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Tick native to southeastern US found in suburban Chicago

Jul. 25, 2021 12:07 PM EDT

WAYNE, Ill. (AP) — A tick species native to the southeastern part of the United States has been found outside Chicago. Three Gulf Coast ticks were located earlier this month in the Dunham Forest Preserve in Wayne, according to The (Arlington Heights) Daily Herald....

Leave the lakefront? Bears fans have mixed emotions on that

Jul. 04, 2021 11:44 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — For years, Graham Alexa had one of the cheapest views at Soldier Field. He and 40 or 50 friends from Chicago's South Side would stand against a cement wall behind the last row by the colonnades in the old stadium and by a section on the lower level near...