Apr 21

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Cash-Only Still Rules At These Chicago Bars And Restaurants

Sky-Ride Tap, 105 W. Van Buren St.

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Billy Goat, 430 N. Michigan Ave. (and other locations)

Tufano's Vernon Park Tap, 1073 W. Vernon Park Place

BIG & little's Restaurant, 860 N. Orleans St.

L and L Tavern, 3207 N. Clark St.

Green Mill, 4802 N. Broadway Ave.

Rainbo Club, 1150 N. Damen Ave.

Tweet, 5020 N. Sheridan Road

Big Chicks, 5024 N. Sheridan Road

Taste of Lebanon, 1509 W. Foster Ave.

Mr. Beef on Orleans, 666 N. Orleans St.

Nuevo Leon, 1515 W. 18th St. (temporarily closed due to a fire)

Valois, 1518 E. 53rd St.

Carol's Pub, 4659 N. Clark St.

Irazu, 1865 N. Milwaukee Ave.

Calumet Fisheries, 3259 E. 95th St.

Fatso's Last Stand, 2258 W. Chicago Ave.

Lawrence Fish Market, 3914 W. Lawrence Ave.

Parts and Labor, 2700 N. Milwaukee Ave.

Bullhead Cantina, 1143 N. California Ave.

L'Patron Tacos, 2815 W. Diversey Ave.

Andy's Thai Kitchen, 946 W. Wellington Ave.

Schaller's Pump, 3714 S. Halsted St.

Sultan's Market, 2057 W. North Ave.

Farraguts, 5240 N. Clark St.

Feed, 2803 W. Chicago Ave.

Boiler Room, 2210 N. California Ave.

Red Hot Ranch, 2072 N. Western Ave.

Johnny O's Hot Dogs, 946 W. 35th St.

Richard's Bar, 491 N. Milwaukee Ave.

Flying Saucer, 1123 N. California Ave.

New York Delicatessen, 2921 N. Clark St.

Friar Tuck, 3010 N. Broadway

Sportsman's Club, 948 N. Western Ave.

Podhalanka, 1549 W. Division St.

Whirlaway, 3224 W. Fullerton Ave.

Skylark, 2149 S. Halsted St.

Simon's Tavern, 5210 N. Clark St.

Bernice's Tavern, 3238 S. Halsted St.

Cozy Noodles & Rice, 3456 N. Sheffield Ave.

The Happy Village, 1059 N. Wolcott Ave.

Reno, 2607 N. Milwaukee Ave.

Archie's Iowa & Rockwell Tavern, 2600 W. Iowa St.

Chilam Balam, 3023 N. Broadway

The Chipp Inn, 832 N. Greenview Ave.

The Old Town Ale House, 219 W. North Ave.

Nicky's Hot Dogs, 6142 S. Archer Ave.

Parisi's Drive-in, 6216 W. 63rd St.

Zakopane, 1734 W. Division St.

Authentaco, 1141 N. Ashland Ave.

The Barrel, 2015 S. Damen Ave.

Baby Atlas, 3101 N. Sheffield Ave. (bar under Matilda)

Bob Inn, 2609 W. Fullerton Ave.

    Big Star Dropped Its Cash-Only Policy, But Many City Spots Are Holding Out
    CHICAGO - Big Star might have ditched its cash-only policy, but the city still has a lot of holdouts. The restaurant made the big switch and started accepting credit cards because guests wanted the change, technology has advanced and Big Star needed to move forward with the neighborhood, said Kim Lyons, a spokeswoman for Big Star.
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  • Julien: I got a... I got a... I got a poem. Wanna hear?
    Pearl: Yeah.
    Julien: Okay. Okay, I'll read a poem.
    Father: Okay.
    Julien: Midnight chaos, eternity chaos, morning chaos, eternity chaos, noon chaos, eternity chaos, evening chaos, midnight chaos, eternity chaos, morning chaos, eternity chaos, noon chaos, evening...

