Acts of Kindness: Grant DePorter

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After a tragic Wrigleyville apartment fire killed 4-year-old Blake Carlson's mother, the president of Harry Caray's Restaurants group, Grant DePorter, put together a benefit at Hi-Tops in Wrigleyville to start a trust fund for the boy.

The charity collected $18,000. "That fire was so close to Hi-Tops and all the staff there wanted to do something to help. We felt so badly for that poor little boy," DePorter said.

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I changed my mind...the answer to the Irving Park question is GRACELAND.

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