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B96 Cares : Little Giraffe Foundation Cubs Rooftop Fundraiser

A Cubs rooftop game for a great cause? AND a discount for mentioning "B96"? How can you say no?! Co-Founder of the Little Giraffe Foundation Amanda Santoro talked with Chicago Connection about their 8th annual Cubs Rooftop benefit! Take a listen here: CHICAGO CONNECTION INTERVIEW - LITTLE GIRAFFE...
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REVIEW: 13 Reasons Why Season 2

Season 2 of 13 Reasons Why was released on May 18th on Netflix...and if you follow me on any of my socials you know that I was very vocal about NOT being a fan of a second season. The show '13 Reasons Why' is based off the book written by Jay Asher - and there was only 1 book ...and yes, I am that...
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Memorial Day Metra Freebie!

With the long Memorial Day weekend happening so many more people will be on the road traveling! And nobody likes sitting in traffic - especially if we get that 90 degree weather predicted! Solution? Take Metra ! Aside from the fact that you won't have to argue about a DD if your BBQ/plans has...
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K-Fed Wants More Money from Britney Spears!

Who is K-Fed / Kevin Federline you ask? Seems like we only hear about him now when he wants more cash from his ex-wife Britney Spears for their 2 boys...and he wants more! A post shared by Britney Spears (@britneyspears) on For years, Britney has been paying K-Fed $20,000 per MONTH for child...
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Check out the first winners for tonight's BBMAs!

The Billboard Music Awards are on tonight at 7pm on NBC - but the show is only so long and there are so many awards! SO, that means there are a bunch of awards given out before the show (that aren't on the televised show for time reasons) so some of our fave artists are already winners! Check out...
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See The Newest Legend! Congrats John and Chrissy!

John Legend and his wife Chrissy Teigen welcomed a baby boy to their family this past Wednesday night! Miles Theodore Stephens is their second child (and first boy) who joins the fam with 2-year-old sister Luna! Chrissy JUST posted the first pic of Miles on insta...and we are all melting!!! Take a...
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WATCH: The Royal Wedding in 2 Minutes!

It's all ANYONE could talk about for months ~ the Royal Wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle! But who gets up at 4am to watch?! And it was hourrrrrssssss long! You know everyone will be talking about it tomorrow so get the cliff notes version of the whole thing in 2 minutes below: Video of...
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Is Dua Lipa Recording the Next Bond Song?

From the Pepsi Summerbash to James Bond? The 25th James Bond movie is coming out in November and Summerbash artist Dua Lipa is said to be the front-runner to record the song - which is GINORMOUS!!! Also said to be in the running are alums Adele and Ed Sheeran (who have already successfully recorded...
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Chance the Rapper is a Doctor!

That's Dr. Chance the Rapper to you! :p Chance the Rapper got a super great honor from Dillard University in NOLA ! Not only was he asked to give the commencement speech - but he was also given an honorary doctorate! Check out his insta post about it: GOOD MORNIN -- Headed to Dillard University...
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WATCH: Ariana Grande with Jimmy Fallon Perform "No Tears Left To Cry"

While this sounds like a giant commercial/endorsement for the Nintendo Labo...we're def not mad at Jimmy Fallon and The Roots for trying it out with none other than ARIANA GRANDE!!! Check out their remix of "No Tears Left To Cry": Video of Ariana Grande, Jimmy & The Roots Sing "No...
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