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  1. Camping Out For Child CareRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | WBEZ-FM Chicago

    Tents and folding chairs outside Sheridan Park on Friday night mark parents' places in line. Parents camped out overnight to try to make sure their children would get a place in the Chicago Park District's after-school program there.

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  2. Attorneys Hired For Van Dyke Appeal Won Acquittal For Cop Who Killed Rekia BoydRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | WBEZ-FM Chicago

    Then-Chicago police Det. Dante Servin speaks with his attorney, Darren O'Brien, during his 2015 manslaughter trial after his fatal shooting of unarmed Rekia Boyd, 22. An expected appeal of Jason Van Dyke's murder conviction will be in the hands of attorneys who won the acquittal of a Chicago police detective who shot and killed an unarmed woman.

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  3. Construction on Jane Byrne Interchange Won't Be Done Until 2022Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | WBEZ-FM Chicago

    It's called a lot of things - the spaghetti bowl, the Circle Interchange, a catalyst for brain aneurysms - but the Jane Byrne Interchange that includes the Dan Ryan, Kennedy, and Eisenhower expressways, as well as Congress Parkway, won't get any better any time soon.  A massive project to rebuild the interchange will not be completed until 2022, according to the Chicago Tribune . State transportation officials originally said construction would be wrapped up in 2019.  "It's a jigsaw puzzle out here," an engineer with the Illinois Department of Transportation told the Trib .

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  4. Curious Theatre Branch And Prop Thtr Announce 30th Annual Rhinoceros FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... performances, dates and times is available at RhinoFest.com . First organized in the Wicker Park neighborhood of Chicago, Rhinofest, the longest-running multi-arts fringe festival in Chicago is unique among national fringe festivals in that artists ...

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  5. Essex on the Park apartments, 808 S Michigan Ave, South LoopRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | YoChicago

    ... units have very large outdoor terraces. The 4-story "winter garden" may be the most dramatic amenity space in any Chicago apartment building. The space hosts an indoor pool, looks out on Grant Park and opens to outdoor terraces. The amenities ...

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  6. Mpls Photo Center settles copyright infringement suitRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    The owner of the Mpls Photo Center is licking his wounds and trying to move forward after settling a federal lawsuit Tuesday for copyright infringement involving the work of Vivian Maier, a Chicago nanny whose street photography was discovered posthumously and led to worldwide exhibitions and a documentary film. Maier died in 2009 at age 83 without leaving a will or any known heirs, so the city of Chicago was left to sort out her estate.

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  7. Exclusive: Trump says China 'back in the market' for U.S. soybeansRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... government was "back in the market" to buy soybeans after a Dec. 1 truce in the U.S.-China trade war. But traders in Chicago said they have seen no evidence of a resumption of such purchases following China's imposition of a 25 percent tariff on ...

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  8. Two "Sputnik" Businesses Forge Separate Paths in ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Legal Record

    ... the space race. An American business with that name is unusual enough - which makes it all the more striking that Chicago has two. The Portage Park based Sputnik Books & Records came first, opening its doors in the fall of 2015. The Back of the ...

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  9. Exclusive: White House delays new farm aid payments on China trade hopes - sourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... after talks between Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping during the G20 meeting about a potential trade ceasefire. Chicago Board of Trade soybean futures edged higher on Tuesday on hopes that new deals would be inked soon, but there were no signs ...

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  10. The Former 42 Grams Chef Who Attacked His Ex-Partner Plans New Chicago RestaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Eater

    A year and a half after his Michelin-starred restaurant 42 Grams closed in Uptown, chef Jake Bickelhaupt has announced plans to open a new Chicago restaurant in Bucktown. The news comes eight months after Bickelhaupt's ex-wife and business partner Alexa Welsh revealed that he attacked her at the restaurant , and that the attack was the main reason for the acclaimed restaurant's unexpected closure.

