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Want a Lollapalooza 'Do? Goldplaited Salon Offers $30 Festival Special

Goldplaited finishing salon, 2803 N. Sheffield Ave, is offering a $30 Lollapalooza special that includes a "trend" hair style — fishtale braids and flower headbands are in — and a temporary metallic jewelry tattoo.

2 hours ago

Speeding Driver Kills Elderly Man, Injures 5 in Edgewater Pileup

Kiley, of the 3900 block of North Clark was pronounced dead on the scene at 11:51 a.m., according to the Cook...

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...a stopped CTA bus on the right and collided with several cars parked on the 5300 block of North Sheridan, Zala said. Photographs published on DNAinfo.com show that the crash occurred in front of...

...published on DNAinfo.com show that the crash occurred in front of Tedino’s Pizzeria, 5335 North Sheridan...

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Arrieta, Cubs top Rockies 3-1

Wrigley Field, 1060 West Addison Street, Chicago, IL 60613, USA

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An education in early Hitchcock at the Siskel Film Center

...cynicism known as "Field of Dreams." 7 p.m. Thurs. Aug. 7, Music Box Theatre, 3733 N. Southport Ave.; for tickets, go to tribnation.com/events...

4 hours ago

If They Build it We Will Park – So Why Require More Parking With Every New Construction Project?

moss | 1754 West Byron Street | Chicago, Illinois 60613 | 773.857.5533 | site hosted by 100% solar energy

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Catch a Rare Show by Owen at Beat Kitchen This Saturday

Owen plays Saturday night at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W. Belmont. 10 p.m. doors, 10:30 p.m. show. 17+. Tickets: $15.

7 hours ago

Edgewater Crash Victim Was Visiting Food Pantry When He Was Killed

Charges are pending against the driver of a car involved in the crash, police said. The victim was identified as Frank Kiley of the 3900 block of North Clark Street, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner's Office.

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The Best Things to Do in Chicago This August, in One Giant List

...on Europe’s early response to Nazism. Matt Hawkins directs. $24–$28. Strawdog Theatre Company, 3829 N. Broadway. strawdog.org

...for an array of women, ranging from society ladies to prostitutes. $20–$28. Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport. eclipsetheatre.com

...immigrants working there. Foss aims for the same heart-wrenching, stomach-turning impact. Oracle Theatre, 3809 N. Broadway. publicaccesstheatre.org

...Company (see “What to Do in Chicago in April - Theatre: Comedies”). $37–$50. Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont. timelinetheatre.com

...s planners set the course for making In C an annual thing. $35–$40. Constellation, 3111 N. Western. constellation-chicago.com

...of “Lips Like Sugar”? Today the band tours on a new album, Meteorites. $30. Metro, 3730 N. Clark. metrochicago.com

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Through 8/24 Tommy Lee Johnston’s new comedy centers on a painfully shy 30-year-old named Jack who gets a job at a retirement home. When the residents take him under their collective wing, it’s heartwarming life lessons all around. $25–$35. Redtwist Theatre, 1044 W. Bryn Mawr. redtwist.org

...group. Needless to say, things do not go as planned. $20–$86. Steppenwolf Theatre Company, 1650 N. Halsted. steppenwolf.org

...in the Midwest thanks to Sideshow Theatre Company. $20–$25. Victory Gardens Richard Christiansen Theater 2433 N. Lincoln. sideshowtheatre.org

...goods somehow darkens to include murder, mayhem, and lethal cake balls. $5–$20. Prop Theater, 3502 N. Elston. thefactorytheater.com

...also see the plays divvied up into smaller chunks of time. $30–$75. Den Theatre, 1329 N. Milwaukee. the-hypocrites.com

...a paper-thin love story involving the man behind the mole. $250–$350. Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn. lookingglasstheatre.org

Through 8/3 Kaiser Ahmed directs the Chicago premiere of Sam Shepard’s 2000 eruption between volatile, combative siblings as they sift through the belongings of their late alcoholic father, who lived in a rundown desert home. $28–$32. Artistic Home, 1376 W. Grand. theartistichome.org

...s earlier Reasons to Be Pretty (produced at Profiles in 2011). $30–$40. Main Stage, 4139 N. Broadway...

