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Where to buy children's clothes in Chicago

How much do you like to spend on clothes for your grandkids? Heaven knows, you can go from eight bucks for a cute summer dress for a 7-year-old to $100 for a stylish sweater with the kid's name on it - and on up to the stratosphere.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Chicago Tribune

Tornado watch for northern Illinois, including Chicago

The National Weather Service declared a tornado watch for all of northern Illinois, including Chicago and surrounding areas, until 1 a.m., as strong thunderstorms rolled into the far west suburbs.

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Chicago Tribune

Richton Park man held on $1 million in South Chicago shooting

A Richton Park man was ordered held on $1 million and accused of shooting at a vehicle in the Avalon Park neighborhood, injuring a man.

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Examiner.com

Woodstock Folk Festival - and Other Great Stuff

Andrew Calhoun receives a lifetime achievement award at the Woodstock Folk Festival.

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Gapers Block

Riff Raff and Chicago Sounds @ Millennium Park, 7/7

Downtown Sound Mondays are among my favorite Chicago summer music events. Each week brings about a new crop of bands, singer-songwriters, electronic artists, and more for complimentary enjoyment in spacious Millennium Park.

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Chicago Reader

CPS has libraries without librarians

Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Chicago Public Schools CEO Barbara Byrd-Bennett haven't found a way to hire school librarians.

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Chicago Reader

Reader's Agenda Sat 7/12: Great Bull Run, Tour de Fat, and Willie Nelson

If running with the bulls in Spain is on your bucket list, then you're in luck. Today the bulls are coming to you for the Great Bull Run at the Hawthorne Race Course.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Chicago Shakespeare Producers' Guild Hosts SEUSSAPALOOZA Today

Chicago Shakespeare Theater 's Producers' Guild announced today CST's inaugural Family Gala, Seussapalooza today, July 12, 2014, 11:00 a.m. at the Theater's home on Navy Pier.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Examiner.com

Chicago Craft Beer Weekend, July 11-13

Presented by the Old Town School of Folk Music and the Lincoln Square Ravenswood Chamber of Commerce, the three-day festival will feature music, dance parties, participatory jams and plenty of family fun activities.

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Chicago Reader

How to celebrate Chicago Independent Bookstore Day

In case you haven't heard, Saturday is the first Chicago Independent Bookstore Day .

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Business Journal

Redmoon Theater rolling in dough to produce its Great Chicago Fire Festival

A rendering of what part of the Great Chicago Fire Festival spectacle could look like when it happens on the Chicago River in October.

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Blood on the Fourth of July

Over the Fourth of July holiday weekend in Chicago, 82 people were shot in an 84-hour window , according to the Chicago Tribune .

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Oak Park police arrest Chicago woman for vehicle burglaries

Wendy Thompson, 42, of Chicago, was arrested by Oak Park police on July 6 and charged with two counts of felony burglary, three counts of felony theft and one count of misdemeanor theft.

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The Washington Post

In Chicago, the Pilsen neighborhood reflects Mexican flavors

Outside Thalia Hall, the most happening new spot in Chicago's emerging Pilsen neighborhood, I do a double take.

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Daily Kos

IL-Gov: Rauner's (R) Firm Busted In Yet Another Pay-To-Play Scandal

Crain's Chicago Business reports that a company once partially owned by Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner started making campaign contributions to Illinois Democrats just after it won a multimillion-dollar Cook County contract.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

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New York Named World's Top Wine Destination

Thirty-six New York restaurant wine lists have been honored in "The World of Fine Wine"'s inaugural World's Best Wine Lists 2014.

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Los Angeles Times

China mogul and Hollywood investor reaches for the sky in Chicago

Wang Jianlin, chairman of Chinese conglomerate Wanda Group, which acquired AMC Entertainment Holdings for $2.6 billion, inside his Beijing office.

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Examiner.com

Top ten restaurants to sample at Taste of Chicago

July is in full swing, and in Chicago that can mean only one thing. No, not algae blooms or baseball games or any one of the city's myriad live music festivals .

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Chicago Reader

The rare and elusive Colombian perro caliente spotted in Lincoln Park

Chicago doesn't have an insignificant Colombian population, so I can't understand the rarity of the perro caliente , unless the prohibition on ketchup is so entrenched among the majority of hot dog eaters that those with more equatorial tastes in tube steak fear to leave the closet.

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Taco eating contest at Newport Bar & Grill Chicago plus $1 steak tacos for all

Three restaurants that made the Daily Meal's "Best Tacos in America" share the secret to making the best Cinco de Mayo feast.

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