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freelance wrestling…

September 29th, 2016 Permalink

    1 more day until the freelance wrestling show at Chop Shop Friday night, you won’t be dissapointed!

 

 

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1 more day until the freelance wrestling show at Chop Shop Friday night, you won’t be dissapointed!

freelance wrestling…

September 26th, 2016 Permalink

    go see the freelance wrestling show at Chop Shop this Friday night, you won’t be dissapointed!

 

 

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go see the freelance wrestling show at Chop Shop this Friday night, you won’t be dissapointed!

February 5th, 2016 Permalink

  freelance wrestling tonight @ bottom lounge —->   www.freelancewrestling.com

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NHL 2015 - Blackhawks Win Stanley Cup

 

 

NHL 2015 - Blackhawks Win Stanley Cup

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January 13th, 2015 Permalink

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hand in the face….happy monday!

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September 13th, 2014 Permalink

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Blackhawks forward Andrew Shaw (65) attempts to knock down a floating puck while screening St. Louis Blues goaltender Ryan Miller (39) in the first period of Game 6 in the first-round NHL hockey playoff series at the United Center in Chicago on Sunday, April 27, 2014.  The Blackhawks defeated the St. Louis Blues 5-1 and will advance to the semi-finals. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Blackhawks forward Andrew Shaw (65) attempts to knock down a floating puck while screening St. Louis Blues goaltender
Ryan Miller (39) in the first period of Game 6 in the first-round NHL hockey playoff series at the United Center in Chicago
on Sunday, April 27, 2014. The Blackhawks defeated the St. Louis Blues 5-1 and will advance to the semi-finals.
| Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Blackhawks forward Patrick Sharp (10) skates in on a break away scoring a goal on St. Louis Blues goaltender Ryan Miller (39) in the third period of Game 6 of the first-round NHL hockey playoff series at the United Center in Chicago on Sunday, April 27, 2014.  The Blackhawks defeated the St. Louis Blues 5-1 and will advance to the semi-finals. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Blackhawks forward Patrick Sharp (10) skates in on a break away scoring a goal on St. Louis Blues goaltender Ryan Miller (39)
in the third period of Game 6 of the first-round NHL hockey playoff series at the United Center in Chicago on Sunday,
April 27, 2014. The Blackhawks defeated the St. Louis Blues 5-1 and will advance to the semi-finals.
| Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Blackhawks forward Andrew Shaw (65) grabs captain Jonathan Toews (19) after Toews scored a power play goal early in the third period of Game 6 of the first-round NHL hockey playoff series at the United Center in Chicago on Sunday, April 27, 2014.  The Blackhawks defeated the St. Louis Blues 5-1 and will advance to the semi-finals. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Blackhawks forward Andrew Shaw (65) grabs captain Jonathan Toews (19) after Toews scored a power play goal early in the
third period of Game 6 of the first-round NHL hockey playoff series at the United Center in Chicago on Sunday, April 27, 2014.
The Blackhawks defeated the St. Louis Blues 5-1 and will advance to the semi-finals. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media A young Blackhawk fan watches the third period of the NHL Playoff series Game 6 between the St. Louis Blues the Chicago Blackhawks at the United Center in Chicago on Sunday, April 27, 2014.  The Blackhawks defeated the St. Louis Blues 5-1 and will advance to the semi-finals. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media A young Blackhawk fan watches the third period of the NHL Playoff series Game 6 between the St. Louis Blues the Chicago
Blackhawks at the United Center in Chicago on Sunday, April 27, 2014. The Blackhawks defeated the St. Louis Blues
5-1 and will advance to the semi-finals. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media St. Louis Blues goaltender Ryan Miller (39) reacts after loosing his mask in the first period of Game 6 in the first-round NHL hockey playoff series at the United Center in Chicago on Sunday, April 27, 2014.  | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media St. Louis Blues goaltender Ryan Miller (39) reacts after loosing his mask in the
first period of Game 6 in the first-round NHL hockey playoff series at the United
Center in Chicago on Sunday, April 27, 2014.
| Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media
Blackhawks forward Ben Smith (28) battles with St. Louis Blues forward Jaden Schwartz for the puck off a face off in the second period during Game 4 of the first-round NHL hockey playoff series at the United Center in Chicago on Wednesday, April 23, 2014.  The Blackhawks defeated the Blues 4-3 in overtime.   | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Blackhawks forward Ben Smith (28) battles with St. Louis Blues forward Jaden Schwartz for the puck off a face off in the
second period during Game 4 of the first-round NHL hockey playoff series at the United Center in Chicago on
Wednesday, April 23, 2014. The Blackhawks defeated the Blues 4-3 in overtime.
| Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media St. Louis Blues goaltender Ryan Miller (39) tries to glove a loose puck in the third period during Game 4 against the Chicago Blackhawks of the first-round NHL hockey playoff series at the United Center in Chicago on Wednesday, April 23, 2014.  The Blackhawks defeated the Blues 4-3 in overtime.  | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media St. Louis Blues goaltender Ryan Miller (39) tries to glove a loose puck in the third period during Game 4 against the Chicago
Blackhawks of the first-round NHL hockey playoff series at the United Center in Chicago on Wednesday, April 23, 2014.
The Blackhawks defeated the Blues 4-3 in overtime. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews (19) and forward Bryan Bickell (29) celebrate after Bickell tied the game 3-3 late in the third period during Game 4 against they St. Louis Blues of the first-round NHL hockey playoff series at the United Center in Chicago on Wednesday, April 23, 2014. The Blackhawks defeated the Blues 4-3 in overtime.     | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews (19) and forward Bryan Bickell (29) celebrate after
Bickell tied the game 3-3 late in the third period during Game 4 against the
St. Louis Blues of the first-round NHL hockey playoff series at the United Center
in Chicago on Wednesday, April 23, 2014. The Blackhawks defeated the Blues
4-3 in overtime. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Blackhawks goaltender Corey Crawford (50) makes a save with St. Louis Blues forward Jaden Schwartz (9) in front of him in the second period during Game 4 of the first-round NHL hockey playoff series at the United Center in Chicago on Wednesday, April 23, 2014.  | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Blackhawks goaltender Corey Crawford (50) makes a save with St. Louis Blues forward Jaden Schwartz (9) in front of him
in the second period during Game 4 of the first-round NHL hockey playoff series at the United Center in Chicago on Wednesday,
April 23, 2014. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media
Blackhawks forward Andrew Shaw (65) battles in front of the net with St. Louis Blues forward Brenden Morrrow (10) and defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk (22) in the first period of Game 3 of the first-round NHL hockey playoff series at the United Center in Chicago on Monday, April 21, 2014. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Blackhawks forward Andrew Shaw (65) battles in front of the net with St. Louis Blues forward
Brenden Morrrow (10) and defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk (22) in the first period of Game 3
of the first-round NHL hockey playoff series at the United Center in Chicago on
Monday, April 21, 2014. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media

