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NBC Chicago
2016 Chicago Marathon Strives for Sustainabilityresponsible event production practices. The initiatives being introduced this
2016 Chicago Marathon Strives for Sustainability
NBC Chicago / Posted 2 hours ago
responsible event production practices. The initiatives being introduced this year include water filling stations in Grant Park to reduce the need for single use plastic water bottles and an active presence of Green Team volunteers and... Read more
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ajc.com
Old mansion built with Coke money, now Emory-owned, may get...tiger, four lions, a black leopard, a gorilla, baboons, and six elephants” that
Old mansion built with Coke money, now Emory-owned, may get...
ajc.com / Posted 11 hours ago
tiger, four lions, a black leopard, a gorilla, baboons, and six elephants” that were donated to what would become the Grant Park Zoo, according to the Save Briarcliff website. The property was bought by Emory University in 1998. The Candlers... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Vikings volleyball teams reach quarter-finalsvolleyball tournament. The Vikings won six of eight sets in the round robin, w
Vikings volleyball teams reach quarter-finals
Brandon Sun / Posted 4 days ago
volleyball tournament. The Vikings won six of eight sets in the round robin, which stopped set scores at 25. Massey beat Grant Park 2-0 (25-12, 25-10) and Niverville 2-0 (25-19, 25-24) and split their matches with St. Paul’s 1-1 (23-25, 25-19)... Read more
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ajc.com
Does crisis training for cops really work?and officers from all over the state Sept. 2, ahead of a 5-kilometer fundraisin
Does crisis training for cops really work?
ajc.com / Posted 5 days ago
and officers from all over the state Sept. 2, ahead of a 5-kilometer fundraising walk scheduled for Oct. 8 in Atlanta’s Grant Park. Pat Strode, the CIT Program administrator, and Brookhaven Police Chief Gary Yandura hosted the 30-minute... Read more
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Forres Gazette
Funding shortfall puts fireworks display at riskand bonfire event for several years. It is one of the biggest events in the to
Funding shortfall puts fireworks display at risk
Forres Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
and bonfire event for several years. It is one of the biggest events in the town, attracting up to 8,000 people to Grant Park. The display runs thanks to the generosity of the people of Forres and does not generate a profit. The cost of... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
How Tony Karman catapulted Expo Chicago into the art world spotlightremained.. Then came 2006, and a sort of art show apocalypse. Two days before
How Tony Karman catapulted Expo Chicago into the art world spotlight
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
remained.. Then came 2006, and a sort of art show apocalypse. Two days before Art Chicago was to open its doors in Grant Park, dealers were left hanging after the show's owner failed to build out the site. Financial troubles loomed, Mayor... Read more
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NBC Chicago
What You'll See at Each Mile of the 2016 Chicago Marathonunique tour of Chicago. Here's what you can expect at each mile of the race.
What You'll See at Each Mile of the 2016 Chicago Marathon
NBC Chicago / Posted 7 days ago
unique tour of Chicago. Here's what you can expect at each mile of the race. Mile 1Near North Side: After departing from Grant Park to begin the 26.2-mile journey, runners will reach their first mile marker on the Near North Side just west of... Read more
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ajc.com
In season: basilFor four years, Nuri Icgoren gardened in his Grant Park backyard while dreaming
In season: basil
ajc.com / Posted 7 days ago
For four years, Nuri Icgoren gardened in his Grant Park backyard while dreaming of something bigger. That something bigger turned out to be Urban Sprout Farms, 5 acres of land in Atlanta’s Polar Rock neighborhood, all within a stone’s throw of... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. pump prices rise as Colonial fixes gasoline pipeline leakcontainers and piling them into the back of his Ford Explorer van just after to
U.S. pump prices rise as Colonial fixes gasoline pipeline leak
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
containers and piling them into the back of his Ford Explorer van just after topping up his tank at a Mobile station in the Grant Park neighborhood where it cost $2.49 for regular self-serve. "Normally it would cost me $40 to fill her up, but today... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US pump prices rise as Colonial fixes gasoline pipeline leakcontainers and piling them into the back of his Ford Explorer van just after to
US pump prices rise as Colonial fixes gasoline pipeline leak
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
containers and piling them into the back of his Ford Explorer van just after topping up his tank at a Mobile station in the Grant Park neighborhood where it cost US$2.49 for regular self-serve. "Normally it would cost me US$40 to fill her up, but... Read more
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Forres Gazette
Forres musicians help fill pipe band's trophy cabinetParade. “2622 were involved in Forres Scottish Week last year,” said Stephen.
