Category: Around Chicago

Laurie Chipps West Fest

Plan your summer: Chicago Summer Festival schedule

One of the best things about living in Chicago in the summer are the festivals! Every neighborhood has its own version of a street fest and there are may other …

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62 acre dev site

Redevelopment of 62-acre site south of the South Loop could be imminent

Related Midwest has recently taken part ownership of the massive parcel of undeveloped land south of the South Loop.

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New Navy Pier Ferris wheel will open May 27

In just a few short weeks, Chicagoans will be able to ride the new Navy Pier Ferris wheel, which will be taller and better than ever.

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Ddohler Millennium Park

Millennium Park summer movie series schedule

This year's Millennium Park summer movie series includes some Chicago-centric classics and a tribute to Prince.

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Kim Scarborough Old Town

Construction news: Old Town construction heats up

With the warm weather comes a slew of new projects and Old Town construction has taken off!

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David Wilson Fulton Market

Development news: Fulton Market district is red hot

Wondering where the hottest new neighborhoods will be in the the coming years? Fulton Market is a top pick.

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Patrick Emerson Harold Washington Library

Chicago perks: The Chicago Public Library system

If you're living in Chicago and not taking advantage of the Chicago Public Library system's many perks, you're really missing out!

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Chicago bridges being tested in advance of spring lift

Through April 1, the Chicago bridges will go up and down to be tested for the annual spring lift. Plan your routes accordingly.

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Goose Island Katherine

New construction: Big changes under way in Wrigleyville

With the first demolition taking place for the new development south of Wrigley Field, Wrigleyville is slated for big changes ahead.

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