 

 

Chicago Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews (19) celebrates with forward Patrick Kane (88) after scoring the opening goal in the first period of Game 3 against the St. Louis Blues in the first-round NHL hockey playoff series at the United Center in Chicago on Monday, April 21, 2014. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Chicago Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews (19) celebrates with forward Patrick Kane
(88) after scoring the opening goal in the first period of Game 3 against the St. Louis
Blues in the first-round NHL hockey playoff series at the United Center in Chicago on
Monday, April 21, 2014. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media

 

Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Corey Crawford (50) makes a save in the second period of Game 3 of the first-round NHL hockey playoff series against the St. Louis Blues at the United Center in Chicago on Monday, April 21, 2014.  Crawford shut the Blues out 2-0.  | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Corey Crawford (50) makes a save in the second period of Game 3 of the
first-round NHL hockey playoff series against the St. Louis Blues at the United Center in Chicago
on Monday, April 21, 2014. Crawford shut the Blues out 2-0. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Chicago Blackhawks season ticket holder Ron Kelly of Hawthorn Woods, Ill. cheers after forward Marcus Kruger (16) scored an empty net goal late in the third period to beat the Blues 2-0 in Game 3 of the first-round NHL hockey playoff series at the United Center in Chicago on Monday, April 21, 2014. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Chicago Blackhawks season ticket holder Ron Kelly of Hawthorn Woods, Ill. cheers after forward Marcus Kruger (16) scored an
empty net goal late in the third period to beat the Blues 2-0 in Game 3 of the first-round NHL hockey playoff series at the
United Center in Chicago on Monday, April 21, 2014. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media

 

 

 

