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  1. Mayor: Chicago school cuts include layoffs, less maintenanceRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | KMPH-TV Fresno

    Authorities say the two murderers who escaped from a maximum-security prison in northern New York conducted a practice run the night before they made their daring breakout. A range of new security measures is being put in place at a maximum-security prison to close gaps exploited by two inmates who escaped last month.


  2. State Farm Now Open at University Village Maxwell Street, Chicago;...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | PRWeb

    ... and service shops in the family-friendly destination that is convenient to UIC, the South Loop, Bridgeport, Chinatown and surrounding neighborhoods. Garage parking is available seven days a week and there is easy access to public transportation and ...


  3. Honor America's diversity this Fourth in Chicago's many ethnic neighborhoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 |

    ... authentic Greek restaurant bearing a clearly Hellenic moniker like Pegasus, Parthenon, and Santorini. Chicago's Chinatown may not rival its sisters in New York City or San Francisco, but this near South Side neighborhood will still transport ...


  4. Mayor Emanuel Announces Launch of Chicago Riverwalk Programming with Events This Week and WeekendRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 24 | City of Chicago

    ... expansion of Ping Tom Memorial Park that opened along the Chicago River, north of 18th Street at the edge of the Chinatown and South Loop neighborhoods. The park reflects the City's pledge to river development with a $6 million investment in new ...


  5. Chicagoland summer outdoor activitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 |

    ... visit website and plan a great way to get together this year. Kids will love the Chinatown Summer Fair on July 19th, 2015 starting at 10am - 8pm at no cost to families. This fun cultural event is located at 2300 S. ...


  6. Emanuel welcomes vice mayor of Shanghai, ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 7 | The Legal Record

    ... the Mayor of Shanghai to Chicago which is now placed at the front of the Ping Tom Park Field House in Chicago's Chinatown neighborhood. Since 1985, the City of Chicago has been Sister Cities with Shanghai, China. The China Sister City committee, ...


  7. Mayor Emanuel Welcomes Xu Zezhou, Vice Mayor Of Shanghai, ChinaRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2015 | City of Chicago

    ... the Mayor of Shanghai to Chicago which is now placed at the front of the Ping Tom Park Field House in Chicago's Chinatown neighborhood. Since 1985, the City of Chicago has been Sister Cities with Shanghai, China. The China Sister City committee, ...


  8. San Diego print media to lose hometown flavorRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | San Diego Source

    Another hometown paper traditionally family-owned and managed found it necessary to merge with a national group out of Chicago. The new partner for the former U-T San Diego is the Los Angeles Times , also previously a family-owned hometown paper for over a century.


  9. Watch KITV's Tuesday midday webcastRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | KITV-TV

    Good morning, I'm Lara Yamada. Honolulu Police need your help finding a suspect in a bank robbery.


  10. Why are thousands of Chicago's Chinese buried in Stickney?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | WBEZ-FM Chicago

    ... a kid, but like a lot of visitors, he was never quite sure why this location was chosen. "My understanding when Chinatown started - and this is from my great- grandparents - was that they were selling donations," he explained. "And each person who ...


  11. Artist Hopes Water-Inspired Mural at 69th St. Stop Will Refresh CommutersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | Streets Blog Chicago

    ... other improvements. As part of the makeovers, each station is also getting new public art . All except the Cermak-Chinatown stop had existing artwork that will remain in place. The price tag for the eight new pieces, including artist fees, ...


  12. Midwest Traveler: The wearin' o' the green in ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | Star Tribune

    This storefront is one of several spots on 35th Street in Bridgeport that sell hot dogs and other Chicago delicacies. Irish is thought to be the most prevalent ancestry of Chicago residents , and though much has changed in a century, the Bridgeport neighborhood retains its Celtic aura in a city that has had nine Irish bishops and 10 Irish mayors besides the Daleys.


  13. China plays a key role in Chicago's 'epic' tourism ambitionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | China Daily

    Chicago earlier this week released a new 80-second tourism video, Chicago Epic . The president of the ad company co-producing the spot says it will rival the I Love New York campaigns.


  14. Voters pushed Mayor Rahm to the left. Will he stay there?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2012 | Chicago Reader

    As election night unfolded - and the reality of Mayor Rahm Emanuel's reelection became too obvious for even the most delusional of us to ignore - I had to fight the urge to drown my sorrows in copious quantities of red wine and reefer. After all, I was doing my First Tuesdays talk show with my colleague Mick Dumke and I didn't want to fall off the stage at the Hideout in an intoxicated stupor.


  15. Mayor Emanuel Announces Opening Of New 18th Street BridgeRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2015 | City of Chicago

    ... "The 18th Street Bridge is an important piece of Chicago's transportation network serving the South Loop, Chinatown and the near South Side," CDOT Commissioner Rebekah Scheinfeld said. "This project makes it possible for people and goods to move ...


  16. Add new commentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | The Progressive

    As the Chicago mayoral race rolls through its last week, young people from Chicago's South and West side neighborhoods are rallying behind Rahm Emanuel's challenger Jesus "Chuy" Garcia. Far away from the city's affluent neighborhoods, youth of color in Chicago see sides of this city that conflict with the "world class" image the mayor is so preoccupied with projecting.


  17. Mayor Rahm Emanuel And Metropolitan Planning Council Launch "Great Rivers Chicago"Read the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | City of Chicago

    ... amenities. "With so many potentially vibrant riverfront neighborhoods, and efforts like Ping Tom Park in Chinatown and the development on Goose Island underway, it's essential to develop a clear vision for community development along our city's ...


  18. Commute from JeffJack apartments by water taxiRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | YoChicago

    The West Loop 's new Jeff Jack apartments are just a few minutes' walk from water taxi docking stations on the Chicago River. Chicago Water Taxi commuter service begins March 30, and Shoreline starts in May. Destinations include LaSalle St, Michigan Ave, Navy Pier, North Ave and Chinatown.


  19. Girlpool shared "Ideal World" from debut LP, playing BV and other SXSW showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Brooklynvegan

    Quickly rising Philly-via-LA duo Girlpool gave their self-released debut EP a re-release on Wichita last year, and now they're set to put out their first full length on the label. It's called Before The World Was Big , and is due out on June 2. First single "Ideal World" is out now and you may recognize this one if you've seen them live.


  20. 4 places to build a fun spring break staycation in ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Chicago Parent

    Chicagoans are just so lucky. One of the nation's favorite cities to visit is also an easy place to spend an exceptional staycation.


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