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Jason Maholy, Freelance Reporter
11:49 am CDT August 1, 2017
The hottest, most oppressive period of summer is sometimes referred to as “the dog days,” so-called because the star Sirius — or the “dog star” — is prominent in the night sky in the Northern Hemisphere. The summer of 2017 has been practically free of dog days in the southwest suburbs, but it was a dog’s night Thursday, July 27 ...