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Celebrate the holiday season and Follow Me on Friday to the Heartland Cafe Bar, 7006 N. Glenwood this Friday, December 15th, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. I will be joining the Rogers Park Business Alliance (RPBA) in a “symbolic ribbon cutting” of the latest artistic additions to the Mile of Murals Project. Check out the newly renovated and historic Heartland Cafe Bar located on Glenwood just north of Lunt, enjoy some complimentary food and drinks, and meet the mural artists to learn about their process and inspiration. Formerly known as the Red Line Tap, the Heartland Cafe Bar combines the cutting-edge live entertainment experience of the Red Line Tap with the delicious wholesome food of the Heartland Cafe, located just around the corner. The remodeled space reflects what the Heartland name represents–a welcoming place for gathering, drinking and dining and a venue to experience the full range of music and performance art. The Heartland Cafe Bar offers an array of Chicago-focused brews and craft spirits and a dining experience that includes the full Heartland Café menu. The bar will be unveiling their new space for this Mile of Murals special occasion. At around 6:00 p.m. we’ll “cut the ribbon” on the two latest additions to the Mile of Murals Project. RPBA launched the Mile of Murals project in 2007 as an effort to promote the Glenwood Avenue Arts District. When completed, the project will showcase 19 large-scale murals on ten block-long walls, seven viaduct walls and two overpasses painted by local, national and international mural artists. Due to the winter weather and the distance between each mural, Friday’s ribbon cutting will be symbolic in that it will not take place at the murals themselves. Instead, slides of the finished murals will be shown inside the Heartland Cafe Bar. The featured murals for this event include “Resilience,” located on the north side of the Pratt Boulevard CTA viaduct, and “Be Happy,” located on the southeast corner of Glenwood and Estes. Resilience, painted by artist Gretchen Hasse with the assistance of artists Jason Schroeder, Dalia Carrillo and Cesar Moyorido, is a mural bursting with images showcasing the perseverance of the human spirit. Gretchen says she chose the word “Resilience” because “it speaks to the strength of the Rogers Park community, where I have been fortunate to locate much of my own art practice. Rogers Park is vital and diverse, and it’s still a place where strangers talk to each other.” Be Happy is a collaboration between local artists from the Roman Susan Art Foundation and Rogers Park resident, businessman and collage artist Tae “Thomas” Kong, owner of Kim’s Corner Foods. The mural was designed by Mr. Kong and painted by artists Kristin Abhalter, Steven Husby, Dan Miller, Cole Pierce, Kit Rosenberg, Ruby T and Alice Tippit, with assistance from Max Guy, Maika Saworski and Nathan Smith from the Roman Susan Art Foundation. According to the foundation, “‘Be Happy’ is an instructional phrase found throughout the artwork. This message embodies the artist Tae Kong’s personal work ethic — an active, creative engagement with daily life. Thomas Kong is one of the most prolific and generous artists in Rogers Park, and we are very happy to have worked with him to bring this artwork to life.” Please join me for some holiday cheer as we support a long-established neighborhood business and welcome two new artistic murals to