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Hellcab: A Chicago Holiday Story But Not Your Mother’s Christmas Carol

One of the pleasures of Hellcab is the litany of Chicago lore and locations, past and present, that color every interaction. A ride to Bridgeport, a diner at Melrose and Broadway, Mercy Hospital, the Wooden Nickel Lounge at Wilson and Broadway. And “how about those Bulls?”

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Hellcab by the Agency Theater Collective runs 90 minutes with no intermission. You can see it through December 17 at the Den Theatre, 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave. Performances are Thursday-Sunday and tickets are pay what you can, with $5-$30 suggested. Buy tickets online or call 773-697-3830.

    Hellcab: A Chicago Holiday Story But Not Your Mother's Christmas Carol
    The set is an old taxi. That's all. An old Checker taxi, number 4538, with an Illinois license plate. The top is removed and its back wheels are on blocks. But the headlights and turn signals work. Written by Will Kern and directed by Sommer Austin, Hellcab, a Chicago holiday classic, is being staged at...
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Vanille Patisserie’s Grand Opening Weekend announced for December 1-3, 2017

...Chicago French Market in the West Loop, 2108 N. Clark Street in Lincoln Park, and 3243 N. Broadway in Lakeview, the expansion to Harper Court brings an authentic French patisserie experience to the...

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Harper Court’s Vanille Patisserie officially opens its new Hyde Park location at 5229 S. Harper Court on Friday, December 1 at 10:30 a.m. with a ribbon-cutting ceremony hosted by the Hyde Park Chamber of Commerce, and special events and offers all weekend long.

With three existing locations in Chicago including 131 N. Clinton at the Chicago French Market in the West Loop, 2108 N. Clark Street in Lincoln...

...in Chicago including 131 N. Clinton at the Chicago French Market in the West Loop, 2108 N. Clark Street in Lincoln Park, and 3243 N. Broadway in Lakeview, the expansion to Harper Court brings...

    Vanille Patisserie's Grand Opening Weekend announced for December 1-3, 2017 | 53rd St.
    December is an especially tantalizing month at the patisserie, with French-inspired desserts including traditional and modern Buche de Noel in a wide variety of traditional and new flavors; petit fours, holiday cookie, and signature macaron trays; and hot chocolate mix with Vanille house-made marshmallows - perfect for last minute hostess gifts.
    http://fiftythird.uchicago.edu

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Best Chicago happy hour deals: Nov. 16-22

Select dishes including crispy shrimp cakes, garlic edamame and avocado tempura bao buns are buy one, get one half-price from 4 to 6 p.m. at Bites Asian Kitchen (3313 N. Clark St. 773-270-5972).

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Seven Lions (130 S. Michigan Ave. 312-880-0130) offers $24 select bottles of wine, $8 select glasses of wine, a half-price featured draft and $8 hummus, pulled pork nachos or crispy chicken sliders from 3 to 6 p.m.

MAD Social (1140 W. Madison St. 312-243-2097) offers $25 bottomless mimosas and bloody marys from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Baptiste & Bottle (101 E. Erie St. 312-667-6793) offers $3 customizable martinis with an entree purchase from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

RM Champagne Salon (116 N. Green St. 312-243-1199) offers $1 oysters from 5 to 8 p.m.

Revival Cafe Bar (125 S. Clark St. 773-999-9411) offers rotating specials from 4 to 6 p.m. including boilermakers, highballs and classic cocktails for $7-$10 and select bottles of wine for $20.

    Best Chicago happy hour deals: Nov. 16-22
    Here's where to drink on a budget this week in Chicago.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

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Two-bedroom condo in Lakeview with harbor views lists for $279K

The relatively attainable home is perched on the 10th floor of the 3410 N. Lake Shore Drive condominiums, an International-style tower designed by L. R. Solomon & Associates in 1955. The brightly...

    Own this bright condo with Lake Michigan views for $279K
    It's said that the only guaranteed views in Chicago are eastern exposures along Lake Shore Drive. As a result, these kinds of premium properties typically command equally premium prices. This, however, does not appear to be the case with this recently listed two-bedroom, two-bathroom Lakeview residence overlooking Belmont Harbor and Lake Michigan.
    https://chicago.curbed.com

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Dreaming of a Rooftop Deck With a Waterfall and Fire Pits? 837 W. Newport in Lakeview

Dreaming of a Rooftop Deck With a Waterfall and Fire Pits? 837 W. Newport in Lakeview

    Dreaming of a Rooftop Deck With a Waterfall and Fire Pits? 837 W. Newport in Lakeview
    This top floor 2-bedroom at 837 W. Newport in Lakeview came on the market in May 2017. This 3-unit building was a 2007-2008 gut rehab of a vintage building. It has luxury finishes including dark stained hardwood floors and wainscoting. The kitchen has 42″ dark stained cabinets, stainless steel Viking appliances and granite counter tops.
    http://cribchatter.com

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Lunchbreak: Mashed sweet potatoes and cornbread

3555 N. Broadway

    Lunchbreak: Mashed sweet potatoes and cornbread
    Chef Mitch Liebovich Wrigley BBQ 3555 N. Broadway Chicago (773) 472-1227 wrigleybbq.com Mashed Sweet Potatoes Ingredients: 6 sweet potatoes (peeled and cut into quarters) 2 cups of heavy cream 1 stick of butter 1 cup of brown sugar 2 teaspoons of salt pinch of black pepper
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  • Permit issued for renovation/alteration

    REMOVE EXISTING REAR WOOD DECK/STAIR AND REPLACE WITH NON-COMBUSTIBLE 4 STORY REAR STEEL STAIR/DECK (3B CONSTRUCTION) IN EXISTING 28 D.U. BUILDING AS PER PLAN.

    730 W. Cornelia Ave. Issued November 10, 2017 Comment
  • Permit issued for electric wiring

    INSTALLATION OF LOW VOLTAGE SECURITY SYSTEM. INTERIOR WORK ONLY. CUSTOMER# 201586816. JOB# 94234137.

    858 W. Aldine Ave. Issued November 10, 2017 Comment

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