...debility than how it affects her complicated yet enduring marriage. $20–22. Steep Theatre Company, 1115 W. Berwyn. steeptheatre.com

...both of whom are seeking solace amid an atmosphere of destruction. $20. Christ Lutheran Church, 4541 N. Spaulding. halcyontheatre.org...

...former featherweight boxer Berry Gordy, Jr. $30–$138. Broadway in Chicago at the Oriental Theatre, 24 W. Randolph. broadwayinchicago.com

...enthusiasts, and anyone whose heart is two sizes too small. $18–$28. Chicago Shakespeare Theater, 800 E. Grand. chicagoshakes.com

...the latest of its impeccably sung, indomitably upbeat musical offerings. $55–$65. Black Ensemble Theater, 4450 N. Clark. blackensembletheater.org

St. James Cathedral, 65 E. Huron. rushhour.org

...any contemporary indie act. English rocker Steve Winwood opens. $51.50–$131.50. United Center, 1901 W. Madison. unitedcenter.com

8/3 at 8 The Irish rockabilly singer and multi-instrumentalist puts a sonic twist on the thoroughly aped sound of Memphis and the American South with traditional instruments such as the bodhrán and jazz-inspired flourishes. $25. Park West, 322 W. Armitage. jamusa.com

...that’s a strong enough profile to sell out theatres. $38.50. The Chicago Theatre, 175 N. State. thechicagotheatre.com

...a sweaty post-Lolla dance party, this is the place to be. Sold out. Aragon, 1106 W Lawrence. aragon.com

...lead the youth culture charge. Sold out except for $3,600 platinum package. Grant Park, 337 E. Randolph. lollapalooza.com

...Alex Wiley, making his first big festival debut. $149 for three-day passes. Union Park, 1501 W. Randolph. northcoastfestival.com

...the air at the Pritzker’s breezy confines. $25–$59.50. Millennium Park, Pritzker Pavilion, 201 E. Randolph. jamusa.com

...the South Loop at Columbia College’s Papermaker’s Garden, with objects in the gallery. 619 S. Wabash. colum.edu/ADGallery

...stars Ivan Brunetti and Onsmith and some newcomers from Columbia College’s comic art program. 618 S. Michigan. colum.edu/deps

...of free-flowing energy. Also showing: new work by Tiffany Pascal and Lynn Christine Kelly. 2156 N. Damen. arcgallery.org

...less inclined to invest in experimental electronic art, Bartlett also shows new collages and drawings. 8 S. Michigan, SUITE 620. bgfa.us

...accidental death of thousands of migratory birds as they smash into the city’s skyscrapers. 217 N. Carpenter. chicagoartistscoalition.org

...everything from the “stupid to the sublime.” (Think Joseph Cornell with a sense of humor.) 2124 N. Damen. firecatprojects.org

5020 S. Cornell. hydeparkart.org

Through 8/16 Bourque, Bondgren & Bourbon. Using high-key color and collage, the painters Rob Bondgren and Loretta Bourque create highly charged portraits of gender identities, from the gay male and feminine perspectives. 327 N. Aberdeen. lindawarrenprojects.com

1542 N. Milwaukee. lvl3gallery.com

Through 8/16 Bernard Williams: The Dark Came Down. One can always expect to see formal innovations in a Williams exhibition. New work includes glossy black car bumpers clumped into impressive arrangements on the walls, like giant plastic gargoyle faces. 835 W. Washington. thomasmccormick.com

...seem to slide off the walls, crawl on the floor, and interact with sculptural objects. 1431 W. Chicago. themissionprojects.com

...these curios—all crafted by women (Lilli Carré, Laura Davis, Carol Jackson, and Diane Simpson). 2154 W. Division. moniquemeloche.com

...comeback for him. Also showing: new works by sculptor Lucy Slivinski and painter Ann Worthing. 942 W. Lake. packergallery.com

