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Daily Chronicle
Prep wrestling: DeKalb has two champs at Whitlatchat the 52nd Annual Rex Whitlatch Invitational at Hinsdale Central. The Barbs f
Daily Chronicle / Posted 23 hours ago
at the 52nd Annual Rex Whitlatch Invitational at Hinsdale Central. The Barbs finished second as a team behind champ Oak Park-River Forest, who finished with 266.5. The Barbs had 170.5 and Providence Catholic was third with 145.5. Lopez... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Habitat for Humanity Dedicates Last Home of 2017 to Hardworking Single MotherOAK PARK — The Petros family just got the keys to their new home Saturday thank
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted yesterday
OAK PARK — The Petros family just got the keys to their new home Saturday thanks to Habitat for Humanity of Greater Sacramento. Felekech Petros is a single mother who works several jobs to support her son, elderly mother and her younger sister, who... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Good Friends Might Be Your Best Brain Booster As You Age - Good Friends Might Be Your Best Brain Booster As You Age Judith Graham Navigating Aging Navigating Aging focuses on medical issues and advice associated with aging and end-of-life care he...regular basis. Today, the staples of Finegan’s life are her church; a monthly
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
regular basis. Today, the staples of Finegan’s life are her church; a monthly book club; volunteering at a resale shop in Oak Park, Ill.; socializing with a few people in her building; attending a club of Welsh women; and seeing her daughter, her... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Best architecture of 2017: Apple Store, Unity Temple and the Biennial in a remarkable yearFrank Lloyd Wright’s birth, one of the most important events was the triumphant
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Frank Lloyd Wright’s birth, one of the most important events was the triumphant restoration of Wright’s Unity Temple, the Oak Park landmark that is the finest public building of Wright’s Chicago years and home to one of the most beautiful rooms in... Read more
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Breitbart
17-Year-Old Hairdresser Arrested After Allegedly Attacking Customer at Hair Salonattack at a Michigan hair salon has been arrested Wednesday after the victim, w
Breitbart / Posted 2 days ago
attack at a Michigan hair salon has been arrested Wednesday after the victim, who patronized her salon, shared her story. Oak Park Police said the victim, accompanied by her mother, filed charges against the 17-year-old suspect, who police charged... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Upcoming entertainment events in the Peoria area: Dec. 15, 2017call (217) 482-9999 or (217) 691-7229. Garden Christmas Party, Luthy Botanical
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 2 days ago
call (217) 482-9999 or (217) 691-7229. Garden Christmas Party, Luthy Botanical Garden, 5 to 7:30 p.m. Dec. 15 and 16, Glen Oak Park, 2520 N. Prospect Road. Poinsettia show, music, prizes, Hall of Christmas Trees, s'mores and lighted fairy garden.... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Oak Park’s Broadway corridor becomes retail hot spot. Residents want a bigger role in growthWhen Mona Bahraini first decided to open The Prickly Pear, a specialty succulen
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
When Mona Bahraini first decided to open The Prickly Pear, a specialty succulent and cacti nursery, she chose Oak Park because she wanted to be part of an evolving environment. And evolving it is – since 2010, at least a dozen new businesses have... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
DeKalb wrestling cruises to win against Morrissaid. "We've got a young team and they're all doing – well, maybe a rough stret
Daily Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
said. "We've got a young team and they're all doing – well, maybe a rough stretch last weekend (a 1-2 showing at a quad at Oak Park River Forest) – but they're doing good." Up next: The Barbs head to a tournament at Hinsdale Central, which starts... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Desperate Berrios and the 'Republican' lierecords show that from 1995, when Kaegi was living in the city, through 2016, w
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
records show that from 1995, when Kaegi was living in the city, through 2016, when he was living at his current address in Oak Park, he took a Democratic ballot in each of the nine primaries in which he voted. And all of Kaegi’s political... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Knox Fortune — from behind the scenes in Chicago with Chance the Rapper to making a scenebrightest talents and recently released his debut solo album, “Paradise.” Fort
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
