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Skokie man charged in bomb threat at Niles police station 2010-07-08 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 8, 2010 , p. 10 Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats, Decesare, William
Security scare at Old Orchard 2008-03-06 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 6, 2008, p. 9 Safety devices and measures, Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats, Westfield Shoppingtown Old Orchard
Boy charged in bomb threat 2001-04-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 5, 2001, p. 4 Public School District 68 - Security, Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats, Old Orchard Junior High School
Bomb turns out to be a dud 1999-08-12 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 12, 1999, p. 4 Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats,
Caller threatens Loyola Academy 1999-05-06 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 6, 1999, p. 16 Loyola Academy - Athletics, Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats
Threat shows policy gap 1998-12-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 10, 1998, p. 18 Public School District 68 - Policies, Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats, Editorial
Parents blast D68 reaction to bomb threat 1998-11-19 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 19, 1998, p. 3 Public School District 68, Smith, Jay, Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats, Kersten, Thomas, Old Orchard Junior High School
School bomb threat moves polling place 1998-11-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 5, 1998, p. 3 Public School District 68 - Security, Elections, Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats, Old Orchard Junior High School
Bomb threats prompt JCC program to move 1996-12-19 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 19, 1996, p. 21 Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats, Jewish Community Centers of Chicago (JCC)
All's well at Wendy's 1996-08-15 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 15, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 1 Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats, Business - Restaurants and caterers
Teen charged in Niles West blast 1996-05-30 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 30, 1996, p. 6 Odirakallumkal, Jim Mari, Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats
Lenius gets life in Niles toolbox bombing 1996-04-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 18, 1996, p. 5 Crime and criminals - Murder, Conrad, Wayne, Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats
Niles pipe-bomb killer sentenced to life in jail : Wayne Conrad's murderer escapes death penalty 1996-04-18 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 18, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 1 Crime and criminals - Murder, Conrad, Wayne, Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats
More bomb threats at Oakton 1996-03-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 28, 1996, p. 20 Oakton Community College, Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats
Threats stop up Oakton security 1996-03-28 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 28, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 7 Oakton Community College, Safety devices and measures, Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats
Bomb threat thrice empty OCC campus 1996-03-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 21, 1996, p. 11 Oakton Community College, Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats
William Lenius found guilty : Jury returns murder verdict in five hours 1996-03-07 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 7, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 1 Crime and criminals - Murder, Conrad, Wayne, Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats, Conrad, Deborah
Widow recounts toolbox blast as trail begins 1996-02-29 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 29, 1996, p. 9 Conrad, Wayne, Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats, Conrad, Deborah, Marshall, Ellen
Pipe bomb murder trial begins 1996-02-29 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 29, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 1 Crime and criminals - Murder, Conrad, Wayne, Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats, Conrad, Deborah, Marshall, Ellen
Unabomber' arrest just a dud : police 1995-10-12 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 12, 1995, p. 14 Ross, Lindsay Carter, Unabomber, Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats, Evanston Police Department
Unabomber-generated media invade 1995-10-12 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 12, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 5 Arft, Larry, Unabomber, Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats, FBI, Berkwits, Jeff
Unabomber probe draws FBI, media 1995-08-31 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 31, 1995, p. 3 Markavitch, Vickie, Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Teachers and personnel, Berkwits, Jeff
FBI search for bomber hits home 1995-08-31 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 31, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 1 Unabomber, Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools)
Learn the V-E Day lesson 1995-05-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 18, 1995, p. 16 Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats, War - World War II (WWII), Editorial, Oklahoma City
Oklahoma bombing : It should inspire action against gun lobby 1995-05-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 4, 1995, p. 17 Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats, Firearms, Editorial, Oklahoma City
Close call for area man's kin 1995-04-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 27, 1995, p. 7 Langer, Milton, Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats, Oklahoma City