New Trier junior Rebecca Lindblad (7) battles Loyola freshman Valerie Caldwell (14) for the puck early in the Illinois State Championship game at the United Center in Chicago on Thursday, March 20, 2014.  New Trier defeated Loyola 3-2 in double overtime.    | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media New Trier junior Rebecca Lindblad (7) battles Loyola freshman Valerie Caldwell (14) for the puck early in the Illinois State
Championship game at the United Center in Chicago on Thursday, March 20, 2014. New Trier defeated Loyola 3-2 in double
overtime. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Loyola goaltender Mia Rascia (35) makes a save on New Trier senior Elizabeth Hoff (73) during the Illinois State Championship game at the United Center in Chicago on Thursday, March 20, 2014.  New Trier defeated Loyola 3-2 in double overtime.    | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Loyola goaltender Mia Rascia (35) makes a save on New Trier senior Elizabeth Hoff (73) during the Illinois State Championship
game at the United Center in Chicago on Thursday, March 20, 2014. New Trier defeated Loyola 3-2 in double overtime.
| Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media New Trier junior Ivy Dynek (77) throws her gear after he team defeated Loyola 3-2 in double overtime in the Illinois State Championship game at the United Center in Chicago on Thursday, March 20, 2014.    | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media New Trier junior Ivy Dynek (77) throws her gear after her team defeated Loyola 3-2 in
double overtime in the Illinois State Championship game at the United Center
in Chicago on Thursday, March 20, 2014.
| Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Glebrook North goaltender Nathan Berger (20) dives to cover the puck in the second period during the Illinois State Championship game against New Trier at the United Center in Chicago on Thursday, March 20, 2014.  New Trier defeated Glenbrook North 2-1.    | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Glenbrook North goaltender Nathan Berger (20) dives to cover the puck in the second period during the Illinois State
Championship game against New Trier at the United Center in Chicago on
Thursday, March 20, 2014. New Trier defeated Glenbrook North 2-1.
| Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Glenbrook North junior Christopher Zhang (16) tries to control the puck around a divining New Trier junior Matt Boscow (47) in the first period of the Illinois State Championship game at the United Center in Chicago on Thursday, March 20, 2014.  New Trier defeated Glenbrook North 2-1. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Glenbrook North junior Christopher Zhang (16) tries to control the puck around a divining New Trier junior Matt Boscow (47)
in the first period of the Illinois State Championship game at the United Center in Chicago on
Thursday, March 20, 2014. New Trier defeated Glenbrook North 2-1.
| Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media New Trier junior Matt Garcia (65) celebrates with the Illinois State Championship trophy after his team defeated Glenbrook North 2-1 at the United Center in Chicago on Thursday, March 20, 2014.   | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media New Trier junior Matt Garcia (65) celebrates with the Illinois State Championship trophy after his team defeated Glenbrook
North 2-1 at the United Center in Chicago on Thursday, March 20, 2014.
| Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media New Trier players celebrate after defeating Glenbrook North 2-1 in the Illinois State Championship game at the United Center in Chicago on Thursday, March 20, 2014.   | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media New Trier players celebrate after defeating Glenbrook North 2-1 in the Illinois State Championship game at the United Center
in Chicago on Thursday, March 20, 2014. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media
Niles North's Calvin Rosenburgh (left) tries to pin Niles West's John Isaac in the 170lbs weight class during the Niles Township Takedown Challenge at Niles North High School on Friday, January, 3, 2014.  Rosenburgh defeated Isaac.  | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Niles North’s Calvin Rosenburgh (left) tries to pin Niles West’s John Isaac in the 170lbs weight class match during the
Niles Township Takedown Challenge at Niles North High School on Friday, January, 3, 2014. Rosenburgh defeated Isaac.
Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media A Chicago firefighter removes broken glass from a window after responding to a fire on the 14th floor of a building at 1100 N. Lake Shore drive on Friday, January, 3, 2014.  | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media A Chicago firefighter removes broken glass from a window after responding to a fire on the 14th floor of a building at 1100 N.
Lake Shore drive on Friday, January, 3, 2014. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media
Loyola Academy junior Maria Jardeleza competes in the 100 Yard Butterfly event during the during IHSA State Swimming Finals at New Trier High School on Saturday, November 23, 2013. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Loyola Academy junior Maria Jardeleza competes in the 100 Yard Butterfly event during the during IHSA State Swimming
Finals at New Trier High School on Saturday, November 23, 2013.
| Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Hinsdale Central junior Matt Rafferty (32) tries to grab a rebound during the Hinsdale Central First Annual Red Devil Thanksgiving Tournament game against Chicago De La Salle on Friday, November 29, 2013. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Hinsdale Central junior Matt Rafferty (32) tries to grab a rebound during the Hinsdale Central First Annual Red Devil
Thanksgiving Tournament game against Chicago De La Salle on Friday, November 29, 2013.
| Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media New Trier seniors Kara Lucenti (left) and Juliette Corboy celebrate by jumping into the pool with the first place IHSA State Swimming Finals trophy at New Trier High School on Saturday, November 23, 2013.  | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media New Trier seniors Kara Lucenti (left) and Juliette Corboy celebrate by jumping into the pool with the first place IHSA State
Swimming Finals trophy at New Trier High School on Saturday, November 23, 2013. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media St. Charles East senior Shea Hoyt competes in the 100 Yard Breaststroke event during the IHSA State Swimming Preliminary Finals at New Trier High School on Friday, November 22, 2013. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media St. Charles East senior Shea Hoyt competes in the 100 Yard Breaststroke event during the IHSA State Swimming
Preliminary Finals at New Trier High School on Friday, November 22, 2013. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Downers Grove North senior Gabby Simms reacts after finishing in first place in the 400 Yard Freestyle Relay event during the IHSA State Swimming Finals at New Trier High School on Saturday, November 23, 2013.  | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Downers Grove North senior Gabby Simms reacts after finishing in first place
in the 400 Yard Freestyle Relay event during the IHSA
State Swimming Finals at New Trier High School
on Saturday, November 23, 2013. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media North School Elementary second graders Danny Lustig 7, and Isabella Boland 7, use a magnifying glass to view miniature books that are on display from Colleen Moore's Fairy Castle exhibit at the Museum of Science and Industry on Wednesday, November 21, 2013.  Conservators are restoring the castle that became a permanent exhibit when it was donated to the museum in 1949.    | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media North School Elementary second graders Danny Lustig 7, and Isabella Boland 7, use a magnifying glass to view miniature
books that are on display from Colleen Moore’s Fairy Castle exhibit at the Museum of Science and Industry on Wednesday,
November 21, 2013.
Conservators are restoring the castle that became a permanent exhibit when it was donated to the museum in 1949.
| Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Mayor Rahm Emanuel gives a thumbs up after the city budget was approved with a vote of 45-5 during the City Council meeting on Tuesday, November 26, 2013. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Mayor Rahm Emanuel gives a thumbs up after the city budget was approved with a vote of 45-5 during the City Council
meeting on Tuesday, November 26, 2013. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Hinsdale South senior Marcel Phillips (11) looses the ball after being fouled driving to the net during the Hinsdale Central 1st Annual Red Devil Thanksgiving Tournament game against Carl Sandburg on Friday, November 29, 2013.  Hinsdale South defeated Sandburg 56-40. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Hinsdale South senior Marcel Phillips (11) looses the ball after being fouled driving to the net during the Hinsdale Central
First Annual Red Devil Thanksgiving Tournament game against Carl Sandburg on Friday, November 29, 2013.
Hinsdale South defeated Sandburg 56-40. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media
Sami Haidouch 12, of Norridge, navigates through the "CDC Screening Area Checkpoint" during a humans vs. zombies game at Norridge Park on Sunday, October 20, 2013.  | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Sami Haidouch 12, of Norridge, navigates through the “CDC Screening Area Checkpoint” during a humans vs. zombies game
at Norridge Park on Sunday, October 20, 2013. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media FAiR Coalition members battle the rain while protesting the opening of a new runway at Chicago's O'Hare International airport at the intersection of Irving Park Road and Taft Avenue near the airport on Thursday, October 17, 2013.  | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media FAiR Coalition members battle the rain while protesting the opening of a new runway at Chicago’s O’Hare International airport
at the intersection of Irving Park Road and Taft Avenue near the airport on Thursday, October 17, 2013.
| Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Nora Shea of Chicago, protests the opening of a new runway at Chicago's O'Hare International airport with other members of the FAiR Coalition at the intersection of Irving Park Road and Taft Avenue near the airport on Thursday, October 17, 2013.   | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Nora Shea of Chicago, protests the opening of a new runway at Chicago’s O’Hare International airport with other members of
the FAiR Coalition at the intersection of Irving Park Road and Taft Avenue near the airport on Thursday, October 17, 2013.
| Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Waukegan junior Jeremy Johnson (10) catches a pass during the game at Evanston Township High School on Friday, October 11, 2013.  | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Waukegan junior Jeremy Johnson (10) catches a pass during the game at Evanston Township High School
