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North Chicago Accuses Alleged Battery Victim Of Slandering City

North Chicago Mayor Leon Rockingham is fighting back on a recent allegation of police brutality by a woman who claims she was battered by a North Chicago police officer on two occasions.


Adolfo Gomez, 52, and his wife Deborah Gomez, 43, were arrested in Lawrence, Ks., after allegedly leaving two of their five children bound and blindfolded in an SUV in the parking lot of a Wal-Mart store. (Credit: Douglas County Sheriff's Office)

Police: Northlake Parents Bound, Blindfolded 2 Kids In Kansas

A couple from west suburban Northlake is charged with child abuse, after two of their five children were found bound and blindfolded in the parking lot of a Wal-Mart in Kansas.

CBS Chicago–06/14/2012

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Controversial East Lakeview Wal-Mart Going Ahead; World Market To Close

Nearly a year after plans for a Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market store generated an uproar in the East Lakeview neighborhood, those plans are officially set to go ahead.

CBS Chicago–04/24/2012

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Wal-Mart Now Open Near Boystown Strip

A Wal-Mart store is now open in Lakeview, although not the one that generated a flurry of controversy among neighbors earlier this year.


Second Hand Boutique Store Sees Boom In Business Despite Recession

Frugal Fashion: Back to School on a Budget

Deciding on a school outfit is a tough decision. This is how to look like a million bucks while spending a lot less.


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Two Charged In $1.7M Wal-Mart Check Scheme

Two people are accused of running a check fraud scheme that attempted to bilk Chicago area Wal-Mart and K-Mart stores out of more than $1.7 million.

CBS Chicago–06/15/2011

Walmart: Lakeview, Little Village

Wal-Mart Advances In E. Lakeview; Little Village Asks Why Not Us?

As activists clamor for a Wal-Mart store in the Little Village neighborhood, Wal-Mart is instead moving ahead with plans for a new store in East Lakeview despite heated opposition.

CBS Chicago–04/11/2011

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Chicago Alderman To New Yorkers: Wal-Mart Is A ‘Boon’

As controversy heats up over a possible Wal-Mart store in New York City, an alderman from the West Side of Chicago is telling New Yorkers that Wal-Mart is a “boon.”

CBS Chicago–01/14/2011

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A Wal-Mart Store In East Lakeview?

Wal-Mart is hoping to open a store in a trendy part of the East Lakeview neighborhood, according to a published report.

CBS Chicago–12/09/2010

Christmas Shoppers

Best Black Friday Deals In Chicago

Black Friday is bigger and better in 2010. Waking up at 4AM, running through the aisles, jacked on coffee not your thing? With consumer sales down this year, many retailers are offering Black Friday deals online and in-stores up to a week early.

Check out our list for some of the best Black Friday deals in Chicago. Happy bargain hunting!