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Who’s (with) the Boss?

  EP boy gets to jam with Springsteen in NashvilleEvergreen Park’s Henry Hynes, right, was able to share the stage with Bruce Springsteen for two minutes last Thursday in Nashville. Submitted photo. On the 25th song of the fifth concert of his 2014 North American Tour, Bruce Springsteen gave an Evergreen Park boy a chance to play with him on stage for a little more than two minutes.Henry Hynes, 10, and his... Read more

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Goose egg turns golden

After shutout loss, Vikings get back to business Two days after getting hit with a string of goose eggs, St. Laurence cooked that goose.The Vikings’ high-powered offense has often seemed unstoppable this spring, but De La Salle found a way to grind it to a halt last Thursday. Behind pitcher Ivan Guzman, the Meteors stunned St. Laurence — and probably a number of prep baseball fans — by notching a 4-0 shutout in a Chicago Catholic... Read more

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broaden your horizons

This week Rock, gemand jewelry show   Moksha Imports’ Holiday Rock, Gem and Jewelry show will be held this Saturday and Sunday, April 12 and 13, from noon to 4 p.m., at Tranzformation, 5528 W. Cal-Sag Road in Alsip.  Ed and Sue from Moksha Imports (the original owners of Sanctuary Crystals) will be offering one of the finest selections of rocks, mineral specimens, crystals and jewelry in the Chicago area. (897-0778; tranzformation.biz) The Bridge TeenCenter... Read more

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Black shoes? Selfies? Renaults? This pop…

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Black shoes? Selfies? Renaults? This pope acts like a regular guy

I love me some Pope Francis.How do you not like this guy? Even if you’re not a Catholic, it’s nearly impossible not to take notice of the Holy Father and appreciate his approach to the gig.He’s only been Pope for about one year, but he’s garnered more media attention than any other Pope in my lifetime.Pope John Paul II was a close second. He was beloved and will be canonized... Read more