History making, Shopping local, Sidewalk replacement, Parking bans, Voting Rights, Aldi's burlary, Enough, Holiday Health Tips and more!

Historic Event: Arches go up on Milwaukee Avenue 606 bridge Saturday

Another chapter in the history of the Bloomingdale Trail will be written Saturday, Dec. 6, between 1 and 4 p.m. at Milwaukee Ave. and Leavitt St. as the 606 bridge arches will be installed over Milwaukee. .

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Shop local: No rest for shoppers this weekend!

This weekend has no end of shopping opportunities to keep you shopping local. .

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Sidewalk problems?: Help is available!

Each year the City of Chicago provides an opportunity for residents to participate in shared sidewalk repair program. The 2015 programs opens at 8 a.m. on Jan. 13..

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Alert: Parking Bans start Monday morning 3 a.m., December 1

Whereas the winter solstice does not arrive until Dec. 21, Chicago's parking restrictions begin at the stroke of 3 a.m., Mon., Dec. 1, and ends on Apr. 1, 2015. .

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Sweeping voting rights bill passes in Springfield

Illinois' General Assembly passed SB 172, a sweeping voting rights bill, in the final hours of the Wed., Dec. 3, Veto Session. .

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Burglary at Auldi's on Milwaukee and Leavitt

UPDATE: Police response began at 6:30 Tuesday morning and Area North Detectives are working the case. Multiple offenders entered by prying open the back door. They took computer equipment and an unknown amount of cash.

With the pulsating burglar alarm's whirring in the background a lone 14th District vehicle sits in front of the Aldi food market .

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Moms rally in Polish Triangle saying, "Enough is enough"

A small but vocal group of moms rallied in the Polish Triangle, Milwaukee and Ashland Avenues at Division St., on Mon., Dec. 1..

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Holiday health tips

With the holidays right around the corner, it's fitting to touch upon eating healthily and exercising during this busy time of the year. .

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