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Interior view of the Compassionate Care Foundation marijuana grow facility, Monday July 22, 2013,  in Egg Harbor Township, NJ, where seedling plants were recently transplanted. (AP Photo/The Press of Atlantic City, Michael Ein) ORG XMIT: NJATL101

5 things you should know about marijuana in Illinois

Schedule of bands performing at Val's Halla in Oak Park during Record Store Day on April 19. | Mark Lawton/Sun-Times Media

‘Record Store Day’ sees music-lovers seeking vinyl

A line of people stood waiting at the register of Val’s halla Records in Oak Park the morning of April 19, most with records in their hands. Records have been making a comeback...

Carmine Santoro of the Public Works Department in Harwood Heights shows one of the village identification card on a lanyard. By the end of April, all employees will be required to wear such identification. | Mark Lawton/Sun-Times Media

Harwood Heights orders employee IDs in light of recent ruse burglaries

By the end of April, employees of Harwood Heights will wear identification around their necks.

<p>Laura Enright &nbsp;| &nbsp;Submitted</p>

Park Ridge resident Laura Enright releases new novel

Park Ridge resident Laura Enright released a new novel called "To Touch the Sun."

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Introducing Estee Lauder: A historical presentation at the Summit of Uptown

The Summit of Uptown hosts a wide range of events to help build connections between their residents, family members, and the entire community. On...

Eisenhower Library serves Harwood Heights with a lawsuit

Harwood Heights Mayor Arlene Jezierny said Friday the village had been officially served with a lawsuit filed by the Eisenhower Public Library regarding zoning for the library’s...

<p>Snow&nbsp;returned to&nbsp;Chicago&nbsp;in the early evening on Monday, April 14. | Richard A. Chapman/Sun-Times&nbsp;</p>

Record-low temperature in 20s could follow late-season snow

A mid-April snowfall that drew a collective sigh from Chicagoans late Monday afternoon was the precursor to some potentially record-breaking cold temperatures on Tuesday morning.

Ridgewood High School students and area elected officials gathered Saturday for a civic forum at Harwood Heights Village Hall. | Mary Stroka/For Sun-Times Media

Ridgewood's Alex Hanns organizes civics forum for classmates

Sixteen Ridgewood High School students gathered Saturday to hear from local, state and federal officials how they, too, could get involved in politics.

North Park homeowners Helen Rosenberg (left) and her husband, Joel Frankel; Sauganash homeowner Diane Yost , and Indian Park homeowner Joyce Viglione all won property tax appeals after they argued that the value of their homes had decreased because of jet noise from the new flight patterns at O'Hare airport.  |  Richard A. Chapman/Sun-Times

Homeowners upset with O’Hare noise win property tax appeals

Residents of three choice Northwest Side neighborhoods have won property tax appeals — of up to nearly 12 percent — after arguing that the value of their homes has taken a...

Highland Park police car  | FILE PHOTO

Illinois Senate passes legislation that would ban police ticket quotas

Legislation that would ban police ticket quotas has passed the Illinois Senate.

Children race to the eggs at the Norridge Park District's Egg Hunt Saturday. | Kevin Tanaka/For Sun-Times Media

Children scramble for eggs at Norridge Park egg hunt

About 100 children scrambled through Norridge Park on Saturday morning, and the odds were most definitely in their favor.

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