Area residents await call to help 1995-04-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 27, 1995, p. 7 Volunteer work, Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats, Red Cross, Oklahoma City
The best, the worst 1995-04-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 27, 1995, p. 16 Terrorism, Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats, Editorial, Oklahoma City
War hits home with 2 bomb threats at J 1991-01-24 The Mayer Kaplan Jewish Community Center in Skokie received a bomb threat on January 18. JCC officials decided to evacuate the building. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 24, 1991, Sec. 1, p. 1 Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats, Mayer Kaplan Jewish Community Center
Skokie youth found carrying explosives at union station 1990-01-11 A Skokie teenager was charged in Chicago with possession of explosive devices after he was stopped by Amtrak police January 9 at Union Station. Skokie Review, Thursday, January 11, 1990, p. 8 Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats,
3 bomb threats made 1989-05-18 Skokie police and fire officials responded to three telephone bomb threats last week. Skokie Review, Thursday, May 18, 1989, p. 9 Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats, Skokie Fire Department, Skokie Police Department
Motive unclear in bomb attempt of Skokie firm's car 1987-01-22 A live bomb spotted under a car owned by Total Reproductions, a Skokie publishing company, was successfully disarmed by the Cook County Sheriff's Police Bomb Squad. Skokie Review, Thursday, January 22, 1987, p. 5 Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats, Total Reproductions
Karr sentenced to 15 years 1985-07-18 Earl Karr, a former Skokie resident accused of planting pipe bombs in Midwestern states last summer, will receive a 15-year sentence for possession of explosives and attempt to discharge a bomb. Skokie Review, Thursday, July 18, 1985, p. 4 Karr, Earl, Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats
Former Skokian sentenced in Midwest pipe bomb incidents 1985-07-04 Earl Karr, a former resident of Skokie, was sentenced to 18 months in jail after being found guilty in Minnesota of possessing an explosive device. He also faces charges in Wisconsin, Iowa and Illinois. Skokie Review, Thursday, July 4, 1985, p. 7 Karr, Earl, Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats
The blotter 1984-11-04 No injuries were reported in a pipe bomb explosion at Jane Stenson School on October 31. The blast caused $500 damage and was part of a series of attacks on school property. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, November 4, 1984, Sec. 1, p. 2 Public School District 68 - Buildings, Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats, Jane Stenson Elementary School, Crime and criminals - Vandalism
Pipe bomb suspect is Skokian 1984-06-14 Earl Steven Karr, the man suspected of planting 24 pipe bombs in Illinois, Wisconsin and Minnesota, is a former Skokie resident who attended Niles North for three years. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 14, 1984, Sec. 1, p. 2 Karr, Earl, Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats
Bomb damages rear door of Skokie home 1983-03-20 A North Karlov Ave. home suffered $2,000 in damage when a bomb exploded near the rear door of the home. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, March 20, 1983, Sec. 1, p. 2 Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats,
Student faces arson charges 1981-07-19 Sugwon Lee, a Niles West senior, faces criminal charges after he surrendered following his release from the hospital. He made a pipe-bomb and was found, injured, in the school washroom, with a detonator in his pocket, after the bomb exploded. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, July 19, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 1 Lee, Sugwon, Niles West High School, Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools)
Senior prank ends in tragedy 1981-06-04 Sugwon Lee, an 18-year-old senior at Niles West brought a home built bomb to school. The bomb was accidentally detonated in the men's washroom, injuring Lee. No charges have been filed. The News, Thursday, June 4, 1981, p. 3 Lee, Sugwon, Niles West High School, Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools)
Student injured by bomb has surgery 1981-06-04 Sugwon Lee, who lost his left thumb and nearly lost his fingers on his left hand after a homemade pipe bomb exploded in a Niles West High School washroom, had a second operation on June 1. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 4, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 10 Lee, Sugwon, Niles West High School, Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats
Attempt on Village Hall bombs out 1975-08-28 Bomb was discovered in Village Hall on August 25th. The News, Thursday, August 28, 1975, p. 3 Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats, Village Hall
No bomb at SFS 1975-04-24 Bomb threat at Skokie Federal Savings and Loan is hoax. The News, Thursday, April 24, 1975, p. 5 Skokie Federal Savings and Loan Association, Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats
2nd bomb threat 1974-03-28 Old Orchard Professional Building was evacuated on March 22nd after a bomb threat. The News, Thursday, March 28, 1974, p. 2 Old Orchard Professional Building, Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats
Suspend 4 West sophs for part in bombing 1972-02-17 Four Niles West students suspended for setting off bomb in restroom. The News, Thursday, February 17, 1972, p. 9 Niles West High School, Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools)
Bomb scare disrupts Nilehi hearings again 1970-08-27 Bomb scare disrupts teachers hearings. The News, Thursday, August 27, 1970, p. 12 Pildes, Judith, Crime and criminals - Bombs and bomb threats, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Board, Palm, John, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Teachers and personnel