brightest talents and recently released his debut solo album, “Paradise.” Fortune, aka Kevin Rhomberg of west suburban Oak Park, was blown away to see Quincy Jones and Don Cheadle at the after-party. And Snoop Dogg was there too. “I was... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Several Oakland County schools closed Thursday due to winter weatherDivine Grace Lutheran - Lutheran-Wisconsin Synod � Eagle Creek Acdmy � Eagles
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Divine Grace Lutheran - Lutheran-Wisconsin Synod � Eagle Creek Acdmy � Eagles Nest Montessori � Einstein Elem Oak Park Schools � English Oaks Montessori Christian � Ennis Center for Child - Pontiac � Eton Acdmy � Everest Acdmy -... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Park Board restores July fireworks at Glen Oak ParkSteve Tarter Journal Star city of Peoria reporter @SteveTarter PEORIA — The fi
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 3 days ago
Steve Tarter Journal Star city of Peoria reporter @SteveTarter PEORIA — The fireworks are back on for Glen Oak Park on July 3. Peoria Park District trustees restored the traditional attraction at Wednesday’s meeting while approving a 2018 budget... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Washington, area wrestlers make MatMen power rankingsand individuals across all three classes each week. The Panthers were ranked fo
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 4 days ago
and individuals across all three classes each week. The Panthers were ranked fourth, behind No. 1 Lombard Montini, No. 2 Oak Park-River Forest and No. 3 Aurora Marmion last week. But Washington (8-1) earned a 37-31 victory over OP-RF on... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Washington, area wrestlers make MatMen power rankingsand individuals across all three classes each week. The Panthers were ranked fo
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 4 days ago
and individuals across all three classes each week. The Panthers were ranked fourth, behind No. 1 Lombard Montini, No. 2 Oak Park-River Forest and No. 3 Aurora Marmion last week. But Washington (8-1) earned a 37-31 victory over OP-RF on... Read more
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Hartford Courant
UConn Celebrates Team Awards; Junior Joseph Named MVPback Aaron Garland, sophomore defensive back John Robinson IV, freshman running
Hartford Courant / Posted 4 days ago
back Aaron Garland, sophomore defensive back John Robinson IV, freshman running back Ja'Kevious Vickers. Garland, of Oak Park, Ill., appeared in all 12 games as a freshman last season, making one tackle but did not play as a... Read more
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The Oakdale Leader
Community Briefson day and time of performance. For more information, call SRT’s Box Office at
The Oakdale Leader / Posted 4 days ago
on day and time of performance. For more information, call SRT’s Box Office at (209) 532-3120, or visit www.sierrarep.org. Oak Park Ice Arena’s Try Skating For Free program is the perfect place to start for young aspiring skaters or hockey players... Read more
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Forest View Life
Berwyn for Dec. 13block of West 26th Street. • A burglary from a motor vehicle was reported at 1
Forest View Life / Posted 4 days ago
block of West 26th Street. • A burglary from a motor vehicle was reported at 11:40 a.m. Dec. 9 in the 2200 block of South Oak Park Avenue. A motor vehicle was reported stolen at 3:29 a.m. Dec. 8 in the 2500 block of West 26th Street. Property... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Another arrest made in suburban carjackingsOAK PARK, Ill — Oak Park police have made another arrest in connection with a s
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 5 days ago
OAK PARK, Ill — Oak Park police have made another arrest in connection with a series of carjackings. Brandon Steward was taken into custody Thursday. The 18- year-old Chicagoan is charged in three carjackings in September and October. He is being... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
WATCH: Santa singing to sick MS girl will melt your heartbeard and elaborate suit, McDaniel has the Santa act down pat. McDaniel showed
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 5 days ago
beard and elaborate suit, McDaniel has the Santa act down pat. McDaniel showed up for picture day at Willow’s school, Oak Park Elementary in Ocean Springs, decked out in his Santa gear. After the pictures were finished, McDaniel stuck around... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Employee shoots one of three robbers at Oak Park 7-ElevenA store employee shot and seriously wounded a man who tried to rob a 7-Eleven s
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
