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Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, September 25

10:13 AM CDT on September 25, 2019

    • Despite Lori's opposition, proponents are still pushing for Metra fare cuts, service increases (HPH)
    • Tribune: Liz Boshardy, 29, killed by a trucker who failed to yield set an example for a life well-lived
    • Man reportedly attacked 2 women with a hammer on a Crystal Lake bike/ped trail (ABC)
    • Bomb scare shuts down Diversey/Clark/Broadway intersection for 2 hours (Block Club)
    • Evanston is seeing a bike theft epidemic (Evanston Now)
    • The Purple/Brown collision near Sedgwick resulted in 14 people being sent to hospitals (NBC)
    • 2 Chicago police officers complete 300-mile bike ride to draw attention to the opioid crisis (ABC)

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Thanks for your support, and enjoy your autumn.

– John Greenfield, editor, Streetsblog Chicago

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