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Family brawl erupts at children’s pizza place Deborah Donovan | Daily Herald Staff Contact writer CHICAGO: Arlington Heights police are investigating a “family ordeal that got out of hand” Sunday night at the Chuck E. Cheese restaurant, 955 W. Dundee Road. According to Sgt. Tom Boggs, a family was apparently celebrating the birthday of a …

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I like to read the news stories on dailyherald.com  – probably because they have much more interesting news than my local newspaper.  But hey, that’s not a complaint since more interesting news = more crime to write about.  But I grew up in the Chicago area, so when there are interesting stories on dailyherald.com, I …

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Sleep With The Angels

The title of this blog post is based on a book called To Sleep With the Angels, which details the horrible tragedy of the Our Lady of Angels school fire in Chicago, Illinois.  Ninety-two children and three nuns perished on December 1, 1958 – 50 years ago tomorrow.  The incident became the precedent and the inspiration for …

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  What NOT to do after getting pulled over: Cops: Niles Man Backs Over Squad Car After Getting Ticketed Illinois: Police puzzled over driver who drove up and over a squad car. A man who had been pulled over and ticketed by police ran backward up and onto a Buffalo Grove squad car Friday morning, …

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