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How Many Types of Restaurants Does Lemont Have?

Lemont Home Inspection News - Sun, 03/13/2016 - 17:42

Looking for a place to eat? Lemont has more than a few options. But pizza is tops when it comes to the area.

Metra adds new afternoon run on Heritage Corridor to Joliet

Lemont Home Inspection News - Fri, 03/11/2016 - 19:14

A Metra train from Chicago departs Lemont on Thursday, March 14, 2013 on its way along the Heritage Corridor to Joliet. A Metra train from Chicago departs Lemont on Thursday, March 14, 2013 on its way along the Heritage Corridor to Joliet.

Fayette County Public Schools approves funding for radon mitigation - WKYT

Radon Testing News - Thu, 03/10/2016 - 17:11

WKYT

Fayette County Public Schools approves funding for radon mitigation
WKYT
District spokeswoman Lisa Deffendall said high levels of radon was discovered at Bryan Station High School, Booker T. Washington Intermediate Academy, Harrison Elementary, Leestown Middle School, Lexington Traditional Magnet School, Mary Todd ...
High radon levels found at nine Fayette County schoolsLexington Herald Leader
Higher-than-normal levels of radon found in nine Fayette County schoolsWTVQ
Nine Fayette Co. Schools Test Positive For RadonLEX18 Lexington KY News

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Bruce Graham-designed house in Lincoln Park sells for $3.3 million

Chicago Tribune Homes - Wed, 03/09/2016 - 12:57

A four-bedroom, contemporary-style house in Lincoln Park that Chicago architect Bruce Graham designed and built for himself in 1968 sold on Monday for $3.3 million.

Graham, who died in 2010, worked for the architectural firm Skidmore, Owings and Merrill for 40 years, designing the John Hancock...










Cubs chairman building $11 million mansion on Wilmette lakefront

Chicago Tribune Homes - Wed, 03/09/2016 - 12:15

Chicago Cubs Chairman Tom Ricketts and his wife, Cecelia, are erecting a mansion on Lake Michigan in Wilmette with an estimated construction cost of $10.74 million.

Tom Ricketts, 50, has been the Cubs' chairman since his family purchased the club in 2009. The son of TD Ameritrade founder Joe Ricketts,...










Lakeview house with Twister-themed bathroom relisted for $3 million

Chicago Tribune Homes - Wed, 03/09/2016 - 12:04

A four-bedroom, 6,000-square-foot mansion in Lakeview's Southport Corridor neighborhood whose features include a bathroom themed after the party game Twister was relisted on Feb. 26 for $3 million.

Located on a corner lot, the house, which was built in 2010, has a variety of unusual features, including...










Illinois Tool Works CEO takes loss on Wilmette home

Chicago Tribune Homes - Tue, 03/08/2016 - 10:40

Illinois Tool Works CEO E. Scott Santi and his wife, Nancy, on Jan. 22 sold their five-bedroom vintage house on Sheridan Road in Wilmette for $1.825 million.

Scott Santi became the CEO of Glenview-based Illinois Tool Works in late 2012 and earned $14.2 million last year, according to the firm's...










How to Conquer the Huge Problems Found During Home Inspections - Realtor.com News

Home Inspection News - Tue, 03/08/2016 - 06:39

Realtor.com News

How to Conquer the Huge Problems Found During Home Inspections
Realtor.com News
You've finally found a buyer for your beloved home and signed a deal. Phew, what a relief! But then comes the reality check, aka the “home inspection.” Such simple words, yet so fraught with stress and fear! Many contracts include a contingency that ...

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Metra to add afternoon departure to Heritage Corridor line

Lemont Home Inspection News - Mon, 03/07/2016 - 16:19

Finally. After years of fighting for more service on the Heritage Corridor line, U.S. Rep. Dan Lipinski announced last week that Metra will add a mid-afternoon departure from Chicago starting Monday, March 14. The 2:45 p.m. departure from Union Station will expand weekday service on the line from six to seven trains, three inbound in the morning and four outbound in the afternoon/evening, giving southwest suburban commuters more options to get home.

