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10 hrs ago | Red Eye Chicago
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.
16 hrs ago | Arkansas Times
"Kleberg" by Jamie Wyeth, 1984, oil on canvas, Terra Foundation for American Art, Chicago, Daniel J. Terra Collection, 1992.164.
17 hrs ago | CBS Local
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.
18 hrs ago | EMS1
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)
18 hrs ago | Ctnewsjunkie.com
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.
19 hrs ago | Switched
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.
23 hrs ago | Business Wire
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.
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.
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.
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.
Nine times out of 10, pharmacists and doctors will buy the generic version of aspirin, rather than a brand-name like Bayer.
I'm all for affording former Mayor Jane Byrne a long overdue geographical honor, but I draw the line at the Circle.
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.
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".
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.
Last week it was Hollywood glitterati. The week before it was Wall Street financiers.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 09:24 pm
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