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Gigi April 17, 2014 at 08:58 am
That is great! Those kids deserve a bright spot in their day!
Paul Shafer April 17, 2014 at 09:13 am
Absolutely fantastic !
Stu Pidasso April 17, 2014 at 12:22 pm
Cherish the children!! Best news I have read today :)
Lenny Kravitz April 16, 2014 at 05:11 pm
Not as funny as that US Airways tweetRead More yesterday.http://www.buzzfeed.com/ryanhatesthis/us-airways-just-tweeted-out-one-of-the-most-graphic-things-y
Dennis Robaugh (Editor) April 16, 2014 at 05:50 pm
wow, lenny kravitz. would hate to be the person working the Twitter feed for US Airways that day.
Redhead April 17, 2014 at 10:51 am
What a pleasant change from some of the prune faced attendants one encounters! Too bad she didn'tRead More speak a little more slowly so one didn't miss any words!
Burpo family. Photo courtesy of Sony.
Fortified- AKA Carlos Danger April 17, 2014 at 09:31 pm
Jmichael, x, and anyone who read it...I was referring to comments that slur every religious person,Read More and religion in general. Their are religious people that are truly asinine and repulsive. My point as some just stated above, lets not call it all bad because of a few. I am going to rewrite the blog, to make it more coherent. Thanks for your wanting to clarify, and I will as well......
jMichael April 18, 2014 at 01:50 am
Fortified, my friend. Noted and understood. Regards.
Fortified- AKA Carlos Danger April 18, 2014 at 02:56 am
ok, well.....I'll make this simple. 830 comments, and I am not going to make any groundbreakingRead More news. However, a simple self-check for some. Their are always going to be people who we agree, or disagree, love, loathe, and more. While some comments made points that we can learn from, their are many comments that have no point other than throwing mud. I am not immune to such. I understand the feelings, and might understand why. When we see the worst of the worst on TV who are yelling at funerals, and telling others they are damned to burn forever just because they are gay, it stirs emotions. I don't like that either. However, the 90% of Christians we never hear from are pretty much like everyone else, just trying to find some peace. Most believe as they go to church, and many just hope their is a heaven and feel good just going to church. Some go because everyone else in the house goes. Some, silently do good human work helping others in need, never broadcasting how they help. This 90% are not your enemies. God is not your enemy. The ones who made comments grouping all religious people, and/or religions as bad, yet claim it is for the intolerance of religion..........are taking the 10% and burdening 100% of believers. THAT is the definition of intolerance. -------lets be clear-----You can't take 10% of something, and smear 100% in the name of tolerance------. While most on both sides here will claim to aspire tolerance, we all have our own quirks that can push us over the edge and claim all of one group is bad. Their are only a few that have the majority of the disparaging posts. And in the spirit of that, I acknowledge that a few commenters made the majority of mud throwing.
Stephanie Ebert and her autistic son Beckham, 9. | Photo Provided.
angie April 11, 2014 at 03:55 pm
marathon mom - stay home and take care of your kid he has needs far moreRead More important then marathon and you made yourself an ambassador !!!!
Jiroemon Kimura, age 114 (in photo) and my grandfather Shigeyuki Umeda, age 94
Joshua Torres April 9, 2014 at 08:40 pm
Mongo, Nothing could be further from the truth...There is some very very wise advise in here...IfRead More you cannot see the wisdom this old man is offering well I just feel sorry for you...Liz has got the right idea...
Mike April 9, 2014 at 09:46 pm
He forgot number 11. Never, ever get married otherwise you will be nagged to death.
Allen April 10, 2014 at 01:40 am
The last article I read was by a 104-yr-old woman who said, "Four shots of whiskey a day. OneRead More in the morning, one at noon, and two before bedtime." Moral: Nobody knows anything about longevity.
Bob Bell as Bozo the Clown
Tom RS. April 5, 2014 at 09:16 am
I was half way through the video before I realized it was not an Oak Lawn Board meeting.
Larry April 5, 2014 at 09:43 am
Did Quinn take his place?? They have very similar characteristics, they are both clowns.
Larry April 5, 2014 at 09:49 am
eldebarge, Did you live in an enclosed room, that was all acting to make people laugh!! Today'sRead More violence on T.V.is much more than BOZO throwing a pie in the face. Pie-throwing has been around for years back in the 1920's. You were probably the kid that took the toys from the sand-box.
Actor Jesse Spencer as Lt. Matthew Casey
Sally Barry April 3, 2014 at 05:56 pm
I've loved Jesse Spencer as an actor from the moment I saw him on 'House' all those years ago. GoodRead More job, Jesse!
Ernestine Bruno March 28, 2014 at 09:13 am
What a great honor to be nominated for such important work!!! Caring for special needs children isRead More a very difficult job especially when you have chosen to do so!!! Kudos to Reenie, you got my vote!! :)
Wendy Mann-Flores March 28, 2014 at 09:49 am
What an amazing woman! Congratulations Reenie! Such an inspiring life you lead :) May many moreRead More lives be touched by your selfless, passionate work!
Christine Balaty March 29, 2014 at 02:14 pm
As a teacher at Old Quarry, it was like winning the lottery to have Reenie as my para-professional.Read More Reenie's compassion, caring, patience, sense of humor, and understanding with students and staff are what make her a good friend and a joy to work with. The kids love her because they know she genuinely cares about each and every one of them.
Moji Oluwa. Photo courtesy of Patty Oluwa.
® Cody Walker March 28, 2014 at 05:56 pm
Is this the Obama brother hut neighbor?
Connie April 8, 2014 at 01:26 pm
What is so good about this? Waste of space and reading.
Igor April 8, 2014 at 01:35 pm
This guy looks a lot like me. With some minor differences. He's taller than me, more muscles,Read More better clothes, better looking.But on the plus side I have a nice round stomach. Other than he's balck and I'm white we could be identical twins.
TIM PERAINO March 20, 2014 at 11:02 am
Very proud of you Rebecca for helping our Lemont community.
Elizabeth Slad March 21, 2014 at 11:45 am
Rebecca, where can we send or drop off a monetary donation to help cover whatever? What a wonderfulRead More event. Go Girl Scouts!!! Mrs. Slad
TIM PERAINO March 22, 2014 at 12:33 am
Thank you for your generosity Mrs. Slad! Any donations can be sent to the Lemont United MethodistRead More Church and marked "Girl Scout Gold Award".
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Patrick March 3, 2014 at 12:28 pm
Awesome Job. Congratulations
Shelley Taylor March 4, 2014 at 06:58 am
Way to go girls! Congratulations on a fantastic season!
Kim Shimkus March 4, 2014 at 08:02 am
Congratulations Dazzlers! Your hard work has paid off.