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How Can Chicago Crime Be Up AND Down?

Here’s one of those stats that leaves you scratching your head.

06/02/2014

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Hear Michael Jackson’s New ‘XSCAPE’ Track ‘A Place With No Name’

Another day, another Michael Jackson track. This one is a re-imagining of the 1972 classic, “A Horse With No Name” by America.

05/07/2014

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K-Hits Cares! Are You Recycling?

Many Americans recycle today and more say they are educated on environmental issues than ever before. Still, levels of recycling could be increased greatly, despite heightened visibility of public recycling receptacles and the existence of […]

12/23/2013

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Our ‘The Government’s Back! Let’s Party…’ Playlist

The shutdown’s over! Until January 15th, at least. This is exciting. Now, instead of hanging our heads low and listening to music, we can hang our heads high (or at least a little higher) and listen to music. But what music should we listen to? What songs embody the spirit of America?

10/17/2013

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K-Hits Cares! Please Pick Up Your Cigarette Litter!

Did you know that cigarette butts are the most littered item in America?  Smoking is your choice, but when you’re done, please don’t throw the butt on the ground!  Carry a portable ashtray with you or place […]

08/28/2013

Memorial Day Parade Held In Bridgeport, Connecticut

Remembering

Remember the REAL reason we have Memorial Day. See here. As we have this  holiday  that is filled with family get-togethers, BBQ’s, fireworks and celebrations let us not forget those who have gone before us and […]

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Aerosmith & America: A Brief History

Aerosmith have never been considered a “political” band. But considering the evidence of their beliefs, and their history with patriotic events, one thing is certain: they believe in America.

11/02/2012

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Happy 4th of July: 8 Classic Songs About America

As we prepare for the 4th of July, let’s go beyond “God Bless the U.S.A.” and “America the Beautiful” to examine a few classic tracks that celebrate and capture the essence of our complicated nation.

07/03/2012

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Bruce Springsteen: America’s (Hypothetical) Choice To Pen New National Anthem

If the American public had its way, Bruce Springsteen would be write a new National Anthem that would be heard before every ball game and at the start of every school day across the country. […]

06/06/2012

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K-Hits Cares! Support Your Local Red Cross!

Help turn heartbreak into hope!  Give blood!  You can help here as well as around the world by doing it.  For more information contact your local Red Cross!

05/07/2012

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