Rogers Park! Follow Me on Friday is one of my efforts to encourage my constituents to sample some of the 49th Ward’s finest restaurants, pubs, businesses and festivals. About once or twice a month on my Facebook page, I post the name and location of a local restaurant, pub, business or festival where I’ll be hanging out after work on Friday. The establishment offers specials for all my Facebook followers and their friends. It’s a great opportunity for you to check out one of the fine local 49th Ward businesses you may not have visited before. Previous Follow Me on Friday locations include Ethiopian Diamond II, 7537 N. Clark;Waterfront Cafe, 6219 N. Sheridan; Good To Go Jamaican Cuisine & Fruit Bar, 1947 W. Howard; the Caribbean American Bakery, 1539 W. Howard; Chuckie’s, 1412 W. Morse; The Glenwood, 6962 N. Glenwood; Bruno and Tim’s Lounge, 6562 N. Sheridan; Mayne Stage, 1328 W. Morse; the Common Cup, 1501 W. Morse; The Fish Keg, 2233 W. Howard; La Cazuela, 6922 N. Clark; El Famous Burrito, 7047 N. Clark; The New 400 Theaters, 6746 N. Sheridan; Rogers Park Fine Wine and Spirits, 6733 N. Clark; Poitin Stil, 1502 W. Jarvis; Northside Community Resources, 1530 W. Morse; Felice’s Roman Style Pizza, 6441 N. Sheridan; Lighthouse Tavern, 1236 W. Chase; Royal Coffee Chicago, 6764 N. Sheridan; the Greenleaf Arts Center, 1806 W. Greenleaf; Taste Food and Wine, 1506 W. Jarvis; Badou Senegalese Cuisine, 2055 W. Howard; Morse Gyros and Chicken, 1335 W. Morse; Den Den Restaurant, 6635 N. Clark; Bop ‘N’ Grill, 6604 N. Sheridan, El Pulpo Loco, 6619 N. Clark; R Public House, 1508 W. Jarvis; the Glenwood Dance Studio, 7017 N. Glenwood; Twisted Tapas, 1146 W. Pratt; La Choza Mexican Grill, 7022 N. Clark; Rogers Park Social, 6920 N. Glenwood; the Pottawattomie Park Picnic in the Park, 7340 N. Rogers; Audio Archaeology, 1324 W. Devon; Thai Spice, 1320 W. Devon; VZN Eye Care, 6814 N. Sheridan; Hops and Grapes, 6816 N. Sheridan; SP Kebab, 6808 N. Sheridan; Devon Heartland Health Center, 1300 W. Devon; The Oasis, 6809 N. Sheridan; Ireland’s, 6511 N. Sheridan; McDonald’s, 6740 N. Clark; Oak Street Health, 1541 W. Devon; BMO Harris Smart Branch, 6556 N. Sheridan; True Nature Foods at the Heartland Cafe, 7000 N. Glenwood; Pub 626, 1406 W. Morse; Su Taqueria El Rey del Taco, 7138 N. Clark; The Side Project, 1435 W. Jarvis; NovaCare Rehabilitation, 1214 W. Loyola Court; Leona’s, 6935 N. Sheridan; Capt’n Nemo’s, 7367 N. Clark; Cunneen’s Bar, 1424 W. Devon; Lakeshore Community Partners, 6443 N. Sheridan; the Factory Theater, 1623 W. Howard; Rogers Pier, 6800 N. Sheridan; Safari Lounge & Ethiopian Cuisine, 7124 N. Clark; Clarke’s Diner, 6431 N. Sheridan; the A&T Pancake House and Grill, 7036 N. Clark; Anytime Fitness Chicago-North, 1346 W. Devon; Theater Above the Law, 1439 W. Jarvis; Rogue Fusion, 7027 N. Clark; Blaze Pizza–Loyola, 6550 N. Sheridan; Caffé ArrivaDolce, 6451 N. Sheridan; the Rogers Park/West Ridge Historical Society, 7363 N. Greenview; Reflections of Lola, 1771 W. Greenleaf; the State Farm insurance office of Nick Kosiek, 7051 N. Clark; Red Sea Restaurant, 2043 W. Howard; Crepes on the Beach, 1230 W Greenleaf; Bulldog Ale House, 6606 N Sheridan; the Kermes Street Festival at St. Jerome Church, 1709 W. Lunt; Empirical Brew Pub, 1330 W. Morse; I Dream of Falafel, 6558 N. Sheridan; Nodd Pottery, 7063 N. Glenwood, and the Heartland Cafe Bar, 7006 N. Glenwood. Come celebrate the holidays and the arts with your neighbors and me tomorrow at the Heartland Cafe Bar!

