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Bite: A Pucking Queer Cabaret, Squeeze My Cans, and ten more new stage shows

...Park (7348 N. Paulina); it finishes out its run through August 21 at Schreiber Park (1552 W. Schreiber) and Gross Park (2708 W. Lawrence). —Max Maller

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...is one of this show's unexpected delights. This weekend the production plays Touhy Park (7348 N. Paulina); it finishes out its run through August 21 at Schreiber Park (1552 W. Schreiber) and...

...out its run through August 21 at Schreiber Park (1552 W. Schreiber) and Gross Park (2708 W. Lawrence). —Max Maller

...501 E. 59th Pl.); Fri 7/22-Sat 7/23, 6:30 PM, Loyola Park (1230 W. Greenleaf); Sun 7/24, 3 PM, Garfield Park Conservatory (300 N. Central Park); and Wed 7...

...Park Conservatory (300 N. Central Park); and Wed 7/27, 6:30 PM, Gage Park (2411 W. 55th). —Tony Adler v

    Bite: A Pucking Queer Cabaret, Squeeze My Cans, and ten more new stage shows
    Midsommer Flight's As You Like It is outdoor Shakespeare done the old-fashioned way, complete with Elizabethan costumes and musical interludes. The banished duke's daughter, Rosalind (Emily Demko), and her sisterly cousin, Celia (Charlee Cotton), flee the frigid atmosphere of court for a life of revelry and disguise amid the forests of Arden.
    http://www.chicagoreader.com

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    Michelle is another role model for young girls.

  • James please tell us more about how one becomes a proper young lady. You seem to have given it a lot of thought and attention. Fascinating.

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...interactive performance featuring traditional Mexican music and dance with authentic instruments, heads to Schreiber Park (1552 W. Schreiber Ave.) on Mon., July 25 at 5:45pm. Also, take a spin on the Gymnastics Wheel...


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Man charged in Rogers Park hit-and-run that killed Chicago firefighter

...22, was driving without a license when he hit Firefighter Lorenzo Douglas, 43, in the 6500-block of North Ashland Avenue around 7:30 p.m. on June 12...

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...hit-and-run and his death was ruled an accident, authorities said.Barrientas, of the 1600-block of West Farwell Avenue, was charged with failure to report an accident, a felony, and driving without a license...

...court Wednesday.Douglas was a firefighter at Engine 103, a single-engine fire station near West Madison and South Laflin streets on Chicago's Near West Side, known for its firehouse dog Freckles, Langford said...

    Man charged in hit-and-run that killed Chicago firefighter
    A man was charged with failure to report an accident in a hit-and-run crash that killed a Chicago firefighter in the city's Rogers Park neighborhood. Police said Simeon Barrientas, 22, was driving without a license when he hit Firefighter Lorenzo Douglas, 43, in the 6500-block of North Ashland Avenue around 7:30 p.m.
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More Obscure Stories Of How Chicago's Favorite Bars Got Their Names

Cunneen is located at 1424 W. Devon Ave.

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Matilda is located at 3101 N. Sheffield Ave. #1.

Moe's Tavern is located at 2937 N. Milwaukee Ave.

Emmitt's is located at 495 N. Milwaukee Ave.

    More Obscure Stories Of How Chicago's Favorite Bars Got Their Names
    This week, we brought you the stories of how some of Chicago's most legendary bars got their names. Here's more of those stories. By Madeline Hester Photo via Matilda. It's rare to see a bar venture into the realm of the supernatural, but that's just where you are headed when you enter Matilda.
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Parolee Charged In Hit-And-Run That Killed Chicago Fireman Lorenzo Douglas

Barrientas was driving his dad's 2003 Chrysler minivan northbound in the 6500 block of North Ashland Avenue on June 12 when he veered across the road about 7:30 p.m. and crashed into 43-year-old Lorenzo Douglas, who'd been standing outside on the southbound side of the street, prosecutors said.

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Barrientas, of the 1600 block of West Farwell Avenue, is charged with failure to report an accident causing death and driving without ever having been issued a driver's license.

    Parolee Charged In Hit-And-Run That Killed Chicago Fireman Lorenzo Douglas
    COOK COUNTY CRIMINAL COURTHOUSE - A parolee who's never been issued a driver's license has been charged in the Rogers Park hit-and-run that killed an off-duty Chicago firefighter last month. Simeon Barrientas, 22, was released on parole for attempted robbery on July 21, 2015, state records show.
    https://www.dnainfo.com

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Wednesday: Eat. Drink. Do.

1401 W. Devon Ave. 773-549-1336

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2421 N. Milwaukee Ave. 773-227-3530

1829 W. Chicago Ave. 312-243-1535

1970 W. Montrose Ave. 773-697-8204

1935 W. Thomas St. 773-235-9795

Tanta (118 W. Grand Ave. 312-222-9700) offers $5 snacks, house wines and draft beers, plus $9 signature cocktails, from 2:30-5 p.m.

