Category: Around Chicago

Christine Zenino ZooLights Chicago

Lincoln Park Zoo’s popular ZooLights Chicago display starts today

Thanksgiving is officially over, which means that it’s time to think about the next big holiday on the horizon. Need a little help getting in the holiday spirit? Lincoln Park’s …

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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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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 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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Burger fans rejoice! Chicago Shake Shack now open

The new Chicago Shake Shack, the first Midwest location for this cult burger joint, is now officially open!

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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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