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  1. The Reeling Film Festival is back for its 36th year, this time...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Chicago Reader

    ... kind of gay story and that's the coming-out story," says Brenda Webb, founder of Reeling and executive director of Chicago Filmmakers. "Unfortunately, I think a lot of people who don't really see a lot of lesbian and gay cinema assume that it's ...

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  2. Magnificent Mile pop-up? Air New Zealand hypes new Chicago routeRead the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | KBMT

    One of Air New Zealand's shipping containers that the airline is using for a promotional 'pop-up' event in downtown Chicago ahead of its November debut of flights to the city. Air New Zealand unveiled a promotional 'pop-up' event in downtown Chicago ahead of its November debut of flights to the city.

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  3. Soulful, bluesy New Orleans-Northern California roots musician Eric Lindell returns to Cafe Nine.Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    Soulful, bluesy New Orleans-Northern California roots musician Eric Lindell returns to Cafe Nine Sept. 25 with a new album, "Revolution In Your Heart," just released that marks his return to Chicago-based Alligator Records .

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  4. In the midst of a historic trial, a visit to Laquan McDonald's...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    ... police shooting victim Laquan McDonald at the Forest Home Cemetery in Forest Park on Sept. 13, 2018. (Antonio Perez/Chicago Tribune) For reasons I can't entirely explain, I wanted to see it, maybe because in the photos that have appeared with ...

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  5. Death of a Torturer: Jon Burge Is Gone But His Racist Policing Is Not ForgottenRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | In These Times

    You can't slander a dead man, but in any case, Jon Burge is a man beyond slander. The former Chicago Police Department commander and torturer died this week in Florida.

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  6. Art & Design in Chicago Series Premieres On October 5Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    WTTW, as a part of the yearlong Art Design Chicago initiative, is developing a new four-part documentary series and website in partnership with the Terra Foundation for American Art. ART & DESIGN IN CHICAGO will explore Chicago's art and design history on four Fridays between October 5 and November 2 at 8:30 pm on WTTW11 and wttw.com/artdesignchicago .

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  7. Chicago hotel strike takes step toward resolution as Marriott reaches ...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    Workers picket in front of hotels around the city of Chicago. A union organizer said Sept.

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  8. River North barstaurant Good Measure marks the return of talented chef Matt TroostRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Chicago Reader

    But I want trofie!," I pouted and figuratively stamped the floor when I saw there was no pasta on the menu at Good Measure, a tight new River North barstaurant from Sophie de Oliveira, a sibling in a Chicago cocktail family dynasty that includes her brother Daniel , spirits-brand manager about town, and sister Jacyara . Along with her is chef Matt Troost, who's mounting a comeback after stepping away a year and a half ago from West Town pasteria the Charlatan , which closed three months after his departure.

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  9. Jason's Deli to close Park Ridge location, company saysRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    ... the location has ended, and we have decided not to renew," Butler said. "All of our other locations throughout the Chicago area will continue to operate as usual." Jason's Deli, which is part of a family-owned chain with locations in 28 states, ...

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  10. Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle officially launches bid for Chicago mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle prepares to announce her intention to run for mayor of Chicago in Hyde Park on Sept. 20, 2018.

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  11. Top 5 things to do this weekend: Sept. 21-23, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Daily Gazette

    Local news, prep sports, Chicago sports, local and regional entertainment, business, home and lifestyle, food, classified and more! News you use every day! Daily, Daily including the e-Edition or e-Edition only. Choose your news! Select the text alerts you want to receive: breaking news, prep sports scores, school closings, weather, and more.

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  12. Regal owner says Kanye is real when it comes to theater renovationRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... by noted movie theater architect John Eberson, originally opened as the Avalon Theatre in 1927. (John Owens / Chicago Tribune) The hype that Kanye West is coming back to Chicago may be dying down, but the hope that his name brings to the reopening ...

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  13. Want to see what an ultrasound scan of a pregnant whale looks like?Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | ITV

    You've probably seen dozens of images from ultrasound scans from proud parents-to-be over the years - but have you ever seen one of a pregnant whale? Mauyak, a 37-year-old beluga whale at Shedd Aquarium in Chicago, recently became pregnant, and staff have released a fascinating sonogram to go along with the news. "Mauyak is progressing beautifully, and our suite of veterinarians and beluga care team are working in sync to regularly check her and the developing calf," said Steve Aibel, senior director of marine mammals at Shedd Aquarium.

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  14. Reeling in the years - all 36 of themRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... in "Freelancers Anonymous," which opens the annual LGBTQ film festival Reeling. (Freelancers Anonymous) The idea, Chicago Filmmakers executive director Brenda Webb tells me, came from something she read in a film journal sometime in 1980, the year ...

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  15. The Haunted Ghost ShipRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Local Tourist

    Call forth the spirit of the Flying Dutchman and its ghostly crew during the Halloween Haunted Ghost Ship aboard the Spirit of Chicago. Put on your best costume for an unforgettable night on the water during which you'll celebrate the chills of the season.

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  16. George Freeman still swinging hard - at 91Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    On Friday evening, Chicago guitarist George Freeman will step into the spotlight at Winter's Jazz Club to remind listeners that there's life - and music - after 90. "I'm only 91," says Freeman, who apparently considers himself notably younger than Bennett. "He's 92. I gotta' catch up with him.

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  17. Yas! Chicago gets its first youth arts festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    The hip-hop ballet company Hiplet is slated to perform at this year's Yas! Fest. (Nuccio DiNuzzo/Chicago Tribune) The hip-hop ballet company Hiplet is slated to perform at this year's Yas! Fest. (Nuccio DiNuzzo/Chicago Tribune) Just when you thought ...

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  18. Kanye West Is Moving to Chicago! Is This the Home He Just Bought?Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    After over 20 years, Kanye West is moving back home to Chicago. Here are five recently purchased Windy City homes that could be his new digs.

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  19. 2 Chicago men charged with armed robbery of Glenview T-Mobile storeRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    ... onto the Edens Expressway, police said. After a police chase, two of the men were arrested at North Avenue Beach in Chicago, one of them after he jumped into Lake Michigan, according to WGN-TV. On Monday, Glenview police said Jahare Garcia, 20, and ...

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  20. Mayor Emanuel, City Departments Introduce Two Ordinances To City...Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | City of Chicago

    Ordinances establish the terms and conditions of the land use and authorize roadway vacations/dedications related to the Obama Presidential Center Mayor Rahm Emanuel today announced that two ordinances have been introduced to City Council that establish the terms and conditions of the land use and authorize roadway vacations related to the Obama Presidential Center . "The Obama Presidential Center is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for Chicago to host a museum honoring the country's first African-American president; create a cultural, recreational and educational asset for Chicago residents and magnet for visitors to our global city; and generate billions of dollars in economic impact," said Mayor Emanuel.

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