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    Julien: I got a... I got a... I got a poem. Wanna hear?
    Pearl: Yeah.
    Julien: Okay. Okay, I'll read a poem.
    Father: Okay.
    Julien: Midnight chaos, eternity chaos, morning chaos, eternity chaos, noon chaos, eternity chaos, evening chaos, midnight chaos, eternity chaos, morning chaos, eternity chaos, noon chaos, evening chaos, eternity chaos, midnight chaos, eternity chaos, morning chaos, eternity chaos, noon chaos, eternity chaos, evening chaos, eternity chaos, midnight chaos, eternity chaos, noon chaos, morning chaos, evening chaos, eternity chaos, midnight chaos, eternity chaos...
    Father: [while he keeps rabbling] It's not right. Julien... cut it out.
    Julien: Morning chaos, eternity chaos...
    Father: You repeat "chaos, chaos, chaos"! It don't even... It doesn't even rhyme.
    Julien: It rhymes with chaos.
    Julien: Chaos...
    Father: Come on. Come on, stop that. That's not a poem.
    Julien: Midnight...
    Father: Come on, what is that? It doesn't even... It doesn't even rhyme, you repeat "chaos, chaos, chaos" and it doesn't even rhyme.
    Julien: Chaos!
    Father: How about that...
    Julien: Midnight...
    Julien: Julien...
    Julien: Midnight...
    Father: Julien, you shouldn't...

  • Julien: Midni...
    Father: No, shut up. Shut up. Shut up. Shut up, I... I don't like it because it's so artsy-fartsy. You see, I like the real stuff. I like something like... the end of Dirty Harry. I saw this Dirty Harry and it... it's really... OH!
    Julien: "Oh" what?...

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    Julien: Midni...
    Father: No, shut up. Shut up. Shut up. Shut up, I... I don't like it because it's so artsy-fartsy. You see, I like the real stuff. I like something like... the end of Dirty Harry. I saw this Dirty Harry and it... it's really... OH!
    Julien: "Oh" what?
    Father: There is this TREMENDOUS shoot-out. You should really listen. Just listen. Listen. Just LISTEN. There was this shoot-out... Dirty Harry has this bad guy cornered, I mean, he was a... real, real bad guy. And there's this tremendous shoot-out that, that... really exchanged lots of fire there... shooting bullets at each other and they keep missing. At the end, the bad guy drops his guy and it's just, down there on the... on the bottom. And Harry hovers over him and now Harry, I mean, he's really full of contempt... Harry standing there, he's totally full of contempt, and he... says to him... "There are many other bullets, do you still think there is a bullet left in your gun?" And he says to him "You know. Now you gotta ask yourself a question... Do I feel lucky?" At that moment, the bad guy lounges for his gun, raises it and it just says "click"!
    Pearl: Yeah...
    Father: He's only got one bullet left and Harry blast him, he just blast him... into a river, and blast him and knocks off him his feet and blast him away. You see, that's... It's good stuff. I think you'd like that. I don't like the artsy-fartsy thing, I think I... I think I hated his poem.

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Progress at Northwest Corner of Wabash and Balbo

Progress at Northwest Corner of Wabash and Balbo

    Sloopin - A South Loop Blog: Progress at Northwest Corner of Wabash and Balbo
    Curbed Chicago posts about progress at the northwest corner of Wabash and Balbo: An upcoming high rise apartment development at the northwest corner of Wabash and Balbo is poised to go vertical as the hot South Loop neighborhood continues to aggrandize.
    http://www.sloopin.com

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ATN: May 2016

...on Wednesday, May 11, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Buckingham Athletic Club, 440 S. LaSalle St., third floor, to raise funds to bring a boys’ soccer team from Accra, Ghana, to...

The DePaul University Merle Reskin Theatre is presenting Peter Pan and Wendy through Saturday, May 28. Call (312) 922-1999. The theatre is located at 60 E. Balbo Dr.

The National Hellenic Museum will hold its Gala 2016 fundraiser Saturday, May 14, at the Hilton Chicago, 720 S. Michigan Ave., with a 6 p.m. start for cocktails and a silent auction, and 7 p.m. start for dinner, dancing, and a live auction. For more information, email

Free one-hour sessions, Introduction to Buddhism, are held at 7 p.m. every Tuesday evening at the SGI-USA Buddhist Center, 1455 S. Wabash Ave. Free off-street parking available. Call (312) 913-1211.

A yard sale will be held Saturday, June 4, at Dearborn Park, 9th Street and Plymouth Ct., from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. For more information, email editor@southloopneighbors.org or log on to www.southloopneighbors.org.

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...will present a Metastatic Breast Cancer event Saturday, June 11, at the Park Hyatt Hotel, 800 N. Michigan Ave., from 9 a.m. to noon. On the panel will be Dr. William J. Gradishar...

