Category: Around Chicago


Renovated Chicago churches: would you live in one?

Chicago has always been a city of neighborhoods, and each of those neighborhoods had dozens of local Chicago churches. But what happens to a church when the congregation moves to …

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Morton Salt estate

What will $8.9M buy you in Lake Forest IL?

You'll think you've been swept away to Versailles when you see this luxury Lake Forest IL estate.

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New crop of high-end condos about to hit the Chicago housing market

After a lull in the Chicago housing market, new-build downtown condos are finally starting a comeback.

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Get free access to Chicago museums courtesy of the Smithsonian

Get out and enjoy all the culture that Chicago museums have to offer this month!

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Chicago by boat

Beautiful time-lapse video tour of Chicago by boat

Get a first-person perspective tour of Chicago by boat, thanks to this amazing video.

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Around Chicago: Labor Day weekend activities

Sticking around the city this weekend? Here are a few activities you may want to check out.

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Say good-bye to this midcentury icon in River North

The Chicago Plan Commission has approved a highrise to replace this River North midcentury landmark.

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Parade and rally for Jackie Robinson West All Stars Little League

Come out on Wednesday to celebrate the Cinderella story of the Jackie Robinson West All Stars Little League team!

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Progress report: The Bloomingdale Trail

An extremely cold winter has pushed back the completion date of the Bloomingdale Trail. Catch up on its current progress.

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