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A great DJ, a better human being: Last night at Frankie Knuckles's memorial service

To those who knew him well, there was a certain rhythm to Francis Nicholls, better known to Chicago and the world as Frankie Knuckles .

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

TimeLine Theatre Stages Chicago Premiere of JUNO, Now thru 7/27

TimeLine Theatre Company concludes its 2013-14 season with the Chicago premiere of the musical JUNO, book by Joseph Stein , music and lyrics by Marc Blitzstein , based on the play JUNO AND THE PAYCOCK by Sean O'Casey, directed by TimeLine Associate Artistic Director Nick Bowling with music direction by Doug Peck and Elizabeth Doran .



Construction underway on new South Loop condos

A Komatsu hydraulic excavator, a team of surveyors and a supervisory crew from Lend Lease were on-site at 1345 S Wabash in the South Loop yesterday, preparing for the construction of a 15-story high-rise condo building.


Northwestern University

Chicago's Michael Goldberg to Guest Direct 2014 Waa-Mu Show

The downtown Evanston store is creating a special Waa-Mu Concrete that will be available to sweet-loving Waa-Mu fans.


List: Circle of Energy Seance videos with Chicago Psychic Medium Edward Shanahan

The list consists of videos taken and EVP's captured during Edward Shanahan performing his Circle of Energy Seance at different locations.


Great Mother's Day Ideas in Chicago

Looking for a great way to show mom how special she is? From brunch to theater to spa, here are some ideas to get you started! 1. Drury Lane Theatre invites families to treat the matriarchs in their family to a spectacular Mother's Day brunch, served from 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Mother's Day, followed by the legendary musical LES MISERABLES at 3 ... (more)


My FOX Chicago

8 shot across Chicago in less than seven hours

One day after Mayor Rahm Emanuel decried the rash of shootings over the Easter holiday weekend, another eight people were shot across the city in less than seven hours.

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Chicago Reader

Goofballs United, one for all and all for one

The worlds of stand-up, improv, and sketch rarely intersect onstage. It's not surprising; there aren't a ton of similarities between the rhythms of improv scenes, stand-up riffs, and polished sketches.


CBS Local

Blue Angels Returning To Chicago Air Show

The U.S. Navy Blue Angels and the U.S. Army Parachute Team Golden Knights are returning to the annual Chicago Air and Water Show.



Now Open: LitUp Chicago Opens in North Center

LitUp Chicago , a new shop for lighting fixtures, opened at 4015 North Rockwell Street last Monday.


Christian Newswire

Pray for Chicago 2014

Contact: Richard L. Martinez, Jr., Nehemiah Leaders , 773-544-4682 CHICAGO, April 22, 2014 / Christian Newswire / -- Nehemiah Leaders, business, government and church leaders are coming together to PRAY for CHICAGO .

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Chicago Humanities Festival to Welcome Opera Singer Jessye Norman, 5/19

The Chicago Humanities Festival , in partnership with Lyric Opera of Chicago, is pleased to present five-time Grammy Award-winning opera singer Jessye Norman on May 19, 2014 at 6 p.m. at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago .


CBS Local

Poverty Rates In Many Chicago Neighborhoods Near 60 Percent

Significant proportions of Chicago, especially on the South and West sides, are living in poverty, according to U.S. Census data.

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Crain's Chicago Busines

Medical District eyes high-speed network to win business

The Illinois Medical District Commission wants to create a fiber optic network that would let hospitals zip medical images among doctors at virtually the speed of light and help the agency attract new business.

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Chicago Violence: 45 People Shot over Easter Weekend, Feds Step In

At least nine people were killed and at least 36 wounded in Chicago over the Easter weekend, prompting a newly formed federal unit to step in to help tackle the city's pervasive culture of gun.

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Cops: Man fatally shoots wife in front of kids in Griffith, kills self

A Chicago woman is dead after her estranged husband shot and killed her in a grade school parking lot Monday afternoon and then killed himself minutes later by his house in Gary, police said.


'360 Wellness Fair' presented at Northwestern Hospital

Northwestern Memorial Hospital's Alberto Culver Health Learning Center will host a wellness fair event on April 29, 2014 from 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, 254 E. Huron Street, 3rd floor, Chicago.


Mon Apr 21, 2014

Daily Herald

Law firm's clout fading at Chicago City Hall

The long relationship the Chicago law firm of Katten Muchin Rosenman had with city hall under former Mayor Richard M. Daley seems to have faded under Mayor Rahm Emanuel.


Red Eye Chicago

Taking out the trash: Chicago's recycling problem

When Holly Worthy moved to Bucktown from Des Moines, Iowa last year, recycling her used cans, bottles and paper goods was second nature.



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