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3 hrs ago | The Free Dictionary
Angela Isadora Duncan was an American dancer. Born in California, she lived in Western Europe and the Soviet Union from the age of 22 until her death at age 50. She performed to acclaim throughout Europe after being exiled from the United States for her pro-Soviet sympathies.
10 hrs ago | Jaunted
If you're the sort of person who looks up to the sky at the sound of an aircraft engine, prepare to be nearly catatonic for hours every day at OSH.
14 hrs ago | Seattle
Herb Simpson shuffled into the gallery at the Northwest African American Museum in Seattle and eyed a magnified, black-and-white photo of the 1952 Spokane Indians baseball team on the wall.
The plaza where the old Chicago Water Tower sits is a place where residents and shoppers briskly walk through and where tourists stop to hop in horse-drawn carriages.
"Kleberg" by Jamie Wyeth, 1984, oil on canvas, Terra Foundation for American Art, Chicago, Daniel J. Terra Collection, 1992.164.
Five years after opening its first U.S. store in New York City, Japanese retailer UNIQLO announced on Tuesday that it will be opening a flagship store on the Magnificent Mile.
Over the past year, EMS leaders have been engaged in high-level discussions about mobile integrated healthcare, a strategy that emphasizes a broader role for EMTs, paramedics and EMS systems by collaborating with hospitals, doctors, nurses, social services, nonprofits and public safety to meet a variety of community health needs by Eric Beck, ... (more)
Ten Connecticut fast-food workers flocked to Chicago this weekend, where they joined thousands of other fast-food employees at a labor gathering to demand a $15-an-hour pay rate as well as the right to form a union.
While New England hamlets are perhaps the epitome of small towns, the Midwest has its fair share of quaint communities with a unique charm all their own.
Eataly is unlike most dining venues in that it houses multiple types and sizes of dining and food-centric customer experiences, such as restaurants, coffee bars, produce markets, bakeries, wine shops, butchers, cooking schools, and rooftop beer gardens, along with one-of-a-kind private and group dining options.
As a young artist in 1973, Gregory Johnson aspired to being a famous painter. However, the lack of profit plagued his wallet, compelling him to switch his specialty to sculpting.
Following a global search, the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art announced today that Beijing-based MAD Architects has been selected as the principal designer for the LMNA site while Chicago-based Studio Gang will design the landscape and create a bridge to connect the LMNA to Northerly Island.
Lauren Foster , the CEO of Stretch Recipes Inc., is raising capital for the application that generates a shopping list using discounts coupons based on the budget amount and recipes entered into the application.
Nine times out of 10, pharmacists and doctors will buy the generic version of aspirin, rather than a brand-name like Bayer.
I'm all for affording former Mayor Jane Byrne a long overdue geographical honor, but I draw the line at the Circle.
For the past five years, Chuck Edwards has been at the helm of Lenze Americas in Uxbridge, part of the global company, Lenze SE of Hameln, Germany.
Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 10:12 pm
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