Category: Around Chicago

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Burger fans rejoice! Chicago Shake Shack now open

Yesterday was a day that burger aficianados have been looking forward to for months — it was the day that the first Chicago Shake Shack opened in River North. Never …

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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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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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