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Woman Slain Outside Elementary School On West SideThe shooting happened on the sidewalk just outside Spencer Elementary Technology Academy.
Pedestrian Severely Injured In Hit-And-Run In Forest ParkAround 10 p.m., a person was trying to cross the street at Roosevelt Road and Desplaines Avenue when he was struck by a vehicle, according to police. The driver kept going.
6 Dead, 47 Wounded In Chicago Weekend ShootingsThe weekend’s latest homicide happened at 1:54 a.m. Monday outside Spencer Elementary Technology Academy in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side.
Teens Party At Family’s Condo, Boy Jumps Out Window To Avoid CopsLarge amounts of alcohol were found inside the condo and police discovered that four boys and two girls, ages 15 and 16, threw a party, police said.
Crosses Placed In Englewood Lot Represent Homicide VictimsEach represents a homicide victim killed in Chicago in 2017, and another will be added for every person who’s killed in the city this year.
Northwestern Academy Receives New Home In Chicago BuildingChicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel touts the city's free college program at a reception for the grand opening of Northwestern Academy.

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Jonathan Toews' Late Goal Leads Blackhawks Past CanucksToews' tiebreaking goal with 1:18 left paved the way for Chicago's 4-2 win.
Northwestern Beats Ohio State For First Win In Columbus Since 1977Scottie Lindsey scored 21 points.
Andre Dawson: Floodgates Are Opening For PED Users To Gain Hall Of Fame Entry"The perception seems to be changing among the voters right now," Dawson says.
Bulls Get Favorable Whistle Late But Won't Apologize For Anything In Much-Needed WinIn a chaotic final few minutes, Chicago held off Sacramento for a 102-99 win.
Bulls Hold Off Kings, 102-99Dwyane Wade had 30 points and two key steals in the final minute.
Wilson Scores 19, Leads Michigan In 66-57 Win Over IllinoisD.J. Wilson scored 12 of his 19 points in the first half, helping Michigan build a double-digit lead.

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The Two-Day Hike: What To Bring And Why To Bring ItVenturing into the great outdoors? Be prepared, stay safe and have fun with this complete itinerary!
Best Stores In Chicago For Secondhand Baby GearRemember that adorable onesie you got for your little one that they wore once before it was too suddenly too small? Try shopping second-hand for baby gear instead.
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DIY Valentine's Day GiftsLooking for the perfect Valentine's Day gift while trying to stick to a budget? These DIY presents will leave your sweetie stuck with cupid's arrow!
Best Restaurants In Chicago For Valentine's Day 2017Since Valentine's Day, 2017 falls on a Tuesday, many restaurants will offer special options over a long weekend, so snagging a cozy spot may not be that dicey.

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