Category: City Guide

Jennifer Morrow Blues Fest

Handy guide to 2015 Chicago summer festivals

Memorial Day weekend is only two short days away! That means that summer is almost upon us, chilly weather notwithstanding. Of course, summer in Chicago means outdoor festivals, and the …

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Don Harder Pritzker

Chicago movies in the park schedule

In just a few short weeks, you'll be able to pack up your picnic basket and head out to Chicago movies in the park!

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Diane Yee Ravenswood

Neighborhood spotlight: Ravenswood

Chicago's Ravenswood neighborhood offers a great residential vibe and easy access to downtown -- there's even a totally renovated Metra stop!

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Old Town Jewel rendering

Old Town Jewel to close next month to make way for high-rise

The Old Town Jewel will close temporarily beginning June 4 as crews begin building highrise development "The Sinclair."

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Arturo Sortillo Ed Debevic

Ed Debevic’s moving to make way for high-rise condos

This section of River North is really heating up; famed kitschy diner Ed Debevic's moving as a result.

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steven vance bloomingdale trail

Bloomingdale Trail set to open June 6

The hotly anticipated Bloomingdale Trail uses an overhead rail bed and passes through Bucktown, Wicker Park, Logan Square and Humboldt Park.

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Sean_Marshall Cabrini Green

Cabrini Green development plans taking shape

The newest plans for the Cabrini Green development call for roughly 50 acres of new housing and 15 acres of parks and green space.

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Marques Stewart NFL Draft

Chicago street closures for NFL Draft

Starting April 21, certain downtown streets will be closed for the NFL Draft. Plan your routes now!

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Polar bear will get new digs at the Lincoln Park Zoo

A new enclosure at the Lincoln Park Zoo will house Anana the Polar Bear and the African penguins.

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