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September 10, 2009
Hennie Baker, Contributions to Alzheimer's Association by phone 1-800-272-3900, on-line, ALZ.org, or by mail 225 N. Michigan Avenue, FL 17, Chicago, IL 60601-7633.
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By Natalie Sherman, The Baltimore Sun | June 17, 2014
Under Armour said Tuesday it will open a new store in Chicago next year as the Baltimore-based athletic apparel maker expands its physical footprint. The Chicago location, expected to open in March, 2015, is planned for 600 North Michicagn Avenue, within the city's Magnificent Mile district. The company, which has partnerships with Notre Dame, Northwestern and the Chicago Cubs, said the store will "fortify the brand's deep connection to Chicago and the surrounding areas. " In April, Under Armour planted its flag at a John Jacob Astor building in New York City.
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By BLOOMBERG NEWS | August 14, 1999
CHICAGO -- Reynolds Metals Co., North America's No. 3 aluminum producer, got an all-cash takeover offer from investment firm Michigan Avenue Partners, rivaling a half-cash, half-stock offer from Alcoa Inc. in an effort to keep Reynolds independent, the investment firm said yesterday.The value of the offer wasn't disclosed, though Chicago-based Michigan Avenue Partners said its offer is higher than Alcoa's, which is equivalent to $65 a share, or $5.6 billion including assumed debt. Reynolds shares rose $3 to $69.375.
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The Baltimore Sun | September 5, 2013
Many public events leading up to the pageant are free. Tickets are required to attend the pageant and are sold in a package, which also includes the three-night preliminaries, ranging from $110 to $220. Here are some highlights: The "Show Us Your Shoes" parade, Sept. 14 on the boardwalk, is free to bystanders, but reserved-seat tickets are $20. The event showcases floats, marching bands, musical performances and, of course, the Miss America contestants parading in an extraordinary collection of chic and silly shoes: haute-couture high-heels, flip-flops, glitzy sneakers, even bedroom slippers.
NEWS
February 11, 2005
On Wednesday, February 9, 2005, DR. ROBERT W. KEARNS of Queenstown, MD, formerly of Gaithersburg, MD. He was the beloved father of Dennis, Timothy, Patrick, Kathleen, Maureen and Bob, loving brother of Martin Kearns, devoted grandfather of Riley, Kierra, Kenneth, Claire, Aidan, Michael and Sierra. Friends will be received at PUMPHREY'S COLONIAL FUNERAL HOME, 300 W. Montgomery Avenue (Route 28 just off I-270, exit 6-A) Rockville, MD, on Saturday, February 12, from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 P.M. A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered in River Rouge, MI. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association National Office, 225 N. Michigan Avenue, Floor 17, Chicago, IL, 60601.
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The Baltimore Sun | September 5, 2013
Many public events leading up to the pageant are free. Tickets are required to attend the pageant and are sold in a package, which also includes the three-night preliminaries, ranging from $110 to $220. Here are some highlights: The "Show Us Your Shoes" parade, Sept. 14 on the boardwalk, is free to bystanders, but reserved-seat tickets are $20. The event showcases floats, marching bands, musical performances and, of course, the Miss America contestants parading in an extraordinary collection of chic and silly shoes: haute-couture high-heels, flip-flops, glitzy sneakers, even bedroom slippers.
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By McClatchy-Tribune | April 22, 2007
I'm traveling to Chicago this summer with my husband, who will be attending a conference. Any suggestions for things to do on my own? The best way to get your husband out of his conference is to score two tickets to a Cubs game. That won't be easy, because most home games are sellouts and you'll have to pay premium prices to a ticket broker such as stubhub.com or gotickets.com. Otherwise, here are some ideas for you: If shopping and eating rank at the top of your list, the Magnificent Mile (themagnificentmile.
BUSINESS
By Natalie Sherman, The Baltimore Sun | June 17, 2014
Under Armour said Tuesday it will open a new store in Chicago next year as the Baltimore-based athletic apparel maker expands its physical footprint. The Chicago location, expected to open in March, 2015, is planned for 600 North Michicagn Avenue, within the city's Magnificent Mile district. The company, which has partnerships with Notre Dame, Northwestern and the Chicago Cubs, said the store will "fortify the brand's deep connection to Chicago and the surrounding areas. " In April, Under Armour planted its flag at a John Jacob Astor building in New York City.