All Saints-St. Anthony Parish at 518 W. 28th Pl. will host its second annual yard sale and block party on Sunday, June 12, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Enjoy food, a bake sale, raffle tickets, raffle prizes, a DJ, kids’ corner, and the yard sale. Proceeds go to the St. Anthony Shrine. Call (312) 842-2744.

Armour Square Park, located at 3309 S. Shields, has information about spring programs online at www.chicagoparkdistrict.com. Programs are underway now and conclude Friday, June 3. Call the park at (312) 747-6012 for more information.

...offers those ages 12 through 18 a safe and relaxing atmosphere at its Youth Center, 3528 S. Hermitage Ave. Teens can get help with homework, play sports, and interact with other teens. The center...

Cardenas greeted Omega Delta Baseball for opening day at Hoyne Park, 3417 S. Hamilton St., on April 16 and threw out the first pitch. He sponsors an Omega Delta baseball team, the White Sox.

...Children’s Theatre will host its Wine & Dine event Wednesday, May 18, at City Winery, 1200 W. Randolph St., from 6 to 10 p.m. Enjoy an auction, music, food, and drink. Email events...

...org or call (773) 227-0180. The theatre soon will move to the community at 100 S. Racine Ave.

The Chicago Bilingual Nurse Consortium will hold its Making a Difference celebration Thursday, May 12, at 5:30 p.m. at Polo Café and Catering, 3322 S. Morgan St. Tickets are $50 each. Call (312) 567-2065 or email cbnc247@gmail.com.

The Chicago Women’s Park and Gardens, 1801 S. Indiana Ave., will host its Star Party on Friday, May 27, from 7:30 to 10:30...

...Call (872) 216-9696 or log on to www.civiclegalcorps.org. The office is at 310 S. Peoria St.

De La Salle will host academic and athletic camps for grade school youngsters. Call (312) 842-7355. The Institute Campus for Young Men is at 3434 S. Michigan Ave., and the Lourdes Hall Campus for Young Women is at 1040 W. 32nd Pl. Call (312) 842-7355 or log on to www.dls.org.

De La Salle will host academic and athletic camps for grade school youngsters. Call (312) 842-7355. The Institute Campus for Young Men is at 3434 S. Michigan Ave., and the Lourdes Hall Campus for Young Women is at 1040 W. 32nd Pl. Call (312) 842-7355 or log on to www.dls.org.

...be held Sunday, May 22, at 1 p.m., at the Chicago Midway Marriott Hotel, 6520 S. Cicero Ave. The afternoon will feature a tribute to the Franciscan priests and nuns who served Corpus...

...reservations and information about the souvenir ad book. The church’s parish office is at 4920 S. King Dr.

...youth@hubbardstreetdance.com, or call (312) 850-9744, ext. 139. Hubbard Street is located at 1147 W. Jackson Blvd.

First Defense Legal Aid, 5100 W. Harrison St., an organization that provides representation to people in custody, is promoting a bill in Springfield to strengthen the rights of juvenile detainees. For more information, call (773) 434-4162.

...will be held Monday, July 18, through Friday, July 29. The institute is located at 31 W. Ohio St. Email info.chicago@cervantes.org...

Kelly Park, 2725 W. 41st St., will be getting two refurbished basketball courts. The Brighton Park Neighborhood Council applied for and...

...include a dance performance by Frankline Fine Arts School elementary students. Intuit is located at 756 N. Milwaukee Ave. Call (312) 243-9088 or log on to www.art.org...

...to take a tour of the school, located inside the Long Grove House Building at 2001 S. Michigan Ave. Call (312) 225-8828, visit www.looplearningcenter.com, or see www.facebook.com/Looplearning center...

The Maxwell Street Market is open Sundays at 800 S. Desplaines St. For more information, contact (312) 243-0394 or HistoryStreetGuy@gmail.com or visit www.MaxwellstreetFoundation.org.

The McKinley Park Advisory Council will meet Monday, May 9, at 7 p.m. at the McKinley Park Field House, 2350 W. Pershing Rd. Come to a Youth Creative Writing Workshop at the field house from 5 to 6 p.m. on Friday, May 13.

The Hoyne Park Advisory Council will meet Thursday, May 12, at the Hoyne Park Field House at 6:30 p.m. The field house is located at 3432 S. Hamilton Ave.

