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Chicago Tribune
Inside Illinois' $16 billion backlog: What does the state owe your town?Granite City Treasurer Granite City $273,703.88 Six Mile Regional Library Di
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
Granite City Treasurer Granite City $273,703.88 Six Mile Regional Library District Granite City $33,974.69 Grant Park Public Library Grant Park $1,033.44 Grant Park Village Treasurer Grant Park $14,784.15 Grant Park Village... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Ramona Quimby statues in Portland vandalized with swastikasTwo statues of Beverly Cleary characters in Northeast Portland's Grant Park wer
OregonLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
Two statues of Beverly Cleary characters in Northeast Portland's Grant Park were defaced with swastikas and other graffiti earlier this week, according to a woman who said she went to the park to see that statues around 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday. "I... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Illegal guns are killing innocent peopleviolence can stalk us anywhere. People have been shot while riding in their car
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
violence can stalk us anywhere. People have been shot while riding in their car on Lake Shore Drive. Shots have rung out at Grant Park, McCormick Place and near Navy Pier. People packing illegal guns don’t just stay in one place. They travel all... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Beverly Cleary character statues vandalized with swastikasfrom the children's books of author Beverly Cleary, who went to Grant High Scho
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 3 days ago
from the children's books of author Beverly Cleary, who went to Grant High School in Portland. Melissa said she visited Grant Park in Northeast Portland to take photos but left in tears instead. She reported the vandalism to police. A parks... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Best events in Chicago week of Oct. 18 - 10 Things To Do Newsso second best must be mixed-age paraders in their Halloween costumes. The Arts
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 3 days ago
so second best must be mixed-age paraders in their Halloween costumes. The Arts in the Dark parade, striding through Grant Park as the sun sets on Saturday, amasses creative organizations from around Chicago to march in ways that illustrate... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Weighing third term, Emanuel relies on campaign donors who get City Hall benefitsfrom C3 Presents, an Austin, Texas-based concert promotions company that puts o
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
from C3 Presents, an Austin, Texas-based concert promotions company that puts on the massive Lollapalooza music festival in Grant Park. This time around, Emanuel reported receiving more than $106,000 from Texas donors in December and January,... Read more
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WALB Albany
Who are the 12 candidates running for Mayor of Atlanta?greenspaces, and facilitate collaboration between communities, local agencies a
WALB Albany / Posted 4 days ago
greenspaces, and facilitate collaboration between communities, local agencies and the government. Glen S. Wrightson: The Grant Park resident last ran for mayor in 2014. This year his campaign slogan is "Providing Cooperative, Smart and Practical... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Who are the 12 candidates running for Mayor of Atlanta?greenspaces, and facilitate collaboration between communities, local agencies a
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 4 days ago
greenspaces, and facilitate collaboration between communities, local agencies and the government. Glen S. Wrightson: The Grant Park resident last ran for mayor in 2014. This year his campaign slogan is "Providing Cooperative, Smart and Practical... Read more
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WALB Albany
Grant Park residents fed up with rash of car break-insresponsible for several car break-ins overnight in one of Atlanta’s in-town nei
WALB Albany / Posted 4 days ago
responsible for several car break-ins overnight in one of Atlanta’s in-town neighborhoods. It’s a huge topic right now in Grant Park. As the CBS 46 crew was pulling into the neighborhood on Tuesday morning, a police officer was driving through the... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Grant Park residents fed up with rash of car break-insresponsible for several car break-ins overnight in one of Atlanta’s in-town nei
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 4 days ago
responsible for several car break-ins overnight in one of Atlanta’s in-town neighborhoods. It’s a huge topic right now in Grant Park. As the CBS 46 crew was pulling into the neighborhood on Tuesday morning, a police officer was driving through the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Navy Pier flyover running latedesign process, will run along the east side of the bridge from the north side
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
design process, will run along the east side of the bridge from the north side of the river to the south and then down into Grant Park. Part of the path will run through a large to-be-createdopening in the bridge house, Scheinfeld said. The last... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Make travel plans this fall with NIU External Programmingand watch more than a dozen windows come alive with holiday-inspired animation.
Daily Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
and watch more than a dozen windows come alive with holiday-inspired animation. From Main Street to the hills overlooking Grant Park, all of Galena will be glowing with more than 5,000 candlelit luminaries on streets, steps and sidewalks. Drive,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Latrobe funeral director took to leadership roles, community serviceFranke. Vearl M. Franke of Latrobe died Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017, at his home.
