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Wow. The Browns don't looks so bad in comparison. 
The Pro Football Hall of Fame displays more busts of Bears greats than any other team. But there is only one enshrined quarterback, Sid Luckman, who threw his last pass 64 years ago. Since then, there has been no shortage of Bears quarterbacks who were busts, but not of the Hall of Fame variety.
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Great news, everybody. We're running out of kale!
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Oregon Manifest, the competition organizer, says it will determine a winner based on a national vote that begins Monday. The Oregon Manifest says online voting will stay open until noon Aug. 3. The winning design, announced Aug. 4, will be produced by Fuji Bikes for retail debut in 2015, the organization says.
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Have a great idea for a new mobile app or website? We’ll take you step by step through the process of refining it so it’s valuable for the masses. This Blue Sky digital skills class features user experience experts from The Nerdery who can help you prepare your idea for prototyping, the first step in testing your new site before ...
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Reflections of a Newsosaur. Musings (and occasional urgent warnings) of a veteran media executive, who fears our news-gathering companies are stumbling to extinction. Wednesday, July 16, 2014. The newspaper crisis, by the numbers. Roughly a decade after the commercial debut of the Internet, ...
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Chicago is offering rooftop solar panel installations through the summer at 25 percent below market rates through a partnership with non-profit Vote Solar.
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UX designer Fred Beecher on the value of visualizing digital solutions before building them, and plans for his prototyping workshop Aug 25 in Chicago
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Nordstrom has announced it plans to acquire Chicago-based Trunk Club.
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An Arlington Heights woman has drowned while saving three boys in a lake in far northern Wisconsin, authorities said.
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CNG. Cow natural gas. I mean, compressed natural gas. 
Donna Rolf, president and general counsel at AmpCNG, discusses the cost advantage of compressed natural gas; the company's CNG fleet, stations and markets; its arrangement with a dairy farm and its
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The chilliness has crimped the open water swimming sessions led by Drew Surinsky, a triathlon coach based in Glenview.
“There hasn't been a single day this summer where a typical swimmer could go in without a wetsuit,” he said.
The cold snap that has descended upon Chicago can be felt most keenly in the water of Lake Michigan, where temperatures are well below normal for mid-summer.
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Kale deficit may spur new headline-worthy food fad
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Great news, everybody. We're running out of kale!

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Nordstrom has announced it plans to acquire Chicago-based Trunk Club.

Juno's reopening date: Sept. 1
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Jason Chan and his restaurant, Juno (2638 N. Lincoln Ave.), reached an unwelcome milestone this week.

Teens speak more openly with doctors in private
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Teenagers are more likely to discuss topics like sexual health and drug use with their doctors if their parents are out of the room for at l

Arlington Heights woman drowns in Wisconsin saving 3 boys
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An Arlington Heights woman has drowned while saving three boys in a lake in far northern Wisconsin, authorities said.

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Have a great idea for a new mobile app or website? We’ll take you step by step through the process of refining it so it’s valuable for the m

Air quality alert in effect, 90s forecast for Tuesday
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If the predicted high for Tuesday reaches its mark, it would be just the third 90-degree day this year in Chicago.

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Donna Rolf, president and general counsel at AmpCNG, discusses the cost advantage of compressed natural gas; the company's CNG fleet, statio

Women & Children First starts fresh chapter with new owners
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Women & Children First bookstore enthusiasts, of whom there are legions, let out a collective cheer last week when the outgoing owners annou

Red light cameras tag thousands for undeserved tickets
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Thousands of Chicago drivers have been tagged with $100 red light fines they did not deserve, targeted by robotic cameras during a series of

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Anthony Hall, founder of Harebrained Design Inc., discusses the politics of his Period Panties line and why he thinks it was a crowdfunding

Reflections of a Newsosaur
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Reflections of a Newsosaur. Musings (and occasional urgent warnings) of a veteran media executive, who fears our news-gathering companies ar

Chicago to announce new rooftop solar discount program
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The City of Chicago is expected to announce Wednesday that it will offer rooftop solar panel installations through the summer at 25 percent

'Don't Put That In There' debunks common sex myths
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Almost as fun as reading "Don't Put That In There! And 69 Other Sex Myths Debunked" (St. Martin's Griffin) is catching the glances of your f

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Navy Pier now offers a fully digital system for identifying and retrieving misplaced goods through a partnership with virtual lost-and-found

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Shivani Jain of Fitness Cubed, maker of Cubii, shares how she and partners have become makers, although none of them has an engineering degr

Hobby Lobby case holds power, not life, sacred
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We can stop pretending the Hobby Lobby case is about the sanctity of life now.