A Memorial Day parade will be held Monday, May 30, at the McKinley Park Public Library, 1915 W. 35th St. The McKinley Park Civic Association will meet at the library on Wednesday, June 1, at 6:30 p.m. Call (312) 747-6082.

The Diabetes Treatment Center also will present a healthful cooking class, Eat Right Every Bite, Tuesday, May 17, at 6 p.m. The class is free, but reserve space at (312) 567-8775. Mercy is located at 2525 S. Michigan Ave. Visit www.mercy-chicago.org or call (312) 567-2000.

...gala on Tuesday, May 10, at 6 p.m. at the Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel, 221 N. Columbus Dr. Merit will present the Alice S. Faelzer Award for Distinguished Service to music professionals Demarre...

...McGill, brothers who had their initial music training at Merit. The school is located at 38 S. Peoria St. For more information, call (312) 786-9428 or log on to www.meritmusic.org...

...spring event on Tuesday, May 10, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Revolution Brewing, 2323 N. Milwaukee Ave. Enjoy a buffet, beer, wine, and pop. Awards will be presented to civil rights activist...

Call (773) 292-4980. The organization is located at 1727 S. Indiana Ave.

mkountores@hellenicmuseum.org. It is located at 333 S. Halsted St. Call (312) 655-1234 or log on to www.nationalhellenicmuseum.org.

The Noble Network of Charter Schools will hold a high school fair from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Muchin College Prep, 1 N. State St. Call (773) 278-6895.

...to help defray the cost. Masses are held every day. The center is located at 700 S. Morgan St. Call (312) 226-1880 or email info@jp2newman.org...

Provision Theater, 1001 W. Roosevelt Rd., will present The Best of Enemies from now through Sunday, June 5, a true story about the relationship between a Ku Klux Klan leader and an African-American civil rights activist. Call (312) 455-0066.

Roosevelt University and its Gage Gallery are hosting a photo exhibit on the world’s growing wealth gap, One Percent: Privilege in a Time of Global Inequity, from now through Sunday, May 28, at 18 S. Michigan Ave. Call (312) 341-6548 or log on to www.roosevelt.edu/gagegallery.

...ScD, a nutritional epidemiologist at Rush, is principal investigator in the study. Rush is at 1700 W. Van Buren St. Call (312) 942-5159...

St. Adalbert Church, 1650 W. 17th St., offers praying of the rosary every Sunday at 9:30 a.m. and a garage sale every Sunday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Fundraising is underway to restore the church’s twin towers and its pipe organ. Call (312) 226-2300.

nocache/stignatius/tour/. Saint Ignatius is located at 1076 W. Roosevelt Rd. Call (312) 421-5900 or log on to http://www.ignatius.org.

St. Pius V Parish runs a thrift store Monday through Friday and Saturday mornings at 1701 W. 18th Pl. Call (312) 226-6234.

The Casa Juan Diego Youth Center at 2020 S. Blue Island Ave. is open Monday through Friday until 8 p.m. and Saturday until 4 p.m. Call (312) 421-7647.

St. Rita High School will offer more than 24 summer camps covering art, sports, music, and conditioning. For more information, call (773) 925-6600, ext. 6616. The school is located at 7740 S. Western Ave.

Santa Lucia School, 3017 S. Wells St., is registering students for its Summer Education Enrichment Program (S.E.E.P.). Call (312) 326-1839.

Second Chance Thrift, 1674 W. Ogden Ave., has new arrivals of spring and summer fashions. Call (312) 924-9643.

The annual Second Presbyterian Church spring sale will be held Saturday, May 14, at 1936 S. Michigan Ave. from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The sale will feature plants and flowers...

Swings, slides and other children’s playground equipment at Sheridan Park, 910 S. Aberdeen St., will be re-named to honor the late community activist Joseph Esposito Sr. in a...

Shimer College, 3424 S. State St., has many scholarships available, including one for residents of the Third Ward who apply and are admitted. Shimer also has a chess scholarship. Apply now for fall 2016 by calling (312) 235-3555.

...present An Italian Affair, a night of wine, Italian cuisine, and music at Pompei Bakery, 1531 W. Taylor St., Saturday, May 14, at 6:30 p.m. Josie Falbo and Friends featuring the Lakeside...

The shrine will offer Piazza Pompeii, featuring food, beverages, and family fun, after the 8:30 and 11 a.m. Masses on the Sundays of May 22, July 10, and July 31. Call (312) 421-3757. The Shrine is located at 1224 W. Lexington St.

