Guinness World Record
The Chicago Park District is signing up children to take part in an attempt to set a new record for the world’s largest swimming lesson.
It’s the one thing that surrounds everyone at the game. For Seattle it’s a comfort, for their opposition, it can sometimes be a nightmare.
This year’s total in Highwood was 28,036, said Tali Hylen of Ripple Public Relations.
It didn’t seem right to Clinton Shepherd that the birthplace of the Ferris wheel didn’t hold the record for the longest Ferris wheel ride. “I thought Chicago should have that title,” he said Sunday, after spending a record-shattering 48 hours, 8 minutes and 25 seconds awake riding Navy Pier’s iconic attraction.
You will find not only beer, but possibly historical significance, as Oktoberfest returns later Thursday in Federal Plaza.
A Chicago company hopes to make it into the Guinness Book of Records Tuesday with the world’s largest chocolate bar.
A Great Dane from Addison has won the Guinness World Record for the tallest living female dog on earth.
A Great Dane from the western suburbs is a world record contender for the tallest living female dog anywhere.
George Hood is attempting to set a new Guinness World Record on the stationary bike, in an effort to raise money for the causes he holds most dear.