Forres musicians help fill pipe band's trophy cabinet
Forres Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
Parade. “2622 were involved in Forres Scottish Week last year,” said Stephen. “We also played at Armed Forces Day in Grant Park two years ago. “I never got involved with Forres Pipe Band as I joined the Army at 16 then learned to... Read more
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FOX News
Hot Houses: A penthouse in the sky and a castle for millionaire skiersat 836 feet. The grand apartment, expected to be completed in 2019, will have v
Hot Houses: A penthouse in the sky and a castle for millionaire skiers
FOX News / Posted 12 days ago
at 836 feet. The grand apartment, expected to be completed in 2019, will have views of Lake Michigan, the Chicago River, Grant Park and the city skyline as well as an 800-square-foot private terrace. If the penthouse sells for the $15 million... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari's Plagiarized Speech in "Change Begins With Me"of rent seekers and vested interests, while the majority suffers." President O
Buhari's Plagiarized Speech in "Change Begins With Me"
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
of rent seekers and vested interests, while the majority suffers." President Obama used the precise words at a rally in Grant Park in Chicago, Illinois, United States, after winning the race for the White House in November 2008. Eight years... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Lady Gaga to take on Amy Winehouse song for the late singer's foundationafter her death at the age of 27, and the star was happy to help. Singer Amy W
Lady Gaga to take on Amy Winehouse song for the late singer's foundation
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 12 days ago
after her death at the age of 27, and the star was happy to help. Singer Amy Winehouse performs onstage at Lollapalooza in Grant Park on August 5, 2007 in Chicago. Photo / Getty Mitch told The Sun: "I love Lady Gaga. I know she's bit kooky but... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Gospel arises anew in Chicago hip-hopSir the Baptist climbed inside a casket one Sunday afternoon in Grant Park a fe
Gospel arises anew in Chicago hip-hop
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
Sir the Baptist climbed inside a casket one Sunday afternoon in Grant Park a few months ago at the Lollapalooza festival, and imagined himself as a corpse. "Would you care if it was me?" he asked, and the crowd of several thousand onlookers stirred.... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Santa Clara County Features Five Pianos in Five Parksto be encouraged to play. Sunset Piano and DC Piano donated the instruments.
Santa Clara County Features Five Pianos in Five Parks
NBC Bay Area / Posted 14 days ago
to be encouraged to play. Sunset Piano and DC Piano donated the instruments. Vasona Park, Los Gatos Casa Grande Almaden Quicksilver Park, San Jose Joseph D. Grant Park, San Jose Uvas Canyon Park, Morgan Hill Coyote Lake-Havey Bear Park, G... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
“A piece of concrete fell from the rafters and hit a passenger at Union Station so I guess you can’t say ‘Well, my train is late but it could be worse’ anymore”saying the sugar lobby worked to pin all bad food news on fat, Lollapalooza pic
“A piece of concrete fell from the rafters and hit a passenger at Union Station so I guess you can’t say ‘Well, my train is late but it could be worse’ anymore”
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 15 days ago
saying the sugar lobby worked to pin all bad food news on fat, Lollapalooza picking up the tab to pay for the damage to Grant Park, the Cubs lowering their magic number to 3, the Sox looking to play spoiler against the Indians, the Bears hurting... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Cost to restore Grant Park after Lollapalooza exceeds $450,000The cost to restore Grant Park after four days of Lollapalooza this summer reac
Cost to restore Grant Park after Lollapalooza exceeds $450,000
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
The cost to restore Grant Park after four days of Lollapalooza this summer reached more than $450,000, nearly double the cost of repairs last year, when the festival was only three days long. The cost of repairs reached $453,000 this year,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
No, that's not a real marathon in Grant Park, it's 'Chicago Med'If you're anywhere near Grant Park this week, don't be fooled by the throngs of
No, that's not a real marathon in Grant Park, it's 'Chicago Med'
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
If you're anywhere near Grant Park this week, don't be fooled by the throngs of people decked out in running gear. No, they're not there to rub their fitness in your face, they're part of filming for an upcoming episode of NBC's "Chicago... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Christy Turlington, Rob Riggle to run Chicago Marathonto online records. The former "Daily Show" correspondent is running on behalf o
