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Is This Your Lost Dog? #Rockford #IL (Madison St & State St) Female Beagle - Mix.Tan Call 815-494-8331 Email Shanmarch42@gmail.com to identify. This dog is not for adoption - finder will only accept calls/emails from the actual owner .Found 11/17/2017. Winnebago County. 61107. To see this pet’s location on the Helping Lost Pets Map: http://www.helpinglostpets.com/v2/?pID=2053402 More Info, Photos and to Contact: http://www.helpinglostpets.com/petdetail/?id=2053402

    Lost Dogs Illinois
    This is an album of dogs that have been found by good Samaritans.
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5 hours ago

Christkindlmarket returns to Chicago

Address: 50 W. Washington, Chicago IL 60601

    Christkindlmarket returns to Chicago
    A Chicago holiday tradition is back, and brining changes for 2017. The Christkindlmarket Chicago gives visitors a festive shopping experience November 17-December 24 in Daley Plaza. Along with hand-crafted gifts, the market is also famous for its warm cup of Glühwein (hot spiced wine), which is served in the popular collectable souvenir mug.
    http://abc7chicago.com

7 hours ago

Weekend picks: Cirque's 'Crystal' a spectacle on ice

• Highly Suspect, Bones, DJ Redbees: 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 18, House of Blues, 329 N. Dearborn St., Chicago. $26-$30. (312) 923-2000 or houseofblues.com.

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...Mile Lights Festival. Reservations are recommended for the free, family-friendly events. Hard Rock Cafe, 63 W. Ontario St., Chicago. Free. (312) 943-2252 or hardrock.com/cafes/chicago/. 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov...

...Featuring Emcees Gabrielle Sutton & Ken Mottet: 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 18, Cobra Lounge, 235 N. Ashland Ave., Chicago. $16. (312) 226-6300 or cobralounge.com...

• Eleanor Friedberger, Peter Oren: 9 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 18, at the Hideout, 1354 W. Wabansia Ave., Chicago. $20. (773) 227-4433 or hideoutchicago.com.

• Scott Collins, The Hang Union, OUTDrejas, Spit G & the Most Low: 8 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 19, Elbo Room, 2871 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago. $5. (773) 549-5549 or elboroomlive.com.

    Weekend picks: Cirque's 'Crystal' a spectacle on ice
    The globally successful Canadian-based Cirque du Soleil straps on ice skates for its first ice arena spectacle "Crystal." St. Charles native Madeline Stammen stars in the cast, which performs amazing human feats on (and above) the ice this weekend at the Sears Centre Arena, 5333 Prairie Stone Parkway, Hoffman Estates.
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23 hours ago

The Chicago Art Book Fair and more of the best things to do in Chicago this weekend

...and past work. Satellite studios outside the main location at the Chicago Athletic Association Hotel (12 S. Michigan) host more vendors; a complete lists of locations can be found at cabf.no-coast...

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...17-Sat 11/18: It's closing weekend for Tangles & Plaques at the Neo-Futurarium (5153 N. Ashland). The Reader's Max Maller says, "[The show] challenges its audiences to experience the decline...

Fri 11/17-Sat 11/18: James Adomian, an excellent impressionist and astute humorist, brings a cast of characters and absurd jokes to the Lincoln Lodge (956 W. Newport). Local comic Terence Hartnett opens. Fri 8 PM, Sat 8 and 10 PM, free

...are throwing a 40th birthday party for him and a fundraiser at Guaranteed Rate Field (333 W. 35th), which includes a free drink, light appetizers, and most importantly a show with secret out...

Sat 11/18: Both A Charlie Brown Christmas and the story of Rudolph are affably spoofed at the Annoyance Christmas Pageant—an annual yuletide tradition that takes place, fittingly, at the Annoyance Theatre (851 W. Belmont). 7 PM, $20, $12 children under 12

Sun 11/19: Support the efforts of Second City's employees to unionize by attending Monkey Wrench, a special stand-up show headlined by James Fritz—a former Chicagoan and excellent, thoughtful storyteller. The show takes place at Cole's (2338 N. Milwaukee). 9 PM, $10

26 hours ago

Ligne Roset’s Master Craftsman on How He Makes Furniture with You in Mind

Now through December 31, the Golden Triangle (330 N. Clark St., goldentriangle.biz) is running Revealing Mardi Gras Indians: Beaded Art of a Hidden Culture, an...

...Book Fair (cabf.no-coast.org), now through November 19 at the Chicago Athletic Association (12 S. Michigan Ave.). Come by to purchase works from more than 100 exhibitors who work at small presses...

