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Tennis Comes Strong To The Inner City

Posted December 6, 2013 by David Smallwood

For many decades, the Robert Taylor Homes at 51st and State streets was the site of so many hard knocks for Black kids growing up.  Soon, in its rebirth, that same area will be the site for a lot of Black kids knocking hard – on tennis balls, that is – in an effort to […]

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Cover: Motown Royalty – Mary Wilson and “Duke” Fakir

Posted November 15, 2013 by Sylvester Cosby

                                                    Chicago will soon be visited by two of Motown’s Royal Family members Mary Wilson and Abdul “Duke” Fakir, both founding and original members of the Supremes and Four Tops, […]

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Chris Tucker…Still Standing! The Venue At Horseshoe Casino November 22-23

Posted November 1, 2013 by David Smallwood

While most kids graduating from high school are pondering college, enlisting, or settling into a job at the post office, Chris Tucker immediately set his sights on Hollywood and making it in show business. Boy, did his dream come true…and with the quickness. And now the star of the Rush Hour movies brings his funny […]

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