Christy Turlington, Rob Riggle to run Chicago Marathon
Chicago Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
to online records. The former "Daily Show" correspondent is running on behalf of Project Salute, an organization that supports veterans, according to a marathon representative. The Chicago Marathon is set to kick off 7:30 a.m. Oct. 9 in Grant... Read more
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Raw Story
Trump campaign agrees with Netanyahu: Palestinians guilty of ethnic cleansingUS Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump (R) greets Indiana Governor M
Trump campaign agrees with Netanyahu: Palestinians guilty of ethnic cleansing
Raw Story / Posted 16 days ago
US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump (R) greets Indiana Governor Mike Pence (L) during a campaign rally at Grant Park Event Center in Westfield, Indiana (AFP / by Michael Mathes) Don't miss stories. Follow Raw Story! Republican... Read more
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Evening Standard
Lady Gaga panics Nick Grimshaw over 'potty mouth' as she swears on Radio One2010 in Los Angeles, California. Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images Lady Gaga pe
Lady Gaga panics Nick Grimshaw over 'potty mouth' as she swears on Radio One
Evening Standard / Posted 19 days ago
2010 in Los Angeles, California. Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images Lady Gaga performs as part of Lollapalooza 2010 at Grant Park on 06 August 2010 in Chicago, Illinois. Tim Mosenfelder/Getty Images Lady Gaga performs on stage on 21 May 2010... Read more
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The Mercury News
Tickling the ivories again in Santa Clara County parksat Coyote Lake-Harvey Bear Ranch’s Anglers picnic area; and near the historic G
Tickling the ivories again in Santa Clara County parks
The Mercury News / Posted 20 days ago
at Coyote Lake-Harvey Bear Ranch’s Anglers picnic area; and near the historic Grant house and rose garden at Joseph D. Grant Park. The pianos will be in the parks through Oct. 5, and residents can reserve a performance time, for free, by... Read more
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Daily Herald
Fairs & fests: Festival of the Vine, Rauetoberfest, street fests and moreCity Wine Festival: 4:30 to 10 p.m. Friday, Sept. 9, and 2:30 to 8 p.m. Saturda
Fairs & fests: Festival of the Vine, Rauetoberfest, street fests and more
Daily Herald / Posted 21 days ago
City Wine Festival: 4:30 to 10 p.m. Friday, Sept. 9, and 2:30 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 10, at Buckingham Fountain in Grant Park, 301 S. Columbus Drive, Chicago. Musical acts, local fare, wine tastings and more. Wine-tasting tickets range from... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Watch: Catching up with Chicago rapper Joey Purp backstage at Lollapaloozaperformers just before they hit it big with Grammy nominations, "Saturday Night
Watch: Catching up with Chicago rapper Joey Purp backstage at Lollapalooza
Chicago Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
performers just before they hit it big with Grammy nominations, "Saturday Night Live" musical guest spots and international adoration. Tribune critic Greg Kot looks at the fresh faces who wowed crowds in Grant Park before becoming household... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Raft armada to celebrate late Chicagoan's life at Jazz Festwas an outgoing art student new to Chicago, eager to explore the city. She wand
Raft armada to celebrate late Chicagoan's life at Jazz Fest
Chicago Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
was an outgoing art student new to Chicago, eager to explore the city. She wandered over to the Chicago Jazz Festival in Grant Park and introduced herself to a random woman — a woman who just happened to have a friend she'd been trying to set... Read more
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SportingNews
NFL draft has grown to Rocky-like proportions, and it's never going backarea every February for its marquee event, it’s now doing on a smaller scale in
NFL draft has grown to Rocky-like proportions, and it's never going back
SportingNews / Posted 26 days ago
area every February for its marquee event, it’s now doing on a smaller scale in late April. The league expanded to Grant Park in Chicago the last two years and — as they said so proudly in Thursday’s announcement of the 2017 move to... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Hispanic backers sour on Trump after immigration speechearlier this week. Presumptive US Republican presidential candidate Donald Tru
Hispanic backers sour on Trump after immigration speech
Eye Witness News / Posted 26 days ago
earlier this week. Presumptive US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump arrives to address a campaign rally at Grant Park Event Center in Westfield, Indiana. Picture: AFP. Donald Trump,US Presidential Elections,Mexico,US presidential... Read more
