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  1. Art, armor and eclipses: Winter museums previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    "L'Affichomania: The Passion for French Posters," featuring work by Eugene Grasset, opens Feb. 11 at the Driehaus Museum in Chicago. "L'Affichomania: The Passion for French Posters," featuring work by Eugene Grasset, opens Feb. 11 at the Driehaus Museum in Chicago.

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  2. Neo-Futurists, looking back, promise that the late-night show will go onRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    At the Neo-Futurarium on New Year's Day, the famous clothesline, a fixture in this Andersonville walk-up theater for a full generation of Chicago artistry, hung no more. The name of the show that had been performed - "Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind" - was gone, too, pulled, effective the night before, by the founder of the company and the owner of the rights to the famous title, despite its letters having being visible from Ashland Avenue for more than 20 years.

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  3. Kendall inmate charged with squirting feces, urine onto deputiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    An inmate at the Kendall County jail in Yorkville is accused of squeezing a shampoo bottle filled with feces and urine on two deputies at the jail. The inmate, Roy L. White, of the 1600 block of North Narragansett Avenue, Chicago, was charged with four counts of aggravated battery, all class two felonies; two counts of aggravated assault, both class four felonies; and criminal damage to government supported property, also a class four felony.

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  4. Parolee charged with violent crime spree on Southwest SideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    A south suburban man on parole for a gun conviction has been charged with robbing five people over five days on the Southwest Side in November, shooting one of his victims in the face and stealing another's car, according to Chicago police. Isaiah Scaife, 19, was arrested Monday at his home in the 14300 block of South Eggelston Avenue in Riverdale and charged with attempted murder, aggravated vehicular hijacking, armed robbery, aggravated robbery and attempted armed robbery.

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  5. Lefkofsky cancer-fighting startup Tempus partners with Mayo ClinicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    Tempus, the genomics startup led by Groupon co-founder Eric Lefkofsky, has partnered with Mayo Clinic to help doctors use data to better treat cancer patients. Tempus, the genomics startup led by Groupon co-founder Eric Lefkofsky, has partnered with Mayo Clinic to help doctors use data to better treat cancer patients.

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  6. For 2017 Grant Park Music Festival, music and finances join in sunny harmonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    It was only last June that the opening concert of the 82nd Grant Park Music Festival season was called off about 24 hours before curtain time, because the Grant Park Orchestra musicians and their union had failed to agree on terms of a new labor contract with the Grant Park Orchestral Association. No sooner was the cancellation reported in the media than a new three-year contract was agreed upon, and opening night went ahead as scheduled, along with the rest of the season at Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park.

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  7. Woman 'grateful to be alive' after 2 teens killed in front of her houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    Two people were killed and one wounded in a shooting in the East Garfield Park neighborhood Jan. 3, 2017. Two people were killed and one wounded in a shooting in the East Garfield Park neighborhood Jan. 3, 2017.

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  8. Closed Ravenswood Sears store to be redeveloped into apartments, retail spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    The closed Sears store in Ravenswood has been purchased by Springbank Capital Advisors and will be turned into an apartment-retail complex. The closed Sears store in Ravenswood has been purchased by Springbank Capital Advisors and will be turned into an apartment-retail complex.

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  9. First Midwest Bank parent moving HQ to ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    The publicly traded parent of First Midwest Bank, which has 110 branches in Illinois, Indiana and Iowa, will move to 8750 W. Bryn Mawr Ave. by spring 2018. First Midwest has about $11.6 billion in assets and is in the process of buying Hickory Hills-based Standard Bank & Trust Co., which has $2.4 billion in assets.

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  10. Goose Island's Clybourn brewpub closing for 5-month renovationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    Goose Island's Clybourn Avenue brewpub, Chicago's oldest operating brewpub, will shutter for five months for renovations to get a more contemporary feel. With a hulking mahogany bar at its core serving beer made mere feet away, Goose Island's Clybourn Avenue brewpub was revolutionary when it opened in 1988.

