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GETTING SPIRITUAL: Internationally-known spiritual medium James Van Praagh hits town this week for appearances at the Unity Church in Chicago, 1925 W. Thome, 7 p.m., Thursday and Friday. Van Praagh is the bestselling author of “Talking to Heaven” and eight other books, who has appeared on “Oprah,” “Dr. Phil” and other talk shows — as well as co-executive-producing the CBS series “The Ghost Whisperer,” based on his own life. For ticket information go to or call (773) 973-0007.

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