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Videos tagged 'Chris Derose'

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.

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.

Lollapalooza Preview: Part 1

Posted on August 1, 2014

The countdown has begun! Chris DeRose is at Grant Park with the inside scoop on everything you need to know before heading downtown for Lollapalooza.

Lollapalooza Preview: Part 2

Posted on August 1, 2014

Chris DeRose is back with more fun facts and need-to-know tips on getting the most out of Chicago’s biggest music festival.

Did U Know? Chicago Harbor Lock

Posted on July 29, 2014

A “water elevator” that limits the amount of water that is diverted from Lake Michigan to the Mississippi, Chris DeRose learns all about the Chicago Harbor Lock.

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