TribLIVE / Posted 8 days ago
Franke. Vearl M. Franke of Latrobe died Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017, at his home. He was 73. He was born March 24, 1944, in Grant Park, Ill., a son of the late Edmund L. Franke Sr. and Eva Pelkey Franke. Mr. Franke was a Vietnam War veteran who... Read more
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ajc.com
Atlanta forms committee to review Confederate monuments and streetsThe Atlanta Journal-Constitution John Spink/AJCAlan Keck, left, debates Katie
ajc.com / Posted 8 days ago
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution John Spink/AJCAlan Keck, left, debates Katie Kurumada on Boulevard in Grant Park. They are discussing the proposed name change of Confederate Avenue. An advisory committee has been formed to review Confederate... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
There's room at these inns—despite the tourism rushNorth and the Mag Mile that have historically served as the heartbeat of Chicag
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 8 days ago
North and the Mag Mile that have historically served as the heartbeat of Chicago hospitality. The 172-room Best Western Grant Park hotel on South Michigan Avenue has been among the winners, with 4.4 percent bottom line growth between 2014 and... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Russia’s sick Pokemon Go ployEnsures Fans Can't Catch 'Em All. Credit - Instagram/ashtontheengineer via Stor
Adelaide Now / Posted 8 days ago
Ensures Fans Can't Catch 'Em All. Credit - Instagram/ashtontheengineer via Storyful1:00 A Pokemon Go festival was held in Grant Park, Chicago, on July 22, to celebrate one year since the popular app was launched. However, fans were left... Read more
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News.com.au
Russia’s sick Pokemon Go ployEnsures Fans Can't Catch 'Em All. Credit - Instagram/ashtontheengineer via Stor
News.com.au / Posted 8 days ago
Ensures Fans Can't Catch 'Em All. Credit - Instagram/ashtontheengineer via Storyful1:00 A Pokemon Go festival was held in Grant Park, Chicago, on July 22, to celebrate one year since the popular app was launched. However, fans were left... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Grant Park neighbors concerned about tree cuttingit's lots of shade, big trees, spaces between the trees," said Ward. "It's a re
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 9 days ago
it's lots of shade, big trees, spaces between the trees," said Ward. "It's a real treasure for the city of Atlanta." His Grant Park neighborhood offers all of that and more, but fences, caution tape, and trees with "X"s put the community on alert... Read more
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ABC News
Las Vegas shooter was preparing for siege with authorities, sources saydaughters. One of the hotels where Paddock had reservations was the Blackstone
ABC News / Posted 9 days ago
daughters. One of the hotels where Paddock had reservations was the Blackstone on South Michigan Avenue, across from Grant Park, where the annual event takes place. The Chicago Police Department said in an Oct. 5 statement, "We are aware of... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Women's March organizers plan another Chicago rally for 2018after Trump was sworn in, was initially expected to draw a crowd of about 22,00
Chicago Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
after Trump was sworn in, was initially expected to draw a crowd of about 22,000 but swelled to roughly 250,000, filling Grant Park to capacity, according to organizers. Masses of demonstrators cut off access to parts of the Loop, and the... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Eminem Unleashes Anti-Trump Freestyle Rap During BET Hip Hop Awardsfrom “Donald the b—-,” to a “racist grandpa.” Eminem performs at Samsung Galax
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 10 days ago
from “Donald the b—-,” to a “racist grandpa.” Eminem performs at Samsung Galaxy stage during 2014 Lollapalooza Day One at Grant Park on August 1, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (Credit: Theo Wargo/Getty Images) A request to the White House for... Read more
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NBC Chicago
What You Need to Know Before Heading to Cubs, Bears Gamesis limited return shuttle service available during the game. Shuttles will run
NBC Chicago / Posted 12 days ago
is limited return shuttle service available during the game. Shuttles will run until 2 hours after the end of the game. • Grant Park North/Millennium Park Garages: Shuttles begin service 3 hours before kickoff and run through the first quarter to... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Portland's housed and unhoused neighbors try to live with each otherthey dot every part of the city except portions of Hillsdale and the Southwest
OregonLive.com / Posted 13 days ago
they dot every part of the city except portions of Hillsdale and the Southwest Hills on the city’s west side and Irvington, Grant Park and Eastmoreland on the east. Citywide, they exceeded 1,600 a month for the first time in the spring, then hit a... Read more
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NBC Miami
Running Into Chicago's History, Marathon Celebrates 40 Yearsshooting that shook the nation earlier this week. Police have added 1,000 addi
NBC Miami / Posted 13 days ago
shooting that shook the nation earlier this week. Police have added 1,000 additional undercover officers to their team as Grant Park becomes the center of one of the city’s largest outdoor events. Marathon organizers said Vegas remains at the top... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Running Into Chicago's History, Marathon Celebrates 40 Yearsshooting that shook the nation earlier this week. Police have added 1,000 addi
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 13 days ago
shooting that shook the nation earlier this week. Police have added 1,000 additional undercover officers to their team as Grant Park becomes the center of one of the city’s largest outdoor events. Marathon organizers said Vegas remains at the top... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Running Into Chicago's History, Marathon Celebrates 40 Yearsshooting that shook the nation earlier this week. Police have added 1,000 addi
