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Cool Off This Summer with Friday Family Concerts

Summer is the time to be at a beach, lathering up in sunscreen, and eating copious amounts of ice cream. Although we all enjoy the sunshine, sometimes we need to escape from the heat. Why not visit Niles Public Library District (soon-to-be Niles-Maine District Library), an air-conditioned oasis! KidSpace will be hosting one family concert […]

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In Memory of Gregg Allman: 1947-2017

As both a soloist and a member of the Allman Brothers Band, Gregg Allman will be remembered as one of the preeminent Southern rockers.  The Grammy winner was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland, as well as the Georgia Music Hall of Fame.  Rolling Stone magazine named him one of […]

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In Memory of Chris Cornell: 1964-2017

Though mostly known for this work with the band Soundgarden, Cornell was also lead vocalist and songwriter for the band Audioslave.  His solo works included the song “You Know My Name” from the 2006 James Bond film Casino Royale.   Audioslave Audioslave Out of Exile Solo Best of Bond, James Bond Euphoria Morning Higher Truth […]

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In Memory of Chuck Berry: 1926-2017

Known for his highly energetic stage performances, Berry is considered one of the pioneers of rock and roll music.  Born in St. Louis, Berry’s big break came after he moved to Chicago and signed with Chess Records in 1955.  At Chess, he recorded some of his most famous works, including “Maybellene,” “Roll Over Beethoven” and […]

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