...heavy doses of humor and horror. A stolen magic bear suit drives the plot here. 1000 N. California. peanutgallerychicago.com

...into brushstrokes. Contorted poses lend a psychological dimension. Also showing: new paintings by Greg Murr. 210 W. Superior. perimetergallery.com

8/1–30 Bob Palmieri: Lies. It’s no wonder that Palmieri’s photographs depict musicians in spirited performance or candid repose, for the photographer is a musician, too. His empathetic vision extends to architectural details and urban inhabitants. 300 W. Superior. rangefindergallery.com

8/16 Summer Shorts. Sometimes a backyard is the perfect site for a summer outdoor theatre. This intimate new series showcases a curated selection of art films and literary reading performances by Chicagoans. (Rain date is 8/17). 1625 N. Richmond. summershortschicago.tumblr.com

...these prints will open your eyes and mind to artistic innovations happening across the pond. 845 W. Washington. westernexhibitions.com

...show, juried by the University of Chicago’s Monika Szewczyk, examines the power of text. 685 N. Milwaukee. womanmade.org

111 S. Michigan. artic.edu

...immense contribution to the design field. Rick Valicenti, founder of the design firm Thirst, curates. 78 E. Washington. chicagoculturalcenter.org

...typography. A historical overview of Chicago design innovations complements the new projects. Block Thirty Seven, 108 N. State. chidm.com

...Also showing: Fires Will Burn: Politically Engaged Art from the Permanent Collection (through 12/21). 935 W. Fullerton. museums.depaul.edu

...but the standout may be Haw, whose powerful portraits express everything from womanhood to mortality. 100 W. Randolph. museum.state.il.us

...crumbs and dust left over from those who came before us. Spare, haunting images predominate. 600 S. Michigan. mocp.org

...homegrown glitch art movement. Expect lots of artfully manipulated GIFs, bent circuits, and static noise. 2320 W. Chicago. uima-chicago.org

...60 now-iconic photos. Mon–Sat 9:30–4:30, Sun 12–5. $12–$14. 1601 N. Clark. chicagohistory.org

...just for one day. The colorful paintings include diverse techniques, from mosaic to textile design. 3015 W. Division. iprac.org

...a million people each year, making it one of the largest festivals in the Midwest. 1400 W. Cermak. fiestadelsol.org

Through 9/14 Learn and execute new dance steps to a live band or people-watch like crazy at this popular city-sponsored dance party. Free. Grant Park, Spirit of Music Garden, 601 S. Michigan. cityofchicago.org/city/en/depts/dca/supp_info/chicago_summerdance.html

9 hours ago

Coming Attractions: New Stretch of Retail Spaces Coming to Lincoln Avenue

A developer has recently purchased a string of buildings between 3351-3361 N. Lincoln Ave. in Lakeview, and plans to redevelop the stretch with new retail storefronts. According to Crain...

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10 things to do this weekend that aren’t Lollapalooza

3300 N. Seminary

Links Hall at Constellation, 3111 N. Western

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1400 W. Cermak

Gene Siskel Film Center, 164 N. State

St. Viator School Parking Lot, 3644 N. Kedvale

5900 N. Broadway at Thorndale

Victory Gardens Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln

U.S. Cellular Field, 333 W. 35th

  • Just think if undercover cops patrolled Lolla for weed(and other vilations )how much $ we would make during the concerts time span.

  • M F

    Nothing because it costs more to prosecute than it pays to ticket people for petty crimes.

  • Bigchibro…imagine how much money the state and city would make if "weed" was legal. It is only a matter of time and would be a huge source of revenue for our struggling state. It will be interesting to see how things are going in Colorado. I say go to Lollapalooza and smoke a big joint for me!

14 hours ago

2014 Chicago World Music Festival lineup announced

Schubas, 3159 N. Southport; 7:30 p.m. doors open open, 8 p.m. show Ages 18+

Constellation, 3111 N. Western; 7:30 p.m. doors open, 8 p.m. show Ages 18+

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Jay Pritzker Pavilion, Millennium Park, 201 E. Randolph; 6 p.m.