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New England Sports Network
Philadelphia To Host 2017 NFL Draft, Which Could Be Quiet One For Eaglescommissioner Roger Goodell announced Thursday that Philadelphia will host the 2
Philadelphia To Host 2017 NFL Draft, Which Could Be Quiet One For Eagles
New England Sports Network / Posted 27 days ago
commissioner Roger Goodell announced Thursday that Philadelphia will host the 2017 NFL Draft from April 27-29. Chicago’s Grant Park hosted the draft in 2015 and 2016 after New York’s Radio City Music Hall was the draft’s site from 1964 to 2014.... Read more
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NFL.com
Philadelphia to host 2017 NFL Draftto be a successful venue for the three-day event. With an outdoor fan festival
Philadelphia to host 2017 NFL Draft
NFL.com / Posted 27 days ago
to be a successful venue for the three-day event. With an outdoor fan festival called "Draft Town" anchored at Chicago's Grant Park and replete with fan attractions, this year's draft drew an estimated 225,000 fans. The previous year, the draft... Read more
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USA Today
Andrew Mason's travel app expands with celebrity twistactor Joel Grey, a visit to the Venice Beach skate park in California, by pro s
Andrew Mason's travel app expands with celebrity twist
USA Today / Posted 27 days ago
actor Joel Grey, a visit to the Venice Beach skate park in California, by pro skater Eric Tuma Britton and Chicago's Grant Park neighborhood by local radio host Richard Steele. Filmmaker Ken Burns on the Brooklyn Bridge (Photo: Ken... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Man Shot Near Buckingham Fountain in Grant ParkPolice are looking for a gunman who shot a man in Chicago’s Grant Park Wednesda
Man Shot Near Buckingham Fountain in Grant Park
NBC Chicago / Posted 27 days ago
Police are looking for a gunman who shot a man in Chicago’s Grant Park Wednesday night. Authorities believe the shooting broke out after a group of people were dropped off by a party bus and got into a fight with another group who had been standing... Read more
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Wise County Messenger
Thursday, September 1, 2016by County Commissioner Harry Lamance and County Judge J.D. Clark. County engine
Thursday, September 1, 2016
Wise County Messenger / Posted 27 days ago
by County Commissioner Harry Lamance and County Judge J.D. Clark. County engineer Chad Davis will speak on the CTERZ road grant. PARK SPRINGS HOMECOMING – The 62nd Park Springs Homecoming and Reunion is Sunday at Park Springs Victory Baptist... Read more
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NBC Chicago
22-Old Shot Near Buckingham FountainA man was shot near Buckingham Fountain in Grant Park Wednesday night. The 22-
22-Old Shot Near Buckingham Fountain
NBC Chicago / Posted 27 days ago
A man was shot near Buckingham Fountain in Grant Park Wednesday night. The 22-year-old man was standing with a group of people at 9:44 p.m. near the fountain in the 500 block of South Columbus when they got into an argument with several males who... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Philadelphia will host the 2017 NFL draftthen Rounds 4 through 7 will finish up on Saturday, August 28. By and large, t
Philadelphia will host the 2017 NFL draft
Yahoo Sports / Posted 28 days ago
then Rounds 4 through 7 will finish up on Saturday, August 28. By and large, the Chicago experience was a good one, with Grant Park (which was across the street from the Auditorium Theatre, where the picks were first announced) serving as a... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Free trolley service from Navy Pier adds two downtown stopsit easier for people to go from Navy Pier to the Chicago riverwalk, Art Institu
Free trolley service from Navy Pier adds two downtown stops
Chicago Tribune / Posted 28 days ago
it easier for people to go from Navy Pier to the Chicago riverwalk, Art Institute, Millennium Park, Maggie Daley Park and Grant Park. The new stops will be at Kinzie and State Streets, and on Monroe Street just east of Michigan Avenue by the Art... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
NFL Draft will be in Philadelphia in 2017: Reportafter leaving New York in 2014. Chicago was the first city to get a shot at hos
NFL Draft will be in Philadelphia in 2017: Report
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 28 days ago
after leaving New York in 2014. Chicago was the first city to get a shot at hosting the draft outside of the Big Apple in 2015 and 2016. The Auditorium Theatre was the site of the selections for both years with Draft Town being staged in Grant... Read more
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Forres Gazette
Young and old invited to help shape the future of ForresStephen (11) found it interesting to see what other people think Forres needs.
