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Meanwhile, another big real estate owner looking to shed a downtown hotel is hoping that applies to them, too. New York-based Blackstone Group is looking to sell the 354-room Hotel Chicago at 333 N. Dearborn St., according to a report from industry newsletter Real Estate Alert.This article has 1 other Chicago location (Show)
A venture of private equity firm Hotel Capital this month bought the 15-story Tremont Chicago Hotel at 100 E. Chestnut St., where it is planning a "multi-million dollar renovation" to modernize the property, the company said in a statement.
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Comedy Cocktail at House of Blues’ Foundation Room, 329 N. Dearborn, 6:00 p.m. Produced by James Allen Kamp, creator of the most excellent comedyofchicago...
Bert Kreischer, Sal Vulcano, Nate Bargatze and Kyle Kinane at the Chicago Theatre, 175 N. State St., 8:00 p.m. A stand-up extravaganza.This article has 8 other Chicago locations (Show)
You Won! at iO, 1501 N. Kingsbury, 8:00 p.m. This new comedy variety show explores a question that’s central...
Chicago Underground Comedy at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W. Belmont, 9:30 p.m. Tonight is ChUC's thirteenth birthday and as always, there's...
Comedians You Should Know at Timothy O’Toole’s, 622 N. Fairbanks Ct., 9:30 p.m. Jonah Jurkens hosts Blake Burkhart, Marty DeRosa, Carly Ballerini, Jeanie Doogan, and Xavier Lamont. Advance ticket purchase recommended. Usually sold out by show time.
One Night Stand Comedy at Space, 1245 Chicago Ave, Evanston, 8:00 p.m. Rodney Perry’s worldwide tour stops in Evanston. Host: Mark Simmons (Barbershop, The Chappelle Show). Opening comedian: Taneshia “Just Nesh” Rice (Kevin Hart’s Hart of the City and The Next Level).
Colin Jost at The Vic, 3145 N. Sheffield, 7:30 p.m. This SNL “Weekend Update” host’s show has been sold out for some time, but I always recommend checking right up to the last minute. You never know.
Let’s Make it Perfectly Queer at Second City at Second City’s Blackout Cabaret, 230 W. North Ave., 9:00 p.m. The Pride celebration continues tonight and Sunday (at 7:00 p.m.).
Gayco Presents Pride Comedy Party at The Playground Theater, 3209 N. Halsted, 10:30 p.m. Tonight and Saturday night. Wordwide touring GayCo Productions was created by comedians out of Second City in 1996 and is one of Chicago’s best known sketch groups.
Everyone’s A Lawyer at The Laugh Factory, 3175 N. Broadway, 7:00 p.m. Hosted by comedian and attorney Paul Farahvar. This show rewards performers’ looniest logic. Go laugh and be inspired. You'll be ready the next time an argument breaks out around you … in this world, any minute now.
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The Chicago Department of Public Health is investigating after it received reports a customer with a confirmed measles infection dined at the Honeygrow at 70 East Lake Street last Tuesday, June 12.
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Has anyone heard of a robbery/mugging that occurred at 30 E Huron last night? I hear rumors of a woman being dragged out of the revolving door and down the block as the offender stole her purse.
EveryBlock collects 22 types of news in Chicago — including articles, real estate listings, meetups and conversations neighbors are having — and organizes it by location. Here is all the recent news and discussion near 1-43 E. Benton Pl.