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The best meal of 2017 – Chicago-area chefs describe their favorite bites

Restaurant: Sun Wah, 5039 N. Broadway, Chicago, www.SunWahBBQ.com

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Restaurant: Roister, 951 W. Fulton Market, www.RoisterRestaurant.com

Restaurant: Gene & Georgetti, 500 N. Franklin St., www.GeneAndGeorgetti.com

Restaurant: RPM Italian, 52 W. Illinois St., Chicago, www.RPMRestaurants.com

Restaurant: Monteverde, 1020 W. Madison St., Chicago, www.MonteverdeChicago.com

Restaurant: Oriole, 661 W. Walnut St., Chicago, www.OrioleChicago.com

Restaurant: Star of Siam, 11 E. Illinois St., Chicago, www.StarOfSiamChicago.com

Restaurant: Cherry Circle Room, 12 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago, www.LSdatcaa.com/cherry-circle-room

Restaurant: Cafe Tola, 3612 Southport, Chicago, www.CafeTola.com

Restaurant: Gather, 4539 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago, www.GatherChicago.com

Restaurant: Bombay Breakdown “pop-up restaurant” at the Long Room, 1612 W. Irving Park Road, Chicago, www.LongRoomChicago.com

Restaurant: Dos Urban Cantina, 2829 W. Armitage Ave., Chicago www.DosUrbanCantina.com

Restaurant: Smyth, 177 N. Ada St., www.SmythAndTheLoyalist.com

The restaurant: Mr. Brown’s Lounge, 2301 W. Chicago Ave. and 81 E. Wacker Place, Chicago, www.MrBrownsLounge.com

The restaurant: Mr. Brown’s Lounge, 2301 W. Chicago Ave. and 81 E. Wacker Place, Chicago, www.MrBrownsLounge.com

The restaurant: Ocean Cut Chicago, 20 W. Kinzie St., Chicago, www.OceanCutChicago.com

Restaurant: Somerset at the Viceroy Chicago, 1118 N. State St., Chicago, www.ViceroyHotelsAndResorts.com/en/chicago/dining_and_nightlife/somerset

Restaurant: Little Goat Diner, 20 W. Randolph St., Chicago, www.LittleGoatChicago.com

Restaurant: Everest, 440 S. LaSalle St., 40th Floor, Chicago, www.EverestRestaurant.com

Restaurant: MAD Social, 1140 W. Madison St., Chicago, www.MADSocialChicago.com

Restaurant: Quiote, 2456 N. California Ave., Chicago, www.QuioteChicago.com

Restaurant: The Publican, 837 W Fulton Market, Chicago, www.ThePublicanRestaurant.com

Restaurant: A Tavola, 2148 W. Chicago Ave., Chicago, www.ATavolaChi.com

Restaurant: Prime and Provisions, 222 N. LaSalle Dr., Chicago, www.PrimeAndProvisions.com

Restaurant: Les Nomades, 222 E. Ontario, Chicago, www.LesNomades.net

Restaurant: TWO, 1132 W. Grand Ave., Chicago, www.113Two.com

Restaurant: Giant, 3209 W. Armitage Ave., Chicago, www.GiantRestaurant.com

Restaurant: Punjabi Dhaba, 2525 W. Devon Ave., Chicago, www.PunjabiDhabhaChicago.com

Restaurant: Margeaux Brasserie, Waldorf Astoria, 11 E. Walton St., Chicago, www.michaelmina.net

Restaurant: Parachute, 3900 N. Elston Ave., www.ParachuteRestaurant.com

Restaurant: La Costa Mariscos, 3119 N. Central Ave, Chicago, www.LaCostaChicago.com

Restaurant: Café Tola, 3324 N. California Ave., Chicago, www.CafeTola.com

Restaurant: Frontera Grill, 445 N. Clark St., Chicago, www.RickBayless.com/Restaurants/Frontera-Grill

Restaurant: Mindy’s Hot Chocolate, 747 N. Damen Ave., Chicago, and Mindy’s Hot Chocolate Bakery in the Revival Food Hall, 125 S. Clark St., Chicago, www.HotChocolateChicago.com

Restaurant: Mindy’s Hot Chocolate, 747 N. Damen Ave., Chicago, and Mindy’s Hot Chocolate Bakery in the Revival Food Hall, 125 S. Clark St., Chicago, www.HotChocolateChicago.com

Restaurant: 5 Rabanitos, 1758 W. 18th St., Chicago, www.5RabanitosDotCom.Wordpress.com

Restaurant: Italian Fiesta Pizzeria, 4659 S. Lake Park Ave., Chicago, www.ItalianFiestaPizzeria.com

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    What was the best thing you ate in a Chicago-area restaurant this year? We asked 60 chefs, restaurant owners and other food professionals that same question, and here is what they told us. Every year, several restaurants receive multiple nods, and this year, Smyth restaurant in Chicago is one of string of eateries that snagged raves from several people.
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Here's your go guide for the weekend

...p.m. $1 or a can of food for Care for Real. Swedish American Museum, 5211 N. Clark St.

