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Michael Thompson

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  • L.A.'s Center Theatre Group produces 'It Gets Better' video

     
    Center Theatre Group, the largest theater company in Los Angeles, is the latest local organization to join the "It Gets Better" groundswell. Initiated by columnist Dan Savage last year, the grassroots, anti-bullying campaign was formed in response to a...
  • Lincoln Park’s athlete worth bragging about

     
    Point guard Michael Thompson, a Lincoln Park High School alum, brought his A-game to Northwestern's basketball program....
  • Colleges and the Penn Relays

     
    The Penn Relays are Thursday through Saturday at historic Franklin Field in Philadelphia. Here are some of the area participants: Lafayette’s Gwen Steckel (discus), Alexandra Hunsberger (javelin), men’s distance medley relay (Dayne Mosconi,...
  • Beekeepers abuzz in WP

     
    This Time Out Chicago story gives a shoutout to a couple trying to keep a beehive (actual, not hairdo) going in Wicker Park. It’s one of the first few warm days in early March, and Humboldt Park couple Scott Newman and Emmy Kreilkamp are climbing up...
  • Northwestern University releases ‘It Gets Better’ video

     
    Northwestern University's Athletics Department has joined the “It Gets Better” project and “The Trevor Project” to show support for teens and youth who may be in need of encouragement against bullying. They appears to be the...
  • The NBA gag order that led to Micky Arison’s fine is smart business

     
    The gag order imposed by David Stern and the league’s Board of Governors about the NBA lockout is smart business....
  • Michelle Williams dreams of Heath Ledger; transforms as Marilyn

     
    Michelle Williams once again dons the platinum blond hair of Marilyn Monroe, whom she portrays in "My Week With Marilyn," along with intimate wear and plenty of sultriness for a GQ spread dropping this month. And while her transformation is sublime the...
  • Gabbing with Glenn Frey: The Eagles singer/guitarist talks about new solo disc, band's future

     
    When Glenn Frey released his disc “After Hours” last week, it was his first album of new solo material in nearly 20 years. It’s a mind-boggling lapse for someone who had a string of hits such as “The Heat is......
  • Teen Andy Zhang turns wicked U.S. Open start into positive

     
    As the youngest player in the U.S. Open’s modern history, Andy Zhang’s primary objective was to use his stay at the Olympic Club as a positive experience. One thing became evident Thursday: The kid’s a quick learner. Standing 8-over...
  • PGA Tour Pick-4: Travelers Championship

     
    Considering its spot following the grueling U.S. Open on the schedule, the Travelers Championship has a pretty good set of names making the rounds at Hartford this week. How about the past three major winners? Newly crowned Open champion Webb Simpson,...
  • Bonds will help utility cut debt

    Bonds will help utility cut debt
    Burbank Water and Power will issue water bonds for the first time in more than a dozen years after the City Council this week granted the utility's request to use the earnings to fund projects and reduce debt. The revenue bonds are not to exceed $41...
  • Moore's 31 lead No. 12 Purdue past N'western 82-69

    Moore's 31 lead No. 12 Purdue past N'western 82-69
    E'Twaun Moore tied a career high with 31 points to help No. 12 Purdue beat Northwestern 82-69 on Friday. Moore made a career-high seven 3-pointers, matching his point total from a win over Southern Illinois on Nov. 26, and had seven rebounds. JaJuan...