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Ask A Chicago Expert: How To Find The Perfect Babysitter

What do you look for in a perfect babysitter? We talked to a Chicago area expert to get tips on what to look for.


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Smoke Detector Alerts Nanny To Fire, Helps Save Child In Evanston

Officials say a smoke detector was key in alerting residents to a fire in a single-family home Monday in north suburban Evanston.


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Family Sues Over Nanny Who Shook, Choked 15-Month-Old Girl

A lawsuit has been filed in connection with the abuse of a 15-month-old girl by the nanny hired to look after the child.

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City Worker Pleads Guilty To Drunk Driving Charges After Accident In Gold Coast

A Chicago worker who rammed his pickup into a crowd at a Gold Coast intersection pleaded guilty to drunken-driving charges on Friday.


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Gunmen Ransack Home, With 3 Kids, Nanny Inside

Police are investigating a violent home invasion at gunpoint today in southwest suburban LaGrange.