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Take Time to Smile: Grit, a cornfield, and a dream come true

Posted at 9:00 PM, May 27, 2022
and last updated 2022-05-27 22:00:50-04

DYERSVILLE, Iowa (KMTV) — As we head into the weekend, we want to make sure you Take Time to Smile.

Recently, a dream came true for some little leaguers from the Chicago area.

They had the opportunity to play baseball at the real-life Field of Dreams in Iowa.

The chance arose through an event called the First City Kid Classic.

A Chicago clothing company called Grit Clothing Company asked its social media followers to submit videos with nominations for local kids.

"Grit" covered the cost of everything for its lucky attendees.

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