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Thirteen Things I Learned At The 7th Annual Blackhawks Convention

From the biggest hillbilly Hawk, to their wise life mottos, I learned a lot about my favorite team last weekend.


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Weekend Journal: PAWS Chicago’s Beach Party, Teeny’s Tour of Pie

Hang with Lisa Dent at the PAWS Beach Party, & bake the best pie of your life with Teeny’s new cookbook. Details HERE!


Lon Helton & Joe Nichols

Country Countdown USA: Joe Nichols Takes In A Game At Wrigley Field

Lon’s co-host this Sunday morning is Joe Nichols who says the best way to spend a day off is taking in some good old-fashioned American ball games, and where better than at Wrigley Field. “[I] […]


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Weekend Journal: Ride For Kids, Summer Learning Challenge, Chicago Area Runners Association

This week: Ramblin’ Ray is helping save kids’ lives, the Chicago Public Library is getting kids to read during the summer, & high school students gear up for the Chicago rock ‘n’ roll half marathon.


Meet Mittens, Kozak, and Jacks! These are just three of the many cats looking for their forever homes. Learn more about them at anticruelty.org.

Weekend Journal: Adopt A Cat For $1, Bick’s July Pit Needs A Home, Heartland’s Walk Of Love

From dollar cats, to Bick’s July Pit, to Heartland’s 2K, this week is all about animals! Click here fur– I mean, for– the details!