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...of furniture that tells a great story, and French high-end furniture brand Ligne Roset (440 N. Wells St., ligne-roset.com) spins a tale so well. This week, the family-owned company—which...

...create a distinct line of hand-blown Murano glass vases. Sold exclusively through Kneen & Co. (399 W. Fullerton Pkwy., kneenandco.com), Black Belt by Peter Marino come in 12 sizes and shapes, ranging from...

Join Christy Webber Farm & Garden (2834 W. Grand Ave., cwfng.com) for its Winter Show on November 18 from 1 to 5 p.m...

    Ligne Roset's Master Craftsman on How He Makes Furniture with You in Mind
    Published today at 12:23 p.m. Everyone loves a piece of furniture that tells a great story, and French high-end furniture brand Ligne Roset (440 N. Wells St., ligne-roset.com) spins a tale so well.
    http://www.chicagomag.com

27 hours ago

Chicago Tribune leaving namesake tower by mid-2018

One Prudential Plaza, at 130 E. Randolph St., will be the new home of the Chicago Tribune by mid-2018. 

    Chicago Tribune leaving namesake tower by mid-2018
    The Chicago Tribune will move in early 2018 to the Prudential Plaza office complex, ending a 93-year run in the newspaper's namesake tower on North Michigan Avenue. Parent company Tronc on Friday confirmed the newspaper will move to One Prudential Plaza in the second quarter of 2018.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

28 hours ago

Rapper MFN Melo joins west-side hip-hop collective Pivot Gang in celebration of the life of John Walt

Sat 11/25, 7 PM, House of Blues, 329 N. Dearborn, $20, $18 in advance, all-ages

    Rapper MFN Melo joins west-side hip-hop collective Pivot Gang in celebration of the life of John Walt
    If you'd seen any Pivot Gang rappers performing in the last nine months without knowing they belonged to the local hip-hop collective, you'd have soon caught on based on two phrases they pepper throughout their time onstage: "Pivot Gang" (obviously) and "Long live John Walt." Walt, the Pivot cofounder and rapper-singer born Walter Long Jr.
    https://www.chicagoreader.com

28 hours ago

New Chicago Architecture Center working toward 2018 opening

Located at 111 E. Wacker Drive, the 20,000-square-foot space will feature an interior designed by Chicago-based Adrian...

    New Chicago Architecture Center working toward 2018 opening
    Work on the Chicago Architecture Foundation's brand new Chicago Architecture Center is moving into high gear. Earlier this week, a $4.7 million construction permit was issued for the riverfront project which will eventually become CAF's new base of operations following the organization's 25 year stint in the old Railway Exchange Building.
    https://chicago.curbed.com

30 hours ago

Holiday Hotel Packages in Downtown Chicago

You may not be able to fly to Jamaica, but Hard Rock Hotel (230 N Michigan Ave) wants you to feel like you have with their Jamaican Stay-cation. This Caribbean-themed package includes:

Experience a must-see tradition and journey inside Chicago’s 1893 World’s Fair with Christopher Wheeldon’s reimagined classic through “A Night At The Nutcracker package” at the JW Marriott Chicago, 151 W Adams St.

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Take the stress out of the holidays with a stay at the charming Talbott Hotel, 20 E Delaware Place, this season. Their Holiday (Off)Season Package not only picks up your packages for you, it also provides relaxation for your wearie bones with an in-room foot massage:

This historic downtown Chicago hotel, The Blackstone (636 S Michigan Ave) takes you around the world with the City Lights & Tree Lights package. Your stay includes tickets to the world-renowned Christmas Around the World exhibit and a holiday cocktail.

    Holiday Hotel Packages in Downtown Chicago
    While this season is all about giving and sharing, it's also important to take time for yourself. What better way to do that than with a stay at a deluxe downtown Chicago hotel?
    https://chicago.thelocaltourist.com

31 hours ago

Treat your sweet tooth with these extravagant desserts

75 E. Lake St. 312-929-3601

6 W. Hubbard St. 312-595-9400

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1745 W. North Ave. 773-260-1793

8 W. Maple St. 312-944-8888

60 E. Ontario St. 312-313-1007

817 W. Lake St. 312-526-3116

840 N. Wabash Ave. 312-944-8400

1000 W. Fulton Market 312-733-9420

1935 N. Lincoln Park W. 872-829-3971

616 N. Rush St. 312-660-6000

3056 N. Lincoln Ave. 872-206-8553

2701 S. Eleanor St. 312-724-8811

    Treat your sweet tooth with these extravagant desserts
    Don't reach for your wallet. Don't put on your coat. Dinner isn't over when the main course is done and you're bloated beyond repair. It's over when you've consumed a dessert too beautiful to be real.
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