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The Hartford CourantThe deal is done, most of the contracts are let, the construction is under way — and some politicians are still bashing the New Britain-to- Hartford busway. This potentially transformative project has become a punching bag for some of the candidates...
Fenway Park turned 100 on Friday, standing grander than ever. No place does better combining history with technology, and the clam chowder's awfully good too. In honor of Fenway, here's one guy's take on baseball's best-ever ballparks. The only caveat is...
Change of SubjectPart of an occasional series Commenter ID: Edge of the 14th Ward Gender: Male Age: 32 Occupation: Nonprofit communications, currently on behalf of a child welfare agency that specializes in foster care adoption. Family info: Married for three years to.......
Jacket CopyTo mark the opening of baseball season we have reviews of the three books on the sport as well as John Sutherland's massive "Lives of the Novelists."...
TribLocal - Wilmette & Kenilworth » NewsThe Cubs’ search began Friday. It could end Monday and be a huge success, although Commissioner Bud Selig would prefer an orderly process befitting our …...
Change of SubjectTargeting David Protess Six Years -- ARDC Complaint Latest Maneuver by the DuPage County Brotherhood from the CountyLeaks blog. Should Sox make a run at Sandberg to replace Guillen? in which Ed Sherman of Crain's echoes a thought I've been......
The Daily MirrorNov. 19, 1960: Hank Greenberg, former baseball star who was part owner of the Chicago White Sox, was out as the potential bidder for the American League baseball team hoping to start play in Los Angeles in 1961. So who......
Jacket CopyThis list of nine best baseball books by David L. Ulin includes Robert Coover -- and leaves out Boys of Summer....
Chicago Breaking SportsBy Paul Sullivan ORLANDO -- Mike Veeck was able to enjoy the fact that his father, baseball maverick Bill Veeck, was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1991. But, like Cubs great Ron Santo, the former White Sox owner was never elected into the Hall...
The Daily MirrorOct. 9, 1959 In their second season in Los Angeles, the Dodgers turned to a very local hero en route to winning the World Series. Larry Sherry, who played baseball for Fairfax High before joining the Dodgers' farm system, turned in another outstanding...
The Daily MirrorPhotograph by John Malmin / Los Angeles Times July 22, 1959: Carole Tregoff enters a detectives' office for more questioning in the death of Barbara Jean Finch. Hey, itâ€™s Lena Horne at the Cocoanut Grove. Wouldnâ€™t it be great to visit the Ambassador...
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