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Did U Know? Alexander Hamilton Monument

Posted on August 19, 2014

Founding father Alexander Hamilton stands immortalized in Lincoln Park. But how did the monument come to be? Chris DeRose shares the story of the gilded statue.

Lincoln Park Boat Club

Posted on August 18, 2014

Established in 1910, Lincoln Park Boat House offers the use of sculls, kayaks, paddleboards and canoes for a rigorous workout in the great outdoors.

Team AeroDynamix

Posted on August 15, 2014

In anticipation of this weekend’s Air & Water Show, Chris DeRose soars with Team AeroDynamix, the world’s largest air-show team.

Ice Bucket Challenge

Posted on August 13, 2014

Co-host Walt Willey and Chris DeRose take the Ice Bucket Challenge, getting splashed with buckets of icy water to help raise awareness for ALS.

Did U Know? Richard J. Oglesby

Posted on August 12, 2014

A monument stands in Lincoln Park honoring Illinois politician Richard J. Oglesby. Chris DeRose shares a history less on this impressive Civil War-era figure.

Indiana Jones Movie Trivia

Posted on August 8, 2014

It's been 30 years since Indiana Jones & The Temple Of Doom was in theaters, and in honor of the film Chris DeRose hits the streets to play some Indy Jones trivia.

Vietnam Memorial's "Moving" Wall

Posted on August 8, 2014

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the US' involvement in the Vietnam War. Chris DeRose visited the Vietnam Memorial's "Moving" Wall, currently in Berwyn.

Did U Know? Cook County

Posted on August 6, 2014

Where did the name Cook County come from? Chris DeRose uncovers the meteoric rise and fall of this Illinois county’s namesake, Daniel Pope Cook.

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