Mayor Of Evanston: April Is 'Shani Davis Month'

05/19/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011
  • NBC Chicago

A couple hundred speedskating fans packed the Robert Crown Ice Arena in Evanston on Thursday to meet and honor Olympic Speedskater Shani Davis.

"I'm grateful to everyone here," the 27-year-old shouted to the crowd. "These medals are proof that with hard-work and dedication, you do get rewarded."

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