The good word: The Lou Malnati's/Chicago Bears' Wives Cancer Research Fund has its 32nd annual cancer benefit on Sept. 9. Bears players and their wives and children will be on hand for dinner, live and silent auctions and other activities to raise funds to benefit cancer research at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Dan Jiggetts will serve as emcee of the event held at Lou Malnati's Pizzeria in Buffalo Grove. For more info, contact Kristie Hassinger at 847-562-1814 or firstname.lastname@example.org. . . . The fifth annual Paul Fabbri Memorial Golf Outing will be Sept. 14 at White Pines Golf Course in Bensenville. It honors the former Niles North basketball star who died of a brain tumor in 1998 at age 31. The event benefits the American Brain Tumor Association. Call 847-965- 0383.