Harlem to be resurfaced from 62nd to 111th streets starting Sept. 27

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The Illinois Department of Transportation announced Wednesday that a resurfacing of Harlem Avenue (Illinois 43), from 62nd Street, in Chicago and Summit, to 111th Street, in Worth, passing through Bedford Park, Bridgeview, Burbank, Chicago Ridge and Palos Hills, will require daytime and occasional overnight lane closures beginning, weather permitting, Monday, Sept. 27. The $5 million project,…

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Calendar for Sept. 23

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Justice Park District to show ‘Lion King’ The Justice Park District will show “The Lion King” at its Movie in the Park at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 24, at 7747 S. Grove Ave. Free popcorn will be available. For information, call 708-458-1370. Bridgeview Plant a Tree Day Moms of Bridgeview will hold a Plant a…

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Argo to host Fall Festival

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Argo High School, 7329 W. 63rd St. in Summit, will host a Fall Festival from 4-7:30 p.m. on Friday, October 8, at the school. Admission is free. Everyone is invited. There will be inflatables, a food truck, arts and crafts and more.

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LT to host Career Fair

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Lyons Township High School is hosting a Career Fair Thursday, September 23, 6-8 p.m. in the South Campus Library, 4900 S. Willow Springs Road, Western Springs. There are immediate openings in the following areas: Administrative Assistant Buildings & Grounds Paraeducator Student Assistant (Security) Technology Services Join us at the Career Fair and apply in person.…

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LT to present Improv Show

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The Lyons Township High School Theatre Board will present the 13th annual Improv Comedy Showcase, So___ You’ll ___13: A Baker’s ___ . Performance dates are Thursday, Friday and Saturday, September 23-25, at 7 p.m., with a special Homecoming week performance Tuesday, September 28. All performances are in the South Campus Performing Arts Center, 4900 S.…

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Palos Park Police warn motorists it’s deer mating season

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Palos Park Police are advising motorists to slow down after sundown and before sunrise to reduce their risk of having a close encounter with a deer. Deer collisions are an annual occurrence that will continue through Thanksgiving week. Deer aren’t paying close attention to what’s going on around them during the fall breeding season, commonly…

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Palos South Middle School to host vaccine clinics

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The Illinois Department of Public Health will host two vaccine clinics in September and October at Palos South Middle School, 13100 S. 82nd Avenue in Palos Park. Both clinics are open to the public from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on two Saturdays, September 25 and October 16. First and second dose appointments for both…

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Master illusionist, Vitaly, to perform at Moraine Valley

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The master illusionist and worldwide performer, Vitaly, will bring his entertaining show, “An Evening of Wonders,” to town on Saturday, Sept. 25, 7:30 p.m., in the Dorothy Menker Theater at Moraine Valley Community College, 9000 W. College Parkway in Palos Hills. Vitaly has mystified people around the world, including the famous magician duo of Penn…

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Hurley to host second annual art contest

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To promote creativity and artistic ideas, state Rep. Fran Hurley (D-Chicago) is hosting her second annual art contest for seventh- and eighth-grade students in the 35th District. “To honor and celebrate our first responders, I am hosting a first responder themed art contest for seventh- and eighth-graders in the district to show off their artistic…

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