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3 hrs ago | | topmod12

Why college kids eat differently (and later) than most

Yes, it's true. College kids' eating habits are different from the rest of us. Just ask GrubHub , the Chicago-based online food ordering company, and Spoon University, a New York City-based online food publication for college students.


Texas Tech Football #ALSIceBucketChallenge

This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

George W. Bush Just Took The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge And It's Pretty Hilarious

Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?

4 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

Chicago voters split on luring Obama presidential library

Less than half of those surveyed in a Chicago Tribune poll – 47 percent – said they favored the idea of using tax money to attract or build the library, while 45 percent said they opposed it and 8 percent were undecided.


5 hrs ago | Chicago Reader

Reader's Agenda Wed 8/20: Chicago Dancing Festival, Glitter Creeps, and Coco Montoya

Tickets for the Chicago Dancing Festival are long sold out, but lucky for you, the opening night's performances are being simulcast in Millennium Park for free.


9 hrs ago | NBC Chicago

Ed Kelly on Rahm Emanuel: 'He's a Suburbanite,' Not a Chicagoan

Ed Kelly was a Committeeman of the 47th ward back in the 70s and has had a front row seat to the politics of Chicago spanning five decades.


Tue Aug 19, 2014

Daily Herald

Moscow Ballet holds two Chicago auditions for 2014 'Nutcracker'

The legendary Moscow Ballet is auditioning dancers ages 6-18 to perform as part of their annual "Great Russian Nutcracker" production.


Chicago's Soho House Opens And It's Not Just Members Only

I've been covering travel and food for the last 20 years but contrary to what many people seem to think, I haven't been everywhere-but I'm working on it.


WGN-TV Chicago

Flood advisory issued for Chicago area

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued an urban and small stream flood advisory for northwestern Lake County in northwest Indiana and southeastern Cook County in northeast Illinois.


Gapers Block

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago premieres Kyle Abraham's 'Counterpoint'

Chicago Dancing Festival returns for its eighth year Wednesday, and for the first time, Hubbard Street Dance Chicago members will perform a festival-commissioned piece-- Counterpoint by Kyle Abraham .

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Chicago Dancing Festival 101

The eighth annual Chicago Dancing Festival kicks off tomorrow night, and this year's edition has some exciting firsts with three CDF-commissioned world premieres - the most the festival has ever commissioned - and their first time simulcasting a performance to the giant screen at Pritzker Pavilion.


Chicago Parent

What Chicago dads encounter when they take their daughters to public bathrooms

This week's blog post is by WDP co-host Matt Rocco, who lives in the Edgewater Glen neighborhood of Chicago with Professor Foster , and their daughter Viva, who is disgusted by your restroom habits.


The Local Tourist

Chicago's Real Life "Rosie the Riveter" with the Blue Angels

The iconic "Rosie the Riveter" image can be found on coffee mugs, greeting cards, buttons, and if you look hard enough, even a dog t-shirt.


Chicago Reader

Hanging out at the used-car lot that was Rod Stewart and Santana on Saturday night

There are two reasons I went to see Rod Stewart at Allstate Arena on Saturday. The first is that between 1967 and 1973 Stewart's output rivaled any major pop artist of the last 50 years, including: two acid-blues albums with the earliest incarnation of the Jeff Beck Group; four albums with the Faces, the famous, shambling folk-blues-rock band he ... (more)


Chicago Tribune

Quilt honoring survivors of rape to be displayed in Chicago

Sharmili Majmudar, executive director of Rape Victim Advocates, one of the groups co-sponsoring the Monument Quilt tour stop honoring survivors of rape.


Mon Aug 18, 2014


An updated look at nine new Near North Side apartment projects

Yesterday we stopped by nine of the new apartment projects that are in various stages of completion on Chicago's Near North Side.


My FOX Chicago

Laws being broken on the Chicago River

The Chicago River this summer has been more congested than ever, as Chicagoans and tourists take advantage of a river that's cleaner and more scenic.


Family's elderly dog shot by police who entered fenced yard

According to Monday's CBS Chicago News , a family in Chicago, Ill., lost their elderly dog to a gunshot wound after police officers entered their fenced yard and opened fire on their pet.


CBS Local

Interfaith Service In Daley Plaza Prays For Peace In Chicago, Ferguson

Religious leaders from several faiths gathered to pray for peace at Daley Plaza Monday afternoon, reports WBBM's Craig Dellimore.



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