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African Festival of the Arts

...the Arts runs Aug. 29 to Sept. 1 from 10am to 10pm in Washington Park, 51st and Cottage Grove. Enjoy live music on two stages, browse artisans and food stalls, and visit the pavilions...

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Check out the African Festival of the Arts This Weekend!

Advance tickets are still available! The festival will take place  throughout Labor Day Weekend, August 29 - September 1 in Washington Park, 5100 S. Cottage Grove, so be sure to stop by and celebrate one of Chicago's most popular cultural festivals!

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#GetFested this weekend

Where: Washington Park (5100 S. Cottage Grove Ave.)

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Where: Union Park (1501 W. Randolph St.)

...of Miscreants and Wishbone Theatre Collective. The main box office is located inside Fischman Liquors (4780 N. Milwaukee Ave.), which also will host a free opening reception—complete with 1-minute plays and a...

Where: Copernicus Center (5216 W. Lawrence Ave.)

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Free Pedicab Rides to Work From Union Station Thursday, Thanks to Cheerios

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Next in Downtown, South Loop & River North Skyscrapers at 167 W. Erie St., 720 N. LaSalle St. Approved by Aldermen

Next in Downtown, South Loop & River North Skyscrapers at 167 W. Erie St., 720 N. LaSalle St. Approved by Aldermen

The clothing store will be located in the former Borders bookstore at North Avenue and Halsted Street.

The burglar spent nearly two hours cutting a hole in the roof at 2914 N. Ashland Ave., a video showed.

  • No thanks, I saw one run a stoplight just beyond the BP bridge and he could have killed the people who were inside.

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Rub’s Smokehouse Owner Opens ‘Barbecue Bed and Breakfast’ on Rock River

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The clothing store will be located in the former Borders bookstore at North Avenue and Halsted Street.

The burglar spent nearly two hours cutting a hole in the roof at 2914 N. Ashland Ave., a video showed.

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Eddie Bauer Opening Lincoln Park Location Thursday

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Eddie Bauer is opening a new location at 755 W. North Ave. View Full Caption

The store is opening in the former Borders bookstore at the corner of Halsted Street and North Avenue is opening.

Eddie Bauer closed its store at 600 N. Michigan Ave. in late January, according to Crain's Chicago Business, which had been the retailer's only location in the city.

The burglar spent nearly two hours cutting a hole in the roof at 2914 N. Ashland Ave., a video showed.

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Washington Park’s African Festival of the Arts

The 25th annual African Festival of the Arts kicks off tomorrow, August 29, and runs through Monday, September 1, in Washington Park, 51st and Cottage Grove.

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Yusho's Matthias Merges to Give One-Day Sneak Peak of Hyde Park Menu

Merges said Wednesday he will give a brief glimpse of the menu for his second, yet-to-be-opened Yusho Japanese restaurant location, which will open this fall at 1301 E. 53rd St.

The restaurant started taking reservations Wednesday at 773-288-1010 for the one-time preview at A10, 1462 E. 53rd St.

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Larry Turpin and Julie Woestehoff leave Chicago

Woestehoff had been executive director of Parents United for Responsible Education since 1995. The group has been a fierce critic of charter schools and standardized testing. Her husband, Turpin, was pastor at the United Church of Hyde Park, 1448 E. 53rd St.

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Better economy = more tax revenue = higher CTA funding

Plus a lot of us are annoyed by the new route with the stop at 53rd & Lake Park. Many runs have no one getting off there & on other runs, just one person gets off there.

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St. Thomas gives technology lab facelift

The Race for Education is one of the primary fundraisers at St. Thomas, 5467 S. Woodlawn Ave., which uses money raised through pledge promises to make technology improvements at the school for all grades. This year the school raised $20,048, which is an increase from last year’s total of $15,285.

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Obama’s former physician retires after decades at Hyde Park practice

Editor’s Note: A reception in honor of Dr. Scheiner will take place from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 11 at Augustana Lutheran Church, 5500 S. Woodlawn Ave.

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The Oak Park resident saw his last patient at Advocate Medical Group Hyde Park, 1301 E. 47th St., on Thursday, Aug. 14, capping off a long and illustrious career practicing medicine. One of...

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Court Theatre to celebrate 60 years

The Court Theater will celebrate its 60th anniversary with subscribers on Monday, Sept. 15, at Hutchinson Courtyard, 5706 S. University Ave.

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University of Chicago Prepares Pipeline for Selling Academics' Discoveries

The home of the new business incubator will open in October on the second floor of the Harper Theater, 5328 S. Harper Ave., with a prototyping lab opening next year across 53rd Street.

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