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Chicago, Illinois is located in Cook County. Zip codes in Chicago, IL include 60668, 60607, and 60605. The median home price in Chicago is $268,000 which is roughly $148/per square foot. More Chicago information.

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2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

When visiting Chicago, Illinois, don't miss the Chicago lighthouses

Although a visit to Chicago will not allow one to go inside either the Chicago Harbor Light or the Chicago Southeast Guidewall Lighthouse , a trip to the most visited tourist attraction, the Navy Pier will allow you to see each one.

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6 hrs ago | WLS-AM Chicago

Rollover crash on Dan Ryan closes inbound express lanes

The inbound express lanes of the Dan Ryan Expressway were closed at 39th Street Sunday afternoon after a single-vehicle rollover crash.

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10 hrs ago | Chicago Reader

Weekly Top Five: The best of film noir

Noir City, the Music Box's annual series of rare and nearly impossible-to-find film noir, is in full sway.

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13 hrs ago | Chicago Sun-Times

Second man charged in May homicide that left mother of three dead

A second man has been charged with murder in connection with a May shooting that left a mother of three dead on the Far South Side.

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17 hrs ago | Chicago Reader

Reader's Agenda Sun 8/31: African Festival of the Arts, Remix Chicago, and HogFight

Check out the 25th annual African Festival of the Arts at Washington Park. Pavilions across the festival grounds feature African drumming, film, fine arts, jewelry, interactive demonstrations, wellness workshops, and children's programming.

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20 hrs ago | Lincoln Daily News

Don't regulate Uber to death

Special to Watchdog.org S PRINGFIELD - Awhile back I took a cab to Chicago's Navy Pier and attempted to pay for my ride with a credit card.

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Yesterday | WLS-AM Chicago

1 killed, 10 wounded in overnight shootings

One man was killed and at least 10 other people were wounded in shootings across the city since early Friday night.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

Chicago Tribune

Cops: Woman dies following Tri-State crash

A 50-year old woman died after her car hit a truck and then crashed into a light pole on Interstate 294 near Schiller Park early this morning, officials said.

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Frequently overlooked treasure trove on Chicago's lake shore

Originally created as part of the Columbian Exposition of 1893 , Chicago's Field Museum not only has a great history, but its collection of 25 million artifacts - including anthropology , botany , geology , culture, zoology and the environment -- offers a treasure trove of valuable information, insights and discoveries.

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North Shore Channel

The North Shore Channel is a manmade canal and part of the Illinois Waterway System.

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Chicago Reader

Dispatches from girl world

Most of what I know about close, lifelong female friendships-the all-consuming kind, that start in the sandbox, continue through confidences about first periods and first gropings with boys, and survive marriage and children -comes from books.

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Chicago Reader

Reader's Agenda Sat 8/30: Artopia, Northwestern Wildcats, and...

The Chicago Urban Art Society hosts local artists and performers to create an art utopia at Artopia.

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Chicago Sun-Times

Pour it on: Rivers of fickle concrete run through Chicago

If you answered, "c," fresh concrete, then you probably already know a little about the rivers of beige-gray flowing around Chicago this summer.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

The Washington Post

Allston Accused by HFT Rival of Manipulating Prices on CME

High-frequency trading firm Allston Trading LLC was accused by a competitor of manipulating prices on CME Group Inc.'s exchange, three people with knowledge of the proceeding said.

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Chicago Tribune

Second person denied bail in July slaying in South Chicago

David Radford, 21, a second person charged in a July 6 shooting that killed a man and injured two others.

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Chicago Theater AA: Announcements & Auditions

Announcements The theater management firm KMP Artists and Chicago Children's Theatre will send Red Kite, Brown Box on a national tour in 2015-2016.

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C.S. Lewis on Stage returns to Provision Theater in Chicago this fall

Provision Theater Company launches its 2014-2015 Season with the return of C.S. LEWIS ON STAGE, written by C.S. Lewis and adapted by Tom Key.

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Daily Herald

Chicago man delivers his baby girl oon Edens expressway

Lincolnwood officials say an off-duty paramedic delivered his baby girl after making an emergecy stop on the Edens Expressway near Touhy Ave. Daniel Lynch of the Evanston Fire Department and his wife, Elizabeth, were on their way to a local hospital early Friday morning when they pulled over to deliver the baby.

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Neglected pup surrendered to busy animal control in Chicago

On August 7, an eight-month-old pup named "Prince" was surrendered to the Chicago Animal Care and Control facility in Illinois.

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StreetsBlog.org

Chicago: Kempf Plaza Has All the Right Ingredients for a Great Public Space

Giddings Plaza is used in all types of weather. This photo was taken in early April.

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