|MIKE MALONEY OF JOHNSBURG HIGH SCHOOL BEARS HIGH SCHOOL COACH OF THE WEEK||
Mike Maloney of Johnsburg High School in Johnsburg, IL was named the Chicago Bears High School “Coach of the Week” for Week 9.
|BEN KLETT OF LAKE ZURICH HIGH SCHOOL NAMED BEARS HIGH SCHOOL ALL-STAR||
Ben Klett of Lake Zurich High School in Lake Zurich, IL was named the “Bears High School All-Star” for Week 9.
|THE SECOND CITY TRAINING PREPS YOUTH FOR A CAREER IN ACTING||
The Second City Training Center is proud to launch its Kids in the Biz immersion, an advanced, fast-moving program for children and teens (ages 4-18) looking to pursue a career in professional theater and commercial work. This immersion will highlight the skills needed to succeed in an audition, get an agent and start working professionally in entertainment. Registration is now open for the week-long program December 29 - January 2 with classes from 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. every day.
|TRAILSIDE MUSEUM TO REOPEN FRIDAY October 24, 2014||
For families and neighbors who’ve been eager to see inside the Forest Preserves of Cook County’s newly refurbished Harold “Hal” Tyrrell Trailside Museum of Natural History, the wait is over.
The nature center will officially reopen its doors beginning with an event this Friday evening.
|“THE DUKES OF HAZZARD” JOHN SCHNEIDER AND TOM WOPAT “HOME FOR CHRISTMAS”||
JOHN SCHNEIDER and TOM WOPAT – the original stars of “The Dukes of Hazzard” – will release a special holiday album Home for Christmas to celebrate the 35th Anniversary of the iconic TV show. The recording will be available from D13 Entertainment in stores and online October 28. The pair, currently starring in a national TV advertising campaign for AutoTrader.com, have performed
|“Guitar of Hope,” Taylor Swift, Christina Aguilera, Miley Cyrus||
RR Auction is proud to include a celebrity signed “Guitar of Hope,” in its upcoming music themed sale, Marvels of Modern Music auction next week.
|Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Voting Open for the 2014 Jean Banchet Awards||
Nominations for the highly coveted Jean Banchet Awards for Culinary Excellence are now open for voting by the general public. The Jean Banchet Awards is the only Chicago-based awards presentation that recognizes and rewards culinary originality and talent in the Chicagoland area.
|Ambassador Judy Heumann and David Scott celebrate the "Champions of Change"||
Washington, DC. Today the White House celebrated inclusive employment with a "Champions of Change" event. The official White House event recognized leaders who are making a positive impact on employment for people with disabilities. Longtime leading institutions such as the USBLN, Kessler Foundation, government officials, Manpower, Walgreens and others were in attendance. So too were longtime leaders such as Ambassador Judy Heumann, Andy Imparato and others.
|White House Recognizes Importance of Jobs for People with Disabilities||
Washington, DC. Today the White House celebrated inclusive employment with a "Champions of Change" event. The official White House event recognized leaders who are making a positive impact on employment for people with disabilities. Longtime leading institutions such as the USBLN, Kessler Foundation, government officials, Manpower, Walgreens and others were in attendance.
|Chicago Match Race STORRS WINS CMRC AUTUMN INVITATIONAL DOUBLEHEADER||
In an impressive display of consistent match racing performance, Connecticut-based David Storrs has turned in not one but two back-to-back winning results at the Chicago Match Race Center's Grade 3 Autumn Invitational A and B events held over October 9-12th. With help from US One team members Taylor Canfield, Brian Janney & Hayden Goodrick, Storrs first bested a field of six teams in the A event held Thursday and Friday, then came back to win again in the B event held over Saturday and Sunday among a field of 8 teams.