Old Town School of Folk Music ­ The Gary and Laura Maurer Hall, 4544 North Lincoln; 8 p.m. doors open, 8:30 p.m. show

Chicago Cultural Center, Preston Bradley Hall, 78 E. Washington St., 3rd Floor; 9 p.m.-9 a.m.

Chicago SummerDance, ­Spirit of Music Garden in Grant Park,  601 South Michigan ..

Indian Boundary Park, 2500 W. Lunt Ave.; 6 p.m.

Northeastern Illinois University Auditorium Steinberg Fine Arts Center, 3701 W. Bryn Mawr; 7:30 p.m.

Martyrs’, 3855 North Lincoln; 9:30 p.m. Ages 21+

Willye B. White Park, 1610 W. Howard; Noon

Mayne Stage, 1328 W. Morse; 7 p.m. Ages 18+

City Winery, 1200 W. Randolph; 6 p.m. doors open, 8 p.m. show

Old Town School of Folk Music ­Szold Hall, 4545 N. Lincoln; 6:30 p.m. doors open, 7 p.m. show

Thalia Hall, 1807 S. Allport St.; 6:30 p.m. doors open, 7:30 p.m. show Ages 17+

The Hideout, 1354 W. Wabansia; 8 p.m. doors open, 9 p.m. show Ages 18+

DePaul University Concert Hall, 800 W. Belden; 7:30 p.m. doors open, 8 p.m. show

National Museum of Mexican Art, 1852 W. 19th St.; 8:30 p.m. doors open, 9 p.m. show

Chop Shop, 2033 W. North Ave.; 9 p.m. doors open, 10 p.m. show

University of Chicago Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts, 915 E. 60th St.; 6:30 p.m. doors open, 7 p.m. show

Community Café, Beverly Arts Center, 2407 W. 111th St.; 7 p.m.

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10 Things to Do

...tracks on https://san-fermin.squarespace.com/#music). August 2, 11 p.m. $18. Schubas, 3159 N. Southport Ave., 773-525-2508...

...the punchlines and reciting the dialogue. August 6, 7 p.m. $15. Music Box Theatre, 3733 N. Southport Ave., 773-871-6604...

...and has done well enough to be extended. Through October 26. $25-$65. Mercury Theater, 3745 N. Southport Ave., 773-325-1700...

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...p.m. (Part 2). $11 for one film, $15 for both. Gene Siskel Film Center, 164 N. State St., 312-846-2800...

...of many of his most notable songs. August 4, 8 p.m. $25. City Winery, 1200 W. Randolph St., 312-733-9463...

...a refund of $1-$6 determined by the role of a die. The Neo-Futurarium, 5153 N. Ashland Ave., 773-878-4557...

17 hours ago

Green City sprouts a class

Details: $65 per class; Give Me Some Sugar, 2205 W. Belmont Ave.; register online at givesugar.com/calendar or call Give Me Some Sugar at 773-281-3154.

19 hours ago

John Baker's performance picture perfect

Wrigley Field, 1060 West Addison Street, Chicago, IL 60613, USA

20 hours ago

Noah Properties’ single-family asks $3.2M in Bucktown

3615 N Lakewood, sold for $2,900,000.

1041 W Wellington, sold at $2,650,000.

1520 W George, sold for $2,040,000.

1518 W George, sold for $1,890,000.

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A new home from Noah Properties that’s nearing completion at 2163 N Oakley in Bucktown is the company’s highest-priced offering yet: $3,199,900.

1250 W Schubert, sold at $2,150,000.

1131 W Lill, sold for $1,825,000.

2342 N Wayne, sold for $1,652,000.

1660 N Claremont, sold for $1,650,000.

20 hours ago

School of Rock Allstars @ Beat Kitchen

The Beat Kitchen hosts two evenings of School of Rock graduates, featuring some of the most talented students of the school. Doors open at 4:00pm, show starts at 5:00pm. Full details and advance tickets at the Beat Kitchen site. Beat Kitchen: 2100 West Belmont Avenue. (773) 281-4444.

