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Midday News Links

By Staff in News on Aug 31, 2011 5:40PM

  • Three people, including a baby, were seriously injured during a rollover accident on Lake Shore Drive this morning. [Sun-Times]
  • Four dogs in a Lincoln park home were seized by authorities after being suspected of abuse. [Chicago Breaking News]
  • How is the new City Council enjoying its post-Daley freedom? By conducting business as usual. [Reader]
  • Moo & Oink sets a Sept. 7 auction date unless they can find a buyer. [Crain's]
  • The Stephens name in Rosemont is very lucrative. [Daily Herald]
  • University of Chicago law students will defend Latino street cart vendors in their efforts to sell their product without being harassed by police. [Huffington Post Chicago]
  • A Near West Side Baptist church that suffered significant damage during the Blizzaster is set to reopen. [Chicago Journal]