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Nice Ring To It: Turning Pocket Change Into Dollars On Kickstarter

College student Mark Wylie must have felt as if he were on a carousel, chasing the elusive brass ring.


The Goldsmith LTD

Best Jewelry Stores In Chicago

Turn heads and make a statement in jewelry from some of Chicago’s most exquisite shops.


Raymond Harris, 36, is charged with first-degree murder and robbery in the beating death of Virginia Perillo, 73, in her garage in Bridgeport on Oct. 22, 2011. (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

Murder Suspect Accused Of Using Victim’s Rings To Propose To Girlfriend

A Carpentersville man allegedly beat an elderly woman to death in her garage last month and then used the victim’s engagement and wedding rings to propose to his girlfriend.

CBS Chicago–11/10/2011

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I’m Obsessed With… Chunky Rings

I think women all have that one (or two or three!) item that we can buy in infinite quantities. Regardless of how many I have, the variety of the selection, and that fact that I know I don’t need any more, I continually find myself obsessing over chunky rings.



Hospital Worker Steals, Pawns Dead Woman’s Ring

Frederick Tapley needed cash, so he stole the wedding and engagement rings off the finger of a deceased patient at the suburban hospital where he worked, then pawned the jewelry.