9 hours ago

Around Town checks out the Eclipse Fest at the Adler Planetarium

1300 South Lake Shore Dr. Chicago, IL 60605 http://www.adlerplanetarium.org  Andrew Johnston Dr. Andrew Johnston oversees research at...

    Around Town checks out the Eclipse Fest at the Adler Planetarium
    1300 South Lake Shore Dr. Chicago, IL 60605 www.adlerplanetarium.org Andrew Johnston Dr. Andrew Johnston oversees research at the Adler Planetarium as Vice President for Astronomy and Collections. Johnston also performs research on environmental dynamics, geophysical processes on terrestrial planets, and the history of space exploration.
    http://wgntv.com

10 hours ago

Adler fetes solar eclipse with 30,000 free viewing glasses, block party Monday

...Adler Planetarium will be giving out 30,000 safe solar viewing glasses at the Planetarium, 1300 S. Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, starting at 9:30 a.m. Monday, Aug. 21. At Chicago's Daley Plaza...

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For those who will be downtown at the time of the eclipse, the Planetarium is setting up a viewing area at Daley Plaza, 50 W. Washington St.

...eclipse with special glasses. For ages 4 and older. The museum is at Navy Pier, 700 E. Grand Ave., Chicago. Admission is $13-$14. (312) 527-1000 or chicagochildrensmuseum.org...

    Adler fetes solar eclipse with 30,000 free viewing glasses, block party Monday
    Chicago's Adler Planetarium is one of many venues -- from the Chicago Botanic Garden to the Morton Arboretum -- hosting eclipse watch parties Monday, Aug. 21. Adler will be giving out 30,000 glasses at the Planetarium starting at 9:30 a.m. Monday.
    http://www.dailyherald.com

12 hours ago

Live coverage of eclipse

Thousands showed up at Roosevelt Road and Michigan Avenue in Chicago on Aug. 17, 2017 to score a free pair of the special eyewear before the Aug. 21 solar eclipse.

    Live coverage of eclipse
    Continual updates of the first total solar eclipse to cross mainland United States in nearly 40 years.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

19 hours ago

No. 9 Walton Getting Yet Another Height Boost — And More

The new height for No. 9 Walton (write it down) is 491 feet, four inches.  That’s 131 feet taller than little sister next door, and just a hair shorter than The Columbian (1150 South Michigan Avenue) in the South Loop. Not too shabby.

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It might be time for the construction barriers surrounding No.9 Walton (9 West Walton Street) to be re-painted with the slogan “Here we grow again!”

...to the corner of State and Walton, joining its little sister Walton on the Park (900 North State Street).  It took a little while for construction to start, for reasons that are still obvious...

    No. 9 Walton Getting Yet Another Height Boost - And More
    It might be time for the construction barriers surrounding No.9 Walton (9 West Walton Street) to be re-painted with the slogan "Here we grow again!" For the third time since it was first approved by the city, the skyscraper is going to get taller. Back in 2006, when toner first fused to paper on this [...]
    https://www.chicagoarchitecture.org

20 hours ago

20 hours ago

MBA-Photography posted 4 photos to Flickr:

27 hours ago

Flow into Fall at Restore & Rejuvenate Worksh...

...at Restore & Rejuvenate Workshop on Sat., Sept. 9 from 9am - 12pm at Ping Tom Park (1700 S. Wentworth)! We're offering three 50 minute classes for $20 that includes Inversions and Arm Balances...

    Chicago Park District
    Flow into Fall at Restore & Rejuvenate Workshop on Sat., Sept. 9 from 9am - 12pm at Ping Tom Park (1700 S. Wentworth)! We're offering three 50 minute classes for $20 that includes Inversions and...
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36 hours ago

Section 8 vouchers: Do shady participants equal a bad program?

Where once stood a magnificent garden at the corner of 8th and Wabash, now stands nothing.

    Section 8 vouchers: Do shady participants equal a bad program?
    One of the great longtime subscribers to this blog, Anneliese, reached out to me via email about my recent post "Chicago's 'Ending Veterans Homelessness Initiative.'" She had some questions about the Sec 8/Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) program and rental vouchers in general. Anneliese made some great points and raised some great questions, so I asked...
    http://www.chicagonow.com

39 hours ago

#ShotsAroundTheSloop: Blood Lake

Poke Burrito Coming Soon to 453 S. Dearborn (Just ...

Himalayan Express Opens at 606 S. Wabash; Mai Tai...

    #ShotsAroundTheSloop: Blood Lake
    A blog about the South Loop, Printer's Row, Prairie Avenue, Near South Side, Grant Park, Museum Campus in Chicago.
    http://www.sloopin.com

44 hours ago

44 hours ago

David Pirmann posted 2 photos to Flickr:
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44 hours ago

  • Permit issued for easy permit process

    INSTALL ONE 1.5 HP, AND TWO 1 HP, AIR COOLED, REMOTE, R404A, HERMETIC COPELAND COMPRESSORS, LOCATED ON TOP OF THE WALK-IN COOLERS, AND SERVING ONE WALK-IN FREEZER, AND TWO WALK-IN COOLERS.

    901 S. State St. Issued August 18, 2017 Comment

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