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Northlight's comedy-drama takes us on a masterfully acted, well written tale of two people who have experienced loss but are finding the courage to open their hearts again. It features Rhea Perlman and Francis Guinan.
Film critics talks about his irreplaceable qualities; he fought a courageous battle with cancer.
Government, The Neighborhood Files
The library received the books from a grant. It will display them and may design some programs around them, possibly with neighboring libraries which also received grants.
The president of Loyola Academy, a Jesuit high school, describes his reaction; local students, staff and alums say his Jesuit training will help him grapple with the problems of the modern world.
The Congresswoman wrote an op-ed for Politico.com today urging support for the International Violence Against Women Act. She cited her experiences meeting women who had been raped as a weapon of war.
Matthew Lopez' play, at Northlight Theatre, finds rich symbolism in the unusual juxtaposition of the Jewish faith and the American Civil War. It examines the relationship between slaves and people whose ancestors were slaves.
Police & Fire
A medical condition may have caused a driver to lose control of an empty school bus around 2:30 p.m., hitting six vehicles in oncoming traffic. Police sealed off Oakton Street, between Greenwood and Oriole Avenues. Police said people suffered minor injuri
He was charged with DUI, then with speeding more than 40 mph over the speed limit.
The Neighborhood Files, Holiday Guide
Here's what you said were the best Christmas carols in the Classic, Religious, Rock and Most Annoying categories. Hint: Alvin & the Chipmunks came in #2 for Most Annoying Carol. Yes, there was one even More Annoying.
A local psychotherapist comments on a plea from a mom who says her son exhibits violent behavior, and she fears he might be the next Adam Lanza--who police have identified as the gunman in the Newtown slayings of 27 people.
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