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  1. The 8 Best Candy Shops In ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Chicagoist

    ... and the day) by figuring out the sort of treats you like to eat. Totally silly and totally adorable. This Chinatown spot is tucked into the bottom floor of the strip mall off of Archer Avenue, and it's easy to miss if you're not looking for it. But ...

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  2. Whiteside County exploring trade opportunities with ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | The Daily Gazette

    ... China's new consul general in Chicago, Hong Lei, was the guest of honor at a luncheon Jan. 27 in Chicago's Chinatown in celebration of Chinese New Year. The event, attended by about 50 business and civic leaders, including Camarano, was sponsored by ...

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  3. Wisch List: Short month, long on fun in ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    Punxsutawney Phil tells us we're going to have six more weeks of winter, which can't be considered a huge shock because we're yet to experience one true blizzard. Although, knowing Chicago, that probably will show up on baseball's Opening Day.

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  4. February a short month, yet long on fun in ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | The Times

    Punxsutawney Phil tells us we're going to have six more weeks of winter, which can't be considered a huge shock since we're yet to experience one true blizzard. Although, knowing Chicago, that probably will show up on baseball's Opening Day. 1 comment

  5. 6 things to take advantage of while everyone else is watching the Super BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | Red Eye Chicago

    ... in captivity often is part of efforts to keep species from going extinct. Super Bowl Sunday coincides with the Chinatown Lunar New Year Parade ringing in the Year of the Rooster. The parade starts at 1 p.m., stepping off from Wentworth Avenue and ...

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  6. 5 new Chicago hotels worth a staycationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | Chicago Tribune

    ... the Jaslin is ideally situated. Opened in May, the hotel was built on an empty lot by a family prominent in Chinatown real estate. It's managed by The Bricton Group, which operates an array of cheaper boutique and chain hotels. The Jaslin is closer ...

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  7. A candid portrait of a rapidly changing ChinatownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 25 | Chicago Reader

    ... moved to Chicago in 2009 at the age of 27 that I was able to familiarize myself with a larger Chinese community. Chinatown became a place where I'd take my camera and capture the neighborhood as a curious outsider. I started my series of ...

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  8. Restaurant openings: 'Americana, but vegan' in Uptown, Stumptown coming to ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    Longtime Uptown residents Andy and Gina Kalish had been eyeing a return to the neighborhood's dining scene for more than 15 years, ever since they gave up their Wilson Avenue catering company, Earth Market, following the birth of their son. The husband and wife are now just a few blocks away from their former business with Kal'ish , a short-order vegan restaurant that opened just before Christmas.

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  9. A new South Side high school? Discuss.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Chicago Board of Education CEO Forrest Claypool discuss the possible teachers strike after visiting Skinner North Classical School Thursday September 29, 2016 to acknowledge the school winning a National Blue Ribbon. Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Chicago Board of Education CEO Forrest Claypool discuss the possible teachers strike after visiting Skinner North Classical School Thursday September 29, 2016 to acknowledge the school winning a National Blue Ribbon.

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  10. Five Chicago architecture and development stories to watch in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | Curbed

    While Chicago experienced more than its fair share of exciting architecture and real estate stories in 2016 , the coming year looks set to include even more high-profile reveals, ground-breakings, and neighborhood transformations. Here are some of the stories Chicagoans can look to following in the new year.

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  11. These Excellent Restaurants & Bars Are Open Christmas DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | Chicagoist

    ... The Cape Cod Room is located at The Drake Hotel, 140 E Walton Pl. MingHin Cuisine A bevy of restaurants in Chinatown are open on Dec. 25, for rather obvious reasons: grabbing Chinese food on Christmas Day is a traditional all of its own, ...

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  12. Adult ESL program expands job prospects for Chinese immigrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    ... not speak English, said David Wu, executive director of the Pui Tak Center, 2216 S. Wentworth Ave., in Chicago's Chinatown neighborhood. Offering free English as a second language classes and other programs, the Pui Tak Center is one of many local ...

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  13. The 15 Essential Chinese Restaurants in Chicago, MappedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | Eater

    ... spots for takeout, we're here to highlight the best Chinese restaurants throughout Chicagoland. Yes, Chinatown is the mecca but you can still find delicious eateries on the North Side and even in the suburbs. China's various cooking styles and wide ...

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  14. Chicago-centric gift ideas for everyone on your listRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | Curbed

    It's time to start making your lists and checking them twice. If you're still looking for something to get for those on the "nice" list, here are some Chicago-centric gift ideas.

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  15. Pair of Fulton Market projects to headline December Plan Commission meetingRead the original story

    Dec 1, 2016 | Curbed

    Just two weeks after the November meeting of the Chicago Plan Commission approved a number of new developments , the upcoming agenda for the body's final meeting of 2016 has been released. Though a final vote by the full Chicago City Council is required for all zoning changes and Planned Developments , the Plan Commission provides a early glimpse of the some of the real estate projects in the works while also providing the public a chance to testify for or against a given proposal.

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  16. Viadcts ThumbRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2016 | WBEZ-FM Chicago

    Three words come to mind when Gaylon Alcaraz walks through the viaduct underpass at 95th and Jeffery, near her home on Chicago's Southeast Side. Inside the tunnel, garbage and leaves collect on the ground.

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  17. Person Questioned In Fatal Stabbing In ChinatownRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2016 | CBS Local

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  18. Chef Tony Hu given 1 year in prison for skirting $1 million in sales taxesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    Celebrated Chinatown chef Tony Hu was sentenced Friday to 1 year in prison for hiding almost $10 million in cash receipts from many of his restaurants over a nearly five-year period, skirting about $1 million in sales taxes to Illinois. In a courtroom packed with Hu's supporters, U.S. District Judge Amy St. Eve also fined him $100,000 in addition to the $1.087 million he had already paid in restitution to Illinois.

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  19. Bring the family to free concert with ESO woodwind quintet Nov. 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | Daily Herald

    The Elgin Symphony Orchestra woodwind quintet will lead a free family concert Nov. 20 at the Gail Borden Public Library in Elgin. The Elgin Symphony Orchestra Family Concert Series will feature the woodwind quintet, with Jean Bishop, flute, Gene Collerd, clarinet, Debra Freedland, oboe, Sharon Jones, horn and Collin Anderson, bassoon, at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 20, in Meadows Community Rooms at Gail Borden Public Library, 270 N. Grove Ave. in Elgin.

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  20. 1 dead, 17 wounded in Chicago shootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2016 | Red Eye Chicago

    There are plenty of trouble spots in South Austin, neighbors said, but the Mobil gas station where a man was killed early Sunday isn't one of them. Police had responded to the gas station in the 4800 block of West Madison Street just before 2 a.m. to find the man with gunshot wounds to the abdomen and chest. 1 comment

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