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  • Beware decorative contact lenses

    Beware decorative contact lenses
    For Halloween revelers, turning their eyes from blue to otherworldly with over-the-counter, decorative contact lenses may enhance holiday fun, but health experts warn these devices can lead to serious vision-threatening problems. According to the Food...
  • Death of Jefferson Park baby ruled homicide

    Death of Jefferson Park baby ruled homicide
    An autopsy conducted today found that a 3-month-old girl died of multiple injuries due to child abuse. The Cook County medical examiner's office ruled the death of Jayden Tufele, of the 5100 block of West Ainslie Avenue, a homicide. Jayden's parents...
  • Father gets $2M bail in killing of daughter, 3 months

    Father gets $2M bail in killing of daughter, 3 months
    A Northwest Side man admitted to investigators he shook his 3-month-old daughter, fatally injuring her, after he bumped her head against a wall twice and she would not stop crying, prosecutors said today. Jovanni Tufele, of the 5100 block of West Ainslie...
  • Halloween can be scary for families of food-allergic kids

    Halloween can be scary for families of food-allergic kids
    Jenny Kales spent the last few hours of a recent Halloween night scraping from her front stoop the peanut butter candies that trick-or-treaters had dropped in their dashes from door to door. She's not an obsessive cleaner, mind you, just a mother of a...
  • 5 injured, including 4 children, on I-94 near Armitage

    5 injured, including 4 children, on I-94 near Armitage
    Five people, including four children, were hospitalized in serious-to-critical condition this morning after an SUV they were in was cut off by another vehicle and rolled over several times on the northbound lanes of I-94, officials said. The accident...
  • Man killed, boys 10 and 14 wounded in separate shootings

    Man killed, boys 10 and 14 wounded in separate shootings
    A 10-year-old boy and another 14 were wounded and a 20-year-old man killed in separate shootings Monday night.  A spokesman for the Cook County medical examiner's office said Daniel Cisneros, of the 4200 block of South Campbell Avenue, was pronounced...
  • 2 charged in Halloween shooting of boy

    2 charged in Halloween shooting of boy
    Two men have been charged in the shooting of a 10-year-old boy who was wounded Halloween night in the city's Albany Park neighborhood. Cruz Perez, 22, of the 3800 block of West Foster Avenue, and Steven Figueroa, 18, of the 3000 block of West Gunnison...
  • Button batteries can be fatal to kids if ingested, experts warn

    Button batteries can be fatal to kids if ingested, experts warn
    When Susan Sadauskas turned her back for a few moments on her 15-month-old son, Max, the Ohio mom never imagined that the toddler would make his way to the remote control for her stereo, remove its coin-shaped battery and swallow it. So when she later...
  • Maggie Daley 1943-2011: Chicago's longtime first lady

    Maggie Daley 1943-2011: Chicago's longtime first lady
    Maggie Daley, who dedicated herself to children's issues and the arts while also zealously guarding her family's privacy during 22 years as Chicago's first lady, died on Thursday, Nov. 24, more than nine years after she was diagnosed with breast cancer....
  • Alderman says 'no' to Children's Memorial condo tower plans

    Alderman says 'no' to Children's Memorial condo tower plans
    A plan to transform the former Children’s Memorial Hospital site in Lincoln Park into condominium towers and storefronts is in limbo after the local alderman rejected the proposal for the high-profile site in one of Chicago’s toniest...
  • Local event raises food allergy awareness

    Local event raises food allergy awareness
    Brandy Dopkin gave her then-11/2-year-old daughter Jordana a snack — a small piece of multigrain bread topped with peanut butter — just before they headed to Jordana's music class. At the time, the child showed no indications of a food...