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3 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com
The U.S. agriculture sector is following the faraway events closely for reasons of both opportunity and risk.
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4 hrs ago | Patch.com
If you're part of the millennial demographic, you'll definitely want to read this.
4 hrs ago | City Journal
In cities around the world, two-tier societies are becoming increasingly common.
7 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com
Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, under the artistic direction of Glenn Edgerton, and Kathryn Humphreys, Director of Youth, Education and Community Programs, announce two Adaptive Dance Programs: The Autism Project, for youth with autism spectrum disorder in grades 1-6; and Physically Integrated Dance, for neurotypical youth ages 8-16 with physical ... (more)
7 hrs ago | Examiner.com
Chicago has used several land title systems. These systems were used to secure titles to the ownership of property.
8 hrs ago | Racked
Lincoln Park just got a new salon. Nichole.Beck Hair Boutique , now open at 1130 West Diversey Parkway, is the passion project of friends and stylists Jana Hutmacher and Sarah Gutierrez .
11 hrs ago | Chicago Reader
It's practically impossible to miss the parallels between August Strindberg's The Dance of Death and Edward Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf -and somebody's sure to point them out to you if by chance you do.
12 hrs ago | My FOX Chicago
Seriously, you're not going to believe this: Chicago- home to the Magnificent Mile, countless high fashion stores and endless opportunities to drain your bank account- is apparently frugal.
The competition and pressure students place on themselves to gain enrollment to the magnet high school of their choice can often be daunting.
13 hrs ago | ABC7 Chicago
A woman was sexually assaulted in the 3500-block of North Halsted Street in Boystown, in Chicago's Lakeview neighborhood.
A priest has been reinstated to a parish in the Lakeview neighborhood after an investigation concluded that an allegation of sexual misconduct against him "was unfounded," according to the Catholic Archdiocese of Chicago.
Navy Pier has had many incarnations. It has been a Naval training center, a school and a big empty, unused space.
Aja was a true vision as she sashayed down Milwaukee Avenue on a breezy Friday night.
If there were a Chicago food "establishment," its debutantes' ball would be the list of the best restaurants published by Chicago magazine around this time each year, trotting out the latest all-dressed-up progeny from distinguished families such as the Mergeses and the Nahabedians, the One Off Hospitalitys and the Element Collectives.
Discovery Entertainment Series showcase sponsor and the one and only BBQ boss of sauce, himself, Curtis Briggs.
As mayor, Richard M. Daley spent hundreds of millions of dollars on unnecessary pet projects-and now successor Rahm Emanuel seems to have the same bad habit.
When you only have one weekend to explore a new city, it's important to make every moment count -- but at the same time, you don't want to run yourself ragged.