20 hours ago

Physical Festival @ Links Hall

...Physical Festival of physical theatre runs July 25-Aug. 2 in Links Hall at Constellation, 3111 N. Western Ave. Tonight's performance is Scratch Night, a collection of samples of current projects from seven...

20 hours ago

Nelarusky ft. Twin Shadow @ Metro

Nelarusky, an annual benefit concert for Special Olympics, is tonight at the Metro, 3730 N. Clark St. This year's lineup features Twin Shadow, Sylvan Esso and Santah. Tickets are $26. Doors open at 6pm, show's at 7pm. 18+

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DNAinfo.com Chicago: Rahm backs six-month moratorium on SRO conversions, demolitions

“We needed a little bit more time to iron out what a final proposal might look like,” said Pawar, whose ward has one SRO at the Lake View YMCA, 3333 N. Marshfield Ave.

  • Robert Rohdenburg Affordable Housing Activist for ONE Northside

    City Council SRO Moratorium/Chicago For All Update:
    The SRO Conversion/Demolition moratorium ordinance, introduced last month, will be the subject of:
    Wed 7/23 ,10am in City Council Chambers, Public Hearing of the Council's Housing and Real Estate Committee Speakers, both official and public, will have the opportunity to be heard on...

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    City Council SRO Moratorium/Chicago For All Update:
    The SRO Conversion/Demolition moratorium ordinance, introduced last month, will be the subject of:
    Wed 7/23 ,10am in City Council Chambers, Public Hearing of the Council's Housing and Real Estate Committee Speakers, both official and public, will have the opportunity to be heard on the currently in effect moratorium.
    Wed 7/30, 10am City Council Chambers vote on the Moratorium ordinance. A pre-vote press conference is planned between 9am-10am, People attending the press conference should arrive on the second Floor of City Hall at about 8:45

    Meetings with the lawyers, stakeholders, and the city on the Chicago For All ordinance have been and will be continuing during the next two months. Chicago For All ordinance is still expected to have hearings and a vote in the City Council Septembe, meeting, although this may change.

  • Robert Rohdenburg Affordable Housing Activist for ONE Northside

    The SRO conversion/demolition moratorium ordinance was passed by the Chicago Committee on Housing and Real Estate this morning by a voice vote. The only person who gave a no vote and a anti-moratorium speech was my former Alderman James Cappleman, who left long before any pro-moratorium testimony was given.
    Wed 7/30 a press conference is planned between 9-10 am prior to the 10am start of the City council meeting which should vote on the moratorium.

  • Robert Rohdenburg Affordable Housing Activist for ONE Northside

    The SRO conversion/demolition permit moratorium ordinance passed City Council today by a 47-0 vote. Ald. Cappleman who was the only "no" vote at last Wed. 7/23 City Council Housing Committee Hearing, actually voted yes today. The up to six-month moratorium is a temporary measure prior to the re-introduction with new...

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    The SRO conversion/demolition permit moratorium ordinance passed City Council today by a 47-0 vote. Ald. Cappleman who was the only "no" vote at last Wed. 7/23 City Council Housing Committee Hearing, actually voted yes today. The up to six-month moratorium is a temporary measure prior to the re-introduction with new incentives for developers of the revised "Chicago For All" ordinance to protect the affordability of SRO housing in Chicago. The revised "Chicago For All" ordinance is still expected in September. Many people , groups, stakeholders, including ONE Northside, aldermen, the City, CHA, and developers are working hard to complete this process. All stakeholders' views are being listened to and seriously considered.

27 hours ago

Principal Principle tells it like it is about teaching in Chicago

Principal Principle Through 8/17: Thu-Sat 8 PM, Sun 3 PM, Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont, 773-975-8150, theaterwit.org, $20-$32

31 hours ago

Noted fishmonger coming to Lakeview

...family-friendly fish market and restaurant in the 6,500 square foot building located at 1258 W. Belmont Ave. The site most recently housed a La Gondola Italian restaurant, Joey’s Brickhouse, an Italian...