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Apollo: Dec. 16-17. $30-$70. Harris Theater, 205 E. Randolph Drive.

...time for the brass to shine. Dec. 20. 8 p.m. $33-$130. Symphony Center, 220 S. Michigan Ave.

...party. Dec. 13-Jan. 7. $39.95-$69.95. Broadway Playhouse at Water Tower Place, 175 E. Chestnut St.

...Brothers also plans to park there. Dec. 16. 12-7 p.m. Free. Dovetail Brewery, 1800 W. Belle Plaine Ave.

...14. 6-9:30 p.m. $32. Mystery League at Chicago Design Museum, Block 37, 108 N. State St., 3rd floor...

...chat” in Japanese) happens this coming Tuesday. Dec. 19. 8 p.m. $10-$12. Martyrs', 3855 N. Lincoln Ave.

...a.m.s than I have. Dec. 21-23. 6 a.m. $27-$28. Constellation, 3111 N. Western Ave.

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New cocktail on the block: Big Jones' Hot Buttered Soul

I love it when a bite of a delicious morsel transports me to another time or place. One sip of the Hot Buttered Soul from Andersonville’s Big Jones (5347 N. Clark St. 773-275-5725), and I was, to my surprise, whisked away to a sandy beach in Ocho Rios, Jamaica.

    New cocktail on the block: Big Jones' Hot Buttered Soul
    I love it when a bite of a delicious morsel transports me to another time or place. One sip of the Hot Buttered Soul from Andersonville's Big Jones (5347 N. Clark St. 773-275-5725), and I was, to my surprise, whisked away to a sandy beach in Ocho Rios, Jamaica.
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Sound check: Local H, Jimi Falls bring rock to H.O.M.E. Bar

• Mike Mentz & Steve Everett: 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 16, at Uncommon Ground Edgewater, 1401 W. Devon Ave., Chicago. $20. (773) 465-9801 or uncommonground.com.

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• 7 Minutes In Heaven, Story Untold, Plans, Arvia: 7:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 15, at Evolution Music, 1834 W. North Ave., Chicago. $10. (872) 206-2485 or evolutionmusicstore.com.

• Ego Mechanics, One More Moon, Like Language and Pretty Beggar: 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 15, at Elbo Room, 2871 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago. $10-$12. (773) 549-5549 or elboroomlive.com.

• Gallery-81, Julianne Q and Two Filipinos with live art by Bojitt: 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 15, at Cubby Bear, 1059 W. Addison St., Chicago. $8; bring an unopened toy for free admission. (773) 327-1662 or cubbybear.com.

• Rosie and The Rivets "Jingle Bell Rock" Holiday Show: 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 15, at Hard Rock Cafe, 63 W. Ontario St., Chicago. Free. (312) 943-2252 or hardrock.com/cafes/chicago/.

• 12th Planet "Soo Sick Tour" with Downlink, Svdden Death, Yakz, Stratus: 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 15, at Concord Music Hall, 2047 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago. $20. (773) 570-4000 or concordmusichall.com.

...Classic Rock Charity Brunch: Noon Saturday, Dec. 16, at Lockdown Bar & Grill, 1024 N. Western Ave., Chicago. No cover; donations from the event (hosted by Joe Domingo and Good Looks Chicago...

• Joe Hertler & the Rainbow Seekers, The North 41: 8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 16, at Space, 1245 Chicago Ave., Evanston. $10-$15. (847) 492-8860 or evanstonspace.com.

