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LIVE BLOG: Jackie Robinson West faces Mountain Ridge again in U.S. Championship

This is it. The rematch. Chicago’s Jackie Robinson West Little League team has lost one game in its Little League World Series run – to Mountain Ridge of Las Vegas. Now they face that team again; this time for the U.S. Championship.

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Another blunder for Quinn administration’s anti-violence program?

When Gov. Pat Quinn invested millions of state dollars into his now-tainted Neighborhood Recovery Initiative, one aim was to steer kids away from crime while putting a little spending money in their pockets. Shaquille Wilson allegedly didn’t get that money the way Quinn’s administration envisioned when rolling out the 2010 anti-violence program with a promise of “economic opportunity” for young people in the city’s most violent neighborhoods.

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      Enhance at-home drinking with a bar

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      Sipping on a beverage at home can be just as enjoyable and more economical as enjoying a drink at a trendy bar. To enhance your … Read More

      ‘On the Town’ hums along in the key of NYC

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      HEDY WEISS: The Marriott Theatre revival moves with the style and the frantic pace of its setting. Read More