Category: Around Chicago

rainy day phil roeder

Best rainy day activities in Chicago

It’s official: this June has been the wettest on record in the history of Chicago. And the rain shows no sign of letting up this week. But don’t worry! We live in …

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Find volunteer opportunities at One Good Deed Chicago

Finding the right organization to volunteer your time and talents with can be tough. One Good Deed Chicago is here to help!

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This Sunday: Chicago Gay Pride Parade in Boystown

This Sunday is the 46th annual Chicago Gay Pride Parade. Here are all the East Lakeview parking, traffic and other details you should know.

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Chicago Blackhawks real estate: Live like a champ

They're Stanley Cup champs, but how do these champions live? Our guide to Chicago Blackhawks real estate.

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Great America Jeremy Thompson

10 things you may not know about Great America

The popular Gurnee amusement park -- Six Flags Great America -- celebrates its 40th operating season. Here are a few things you may not know.

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Tim Sackton Chicago Riverwalk

Portions of the Chicago Riverwalk open after improvements

Two blocks of the ambitious Chicago Riverwalk improvement opened to the public over the weekend, but was it too soon?

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Jennifer Morrow Blues Fest

Handy guide to 2015 Chicago summer festivals

Summer's just around the corner! Plan your schedule with this handy guide to 2015 Chicago summer festivals.

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Chicago movies in the park schedule

In just a few short weeks, you'll be able to pack up your picnic basket and head out to Chicago movies in the park!

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Diane Yee Ravenswood

Neighborhood spotlight: Ravenswood

Chicago's Ravenswood neighborhood offers a great residential vibe and easy access to downtown -- there's even a totally renovated Metra stop!

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