Category: Around Chicago

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Wallenda Chicago stunt to cause downtown closures

If you’re looking for a possibly-crazy, death-defying stunt to witness this weekend, legendary daredevil and tightrope-walker Nik Wallenda has you covered. A seventh-generation-member of the family that once performed the …

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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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Get inside tours of exclusive Chicago architecture next week!

Once a year, the Chicago Architecture Foundation opens up hundreds of remarkable buildings that are not usually open to the public.

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2014 Chicago Marathon: Street closures and bus reroutes

Plan extra time to get around the city this weekend as tens of thousands of runners take to the streets in the 2014 Chicago Marathon!

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Chicago Ideas Week starts Monday!

An annual event, Chicago Ideas Week brings important thinkers from around the world to share their experiences and advice.

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Wrigleyville street closures due to Wrigley Field renovations

Wrigley Field renovations will close streets in Wrigleyville for months.

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The Chicago Riverwalk is getting a major facelift

Construction crews are working hard to complete phase one of a significant renovation of the Chicago Riverwalk. Is it enough?

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