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1 hr ago | Red Eye Chicago

A proposal, a name change and a honor

The plaza where the old Chicago Water Tower sits is a place where residents and shoppers briskly walk through and where tourists stop to hop in horse-drawn carriages.

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6 hrs ago | Arkansas Times

Coming to Crystal Bridges in 2015: Jamie Wyeth exhibition

"Kleberg" by Jamie Wyeth, 1984, oil on canvas, Terra Foundation for American Art, Chicago, Daniel J. Terra Collection, 1992.164.

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7 hrs ago | CBS Local

Japanese Retailer UNIQLO To Open Michigan Avenue Store In Chicago

Five years after opening its first U.S. store in New York City, Japanese retailer UNIQLO announced on Tuesday that it will be opening a flagship store on the Magnificent Mile.

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8 hrs ago | EMS1

Q&A: Chicago's medical director talks mobile integrated healthcare

Over the past year, EMS leaders have been engaged in high-level discussions about mobile integrated healthcare, a strategy that emphasizes a broader role for EMTs, paramedics and EMS systems by collaborating with hospitals, doctors, nurses, social services, nonprofits and public safety to meet a variety of community health needs by Eric Beck, ... (more)

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8 hrs ago | Ctnewsjunkie.com

Connecticut Fast-Food Workers Travel to National Wage Rally

Ten Connecticut fast-food workers flocked to Chicago this weekend, where they joined thousands of other fast-food employees at a labor gathering to demand a $15-an-hour pay rate as well as the right to form a union.

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9 hrs ago | Switched

10 Charming Midwestern Towns to Visit This Summer

While New England hamlets are perhaps the epitome of small towns, the Midwest has its fair share of quaint communities with a unique charm all their own.

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13 hrs ago | Business Wire

Eataly Taps Digital Dining and Epson for POS Rollout

Eataly is unlike most dining venues in that it houses multiple types and sizes of dining and food-centric customer experiences, such as restaurants, coffee bars, produce markets, bakeries, wine shops, butchers, cooking schools, and rooftop beer gardens, along with one-of-a-kind private and group dining options.

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19 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

Monty Python's SPAMALOT Opens Tonight at Pittsburgh CLO

Join the quest for the Holy Grail today, July 29-August 3 with Monty Python's Spamalot .

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Forsyth County News

Cumming artist sculpts out his life's work

As a young artist in 1973, Gregory Johnson aspired to being a famous painter. However, the lack of profit plagued his wallet, compelling him to switch his specialty to sculpting.

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AndhraNews

Architectural Team Selected to Design the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art

Following a global search, the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art announced today that Beijing-based MAD Architects has been selected as the principal designer for the LMNA site while Chicago-based Studio Gang will design the landscape and create a bridge to connect the LMNA to Northerly Island.

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Business Journal

Mobile application for food shoppers raising seed funding

Lauren Foster , the CEO of Stretch Recipes Inc., is raising capital for the application that generates a shopping list using discounts coupons based on the budget amount and recipes entered into the application.

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WTVR Richmond

Dona t be dumb. Buy what a smart peoplea buy at the pharmacy, grocery store

Nine times out of 10, pharmacists and doctors will buy the generic version of aspirin, rather than a brand-name like Bayer.

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WHP-AM Harrisburg

Dog Is So Excited To See Woman After 4 Years It Passes Out

Originally from Reading, PA, he has considered Harrisburg home for many years, and is related, according to family folklore, to John Harris, founder of Harrisburg.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Chicago Tribune

Renaming the Circle -- a loopy idea

I'm all for affording former Mayor Jane Byrne a long overdue geographical honor, but I draw the line at the Circle.

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Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Chuck Edwards, president, Lenze Americas, Uxbridge

For the past five years, Chuck Edwards has been at the helm of Lenze Americas in Uxbridge, part of the global company, Lenze SE of Hameln, Germany.

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Daily Kos

Odds & Ends: News/Humor

I post a weekly diary of historical notes, arts & science items, foreign news and whimsical pieces from the outside world that I often feature in "Cheers & Jeers".

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Chicago Tribune

Architect brings fresh spin to Maggie Daley Park

Strolling through Maggie Daley Park, stubble on his face and a yellow hard hat covering his graying red hair, Michael Van Valkenburgh paused before the contours of an undulating ice skating loop that will weave through a stand of evergreens.

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The Day

'Give me Love' opens at birdsall gallery in Old Lyme

Joyful, whimsical, colorful, playful, radiating positive energy all describe "Give me Love: Hearts & Threads," now on view at the diane birdsall gallery in Old Lyme.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Deseret News

Obama maintains busy fundraising schedule, even when crises occur

Last week it was Hollywood glitterati. The week before it was Wall Street financiers.

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All About Jazz

EVENT: Memorial Concert for Tenor Saxophonist Jeff Marx

Friends of saxophonist Jeff Marx, former Woodstock area resident, who passed away December 16, 2013 will present a memorial concert at the Colony Cafe, Rock City Rd, Woodstock, NY on Sunday, August 3, 4-7 pm.

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