on Friday, October 11, 2013. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Maine South freshman Kamila Czosnyka saves a low hit ball while competing in the doubles match with partner Marti Wind (not pictured) against Glenbrook North freshman Colette O' Reagan and Hailey Kortez (both not pictured) during the IHSA Girls Sectional Tennis meet at Glenbrook North High School on Saturday, October 19, 2013.   | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Maine South freshman Kamila Czosnyka saves a low hit ball while competing in the doubles match with partner Marti Wind
(not pictured) against Glenbrook North freshman Colette O’ Reagan and Hailey Kortez (both not pictured)
during the IHSA Girls Sectional Tennis meet at Glenbrook North High School on Saturday, October 19, 2013.
| Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media
Lake Zurich sophomore Ben Klett (30) reacts after scoring a touchdown on a pass late in the second quarter of the home game against Lake Forest on Friday, September 27, 2013.  | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Lake Zurich sophomore Ben Klett (30) reacts after scoring a touchdown
on a pass late in the second quarter of the home game against
Lake Forest on Friday, September 27, 2013.
| Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Oak Park River Forest's Hallie Voss falls near the finish line during the 45th Annual Roy Gummerson Cross Country Invitational meet at Schiller Woods in Chicago Saturday, September 28, 2013.  Voss did get up to finish the race.    | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Oak Park River Forest’s Hallie Voss falls near the finish line during the 45th Annual Roy Gummerson Cross Country Invitational
meet at Schiller Woods in Chicago Saturday, September 28, 2013. Voss did get up to finish the race.
| Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Chicago artist Jeff Abbey Maldonado poses for a portrait in front of the mural he painted of his son Jeff Jr., who was killed in 2009 from gunfire, at the corner of Paulina and 18th street in Chicago on Friday, September 27, 2013.   | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Chicago artist Jeff Abbey Maldonado poses for a portrait in front of the mural he painted of his son Jeff Jr. at the corner
of Paulina and 18th street in Chicago on Friday, September 27, 2013. Jeff Jr. was killed in 2009 from gunfire.
| Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Mount Carmel senior Matt Domer (4) watches the ball hit the ground after fumbling in the third quarter during the game at Loyola on Saturday, October 5, 2013. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Mount Carmel senior Matt Domer (4) watches the ball hit the ground after fumbling in the third quarter during the game at
Loyola on Saturday, October 5, 2013. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Loyola junior Brian O' Brien (45) reacts after recovering a fumble in the third quarter during the home game against Mount Carmel on Saturday, October 5, 2013. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Loyola junior Brian O’ Brien (45) reacts after recovering a fumble in the third quarter during the home game against
Mount Carmel on Saturday, October 5, 2013. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Loyola senior Julius Holley (34) tries to get outside of Mount Carmel senior Enoch Smith Jr. (56) during the home game against Mount Carmel on Saturday, October 5, 2013.  | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Loyola senior Julius Holley (34) tries to get outside of Mount Carmel senior Enoch Smith Jr. (56) during the home game
against Mount Carmel on Saturday, October 5, 2013. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Fashion design major Lis Armstrong 22, pours a raw egg yolk tempera while Fine Arts major Alexis Lastomirsky 19, watches during a "Chemistry of Art and Color" class at Columbia College in downtown Chicago on Tuesday, September 24, 2013.  | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Fashion design major Lis Armstrong 22, pours a raw egg yolk tempera while Fine Arts major Alexis Lastomirsky 19, watches
during a “Chemistry of Art and Color” class at Columbia College in downtown Chicago on Tuesday, September 24, 2013.
| Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Christopher Floss of Oak Park, pays his respect to Bishop Timothy J. Lyne during a visitation ceremony at Holy Name Cathedral on Sunday, September 29, 2013.  Bishop Lyne served as a priest in Chicago for 70 years, he died at the age of 94.   | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Christopher Floss of Oak Park, pays his respect to Bishop Timothy J. Lyne during a visitation ceremony at Holy Name
Cathedral on Sunday, September 29, 2013. Bishop Lyne served as a priest in Chicago for 70 years, he died at the age of 94.
| Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Pallbearers carry the casket of Bishop Timothy J. Lyne out of Holy Name Cathedral during the Funeral Liturgy ceremony on Monday, September 30, 2013.   Bishop Lyne served as a priest in Chicago for 70 years, he died at the age of 94.  | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Pallbearers carry the casket of Bishop Timothy J. Lyne out of Holy Name Cathedral during the Funeral Liturgy ceremony on
Monday, September 30, 2013. Bishop Lyne served as a priest in Chicago for 70 years, he died at the age of 94.
| Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media