At the Smart Museum of Art at the University of Chicago, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., Family Day is Saturday, May 7, from 1 to 4 p.m. Make papier-mache monsters and take a swing at a piñata.

Alderman Danny Solis (25th) holds ward night every Tuesday from 4 to 6 p.m. in his office at 1645 S. Blue Island Ave. Call (773) 523-4100 or email ward25chicago@gmail.com.

The Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art, 2320 W. Chicago Ave., is commemorating the 30th anniversary of the Chornobyl disaster by showing the work of nine artists whose work depicts issues related to Chornobyl. The exhibition runs now through Sunday, May 29. Call (773) 227-5522.

The South Loop Neighbors will present the South Loop Spring Fling at Kroll’s Restaurant, 1736 S. Dearborn St., from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, May 14. Enjoy vendors, local businesses, free samples, face painting, a raffle, and food and drink.

At Benton House, 3052 S. Gratten Ave., find out about public benefits such as supplemental nutrition assistance and citizenship application help. Call (773) 927-6420 or email info@bentonhouse.org.

Send news of events to be held “around the neighborhood” by the 15th of the month before the month they are to occur to William S. Bike, Around the Neighborhood, Gazette, 1335 W. Harrison St., Chicago, IL 60607-3318, fax (312) 243-4270, or email pr@gazettechicago.com.

    Gazette Chicago " ATN: May 2016
    Cardenas joined McKinley Park area residents in an April meeting at Bethany Baptist Church. He noted statistics show the lowest crime rate in the area in more than ten years and that crime has dropped 40% in the past year. Also, he hopes to start replanting to replace many of the area's diseased trees.
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Rahm: Public Supports Him In Fight With Parks Group Over Lucas Museum

"Look, I know where the public is," Emanuel said in a news conference outside Louie Fieldhouse, 1700 S. Wentworth Ave.

    Rahm: Public Supports Him In Fight With Parks Group Over Lucas Museum
    SOUTH LOOP - Mayor Rahm Emanuel insisted Thursday that public support is on his side on the proposed Lucas Museum and that Friends of the Parks is increasingly isolated and even divided in its opposition. "Look, I know where the public is," Emanuel said in a news conference outside Louie Fieldhouse, 1700 S.
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19 hours ago

What Makes A Michigan Ave. Landmark? Panel Extends Time, Welcomes Essex Inn

The owners of the Essex, 800 S. Michigan Ave., immediately moved for landmark status to earn a tax break, and the commission unanimously endorsed preliminary landmark status without opposition, also approving the context study along the way.

    What Makes A Michigan Ave. Landmark? Panel Extends Time, Welcomes Essex Inn
    CITY HALL - The Commission on Chicago Landmarks on Thursday expanded the definition of what deserves protection on the city's "front porch" on S. Michigan Avenue and immediately moved to extend that status to the Essex Inn. In what Deputy Commissioner Eleanor Gorski granted was a new preservation tactic, the panel approved a "context study" on the Historic Michigan Boulevard District.
    https://www.dnainfo.com

23 hours ago

Northwest suburban police blotter

• Thieves stole a black bicycle with silver, white and red stripes, a white seat and black rubber handlebar grips between April 22 and 24 out of a first-floor garage at the Des Plaines Library, 1444 Prairie Ave.

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• Thieves stole a wallet between 9 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. April 20 out of an employee's purse at Eastview Middle School on the 300 block of Oak Avenue. Value was estimated at $184.

    Northwest suburban police blotter
    A man tried to steal an ATM around 4 a.m. April 26 at the drive-up lane at First Merit Bank, 2100 S. Elmhurst Road in Mount Prospect. The offender had taken a cargo van from Country Inn & Suites hotel, 2200 S. Elmhurst Road.
    http://www.dailyherald.com

24 hours ago

1 Injured In South Loop Car Chase Wednesday Night

...trooper, and in the process crashed into two cars stopped at the red light at Roosevelt and Michigan Avenue, Chicago police told the Sun-Times...

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...vehicle was driving by, and tried to make a traffic stop at the intersection of Roosevelt and Canal streets. The driver sped off to evade the state trooper, and in the process crashed...

