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  1. 32 Reasons It's Completely Worth It To Put Up With Chicago's Miserable WintersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Switched

    ... the river but feeling less adventurous? Chicago Water Taxi is both cheap -- just $6 to go from Michigan Avenue to Chinatown or $8 for an all-day pass -- and scenic. Its season begins April 14. Rooftop bars are not unique to Chicago, of course, but ...

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  2. Simple solutions are usually neitherRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... committed for projects such as an $800 million school construction plan announced a few years ago, a $15 million Chinatown library, an $18 million Albany Park library and a $12 million streetscape project for Devon Avenue, says Budget Director ...

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  3. Paris chef still Midwestern at heartRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | Chicago Sun-Times

    You can take the Chicagoan out of the Midwest, but you can't take the Midwest out of the Chicagoan.

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  4. Smoke in Grand Station forces Red Line trains to rerouteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | My FOX Chicago

    ... Brian Steele said. No trains were stopped, but trains heading north and south between Fullerton and Cermak/Chinatown were rerouted to elevated tracks, while power was cut off through the regular route, Steele said. Some Red Line trains were rerouted ...

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  5. Chinese Seeking Asylum in U.S. Often Betrayed by CustomsRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 25 | Northwestern University

    The recent revelation of asylum fraud in New York's Chinatown has lead to the prosecutions of 30 people, including attorneys who reportedly falsified documents.

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  6. The Taxi Ride Every Chicagoan Must TakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 24 | Refinery 29

    Many cities are located near bodies of water, and nearly all cities have taxis - yet few combine the two to create the amazing phenomenon known as the water taxi.

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  7. Health navigators' work won't end with Obamacare deadlineRead the original story

    Friday Mar 21 | Chicago Sun-Times

    There's plenty of attention focused on March 31, the last day people can buy health insurance under the Affordable Care Act to receive coverage this year and avoid a tax penalty for not having insurance.

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  8. Portable, Modular Conveyor Plays Key Role in CTA JobRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2014 | Construction Equipment Guide

    ... Line South Reconstruction Project involved rebuilding the 10.2-mi. (16.4 km) stretch from just north of Cermak-Chinatown to 95th Street. The 44-year-old line had exceeded its expected life and was plagued by slow zones and delays, according to the ...

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  9. Not The Example Of Fact-Checking That A News Organization Is Looking ForRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2014 | The Art of the Grand Gesture

    ... at Chicago is run without talking to the men who really run it? Where's an episode featuring Toots Caruso and his Chinatown crew ?

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  10. Who's not having sex at UC Berkeley?Read the original story

    Feb 24, 2014 | SFGate

    A UC Berkeley poll conducted by the Cal blog the Daily Clog, asking students how much sex they were having, reported that 35 percent of the students responding had never had sex.

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  11. Our Republican Mayor:Read the original story

    Feb 15, 2014 | BrothersJudd Blog

    Emanuel's often testy relations with Chicago's black neighbourhoods could be pivotal to his re-election next year.

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  12. Mayor Emanuel Attends Annual Chinese Lunar New Year AssemblyRead the original story

    Feb 7, 2014 | City of Chicago

    ... in the Chinese Lunar New Year festivities," said Mayor Emanuel. "The vibrancy of the New Year festivities and Chinatown community are why Chicago will next year make the Lunar New Year a city-wide celebration, serving as a wonderful way to bring ...

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  13. State regulators offering cosmetology exam in ChineseRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2014 | Lincoln Daily News

    ... to professionals who choose to make Illinois their home." A successful Chinese-run beauty school based in Chinatown has been providing professional education to prospective cosmetologists for several years. The owner of the school, Mora Zheng, was ...

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  14. Chicago celebrates Chinese New Year of the Horse across cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2014 | Examiner.com

    A citywide celebration of Chinese New Year is being held in Chicago, from the downtown Loop to Chinatown to communities around the city.

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  15. Chicago celebrates Chinese New Year of the Horse across cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2014 | Examiner.com

    A citywide celebration of Chinese New Year is being held in Chicago, from the downtown Loop to Chinatown to communities around the city.

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  16. Globetrotting A to Z: ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... resturants and boutiques for shopping. Neat thing to do: Hop on an inexpensive water taxi downtown and ride it to Chinatown for lunch. Then ride it back downtown. Probably about 20 minutes each way. Must do: the Architectural Boat tour along the ...

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  17. Mayor Emanuel Announces Citywide Celebration of the Chinese New YearRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2014 | City of Chicago

    Celebrations in Chinatown and Across the City Run January 31- February 14; Expected to Grow to be the Largest Celebration of Chinese New Year in North America Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Choose Chicago announced today a citywide celebration of the Chinese New Year, also known as the Spring Festival, one of the most ceremonious and celebrated festivals ... (more)

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  18. Afterschool Program Participants Mark Martin Luther King, Jr. Day with Lesson in NonviolenceRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2014 | Business Wire

    High school and middle school students and their mentors in the Exelon/ComEd/United Way Stay in School Initiative today participated in a service event at the Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center to honor Martin Luther King, Jr. Day and the late civil rights leader's messages of equality and anti-violence.

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  19. Major Richard Estes Retrospective, Organized by the Smithsonian...Read the original story

    Jan 17, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    ... Its National Historic Landmark building is located at Eighth and F streets N.W., above the Gallery Place /Chinatown Metrorail station. Museum hours are 11:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily (closed Dec. 25 ). Admission is free. Follow the museum on Twitter , ...

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  20. Terrazio apartments, 1935 S Wabash Ave, South LoopRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2013 | YoChicago

    ... areas, ball fields, an indoor swimming pool and a great deal more to offer. The nearest CTA train stop is the Chinatown station on the Red Line, less than a 10-minute walk from Terrazio. The CTA recently began construction on a new Green Line ...

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