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Cost and level of security don’t necessarily correspond when installing a new home security system.
Over 70 percent of the time a minor is killed by a gun, the gun used was housed in that minor’s own home.
Over 1.5 million children are homeschooled by their parents in the U.S.
Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification can offer big costs, and big savings.
Despite its green reputation, is composting more costly than it’s worth?
Do universities really need spa-like gyms and dorms that could pass for luxury hotels?
Is the Obama administration failing the housing market? Maybe.
What does ObamaCare mean for you? The more you understand, the better you’ll fare.
Hitching health and greener planet hopes to the local food movement? You may want to reconsider.
Planning to sell your home? You may want to wait until 2016 before listing it.
Avoid stress, headache and delays. Ask the right questions to find the right contractor.
Check out these 10 must-have smartphone apps for the ultimate foodie.
Help your kids learn and prepare for the future through after-school activities.
Here are some easy, plant-saving tips that will keep your foliage fresh, lush and healthy.
Learn how to keep your large home appliances working through basic maintenance.
From the East Coast to the West Coast, recycling is a big issue for local governments.
If you’re looking for a place to rent, keep this list of questions handy.
Is your living space small? Don’t sweat it. You can still have a big party.
These four holiday recipes are both scrumptious and healthy.
Most homeowners associations come with a lot of rules. But they also come with plenty of benefits.
- History Of Tornadoes In Chicago AreaThe massive EF-4 tornado to hit Moore, Okla., is very rare, but twisters with that kind of force have hit the Chicago area in the past, and have been extremely deadly.471
- Local Storm Chaser Describes ‘Sickening, Deafening Roar’ Of Oklahoma TornadoA south suburban man whose hobby is chasing storms was in Moore, Okla., on Monday when a massive tornado devastated the town, killing at least 24 people.183
- High School Duo Has Never Missed A Day Of ClassThey say no one's perfect, but one school in the far southwestern suburbs has not just one, but two students who have achieved perfection in one area.136
- Deadly Oklahoma Tornado Serves As Reminder To Prepare For Disasters“Tornado sheltering basics involved three steps – get in, get down and cover-up. The overall goal is to avoid flying and falling debris by putting as many barriers between you and the tornado as possible,” according to one expert at the National Weather Service in Norman, Oklahoma.121
- Lightning Strikes Damage Two Homes OvernightAt least two homes in the Chicago area were struck by lightning overnight as heavy thunderstorms plowed through the region.198
- Police Seek Help Identifying Female Homicide VictimPolice are asking for help to identify the body of woman or teen girl found strangled and badly burned in a Northwest Side Avondale neighborhood Dumpster Sunday night.137
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- Marquette County Convention & Visitors Bureau Post Game Show Giveaway May 10, 2013Listen to The Score’s Baseball Post Game Show for your chance to win a $100 lodging gift certificate from the Marquette County Convention & Visitors Bureau!