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Chicago/Windy City Black Pride July 1-4

...Foundation. ) It will take place Friday, July 1, at 5 p.m., at Seven Nightclub, 3206 N. Halsted St. See Eventbrite.com to purchase tickets...

—The party "Blackout" will take place Friday, July 1, 12-4 a.m., at Fantasy Nightclub, 3641 N. Halsted St.

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—"Black Pride: The Kinsington Rooftop Day Party & Brunch" will take place Saturday, July 2, 2-7 p.m. at The Kensington, 324 W. Chicago Ave.

—"Independence Day" will take place at The Promontory, 5311 S. Lake Park Ave., on Monday, July 4, 3-8 p.m. The entry fee is $5.

The official hotel will be the Inn of Chicago Magnificent Mile, 162 E. Ohio St. Call 312-787-3100 and use the code "Black Pride."

    Chicago/Windy City Black Pride July 1-4 - Gay Lesbian Bi Trans News Archive - Windy City Times
    Chicago/Windy City Black Pride will take place July 1-4, with a variety of events to mark the occasion.Some of the events include: -"Love & Basketball," a charity basketball game and fashion show featuring Teairra Mari of the reality-TV show Love & Hip Hop Hollywood. ( Proceeds will go to the AIDS Healthcare Foundation.
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YoChicago’s updated list of Chicago’s best landlords

...We recently visited five Wirtz properties in Lakeview: 2970 N Sheridan, 529-41 W Wellington, 535 W Cornelia & 634 W Stratford, 3000 N Sheridan and 422-24 W Melrose...

...five Wirtz properties in Lakeview: 2970 N Sheridan, 529-41 W Wellington, 535 W Cornelia & 634 W Stratford, 3000 N Sheridan and 422-24 W Melrose...

...Sheridan, 529-41 W Wellington, 535 W Cornelia & 634 W Stratford, 3000 N Sheridan and 422-24 W Melrose...

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...of properties in prime near-lakefront locations. We recently visited five Wirtz properties in Lakeview: 2970 N Sheridan, 529-41 W Wellington, 535 W Cornelia & 634 W Stratford, 3000 N Sheridan and 422...

...prime near-lakefront locations. We recently visited five Wirtz properties in Lakeview: 2970 N Sheridan, 529-41 W Wellington, 535 W Cornelia & 634 W Stratford, 3000 N Sheridan and 422-24 W Melrose...

...in Lakeview: 2970 N Sheridan, 529-41 W Wellington, 535 W Cornelia & 634 W Stratford, 3000 N Sheridan and 422-24 W Melrose...

    YoChicago's updated list of Chicago's best landlords
    YoChicago knows some very good landlords, some of the city's best. The properties they manage range from vintage walk-ups to the newest luxury high-rises. We know them because they're current or former YoChicago advertisers. We've been in their buildings, met their staff and informally debriefed residents about their experience living in the buildings.
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Tour a grand 3-bedroom, 3-bath in a vintage Lakeview East high-rise

The vintage high-rise properties at 535 W Cornelia and 534 W Stratford have an attractive location on tree-lined streets just west of Lake Shore Drive.

The vintage high-rise properties at 535 W Cornelia and 534 W Stratford have an attractive location on tree-lined streets just west of Lake Shore Drive.

    Tour a grand 3-bedroom, 3-bath in a vintage Lakeview East high-rise
    http://www.Cornelia-Stratford.com http://www.WirtzResidential.com The vintage high-rise properties at 535 W Cornelia and 534 W Stratford have an attractive location on tree-lined streets just west of Lake Shore Drive. 535 W Cornelia has studio and 1-bedroom apartments and its sister building, 534 W Stratford has grand, gracious 3- and 4-bedroom apartments.
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Tour a furnished model studio in a vintage Lakeview East high-rise

The vintage high-rise properties at 535 W Cornelia and 534 W Stratford have an attractive location on tree-lined streets just west of Lake Shore Drive.

The vintage high-rise properties at 535 W Cornelia and 534 W Stratford have an attractive location on tree-lined streets just west of Lake Shore Drive.

