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  • Parents find 'just say no' talk tougher as pot becomes more mainstream

    Parents find 'just say no' talk tougher as pot becomes more mainstream
    With medical marijuana now legal in 23 states — including Illinois — and recreational use permissible in four, parents are finding it increasingly challenging to explain to teens why the drug is harmful.
  • Municipal Elections 2015: Mayoral candidates, referendums

    Municipal Elections 2015: Mayoral candidates, referendums
    When municipal elections roll around on Feb. 24, Chicago voters will choose a mayor, aldermen and vote on non-binding referendums. Here's a look at the mayoral candidates and those referendums. CANDIDATES FOR MAYOR (in alphabetical order) RAHM EMANUEL,...

    College of DuPage: 'Taxpayers do not count. Insiders do.'

    College of DuPage: 'Taxpayers do not count. Insiders do.'
    Trustees at the College of DuPage moved last week to catapult President Robert Breuder a few years before his contract expires. But don't feel bad for him. He will float pleasantly to Earth with a golden parachute worth more than $750,000 in severance....

    Audit of Peoples Gas pipe replacement program hidden from public

    Audit of Peoples Gas pipe replacement program hidden from public
    An audit of a multibillion-dollar program to replace natural gas pipes in Chicago is being withheld from public scrutiny, raising the ire of consumer advocates and the Illinois attorney general's office. According to a motion filed Thursday by the...

    Longtime Naperville resident Tom Miers pegged for council vacancy

    Longtime Naperville resident Tom Miers pegged for council vacancy
    The Naperville City Council will soon be running at full capacity again. Beginning Feb. 3, Tom Miers will sit on the council dais, filling the seat vacated when former Councilman Grant Wehrli was sworn in Jan. 14 to the Illinois House. After agreeing on...