NBC Connecticut / Posted 13 days ago
shooting that shook the nation earlier this week. Police have added 1,000 additional undercover officers to their team as Grant Park becomes the center of one of the city’s largest outdoor events. Marathon organizers said Vegas remains at the top... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Running Into Chicago's History, Marathon Celebrates 40 Yearsshooting that shook the nation earlier this week. Police have added 1,000 addi
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 13 days ago
shooting that shook the nation earlier this week. Police have added 1,000 additional undercover officers to their team as Grant Park becomes the center of one of the city’s largest outdoor events. Marathon organizers said Vegas remains at the top... Read more
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NBC New York
Running Into Chicago's History, Marathon Celebrates 40 Yearsshooting that shook the nation earlier this week. Police have added 1,000 addi
NBC New York / Posted 13 days ago
shooting that shook the nation earlier this week. Police have added 1,000 additional undercover officers to their team as Grant Park becomes the center of one of the city’s largest outdoor events. Marathon organizers said Vegas remains at the top... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Running Into Chicago's History, Marathon Celebrates 40 Yearsshooting that shook the nation earlier this week. Police have added 1,000 addi
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 13 days ago
shooting that shook the nation earlier this week. Police have added 1,000 additional undercover officers to their team as Grant Park becomes the center of one of the city’s largest outdoor events. Marathon organizers said Vegas remains at the top... Read more
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NBC Washington
Running Into Chicago's History, Marathon Celebrates 40 Yearsshooting that shook the nation earlier this week. Police have added 1,000 addi
NBC Washington / Posted 13 days ago
shooting that shook the nation earlier this week. Police have added 1,000 additional undercover officers to their team as Grant Park becomes the center of one of the city’s largest outdoor events. Marathon organizers said Vegas remains at the top... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Running Into Chicago's History, Marathon Celebrates 40 Yearsshooting that shook the nation earlier this week. Police have added 1,000 addi
NBC Bay Area / Posted 13 days ago
shooting that shook the nation earlier this week. Police have added 1,000 additional undercover officers to their team as Grant Park becomes the center of one of the city’s largest outdoor events. Marathon organizers said Vegas remains at the top... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Running Into Chicago's History, Marathon Celebrates 40 Yearsshooting that shook the nation earlier this week. Police have added 1,000 addi
NBC San Diego / Posted 13 days ago
shooting that shook the nation earlier this week. Police have added 1,000 additional undercover officers to their team as Grant Park becomes the center of one of the city’s largest outdoor events. Marathon organizers said Vegas remains at the top... Read more
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The Hindu
Eight exceptional years: an American chroniclereach for their better selves in their eight subsequent years in the White Hous
The Hindu / Posted 14 days ago
reach for their better selves in their eight subsequent years in the White House, delivered his victory speech at Chicago’s Grant Park, a moment when the rest of the world too stopped in its tracks to inhale the optimism. That arc has now twisted to... Read more
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Daily Herald
Thousands mourn slain officer as Las Vegas probe goes onField for the National League playoffs. The Blackstone Hotel sits on Michigan
Daily Herald / Posted 15 days ago
Field for the National League playoffs. The Blackstone Hotel sits on Michigan Avenue across the street from Chicago's Grant Park on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017, in Chicago. Stephen Paddock, opened fire on an outdoor music concert on Sunday, Oct. 1,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Las Vegas gunman left behind trail of clues but no clear answersfar below, Paddock had made a reservation at a high-rise hotel overlooking Loll
Boston Globe / Posted 15 days ago
far below, Paddock had made a reservation at a high-rise hotel overlooking Lollapalooza, a music festival in Chicago’s Grant Park, according to two people familiar with the investigation. From the Blackstone Hotel, where Paddock had made the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Las Vegas gunman booked Chicago hotel rooms overlooking Lollapaloozadeepened Thursday with news he rented rooms at Chicago's Blackstone Hotel overl
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
deepened Thursday with news he rented rooms at Chicago's Blackstone Hotel overlooking the Lollapalooza music festival in Grant Park in August, two months before he opened fire at a country music concert in Las Vegas. Paddock reserved two rooms... Read more
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Daily Mail
Stephen Paddock got aggressive with Chicago hotel managerthe festival He made the reservation on Expedia, and learned that the hotel co
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
the festival He made the reservation on Expedia, and learned that the hotel couldn't guarantee him a room overlooking Grant Park, where the multi-day concert takes place. RELATED ARTICLES Family friend of Las Vegas shooter says the mass... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Las Vegas gunman booked Chicago hotel rooms overlooking Lollapaloozadeepened Thursday with news he rented rooms at Chicago's Blackstone Hotel overl
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
