Category: City Guide

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Chicago Expressway lane and ramp closures today

Beware driving downtown today (Thursday) as there are several lane and ramp closures that will affect traffic. According to DNAinfo, the following closures will affect traffic: • The inbound Stevenson …

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Best places to ski near Chicago

Looking for a place to hit the powder? Here are our suggestions for the best places to ski near Chicago.

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Doing some street photography in Chicago and working on asking strangers, "Mind if I take a picture?"

Chicago parking landscape loses more free spaces

As more and more free spaces disappear from the Chicago parking landscape, how does this affect home values?

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Our favorite Chicago restaurants open on Thanksgiving

Looking to skip the cooking this year? Why not try one of our favorite Chicago restaurants open on Thanksgiving?

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Pictures of the Chicago Christmas tree lighting ceremony

Did you miss the annual Chicago Christmas Tree lighting ceremony last weekend? Don’t worry, you can relive the magic through photos and videos. Start out at Chicagoist, where they show the …

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Election Day info: Don’t forget to vote!

It's Election Day in Chicago, so we've compiled all of the info you might need to get to the polls today. Get out there and vote by 7pm!

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Neighborhood guide: Avondale arriving

Looking for everything that Logan Square has to offer but concerned about rising prices? Look to nearby Avondale!

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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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