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Giants have history, talent on their side over Royals

Giants have history, talent on their side over Royals

By Nicholas Edward David Fortin

October 21, 2014

It’s that time of year again. That’s what everybody says in the fall, but it’s true. The leaves are changing color, the weather is getting colder and by Oct. 29 at the latest, the people of San Francisco will be celebrating another World Series victory. What makes me so confident in my prediction...

Bicyclists race to raise money at Gold Sprints

Kenny Shaevel and Michael Bodtke pedal with all their strength on stationary bikes at the Canopy Club on Wednesday night as Illini 4000 members hold on to the bikes' base to prevent shaking. All proceeds from the event will fund the nonprofit organization's annual cross-country bike ride to fight cancer.

By Rebecca Jacobs

April 24, 2014

A bicycle pump sat on the stage of The Void Room, but there were no tires attached to the two bikes. Instead of pedaling to go a distance, riders were pedaling to fundraise.  Illini 4000 hosted Gold Sprints at the Canopy Club on Wednesday night. All money raised funded Illini 4000, a nonprofit orga...