A store employee shot and seriously wounded a man who tried to rob a 7-Eleven store in Oak Park late Monday, according to police. Officers were called to the store at 240 Chicago Avenue around 11:30 p.m. and found a man on the floor bleeding from... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Armed robbery attempt at 7-Eleven in Oak ParkOAK PARK, Ill. -- An attempted armed robbery ended in a shooting at a 7-Eleven
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 5 days ago
OAK PARK, Ill. -- An attempted armed robbery ended in a shooting at a 7-Eleven in Oak Park. The store manager tells WGN, three men walked into the store, located at 240 Chicago Ave., around 11:30 p.m. Monday. One of the men had a gun, and he walked... Read more
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The Shelby County Reporter
Santa to visit Helena at various stops on Christmas EveSterling Lakes, Long Leaf Lakes, Glen Gate, Asbury Parc, Laurel Lakes, Silver L
The Shelby County Reporter / Posted 6 days ago
Sterling Lakes, Long Leaf Lakes, Glen Gate, Asbury Parc, Laurel Lakes, Silver Lakes, Glasgow Green, Country Side Lane, Oak Park, Chestnut Forest, Quail Ridge, Creekwater, Oak Brook, Shelby County 13, Honeysuckle, Prescott Place and... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Fenwick's trip to Peoria different than imagined, but well worth itAaron Ferguson Journal Star prep sports reporter @sports_aaron Oak Park Fenwic
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 7 days ago
Aaron Ferguson Journal Star prep sports reporter @sports_aaron Oak Park Fenwick coach Rick Malnati’s original plan was for his sophomore guard DJ Steward to play against one of the top sophomore guards in the country in Adam Miller. But when Miller... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
DJ Steward leads Oak Park Fenwick to 61-45 win at ManualAaron Ferguson Journal Star prep sports reporter @sports_aaron PEORIA — Oak Pa
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 7 days ago
Aaron Ferguson Journal Star prep sports reporter @sports_aaron PEORIA — Oak Park Fenwick was off to the races and Manual stumbled out of the blocks on Saturday night. The Friars (6-3) used their defense to generate transition baskets early and... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
JS Prep Stars of the Day, Saturday, Dec. 92A, won a trio of matches to help Washington sweep DeKalb (50-18), New Lenox Pr
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 7 days ago
2A, won a trio of matches to help Washington sweep DeKalb (50-18), New Lenox Providence (43-21) and Class 3A second-ranked Oak Park-River Forest (37-31) at Oak Park. Punke recorded a pair of first-period pins, as well as a 4-2 decision against... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Cook County Assessor Joe Berrios is on his ninth lifeshouldn’t. The nine lives of Berrios are up. Two opponents, Andrea Raila of Chi
Chicago Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
shouldn’t. The nine lives of Berrios are up. Two opponents, Andrea Raila of Chicago and Frederick “Fritz” Kaegi of Oak Park, filed paperwork to run against him in the March 20 primary. Democratic voters ought to give them a long, hard... Read more
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My Suburban Life
Elmhurst for Dec. 8and failure to wear a seat belt at North and Melrose avenues. • Monique Moore,
My Suburban Life / Posted 9 days ago
and failure to wear a seat belt at North and Melrose avenues. • Monique Moore, 43, of the 300 block of North Maple Avenue, Oak Park, was charged at 5:21 p.m. Nov. 22 with unlawful possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
New UC Berkeley map shows where gentrification hits the hardestfor affordable housing. The state Capitol "is seeing escalating displacement a
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
for affordable housing. The state Capitol "is seeing escalating displacement and gentrification in neighborhoods like Oak Park and Midtown," Zuk noted. Michelle Robertson is an SFGATE staff writer. Email her at mrobertson@sfchronicle.com or... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Five exhibits to see on Second Saturday art walk in SacramentoWatch Sacramento Black Lives Matter protest removal of Oak Park mural Sacramen
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 9 days ago
Watch Sacramento Black Lives Matter protest removal of Oak Park mural Sacramento's chapter of Black Lives Matter held a rally on the afternoon of Nov. 18 to protest the removal of a mural featuring the names and faces of black men killed by police... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Prep wrestling: Barbs bound to early lead, rout Sycamorepins for the Barbs. Cobe Schmerbach won by a tech fall and Blah Dahnweih had a
Daily Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
pins for the Barbs. Cobe Schmerbach won by a tech fall and Blah Dahnweih had a 15-6 win. Up next: The Barbs will head to Oak Park River Forest at 8 a.m. Saturday, while the Spartans host Belvidere Friday and head to Cary-Grove for a quad Saturday... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