31 hours ago

Pop-Up 'Pedestrian Plazas' Will Let You Picnic in the Street in Lakeview

Earlier this week, it was announced that the investment firm L3 Capital bought $3.5 million worth of buildings at Lincoln and Roscoe. The stretch from 3351-3361 N. Lincoln Ave. will be remodeled to maximize retail space.

Earlier this week, it was announced that the investment firm L3 Capital bought $3.5 million worth of buildings at Lincoln and Roscoe. The stretch from 3351-3361 N. Lincoln Ave. will be remodeled to maximize retail space.

31 hours ago

Five Surprisingly Good Chicago Desserts Made of Vegetables

1652 W. Belmont Ave., Roscoe Village, 773-687-8442

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120 E. Delaware Pl., Gold Coast, 312-799-4900

1460 W. Chicago Ave., Noble Square, 312-243-7100

671 N. St. Clair St., Streeterville, 312-642-1800

809 W. Randolph St., West Town, 312-492-6262

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Updated 32 hours ago

Osmium: Dark Matter Opens A New Coffee Outpost In Lakeview

Dark Matter has opened up a new outpost in Lakeview called Osmium (1117 W. Belmont Ave.), joining their roastery and espresso bar “the Mothership” (738 N. Western Ave.) and Star Lounge Coffee Bar (2521 W. Chicago Ave.) in their empire.

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Dark Matter has opened up a new outpost in Lakeview called Osmium (1117 W. Belmont Ave.), joining their roastery and espresso bar “the Mothership” (738 N. Western Ave.) and Star Lounge Coffee Bar (2521 W. Chicago Ave.) in their empire.

Dark Matter has opened up a new outpost in Lakeview called Osmium (1117 W. Belmont Ave.), joining their roastery and espresso bar “the Mothership” (738 N. Western Ave.) and Star Lounge Coffee Bar (2521 W. Chicago Ave.) in their empire.

  • Yay Dark Matter! Community-minded people roasting extraordinary coffee. I urge anyone who loves coffee to give them a try, if you haven't already.

35 hours ago

New poll bolsters Emanuel

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New buyer emerges for Chicago Public Schools HQ Crain's Chicago Business: A venture of Blue Star Properties will invest more than $30 million renovating 125 S. Clark St., founder Craig Golden estimates.

35 hours ago

Chicago Market Days Parties

$40 hard-copy Neverland tix (no service fee) in  Boystown boutiques XO Studio and Egoist Underwear. Best way to avoid service charges or the $50 door cover.  THE METRO  3730 N. Clark

...now at houseofblues.com, The House of Blues Chicago box office and CRAM FASHION located 3331 N. Broadway, Chicago...

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House of Blues Chicago, 329 N Dearborn St

37 hours ago

Cubs win longest game in team history

Wrigley Field, 1060 West Addison Street, Chicago, IL 60613, USA

37 hours ago

Cubs beat Rockies 4-3 in longest game in team history

Wrigley Field, 1060 West Addison Street, Chicago, IL 60613, USA

39 hours ago

Cubs anticipate lots of trade action Wednesday

Wrigley Field, 1060 West Addison Street, Chicago, IL 60613, USA

44 hours ago

THEATER REVIEW Who Is Gabi Grayskull?

Playwrights: Becca Levine, John Loos and Alex Vanover-Miller. At: The Brendas at The Public House Theatre, 3914 N. Clark St. Tickets: 800-650-6449 or www.pubhousetheatre.com; $10. Runs through: Aug. 28

44 hours ago

Events Wed., July 30 - Thursday, Aug. 7

...music, peer support, adult supervision, referrals and education. 5:00pm - 7:00pm Broadway Youth Center, 615 W Wellington Ave., www.genderadvocates.org/Tyra/TYRADropIn.html

Documentary Just Gender screening Film explores the world of transgender people. Note: A certain number of tickets must be purchased in advance for the film screening to go forward. 7:30pm Landmark Century Centre Cinema 2828 N. Clark St., Tickets: gathr.us/screening/8358 .

