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UPI Almanac for Thursday, July 25, 2013.
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Chicago folk music figure Earl Pionke dead at 80

CHICAGO, April 27 (UPI) -- Earl Pionke, the owner of the landmark Chicago folk-music club Earl of Old Town, died Friday at the age of 80, a longtime friend said.

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UPI Almanac for Wednesday, July 25, 2012.
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UPI Almanac for Friday, July 25, 2008.
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UPI almanac for Wednesday, July 25, 2007.

The Almanac

Today is Tuesday, July 25, the 206th day of 2006 with 159 to follow.
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Crash claims the life of Tom Dundee

CHICAGO, April 20 (UPI) -- Chicago folksinger/songwriter Tom Dundee has died at 59 from injuries he suffered in a motorcycle crash.

Guthrie is riding 'City of New Orleans'

CHICAGO, Dec. 12 (UPI) -- Singer Arlo Guthrie is riding the "The City of New Orleans," the train he immortalized in song, to raise funds for musicians displaced by Hurricane Katrina.

The Almanac

Today is Monday, July 25, the 206th day of 2005 with 159 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Sunday, July 25, the 207th day of 2004 with 159 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Friday, July 25, the 206th day of 2003 with 159 to follow.
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Commentary: Wisdom or lack thereof?

CHICAGO, Nov. 17 (UPI) -- Few would consider it wise to root for a baseball club that has not won a World Series in nearly a century. But "wisdom" is what some try to find in the sporting loyalties of Chicago Cubs fans, especially University of Notre Dame professor Jim Langford, w
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Today in Music: a look back at pop music

Today's birthdays include jazz legend Jelly Roll Morton in 1885; Mick Rogers of Manfred Mann's Earthband, who was born in 1946 (age 56); Chuck and John Panozzo of Styx in 1949 (age 53); Alannah Currie of the Thompson Twins in 1959 (age 43); and Gunnar and
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Today in Music: a look back at pop music

The weekly Today in Music package for Sept. 14-20.
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Today in Music: a look back at pop music

(July 25)
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The Almanac

Today is Thursday, July 25, the 206th day of 2002 with 159 to follow.
By United Press International

Today in Music: a look back at pop music

(July 20)
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