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Gary Peters and A Golden Age Pitching Duel in Chicago

by Cory Franklin February 5, 2023 When Bobby Hull died in January it marked the passing of one of the…

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An invitation from JohnKassNews.com!

February 4, 2023 Dear Chicago Mayoral Candidate:                                                   You’re invited! With just under a month before Election Day, it’s never been…

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“I did not deserve the kindness you have shown me.”

By Michael Ledwith February 3, 2023 Barcy Zachariah Jones was my great-uncle. He lived by himself in a two room…

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Time to Break the Criminal Enterprise of CPS

by Erin Geary February 1, 2023 If you’ve ever watched an episode of Abbott Elementary, I was a white version…

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Chicago Way w/John Kass: How faith, family, & friendship help heal the heart

January 31, 2023 On this edition, John Kass takes us behind the scenes of his recent health ordeal, what his…

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Old Hairy Legs Rides Again

by Marie T. Sullivan January 29, 2023 In our times, unseen forces apparently are working to render Americans comfortably complacent,…

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Speaker of the House, Not a Dictator

by Greg Ganske January 25, 2023 As a past Republican Member of Congress I watched the battle for the Speakership…

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The Gloves Are Off In The Chicago Mayor’s Race

By Steve Huntley | January 22, 2023 You’re known by the company you keep. That time-honored adage is coming back…

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What Happened to John Kass?

January 21, 2023 John Kass is back with a message to everyone about what’s been happening. Plus, John’s brother Nicholas…

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The Shoulders of Bill Finney

By Pat Hickey January 17, 2023 In the late 1970’s, when Waylon and Willie and the boys were all the…

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The Open Heart

By John Kass Tuesday, January 10, 2023 How far is Sweden’s Kvistrum Bridge from my room at the University of…

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Paul Vallas is Becoming the Inevitable Candidate for Mayor

By John Kass January 10, 2023  Paul Vallas, the Chicago mayoral candidate, had an eventful week on the campaign trail.…

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What is Best in Life?

By John Kass January 4, 2023 We were coming down in the elevator at Northwestern Hospital, bickering ever so slightly…

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Chicago’s Main Event: The Race for Mayor

By John Kass January 1, 2023 Some still think of Chicago politics as prizefight, with the winner grabbing the government…

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O Holy Night

By John Kass December 24, 2022  For all the children who should be loved always, but especially on this night,…

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