Chicago Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Oprah sells final piece of Chicago-area real estate: 4-bedroom Elmwood Park homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | Chicago Tribune

    ... a formal dining room and recessed lighting. (John Salangsang/AP; Cook County Assessor) Media mogul and former Chicago-based talk show queen Oprah Winfrey on Tuesday sold the final piece of real estate she owned in the Chicago area - a four-bedroom, ...

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  2. Rauner and Prizker tout government transparency while blocking access to recordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | Chicago Reader

    Since he first entered politics as a candidate five years ago, Illinois governor Bruce Rauner has pledged his commitment to open government. As he put it during a debate last week with challenger J.B. Pritzker before the C hicago Sun-Times editorial board: "Transparency is great."

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  3. Chicago Humanities Fest is ready to school us once again with its big ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Anna Felicity Friedman, here in her home in Chicago's Austin neighborhood in 2005, is leading the Oct. 27 session "Tattoo History" for the Chicago Humanities Festival. Anna Felicity Friedman, here in her home in Chicago's Austin neighborhood in 2005, is leading the Oct. 27 session "Tattoo History" for the Chicago Humanities Festival.

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  4. Teen scientists went looking for meteorites in the Great Lakes. They found another type of alien.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    On a sunny July morning, a group of teenagers gathered in a circle aboard a 71-foot research vessel named the Neeskay. The teens, members of a scientific mission called the Aquarius Project, cheered: The Aquarius Project, run by the students in collaboration with professional researchers, operates out of Chicago's Adler Planetarium with help from the nearby Shedd Aquarium and Field Museum.

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  5. Sideshow Theatre And Greenhouse Productions' Announce HELARead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Sideshow Theatre Company is pleased to launch its 2018-19 Season with the world premiere of J. Nicole Brooks ' dazzling new play HeLa, directed by artistic director Jonathan L. Green * and presented in partnership with the Greenhouse Theater Center. HeLa will playNovember 18 - December 23, 2018 at the Greenhouse Theater Center, 2257 N. Lincoln Ave. in Chicago.

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  6. What to eat at Mitsuwa Marketplace, home to Chicago area's best ramen and tempuraRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | Chicago Tribune

    ... a cozy food court, which offers some of the best, and most affordable, Japanese food in the area. Recently, Chicago has seen a surge of new Japanese restaurants offering omakase, the practice where a chef picks out a succession of small, impeccable ...

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  7. Spadoni joins Skender as residential architecture directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | Daily Herald

    Angela Spadoni, AIA, has joined Skender Construction as director of residential architecture, where she will oversee multifamily design projects, including the design of housing modules produced in Skender's new Chicago manufacturing facility. With more than 10 years of international and domestic experience, Spadoni brings to Chicago-based Skender an impressive background in multifamily, condominium, retail and high-rise design.

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  8. A walk about town: Girl in a crosswalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | Monterey County Herald

    ... scarred me for life. In fact, both times strengthened my sense of resilience and resourcefulness. Once - this was in Chicago - bad weather was brewing as I got close to my street, Dorchester Avenue. The sky turned black and a wind came up that was ...

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  9. Google opens its first Chicago pop-up store in Bucktown, stays mum on ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | Chicago Tribune

    Google opened a pop-up store in the Bucktown neighborhood Thursday, the first retail location of its kind in Chicago for the tech giant. Google opened a pop-up store in the Bucktown neighborhood Thursday, the first retail location of its kind in Chicago for the tech giant.

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  10. Chicago Luxury Residential Real Estate Broker Michael H. Rosenblum...Read the original story

    Thursday Oct 18 | PRWeb

    I believe that by exploring and understanding who we truly are as people, anyone can achieve the happiness they so richly deserve. Michael H. Rosenblum, successful Chicago, Illinois residential real estate broker with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices KoenigRubloff Realty Group, is pleased to announce his debut book titled Happily Ever Always.

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  11. Expert Demolition Company: Murray Demolition Opens in ChicagoRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 18 | PRWeb

    Our demolition team of experts have worked on various projects in the Chicago area and are meticulous in providing top quality demolition and dismantling services in the area. No job is too big or too small to take on.

