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  1. This Is Us creator Dan Fogelman's new film Life Itself works...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | Chicago Reader

    A movie can be absorbing or significant because of its craft, its ambitions, or what its appearance at a certain point in time may augur, even if it doesn't fully cohere or completely satisfy. Call it a mixed bag, a near miss, or a guilty pleasure, but sometimes the flaws throw into greater relief the qualities that make a film striking.

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  2. Dan DolanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | Hospitality Net

    ... a meeting planning organization. Mr. Dolan has held the position of director of sales & marketing for the Fairmont Chicago, Millennium Park. He served in the same position earlier for the Hotel Sax of Chicago. His first position as director of sales ...

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  3. Lifeline Theatre's Frankenstein reduces Mary Shelley's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | Chicago Reader

    ... the 200th anniversary of Frankenstein 's publication would inspire what has to be an unprecedented response here in Chicago. Four - count 'em, four - stage productions based on the book will be going up at local theaters this season. One opens in ...

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  4. 4 wounded including baby, 13-year-old in Chicago shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | Daily Herald

    Chicago police say a baby and a 13-year-old girl are among four people wounded in a shooting following an apparent argument between people in two vehicles. Deputy Chief Kevin Ryan says the argument began Wednesday night about 1A1 2 miles from the site of the shooting in the city's South Loop neighborhood.

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

    Thursday Sep 20 | South Wales Guardian

    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 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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  6. Morning Spin: Gov. Bruce Rauner and J.B. Pritzker to meet in TV debate Thursday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | Chicago Tribune

    Welcome to Clout Street: Morning Spin, our weekday feature to catch you up with what's going on in government and politics from Chicago to Springfield. Subscribe here .

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  7. Hotel Chicago West Loop Doubles-Down on Annex | Murals InitiativeRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 20 | PRWeb

    The boutique Hotel Chicago West Loop is swiftly making its mark as a cultural hotspot. This fall the hotel celebrates its one-year anniversary as a dual-purpose arts venue with an unveiling of the latest additions to its renowned Annex Murals initiative by four of Chicago's leading urban artists: Asend, Elloo, Brandin Hurley, and Josh Grotto.

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  8. Chicago City Council to vet deal today leasing 19.3 acres of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | American Thinker

    The rush to build a persona monument to Barack Obama in Chicago hit a snag Monday, as the clearing of trees from a Chicago park to facilitate construction was halted. Lynn Sweet of the Chicago Sun-Times reported: The city and Chicago Park District on Monday announced a halt to Obama Presidential Center-related construction in Jackson Park after moving ahead while crucial federal reviews of the project were still ongoing.

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  9. CIFF 2018: Preview of the 54th Chicago International Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... Cannes, Telluride, Toronto, Sundance and other movie showcases world-wide. Next month will mark the 54th year of the Chicago International Film Festival, continuing the gathering's mission of introducing Chicagoland audiences with new favorites from ...

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  10. Obama Presidential Center will pay $10 for 99-year lease as Chicago ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | Daily Mail

    Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel's administration is set to approve a law that would grant the Obama Presidential Center a 99-year lease in the city for just $10 The presidential center named after Barack Obama will pay the city of Chicago $10 for a 99-year lease to use 19.3 acres of public land, it has been revealed. Mayor Rahm Emanuel's administration is asking the City Council to approve two ordinances that would pave the way for the construction of the Obama Presidential Center in historic Jackson Park.

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  11. BWW Review: Crime and Punishment at Shattered Globe TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Shattered Globe Theatre's CRIME AND PUNISHMENT plays through October 20 at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont Avenue, Chicago, IL 60657. Tickets are available at 773-975-8150 or theaterwit.org. Emily McClanathan works in theater administration in Chicago ...

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  12. Former Daley chief of staff Gery Chico touts experience, Chicago roots in announcing bid for mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | Chicago Tribune

    ... Rahm group in 2014, is joining a field of 12 candidates seeking to replace Rahm Emanuel as mayor. (Brian Cassella/Chicago Tribune) Attorney Gery Chico , a former mayoral chief of staff for Richard M. Daley , formally announced his bid for mayor ...

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  13. Chicago Theatre Week 2019 Dates AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Chicago Theatre Week , an annual celebration of the rich tradition of theatre-going in Chicago during which visitors and residents can access value-priced tickets, will take place February 7-17, 2019. From joy to heartache and every feeling in between, Chicago theatre tells stories that evoke big emotions.

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  14. Blue Man Group Chicago's Fall Performance Schedule And New Ticket Package AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Blue Man Group, continuing its open run at Chicago's Briar Street Theatre , is thrilled to announce its fall performance schedule, along with the debut of a new ticket package in partnership with Navy Pier. Chicago guests can now take advantage of a special package to experience unparalleled, 360-degree views of Chicago from the city's most iconic year-round attraction, the Centennial Wheel, in addition to Blue Man Group's critically hailed production.

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  15. New Cumberland Avenue flyover ramp set to open ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | Daily Herald

    ... widening the Jane Addams in 2016. "The Cumberland Flyover brings relief to one of the most congested points in the Chicago region," IDOT Secretary Randy Blankenhorn said in a statement. "Business owners and residents, customers and workers at O'Hare ...

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  16. Beach Cities Sports: Basketball, beach volleyball, running, yoga and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | Easy Reader News

    Manhattan Beach's Alix Klineman, left, and her partner April Ross won the Hawaii Invitational Sunday with an 18-21, 21-19, 15-10 victory over Sara Hughes and Summer Ross. The championship was the third straight on the AVP Tour for Klineman and Ross who finished the season with wins in Austin, Manhattan Beach, Chicago and Hawaii and a second-place finish in Hermosa Beach.

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  17. Victory Gardens Hosts Angels in America Event With Writer Dan KoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Victory Gardens Theater hosts writer Dan Kois for special discussion and signing of his book The World Only Spins Forward: The Ascent of Angels in America. Kois will be joined on stage by Chicago actors and writers for a reading of excerpts from the book.

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  18. Black Ensemble Adds Women of Soul To 2018 LineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Black Ensemble Theater continues its 2018 Season with Women of Soul, written and directed by Black Ensemble Theater Associate Director Daryl D. Brooks. Women of Soul will be performed at the Black Ensemble Theater Cultural Center, 4450 N. Clark Street in Chicago, beginning October 20, 2018 with an unlimited run.

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  19. The Agency Theater Announces Cast of HELLCABRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Returning for the holidays, The Agency Theater Collective is proud to once again present the Chicago classic HELLCAB by Will Kern, directed by Cordie Nelson, playing November 30 - December 30, 2018 at The Raven Theatre , 6157 N. Clark St. in Chicago. All performances are pay-what you-can .

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  20. Photo Flash: Barrel Of Monkeys' that's Weird, Grandma Will...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Barrel of Monkeys celebrates the season with THAT'S WEIRD, GRANDMA Rings in the Holidays, directed by Artistic Director Brandon Cloyd , playing Mondays at 8 pm from December 10 - December 22, 2018 at the Neo-Futurist Theater, 5153 N. Ashland Ave. in Chicago. Tickets are currently available at www.barrelofmonkeys.org or by calling 506-7140.

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