    1 Injured In South Loop Car Chase Wednesday Night
    It was a bad night to be in the path of a stolen vehicle in Chicago. Shortly after a man on the run from police crashed his car into an Edgewater garden apartment, a separate police car chase went down in the South Loop, according to authorities.
    http://chicagoist.com

26 hours ago

Driver fleeing state police crashes into 2 vehicles in South Loop

...Road and South Canal Street, but the driver took off and hit two vehicles at Roosevelt and South Michigan Avenue around 11:55 p.m. Wednesday.A man who was inside one of the vehicles...

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...in Chicago's South Loop.State troopers tried to pull over the stolen minivan near West Roosevelt Road and South Canal Street, but the driver took off and hit two vehicles at Roosevelt and South Michigan Avenue...

    Driver fleeing ISP crashes into 2 vehicles in South Loop
    A driver trying to get away from Illinois State Police struck two vehicles stopped at a red light in Chicago's South Loop. State troopers tried to pull over the stolen minivan near West Roosevelt Road and South Canal Street, but the driver took off and hit two vehicles at Roosevelt and South Michigan Avenue around 11:55 p.m.
    http://abc7chicago.com

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Treat Mom to Mother's Day Brunch and Sweets in Chicago

Belly Up Smokehouse & Saloon (1132 S. Wabash Ave.)

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Cafe Ba-Ba-Reeba! (2024 N. Halsted St.)

Acadia (1639 S. Wabash Ave.)

Prime & Provisions (222 N. LaSalle St.) pictured at top

Balena (1633 N. Halsted St.)

Mercadito (108 W. Kinzie St.)

David Burke's Primehouse (616 N. Rush St.)

GreenRiver (259 E. Erie St.) photo by Barry Brecheisen

La Storia (1154 N. Dearborn St.)

GT Fish & Oyster (531 N. Wells St.)

Nico Osteria (1015 N. Rush St.) photo by Derek Richmond

il Porcellino (59 W. Hubbard St.)

Swirlz (705 W. Belden Ave.)

Cocoa + Co (1651 N. Wells St.)

    Treat Mom to Mother's Day Brunch and Sweets in Chicago
    When it comes to Mother's Day, the only thing more pivotal than a bouquet of flowers and a thoughtful card is brunch reservations. The biggest brunch day of the year is coming up on May 8, so be sure and treat mom to one of these special options around Chicago.
    http://www.choosechicago.com

46 hours ago

Beyoncé’s ‘Formation’-inspired protests blocked streets in Chicago

...worse at the controversial Super Bowl halftime performance, chained themselves together in a row blocking Lake Shore Drive and Jackson Blvd in Chicago. They were protesting the shooting death of a woman the lay offs at...

    Beyoncé's 'Formation'-inspired protests blocked streets in Chicago
    Look what Beyoncé has started. If Beyoncé outraged conservative Americans and police unions with her alleged Black Panther salute performance during Super Bowl 50, then we can only imagine what those same kind of people were thinking in Chicago during the NFL Draft.
    http://chicagodefender.com

47 hours ago

New South Loop apartment tower begins pre-leasing for August

The exciting new apartment tower at 1001 South State is now leasing for August 1 occupancy.

    New South Loop apartment tower begins pre-leasing for August
    The exciting new apartment tower at 1001 South State is now leasing for August 1 occupancy. Pre-leasing rents for studio apartments start at $1,610 a month. One-bedrooms rent from $2,060, 2-bedroom, 2-baths from $3,070 and 3-bedroom, 2-baths from $5,495. Floor plans and rent and availability info are accessible online.
    http://yochicago.com

47 hours ago

11 Ways for Aspiring Jedis to Celebrate Star Wars Day

Agora Art Installation, 1171 S. Michigan

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Beauty Bar, 1444 W. Chicago

Dimo’s Pizza, 3463 N. Clark

World of Beer, 1601 Sherman, Evanston

Emporium Arcade Bar, 1366 N. Milwaukee

The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee

Comfort Station, 2579 N. Milwaukee

Logan Arcade, 2410 W. Fullerton

DS Tequila Company, 3352 N. Halsted

    11 Ways for Aspiring Jedis to Celebrate Star Wars Day
    Whether you're an original trilogy purist or a new fan from The Force Awakens, here are 11 ways to celebrate Star Wars Day, May the Fourth (get it?), in Chicago today. Hosted by EDGE Theatre and Chicago Jedi, Sith and Jedi alike are invited to gather downtown to fight for control of the galaxy in a light saber freeze mob.
    http://www.chicagomag.com

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