    Sound check: Local H, Jimi Falls bring rock to H.O.M.E. Bar
    Local H, one of the suburbs' musical claims to fame, brings 27 years of experience perfecting alternative rock to the H.O.M.E. Bar stage in Arlington Heights. Hard-rocking Jimi Falls joins the show, supporting their recent dual-single releases, "Rise" and "For the Broken." Don't miss this epic local bill. 8 p.m.
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42 Chicago restaurants serving Christmas dinner so you don't have to

...pie. Dinner is $52 per person, 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. Christmas Eve, 5347 N. Clark St., 773-275-5725, bigjoneschicago.com...

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20 East will offer Christmas Day brunch with a hot chocolate bar, monkey bread, baked crab cake benedict and a smoke salmon board. 8 a.m. to 7 p.m., 20 E. Delaware Place, 312-397-3633, 20eastchicago.com.

The Albert will host a three course, family-style Christmas Eve supper with items like heirloom turnips, dry-aged Berkshire pork rack, au gratin potatoes and a cranberry-ginger cobbler. $75/person, 2 p.m. to 9 p.m., 228 E. Ontario St., 312-471-3883, thealbertchicago.com.

...24/children ages 4 to 12, 2 p.m. to 10 p.m. both days. 4767 N. Lincoln Ave., 872-208-7441, artangosteakhouse.com...

...Brunch is $22 per person, 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Christmas Eve, 5101 N. Clark St., 773-942-7572, barromachicago.com...

...p.m. to 10 p.m. Christmas Eve; noon to 8 p.m. Christmas Day. 840 N. Wabash Ave., 312-944-8400, bistronomic.net...

...other chef specials. 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, 1301 N. State Parkway, 312-649-0535, boothone.com...

Cafe Ba-Ba-Reeba! will serve tapas and bloody marys, waffles with housemade chocolate-hazelnut spread and breakfast paella with Spanish sausage. Brunch, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.; dinner, 3 p.m. to 9 p.m. Christmas Eve; 2024 N. Halsted St., 773-935-5000, cafebabareeba.com.

...p.m. brunch and 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. dinner on Christmas Day. 311 N. Morgan St., 312-764-1908, citymousechicago.com...

...p.m. brunch on Christmas Eve, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Christmas Day, 2000 W. Roscoe St., 773-697-7965, commonwealthchicago.com...

Joe’s Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab offers bone-in fillet, Florida stone crab claws, Dover sole and fried chicken. 11 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. Christmas Eve, 60 E. Grand Ave., 312-379-5637, joes.net.

Kizuki Ramen & Izakaya will serve ramen and Japanese-inspired hot cocktails, like Fuyu Koshu, made with pinot noir, haku sake and Akama shochu. 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Christmas Eve, 1482 N. Milwaukee Ave., 773-270-4150, kizuki.com.

Koi will serve a 10-course prix fixe holiday menu with dumplings, satay, spicy chicken wings, kung pao chicken, garlic prawns, tempura banana and chocolate lava cake. $30/person, 624 Davis St., Evanston, 847-866-6969, koievanston.com.

...percent off during lunch and dinner. 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Christmas Eve., 1924 W. Division St., 773-772-6251, makrestaurant.com...

Maple & Ash will offer its full regular menu Christmas Eve with one special holiday item. You can order the fire roasted seafood tower, dry-aged steaks or ricotta agnolotti, or choose the four-course, chef-selected menu. 11 a.m. to 9 p.m., 8 W. Maple St., 312-944-8888, mapleandash.com.

...Christmas Eve dinner; 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. Christmas Day brunch and dinner. 11 E. Walton St., 312-625-1324, michaelmina.net/restaurants/chicago/margeaux-brasserie...

Mastro’s Steakhouse will add specials to the regular menu, including a cocktail called the Winter Whisper made with RumChata, Kerrygold Irish Cream and D’usse Cognac. 3 p.m. to 9 p.m. Christmas Eve; 3 p.m. to 9 p.m. Christmas Day; 520 N. Dearborn St., 312-521-5100, mastrosrestaurants.com.

Mercat a la Planxa will offer regular brunch and dinner menus on Christmas Day and the regular menu on Christmas Eve. Christmas Eve dinner, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Christmas Day brunch, 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Christmas Day dinner, 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. 638 S. Michigan Ave., 312-765-0524, mercatchicago.com.

