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This Is a Very Good Time for Tacos in Chicago
This is good. Now Chicagoans hold even the most modest of dishes to higher standards, which elevates the playing field for foods that many once left to franchises and chains.
Tue Jun 18, 2013
Spotlight: People on the move
It's a perfect location since co-owners Turan Yon and Chris Mitchell are also Maine South grads.
Study: Chicagoans spend $300 million yearly on unused...
The study, from the Citizens Utilities Board and Texas-based wireless research firm Validas, said that Illinoisans each spend about $30 a year on unused data on wireless phones and almost $200 a year on unused data on smartphones, totaling more than $1 billion a year on data that no one uses.
New City Chicago
Kickstarter Chronicles: The Soul of Cuba
The Kickstarter Chronicles is a series of profiles of Chicagoans holding crowd-funding campaigns on Kickstarter.com.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
City of Chicago
Mayor Emanuel Welcomes Food Network's Great Food Truck Race and Seven ...
Today, Mayor Emanuel announced the latest progress for Chicago's growing food truck industry after taping an appearance on the Food Network's Great Food Truck Race.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
How to speak like a Chicagoan
By Mark Jacob, Chicago Tribune staff Heading to Chicago for the Stanley Cup finals between the Boston Bruins and Blackhawks, but are worried about fitting in? The Chicago Tribune's Mark Jacob checks in with some unique phrases and terms so that Bostonians can sound like a local.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Two homes, one city
Crystal Palmer has lived in the Near West Side's Westhaven Annex since 1997. She says the CHA housing project is so safe that she has gone to bed many times leaving her front door unlocked.
Version 13 Festival boots up in Bridgeport
In an open field in Birmingham, Ala., Eric Fuertes and his collaborators operate an ornate printing press to the sound of death metal music.
City of Chicago
City Opens Protected Bike Lanes on Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago's Busiest Cycling Street
The City of Chicago officially opened the new bike lanes on a key section of Milwaukee Avenue today, the city's busiest cycling street.
AbbVie Study Assesses Role of Predefined Doses of Methotrexate When Used With Humira
AbbVie today announced the results from the CONCERTO trial, the first randomized, controlled trial assessing different predefined doses of methotrexate in combination with HUMIRAA for the treatment of moderate to severe rheumatoid arthritis .
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Straphanger art - Perusing The CTA Collection
Carla Arocha and Ste phane Schraenen's stainless steel sculpture titled 24/7, suspended overhead celebrates the dynamic activity that occurs day and night in the Howard station.
City of Chicago
Mayor Emanuel Announces City to Make 18000 Job Opportunities Available for City Youth
Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Chicago Department of Family and Support Services Commissioner Evelyn Diaz announced today that the City of Chicago will facilitate more than 18,000 job opportunities for young adults ages 16 to 24, a record not reached outside years with extra federal stimulus money.
27 best places to eat and drink in Chicago
Here's why I felt compelled to compile this list, and how. At a recent dinner, I discovered that someone at WBEZ has never had Garrett's popcorn, specifically Chicago Mix, the unique sweet and savory mA©lange of caramel and cheese corns.
HB 4866 is now law across Illinois
Governor Quinn signed HB 4866 into law on January 25, 2013, which requires gas stations to provide and display at least one ADA compliant gas pump with a direct telephone number to the station that allows a disabled operator of a motor vehicle to request refueling assistance.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Chicago's Lone Ranger
A new Lone Ranger movie is being released next month. That brings to mind the masked man's Chicago connection.
WHBF-TV Rock Island
Chicagoan ordered to get help after 396 arrests
A Chicago woman who's been arrested 396 times in the past 35 years was ordered to get mental health and substance abuse treatment as part of a deal with prosecutors.
Get ready for Great America
Maybe you are one of those Chicagoans for whom Six Flags Great America is right in your backyard.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Bulls Break Ground On New Practice Facility
Before Mayor Rahm Emanuel dug in for the Bulls groundbreaking he shoveled out lots of compliments for high achieving Chicagoans.
Sons of Rahm Emanuel's top union ally John Coli also rise
Union boss John Coli - one of Mayor Rahm Emanuel's few supporters in organized labor - and his two sons together were paid more than $615,000 last year for their work in leadership roles with the Teamsters, according to public records.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Brad Pitt Surprises Fans At 'World War Z' Screening
Brad Pitt has been making surprise appearances at screenings of his new zombie film, "World War Z," and he showed up at a screening in Chicago last night.