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Hecky's BBQ
“It was a hot, steamy day, and I decided to treat myself to some barbecue,” the charismatic and well-known StreetWise vendor/story-teller Eric Colbert reported. “I’ve heard about Hecky’s for a very long time, so I thought I’d better go. “When I...

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#FlytheW
John: My favorite Cubs moment is from this year. The Cubs were playing Seattle and were down 0-6 in the bottom of the 9th, Seattle pitched a fastball and the Cubs' hitter sent it out of the park.  My favorite player of all time from the Cubs is Br...

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Emergency Bnb
The mere idea of allowing refugees into the U.S. has been a polarizing topic around the country. But for some local good Samaritans, hosting refugees in their home is common sense.   That's why social entrepreneur Amr Arafa founded EmergencyBnB...

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Satirical Artist Deb Sokolow
When artist Deb Sokolow created her art piece "Some Concerns About the Candidate," she had no idea how relevant it would be for the 2016 presidential election. Her piece - currently on display in Weinberg/Newton Gallery’s exhibition "Sapphire" -...

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Kurt Vonnegut show
Starting on November 11, Veterans Day, the National Veterans Art Museum (NVAM) will host the first exhibition of over 30 screen prints by author Kurt Vonnegut Jr. inspired by his WWII experiences. “Vonnegut’s Odyssey” fits with NVAM’s mission to...