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Say Hello to the ‘Sidewalk Urinal!’

Say Hello to the ‘Sidewalk Urinal!’

Now in Paris, men can just whip it out and go in public!  Apparently, there’s a big problem in Paris of men just going on the side of buildings, so now they’re encouraging men to use these Sidwalk Urinals instead, and putting them out in the open in some fairly popular places!  One is close…

The Creepiest Thing You’ll See Online Today… Raw Chicken Teddy!

The Creepiest Thing You’ll See Online Today… Raw Chicken Teddy!

I have no clue what would possess you to come up with this idea….voodoo?  I mean, she is from Louisiana. A woman named Maggie in Metairie, Louisiana, is selling teddy bears made out of RAW CHICKEN on Facebook. She literally stitches together raw chicken parts in the shape of a teddy bear . . .…

Shap NERDS out with Pearl Jam Tribute-Chicago!

Shap NERDS out with Pearl Jam Tribute-Chicago!

Ottawa Riverfest talk has dominated the show this past week with Jack-FM Night coming up (8/4).  One of the bands playing is Pearl Jam Tribute Chicago!  Being the card-carrying TenClub member that I am, it was cool to chat with fellow Pearl Jammers and nerd out a bit!  Who’s the best PJ drummer?  Pearl Jam…

ART ALEXAKIS from Everclear joins Shap in the Morning

ART ALEXAKIS from Everclear joins Shap in the Morning

I’ve been doing radio professionally for close to twenty years.  I’ve had the chance to meet some cool people, interview some great musicians and athletes, but this interview was different.  Maybe it was because I was a fan of the band, because Sparkle and Fade was a big part of Senior year of High School (you’ll…

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“The Voice” recap: The top 13 are revealed

“The Voice” recap: The top 13 are revealed

Trae Patton/NBC(LOS ANGELES) — On Tuesday night’s The Voice, Carson Daly revealed which of the three artists each from Blake Shelton, Adam Levine, Kelly Clarkson and Jennifer Hudson‘s teams who performed on Monday would advance to the next round: two based on America’s vote, the other chosen by his or her coach. At the top…

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LaSalle County drug court could start in early 2019

LaSalle County drug court could start in early 2019

LaSalle County drug court could start in early 2019. State’s Attorney Karen Donnelly has received a state grant for more than $100,000 for it. And the Illinois Supreme Court’s certification process has begun. Everyone involved in running the drug court programs must be certified. Those include the judge, the prosecutor, the public defender, and the…

Ottawa to open temporary ice rink at Thornton Park

Ottawa to open temporary ice rink at Thornton Park

Ottawa is getting a temporary ice rink to be set up at Thornton Park. City Commissioner James Less says it will be set up sometime after the Thanksgiving holiday. It’ll cost $10,300. Less says sponsors will cover half of that cost and more could still be added later on. He’s still working on a set…

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TUESDAY ROUNDUP: Lady Pirates cruise in season opener

TUESDAY ROUNDUP: Lady Pirates cruise in season opener

GIRLS BASKETBALL Ottawa 47, I.M.S.A. 7 AURORA — Ottawa won its season-opener at the I.M.S.A. Tournament as Angelique Cowan led the Lady Pirates with 11 points. Ella Marvel, Sloan Gayan and Maddie Carroll contributed six points apiece in the victory. Fieldcrest 45, Marquette 37 FLANAGAN — At the Stone Seed Tournament, Molly Snook led the Lady…

ROUNDUP: Lady Cru cagers win season opener

ROUNDUP: Lady Cru cagers win season opener

GIRLS BASKETBALL Marquette 44, Flanagan-Cornell 39 FLANAGAN – The Lady Crusaders won their season opener at the Stone Seed Tournament on Monday night, and delivered the first career win for new head coach Kayli O’Flanagan. Lady Cru defeat Flanagan-Cornell 44-39. Leading the Lady Cru was Josie Eager with 15 points. Maggie Hettel and Molly Snook…

Illinois Sports 11/12/18

Illinois Sports 11/12/18

Here is the latest Illinois sports news from The Associated Press: CHICAGO (AP) — Harrison Barnes scored a season-high 23 points and the Dallas Mavericks overcame a sluggish performance by prized rookie Luka Doncic to beat the Chicago Bulls 103-98 Monday night. Doncic, the leading scorers among NBA rookies, shot 3 for 12 and finished…

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