Category: Around Chicago

Maggie Daley ice skating ribbon

Maggie Daley Park ice skating ribbon opens this weekend

Construction has been under way on the child-friendly Maggie Daley Park (behind Millennium Park) for several months now and the first  element of the park is finally ready to open …

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Tips for surviving winter in Chicago

Another Chiberia winter could be just around the corner -- here are some of our favorite tips for surviving winter in Chicago!

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CTA web holiday train

CTA holiday train and new holiday bus light up the city in 2014

The holiday season is here and that means the CTA holiday train and new holiday bus are already in service!

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Christine Zenino ZooLights Chicago

Lincoln Park Zoo’s popular ZooLights Chicago display starts today

This year's ZooLights Chicago display starts tonight and features lots of fun holiday activities.

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discosour overnight parking ban

Overnight parking ban will go into effect Monday

The city's overnight parking ban means parking on certain streets will get you towed. Here's everything you need to know.

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Stunning Chicago timelapse video goes viral

Photographer/videographer Eric Hines spent two years filming this Chicago timelapse video, which approaches high art.

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Clark and Division Jewel

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

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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