This Sabbath rarely rests

This Sabbath rarely rests

Supplied photo This guy is the only person to participate in all 33 Chicago Triathlons. Evergreen Park’s Jeff Sabbath will try to make it 34-for-34 on Aug. 28.             In 1982, a young man from Iowa, Jeff Sabbath, had a passion for exercise and years of experience partaking in numerous triathlons around the country and traveled to Chicago to join thousands of others to participate in the city’s first swim/bike/run event.             Six... Read more


Fire analysis/notes: At least the team i…

HOME COOKING   The Fire is unbeaten at Toyota Park in the last 10 games. The breakdown:   April 30 (MLS game)      Tied D.C. United, 1-1 May 21 (MLS game)      Beat Houston, 1-0 May 28 (MLS game)      Tied Portland, 1-1 June 15 (Hunt Cup)        Beat Indy Eleven, 2-1 (PK) June 28 (Hunt Cup)        Beat Columbus, 2-1 July 1   (MLS game)      Beat San Jose, 1-0 July 13 (MLS game)       Beat Sporting KC, 1-0 July 20 (Hunt Cup)         Beat Ft. Lauderdale, 3-0 July 31 (MLS game)       Tied NY Red... Read more

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‘Ted 2’ sequel should have stayed in hibernation The comedy “Ted 2” is an unneeded sequel to the film “Ted.” The first brought us Mark Wahlberg as John, along with Seth MacFarlane as Ted, his foul-mouthed Teddy bear of a best friend. This film picks up a little after the first film ended. We see the bear getting married to his sleazy fiancee, Tami-Lynn (Jessica Barth), at a wedding officiated by Sam... Read more


Bears get creamed, buat least it did not…


  It all started with a phone call from my sister, Jean. We talked about a variety of things and she mentioned that her husband and my brother-in-law, Pat, had tickets to the Chicago Bears game. The Chicago Bears? I then got my bearings and realized the NFL preseason begins the first week of August. I guess my mind was still on baseball because it was hot and humid outside. It turns... Read more