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  1. 10 Very Last-Minute, Very Of-The-Moment Chicago Halloween Costume IdeasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 27 | Chicagoist

    Halloween weekend is upon us, and while we do know many Chicagoans who have been planning their costumes since July, we have been lazy. If you too prefer to procrastinate on Halloween, but find yourself with a need for a very last-minute, but very current events-y, Chicago-themed costume, we've got some thoughts for you.

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  2. Mayor Emanuel & The City of Chicago Unveils The First Public Art PlanRead the original story

    Friday Oct 27 | City of Chicago

    Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events today announced Chicago's first Public Art Plan. The plan lays out recommendations that will help shape the future of public art in Chicago and shift how the city talks about and supports public art.

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  3. Rent steps from the Mag Mile and Water Tower at The ChicagoanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 27 | YoChicago

    It's hard to find a more distinctly urban, vibrant location than The Chicagoan , 750 N Rush St. Water Tower Place, the Hancock Center, Mag Mile shops, Lake Shore Park and scores of restaurants, bars and coffee shops are steps away. Apartment homes at The Chicagoan have the luxury of space and in-unit washer / dryers.

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  4. Mayor Emanuel Joins Comcast to Announce Major Investment in CPL BranchesRead the original story

    Friday Oct 27 | City of Chicago

    Comcast investment will includes "Experience Labs" at three neighborhood branch libraries and expansion of Internet Essentials program for qualifying Chicagoans Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Chicago Public Library Commissioner Brian Bannon and Chicago Housing Authority CEO Eugene Jones Jr., joined Comcast Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Diversity Officer David L. Cohen to announce that the company is investing $250,000 to support "Experience Labs" powered by Internet Essentials at three CPL locations: "I am incredibly grateful for corporate partners like Comcast that are helping to close the digital divide in Chicago by supporting vital efforts like Internet Essentials and these new Experience Labs," said Mayor Emanuel.

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  5. Chicago one of 25 U.S. venues vying for 2026 World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 27 | Curbed

    Soldier Field has been identified as a candidate venue in a joint multi-city bid by the U.S., Canada, and Mexico. While Chicago's chance of landing Amazon's HQ2 corporate campus is anything but guaranteed, the Windy City's bid for a different kind of prize-the 2026 FIFA World Cup-is reportedly looking "strong."

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  6. Are these Chicagoans really going to Windex the Bean?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 26 | WGN-TV Chicago

    More than 2,000 Facebook users have RSVP'd to a " Windex the Bean " event on Nov. 15. This Facebook event has absolutely no description except "the Bean is dirty." Still, almost 20,000 users say they're "interested" in the event.

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  7. A longtime Playboy editor on working for Hugh HefnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 25 | Chicago Reader

    Chicagoans is a first-person account from off the beaten track, as told to Anne Ford. This week's Chicagoan is Barbara Nellis, 72, former Playboy editor.

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  8. What humans can learn from bees, according to Chicago's bicycling beekeeperRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 25 | Chicago Reader

    Chicagoans is a first-person account from off the beaten track, as told to Anne Ford. This week's Chicagoan is Jana Kinsman, 31, the bicycling beekeeper.

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  9. Chicagoans face another property tax increase in 2020Read the original story

    Wednesday Oct 25 | Daily Herald

    Chicago taxpayers face yet another property tax increase for police and fire pensions in 2020 -- and another hike the following year in the tax tacked onto water and sewer bills to save the Municipal Employees pension fund, aldermen learned on the first day of City Council budget hearings. Following five-year "ramp-up" periods, the additional increases will be needed to honor the city's statutory promise to keep all four city government pension funds on the road to 90 percent funding by 2048.

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  10. Mayor Emanuel Announces Andrea Zopp to Head World Business ChicagoRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 24 | City of Chicago

    Move Builds on the Mayor's Work to Drive Inclusive Growth in Every Corner of the City, Strengthens Chicago's Bid for Amazon's Second Headquarters Mayor Rahm Emanuel today announced he has tapped Deputy Mayor Andrea Zopp to serve as the next CEO of World Business Chicago a move that will build on the Mayor's efforts to drive economic growth in neighborhoods throughout Chicago. The move will allow current WBC CEO Jeff Malehorn to focus his time and efforts exclusively on the city's efforts to bring Amazon's second headquarters, and 50,000 new jobs, to Chicago.