13 Teens Busted for Underage Drinking: Blotter

Lemont Home Inspection News - Thu, 03/03/2016 - 16:19

Three juveniles were issued Local Ordinance Citation for Possession of Cannabis, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Possession or Consumption of Alcohol by a Minor following an incident at Warner Avenue and Weimer Avenue. They will appear in the local court.

Self-Directed IRAs: A Smarter Way to Invest in Real Estate

Real Estate News - Thu, 03/03/2016 - 13:08
For more than three decades, The Entrust Group has provided account administration services for self-directed retirement and tax-advantaged plans. The Entrust Group continues to assist people in purchasing alternative investments with their retirement funds, administering the buying and selling of assets that are typically unavailable through banks and brokerage firms such as real estate. The […]

Care home inspection might have prevented tragedy - ABC10.com

Home Inspection News - Wed, 03/02/2016 - 21:42

ABC10.com

Care home inspection might have prevented tragedy
ABC10.com
They are required in schools and hospitals, but for some reason regular fire inspections are not required in care homes where some of the most vulnerable Californians live. George Warren, KXTV 6:34 PM. PST March 02, 2016. Photo courtesy Sacramento ...

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Cubs second baseman Zobrist pays $1.84M for North Center new build

Chicago Tribune Homes - Wed, 03/02/2016 - 13:28

New Chicago Cubs second baseman Ben Zobrist last month paid $1.84 million for a newly built six-bedroom, 4,800-square-foot, Victorian-style mansion in North Center.

A Eureka native, Zobrist, 34, in December signed a four-year, $56 million contract with the Cubs. Now, Zobrist has put some of that...










Former ABC 7 anchor Sylvia Perez lists Hinsdale home for $1.95M

Chicago Tribune Homes - Wed, 03/02/2016 - 13:22

Former WLS-Ch. 7 anchor and reporter Sylvia Perez and her husband, Daniel Blasdell, have placed their four-bedroom, 4,375-square-foot mansion in Hinsdale back on the market for $1.95 million, after a hiatus of more than a year.

Perez left ABC 7 in 2013 after 24 years at the station and now runs...










Former Rep. Biggert sells historic Hinsdale home

Chicago Tribune Homes - Wed, 03/02/2016 - 13:06

Former U.S. Rep. Judy Biggert, R-Hinsdale, and her husband Rody on Tuesday sold their historic, seven-bedroom mansion on more than 1 acre in Hinsdale for $2 million.

Biggert, 78, served in the U.S. House for seven terms before losing her re-election bid in 2012 in a newly configured district.

In...










Prom Dress, Suit, & Dress Clothing ReSale This Saturday in Downtown Lemont

Lemont Home Inspection News - Wed, 03/02/2016 - 13:02

I strongly believe everyone should have the opportunity to look in the mirror and feel beautiful. Saturday's event was created with the hopes that we build the self esteem of many cinderellas and prince charmings.

Village Seeks Entries for St. Patrick's Day Parade

Lemont Home Inspection News - Wed, 03/02/2016 - 13:02

Families, Lemont organizations and local businesses are all invited to march or enter a float or vehicle in the St. Patrick's Day Parade on Saturday, March 5, 2016 at 1 p.m. Parade will line-up at 12:30 p.m. at Safety Village, 55 Stephen Street. Parade Route: South on Stephen Street, West on Main Street to the V.F.W. Hall, 15780 New Avenue.

Plan Commission Meeting

New Lenox Home Inspector News Feed - Tue, 03/01/2016 - 20:00
When: 7:00 PM March 01, 2016

Zoning Board of Appeals

New Lenox Home Inspector News Feed - Tue, 03/01/2016 - 20:00
When: 7:00 PM March 01, 2016

NLCTV Programming Change

New Lenox Home Inspector News Feed - Tue, 03/01/2016 - 13:00
When: 12:00 PM March 01, 2016

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