Mon Ami Gabi will serve French classics like escargot, steak frites, onion soup and beef bourguignon. 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. Christmas Eve, 2300 N. Lincoln Park West, 773-348-8886, monamigabi.com.

Osteria Via Stato will serve the Feast of Seven Fishes, a multi-course meal featuring seafood dishes like lobster, shrimp and fennel risotto. The Italian meal comes with dessert and sides. $59.95/person, 4 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Christmas Eve. 620 N. State St., 312-642-8450, osteriaviastato.com.

...55 for children 12 and under, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Christmas Day. 108 E Superior St., 312-337-2888, chicago.peninsula.com...

Il Porcellino will serve Christmas Eve dinner with items like pan-seared scallops and a Maine lobster over linguine. 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. Christmas Eve, 59 W. Hubbard St., 312-595-0800, ilporcellinochicago.com.

R.J. Grunts will offer an all-you-can-eat brunch with salad bar, pecan bread pudding French toast, mini Belgian waffles and more. Brunch, $15.95, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; the restaurant will be open 7 p.m.; 2056 N. Lincoln Park West, 773-929-5363, rjgruntschicago.com

RPM Italian will serve the Feast of Seven Fishes with dishes like whole roasted lobster and wild Dover sole. The regular dinner menu will also be available. Dinner is $85/person, 12 p.m. to 10 p.m. Christmas Eve, 52 W. Illinois St., 312-222-1888, rpmrestaurants.com.

RPM Steak will serve its traditional dinner menu as well as seasonal specials. Noon to 10 p.m. Christmas Eve, 66 W. Kinzie St., 312-284-4990, rpmrestaurants.com.

Ruth’s Chris Steak House Dinner on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day features a surf and turf special of twin cold water lobster tails with a choice of steak. 2 p.m. to 9 p.m. Christmas Eve; noon to 8 p.m. Christmas Day; 431 N. Dearborn St., 312-321-2725, ruthschris.com.

Shaw’s Crab House will serve a special brunch menu on Christmas Eve with roasted leg of lamb, honey ham, holiday pies and cookies. Brunch is $75/adults and $20/kids 12 and under. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Christmas Eve. 21 E. Hubbard St., 312-527-2722, shawscrabhouse.com.

...and dinner is from 2 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Christmas Eve. At 1954 N. Halsted St., 772-634-4101, stellabarra.com...

Tanta will serve Christmas Eve dinner with such specials as uni ceviche, wagyu carpaccio, crispy pork shank with Peruvian corn pepian and seafood. 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. Christmas Eve, 118 W. Grand Ave., 312-222-9700, tantachicago.com.

...p.m. dinner, Christmas Eve; 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. brunch, Christmas Day; 160 E. Pearson St., 312-573-5160, toralichicago.com...

...for adults, $40 for kids 5 to 12, 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.; 330 N. Wabash Ave., 312-923-7705, travellechicago.com...

...m. to 10 a.m. Christmas Day; dinner, 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.; 539 N. State St., 312-467-9696, webergrillrestaurant.com...

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2 Dead, 3 Wounded In Monday Shootings Across Chicago

...Edgewater neighborhood on the North Side. A 34-year-old man was driving north in 6100 block of North Broadway when a black SUV pulled alongside and someone inside fired shots, police said. The man...

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...a 23-year-old man lying on the ground in a vacant lot in the 300 block of South Keeler in the West Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side. He had suffered multiple gunshot...

...black male in a red jacket fired shots at 9:11 a.m. in the 4900 block of West Division. An 18-year-old man was shot and taken to Stroger Hospital, where he was...

...he heard gunfire and felt pain while he was walking on the sidewalk in the 3700 block of West Roosevelt Road in the Homan Square neighborhood on the West Side, police said. He took himself to...

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    CHICAGO (CBS) - Two men were killed and at least three other people were wounded in shootings Monday across Chicago. Officers responded to a call of shots fired at 12:42 p.m. and found a 23-year-old man lying on the ground in a vacant lot in the 300 block of South Keeler in the West Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side.
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