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Subway Hikes Price of Famous Footlongs

Subway Hikes Price of Famous Footlongs

So long to the catchy “$5 footlong” jingle, because Subway’s iconic deal just got a dollar more expensive. Customers will now have to shell out $6 for “ALL of your favorite classic footlongs,” the restaurant chain announced on Twitter Tuesday.

Chicago Teachers to Rally Downtown Thursday

Chicago Teachers to Rally Downtown Thursday

Chicago teachers plan to rally downtown Thursday against proposed Chicago Public Schools layoffs and millions of dollars in budget cuts. The Chicago Teachers Union is expected to begin the rally at the Bank of America headquarters in the city’s West Loop and travel to City Hall to take a united stand against the school district.

Portillo’s Second Chicago Location Opens in May

Portillo’s Second Chicago Location Opens in May

It’s really happening: Portillo’s is finally opening a second Chicago location in May. The two-story South Loop storefront at 520 W.

Home Depot to Hire 3,000 in Chicago

Home Depot to Hire 3,000 in Chicago

Home Depot’s busiest selling season is spring – which means the company is going to need a few extra hands. The Atlanta-based company is hiring 3,000 associates in Chicago and an additional 80,000 nationwide, the company said in a release.

Ward Room Campaign Round-Up: Week 2

Ward Room Campaign Round-Up: Week 2

This is the second edition of the Ward Room’s Campaign Round-Up, a weekly posting dedicated to keeping voters informed about the state and county’s upcoming 2016 elections. Check the Ward Room blog for continued coverage every Wednesday.

Bomb Threat Targets Sheriff’s Office in ‘Making a Murderer’

Bomb Threat Targets Sheriff’s Office in ‘Making a Murderer’

A caller who made a bomb threat to the Wisconsin sheriff’s office at the center of the popular Netflix series “Making a Murderer” mentioned “getting justice for Steven.” The Manitowoc Police Department confirmed that the county’s dispatch center received a bomb threat around 6:40 p.m. “There are bombs inside the sheriff’s office already and that there was a vehicle with explosive devices in it, in the parking lot,” the caller said, according to police.

Controversial Rogers Park Meetup Canceled

Controversial Rogers Park Meetup Canceled

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Couple Gets Arrested After Silly String Fight at Wal-Mart: Report

Couple Gets Arrested After Silly String Fight at Wal-Mart: Report

A couple who had a Silly String fight in a Michigan Wal-Mart has been arrested. The couple, from Muskegon, entered the store in Ludington and started to get into a fight with the Silly String, Mason County Sheriff Kim C.

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