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Cost of Being a Fan
Vince: Don Smith is here today taking Russell’s spot for the day. Russell is in the field and Bill is taking the week off. Both will be back next week! In Chicago, we’ve got our great sports teams and unfortunately ticket prices are a beast! Price...

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Gwendolyn Brooks 100
Nora Brooks Blakely hosted an early 100th birthday party for her mother, the late Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Gwendolyn Brooks, with the launch of “Seasons,” a book of Brooks’s work, on March 1 in the penthouse of the University of Chicago’s Reva...

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Cubs Repeat?
Vince: It’s getting warmer and you can hear the crack of the bat! Baseball is coming back! The Chicago Cubs are getting ready to repeat, or try to defend that championship. The biggest question, which gave me warm thoughts this cold winter: can th...

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Raspberry Pi #3
The different operating systems of Linux: Ubuntu MATE-Easy Ubuntu MATE has several advantages. It comes closest to acting like the majority of Windows operating systems. It has a menu bar along the left side of the screen. The user clicks on the...

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WPA Stamps
The United States Postal Service issued a set of 10 new stamps on March 7 to commemorate the 1930s Works Progress Administration (WPA) Posters. The Emergency Relief Appropriation Act of 1935 was passed by the US Congress and signed into law by Pre...