    Tour a furnished model studio in a vintage Lakeview East high-rise
    http://www.Cornelia-Stratford.com http://www.WirtzResidential.com The vintage high-rise properties at 535 W Cornelia and 534 W Stratford have an attractive location on tree-lined streets just west of Lake Shore Drive. 535 W Cornelia has studio and 1-bedroom apartments and its sister building, 534 W Stratford has grand, gracious 3- and 4-bedroom apartments.
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34 hours ago

What to Eat and Drink in Chicago This Week

Celebrate Shark Week with a $6 Whale’n Willie cocktail at Dive Bar (3445 N. Halsted St., Lake View, 773-770-4618), a combo of rum, guava nectar, pineapple juice, and more in an open-mouthed fish glass. You can take advantage of the special today through Friday.

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Start the week on a cheery note at Kizuki Ramen & Izakaya (1482 N. Milwaukee Ave., Wicker Park, 773-270-4150), which launches a new happy hour today. Buy a bowl...

At Sink|Swim (3213 W. Armitage Ave., Logan Square, 773-486-7465), the crew is joining forces with River North hotspot the Broken Shaker for a collaborative six-course dinner. The meal is $65, and you can tack on drink pairings, which are also a team effort.

Toast Spanish-style at Salero (621 W. Randolph St., West Loop, 312-466-1000) during their new Pintxos and Porróns deal—on select...

The first day of July marks the start of the monthlong Lobster Festival at Shaw’s Crab House (21 E. Hubbard St., River North, 312-527-2722), where the menu gets flooded with lobster options such as fettuccini, maki, and macaroni and cheese.

    What to Eat and Drink in Chicago This Week
    Start the week on a cheery note at Kizuki Ramen & Izakaya (1482 N. Milwaukee Ave., Wicker Park, 773-270-4150), which launches a new happy hour today. Buy a bowl of ramen and you'll get beer for $1, or focus your attention on izakaya dishes for $3 to $4 or drinks from $4 to $6.
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Chicago Police, Boystown Businesses To Ramp Up Security For Pride Parade

In Boystown, the faces of the 49 people slain at Pulse nightclub adorn a wall at the corner of Roscoe and Halsted, backed by the rainbow colors of the LGBT community.

    Chicago Police, Boystown Businesses To Ramp Up Security For Pride Parade
    CHICAGO (CBS) - Security at the Pride Parade on Sunday remains top of mind for police and North Side businesses alike, two weeks after the massacre at a gay nightclub in Orlando. In Boystown, the faces of the 49 people slain at Pulse nightclub adorn a wall at the corner of Roscoe and Halsted, backed by the rainbow colors of the LGBT community.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

4 days ago

There Are Tons Of Awesome Pride Events This Weekend — Here's Our Favorites

...Center on Halsted, 3656 N. Halsted St., will kick off Pride Parade weekend with a Show Your Pride roof party. Dueling DJs...

• Get geeky with "Star Whores: The Pride Awakens" at the Playground Theatre, 3209 N. Halsted St. The sketch comedy show from GayCo Productions is just $15 and will be at 10:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

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...Smartbar, 3730 N. Clark St., will host two Queen! Pride shows at 10 p.m. Friday and Sunday. Hosted by...

...ups and downs during No Pride: A Super Big Gay Happy Hour at Uptown Underground, 4713 N. Broadway. Lindley will share stories and music and encourages others celebrating Pride to "put down their...

...from out of town from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. at Junior's, 2058 W. Cermak Rd. A portion of the $5 cover at the door will go to benefit the Pulse...

...snag them. The performances start at 7:30 p.m. at The Neo-Futurist Theater, 5153 N. Ashland Ave., with shows Friday, Saturday and Sunday...

• Get marching a day early in the 20th annual Chicago Dyke March in Humboldt Park. March starts at 2 p.m. at Western and Division and will culminate in a rally around 3 p.m. near California and Division.

...Awaken all your senses celebrating at IT Presents: Juice at The Annoyance Theatre, 851 W. Belmont Ave. from 2-10 p.m. The three room soiree will include a slew of DJs...