WATCH: Santa singing to sick MS girl will melt your heartbeard and elaborate suit, McDaniel has the Santa act down pat. McDaniel showed
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 9 days ago
beard and elaborate suit, McDaniel has the Santa act down pat. McDaniel showed up for picture day at Willow’s school, Oak Park Elementary in Ocean Springs, decked out in his Santa gear. After the pictures were finished, McDaniel stuck around... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
DeKalb tops rival Sycamorehave fun, be high-paced from the beginning and score lots of points. That's wha
Daily Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
have fun, be high-paced from the beginning and score lots of points. That's what we did." Up next: The Barbs will head to Oak Park River Forest at 8 a.m. Saturday, while the Spartans host Belvidere on Friday and head to Cary-Grove for a quad... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
WATCH: Santa singing to sick MS girl will melt your heartbeard and elaborate suit, McDaniel has the Santa act down pat. McDaniel showed
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 9 days ago
beard and elaborate suit, McDaniel has the Santa act down pat. McDaniel showed up for picture day at Willow’s school, Oak Park Elementary in Ocean Springs, decked out in his Santa gear. After the pictures were finished, McDaniel stuck around... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
WATCH: Santa singing to sick MS girl will melt your heartbeard and elaborate suit, McDaniel has the Santa act down pat. McDaniel showed
Hawaii News Now / Posted 9 days ago
beard and elaborate suit, McDaniel has the Santa act down pat. McDaniel showed up for picture day at Willow’s school, Oak Park Elementary in Ocean Springs, decked out in his Santa gear. After the pictures were finished, McDaniel stuck around... Read more
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WALB Albany
WATCH: Santa singing to sick MS girl will melt your heartbeard and elaborate suit, McDaniel has the Santa act down pat. McDaniel showed
WALB Albany / Posted 9 days ago
beard and elaborate suit, McDaniel has the Santa act down pat. McDaniel showed up for picture day at Willow’s school, Oak Park Elementary in Ocean Springs, decked out in his Santa gear. After the pictures were finished, McDaniel stuck around... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
WATCH: Santa singing to sick MS girl will melt your heartbeard and elaborate suit, McDaniel has the Santa act down pat. McDaniel showed
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 9 days ago
beard and elaborate suit, McDaniel has the Santa act down pat. McDaniel showed up for picture day at Willow’s school, Oak Park Elementary in Ocean Springs, decked out in his Santa gear. After the pictures were finished, McDaniel stuck around... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Oak Park police offer tips on staying safe after rise in carjackings sparks concernOAK PARK -- A community meeting of residents and police in Oak Park was jam-pac
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 9 days ago
OAK PARK -- A community meeting of residents and police in Oak Park was jam-packed Thursday after several carjackings, including a mother who had her toddler in the backseat at the time, left many in the community on edge. Some residents were... Read more
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KXXV Waco
WATCH: Santa singing to sick MS girl will melt your heartbeard and elaborate suit, McDaniel has the Santa act down pat. McDaniel showed
KXXV Waco / Posted 9 days ago
beard and elaborate suit, McDaniel has the Santa act down pat. McDaniel showed up for picture day at Willow’s school, Oak Park Elementary in Ocean Springs, decked out in his Santa gear. After the pictures were finished, McDaniel stuck around... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
WATCH: Santa singing to sick MS girl will melt your heartbeard and elaborate suit, McDaniel has the Santa act down pat. McDaniel showed
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 9 days ago
beard and elaborate suit, McDaniel has the Santa act down pat. McDaniel showed up for picture day at Willow’s school, Oak Park Elementary in Ocean Springs, decked out in his Santa gear. After the pictures were finished, McDaniel stuck around... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
WATCH: Santa singing to sick MS girl will melt your heartbeard and elaborate suit, McDaniel has the Santa act down pat. McDaniel showed
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 9 days ago
beard and elaborate suit, McDaniel has the Santa act down pat. McDaniel showed up for picture day at Willow’s school, Oak Park Elementary in Ocean Springs, decked out in his Santa gear. After the pictures were finished, McDaniel stuck around... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