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Chicago Blackhawks Chairman ROCKY WIRTZ (second from right) raises the Stanley Cup along with other Chicago Blackhawks management during the victory parade through downtown Chicago on Friday, June 28, 2013.  (Credit Image: © Michael Jarecki/ZUMAPRESS.com) Chicago Blackhawks Chairman ROCKY WIRTZ (second from right) raises the Stanley Cup along with other Chicago Blackhawks
management during the victory parade through downtown Chicago on Friday, June 28, 2013.
(Credit Image: © Michael Jarecki/ZUMAPRESS.com)

 

Chicago Blackhawks forward MARIAN HOSSA (81) waves to fans during the victory parade through downtown Chicago on Friday, June 28, 2013.  (Credit Image: © Michael Jarecki/ZUMAPRESS.com) Chicago Blackhawks forward MARIAN HOSSA (81) waves to fans during the victory parade through downtown Chicago
on Friday, June 28, 2013. (Credit Image: © Michael Jarecki/ZUMAPRESS.com) Fans wait near the United Center before the start of the Chicago Blackhawks Victory parade through downtown Chicago on Friday, June 28, 2013.  (Credit Image: © Michael Jarecki/ZUMAPRESS.com) Fans wait near the United Center before the start of the Chicago Blackhawks Victory parade through downtown Chicago
on Friday, June 28, 2013. (Credit Image: © Michael Jarecki/ZUMAPRESS.com) Chicago Blackhawks forward MARIAN HOSSA (81) attempts to catch a roll of toilet paper that was thrown front he crowd during the victory parade through downtown Chicago on Friday, June 28, 2013.  (Credit Image: © Michael Jarecki/ZUMAPRESS.com) Chicago Blackhawks forward MARIAN HOSSA (81) attempts to catch a roll of toilet paper that was thrown from the crowd
during the victory parade through downtown Chicago on Friday, June 28, 2013.
(Credit Image: © Michael Jarecki/ZUMAPRESS.com) Chicago Blackhawks captain JONATHAN TOEWS (19) raises the Stanley Cup outside of the United Center before the start of the parade through downtown Chicago on Friday, June 28, 2013.  (Credit Image: © Michael Jarecki/ZUMAPRESS.com) Chicago Blackhawks captain JONATHAN TOEWS (19) raises the Stanley Cup outside of the United Center before the start
of the parade through downtown Chicago on Friday, June 28, 2013. (Credit Image: © Michael Jarecki/ZUMAPRESS.com)

on Thursday, June 27, 2013.