    There Are Tons Of Awesome Pride Events This Weekend - Here's Our Favorites
    BOYSTOWN - When it comes to partying during Pride Parade weekend, there is no shortage of rowdy events that are sure to keep you dancing and celebrating late into the night or early into the morning.
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4 days ago

9 Things to Know if You’re Planning on Going to Chicago Pride Parade

Grace St. at Halsted St.

Addison St. at Halsted St.

Roscoe St. at Halsted St.

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Sunday’s parade kicks off at 12 p.m. at Montrose Avenue and Broadway in Uptown before traveling for about 2.5 hours through a four-mile route that ends near Diversey Parkway and Sheridan Road in Lincoln Park.

Irving Park Rd. at Broadway

Wellington Ave. at Broadway

Diversey west of Clark

    9 Things to Know if You're Planning on Going to Chicago Pride Parade
    Thousands will flock to Chicago's Boytown this Sunday for the 47th annual Chicago Pride Parade. Here's what you need to know if you're planning on going to the day's events: 1. Parade Route Sunday's parade kicks off at 12 p.m.
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Every Question About the Gay Pride Parade Weekend Answered Here (We Think)

...Sheridan; Wellington from Clark to Racine; Cannon Drive from Diversey to Fullerton; Addison Street from 736 W. Addison St. to Sheffield; Waveland Avenue from Halsted to Broadway; Grace Street from Halsted to Fremont; and...

Cesars is offering giveaways and promotional photos along with its killer margaritas at both 2924 N. Broadway and 3166 N. Clark St. Sidetrack, 3349 N. Halsted St., will open at 11 a.m. and show the parade on its many televisions.

...Center on Halsted, 3656 N. Halsted St., will kick off Pride Parade weekend with a Show Your Pride roof party. Dueling DJs...

• Get geeky with "Star Whores: The Pride Awakens" at the Playground Theatre, 3209 N. Halsted St. The sketch comedy show from GayCo Productions is just $15 and will be at 10:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

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It kicks off at noon at Montrose and Broadway on Sunday. Last year's parade lasted about four hours, but organizers have cut back on the number of participants. #BlackOutPride protestors also held things up for about 20 minutes, which some officials blamed for the long parade.

...to Broadway before its final leg going east on Diversey Parkway. The parade ends at Diversey and Sheridan Road...

Cesars is offering giveaways and promotional photos along with its killer margaritas at both 2924 N. Broadway and 3166 N. Clark St. Sidetrack, 3349 N. Halsted St., will open at 11 a.m. and show the parade on its many televisions.

Cesars is offering giveaways and promotional photos along with its killer margaritas at both 2924 N. Broadway and 3166 N. Clark St. Sidetrack, 3349 N. Halsted St., will open at 11 a.m. and show the parade on its many televisions.

...Smartbar, 3730 N. Clark St., will host two Queen! Pride shows at 10 p.m. Friday and Sunday. Hosted by...

• Get marching a day early in the 20th annual Chicago Dyke March in Humboldt Park. March starts at 2 p.m. at Western and Division and will culminate in a rally around 3 p.m. near California and Division.

    When is the Chicago LGBT Gay Pride Parade?
    BOYSTOWN - Whether you're a seasoned Pride Parader or a newbie to Boystown, there are a couple things you ought to know. Here's a list of them. When is the actual parade? It kicks off at noon at Montrose and Broadway on Sunday.
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4 days ago

Alderman Carlos Ramirez-Rosa on Orlando: ‘It really hit close to home’

...to address this tragedy. We had a vigil that Sunday night at the corner of Roscoe and Halsted. It was unsurprising to see so many people there, to see so many people impacted...

    Alderman Carlos Ramirez-Rosa on Orlando: 'It really hit close to home'
    click to enlarge The mass shooting at Pulse Nightclub in Orlando June 12 sent shockwaves of horror and grief through gay communities across the country. The suffering has been particularly acute for queer Latinx communities; the shooting took place on Pulse's Latin night, and nearly half the people killed were of Puerto Rican descent.
    http://www.chicagoreader.com

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Pride parties and events: Dyke March, Neverland, 'Star Whores' and more

This trio of dance parties returns for a fourth year with events at Metro, The Mid and Charlie’s. Buy tickets to individual events (info below), or get a weekend pass to all three for $95. Tickets are available at Egoist Underwear (3526 N. Halsted St.) or online at neverlandchicago.com.

