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The Mavericks sound like they’re having more fun than ever on their fizzy new album Brand New Day

Fri 5/5, 8 PM, Thalia Hall, 1807 S. Allport, sold out, all-ages

    The Mavericks sound like they're having more fun than ever on their fizzy new album Brand New Day
    Quirky Americana band the Mavericks ended a nine-year hiatus in 2012 by picking up exactly where they left off, embracing a sprawling admixture of styles with more energy and ambition than ever before. Unfortunately their 2013 comeback album, In Time , was a bloated affair, written as though they were desperate to make up for lost time.
    http://www.chicagoreader.com

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Intro Chef Opening New Pilsen Restaurant This Summer

...abbreviation for something, but the opening announcement didn't say what) will be located at 1239 W. 18th St. in Pilsen. Normally, the phrase "elevated interpretations of familiar dishes" in an announcement makes me...

    Intro Chef Opening New Pilsen Restaurant This Summer
    Intro continues to impress. This is largely thanks to the work of Chef Stephen Gillanders, who first came to Intro as one of its rotating cast of chefs, but ended up staying on and becoming a partner in the restaurant. Gillanders is now striking out on his own, with a new restaurant in Pilsen called S.K.Y.
    http://chicagoist.com

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The ultimate guide to vintage and thrift shopping in Chicago

1425 W. 18th St. 312-850-2510

1147 W. 18th St. 773-930-6977

1430 W. 18th St. 312-243-5915

1346 W. 18th St. 312-929-2441

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These vintage goods are on-the-go and can be found around the city—sometimes, the country—in their ’76 Dodge RV. Follow these fashionable ladies on Instagram to find out where they’ll be next or hit up their shop on Etsy.

1934 S. Wabash Ave. 312-496-3022

6130 N. Broadway 773-743-5444

1151 W. Berwyn Ave. 773-907-2225

6124 N. Broadway 773-313-3614

1500 E. 53rd St. 872-244-7477

5305 S. Hyde Park Blvd. 773-675-6114

2600 W. Fullerton Ave. 773-904-7634

1770 W. Berteau Ave. 773-447-8527

1658 N. Wells St. 312-291-9126

629 W. Cermak Road 773-492-1315

6025 W. Irving Park Road 773-283-1653

4325 N. Ravenswood Ave. 773-348-0622

4222 N. Ravenswood Ave. 847-475-5025

330 N. Clark St. 312-755-1266

917 N. Ashland Ave. 773-698-6118

1452 W. Chicago Ave. 312-508-3398

1840 W. Hubbard St. 312-733-0098

432 W. Chicago Ave. 312-526-3164

1478 N. Milwaukee Ave. 773-227-9558

1323 N. Milwaukee Ave. 773-252-6996

2545 W. North Ave. 773-943-0710

1721 W. North Ave. 773-235-5797

1472 N. Milwaukee Ave. 773-772-4296

1528 N. Milwaukee Ave. 773-276-7002

1507 N. Milwaukee Ave. 773-384-7880

2501 W. Chicago Ave. 872-817-7116

    The ultimate guide to vintage and thrift shopping in Chicago
    One man's trash is another man's treasure. Or, in the case of these Chicago thrift and vintage shops, everything is a treasure just waiting to be dusted off and given some love. If you're looking for that one-of-a-kind statement piece to give your wardrobe a chance to stand out, these shops are the spots to hit first.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

46 hours ago

Weekend picks: Gilbert Gottfried brings the voice you can't forget to Zanies

...by Wesley Stace (aka John Wesley Harding) at Thalia Hall Saturday, April 29. Thalia Hall, 1807 S. Allport St., Chicago. $26-$360. (312) 526-3851 or thaliahallchicago.com. 8 p.m. Saturday, April 29

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...famed for his signature screeching voice, performs this week at three Zanies locations: first at 1548 N. Wells St., Chicago. (312) 337-4027; then at Pheasant Run Resort, 4051 E. Main St., St. Charles...

...Friday and are at two locations: the Music Institute of Chicago's Nichols Concert Hall, 1490 Chicago Ave., Evanston; and North Park University's Anderson Chapel, 5149 Spaulding Ave., Chicago. Full festival pass...

...the "Little House on the Prairie" series of books, at the Glen Ellyn History Center, 800 N. Main St. Keyes shares the experiences that inspired Wilder's writings about pioneer life. The program is...

...benefits Hope for the Day, a Chicago-based suicide awareness and outreach program. Cobra Lounge, 235 N. Ashland, Chicago. $10-$12. (312) 226-6300 or cobralounge.com. 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April...

