Archive for November, 2012

Football Madness Starts Tonight

The SEC title game will the biggest game of the weekend as the NIU Huskies should be able to repeat as champions and win their 12th in a row. On the professional level the Bears will be pinning for a win to keep their momentum going into December where they will try and put some distance between themselves and the […]

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Getting Stomped by Albert Haynesworth in 2006

Bears and Cubs Refuse to Hibernate – Take Action to Fill Holes

The Chicago Bears’ O-Line has been fairly criticized all year for its atrocious play, and its weakness has been compounded by recent injruires to RG Lance Louis and LG Chris Spencer.  So the Bears have reacted by acquiring C Andre Gurode.  Gurode – who most recently played for the Ravens – gained some notoriety as a Cowboy when he was stomped on by Albert Haynesworth in an incident that started the […]

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NOW IS THE TIME: YOUTH VIOLENCE IN CHICAGO

NOW IS THE TIME: YOUTH VIOLENCE IN CHICAGO

VIDEO: Filmmaker Bill Ward follows three Chicago teens to gain insight into their experience with Now Is The Time, a citywide campaign against youth violence and intolerance. This clip comes from a longer documentary in progress. The Chicago Public Library, Facing History and Ourselves, and Steppenwolf Theatre Company have teamed up to sponsor a citywide initiative to end youth violence […]

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Has mad a strong case for AP Coach of the Year

College Football Showcases Coaching as Best in Class

The college football regular season winds down this weekend and teams have post-season prospects or they don’t.  When all’s said and done – by which I mean when Alabama or Georgia reminds us all why the SEC is the dominant conference of the modern era – fans will shift their focus to other sports and otherwise mundane aspects of life.  But not so the college football coach, […]

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Cutler and Teammates had some fun as they snap their losing streak and rout Minnesota

Cutler, Bears Back to Vanquish Vikings – Seahawks Hover – Packers Loom Large

The Chicago Bears returned to winning ways with Cutler’s return, as Michael Bush and the defense drove an 18-point victory through the Vikings to end a 2- game losing streak.  The Bears’ win combined with the Packers’ stultifying loss to the Giants put the Bears in sole possession of first place in the NFC Central. The Bears’ defense showed up this week to cause a slew of turnovers, including Adrian […]

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Rahm Emanuel: Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012

In the morning, Mayor Emanuel will be joined by Congressman Luis Gutierrez as the Mayor hosts the second Citizenship swearing in ceremony in City Hall’s City Council Chambers, where 50 Chicago residents representing 26 countries will become citizens of the United States of America. Then in the afternoon, Mayor Emanuel will speak at the send-off celebration at the Millennium Park Pritzker […]

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Rahm Emanuel: Sunday, Nov. 25, 2012

Mayor Emanuel has no public events scheduled at this time.

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Rahm Emanuel: Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012

Mayor Emanuel has no public events scheduled at this time.

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Rahm Emanuel: Friday, Nov. 23, 2012

Mayor Emanuel has no public events scheduled at this time.

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Rahm Emanuel: Thursday, Nov. 22, 2012

Mayor Emanuel has no public events scheduled at this time.

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