...made at the door by cash, check or credit card ). 6:00pm - 9:00pm Sidetrack 3349 N Halsted St

...registration; $15 at the door. lkarlic@centeronhalsted.org 6:30pm - 8:30pm Center on Halsted 3656 N Halsted 773-661-0954 JustDickinAround.com

We Only Talk in #Hashtag Featuring the return of Billboard dance artist #LUCIANA performing her hits "U B The Bass," "I'm Still Hot," "Primitive," and "You Only Talk In #Hashtag." 11:00pm - 2:00am Roscoe's Tavern 3356 N Halsted St www.roscoes.com .

...tickets to see Perry in concert. 11:00am - 4:00pm Kit Kat Lounge & Supper Club 3700 N Halsted St., 773-525-1111; Tickets: KitKatChicago.com...

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...an out recording artist and championship women's football player. 8:00pm City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph St., Tickets: www.citywinery.com

Lollapalooza Lollapalooza is a three-day music festival ( through Aug. 3 ) with more than 100 popular alternative rock, punk rock, heavy metal, and hip hop bands; comedy and dance; and craft booths. 12:00pm - 12:00am Grant Park 337 E. Randolph St., lineup.lollapalooza.com/events/2013/08/02/ .

...large insects.$25 general admission. $35 preferred seating. First show 7pm 9:30pm Mayne Stage, 1328 W Morse Ave., 773-381-4551 www.maynestage.com...

...on by for our last Saturday School. 10:00am - 12:00pm Hyde Park Art Center 5020 S. Cornell www.hydeparkart.org...

...oeuvres, silent auction, short films on gender-related topics. 7:00pm - 10:00pm Kinowerks Studio, 5645 N. Ravenswood Ave., Chicago Tickets: www.chicagohouse.org ./?post_events=transreelization

...True stories from featured performers. 21+. Tix $15, available online. 7:30pm Mary's Attic 5400 N Clark St., Tickets: www.yourebeingridiculous.com...

...14 cover/2-drink minimum ) 10:30pm - 11:30pm Davenport's Piano Bar and Cabaret 1383 N Milwaukee Ave davenportspianobar.com Tickets: davenportspianobar.com...

...welcome. First Monday of every month. Room 722 6:00pm - 7:30pm Asian Human Services 4753 N. Broadway 7th Floor www.chicagoi2i.org...

...to corey@theafa.org or by phone. 6:30pm - 8:30pm Women & Children First Bookstore 5233 N Clark St 718-853-1411 Tickets: www.theafa.org...

Miles Away For Sissy and Ron, two desperate pool hustlers holed up in a cheap hotel, a brutal cycle of dependency, betrayal, and hope comes to a head. 7:30pm - 9:30pm The Side Project Theatre 1439 W Jarvis Ave http://www,thesideproject.net Tickets: www.thesideproject.net .

...Aug. 9. Open to the general public, unless noted. Registration required. $30. University of Chicago, 5733 S. University Ave., www.brownpapertickets.com/event/740948...

44 hours ago

Storytelling show OUTspoken! at Sidetrack Aug. 5

OUTspoken! is a new storytelling show presented at Sidetrack, 3349 N. Halsted St. Storytellers identify as LBGTQ.

44 hours ago

Knight at the Movies: Marvel's Guardians...; Lucy; film notes

—The Music Box Theatre, 3733 N. Southport Ave.—in partnership with the Cultural Service at the Consulate General of France in Chicago—is presenting the fourth annual Chicago French Film Festival July 31-Aug. 5.

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...annual Black Harvest Film Festival runs Aug. 1-28 at the Gene Siskel Film Center, 164 N. State St. The fest celebrates the diversity of the Black experience in the United States and around...

