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2 hrs ago | Daily Herald
The legendary Moscow Ballet is auditioning dancers ages 6-18 to perform as part of their annual "Great Russian Nutcracker" production.
Jim Parsons takes the Ice Bucket Challenge (August 17, 2014)
Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?
This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose
Police Fatally Shoot Another Black Male Near Ferguson
5 hrs ago | Forbes.com
I've been covering travel and food for the last 20 years but contrary to what many people seem to think, I haven't been everywhere-but I'm working on it.
6 hrs ago | The Washington Post
Signs of a rebound in U.S. beef supplies are taking shape with the changing color of the pastures on Glen Cope's 2,000-acre ranch in Aurora, Missouri.
10 hrs ago | WGN-TV Chicago
10 hrs ago | Gapers Block
Chicago Dancing Festival returns for its eighth year Wednesday, and for the first time, Hubbard Street Dance Chicago members will perform a festival-commissioned piece-- Counterpoint by Kyle Abraham .
10 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com
After raves and sell-out performances at last spring's Chicago Flamenco Festival, music and dance trio EviscerArt brings its award-winning Spanish jazz-flamenco production to the West Loop for a Sunday matinee.
The eighth annual Chicago Dancing Festival kicks off tomorrow night, and this year's edition has some exciting firsts with three CDF-commissioned world premieres - the most the festival has ever commissioned - and their first time simulcasting a performance to the giant screen at Pritzker Pavilion.
13 hrs ago | Chicago Parent
This week's blog post is by WDP co-host Matt Rocco, who lives in the Edgewater Glen neighborhood of Chicago with Professor Foster , and their daughter Viva, who is disgusted by your restroom habits.
16 hrs ago | The Local Tourist
The iconic "Rosie the Riveter" image can be found on coffee mugs, greeting cards, buttons, and if you look hard enough, even a dog t-shirt.
16 hrs ago | Chicago Reader
There are two reasons I went to see Rod Stewart at Allstate Arena on Saturday. The first is that between 1967 and 1973 Stewart's output rivaled any major pop artist of the last 50 years, including: two acid-blues albums with the earliest incarnation of the Jeff Beck Group; four albums with the Faces, the famous, shambling folk-blues-rock band he ... (more)
Yesterday we stopped by nine of the new apartment projects that are in various stages of completion on Chicago's Near North Side.
The Chicago River this summer has been more congested than ever, as Chicagoans and tourists take advantage of a river that's cleaner and more scenic.
According to Monday's CBS Chicago News , a family in Chicago, Ill., lost their elderly dog to a gunshot wound after police officers entered their fenced yard and opened fire on their pet.
Religious leaders from several faiths gathered to pray for peace at Daley Plaza Monday afternoon, reports WBBM's Craig Dellimore.
Pizzuti Cos. , a developer in Columbus, Ohio, has joined Chicago-based real estate investment firm Middleton Partners in the $7.5 million acquisition of an 84,000-square-foot industrial property in Chicago's West Loop.
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