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2013-04-18 16:28:51

ORLAND PARK, Ill., April 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The State of Illinois has reached a fire safety milestone with 90 communities now requiring fire sprinklers in new construction one- and two-family homes. The number was reached after Hazel Crest and Niles recently passed home fire sprinkler requirements that will result in safer homes for residents and firefighters. Long Grove was the first Illinois community to pass a fire sprinkler ordinance in 1988. In the 2000s, a surge of...

2008-08-28 21:00:25

By Gary Lee Clothier Question: Who is the announcer who opens the television series "Adventures of Superman"? You know: "Faster than a speeding bullet! More powerful than a locomotive! Able to leap tall buildings at a single bound!" >D.L., Hazel Crest, Ill. Answer: During the 1950s, the voice of Willard "Bill" Kennedy filled the TV airwaves, and his work on "Superman" (1952 to 1958) made him one of the most recognized voices of the era. Kennedy (1908- 1997) was an actor, voice artist...