Police Report Armed Robberies in Chicago Area

Police Report Armed Robberies in Chicago Area

The Chicago Police Department released community alerts for Districts 14 and 17. The notice is to advise residents of a spate of armed robberies that took place between Jan. 6 through Feb. 4, 2021. 14th District — Shakespeare Robberies In District 14, there has been a recent series of armed robberies. They have taken place […]

Shakespeare’s 400-Year Legacy

Shakespeare’s 400-Year Legacy

On April 23, 1616, it will be 400 years since William Shakespeare died, leaving behind an extraordinary collection of work that would be studied and performed time and again for centuries. Theater companies around the world are celebrating this anniversary in countless ways. United States President Barack Obama paid his respects by visiting the Globe Theater […]

Shakespeare, 451 Years Old

Shakespeare, 451 Years Old

Today is William Shakespeare’s birthday, making the Bard 451 years old. The exact date of the playwright’s birth is not certain, but 18th Century biographers calculated April 23 as his birthday since it was known that he was baptized on April 26. It just so happens that he also died on April 23, at the […]

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