44 hours ago

THEATER REVIEW The Jungle

Playwright: Matt Foss, adapted from Upton Sinclair's novel. At: Oracle Productions, 3809 N. Broadway. Tickets: www.publicaccesstheatre.org; free ( but reservations essential ). Runs through: Sept. 6

44 hours ago

THEATER REVIEW Hellish Half-Light

Playwright: Samuel Beckett. At: Mary-Arrchie Theatre Compay at Angel Island, 731 W. Sheridan Rd. Tickets: 773-871-0442; www.ticketweb.com; $25. Runs through: Aug. 30

44 hours ago

THEATER REVIEW Me, My Mom & Sharmila

By Jerry Dye. Playwright: Fawzia Mirza. At: Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont Ave. Tickets: 773-975-8150 or theaterwit.org; $20. Runs through: Aug. 9

44 hours ago

SCOTTISH PLAY SCOTT Grand-scale Greek drama

Studio BE, 3110 N. Sheffield Ave., will be renamed MCL Chicago starting Tuesday, Aug. 5. The new acronym signifies the organization's focus on music, comedy and live performance.

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...Our Tragic plays from Saturday, Aug. 2, through Sunday, Oct. 5, at The Den Theatre, 1329 N. Milwaukee Ave. Preview performances run through Aug. 9. Curtain times are 8 p.m. Fridays ( Parts 1...

The Second City, Inc. recently signed a lease with Old Town Development Associates, L.L.C., to expand into additional space at Pipers Alley, 230 W. North Ave. The Second City is taking over the four-screen AMC movie theater on the second floor, which had been vacant since 2011.

44 hours ago

Physical Festival @ Links Hall

...Physical Festival of physical theatre runs July 25-Aug. 2 in Links Hall at Constellation, 3111 N. Western Ave. Tonight's performance is The Wild Party Variety Hour at 7pm; see the schedule for...

44 hours ago

Cubs Game Day: Tied at 3 after 12

Wrigley Field, 1060 West Addison Street, Chicago, IL 60613, USA

44 hours ago

Levine: Bonifacio Could Be Next Cub To Go

Is there another big deal to be made by the front office at Clark and Addison?

44 hours ago

Suburban teens warm up for Lollapalooza performance

...a performance at Schuba's in Chicago. They were chosen to be part of the 2014 School of Rock All-Star Tour.They'll perform at clubs for a week before taking...

46 hours ago

Strangers in a bar...

Go: 8 p.m. Thursday through Aug. 24 at the Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport Ave.

2 days ago

L3 Capital Buys $3.5 Million Worth of Lakeview Property: Report

The retail investment firm recently bought $3.5 million worth of property at the corner of Lincoln and Roscoe (3351-3361 N. Lincoln Ave.), according to one of the firm's principals.

The retail investment firm recently bought $3.5 million worth of property at the corner of Lincoln and Roscoe (3351-3361 N. Lincoln Ave.), according to one of the firm's principals.

2 days ago

Photos! Lincoln Park's Etno Village Grill expanding

We've really enjoyed the food at Etno Village Grill at 2850 N Lincoln Avenue in Lincoln Park since they opened.  Great flavor and good value.  Bob took a couple...

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...a couple shots of the expansion construction after a walk-through of our listing at 1307 W Wrightwood down the street.  We work and cross through Lincoln Park near Etno often and look...

2 days ago

Loggins rocks Elk Grove Village tonight

The free concert begins at 7 p.m. on the Village Green, 901 Wellington Ave. between the municipal complex and library.

2 days ago

Invisible Sustainability: Starting from the Drawingboard

moss | 1754 West Byron Street | Chicago, Illinois 60613 | 773.857.5533 | site hosted by 100% solar energy

2 days ago

Chicago's First Bitcoin ATM Debuts in Lakeview

"It doesn't really cost anything. In fact, it's cheaper than most credit cards," said Jorge Flores, who owns Cassava Bread at 3338 N. Clark St.

2 days ago

Attend This Lollaplooza Aftershow And Support Special Olympics

Buy tickets to the show before it sells out for $25. Nelarusky is an 18+ show and starts at 7 p.m. on July 30. The Metro is located at 3730 N. Clark.

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