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By Margaret Lyons in News on Oct 12, 2007 12:14AM

Adam Richer made that cool time-lapse video. Thanks for sharing it with us, Adam!
FAO Schwartz is going to open in Macy's.

The president of Southern Illinois University plagiarized his thesis back in 1984, but school officials decided today that it was just a mistake, and he should keep his job.

The Pui Tak Community Center at 2216 S. Wentworth Ave won a $100,000 landmark-preservation grant.