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  11. Tamar Manasseh at WBEZ studiosRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 24 | WBEZ-FM Chicago

    A prominent local activist accused President Donald Trump of acting like "Yosemite Sam" when it comes to curbing gun violence and improving the lives of Chicagoans.  "The campaign, as well as his administration, they seem to have almost a fetish with Chicago," Tamar Manasseh said Tuesday on Morning Shift. Manasseh, who founded the anti-violence organization Mothers Against Senseless Killings , recently wrote an op-ed for The New York Times that describes how her organization takes a bottom-up approach to counteracting gun violence.  In a conversation with Morning Shift host Tony Sarabia, Manasseh talked about how she's planning to fight gun violence moving forward and the president's rhetoric.

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  12. Retailers fume over Elk Grove's proposal to ban all tobacco salesRead the original story

    Monday Oct 23 | Daily Herald

    "Any time government tries to tell people how to live their lives, it never ends well," said the Chicagoan, who works in Elk Grove Village. Mayor Craig Johnson sees it differently.

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  13. chicago newsChicagoans face another property tax increase in 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 23 | Chicago Sun-Times

    Chicago taxpayers face yet another property tax increase for police and fire pensions in 2020 - and another hike the following year in the tax tacked onto water and sewer bills to save the Municipal Employees pension fund, aldermen learned on the first day of City Council budget hearings. Following five-year "ramp-up" periods, the additional increases will be needed to honor the city's statutory promise to keep all four city government pension funds on the road to 90 percent funding by 2048.

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  14. Prep volleyball: Sycamore powers past North Chicago in 3A regionalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 23 | Daily Chronicle

    Choose your news! Select the text alerts you want to receive: breaking news, prep sports scores, school closings, weather, and more. SYCAMORE - The Sycamore girls volleyball team quickly swept away the North Chicago Warhawks, 25-7, 25-9, to bring home a victory in the quarterfinals of the Class 3A Sycamore Regional.

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  15. Chicago's Amazon bid includes $2.25 billion incentive packageRead the original story

    Monday Oct 23 | Daily Herald

    The Chicago area's bid for Amazon's second North American headquarters includes $2.25 billion worth of incentives -- and even more if the company chooses the Thompson Center or the old Michael Reese Hospital site where the city and state could provide free land. • Roughly $1.4 billion in state EDGE tax credits.

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  16. Police Issue Alert After Rash of ATM Skimmers FoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 23 | NBC Chicago

    Chicago police issued an alert Saturday after at least a dozen ATMs were found to have skimming devices attached to them at stores and banks across the city. NBC 5's Chris Hush reports.

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  17. Goose Island Reveals Coveted Bourbon County Lineup and More IntelRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 23 | Eater

    It's an annual tradition for fanatics to stand in long lines, to call up bars and liquor stores around the city to see if the limited edition beer is in stock around the regular Black Friday release date. One planned variant, Reserve Barleywine, won't be sold.

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  18. Where Can Homeless People Pitch Tents In Chicago?Read the original story

    Monday Oct 23 | WBEZ-FM Chicago

    Two Chicago police officers arrived with representatives from the Department of Family and Social Services and Streets and Sanitation Workers to take Smith and Moore's tent on a rainy day in late July. The officers told WBEZ that tents are not allowed in the central business district.

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  19. Nine injured when vehicle backs into Waukegan restaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 22 | Chicago Tribune

    ... number of people injured inside the restaurant, additional assistance was requested from Gurnee, Lake Villa, North Chicago and Beach Park. Fire Marshall Steven Lenzi said two adults and a child, who were critically injured, were transported to ...

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  20. Eventually, Lakes executes winning planRead the original story

    Friday Oct 20 | Daily Herald

    That was the message from Lakes football coach Jordan Eder, and it was repeated to his team at just about every point during the Eagles' 33-19 victory over North Chicago on Friday night. The Eagles had their hands full in the regular-season finale matchup against North Chicago, and things weren't going their way early.

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