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Free Wi-Fi and Wi-Fi Hotspots in Chicago

...Public Library locations and in other public places around the city including the Cultural Center (78 E. Washington), Daley Plaza (50 W. Washington), and Millennium Park (55 N. Michigan...

...other public places around the city including the Cultural Center (78 E. Washington), Daley Plaza (50 W. Washington), and Millennium Park (55 N. Michigan...

...including the Cultural Center (78 E. Washington), Daley Plaza (50 W. Washington), and Millennium Park (55 N. Michigan...

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Goodbye to Language 3D @ Siskel Film Center

...s film Goodbye to Language 3D will be premiering at the Gene Siskel Film Center, 164 N. State St., as part of a special series entitled, Godard: First Wave. The series includes 17 features...

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Build Presence: Public Interactive Art Project @ Chicago Cultural Center

...meditate, cultivate, and embody knowledge. The event will be held at the Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington, today from noon-5:30 and Sunday February 1st, noon-4:00. Alexandria Eregbu will...

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Williams & Connolly: Margaret A. Keeley Profile

Meg Keeley concentrates on complex civil and criminal trials. She has represented corporations, law firms, and individuals in a wide range of issues throughout the United States, including securities fraud, accounting fraud, professional liability, and fiduciary duty matters. Most recently, Ms. Keeley’s practice has focused on both criminal and civil litigation involving structured finance products and the credit crises, including the successful defense in a jury trial of a hedge fund manager criminally charged with securities fraud and insider trading.

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Virgin's Richard Branson talks his hotel, space travel, cruises

Branson, 64, arrived in Chicago on Wednesday night to mark the opening of the brand's first hotel, a renovation of the Old Dearborn Bank Building at 203 N. Wabash Ave.

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Asking again, does anyone know when the Target Express will open here in Streeterville at 401 E Illinois?

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The Last Supper Club in Chicago

...s, 1028 N. Rush (now the site of Gibson's Steakhouse) and the London House, 360 N. Michigan that featured jazz pianists Ahmad Jamal, Ramsey Lewis and Dave Brubeck. On a smaller scale...

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George's opened in 1978 at 230 W. Kinzie in the shadow of the Merchandise Mart. The supper club hit stride in 1985, reopening after a devastating 1984 fire. The legacy of a good supper club generally includes a fire. George's closed for good in 1991.

...50s in dignity and spirit. The Chez Paree opened in 1932 at what is now 610 N. Fairbanks Ct. and closed in 1960. Their diverse booking policy included Sammy Davis, Jr., gospel great Mahalia...

...the 1960s and early 1970s closer to the future George's at Mister Kelly's, 1028 N. Rush (now the site of Gibson's Steakhouse) and the London House, 360 N. Michigan that...

...On a smaller scale in 1961 jazz pianist Ahmad Jamal operated his Club Alhambra at 1321 S. Michigan Ave., and even recorded a live album there for Chess Records. Mr. Badonsky booked Jamal for...

...1969 Mr. Badonsky opened his first restaurant, The Brewery, an upscale hamburger stand in the 3100 block of North Broadway. Tango was next, serving grouper and swordfish in the Belmont Hotel and establishing one of...

...jug wines by the glass as early as 1972. Next, in 1976 at Le Bastille, 21 W. Superior, he navigated a transition between the previous owner's Paris street food and his own...

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Drinking Up the Chicago Flag: Star 1

...an enormous amount of land), the newly established government acquired the area now located at Michigan Avenue and Wacker Drive...

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When will Chicago get its next supertall skyscraper?

...designed the first tower in the Wolf Point development and a 45-story tower at 200 N. Michigan Ave., both of which are currently under construction...

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...candidate for Chicago’s next supertall is an 88-story, $900 million development proposed for 375 E. Wacker Dr., in the city’s Lakeshore East neighborhood. It would be 1,150 feet (350 meters...

...teamed up with Chicago-based Zeller Realty Group to buy the 65-story tower at 311 S. Wacker Dr. for $304 million. That’s the seventh tallest building in Chicago to date, a mere...

...to pore over spreadsheets or the architectural billings index: You just need to go to 400 N. Lake Shore Dr., where you’ll find a pit about 100 ft. wide and 80 ft. deep. The...

New skyscrapers at Wolf Point, River Point and 150 N. Riverside — three sites abutting the Chicago River at its confluence downtown — feature riverwalk connections and landscaped...

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Rahm Emanuel counts on big donors, with many getting City Hall benefits

Two months later, Emanuel invited Buck to the fifth floor of City Hall, his calendar shows. Soon after, Buck started clearing tenants out of a squat, six-story building at 200 N. Michigan Ave. to make way for a project of his own — a 42-story glass residential tower.

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