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Chicago Pediatrician Killed in Afghanistan

Chicago Pediatrician Killed in Afghanistan

Mark Knecht, Chief Financial Officer of the Pennsylvania-based CURE International, spoke briefly with reporters on April 24, 2014 after an attack on the charity’s hospital in Kabul, Afghanistan. CURE International Statement on…

City to Host Small Business Week Workshops

City to Host Small Business Week Workshops

The SBC at the Department of Business Affairs and Consumer Protection hosts free business workshops every Wednesday and Friday in Room 805 at City Hall. Small businesses will have a big opportunity in the coming weeks.

Jonathan Toews Named Selke Award Finalist

Jonathan Toews Named Selke Award Finalist

The Chicago Blackhawks have other hardware on their mind as they continue to tangle with the St. Louis Blues in the first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs, but on Thursday, one of their players found out he is officially in the running for another trophy when the offseason begins.  Hawks captain Jonathan Toews was named as one of three finalists for the Frank J.

Kyle Long Makes Twitter Bet on Blackhawks Series

Kyle Long Makes Twitter Bet on Blackhawks Series

Getty Images CHICAGO, IL – SEPTEMBER 08: Kyle Long #75 of the Chicago Bears blocks Geno Atkins #97 of the Cincinnati Bengals at Soldier Field on September 8, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. The Bears defeated the Bengals 24-21.

American Art to Take Over Billboards This Summer

American Art to Take Over Billboards This Summer

arnold | inuyaki, Flickr Participating museums include the Art Institute of Chicago (pictured), Dallas Museum of Art, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, National Gallery of Art and Whitney Museum of American Art in New York. Time is running out for those looking to cast a vote in what is set to be the largest outdoor art show showcasing American artwork.

Federal Reserve Board announces termination of enforcement actions with Farmers Bancorporation, Inc. and Great River Holding company

Federal Reserve Board announces termination of enforcement actions with Farmers Bancorporation, Inc. and Great River Holding company

Release Date: April 24, 2014 For immediate release The Federal Reserve Board on Thursday announced the termination of the enforcement actions listed below: Farmers Bancorporation, Inc., Buhl, Idaho  Written Agreement dated April 28, 2010 Terminated April 21, 2014 Great River Holding Company, Baxter, Minnesota Cease and Desist Order issued by the Office of Thrift Supervision dated December 6, 2010 Terminated April 21, 2014 Search of Federal Reserve enforcement actions . For media inquiries, call 202-452-2955.

Crews Battle Big Garage Fire in Bridgeport

Crews Battle Big Garage Fire in Bridgeport

Chicago firefighters on Thursday morning worked on a garage fire that caused flame-licked electrical transformers to explode. The fire started shortly before 6 a.m.

Going solar with SunPower

Going solar with SunPower

Just because Earth Day is over doesn’t mean we’re done doing good things for the planet. Yesterday we announced our biggest renewable energy purchase yet : an agreement with our Iowa utility partners to supply our data center facilities there with up to 407 megawatts of wind energy.

Kane’s OT Winner Knocks Off Blues

Kane’s OT Winner Knocks Off Blues

The St. Louis Blues tied Games 1 and 2 late in regulation before winning in overtime, but the Chicago Blackhawks flipped the script on Wednesday night as Patrick Kane netted the game winning goal to help his team to a 4-3 victory.  The goal tied the series up at two games apiece, and saw several players have great nights.

Metra Line Back On Track After Truck Hits Viaduct

Metra Line Back On Track After Truck Hits Viaduct

NBCChicago.com (file photo) Metra trains are back running on the busy BNSF line Wednesday after Southwest Side crash shut it down. A truck crashed into a viaduct on the Kedzie Avenue bridge at Kedzie and Cermak creating an obstruction on the tracks.

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