NEWS
May 26, 2009
On May 19, 2009, ADAM LESANE, JR. Friends may visit the family owned MARCH FUNERAL HOME WEST, INC., 4300 Wabash Avenue on Thursday, where the family will receive friends at 1:30 P.M., followed by a memorial service at 2 P.M. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Foundation for Sarcoidosis Research, 122 South Michigan Avenue, Suite 1700, Chicago, IL 60603, (312) 341-0500, in memory of Adam Lesane, Jr.
NEWS
January 26, 2006
ALMA L. BARNES (nee Blow) passed away on December 5, 2005 at her home in Maryland. A native of Portsmouth, Virginia, Alma was the wife of the late Lonnie W. Barnes. She is survived by her son, L. Gary Barnes, a special daughter-in-law, Helen C. Barnes, and her daughter, Bonnie B. Lambert. A private memorial took place on December 10, 2005 at Greenlawn Memorial Park where she was buried. A special thank you to the caregivers at Abundant Life. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 225 N. Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60601-7633.
NEWS
September 10, 2009
Hennie Baker, Contributions to Alzheimer's Association by phone 1-800-272-3900, on-line, ALZ.org, or by mail 225 N. Michigan Avenue, FL 17, Chicago, IL 60601-7633.
TRAVEL
By McClatchy-Tribune | April 22, 2007
I'm traveling to Chicago this summer with my husband, who will be attending a conference. Any suggestions for things to do on my own? The best way to get your husband out of his conference is to score two tickets to a Cubs game. That won't be easy, because most home games are sellouts and you'll have to pay premium prices to a ticket broker such as stubhub.com or gotickets.com. Otherwise, here are some ideas for you: If shopping and eating rank at the top of your list, the Magnificent Mile (themagnificentmile.
NEWS
February 11, 2005
On Wednesday, February 9, 2005, DR. ROBERT W. KEARNS of Queenstown, MD, formerly of Gaithersburg, MD. He was the beloved father of Dennis, Timothy, Patrick, Kathleen, Maureen and Bob, loving brother of Martin Kearns, devoted grandfather of Riley, Kierra, Kenneth, Claire, Aidan, Michael and Sierra. Friends will be received at PUMPHREY'S COLONIAL FUNERAL HOME, 300 W. Montgomery Avenue (Route 28 just off I-270, exit 6-A) Rockville, MD, on Saturday, February 12, from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 P.M. A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered in River Rouge, MI. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association National Office, 225 N. Michigan Avenue, Floor 17, Chicago, IL, 60601.
BUSINESS
By BLOOMBERG NEWS | August 14, 1999
CHICAGO -- Reynolds Metals Co., North America's No. 3 aluminum producer, got an all-cash takeover offer from investment firm Michigan Avenue Partners, rivaling a half-cash, half-stock offer from Alcoa Inc. in an effort to keep Reynolds independent, the investment firm said yesterday.The value of the offer wasn't disclosed, though Chicago-based Michigan Avenue Partners said its offer is higher than Alcoa's, which is equivalent to $65 a share, or $5.6 billion including assumed debt. Reynolds shares rose $3 to $69.375.
NEWS
September 1, 2004
On August 28, 2004, GORDON W. GENT, beloved husband of the late Anna V. Gent (nee Smith); devoted father of Patricia Schulte; grandfather of four; and great-grandfather of eight. A memorial service will be held at the Edenwald Center, Pat Martin Room, on Tuesday, September 7, at 2 p.m. If so desired, contributions may be made in Gordon's memory to the Alzheimer's Association, 225 North Michigan Avenue, suite 1700, Chicago, IL 60601-7633. Arrangements by Ruck Towson Funeral Home, Inc.
NEWS
May 10, 2005
On May 6, 2005, CLEMENTINE ABBOTT, dear sister of the late Harry Clarke Abbott Jr., and Dorothy Lorraine Dee, dear aunt of Doris A. Walker, William Clarke Dee and Dorothy C. Dietrich, also survived by three grand-nieces and one grand nephew and three great-great nephews and two great-great nieces. A Funeral Service will be held Wednesday, 10 A.M. in the Cathedral of the Incarnation. Interment Moreland Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Cathedral of the Incarnation or Alzheimer's Association, 225 N. Michigan Avenue, Suite 1700, Chicago IL, 60601.
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