-long with them, there's still a spiritual quallity in that music that allows me to connect with those...

Moving picture: Mount Prospect minister inspires with music

Updated: 4/25/2014 02:34 PM

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