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Looking at Loyola
Donald: I am most interested in Villanova for the tournament. They have six players averaging double digits. They are a solid rebounding team too. Their offense relies on ball movement and they have a great assist-to-turnover ratio.  They are gonn...

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Solar Energy Pt. 3
In our last column, we talked about solar energy paying for itself after the cost of parts and installation.   “As of the first half of 2017, the average price for a solar panel system in Chicago was $3.48 per watt,” according to EnergySage (ht...

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Black Panther
In 1976, a 12-year-old black youth named Don could be seen on any given day walking through the stacks at a local comic book store. “I practically lived there,” Don laughed. He had always drawn pictures of Batman and Superman for his brothers, but...

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Basketball 2018
Donald: I’m Donald and I’m here with SportsWise and with me is John Hagan. We’re talking about Major Leauge Baseball teams that we think are going to show up in the West and in the East. What’s really happening and what’s going on. We got the A.L....

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Solar Power pt 2
I have loved solar panels since I was a kid in 5th grade. I thought it was the coolest thing to be able to convert sunlight to electricity and then use that electricity for something useful. The simplest of all solar panel experiments uses one 3-v...