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Suspect Charged With Stealing Rare Guitar At O’Hare

Harry Manx – the Canadian musician whose Indian guitar was stolen in baggage claim at O’Hare Friday – says that guitar has been found and the thief arrested.

02/25/2014

Four of ten guitars donated to the Cook County Jail for the "Jail Guitar Doors" program, offering weekly guitar lessons to inmates. (Credit: CBS)

Musician Whose Guitar Was Stolen At O’Hare Hopeful He Will Get It Back

Canadian musician Harry Manx – whose guitar was stolen from an O’Hare baggage claim Friday – says he is still hopeful he’ll get it back.

02/24/2014

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Best Places For Guitar Lessons In Chicago

For strummers who want to develop their knowledge of repertoire and technique, chord progression or rhythm patterns, these music schools are sure to peak the interest of students at all levels.

01/14/2013

Say goodbye to a Monopoly token... (Credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Say “Sayonara” To One Of Monopoly’s Game Tokens

That’s right, Hasbro is updating those tiny, metal pieces you move around the board in Monopoly. This isn’t an arbitrary process, they’re asking fans to vote on which classic tokens should stay and which new tokens should win a permanent spot on the Monopoly board.

01/09/2013

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Video: Garth Brooks Sells His Soul To Lucifer For A Hit Song (SNL)

Check out this classic SNL sketch as Garth Brooks plays a character desperate for a hit song.

670 The Score–06/15/2012

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Odd Combo Venues: Weird Stores And Restaurants To Visit

Some of the best shops in the city involve creative owners trying to make an extra buck through two businesses at once. And while there’s plenty of these that you’d expect (gift shops or restaurants attached to hotels and museums), we decided to highlight some of the quirky and downright inspiring examples of Chicago’s multitasking business owners.

03/06/2012

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Best Music Lessons In Chicago

This year I’ve resolved to pick up a more exciting hobby: playing the piano. I took piano lessons as a child but never really mastered the art. In researching Chicago’s best places for music lessons, I stumbled upon quite a few great places to learn. Here they are…

01/05/2012

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Bluesman Seeks Return Of Guitar Left In Cab

A Scottish bluesman living in Chicago is asking for the public’s help in recovering a prized possession.

WBBM Newsradio–06/23/2011