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OFFBEAT: World premiere 'Rainbow Flag' a moving musical with added humor

OFFBEAT: World premiere 'Rainbow Flag' a moving musical with added humor

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

April 08, 2013 12:00 am

CASTLE ON THE WHITE SOX: Civic Rights Game has place in never-ending struggle

CHICAGO | We’ll get our fill of history when the White Sox host Major League Baseball’s annual Civil Rights Game Aug. 24 at U.S. Cellular Field.

April 02, 2013 5:13 pm
Shaw Thoughts: Geriatric Genius

Shaw Thoughts: Geriatric Genius

He walks slowly these days—a kind of stoop-shouldered amble—his face reflecting the aches and pains of a 72-year-old body that’s been invaded by prostate cancer, Lyme disease and a mild stroke that still affects coordination.

November 20, 2012 12:00 pm Related
Meeks' residency questioned in Chicago race

Meeks' residency questioned in Chicago race

According to legal papers filed with the Chicago Board of Elections, state Sen. James T. Meeks may be better qualified to run for mayor of South Holland than mayor of Chicago.

December 08, 2010 12:00 am Photos

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Observers: Black candidates face uphill battle to fifth floor

Observers: Black candidates face uphill battle to fifth floor

In 1983 black voters ignited change with the landmark election of Harold Washington as mayor of Chicago.

November 29, 2010 12:00 am Photos

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