Young and old invited to help shape the future of Forres
Forres Gazette / Posted 28 days ago
Stephen (11) found it interesting to see what other people think Forres needs. “We decided we wanted more fun things in Grant Park and more clubs or things to do,” she said. “It’s quite sad that we have a huge park in the middle of our town that... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
This couple creates the perfect summer movie rooftop experience for their friendsof software engineers, found themselves flummoxed when the city stopped showing
This couple creates the perfect summer movie rooftop experience for their friends
Chicago Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
of software engineers, found themselves flummoxed when the city stopped showing movies in the Petrillo Music Shell at Grant Park. They had bought a condo in the Moser Building on Printers Row partly because it allowed them an easy walk to... Read more
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Forres Gazette
Fund helping clubs build bright futuretraining. Meanwhile, Forres St Lawrence Cricket Club members are currently fun
Fund helping clubs build bright future
Forres Gazette / Posted a month ago
training. Meanwhile, Forres St Lawrence Cricket Club members are currently fundraising for an upgrade to their pavilion in Grant Park. They installed new guttering for their building with the fund allocation for June and July. Secretary Carolyn... Read more
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Forres Gazette
Wooden statues were targets for vandalismstruck twice in the Forres area – both times vandalising wooden statues that we
Wooden statues were targets for vandalism
Forres Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
struck twice in the Forres area – both times vandalising wooden statues that were paid for by the community. The piper at Grant Park was vandalised last Monday evening (August 15) and damage to the wooden dragoon statue which stands on the Dava... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Atlanta PD prepare for Labor Day weekendPark Expected Crowd: 30,000 · Atlanta Dream v. Storm 6:00pm Philips Arena Ex
Atlanta PD prepare for Labor Day weekend
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 1 months ago
Park Expected Crowd: 30,000 · Atlanta Dream v. Storm 6:00pm Philips Arena Expected Crowd: 5,000 · House in the Park Grant Park Expected Crowd: 15,000 · EAV Runfest 2:00pm 470 Flat Shoals Avenue Expected Crowd: 500 · DragonCon 2016... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Drake's range of emotions on display at United Centerperformers just before they hit it big with Grammy nominations, "Saturday Night
Drake's range of emotions on display at United Center
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 1 months ago
performers just before they hit it big with Grammy nominations, "Saturday Night Live" musical guest spots and international adoration. Tribune critic Greg Kot looks at the fresh faces who wowed crowds in Grant Park before becoming household... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kimetto, Kiplagat Announced for Chicago Marathonto run faster than 2:03, crossing the finish line in a world record of 2:02:57.
Kimetto, Kiplagat Announced for Chicago Marathon
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
to run faster than 2:03, crossing the finish line in a world record of 2:02:57. Kimetto's run from the start line in Grant Park to the finish line down Columbus Drive will be contested by defending champion Dickson Chumba of Kenya and 2012... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Dear Mr. Kelly: Can you jazz up the Jazz Fest?as a model and inspiration for you: She pulled it from the acoustically dreadfu
Dear Mr. Kelly: Can you jazz up the Jazz Fest?
Chicago Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
as a model and inspiration for you: She pulled it from the acoustically dreadful, aesthetically challenged environs of Grant Park and moved it to infinitely superior Millennium Park. This took a certain amount of grit on her part, considering... Read more
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Forres Gazette
Caley Thistle coach local kidsaged between five and 14 took part in Inverness Caledonian Thistle (ICT) FC’s S
Caley Thistle coach local kids
Forres Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
aged between five and 14 took part in Inverness Caledonian Thistle (ICT) FC’s Summer Hotshot programme over three days at Grant Park, using Forres Area Soccer 7’s facilities. Head of ICT’s Children’s Academy, Arthur Jack, was impressed with the... Read more
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Kenosha News
Bradley still in the runningare the top girls. Hansen enters her third year on varsity and placed ninth at
Bradley still in the running
Kenosha News / Posted 1 months ago
are the top girls. Hansen enters her third year on varsity and placed ninth at the Southeast Conference Championships at Grant Park last season. “He’s very knowledgeable,” she said. “We’ll just be stretching or we’ll be warming up and he’ll just... Read more

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