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    White Sox Game Notes For Wednesday @ Minnesota

    *The Twins are 9-3 vs. rookie starting pitchers this season. *Carlos Rodon has had 4 straight quality starts with a 1.61 ERA and holding opponents to a .177 batting average. * Tommy Milone has yet to lose to Chicago in six career starts and has 1.64  ERA vs. the White Sox. * Adam LaRoche went […]

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    White Sox Game Notes For Monday vs. Boston

    * The Red Sox lost, 8-6, yesterday to the Royals, splitting their four-game series at Fenway Park over the weekend with the setback. Boston is just 3-12 in 15 road contests since the 2015 All-Star break. * Chicago dropped an 8-6 decision in Seattle yesterday, snapping its three-game winning streak in the process. The White […]

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    No scoreboard till Saturday for Fox during Bears workouts with the Colts

    INDIANAPOLIS – It’s an opinion that often becomes fact during a session which scores are not kept. Who won a scrimmage when there are early whistles, no hitting of the quarterback and no running clock to contend with? It can depend on the opinions of those watching-from the coaches to the media or sometimes fans. […]

  • Lunchbreak: Frontier executive chef Brian Jupiter makes oyster bisque

    Brian Jupiter Frontier 1072 N. Milwaukee Avenue Chicago (773) 772-4322 Events: Sunday, August 23 Shrimp Boil noon – 3:00 p.m. 5th Annual Mother Shucker Oyster Shucking Contest 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Oyster Bisque Ingredients: 20 oz oysters 7 oz artichokes 1 cup onions 1 cup celery 1/2 cup green bell pepper 1/4 […]

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    If you are currently a student age 13 or older in the Chicagoland viewing area or NW Indiana, nominate a teacher who you feel makes a difference at your school or in your community. 1. WHO CAN BE NOMINATED? Any teacher who is currently employed by a school (kindergarten, elementary, junior high, high school, vocational, […]

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    A peek inside 33rd annual Arlington Million

    ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. — Beautiful horses and jockeys and exciting races may be the draw to Arlington Park for the Million, but certainly not the only reason crowds pack in here on a hot August day. There is also the music, food and party around the park. The beverages and array of delectable dishes helped […]

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    15 Chicago festivals to hit before summer is over

    Don’t let the remaining weeks of summer slip away from you. Here’s a list of Chicago festivals you can still hit this August to take advantage of the best summer city in the world. Festa Italiana (August 13-16 on Taylor between Ashland & Racine) – In the heart of Little Italy, enjoy the most authentic Italian food in Chicago, as […]

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    White Sox Game Notes For Monday vs. Los Angeles/Anaheim/California

    * The Halos beat the Orioles, 5-4, in 11 innings yesterday at home, winning their second straight series since a season-long six-game losing streak, July 28-August 2. The walkoff victory was the Angels’ ninth of the 2015 campaign – most in the AL, and second most in MLB overall (Cubs – 10). * Chicago lost, […]

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    Cubs Game Notes For Tuesday vs. Milwaukee

    * Milwaukee defeated St. Louis, 5-4, at Miller Park on Sunday, snapping its two-game streak of getting shut out with the victory. The Brewers are 34-7 overall when scoring five or more times this season (17-1 on the road). * The Cubs beat the Giants, 2-0, on Sunday, sweeping four from San Francisco over the […]

  • Bears running back Ka'Deem Carey tries to break free of a tackle during the Bears' Family Fest practice at Soldier Field on August 8th.

    While just preseason, Bears enter first game week

    CHICAGO – He didn’t say that he was playing some Aliotta Haynes and Jeremiah while making the drive, but it would have been appropriate. For the first time John Fox made the journey via car towards Chicago’s football stadium. At some point he made his way down Lake Shore Drive-hence the song reference-and then inside […]