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  11. Old Town teachers move to unionizeRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | WLS-AM Chicago

    ... said they began their organizing drive in November 2017 with support from local workers' rights group Arise Chicago. OTTO decided the best way to address issues at the school was through union representation with the IFT, which also includes K-12 ...

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  12. Lifeline Theatre Presents The 22nd Annual Fillet of Solo FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Lifeline Theatre Artistic Director Dorothy Milne and former Live Bait Theater Artistic Director Sharon Evans are pleased to announce the 22nd Annual Fillet of Solo Festival, running January 18-February 2, 2019. Celebrating the breadth of Chicago's enduring storytelling and live lit scene, Lifeline brings 12 storytelling collectives and seven solo performers together for a three-week, multi-venue selection of powerful personal stories.

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  13. Let's be careful out thereRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... to speak more. In social media posts, he shared an image of his bleeding leg. The shooting of a campaign worker in Chicago's West Englewood neighborhood has led to a heated war of words between the incumbent alderman and one of his challengers in ...

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  14. High Concept Labs To Kick Off 10-Year Anniversary With New Hideout Residency SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    High Concept Labs , an innovative arts service organization based in Pilsen, and the Hideout, a historic neighborhood bar and performance venue located in Chicago's North Branch Industrial Corridor, today announced HCL's new Hideout Residency Series, taking place throughout January 2019. Featuring dynamic, multi-artist performances held at the Hideout , the four-week series showcases the work of HCL's current and past resident artists in celebration of the organization's 10th year collaborating with artists and organizations across Chicago to strengthen the city's creative community.

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  15. Joyride Records leaves Ukrainian Village, destination unknownRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Chicago Reader

    In September 2017, Jesa Espinoza and Rosemary Villaseor opened Joyride Records in the Ukrainian Village storefront at 1914 W. Chicago that had previously housed Permanent Records. But Joyride is saying good-bye to that space - its final day will be Sunday, December 16, and until then it's discounting part of its inventory for a moving sale.

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  16. Suspect in Visions shooting held on $150,000 cash bondRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | WKOW-TV

    ... four people were wounded by gun fire, and one person was stabbed inside Visions. Madison Police say a 42-year old Chicago man was shot in the chest area; a 35-year old Oregon, Wi. man was shot in the leg; a 46-year old bar employee was shot in the ...

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  17. Christians Fight Fiercest Ever Attacks on ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

    DECEMBER 04: A letter A representing the atheist and agnostic community sits between a nativity scene and a menorah in Daley Plaza on December 4, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. The plaza is also home to the city's traditional Christmas tree and Christkindlmarket Chicago, a German-themed outdoor market which is open during the Christmas shopping season.

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  18. Jody Williams, maestro of electric blues guitar, dies at 83Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | SFGate

    Guitarist Jody Williams helped modernize the sound of Chicago blues in the 1950s while accompanying such headliners as Bo Diddley and Howlin' Wolf. His musical signature - a bright, stinging instrumental style - appeared on treasured blues recordings of the era, including Diddley's "Who Do You Love," Billy Boy Arnold's "I Wish You Would," Howlin' Wolf's "Evil" and Sonny Boy Williamson's "Don't Start Me Talking."

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  19. Even a Daley says Boss Madigan has gone too far trying to crush DePaul freshman in 13th WardRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chicago Tribune

    David Krupa, 19, is running for 13th Ward alderman, daring to enter the turf of Democratic boss Michael Madigan. But now that the saga of a 19-year-old DePaul University freshman being crushed by powerful Boss Madigan has gone national, Chicago is also known for devouring its young.

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  20. 9,000 Firearms And Counting: Illegal Guns Flood ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Local

    CBS 2 Top Headlines P.M. 12/11/18 CBS 2's Rob Johnson has the headline and Meteorologist Mary kay Kleist has the forecast. Lakeview Sees Highest Number Of Carjackings In 17 Years An unusually high number of carjacking have been reported in Chicago's Lakeview neighborhood this year, police say.

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