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'Hope for Sal' fundraiser Saturday in Palatine

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The second annual "Hope for Sal" fundraiser concert will be held Saturday, Feb. 23, at Durty Nellie's, 180 N. Smith St., Palatine. The concert benefits Prospect Heights native Sal LoCascio, an alum of Hersey High School in Arlington Heights who was injured in a ski accident on Dec. 12, 2011, in Colorado that left him paralyzed. LoCascio was in the midst of his junior year as a business-finance major at Northern Colorado University in Greeley at the time of his accident. Proceeds will help pay for a caregiver for LoCascio's physical needs. For more information, visit and search "Hope for Sal." The concert will feature live music by the Bob Dylan Cover Band "Blood on the Tracks." Doors open at 2:30 p.m. with the show starting at 3:30 p.m. Ticket cost is $15 for all ages.

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