A man participating in the Special Olympics who went missing Friday night was last seen getting into an SUV in the Gold Coast neighborhood.
The organization celebrated its 50th anniversary with a star-studded event Saturday night at Northerly Island.
Chicago’s five-day celebration of the 50th anniversary of Special Olympics culminated with a concert Saturday night at Northerly Island.
Rezwanul Haque, 22, was last seen about 5 p.m. Thursday in the 100 block of East Delaware Place, according to an alert from Chicago Police.
The monument, sculpted by Chicago artist Richard Hunt, was commissioned for the Special Olympics 50th anniversary celebration in Chicago this weekend.
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The tournament, which began Tuesday, kicks off several days of events, culminating with a Northerly Island concert featuring Chance the Rapper.
An idea to hold a simple track-and-field event at Soldier Field sparked an athletic flame that continues to burn 50 years later.
The Special Olympics 50th Anniversary Celebration in Chicago that will kick off on July 17 and run through July 21 is jam-packed with events.
The Chicago Sun-Times video team partnered with the Special Olympics to showcase the special athletes in the games.
Dina Galal, Florence Nabayinda, Marty Sheets, Nitzeida Galvez, Ricardo Thornton and Robert Martin show Special Olympics’ value on the world stage.
Claiborne has also advocated for disabled people more broadly, speaking before Congress and the United Nations.
Tony Hill has been competing in Special Olympics for 44 of the 50 years since they were founded, and they changed his life entirely, he says.
Ten years ago I created Special Chronicles, a nonprofit platform giving a voice to my fellow Special Olympics athletes.