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Chicago's Winter Overnight Parking Ban Goes Into Effect TuesdayChicago's winter overnight parking ban will go into effect on Tuesday, Dec. 1. The ban affects parking on 107 miles of arterial streets and is enforced from 3 a.m. to 7 a.m. until March 31, 2016.
Despite State Budget Cuts, Boys & Girls Clubs Of Chicago Keeping STEM Programming GoingThe Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago is not letting state budget cuts take a bite out of its vital science and technology programs, reports WBBM’s Keith Johnson.
Suburban, Downstate Educators Say Funding Formula Unfair, But Change Unlikely Educators in the suburbs and downstate agree the state’s formula for doling out money for schools is unfair, but it might be had to change things in the midst of a financial crisis, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.
16-Year-Old Girl Missing From Southwest SideChicago Police are asking for the public's help in finding a 16-year-old girl missing from the Garfield Ridge neighborhood on the Southwest Side since Nov. 17.
Chicago Announces Expansion In Police Body Camera ProgramThe Chicago Police Department is expanding its body camera program into an additional six districts by the middle of 2016, the city announced Sunday morning in a press release.
Mostly Sunny Sunday For Chicago AreaThe Chicago area will see mostly sunny skies on Sunday with temperatures around normal.

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Emma: How To Hire The Right College Football CoachWork wisely in Silly Season and get the last laugh.
Northern Illinois Holds Off Idaho For 66-59 WinAaric Armstead scored 17 points and had 10 rebounds to lead undefeated Northern Illinois.
UNC-Asheville Runs Away From Loyola, 59-48Dylan Smith scored 17 points and sparked a 15-0 run that pulled UNC-Asheville out of a six-point halftime deficit.
Gaborik's 2 Goals Rally Kings To 3-2 OT Win Over BlackhawksMarian Gaborik put only three shots on net against the Chicago Blackhawks. His last two went in at just the right time for the Los Angeles Kings.
No. 4 Notre Dame Out Of Playoff With 38-36 Loss To StanfordThere are of hundreds of plays in a football season. The difference between a championship campaign and one that falls can come down to the smallest details.
Lindsey, Demps Spark Northwestern To 90-63 Rout Of New OrleansScottie Lindsey might soon crack the starting lineup. For now, he's focused on his role as a sixth man.

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Best Bars With Infused Vodka In ChicagoChicago is the city of of food and drinks; the most creative and tasty drinks can be found in the Windy City.
Best Free Holiday Events In ChicagoChicago is the city arts and culture, here are the best free holiday events in Chicago.
Best Places Near Chicago To Watch The Geminid Meteor Shower2015's sky show radiating from the stars in the Gemini constellation may be spectacular.
Best Places To Make A Family Christmas Card In ChicagoThis year, send customized holiday cards to friends and family. From craft stores to the perfect spot for a holiday photo, our list will help you create the perfect card.
Best 2015 Holiday Concerts In ChicagoOne of the things that go great with the holiday season is music, and in Chicago, there are a great many opportunities to see holiday concerts to help feel festive.
Ask A Chicago Chef: Top Traditional Chanukah RecipesStart planning your Chanukah menu with these three recipes from local chefs.

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