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Mar 27, 2017
Chicago Daily Herald
Lester: Suburban attorney victorious before US Supreme Court
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Education reform group Stand For Children found Elgin Area School District U-46, which has a 63 percent poverty rate among students, lost $1.1 million in federal funds in 2014, the most recent year studied. Waukegan Unit District 60, where 97 percent ...

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Mar 27, 2017
Chicago Daily Herald
Hazmat traveling by train through suburbs raises concerns
Chicago Daily Herald
Nine railcars carrying liquid sulfur toppled over March 15 in Lake Forest, and not a drop spilled, authorities say. Is that a wake-up call given that a hazardous chemical could have leaked close to homes, businesses and a nature preserve? Or proof that ...

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Mar 27, 2017
Chicago Daily Herald
Images: It was an eclectic week for our photographers in the suburbs
Chicago Daily Herald
Jenna Harvell, 18, of Maple Park and Kaneland High School holds a three-day-old baby lamb for students from Hillcrest Elementary School in Elgin to see Tuesday. The Kane County Farm Bureau Ag Literacy Program brought fourth grade students and their ...

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Mar 26, 2017
New District 95 administrator
Chicago Daily Herald
Lake Zurich Unit District 95 has hired a new employee for the curriculum and instruction department. Joshua Minsley will officially start July 1 as director of assessment, policy and programs for the curriculum and instruction division. Minsley was ...

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Mar 26, 2017
Prairie Crossing school honored
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Prairie Crossing Charter School in Grayslake has received a national award for its environmental education. Prairie Crossing last week received the Best of Green Schools award for K-8 buildings. The award came from the Center for Green Schools at the U ...

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Mar 26, 2017
Chicago Daily Herald
Sunday picks: Bon Jovi rocks the United Center
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Cheer on former South Elgin dancer Sarah Daley as she performs with the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater on its 47th annual visit to Chicago for repertory performances at the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University, 50 E. Congress Parkway, Chicago ...

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Mar 26, 2017
Chicago Daily Herald
Waste not when it comes to the suburban garden
Chicago Daily Herald
Our readers were up to the challenge. The Daily Herald teamed up with Lurvey's Garden Center in Des Plaines and WINGS Resale Shops to offer an Upcycle and Recycle Contest. Garden artists were encouraged to reuse items that might otherwise be ...

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Mar 26, 2017
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Harley-Davidson debuts Milwaukee-Eight engine
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Harley-Davidson made huge news last fall that had the motorcycle community just buzzing with the introduction of its new engine, the Milwaukee-Eight. Historically, Harley makes improvements at a glacial pace. It isn't that its engineers aren't capable ...

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Mar 26, 2017
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Garage trend? Think versatility, not parking
Chicago Daily Herald
The American garage is world famous. But not necessarily for cars. Silicon Valley started in the Palo Alto, California, garage of the Packard family, where Hewlett-Packard was founded, according to the National Register of Historic Places. Steve Jobs ...

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Mar 26, 2017
Missing cover for electrical box could be expensive fix
Chicago Daily Herald
Q. My mother's condo is about 30 years old. The electrical box has a cover that has fallen off. The box says it is Westinghouse Model No. 16-30AFNASN. The approximate dimensions are 15 inches wide by 16 inches high. Do you know where we can find a ...

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