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Steve June 30, 2014 at 11:11 am
That Aurora event you listed is from 2008. It's no longer at IMSA. They will be at McCullough ParkRead More and RiverEdge Park. Here is the link to the current page: https://www.aurora-il.org/detail.php?dateID=6820
Ryan Hugh Mackey is one of the producers of the Tony-Award winning "A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder." Credit: Facebook screenshot
Vicky Polito June 9, 2014 at 04:59 pm
I saw this briefly yesterday! What a great win. I'm telling ya, us Illinoisans/Midwesterners/SmallRead More Towners--loaded with all sorts of talent and drive. Congrats to Mr. Mackey and his colleagues on "A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder".
Scott Marshall (second from right) with host Dave Navarro (left) and judges Chris Nunez and Oliver Peck. Credit: Submitted photo
ZoeMom May 21, 2014 at 01:45 pm
Congrats, Scott! This isn't a show we'd normally watch, but your Dad told us about it so we tunedRead More it. Awesome art and we really enjoyed it. You played the game perfectly, too. Great strategies, but it was your art that really put you in first. Best of luck in your career.
Nurse Cratchet May 22, 2014 at 09:24 am
His personality leaves a lot to be desired...
Darkness May 30, 2014 at 09:52 am
He has the personality of a poop log. I don't care how good of an artist he his, I'll never go toRead More get work done by him. Talent matters but personality goes a long way. They should have given him dbag of the show award too.
John Belushi and Bill Murray, Chicago's comedy gift to America. You're welcome.
sklogw April 21, 2014 at 02:53 pm
HaHa very funny Mother F******
sklogw April 21, 2014 at 02:54 pm
A quote from Eddie Murphy (Not from Chicago) LMAO
Gary April 21, 2014 at 04:28 pm
Well ... Illinois IS a national joke, so ....
Rescue dogs are being trained for shows at Shedd Aquarium. | WGN
Gina Christopher February 26, 2014 at 09:15 pm
Trying to distract from the fact that they have wild captured whales and dolphins in their poolsRead More that they kidnapped to exploit for money!
william savick February 26, 2014 at 10:24 pm
Learning how to take care of this whale species now will save it from extinction decades from nowRead More when their numbers are diminished through reckless hunting.
Grumpy Old Man February 27, 2014 at 08:02 am
There are good reasons for certain institutions to capture wild creatures. WS mentioned one. ThatRead More said, there is the problem with over stocking of captured animals and not understanding them. Orcas are the primary example. Most orcas are not being captured for study but for profit. And when you have an 8 - 10 ton animal in an enclosed space your may have trouble - two trainers killed by the same orca. There are no recorded instances of orcas attacking humans in the wild - get one in a tank and even if the death is accidental you are still playing with fire - orcas are not dogs. They are highly intelligent creatures - actually the largest member of the dolphin family although their size resulted in their being termed "whale" many years ago and it has stuck. So I agree with both Gina and William on that subject. I am a little surprised that the Shedd is now expanding into a dog show as well. if that helps encourage people to adopt rescued dogs, great.
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Ty Conderoga February 18, 2014 at 12:03 pm
(20 ILCS 1605/2) (from Ch. 120, par. 1152) Sec. 2. This Act is enacted to implement andRead More establish within the State a lottery to be conducted by the State through the Department. The entire net proceeds of the Lottery are to be used for the support of the State's Common School Fund, except as provided in subsection (o) of Section 9.1 and Sections 21.2, 21.5, 21.6, 21.7, and 21.8. The annual salary of the Director is $142,000.
Ty Conderoga February 18, 2014 at 12:05 pm
notable words: net & except.
JR February 19, 2014 at 08:35 am
Ty, the even bigger political game was that the lottery was sold to ADD TO school funding. Instead,Read More what they did was to use the proceeds to REPLACE the existing funding. The net effect is the schools got about the same amount of money but the state got a huge windfall of new money (the old source of money that used to go to the schools) that they then used on port barrel spending to buy themselves more years at the public trough.
Trainers Bob Harper and Jillian Michaels — and Plainfield resident Tanya Winfield — react to Rachel's weight loss during the "Biggest Loser" live finale. Credit: Screenshot
Kathy Kohler February 6, 2014 at 08:00 am
I have to give the winner credit for accomplishing her goals although she was WAY too thin andRead More looked sick. Too much weight loss is not good for a person's body in such a short period of time and it's difficult to maintain that weight and creates a yo-yo.
David Chesney September 20, 2013 at 07:52 am
An incredibly talented community.
Whitewater Ice Cream September 20, 2013 at 06:38 pm
I am so happy to announce that Hydraulic was opened at 4:30 today for the weekend festival. I wantRead More to thank Senator Durbin's office and IDOT for helping us out. Hydraulic will be a right only intersection permanently. Now you can drive west on Hydraulic and turn right onto Rt 47. Foxy's Ice Cream is happy and open all weekend. www.foxysicecream.com
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