New Trier's Zev Glass (16) misses a shot on goal in the third period during the Hockey City Classic game against Loyola at Soldier Field on Saturday, February 9, 2013.  New Trier defeated Loyola 3-1. | Michael Jarecki ~ For Sun-Times Media New Trier’s Zev Glass (16) misses a shot on goal in the third period during the Hockey City Classic game against Loyola
at Soldier Field on Saturday, February 9, 2013. New Trier defeated Loyola 3-1.
| Michael Jarecki ~ For Sun-Times Media Loyola's John Buck (32) grabs New Trier's Zev Glass (16) after a whistle in the second period during the Hockey City Classic game at Soldier Field on Saturday, February 9, 2013. New Trier defeated Loyola 3-1. | Michael Jarecki ~ For Sun-Times Media Loyola’s John Buck (32) grabs New Trier’s Zev Glass (16) after a whistle in the second period during the Hockey City Classic
game at Soldier Field on Saturday, February 9, 2013. New Trier defeated Loyola 3-1. | Michael Jarecki ~ For Sun-Times Media Loyola's Joey Schaefer (19) tries to clear a puck away from the front of the net while New Trier's Jesse Arnold (21) attempts a shot on goal in the second period during the Hockey City Classic game at Soldier Field on Saturday, February 9, 2013. New Trier defeated Loyola 3-1. | Michael Jarecki ~ For Sun-Times Media Loyola’s Joey Schaefer (19) tries to clear a puck away from the front of the net while New Trier’s Jesse Arnold (21)
attempts a shot on goal in the second period during the Hockey City Classic game at Soldier Field on Saturday, February 9, 2013.
New Trier defeated Loyola 3-1.
| Michael Jarecki ~ For Sun-Times Media St. Rita senior Christopher Foley (9) battles Fenwick's Mack Sinnott (93) for the puck in the second period during the Hockey City Classic game at Soldier Field on Saturday, February 9, 2013.  | Michael Jarecki ~ For Sun-Times Media St. Rita senior Christopher Foley (9) battles Fenwick’s Mack Sinnott (93) for the puck in the second period during the Hockey
City Classic game at Soldier Field on Saturday, February 9, 2013.
| Michael Jarecki ~ For Sun-Times Media Fenwick's Ben Kohen (16) celebrates with teammates after scoring the first goal of the game in the first period during the Hockey City Classic game against St. Rita at Soldier Field on Saturday, February 9, 2013.  | Michael Jarecki ~ For Sun-Times Media Fenwick’s Ben Kohen (16) celebrates with teammates after scoring the first goal of the game in the first period during the
Hockey City Classic game against St. Rita at Soldier Field on Saturday, February 9, 2013.
| Michael Jarecki ~ For Sun-Times Media Fenwick players watch from the bench as teammates battle St. Rita in the second period during the Hockey City Classic game at Soldier Field on Saturday, February 9, 2013.  | Michael Jarecki ~ For Sun-Times Media Fenwick players watch from the bench as teammates battle St. Rita in the second period during the Hockey City Classic game
at Soldier Field on Saturday, February 9, 2013.
| Michael Jarecki ~ For Sun-Times Media

mma fighting in waukegan

May 2nd, 2012 Permalink

Ronnie Becker of Janesville, Wi. reacts after defeating Mike Pulley of Chicago, Ill. (not pictured) in a bout in the 170lbs weight class during the Battle of the Warriors MMA (mixed martial arts) action at the Lake County Sports Center in Waukegan on Saturday April 28, 2012. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media   […]

Ronnie Becker of Janesville, Wi. reacts after defeating Mike Pulley of Chicago, Ill. (not pictured) in a bout in the 170lbs weight class during the Battle of the Warriors MMA (mixed martial arts) action at the Lake County Sports Center in Waukegan on Saturday April 28, 2012. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media

 

Ronnie Becker of Janesville, Wi. punches Mike Pulley of Chicago, Ill. in a bout in the 170lbs weight class during the Battle of the Warriors MMA (mixed martial arts) action at the Lake County Sports Center in Waukegan on Saturday April 28, 2012. Becker defeated Pulley. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media

 

Sam Adamek (right) of Lake Villa, Ill., battles Ken Persinger of Delavan, Wi., during the Battle of the Warriors MMA (mixed martial arts) action at the Lake County Sports Center in Waukegan on Saturday April 28, 2012. Persinger defeated Adamek. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media

 

Ken Persinger (left) of Delavan, Wi., reacts after being declared the winner over Sam Adamek (right) of Lake Villa, Ill., during the Battle of the Warriors MMA (mixed martial arts) action at the Lake County Sports Center in Waukegan on Saturday April 28, 2012. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media

 

Mike Hayden (left) of Lake Villa, Ill., battles Giovanni Navarrete of Round Lake, Ill., in the 135lbs weight class during the Battle of the Warriors MMA (mixed martial arts) action at the Lake County Sports Center in Waukegan on Saturday April 28, 2012. Hayden defeated Navarrete. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media

 

Sean Gee of Robbins, Ill., is declared the winner after pile driving Jon Meins (left) of Sheboygan, Wi., in the 135lbs weight class headling fight during the Battle of the Warriors MMA (mixed martial arts) action at the Lake County Sports Center in Waukegan on Saturday April 28, 2012. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media

 

golden gloves boxing

April 24th, 2012 Permalink

Nicholas Asberry 21, of Waukegan warms up with his coach Mateen Ahmad of Dream, Believe, Become Boxing Club, before the start of his bout against Jelani Foster (not pictured) for the Golden Gloves Super Heavy Weight Open Division Final on Thursday, April 12, 2012. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media   Jelani Foster of […]

