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City plans first firefighter exam in a decade

Legal challenges expected over minority hiring

8 years ago | MAX FOLLMER

A fruitless search for produce in minority neighborhoods

Dearth of supermarkets, nutritious food contribute to obesity problem

8 years ago | KATE RAIFORD

Condos to replace club that hosted Jordan, R. Kelly

Departure of Cotton Club signals end of era for Music Row

8 years ago | Natalie Y. Moore

Controversial immigration group gains foothold in Chicago area

Minutemen started with Arizona border patrols

8 years ago | BLATHNAID HEALY

Proposed Austin school would train kids for high-tech jobs

Focus on manufacturing

8 years ago | EMILY UDELL

Irish immigrants rally against proposed law

Bill calls for prison for those who fail to provide green card

8 years ago | BLATHNAID HEALY

Not the usual workout

Gym at Rehabilitation Instititute caters to fitness buffs with disabilities

8 years ago | TARA KILACHAND

North side church one of few to offer Methodist marriage ceremonies to gays

Loophole in church rules a boon to gay couples

8 years ago | BRIAN D. SABIN

Oprah says she was duped

Author blames addiction for embellished memoir

8 years ago | MAX FOLLMER

U of C could lose Argonne lab

Feds open management contract for bidding

8 years ago | DEBORAH ZIFF

Illinois becomes 2nd in country to allow electricity auctions

Some question program's effectiveness

8 years ago | CARLOS ROIG

Surveillance cameras becoming part of Pilsen landscape

Bright lights bring 'Spanish discotheque' feel to some apartments

8 years ago | Alejandra Cerna Rios

Rogers Park residents view block plans

Some oppose Touhy building

8 years ago | Julie Segraves

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