Where: Charlie’s Chicago (3726 N. Broadway 773-871-8887)

Where: The Playground Theater (3209 N. Halsted St. 773-871-3793)

Where: Hydrate (3458 N. Halsted St. 773-975-9244)

Kit Kat Lounge & Supper Club (3700 N. Halsted St. 773-525-1111) offers a special Pride menu on parade day featuring items such as...

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Where: Metro (3730 N. Clark St. 773-549-4140)

Where: The Mid (306 N. Halsted St. 312-265-3990)

Where: Links Taproom (1559 N. Milwaukee Ave. 773-360-7692)

Where: Starting at the southwest corner of Western Avenue and Division Street, ending in Humboldt Park at California Avenue and Division Street

The LGBT Chicago Dyke March Collective celebrates its 20th anniversary of the march ending with a rally in Humboldt Park. Head to the after party at Humblebar & Lounge (3018 W. North Ave.) for salsa, merengue and reggaeton tunes. 7 p.m. $3 suggested donation.

Where: Navy Pier (600 E. Grand Ave. 800-595-7437)

...98) from Firecakes Donuts, which donates $1 to the Center on Halsted. Locations: Lincoln Park: 2453 N. Clark St. 773-666-5277. 7 a.m.–11 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 7 a.m...

...11 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 7 a.m.–9 p.m. Sunday. River North: 68 W. Hubbard St. 312-329-6500. 7 a.m.–midnight Friday and Saturday, 7 a.m.–10 p...

    Pride parties and events: Dyke March, Neverland, 'Star Whores' and more
    Color Chicago proud this weekend as Pride Month comes to an end with the Pride Parade in Lakeview on Sunday and three-day Back Lot Bash music fest in Andersonville.
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  • Permit issued for electric wiring

    REMOVE DEFECTIVE ARMORED CABLE, STRAP AND SECURE RACEWAY IN THE BASEMENT, INSTALL COVER ON JUNCTION BOXES THROUGH THE BASEMENT AREA, SUPPORT LOOSE LIGHT FIXTURE IN THE BASEMENT AREA

    911 W. Addison St. Issued June 21, 2016 Comment

6 days ago

Rent the only available apartment at Lakeview’s new Halsted Flats

Halsted Flats is pet-friendly and PetSmart is in the building. Whole Foods is a short block south at Halsted and Waveland.

    Rent the only available apartment at Lakeview's new Halsted Flats
    Lakeview's newest full-amenity apartment high-rise, Halsted Flats, has only a single apartment available - a 2-bedroom, 2-bath renting for $3,330 a month. If you're looking for a studio, 1- or 3-bedroom apartment, you can register to receive advance notice when one becomes available in this popular community.
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6 days ago

PRIDE PARADE INFORMATION

˘ Addison St. - 736 W. Addison St. to Sheffield Ave.

˘ Grace St. at Halsted St.

˘ Addison St. at Halsted St.

˘ Roscoe St. at Halsted St.

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STARTS AT: Broadway & Montrose.

...floats will still be winding their way to the end of the parade route at Diversey & Sheridan. This year there will NOT be a Buffer Zone on Halsted Street after the parade...

...the route—such as Broadway, south of Montrose—which are served by both the nearby Wilson and Sheridan stations on the Red Line. In addition, a number of lakefront bus routes including the...

˘ Irving Park Rd. at Broadway

˘ Wellington Ave. at Broadway

Diversey Parkway ( near 600 W. Diversey ). Traditionally this area of the parade route has fewer spectators than other sections of the

    PRIDE PARADE INFORMATION - Gay Lesbian Bi Trans News Archive - Windy City Times
    Windy City Times News Archive - PRIDE PARADE INFORMATION DATE: Sunday, June 26
    http://www.windycitymediagroup.com

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