Arsenio Hall ("Coming to America," "The Arsenio Hall Show") performs an intimate standup comedy gig on Saturday at City Winery, 1200 W. Randolph St., Chicago. $35-$48. (312) 733-9463 or citywinery.com/chicago. 10 p.m. Saturday, April 29

Afterlife featuring Kings of Class, Bentley Dean, Nikho and more: 10 p.m. Saturday, April 29, Annex Nightclub, 1958 W. North Ave., Chicago. $5; free before midnight. House, electronic. (630) 291-5986 or afterlifechi.com.

First Jason, Devangelist, Fools' Brew, Gorphanage: 8 p.m. Sunday, April 30, at Elbo Room, 2871 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago. $8. (773) 549-5549 or elboroomlive.com.

deadmau5: 9 p.m. Thursday, May 4, Aragon Ballroom, 1106 W. Lawrence Ave., Chicago. Tickets start at $71. (773) 561-9500 or aragonballroom.com.

    Weekend picks: Gilbert Gottfried brings the voice you can't forget to Zanies
    Get ready to laugh when comedian Gilbert Gottfried, famed for his signature screeching voice, performs this week at three Zanies locations: first at 1548 N. Wells St., Chicago. (312) 337-4027; then at Pheasant Run Resort, 4051 E. Main St., St. Charles. (630) 524-0001; then at MB Financial Park, 5437 Park Place, Rosemont.
    http://www.dailyherald.com

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Stephen Gillanders Leaving LEYE’s Intro to Open New Pilsen Restaurant

Construction continues at the 2,800-square-foot site at 1239 W. 18th St., inside a former clinic. After spending time at Intro, which LEYE billed as kind of an incubator for young culinary talent, Gillanders is ready to assume the daunting task of giving Chicagoans something unique.

    Stephen Gillanders Leaving LEYE's Intro to Open New Pilsen Restaurant
    Don't describe S.K.Y. as a "fusion restaurant"
    http://chicago.eater.com

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Intro Chef Opening Restaurant Across From Dusek's In Pilsen This Summer

Chef Stephen Gillanders, executive chef and partner at Lettuce Entertain You's Intro, will open S.K.Y., a new restaurant at 1239 W. 18th St. in Pilsen late this summer. 

The space, located at the corner of 18th and Allport, is undergoing a complete renovation, and when completed, will offer a casual, minimalistic design. 

    Intro Chef Opening Restaurant Across From Dusek's In Pilsen This Summer
    PILSEN - A new restaurant helmed by the executive chef of Intro in Lincoln Park will open up across from Dusek's in Pilsen this summer. Chef Stephen Gillanders, executive chef and partner at Lettuce Entertain You's Intro, will open S.K.Y., a new restaurant at 1239 W. 18th St.
    https://www.dnainfo.com

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In the music spotlight: Wesley Stace

* The Jayhawks, Wesley Stace, 8 p.m. Apr. 29, Thalia Hall, 1807 S. Allport, $26; thaliahallchicago.com.

    In the music spotlight: Wesley Stace
    With the autobiographical nature of his 2013 album " Self-Titled," Wesley Stace shed 25 years of identity as John Wesley Harding to reclaim his own name as a musician. Stace had published three novels under his given name by then, followed by 2014's Wonderkid.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

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    NEW 2 STORY SINGLE FAMILY RESIDENCE WITH BASEMENT, NEW STAIRS TO THE PENTHOUSE, 200 LINEAR FEET OF NEW 6 FT X 200 LF WOOD FENCE & 4 FT X 44 LF METAL & BRICK FENCE. ALL WORK AS PER PLANS.

    2128 S. May St. Issued April 24, 2017 Comment

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Music notes: Remada cuts a harder edge on 'Blackout' release

...by Wesley Stace (aka John Wesley Harding) at Thalia Hall Saturday, April 29. Thalia Hall, 1807 S. Allport St., Chicago. $26-$360. (312) 526-3851 or thaliahallchicago.com. 8 p.m. Saturday, April 29

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...benefits Hope for the Day, a Chicago-based suicide awareness and outreach program. Cobra Lounge, 235 N. Ashland, Chicago. $10-$12. (312) 226-6300 or cobralounge.com. 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April...

