Category: General News

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Bloomingdale Trail set to open June 6

Good news for near-west side residents this week from Mayor Rahm Emanuel: the Bloomingdale Trail, part of the hotly anticipated 606 Trail, will open to the public on June 6, according …

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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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Guest post: Market check-in for the first quarter of 2015

The first quarter of 2015 has been full of market movement. Guest blogger Dave Isaaacson breaks it down for us.

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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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Public-private venture to benefit Chicago infrastructure

CityWorks hopes to improve Chicago infrastructure by implementing six to eight new projects.

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The Oprah auction: You could own Oprah’s stuff!

Next month Leslie Hindman Auctioneers will hold an Oprah auction, featuring belonging from Winfrey's Chicago condo.

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Hottest new gadgets for homeowners

January's Consumer Electronics Show unveiled a host of new gadgets for homeowners that we'd love to get our hands on!

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Relocating to Chicago? We’re tops for company expansions/relocations

More and more companies are relocating to Chicago thanks to easy transportation access and a robust talent pool.

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Chicago road construction poised to snarl traffic

You know the old saying? There are only two seasons here: winter and Chicago road construction. Well, winter's almost over!

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