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A legend at Wrigley Field and anywhere he sings our national anthem, Wayne Messmer says he always respects the song and the meaning behind it. But he says he also respects the right for people who use it in peaceful protests.
Wayne Messmer: National anthem, protesters deserve respect
Bogged down in controversy and a lack of respect, our national anthem might fare better if it were reserved for special events.
Rita Chavez and her daughter, 4-year-old Samantha Chavez, visit the Palatine Police Department Friday for advice on installing child seats correctly.
Is your kid's car seat ready for a crash? Most aren't
Donna Rennard, clinical director of Serenity House Counseling Services, says the region needs to offer more detox services for heroin and opioid addicts to ensure they can find help when they're ready to begin battling their addiction. Here, Rennard shows Lt. Gov. Evelyn Sanguinetti and Dr. Nirav Shah, director of the Illinois Department of Public Health, around Serenity House's Addison campus.
Heroin, opioid detox just the start of recovery, not the cure
Chicago Cubs pitcher Jose Quintana kisses the winning ball after pitching a complete-game shutout against the Milwaukee Brewers during an baseball game Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Darren Hauck)
Quintana, Chicago Cubs reduce magic number to 2
Member of the Washington Redskins stand arm in arm during the playing of the National Anthem before an NFL football game against the Oakland Raiders in Landover, Md., Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais) The Associated Press
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