Category: Around Chicago


Stunning Chicago timelapse video goes viral

Happy Monday, Chicago. It’s a cold one out there — strong winds today and tomorrow could plummet the wind chill temps to zero degrees or less, so bundle up! You …

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Old Town may get new flagship Jewel and apartment tower

Developers propose radical upgrade to the popular Old Town grocery store, including a 35-story apartment tower.

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Red Bull Art of Can opens in Millennium Park

This year's Red Bull Art of Can features 30 sculptures created entirely from Red Bull cans.

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Best Chicago museum exhibits this fall/winter

Use the excuse that the weather has turned colder and it gets dark earlier to take in these great Chicago museum exhibits.

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Burger fans rejoice! Chicago Shake Shack now open

The new Chicago Shake Shack, the first Midwest location for this cult burger joint, is now officially open!

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Wallenda Chicago stunt to cause downtown closures

This weekend, the Wallenda Chicago tightrope stunt will take place in the Loop, causing closures of bridges and at least one major road.

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Historic Lakeview home may be saved in condo conversion

This historic Lakeview home, which has architectural and historical significance, may be preserved as part of a new condo project.

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Abandoned hospitals: Would you live in one?

Homebuyers increasingly like to buy homes that used to be something else. But will this apply to abandoned hospitals?

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Uptown Chicago news: neighborhood changes promise improved livability

Great Uptown Chicago news: the city is investing in two major projects that will make life in Uptown better.

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