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Local Connections, Awareness
Veterinarians don't just hear about their four-legged friends' symptoms. Pet owners share their own health concerns with veterinarians, putting these diversified doctors in a unique position to help, representatives say.
Government, Awareness, Going Green
The Illinois House of Human Services Committee approved a measure to legalize the use of medical marijuana on Wednesday. The bill's sponsor, Lou Lang (D-Skokie) told Patch the measure would be the strictest in the nation
Police & Fire, Schools, Awareness
Motorists hit poles, a fence and each other during slippery-street sojourns.
Arts, The Neighborhood Files, Awareness
NBC's top-rated summer show will be holding auditions in Chicago at McCormick Place on Jan. 26 and Jan. 27.
Schools, Sports, Awareness
Funds raised will go to the American Cancer Society in honor of ICCP parent Kevin Radoha.
Police & Fire, Back to School, Breast Cancer Awareness
Elmhurst police also report windows smashed, paint scratched on three vehicles just blocks from downtown.
The Neighborhood Files, Awareness, Count Us In
Also this week: charges in attempted child abductions, an $800,000 lottery ticket sold in a local store and a debate over 7-foot tall Sudanese high-school basketball players.
Government, Graduation, Local Connections, Awareness
Shifting pension funding from the state to local school districts is gaining traction—and support of some Republicans—but Elmhurst school officials say the plan would cripple public education.
Business, Breast Cancer Awareness
Come meet Nora Schweihs of "Mob Wives" this Saturday.
Elections, Local Connections, Awareness
Results came in quickly Tuesday night, and by 10:15 p.m. Duckworth was the clear winner.
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