WATCH: Santa singing to sick MS girl will melt your heartbeard and elaborate suit, McDaniel has the Santa act down pat. McDaniel showed
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 10 days ago
beard and elaborate suit, McDaniel has the Santa act down pat. McDaniel showed up for picture day at Willow’s school, Oak Park Elementary in Ocean Springs, decked out in his Santa gear. After the pictures were finished, McDaniel stuck around... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
WATCH: Santa singing to sick MS girl will melt your heartbeard and elaborate suit, McDaniel has the Santa act down pat. McDaniel showed
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 10 days ago
beard and elaborate suit, McDaniel has the Santa act down pat. McDaniel showed up for picture day at Willow’s school, Oak Park Elementary in Ocean Springs, decked out in his Santa gear. After the pictures were finished, McDaniel stuck around... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
WATCH: Santa singing to sick MS girl will melt your heartbeard and elaborate suit, McDaniel has the Santa act down pat. McDaniel showed
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 10 days ago
beard and elaborate suit, McDaniel has the Santa act down pat. McDaniel showed up for picture day at Willow’s school, Oak Park Elementary in Ocean Springs, decked out in his Santa gear. After the pictures were finished, McDaniel stuck around... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
WATCH: Santa singing to sick MS girl will melt your heartbeard and elaborate suit, McDaniel has the Santa act down pat. McDaniel showed
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 10 days ago
beard and elaborate suit, McDaniel has the Santa act down pat. McDaniel showed up for picture day at Willow’s school, Oak Park Elementary in Ocean Springs, decked out in his Santa gear. After the pictures were finished, McDaniel stuck around... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
WATCH: Santa singing to sick MS girl will melt your heartbeard and elaborate suit, McDaniel has the Santa act down pat. McDaniel showed
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 10 days ago
beard and elaborate suit, McDaniel has the Santa act down pat. McDaniel showed up for picture day at Willow’s school, Oak Park Elementary in Ocean Springs, decked out in his Santa gear. After the pictures were finished, McDaniel stuck around... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
WATCH: Santa singing to sick MS girl will melt your heartbeard and elaborate suit, McDaniel has the Santa act down pat. McDaniel showed
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 10 days ago
beard and elaborate suit, McDaniel has the Santa act down pat. McDaniel showed up for picture day at Willow’s school, Oak Park Elementary in Ocean Springs, decked out in his Santa gear. After the pictures were finished, McDaniel stuck around... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
WATCH: Santa singing to sick MS girl will melt your heartbeard and elaborate suit, McDaniel has the Santa act down pat. McDaniel showed
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 10 days ago
beard and elaborate suit, McDaniel has the Santa act down pat. McDaniel showed up for picture day at Willow’s school, Oak Park Elementary in Ocean Springs, decked out in his Santa gear. After the pictures were finished, McDaniel stuck around... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
WATCH: Santa singing to sick MS girl will melt your heartbeard and elaborate suit, McDaniel has the Santa act down pat. McDaniel showed
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 10 days ago
beard and elaborate suit, McDaniel has the Santa act down pat. McDaniel showed up for picture day at Willow’s school, Oak Park Elementary in Ocean Springs, decked out in his Santa gear. After the pictures were finished, McDaniel stuck around... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
WATCH: Santa singing to sick OS girl will melt your heartbeard and elaborate suit, McDaniel has the Santa act down pat. McDaniel showed
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 10 days ago
beard and elaborate suit, McDaniel has the Santa act down pat. McDaniel showed up for picture day at Willow’s school, Oak Park Elementary in Ocean Springs, decked out in his Santa gear. After the pictures were finished, McDaniel stuck around... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Karmanos Cancer Institute honors its 2017 Heroes of Cancermore information, visit www.karmanos.org or call 1-800-KARMANOS. Community Ser
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
more information, visit www.karmanos.org or call 1-800-KARMANOS. Community Service Awards � Individual: Craig Cook, of Oak Park � Organization: Karmanos Patient & Family Advisory Council, of Detroit Compassionate Caregiver Awards � Steven... Read more
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