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Maine East dresses up for ‘Haunted Homecoming’
Park Ridge mayor critical of library referendum letter
Target offers free shipping on all holiday items
Owner of Niles gun training center hopes to disarm critics
Author Michael Hainey to return to Park Ridge library
Park Ridge crime briefs: library referendum sign stolen from lawn
Fenwick’s Liam Kelleher scores goal to quiet Downers North comeback attempt
Park Ridge Police Blotter: Man accused of punching motorist
Park Ridge, Niles police stations accepting donated coats
Park Ridge aldermen reject second opinion on flood relief
Chicago tops list of best mobile performing cities
One by one, Park Ridge gaslights going dark
Holmes will accept Golf Professional of the Year Award
Evanston Teen to perform with Holocaust survivor ‘Brundibár’ opera
Stale Popcorn Podcast: ‘Walking Dead’ novelist Jay Bonansinga chews the zombie fat
Biz Notes: Jeffrey J. Anderson appointed president, CEO of Lake Forest College Graduate School of Management
Former editor, author of Park Ridge ‘Images’ book dies
Maine South’s Leia Atas concludes memorable girls golf career
New Trier sailing team qualifies for Atlantic Coast Championship
Safe left on Park Ridge sidewalk now in police hands
Property transfers: Greenwood Avenue house sells for $875,000
College notes: Glass gets it done in goal for Lawrence
Inmate serving sentence for child sex abuse dies Crime
Inmate serving sentence for child sex abuse dies
Philip Helfand, 62, an inmate at Dixon Correctional Center, died at University of Illinois Hospital at 10:14 a.m., the Cook County medical examiner’s office said. In May 2006, Helfand was convicted in a Lake County court of aggravated criminal sexual abuse to a person younger than 13 and possessing child pornography, according to the IDOC website.
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