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Anyone know what's going on? There are two helicopters stationary around the Damen and Addison area.

  • Just heard on NPR that there was a pin-in accident at Damen and Irving Park, so perhaps it's related to that.

  • Kelly B Beaucastel's Mom

    VP Biden is also in town, somewhere on the Edens.

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Ventra U-Pass Found Belonging to Emily Stone

I found a Ventra U-Pass at the corner of Winchester and Ainslie this morning. If any of you know of an Emily Stone that lives in the neighborhood, or is a friend of hers that lives in the area, let me know.

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THEATER REVIEW At Last: A Tribute to Etta James

Playwright: Jackie Taylor. At: Black Ensemble Theatre, 4450 N. Clark St. Tickets: 773-769-4451; www.blackensemble.org; $55-$65. Runs through: Dec. 28

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SCOTTISH PLAY SCOTT Theatrical puzzle pieces

Devil's Day Off continues its world premiere run through Nov. 22 at Signal Ensemble Theatre, 1802 W. Berenice Ave. Performances are at 8 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays with 3 p.m. matinees on Sundays. Tickets are $23 and $15 for students and seniors. Call 773-698-7389 or visit signalensemble.com .

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Pechakucha @ Martyrs'

Pechakucha returns to Martyrs', 3855 N. Lincoln Ave., tonight. Featured this month are Peter Exley, Meida McNeal, Matthew Silva, Emmanuel Pratt, Carlos Matallana...

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Cycling Sonoma and Designing Sustainable Wineries

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

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Introducing a 3-D carving machine quiet enough for your home office

...High-Hat Club opened this month in the space formerly occupied by Katerina's at 1920 W. Irving Park Road in North Center. Serving cocktails and Creole-Italian cuisine, owner Michael Polino's new nightclub...

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New storefront gallery Sector 2337 opened its first art exhibit Oct. 16 at 2337 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Logan Square. Run by Caroline Picard and Devin King, who formerly oversaw Green Lantern...

...open RoscoeBooks, a general bookstore with an emphasis on children's books, in November at 2142 W. Roscoe St. in Roscoe Village. . . .Joe Koenig recently opened Make Ideas Reality Communications, a public relations business...

...residential project including a 41,000-square-foot Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market, has opened at 47th Street and Cottage Grove Avenue in Bronzeville. Mayor Rahm Emanuel and other officials cut the ribbon Oct. 14. The $46...

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