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  12. @properties Commercial Brokers Chicago-Area Sales TransactionsRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 18 | PRWeb

    ... lead of @properties Commercial's ROC Realty Group, represented the buyer of a 5-building multi-family portfolio on Chicago's South Side. Rocio assembled the portfolio from two individual sellers. The buyer, an international investor, paid $2.7 ...

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  13. Under Pressure: Housing Challenges in the Chicagoland RegionRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 18 | Planning

    The return of housing values in Chicago and the region is creating new challenges: suburban communities that were formerly considered affordable are now seeing rising housing costs, and residents in other areas are being priced out due to gentrification. This program will look at the range of issues faced by hot markets and middle markets to address the challenges of creating and preserving affordable housing.

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  14. Teen scientists went looking for meteorites in Lake Michigan. They...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | Chicago Tribune

    ... cheered: The Aquarius Project, run by the students in collaboration with professional researchers, operates out of Chicago's Adler Planetarium with help from the nearby Shedd Aquarium and Field Museum . Together, they are attempting a first in U.S. ...

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  15. New Juicy Lucy pizza at Giordano's pays cheesy homage to classic burgerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | Star Tribune

    Video : This Minneapolis-Chicago mashup comes courtesy of Chicago-style pizzeria Giordano's. It's one of a handful of regional specialties that will be competing by online vote for a permanent spot on national menus.

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  16. Photo Flash: First Look at Pemberley Productions & Verdant Productions' Private PeacefulRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... of Tommo Peaceful's life, from growing up in rural England to enlisting to fight in the first World War, comes to Chicago's Greenhouse Theater Center, 2257 N. Lincoln Avenue in Chicago, IL, October 17 through November 11-the 100th anniversary of the ...

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  17. How a once-promising development off the Mag Mile became a cautionary ...Read the original story

    Thursday Oct 18 | Chicago Tribune

    JUST STEPS OFF THE MAGNIFICENT MILE, A 60-ACRE DEVELOPMENT ALONG THE CHICAGO RIVER WAS PARKING LOTS AND DIRT FIELDS IN A CLOCK SCULPTURE SITS AT THE CENTER OF CITYFRONT CENTER'S OGDEN PLAZA PARK, A PUBLIC SPACE ON THE EAST SIDE OF COLUMBUS DRIVE AND ILLINOIS STREET. Viewed from the air, it's a stunning transformation - in just 30 years, a gritty swath of cleared land and surface parking lots has become a glistening new part of Chicago.

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  18. Why America Stopped Shopping at SearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | Voice of America

    In the late 1960s, while fledgling new retailers Walmart, Kohl's, Kmart and Target were hard at work establishing a foothold in the hearts, minds and wallets of the American consumer, the nation's dominant retailer was busy building the world's tallest building. In pouring its funds and focus into Chicago's Sears Tower, America's original super-store may have unwittingly become the architect of its own long, slow and painful demise.

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  19. Fun Harmless Warmachine explores the soul of the Trumpian white maleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | Chicago Reader

    Through 11/4: Thu-Sat 7:30, Sun 3 PM, the Den Theater, 1331 N. Milwaukee, 773-413-0862, thenewcolony.org , $20. It's tempting to label Tom, the twentysomething protagonist in Fin Coe's inventive, disturbing new play, as the quintessential disaffected Trumpian white male, fed up with a self-proclaimed progressive culture that offers him little but meaningless employment while indicting him for supposedly limitless privilege.

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  20. Danai Gurira's Eclipsed is a powerful declaration of hopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | Chicago Reader

    Through 11/4: Thu-Fri 7:30 PM, Sat 3 and 7:30 PM, Sun 3 PM, Chicago Dramatists, 773 N. Aberdeen, 773-878-8864, pegasustheatrechicago.org , $30, $25 seniors, $18 youth . Though Danai Gurira may be best known for her performances in The Walking Dead , Black Panther , and Avengers: Infinity War , in Eclipsed , presented by Pegasus Theatre, she proves that her talents extend beyond acting to playwriting.

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