deepened Thursday with news he rented rooms at Chicago's Blackstone Hotel overlooking the Lollapalooza music festival in Grant Park in August, two months before he opened fire at a country music concert in Las Vegas. Paddock reserved two rooms... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Boston Boosts Security Due to Vegas Shooter's Researchresearched Chicago's Lollapalooza festival, which is held in August, and report
NBC Connecticut / Posted 15 days ago
researched Chicago's Lollapalooza festival, which is held in August, and reportedly booked rooms at a hotel looking over Grant Park, where the event was held this year. He did not wind up showing up in Chicago on those dates, however. Man Gives... Read more
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EuroNews
Was Anyone Else in Stephen Paddock's Hotel Suite?not clear. Multiple senior law enforcement officials told NBC News Paddock, 64,
EuroNews / Posted 15 days ago
not clear. Multiple senior law enforcement officials told NBC News Paddock, 64, had researched possible attack locations in Boston and Chicago, including the most recent Lollapalooza festival in Chicago, which was held Aug. 3 to Aug. 6 in Grant P... Read more
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The Mercury News
No clear answers to carnage in Las Vegasfar below, Paddock had made a reservation at a high-rise hotel overlooking Loll
The Mercury News / Posted 15 days ago
far below, Paddock had made a reservation at a high-rise hotel overlooking Lollapalooza, a music festival in Chicago’s Grant Park, according to two people familiar with the investigation. From the Blackstone Hotel, where Paddock had made the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Las Vegas gunman booked hotel in Chicago in August: Reportsof the Blackstone Hotel with a clear view of the Lollapalooza, which drew hundr
The Economic Times / Posted 15 days ago
of the Blackstone Hotel with a clear view of the Lollapalooza, which drew hundreds of thousands of music fans every year at Grant Park in Chicago, Xinhua reported. Two months later, Paddock booked rooms at the 32nd floor in the Mandalay Bay hotel... Read more
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NBC Chicago
10 Influencers Share Memories of Chicago MarathonAmerica Chicago Marathon26 minutes ago Forty years. So much has happened since
NBC Chicago / Posted 15 days ago
America Chicago Marathon26 minutes ago Forty years. So much has happened since the first Chicago Marathon stepped off in Grant Park, with four decades of memories, inspiration, love and determination steeped in this great race. Ahead of the 40th... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Running Into Chicago's History, Marathon Celebrates 40 Yearsshooting that shook the nation earlier this week. Police have added 1,000 addi
NBC Chicago / Posted 15 days ago
shooting that shook the nation earlier this week. Police have added 1,000 additional undercover officers to their team as Grant Park becomes the center of one of the city’s largest outdoor events. Marathon organizers said Vegas remains at the top... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Las Vegas gunman may have scoped out other music festivalsmade a reservation but said he never checked in. Lollapalooza draws hundreds o
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 15 days ago
made a reservation but said he never checked in. Lollapalooza draws hundreds of thousands of music fans every year to Grant Park. Although Paddock killed himself as a SWAT team closed in, the sheriff said it appeared he had planned to survive... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Thousands mourn slain officer as Las Vegas probe goes onmade a reservation but said he never checked in. Lollapalooza draws hundreds o
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
made a reservation but said he never checked in. Lollapalooza draws hundreds of thousands of music fans every year to Grant Park. Melley reported from Los Angeles. Associated Press writers Don Babwin and Michael Tarm in Chicago; Andrew... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Thousands mourn slain officer as Las Vegas probe goes onmade a reservation but said he never checked in. Lollapalooza draws hundreds o
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 15 days ago
made a reservation but said he never checked in. Lollapalooza draws hundreds of thousands of music fans every year to Grant Park. Melley reported from Los Angeles. Associated Press writers Don Babwin and Michael Tarm in Chicago; Andrew... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Thousands mourn slain officer as Las Vegas probe continuesPaddock made a reservation but said he never checked in. Lollapalooza draws hu
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
Paddock made a reservation but said he never checked in. Lollapalooza draws hundreds of thousands of music fans every year to Grant Park. For complete coverage of the Las Vegas shooting, click here: https://apnews.com/tag/LasVegasmass... Read more
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Business Insider
The Las Vegas gunman scoped out several other targets including Lollapalooza and Fenway Parkhotels near Boston's Fenway Park, another major venue. Paddock booked a room i
Business Insider / Posted 15 days ago
hotels near Boston's Fenway Park, another major venue. Paddock booked a room in the The Blackstone Hotel across from Grant Park, where Lollapalooza was held, during the first week of the festival, and rented several units in the Ogden, a... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Thousands mourn slain officer as Las Vegas probe goes onmade a reservation but said he never checked in. Lollapalooza draws hundreds o
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 15 days ago
made a reservation but said he never checked in. Lollapalooza draws hundreds of thousands of music fans every year to Grant Park. Melley reported from Los Angeles. Associated Press writers Don Babwin and Michael Tarm in Chicago; Andrew... Read more
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