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Lincoln stands tall in Lincoln Park, Chicago
Besides a statue in Chicago's Grant Park , there is a Lincoln statue in Chicago's Lincoln Park .
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Chicago: An IDOT Engineer Discusses the Department's Ban on Protected Bike Lanes
This February, Steven Vance reported that the Illinois Department of Transportation has been prohibiting the installation of protected bike lanes on state jurisdiction roads in Chicago at least until the Chicago Department of Transportation collects three years of "safety data" on existing Chicago protected lanes.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Wine collectors sue chef Charlie Trotter, say $46K bottle is fake
Chicago chef Charlie Trotter has been sued by two wine collectors for allegedly selling them a phony - and expensive - bottle of wine.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Christian Science Monitor
Costco and gasoline: Are you really saving at the pump?
Costco members fill up with discounted gasoline at a Costco gas station in Van Nuys, Calif., in 2012.
Perusing the library... data
Chicago's open data program has some detractors, but most can agree that we like books.
Lincoln Park has great Chicago Apartments nearby
There are lots of apartments around Lincoln Park and within the Lincoln Park neighborhood of Chicago.
Sun Jun 09, 2013
Hooves along the lakefront
As the weather warms, more Chicagoans are crowding onto the lakefront paths to walk, bike, skate and run.
Sat Jun 08, 2013
Reading Eagle/Reading Times
Lester Holt is NBC News' go-to guy
On a dusty field at the south end of Lincoln Park, Lester Holt has just finished taking his first-ever swings at a 16-inch softball, part of a report he's planned for NBC's "Today" show on Chicago summers more than making up for the winters.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Does latest murder mean city's not safe?
People in one neighborhood say recent changes the past few years have not been good.
Tue Jun 04, 2013
40 reasons I love being a Chicagoan
1. The endless opportunities to bash Rahm. His recent decisions suggest that he's running for re-election as the mayor of Hell.
Mon Jun 03, 2013
Ann Lurie Lists Gold Coast Mansion for $18.75 M
Sarah Jessica Parker, Ann Lurie and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel attend Gala Benefit For Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago With Sarah Jessica Parker And Harry Connick Jr on April 20, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois.
DePaul's South Loop Arena, Fact vs. Fiction
Much has been said about plans for an arena for the DePaul Blue Demons in the South Loop near McCormick Place.
Tue May 28, 2013
Chicago Tribune John von Rhein column
May 28--More than 25 public spaces throughout the city will resound with live music of all genres when the free, daylong Make Music Chicago festival returns for a third year on June 21, the first day of summer.
Sun May 26, 2013
PAWS Chicago rescues Oklahoma animals
PAWS Chicago has received rescue animals from destroyed Oklahoma shelters. They arrived today.
Thu May 23, 2013
Tue May 21, 2013
Here Are Three Great New Chicago Pizza Places
Deep-dish will never go extinct. You gotta feed the tourists! For the rest of Chicago's pizza-eating public, plenty of new spots are shaking up the scene.