Results tagged with 'olympics'
Published Dec. 21, 2016
Merriam-Webster recently selected "surreal" as the 2016 word of the year. Sounds about right. From pop culture to politics, from the unprecedented to the unbelievable, here are columnist Sherwin Hughes' 10 biggest stories from the year that was.
Published Oct. 11, 2016
The Pettit National Ice Center will host the Long Track Fall World Cup Qualifier Oct.14-16. The top speedskaters will compete on the Pettit Center's Olympic Oval to earn places on the U.S. Fall World Cup team that will travel to six different international sites to compete.
Published Oct. 11, 2016
America's talented crop of gymnasts drew the spotlight as they competed in the summer Olympics in Rio. Now, those amazing gymnasts roll into Milwaukee on Friday, Oct. 14 as part of the 2016 Kellogg's Tour of Gymnastics Champions at the BMO Harris Bradley Center.
Published Aug. 22, 2016
When dark circles appeared on the Olympian Michael Phelps after a cupping treatment, everyone started asking: What are those things? Does cupping work? What does the evidence say? We'd like to answer a few of those questions.
Published Aug. 9, 2016
Klover Products Inc.'s line of parabolic microphones, manufactured in Janesville, capture sound waves with pinpoint accuracy at a wide variety of sporting events throughout the year. Now, these Sconnie products are being used at the Summer Olympics.
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Sunday February 2nd, 2014 – Island Lake, IL
I have wanted to see a Super Bowl in person since I was a kid, and I still do. My reasons are no longer the same, but if I ever get the chance I’ll definitely go. I used to want to go only to see my beloved Green ...
Friday January 20th, 2012 - Gurnee, IL No rest for the wicked. Up and at ’em. I signed myself up for another network meet and greet breakfast this morning, and it started at 7:30 at the Golden Corral in Gurnee, IL. I’ve never been a morning person, even when I worked in mo...
IDOL JUDGES TURN THEIR NOSES UP AT ELLEN? The auditions were very much the same as in years past. Familiar Idol-wannabees are representing year-to-year as always. What's different is not four judges, but which four judges. We know this is Simon's last year. This is Randy's...
When I think about the phrase "not that long ago" I always revert to the summer of 1996. I'm not sure why. It was 13 years ago, but it is a summer I will never forget... forget... forget... get... get... get...
-(Que music) "... it's like 10,000 spoons when all you need is a ...
Wednesday October 1st, 2008 - Lake Villa, ILPretty good effort today. I put in a solid 16 hour work day trying to figure out how to do all the things I’ve let stagnate the past few months. I knew I couldn’t do them all in a day but I did at least get started on a few of them. It felt ...
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