Posts tagged "Chicago Police Department"

Still Time To Sign Up For The Run To Remember!

This Saturday, April 30, 2011, is Chicago Police Departments Run To Remember, a 5K Run/Walk that honors the 556 Chicago police officers who made the ultimate sacrifice, giving their lives in the line of duty. After spending a little time with the CPD, I realized that the men and women who lost their lives are... Read more »

Memorable moments from the Shamrock Shuffle

There are dozens of memorable moments that happen during a race, they are as unique as the people competing in the event.  It could be a great mile, a smile from a volunteer at the right time, a sign from a family member to lift your spirits, the potential list is endless. For Simon Bairu... Read more »

Big News From The Shamrock Shuffle Expo.

Not only does it look good, but it works. Worth checking out.
Phil ” Going The Distance” Castillo and I headed over to the Shamrock Shuffle yesterday(Friday) and immediately noticed, something  odd was going on!  The “real” media was there, cameras, lights, big bellies, the whole nine yards.  At first, I looked for the nearest exit, because I thought something had gone wrong, but then I realized... Read more »

560 Reasons To Run

560 Reasons To Run
As long as there has been a Chicago, there have been police officers giving their lives to make sure that our streets, homes and lives are safe. Constable James Quinn was the first in 1853, Officer Michael Fisk, the most recent on November 26, 2010, when he was fatally shot while processing a crime scene.... Read more »

The Sunday Pace.

Each week, I dozens of notes, notices and other cool things, that a lot of it falls through the cracks.  As they do in “the real paper,” we are going to try and make Sunday a little “thicker” and include more information that we didn’t get to share during the week.  If you have news,... Read more »

Run With The Chicago Police Department.

The Chicago Police are used to people trying to run away from them, now is your chance to run with them and honor the fallen men and women from the Chicago Police and Fire Department. Team CPD is looking for 550 runners to join them for the Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle this year as... Read more »