Local fun for the family

May 18, 2006 – Who says you have to head far away to vacation?

There are hundreds of activities going on right in your own backyard for kids of all ages. Whether you’re planning a day trip, seasonal festival, weekend get-away or full-week excursion, look to Illinois attractions for great kid-friendly diversions.

But, planning trips can be so frustrating especially when your kids seem bored and are begging for new ideas on something fun to do. Sure, go on the internet and try to plan a short family trip, but it takes so much time! And, how can you decide which places are kid-friendly” and a good value?//–>//–>

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May 26, 2006
Eli’s Cheesecake Welcomes Eddie & Jobo of B96 to their new studio at Two Prudential Plaza
After more than 50 years at the converted stables at 630 N. McClurg Court, the CBS Radio Stations have moved. Today it was our pleasure to salute Eddi & Jobo, the morning co-hosts on B96 FM with their move this week to new studios at Two Prudential Plaza overlooking Lake Shore East and Lake Michigan. What a change from the windowless bunker on McClurg Court to some very slick studios with picture windows just off Michigan Avenue.

Eli’s Marc Schulman presents a welcoming Eli’s Cheesecake to B96 morning team, Eddie Volkman, Joe Bohannon and Erica Cobb.

Eddie and Jobo at work in their new studio with a big window overlooking Lake Michigan and Lake Shore East.

One of the great events of the summer in Chicago is the B96 Summer Bash. This year the Summer Bash is on June 24th at the new Bridgeview Stadium, which is home to the Chicago Fire. We are delighted the Happiness Club, which a group that we actively support, will be a participant thanks to Pepsi and B96.

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