Nicholas Asberry 21, of Waukegan warms up with his coach Mateen Ahmad of Dream, Believe, Become Boxing Club, before the start of his bout against Jelani Foster (not pictured) for the Golden Gloves Super Heavy Weight Open Division Final on Thursday, April 12, 2012. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media

 

Jelani Foster of Chicago lands a punch on Nicholas Asberry of Waukegan, during a bout for the Golden Gloves Super Heavy Weight Open Division Champion on Thursday, April 12, 2012. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media

 

Nicholas Asberry 21 (right), of Waukegan battles Jelani Foster of Chicago in a bout for the Golden Gloves Super Heavy Weight Open Division Champion on Thursday, April 12, 2012. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media

 

Nicholas Asberry 21 (right), of Waukegan watches as the referee checks out Jelani Foster of Chicago, after Asberry landed mulitple punch to the head in a bout for the Golden Gloves Super Heavy Weight Open Division Champion on Thursday, April 12, 2012. Asberry later won the bout in a technical knock out. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media

 

Nicholas Asberry 21, of Waukegan reacts after being declared the winner of the bout against Jelani Foster of Chicago (not pictured) for the Golden Gloves Super Heavy Weight Open Division Champion on Thursday, April 12, 2012. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media

 

Nicholas Asberry 21, of Waukegan holds his Golden Gloves Champion belt after defeating Jelani Foster of Chicago (not pictured) in a bout for the Golden Gloves Super Heavy Weight Open Division Champion on Thursday, April 12, 2012. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media

 

 

recent photographs from everyday assignments…

April 4th, 2012 Permalink

Lyons Township sophomore Emily Lange (20, right) battles Lincoln-Way North junior Leigh LaRocco (13) for the ball during the home game on Saturday, March 31, 2012. Lyons Township defeated Lincoln-Way North 2-1. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media   Lincoln-Way North goalkeeper Michelle Balcerzak (0) reacts after letting in the game winning goal during […]

Lyons Township sophomore Emily Lange (20, right) battles Lincoln-Way North junior Leigh LaRocco (13) for the ball during the home game on Saturday, March 31, 2012. Lyons Township defeated Lincoln-Way North 2-1. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media

 

Lincoln-Way North goalkeeper Michelle Balcerzak (0) reacts after letting in the game winning goal during the match against Lyons Township on Saturday, March 31, 2012. Lyons Township defeated Lincoln-Way North 2-1. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media

 

Naperville Youth Chess Club member Bradley Guan 14, competes against teammate Jacob Zhou 11, (not pictured) during the Intercontinental Scholastic Team Championship Chess Tournament at the Oak Brook Double Tree Hotel on Sunday, April 1, 2012. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media

 

Trinity senior Taylor Lang (7) dives to stop a hard hit ground ball during the game against Marist at Triton College in River Grove on Thursday, March 29, 2012. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media

 

 

high school hockey

March 20th, 2012 Permalink

Loyola Maroon goaltender Thomas Lyman IV (2) stops a shot on goal from Deerfield forward Michael Wiggemansen (91) during the Blackhawk State Cup White Division game at the Edge Ice Arena on Saturday, March 17, 2012. Deerfield defeated Loyola Maroon 5-2. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media   New Trier Green captain Robert Acri […]

Loyola Maroon goaltender Thomas Lyman IV (2) stops a shot on goal from Deerfield forward Michael Wiggemansen (91) during the Blackhawk State Cup White Division game at the Edge Ice Arena on Saturday, March 17, 2012. Deerfield defeated Loyola Maroon 5-2. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media

 

New Trier Green captain Robert Acri (29) reacts after scoring a goal in the first period during the Blackhawk Cup semifinal game against St. Rita at the Edge Ice Arena in Bensenville on Saturday, March 17, 2012. St. Rita defeated New Trier Green 3-2. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media

 

Libertyville’s David Vieth (14) tries to keep a puck in the offensive zone during his teams powerplay in the Illinois High School Hockey Championships combined division game against Rockford at The Edge Ice Arena in Bensenville on Saturday, March 10, 2012. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media

 

Deerfield captain John Kerstein (27) redirects a puck through Loyola Maroon goaltender Thomas Lyman IV (2) during the Blackhawk State Cup White Division game at the Edge Ice Arena on Saturday, March 17, 2012. Deerfield defeated Loyola Maroon 5-2. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media