Ordinance To Exempt Restaurants, Small Stores From Plastic Bag Ban The amended ordinance would exempt all restaurants from the ban, as well as small independent retailers – stores which have a size of less than 10,000 square feet, and which are not part of a chain of three or more stores. City Council Committee Approves Higher Fines For Residents Using Suburban Parking Stickers The City Council’s Licensing Committee has voted to increase fines for residents who try to avoid paying for Chicago City stickers by registering their cars in the suburbs, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.
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Man Found Dead In Oak Lawn Home After Gas Leak Emergency crews arrived at the home about 7 p.m. in the 9600 block of South Mayfield Avenue after someone called in a gas leak. Man Found Shot To Death In Greater Grand Crossing Paramedics were called about 6:15 a.m. for reports of a man bleeding in a hallway in the 7800 block of South Ingleside Avenue.
Investigator Dedicated To Identifying 7 Unknown Gacy Victims Christian Display At Daley Plaza Vandalized Mount Prospect Man Facing Child Pornography Charge Man Facing Lawsuit After He Pushed Plank Into Truck Window, Driver’s Head Star Wars Fans Come Out In Force For George Lucas Museum Meeting Suspended Homewood-Floossmoor Coach Reinstated Judge Orders Woman Freed In Shaken Baby Case, Pending Appeal Ordinance To Exempt Restaurants, Small Stores From Plastic Bag Ban