January 10, 1998

With an “Oz” theme that honored the 100th anniversary of the classic “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz” book written in Chicago by L. Frank Baum, the 41st annual Children’s Ball was held on December 11… Read More

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January 09, 1998

When the Beanie Babies were all the rage, a unique shop dedicated to quality gifts and accessories turned the frenzy into a fundraiser for pediatric cancer research. The Karyn Collection in Highland Park set aside… Read More

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January 08, 1998

While Olga Nisenboim had never met Rory or his parents, she decided there was something she could do to help battle the disease. The owner of Olga’s Day Spa in Highland Park held a one-day… Read More

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January 07, 1998

For three days beginning October 15, nearly seventy fourth graders competed in the 1st Annual Rory Deutsch Basketball Tournament and raised more than $850 for pediatric brain tumor research. Highland Park resident Rick Siegel, CEO… Read More

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January 06, 1998

Raising $650,000 for cancer research and drawing more than 2,000 people to the Navy Pier Ballroom on September 18th, this partnership event featured casino games, delicious food, and incredible raffle prizes. One-third of Charita-Ball’s proceeds… Read More

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