Daily Archives: April 13, 2013

Funeral for boy, 14, shot by alleged gang members

Funeral for boy, 14, shot by alleged gang members
Orozco was fatally shot April 7th. (Abel Uribe, Chicago Tribune). Nearly 100 people said goodbye today to Michael Orozco, a 14-year-old Chicago boy who was killed earlier this week by an alleged gang member who prosecutors said was out to avenge his …
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Shriners: Convention Means Millions For Economy

Shriners: Convention Means Millions For Economy
The most well-known event of the Session, which is open to the public, is the Shriners Parade, during which the streets of downtown Indianapolis will be full of bands, motor corps, clowns and more. The Session is projected to fill 2,700 Indianapolis …
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Local Maid-Rite Closes After 6 Months in Business

Local Maid-Rite Closes After 6 Months in Business
It was the first Maid-Rite in Chicago. The restaurant has been shuttered during the week since March. While an answering machine message says it will reopen April 2, that day has come and gone. Maid-Rite remains dark. "Dear Maid-Rite customers, we have …
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Our New Least Favorite Reality Show: The Capones

Our New Least Favorite Reality Show: The Capones
… unemployed friend “Sausage”, drunken cousins, a pathological liar, flirty waitresses, an eccentric uncle “Toupee Lou”, an Irishman, and of course, the neighborhood troublemakers “Meatball” and “Bart” and that just includes the staff. However …
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