    Wednesday: Eat. Drink. Do.
    U.S. Pizza Museum Installation Launch Party The Whistler 2421 N. Milwaukee Ave. 773-227-3530 Check out an exhibit on pizza's role in pop culture, which will be on display at the Logan Square restaurant through Sept. 18, while snacking on free pizza from Father & Son Restaurant and listening to music from Chicago rapper ShowYouSuck and DJ Charlie Coffeen.
    http://www.redeyechicago.com

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Driver Charged In Rogers Park Hit-And-Run That Killed Firefighter

...30 p.m. June 12, Lorenzo Douglas was outside of his parked vehicle in the 6500 block of North Ashland when a northbound minivan moved into the southbound lanes and hit him, his vehicle and...

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Barrientas, of the 1600 block of West Farwell, has been charged with a felony count of failure to report an accident causing a death and a misdemeanor count of driving having never been issued a license, police said. He was expected to appear in bond court Wednesday.

Douglas was a firefighter at Engine 103, a single-engine fire station near Madison and Laflin on the Near West Side, known for its firehouse dog Freckles, Langford said.

    Driver Charged In Rogers Park Hit-And-Run That Killed Firefighter
    Simeon Barrientas, of the 1600 block of West Farwell, has been charged with a felony count of failure to report an accident causing a death and a misdemeanor count of driving having never been issued a license, police said. He was expected to appear in bond court Wednesday.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

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Driver charged for North Side hit-and-run that killed firefighter

...30 p.m. June 12, Lorenzo Douglas was outside of his parked vehicle in the 6500 block of North Ashland when a northbound minivan moved into the southbound lanes and hit him, his vehicle and...

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Barrientas, of the 1600 block of West Farwell, has been charged with a felony count of failure to report an accident causing a death and a misdemeanor count of driving having never been issued a license, police said. He was expected to appear in bond court Wednesday.

Douglas was a firefighter at Engine 103, a single-engine fire station near Madison and Laflin on the Near West Side, known for its firehouse dog Freckles, Langford said.

    Driver charged for North Side hit-and-run that killed firefighter
    Charges have been filed against the driver in a hit-and-run crash that killed a 43-year-old Chicago firefighter last month in the North Side Rogers Park neighborhood. About 7:30 p.m.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

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    EXISTING 2 UNIT, OWNER OCCUPIED RESIDENCE, TO REMAIN 2 UNIT, REMODEL BASEMENT & 1ST FLOOR APARTMENT. NEW PLUMBING AT EXISTING LOCATIONS. NEW ELECTRICAL PER PLANS. **CERTIFIED PLANS CORRECTIONS: CONDITIONAL PERMIT SUBJECT TO FIELD INSPECTIONS **

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Firefighter Dies Nearly Month After Hit-Run Accident

...his parked vehicle about 7:30 p.m. when a minivan going north in the 6500 block of North Ashland moved into the southbound lanes and hit him, his vehicle and two other parked vehicles...

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Douglas was a firefighter since 2012 at Engine 103, a single-engine fire station near Madison and Laflin on the Near West Side, known for its firehouse dog Freckles, Fire Media Affairs Director Larry Langford said. Douglas lived in the same block where he was hit.

    Firefighter Dies Nearly Month After Hit-Run Accident
    CHICAGO (CBS) - A Chicago firefighter died Tuesday, nearly a month after he was struck by a minivan in a hit-and-run crash in Rogers Park. On June 12, Lorenzo Douglas was outside of his parked vehicle about 7:30 p.m.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

  • The wake for this man is tonight and his funeral tomorrow. While not killed in the line of duty every morning he put his boots on he was willing to risk his life to save others. Thank you for your service sir. Rest easy. I hope there will be justice for the person who hit and left you.

  • Visitation 3pm at Smith Corcoran Chapel 6150 Cicero Ave. Service at 10 am Saturday also at the chapel.

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Don’t forget Barbara and I are hosting a gard...

...ll enjoy delicious Mexican fare offered by Rogers Park’s own El Pulpo Loco Restaurant, 6619 N. Clark, and some liquid refreshments, including chilled margaritas. This event is free for Rogers Park Garden...

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...TONIGHT (Tuesday, July 12th), 7:00 p.m. in the backyard of our home at 1431 W. Fargo. We’ll enjoy delicious Mexican fare offered by Rogers Park’s own El Pulpo Loco...

    REMINDER: Garden party and Rogers Park Garden Group meeting tonight in our backyard
    Don't forget Barbara and I are hosting a garden party and Rogers Park Garden Group membership meeting TONIGHT (Tuesday, July 12th), 7:00 p.m. in the backyard of our home at 1431 W. Fargo. We'll enjoy delicious Mexican fare offered by Rogers Park's own El Pulpo Loco Restaurant , 6619 N.
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