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City does not expect bodies to be unearthed during Oak Park Ave reconstruction; cemetery once located there

by BRIAN NADIG Concerns have been raised that bodies could be unearthed during the planned reconstruction of Oak Park Avenue between Irving Park Road and Forest Preserve Drive due to a cemetery

Man chased by cops flips van

by CYRYL JAKUBOWSKI A man was charged with first degree murder and possession of narcotics after he was placed into custody at about 9 a.m. Friday, April 17, after he fled from

White vote was key to Emanuel’s re-election

by RUSS STEWART "Mr. Diversity" he’s not. The "Bleach Man" would be more appropriate. Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s underwhelming victory in the April 7 runoff was due to his support from white voters.

Divvy bike stations could be coming to 6 Corners in 2015; building a ‘safety’ culture for all transportation users eyed

by BRIAN NADIG News that three Divvy bike-sharing stations are expected to be installed by this fall in the Portage Park area was announced at an April 22 meeting on transportation safety

New hotel planned at Travelers Inn site

by SEAN KEENEHAN Lakhani Hospitality is planning to build a Holiday Inn Express and Suites hotel on the former site of its Travelers Inn motel, 7247 N. Waukegan Road, Niles, and the

Plans made to expand Six Corners ‘BBQ Fest’

by BRIAN NADIG Plans are being made to expand the annual Six Corners "BBQ Fest" to include larger festival grounds, more family activities and a third day. The festival, which was started