Posts Tagged ‘ Chicago Cubs ’

Groundbreaking at Clark Park/ Lane

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October 12, 2012
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Long hoped for, the community gathered to break ground on a high school baseball stadium to be built south of Lane Stadium. The stadium will have the same dimensions as Wrigley Field.
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Another Step In Transforming Clark Park Today

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October 11, 2012
A Cubs Care Park was constructed near Cabrini Green. Designed by Weiss Architects and built by Nayyar & Nayyar, the site has since been developed. Other Cubs themed baseball diamonds are located in Hamlin Park, Thillens Stadium and in Humboldt Park. Credit: Nayyar & Nayyar International

Dedication of a $5.2 million high school baseball diamond in Clark Park part of a $24.75 million tranformation of the once quiet park
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Parking and Special Events Dominate Wrigley Community Meeting

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March 1, 2012

Parking issues, street vendors blocking sidewalks and special event use of Wrigley Field dominated a community meeting led by Ald. Tom Tunney and the Chicago Cubs Monday. Tunney told the neighbors the city would be cracking down on the illegal use of private property as public lots. Undercover agents were looking for neighbors who...
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Milestone: Harry A Wang, 91; former Cubs bullpen catcher

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June 18, 2011

Harra A Wang, 91, a former bullpen catcher for the Chicago Cubs and a graduate of Lane Tech passed away May 3 according to a report in the Fond du Lac Reporter. Wang was an US Army veteran, serving as a medic. He moved to Fond du Lac, Wisc, marrying Lorraine Murphy there in...
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Cullerton on Fox Chicago Sunday today

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March 27, 2011

Illinois Sen. President John Cullerton will join Fox Chicago Sunday later this morning. Cullerton will address the state budget, redistricting, hand gun ownership and other issues. The station says Cullerton also will be addressing demands from the Chicago Cubs for state help. More information on Cullerton’s appearance on Fox Chicago Sunday. FOX Chicago Sunday:...
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Catholic schools open house week

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January 20, 2011

St. Ben is holding a “Pump Up The Volume” fundraiser. Lane is hosting its Winter Ball. And GT is welcoming classes of 1985 and 1960 for reunions.
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The World of Rod Blagojevich; Updated

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July 8, 2010

A map of the events and people in the life and trial of Rod Blagojevich.
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Wheelchair Softball Takes the Field Saturday!

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June 25, 2010
Wheelchair Softball Takes the Field  Saturday!

Come on out this weekend to California Park, located at 3843 N. California Ave. for  the first of three summer  wheelchair softball tournaments. In cooperation with the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago and Cubs Care teams from the city and suburbs will compete for the top prize. The field was built in 2005 specifically for wheelchair competition, and...
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Construction, Cubs games challenge weekend traffic

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April 16, 2010
Construction, Cubs games challenge weekend traffic

Chicago Cubs games and continuing sewer construction on Montrose will challenge motorists this weekend. The Cubs will face Houston at 12:05 PM Saturday and again on Sunday, but at 1:20 PM. Montrose is closed in both directions except for local traffic between Ravenswood and Ashland Avenue. Next weekend on Saturday morning will see a...
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