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  11. Maple & Ash team taking over The Southern space in BucktownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    Maple & Ash partners Danny Grant and Belinda Chang will run the show at the new Wicker Park restaurant. Maple & Ash partners Danny Grant and Belinda Chang will run the show at the new Wicker Park restaurant.

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  12. Chicago manufacturer faces $80,000 penalty after third worker slices off part of fingerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    A worker who lost the tip of his finger last fall at a Chicago metal container manufacturing plant was the third to suffer such an amputation at the facility in 17 months, prompting federal safety investigators to propose more than $81,000 in penalties for the most recent injury alone. The 52-year-old temporary worker was trying to clear a machine jam at the BWAY plant at 3200 S. Kilbourn Ave. in Chicago's Little Village neighborhood when the machine sliced off the top of his middle finger, the U.S. Department of Labor 's Occupational Safety and Health Administration said in a Tuesday news release.

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  13. Hot neighborhoods poised to see growth among modest home price forecastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    Chicago homeowners who have been waiting for real estate values to bounce back to the levels they were at before the housing crash probably will continue to be frustrated in 2017, although a couple of hot neighborhoods are poised to see appreciation. On average, home prices in the Chicago area will climb just 1.95 percent this year, according to economists with Realtor.com, the official website of the National Association of Realtors .

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  14. The best things we ate and drank in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    Sarah Grueneberg took pasta to rare heights in 2016, none higher than this irresistible bit of fusion, which combines lamb, sage and prosciutto inside rolled pastry sheets that Grueneberg steams and sears. A sprinkle of manchego above, a puddle of soffritto sauce below, and you've got a star.

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  15. Art Institute restaurant Terzo Piano closes for month-long renovationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    Terzo Piano , Tony Mantuano 's restaurant within the Modern Wing of the Art Institute of Chicago, is getting a makeover. The restaurant has closed to embark on a month-long remodeling that, Mantuano said, will result in "great design and great new furniture."

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  16. Chicago prominently featured in 'The Bachelor' season premiereRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    Though Nick Viall hasn't lived in Chicago in months, the city was prominently featured in Monday's Season 21 premiere of "The Bachelor." Viall, 36, was shown stretching and running -- shirtless! -- through Grant Park in the opening of the two-hour episode.

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  17. 'It's heartbreaking': Bar Toma closes after five yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    Mantuano, who also heads up Spiaggia, Terzo Piano and River Roast, was speaking of Bar Toma , the off-Mag Mile pizzeria he created in 2011. Bar Toma closed its doors today, notifying staffers this morning.

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  18. Chi-Town Rising and New Year's Eve celebrations around ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    Ali Alamri, middle, of Michigan, and his son, Muhammad, left, participate in a group dance during the annual Chi-Town Rising New Years Eve family countdown celebration on Dec. 31, 2016, at Millennium Park. Ali Alamri, middle, of Michigan, and his son, Muhammad, left, participate in a group dance during the annual Chi-Town Rising New Years Eve family countdown celebration on Dec. 31, 2016, at Millennium Park.

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  19. Families of 2016 slain bear crosses down Magnificent MileRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    Over 700 crosses were erected and carried along Michigan Avenue on Dec. 31, 2016 - one for each person killed in 2016 in Chicago. Greg Zanis, of Aurora, constructed the crosses with the help of volunteers and distributed them to families of the victims.

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  20. Chicago's Valerie Jarrett reflects on 8 years in Obama's White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    President Barack Obama walks alongside senior advisor Valerie Jarrett to Marine One prior to departing from the South Lawn of the White House in Washington D.C. on Oct. 7, 2016, as Obama traveled to Chicago for the weekend. President Barack Obama walks alongside senior advisor Valerie Jarrett to Marine One prior to departing from the South Lawn of the White House in Washington D.C. on Oct. 7, 2016, as Obama traveled to Chicago for the weekend.

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