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A Skater's Guide to the Best Roller Rinks in Chicago

Anne Sobel | Posted 01.19.2013 | Chicago
Anne Sobel

Chicago, along with Atlanta and Detroit, houses the most prolific urban roller skate dance scene in the country. While this form of skating is largely influenced by hip-hop music and dance, Chicago's style of skating is known as "JB."

Texas Roller Rink Shooter Sang Son 'Happy Birthday' Before Shooting Spree

AP | DANNY ROBBINS | Posted 09.25.2011 | Crime

DALLAS — Guests had just finished singing "Happy Birthday" to an 11-year-old boy when his father spoke to him briefly, then pulled out a gun and...

Fight Breaks Out At Overcrowded Roller Rink, Two Hospitalized

Chicago Sun-Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The owner of a South Side roller skating rink was cited for overcrowding following a disturbance that left four teens arrested and two teens who were ...