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Brother Rice Snags Interception in 4th Quarter's Waning Minutes: Highlight Video

Brother Rice Snags Interception in 4th Quarter's Waning Minutes: Highlight Video

Loyola Academy was driving toward the goal line, and then ...
The 16 Best Public High Schools in Illinois, as Ranked by Newsweek

The 16 Best Public High Schools in Illinois, as Ranked by Newsweek

If you don’t think 16 is good enough, don’t worry, because one Illinois high school ranked No. 3 overall in the country!
Your House Could've Been a Meth Lab If ...

Your House Could've Been a Meth Lab If ...

It smells of urine, the windows are covered in paint and the yard has brown spots. Check the national register of meth labs before you buy.
Pullman Cars Back on the Rails Between Chicago and Wisconsin

Pullman Cars Back on the Rails Between Chicago and Wisconsin

For a limited time you can step back in time and experience mid-20th century Pullman railcar travel in a restored Pullman car.
New I-57 / Tri-State Tollway Interchange Opens in October

New I-57 / Tri-State Tollway Interchange Opens in October

And with that comes a discount on new I-PASS transponders. A temporary tollway office is now open in Midlothian, too.
Girls Gone Wild for a Place to Sleep, Some Tacos and a Guy's Car: OMGPD

Girls Gone Wild for a Place to Sleep, Some Tacos and a Guy's Car: OMGPD

Swatting a YouTube celeb, communion juice thievery and a punch-drunk flirter this week in the annals of Chicagoland crime-n-shame.
Comic Headlines Saint Xavier's Homecoming Celebration

Comic Headlines Saint Xavier's Homecoming Celebration

Local comedian Pat McGann will headline "Comics for Cougars" on Sept. 25. WGN-TV personalities Ana Belaval and Mike Toomey also featured.
Patch Poll: What Do You Think of the 'New War on Terror' as the U.S. Commits to Going After ISIL?

Patch Poll: What Do You Think of the 'New War on Terror' as the U.S. Commits to Going After ISIL?

President Obama commits the nation to military action in the Middle East to "degrade and ultimately destroy" ISIL. Where do you stand?
Solar Storm: Internet May Flare Up, But So May Northern Lights (Video)

Solar Storm: Internet May Flare Up, But So May Northern Lights (Video)

A major solar flare launched off the Sun Wednesday, potentially unleashing a geomagnetic storm that could interrupt communications.
Mural Honors 15 Years of Beverly Breast Cancer Walk

Mural Honors 15 Years of Beverly Breast Cancer Walk

Check out the breathtaking mural by international artist Cesar Santalo at Little Company of Mary of Hospital.
Carson's Marks 20th Year of Semi-Annual Goodwill Sale, Sept. 17-Oct. 4

Carson's Marks 20th Year of Semi-Annual Goodwill Sale, Sept. 17-Oct. 4

Bring gently used clothing and textiles to Carson's and receive 25-percent off coupons for each item for the semi-annual Goodwill sale.
Local Jobs: Car X, Trinity Services, Central Collision Center

Local Jobs: Car X, Trinity Services, Central Collision Center

Looking for a new line of work or a way to supplement your income? Check out what Patch found for you.
Pat Quinn and Bruce Rauner Jab and Jabber at Tribune Editorial Board Session

Pat Quinn and Bruce Rauner Jab and Jabber at Tribune Editorial Board Session

The governor candidates sit side by side for first time. We learn one is as corrupt as Rod Blagojevich and the other profits off misery.
Mariano's Is the Bomb: Guests Get Private Preview, Store Opens Tuesday

Mariano's Is the Bomb: Guests Get Private Preview, Store Opens Tuesday

Local residents will like the new Mariano's. Doors open Tuesday at 6 a.m.
South Suburban Death Notices, Week of Sept. 8

South Suburban Death Notices, Week of Sept. 8

South suburban obituaries and available visitation information.
Public Health Officials Watching for Possible Outbreaks of EV-D68 Virus

Public Health Officials Watching for Possible Outbreaks of EV-D68 Virus

Uncommon enterovirus has sent hundreds of Midwestern children to hospitals for treatment of serious to severe respiratory illness.
Which Football Teams are Illinoisans Rooting For?

Which Football Teams are Illinoisans Rooting For?

Illinois' favorite NFL team might be obvious, but what about its favorite college team? Or favorite NFL team from a different state?
IL State Treasurer's Online Auction Now Underway

IL State Treasurer's Online Auction Now Underway

The state treasurer's unclaimed property vault spillith over. Bids accepted through Sept. 12.
Mariano's Readies for Tuesday Opening At 111th Street and Cicero Avenue

Mariano's Readies for Tuesday Opening At 111th Street and Cicero Avenue

Put on your running shoes and grab your reusable grocery bags -- Mariano's opens Sept. 9 in Oak Lawn.