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Big Roosevelt Collection Retail News: Lululemon, The Container Store and Banana Republic Coming to the Sloop

A McCaffery spokeswoman also confirmed that Banana Republic, a unit of San Francisco-based Gap Inc., leased 7,500 square feet in the shopping center at 150 W. Roosevelt Road, west of Clark Street. She declined to confirm the names of the other new tenants or discuss their leases.  

7 Townhouses Coming to 1900 S. Calumet

ASAP Wellness Center Moving into 730 S. Dearborn

First Draft (649 S. Clark) Opening Around April 20...

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Get a Look at Madison Aberdeen Place, the West Loop's New Luxury Rentals

...Arkadia Tower has climbed to more than half its full 33-story height. And, at Adams and Aberdeen, Belgravia Group is adding 89 condos to its multi-stage development of the block...

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Launch gallery 20-22 N Aberdeen Place, with 54 apartments opening July 1.

The Google-anchored 1K Fulton office development at Fulton and Morgan may be the start of a new upscale building boom that’s steadily taking up the West Loop’s leftover lots. And part of it—Madison Aberdeen Place—is the first of a big crop of under-construction projects to come to market.

...like-designed four-story apartment blocks set to conquer the block. Two, at 3 and 4 North Aberdeen, opened fully leased last August. And now two adjoining buildings at 20-22 North Aberdeen...

Michigan Avenue is also at work on separate neighborhood projects: a 36-unit apartment block at Warren Street and Ashland Avenue that begins pre-leasing this fall, and another four-story pairing at 1237-1245 W Madison with 71 units.

...bring 216 high-rent households into the center of the neighborhood later this year. At Adams and Halsted, the 350-unit Arkadia Tower has climbed to more than half its full 33-story...

...for a boutique Nobu hotel and restaurant backed by Robert DeNiro on a parcel at Randolph and Peoria; and Sterling Bay is planning a 100-plus-room hotel adjacent to its 1K Fulton...

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Hot Dogs and Chicago - An Iconic Art Exhibit Opens at Robert Morris University

Fri, Apr 25, 2014 5:00 to 8:00 p.m.

Chicago is known for its iconic hot dogs, and when you combine that idea with iconic images of the city itself, it makes for a great art exhibition.

The State Street Gallery at Robert Morris University is pleased to announce the opening of the exhibition of oil paintings by Bruce Cascia and Nick Paciorek. The exhibit will be open to the public through June 26, 2014. A reception will be held on April 25, 2014, 5-8 pm. Bruce Cascia will be present.

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In the News: CPS' air conditioning tab would be $100 million

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FBI informant on tape hugging man before shooting him: prosecutors

Andrews, 37, was caught on tape walking up to Darren Ray on Saturday and giving him a hug in the 2900 block of West Flournoy, Runk said.

Judge James Brown ordered Andrews, of the 2400 block of West Lexington, held without bond Tuesday.

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    Please do more investigative reporting on the PROCESS of arresting and classifications of deathl. If you find the "cause of death" to be inconsistent with the ruling...please do what the Chicago Magazine did. Report and release your information.

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An Update on the Northerly Island Transformation

7 Townhouses Coming to 1900 S. Calumet

ASAP Wellness Center Moving into 730 S. Dearborn

First Draft (649 S. Clark) Opening Around April 20...

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Darren Aronofsky's Noah tells the story by the book

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Oberweis apologizes as GOP leaders urge action on immigration

...and Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner also spoke at the event at the Chicago Club, 81 E. Van Buren...

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Construction underway on new South Loop condos

A Komatsu hydraulic excavator, a team of surveyors and a supervisory crew from Lend Lease were on-site at 1345 S Wabash in the South Loop yesterday, preparing for the construction of a 15-story high-rise condo building.

Pre-construction prices start at $218,900 for 1-bedrooms and $289,900 for 2-bedroom, 2-bath homes. A sales center is open at 1620 S Michigan.

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Taste of Vietnam @ Banh Mi & Co.

For their April "Taste of Vietnam" event, Banh Mi & Co's Loop location (214 W. Van Buren) will celebrate Vietnamese soups from 5 to 8pm. For $15, guests can enjoy complimentary regional...

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Women & Children First, 5233 N. Clark St., hosts a World Book Night pickup event -- stop by to get a copy of one of several free books being offered by local authors. Learn more here.

From 6 p.m.-9 p.m. tonight, Senza (2873 N Broadway) is featuring a five-course wine dinner prepared by executive chef Noah Sandoval. Courses include...

...Love of Molly Louvain, starring Ann Dvorak, tonight at 7:30pm at the Patio Theater, 6008 W. Irving Park Rd. The film will be introduced by Christina Rice, author of Ann Dvorak: Hollywood's Forgotten...

Swedish duo The Knife plays the Aragon Ballroom, 1106 W. Lawrence Ave., tonight Tickets are $35. Doors open at 7:30pm, show's at 8:30pm.

...of Sound Opinions at the Movies tonight at 7:30pm at the Music Box Theatre, 3733 N. Southport Ave. The film is Almost Famous, and Greg and Jim will talk about the film's...

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West Loop Families + Chicago Urban Family Childcare & School Fair

Sat, May 17, 2014 10am - 1pm

Join us as at this much-anticipate school fair, where top Chicago schools and childcare centers will exhibit and teachers, administrators and parents will be available to share information, answer questions and offer guidance. Entrance is free and open to the public.

Attendees will also learn about enrichment programs and businesses that cater to young children and their families. Organizations offering language, tutoring, music, dance, art, sports and indoor activities will be among the exhibitors.

There will be a guest speaker, a Family Connections Play Area for kids, a children's author, and so much more. Visit www.chicagoschoolfair.com for details and to register - this is a free event at the Crowne Plaza Chicago Metro in the West Loop!

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