Monthly Archives: January 2014

Weekend: Your guide to entertainment in Northeast Pennsylvania

Weekend: Your guide to entertainment in Northeast Pennsylvania
19, 6 to 8 p.m., Gold Room, Administration Building, King's College, North River Street, Wilkes-Barre. … JIM BELUSHI AND THE CHICAGO BOARD OF COMEDY: March 13, 7:30 p.m., F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts, Wilkes-Barre, $ 34/$ 44.
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Chicago Fire owner building soccer dome on North Side

Chicago Fire owner building soccer dome on North Side
The Chicago Fire Soccer Center, which will be along the north branch of the Chicago River in the North Center neighborhood, will be the largest year-round soccer facility and first-ever air-supported dome in the city. Mr. Hauptman, 44, who has owned …
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Ring in the New Year with a Paddling Trip down the North Branch of the Chicago

Ring in the New Year with a Paddling Trip down the North Branch of the Chicago
On January 1, 2014, the Forest Preserves of Cook County will host the annual New Year's Day Canoe Paddle down the North Branch of the Chicago River. Experienced paddlers are invited to participate in this free tradition, which begins below the Skokie …
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Arctic blast drops temperatures in U.S. to lows not seen in years, thousands

Arctic blast drops temperatures in U.S. to lows not seen in years, thousands
It hurled North Dakota into minus territory, as the weather service predicted a day-long blizzard for the state. Parts of Montana and Minnesota were feeling the same pain, the NWS said. If there was ever a winter-toughened state, it's Minnesota, but …
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Super Bowl helps NYC hotel score fast after $100M redo

Super Bowl helps NYC hotel score fast after 0M redo
2, the day the championship game will be played across the Hudson River in New Jersey. “We've been getting a lot of interest … Hotels near La Guardia Airport in Queens have New York City's biggest jump, more than doubling to $ 307.58 on average …
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