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Chiditarod 2018
On the afternoon of March 3 in the Wicker Park and Ukrainian Village Chicago neighborhoods, an unsuspecting bystander might have been surprised to see a group of people in over-the-top costumes and a shopping cart. They might have been even more s...

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Mummies 2018
The Field Museum welcomed home “Mummies” from its successful national tour with a concluding exhibit that runs until April 21. The exhibit features 14 Peruvian and Egyptian mummifications comprised entirely from the Field’s own collection, with te...

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MLK & Labor
On April 4, 1968, Martin Luther King was leading a black sanitation workers’ strike among American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) Local 1733 members in Memphis when the Civil Rights leader was assassinated.  While the...

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MLK 50 Years Later
At 6:01 p.m. on April 4, bells will toll at the National Civil Rights Museum in Memphis, TN to mark 50 years since a sniper struck down the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. King had been standing on the balcony of his room at the adjacent Lorraine...

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Open Mic April 2018
Donald: I really enjoy the outside shooting going on in the NBA. There are so many sharpshooters. Now there are lots of guys who can shoot, but can also dunk the ball. That kind of athleticism used to be rarer. I think the Golden State Warriors re...