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Top 10 lunch items at PMSA

1. Mashed potatoes

2. Spaghetti

3. Fried chicken

4. Cream of chicken and rice soup

5. Chicken noodle soup

6. Father & Sons Pizza

7. Chicken tacos

8. Chicken sandwich

9. Nachos with meat

10. Beef tacos

Ten most common crimes in 2007

1. Retail theft 181 incidents

2. Theft totaling $300 or less 138 incidents

3. Possession of marijuana: 30 grams or less 117 incidents

4. Burglary from motor vehicle 111 incidents

5. Possession of drug paraphernalia 74 incidents

6. Residential burglary 68 incidents

7. Theft totaling more than $300 52 incidents

8. Possession of controlled substance 47 incidents

9. Theft from motor vehicle 23 incidents

10. Robbery 20 incidents

Incidents represent those reported to police between Jan. 1 and Dec. 1, 2007.

10 most popular new library titles

1. “A Thousand Splendid Suns” – Khaled Hosseini

2. “Simple Genius” – David Baldacci

3. “Sisters” – Danielle Steel

4. “Best Life Diet” – Bob Greene

5. “Plum Lovin'” – Janet Evanovich

6. “Probable Cause” – Theresa Schwegel

7. “You Suck” – Christopher Moore

8. “Step on a Crack” – James Patterson

9. “Fresh Disasters” – Stuart Woods

10. “I Heard That Song Before” – Mary Higgins Clark

Ten most popular ForestParkReview.com news stories

Headline, Times Viewed, Date Published

1. Developers push village for Roos project approval 7,366 Jan. 10

2. Winning in the blogosphere 3,756 Jan. 31

3. Budget busting holiday 2,961 Dec. 20, 2006

4. Scam artist takes shopper for $1,000 2,458 Dec. 13, 2006

5. Council sets new mark for brevity; Doolin goes casual 2,325 March 28

6. Principal takes hard line on student behavior 2,282 March 28

7. Witnesses tackle combative resident 2,024 Dec. 19, 2006

8. Pellet gun used in alleged shooting 1,981 Dec. 5, 2006

9. Candidates tout cooperative spirit 1,953 March 21

10. Upswing in hip-swiveling revives belly dancing 1,947 April 11