    Music notes: Remada cuts a harder edge on 'Blackout' release
    Rock/hip-hop crossover band Remada hinted at something heavier with the release of its latest single "A Better Tomorrow" back in March. The band celebrates the release of the new album "The Blackout" on Saturday, April 29, with a show with Heartsick, Gravesend, UnderFire and OUTDrejas at Cobra Lounge.
    http://www.dailyherald.com

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Pilsen's Unique New Cafe Opens With Plans For Boozy Slushies & a Rooftop Bar

The doors opened today in Pilsen to one of the more unique cafes in Chicago. Cafe Lacuna is the new restaurant from the team behind The Bagelers in Lincoln Park inside the Lacuna Lofts Arts Building at 2150 S. Canalport Ave., but expect it to be much more than bagels and coffee in the future.

    Pilsen's Unique New Cafe Opens With Plans For Boozy Slushies & a Rooftop Bar
    Read the a.m. menu for now as evening service and more will eventually arrive
    http://chicago.eater.com

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Developer unveils reworked proposal for large Pilsen site

...a public art component planned, as Gottlieb indicates plans for a “living wall” installation along 18th Street and Peoria. Cordogan, Clark & Associates, a firm is currently working with Property Markets Group on an upcoming...

    Developer unveils reworked proposal for large Pilsen site
    A new plan for Pilsen would see the creation of new park space, retail, and affordable housing units.
    http://chicago.curbed.com

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Welcome to Night Vale, the Wine Stroll, and more things to do in Chicago this week

Wed 4/26: Welcome to Night Vale, the podcast that details the odd happenings and characters populating the fictional town of Night Vale, records a live episode at Thalia Hall (1227 W. 18th) with musical guest Erin McKeown. 8 PM

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Mon 4/24: Grime artist Skepta plays Concord Music Hall (2047 N. Milwaukee) tonight. Leor Galil writes, "Skepta, who dropped his first solo mixtape in 2006, was far...

Tue 4/25: This month the Girl Talk, the show at the Hideout (1354 W. Wabansia) that features "Chicago women doing cool things," focuses on the environment with EPA attorney Nicole Cantello and EPA water expert Felicia Chase. 6:30 PM

Tue 4/25: Lady Gregory's (5254 N. Clark) hosts Julia James for a book party celebrating the release of the author's new book, The Thing About Love. Complimentary beverages and light refreshments are included. 6:30 PM

Tue 4/25: Indie-pop group Dressy Bessy plays Subterranean (2011 W. North). Erin Osmon writes, "Tammy Ealom's vocals remain as saccharine as ever, which in this instance is a good thing." 8 PM

4/26-5/7: Joffrey Ballet presents Global Visionaries at Auditorium Theatre (50 E. Congress), which features three works, including the world premiere of Episode 47 by Alexander Ekman. Wed-Fri 7:30 PM, Sat 2 and 7:30 PM, Sun 2 PM

Thu 4/27: At the Chicago Cocktail Social at Galleria Marchetti (825 W. Erie), guests can enjoy signature cocktails by mixologists from 20 local bars—including Best Intentions, Heavy Feather, Moneygun, and Scofflaw—plus appetizers and live music by Cage + Aquarium. 6:30-10 PM

Thu 4/27: SlutTalk presents Kiss & Tell at the Owl (2521 N. Milwaukee), a storytelling show about love, sex, and dating. 9:30 PM

    Welcome to Night Vale, the Wine Stroll, and more things to do in Chicago this week
    click to enlarge There's plenty to do this week. Here's some of what we recommend. Mon 4/24: Grime artist plays Concord Music Hall (2047 N. Milwaukee) tonight. Leor Galil writes, "Skepta, who dropped his first solo mixtape in 2006, was far from wet behind the ears prior to this come-up-and far from the only MC who bolstered grime's reputation-but his remarkable magnetism sets him apart."
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  • Permit issued for renovation/alteration

    PARTIAL INTERIOR BUILD-OUT OF THE SECOND FLOOR #201 WITHIN AN EXISTING 5-STORY, TYPE III-A BUILDING, OCCUPANCY CLASS: BUSINESS OFFICE CLASS E, EXISTING HVAC SYSTEM TO REMAIN WITH NEW DISTRIBUTION DUCTWORK, NO STRUCTURAL WORK AND NO PLUMBING WORK. ALL WORK AS PER PLANS. **Certified Plan Corrections Project - Conditional Permit: Subject to field inspections **

    917 W. 18th St. Issued April 21, 2017 Comment
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    REPLACE EXISTING SINK WITH 3-COMPARTMENT SINK IN SAME LOCATION

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  • Learning with Play-Doh!

    Ms. Ryan is asking for $154.82:
    My students need Play-Doh and Play-Doh tools to help them learn about letters and numbers.
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