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South Korea fends off Chicago, takes Little League World Series title

...went 5? innings for Chicago, which had survived four consecutive knockout games before the final.Chicago, the Great Lakes Region champions, came back from 3-0 and 5-4 deficits to beat favored West champ Las Vegas Mountain Ridge 7-5...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-24/south-korea-fends-chicag
Chicago team advances to finals of Little League World Series

...fifth to lead Chicago past Las Vegas 7-5 on Saturday in the U.S. final at the Little League World Series.The Great Lakes Region champions from Jackie Robinson West advanced to meet South Korea in Sunday's title game.Trailing 3-0 after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-23/chicago-team-advances-fi
Mo'ne Davis' Philadelphia team loses to Las Vegas

...title game and sends Philadelphia into an elimination game tonight against Chicago's Jackie Robinson team. The Great Lakes champion beat Pearland, Texas 6-1, on Tuesday night in an elimination game.Davis, the darling of the sports world...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-20/mone-davis-philadelphia-
Chicago ends Davis', Philadelphia's run in Little League World Series

...back players, is making its first appearance in 31 years in the Little League World Series. The victory sends the Great Lakes champs into the U.S. title game on Saturday against Las Vegas.Davis, just the 18th girl to play in the Little League...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-21/chicago-ends-davis-phila
Toledo water contamination enters 3rd day

...In fact, the problems on the shallowest of the five Great Lakes brought on by farm runoff and sludge from sewage treatment...researchers have been calling on Ohio and other states in the Great Lakes region to drastically reduce the amount of phosphorus...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-04/3rd-day-toledo-water-woes
'Microbeads' show up in environment

...flowing by the billions into the Great Lakes and other waterways. Discovered...over to debates concerning the Great Lakes' other ills. Biel's group last...plastic. But microplastics in the Great Lakes were discovered only when scientists...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-18/microbeads-show-environmen
Property transfers

...Forest, $82,500Geoffrey Sandala and Geoffrey M. Sandala to Emma Prior, 2898 Lake Michigan Drive, Lot 2, Block D, Great Lakes Mobile HomeWells Fargo Bank NA to Department of Veterans Affairs, Section III, 3607 Pebble Creek Drive, Lot 45...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/real-estate/2014-05-10/property-transfers
Newsmakers

...administered by the FBI. ? Navy Seaman James E. Williams has completed Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill. He is the son of James E. Williams and Shevon D. Badie, of Augusta, and a 2003 graduate of Glenn Hills High...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2014-03-12/newsmakers
Rush is on to thaw baseball fields before season openers

...there's a decent chance of below-normal temperatures all over the eastern half of the country, particularly near the Great Lakes. GIANTS: Released former GreenJackets Stephen Branca, Joey Rapp, Shayne Houck and Justin Schumer, according to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-03-19/rush-thaw-baseball-field
Milwaukee group wants to buy Pabst Blue Ribbon

...hopefully create jobs and "bring Milwaukee back to the beer city it was."The plan is being floated at a time when some Great Lakes cities are trying to develop a "blue economy" by attracting industries that rely on water. As growing water scarcity...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-06/milwaukee-group-wants-buy-