Sledding on a Snowy Sunday

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Burbank resident Oksana Petrovic sits on her inflatable toboggan as her father, Jan, waits for others to clear a path before he gives her a push to start a gleeful ride down a hill at Kasey Meadow Park in Hickory Hills. Several hundred people took advantage of last weekend’s heavy snowfall to hit the familiar…

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Sledding on a Snowy Sunday

12 14 2016 1 07 36 PM 2316186

Burbank resident Oksana Petrovic sits on her inflatable toboggan as her father, Jan, waits for others to clear a path before he gives her a push to start a gleeful ride down a hill at Kasey Meadow Park in Hickory Hills. Several hundred people took advantage of last weekend’s heavy snowfall to hit the familiar…

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Obituaries for Dec. 9

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MARIA ANTOLAK Maria Antolak (nee Kwak), age 92, of Niles, formerly of Chicago’s Garfield Ridge neighborhood, passed away December 3. She was the devoted daughter of the late Anna (nee Potko) and late Wincenty Kwak; loving sister of the late George Kwak, late Stanislaw Potko, late Jan Kwak, late Stefania Szewczyk, late Aniela Mach and…

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BREAKING NEWS: Couple found dead in Burbank home

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A husband and wife were found shot to death Tuesday afternoon at a home in the 8500 block of Laramie Avenue in Burbank. Burbank police said in a release they were summoned by a relative to the home about 5:30 p.m. Tuesday and found a man and a woman who were dead and “showed obvious…

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Obituaries for Dec. 8

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MARIA ANTOLAK Maria Antolak (nee Kwak), age 92, of Niles, formerly of Chicago’s Garfield Ridge neighborhood, passed away December 3. She was the devoted daughter of the late Anna (nee Potko) and late Wincenty Kwak; loving sister of the late George Kwak, late Stanislaw Potko, late Jan Kwak, late Stefania Szewczyk, late Aniela Mach and…

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BREAKING NEWS: Couple found dead in Burbank home

12 7 2016 2 50 52 PM 7500817

A husband and wife were found shot to death Tuesday afternoon at a home in the 8500 block of Laramie Avenue in Burbank. Burbank police said in a release they were summoned by a relative to the home about 5:30 p.m. Tuesday and found a man and a woman who were dead and “showed obvious…

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Lutheran churches hit home run with dartball league

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Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Burbank is once again in the thick of Dartball season. The sport, which combines darts and baseball, kicked off back in mid-September and runs through April. The season ends with an awards banquet on May 1. When most people think of a game of darts, it is usually cricket, 501…

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Briefs for Dec. 1

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LT food drive kicks off the holidays The annual food drive at Lyons Township High School kicks off Monday, Dec. 5, and runs through Friday, Dec. 9. Nonperishable canned goods are being collected and will be donated to a local food pantry. Students and staff are encouraged to donate items throughout the week and the…

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