Category: City Guide


Neighborhood guide: Avondale arriving

For homebuyers, Logan Square has steadily gained popularity in recent years thanks to a variety of factors: homebuyers getting squeezed out of Lincoln Park and Lakeview by rising prices, the …

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Cultural fun: Chicago Museum Week under way

Most of the major museums in the city are offering free or reduced admission as part of Chicago Museum Week.

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What you need to know about the Chicago Marathon

This weekend's Chicago Marathon is expected to bring in 40,000 runners and 1.7 million fans.

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Chicago new construction among highest in the nation

Chicago new construction rivals only San Francisco in year-over-year increase. Where are these new buildings cropping up?

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CTA Red Line and Purple Line to get significant improvements; city seeks input

In the next phase of improvement, the CTA Red Line and Purple Line will see significant repairs and improvements. We look at the changes.

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Chicago Magazine releases list of best Chicago public schools

For the first time in four years, Chicago Magazine ranks the top Chicago Public Schools on everything from graduation rates to environment.

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Best Chicago sports bars to watch the Olympics

Looking for a good spot to get a bite to eat and watch the latest Olympics events? These Chicago sports bars should do the trick.

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CTA plans to renovate Illinois Medical District blue line stop

The Illinois Medical District blue line stop will get a much-needed upgrade, part of a larger investment in this part of the city.

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North Pond of Lincoln Park getting revamped

Lincoln Park's North Pond and adjacent land will get a refresh in the coming months.

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