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Appliance movers?

We need to move some appliances (stove, fridge, washer and dryer) up and down stairs within our home. Any recommendations? I couldn't tell if Dolly did appliances (looked like regular home moves and furniture) and most moving companies have a $ or 2.5 hour minimum, which I don't think it should take. The fridge is too big and the doors will have to be removed.

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Tracy Letts's The Minutes tells one dirty secret, then a dirtier one

1650 N. Halsted

    Tracy Letts's The Minutes tells one dirty secret, then a dirtier one
    As far as I can tell, Tracy Letts has two basic points to make in his new dark comedy The Minutes, getting its world premiere now in a compellingly strange production at Steppenwolf Theatre. One of them is fairly obvious, almost banal given the current cultural moment. The other not so much.
    https://www.chicagoreader.com

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Letts' electrifying 'The Minutes' gets stellar premiere at Steppenwolf

Location: Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted St., Chicago, (312) 335-1650 or steppenwolf.org

    Letts' electrifying 'The Minutes' gets stellar premiere at Steppenwolf
    Imagine you're an upright, upstanding, stand-up standard-bearer living in a small town in flyover country. Maybe you've got a family you want to protect. Maybe you have a cause -- civil rights, the environment, fiscal responsibility -- to advance. So you run for city council. You win. You go to work.
    http://www.dailyherald.com

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The Minutes at Steppenwolf Is a Satire of Small Town Politics—and a Modern Morality Play

The Minutes runs 100 minutes and continues at Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted, through January 7. Performances are Tuesday-Sunday. Buy tickets for $20-$105 online or by calling 312-335-1650.

    The Minutes at Steppenwolf Is a Satire of Small Town Politics-and a Modern Morality Play
    Steppenwolf Theatre's world premiere of The Minutes by Tracy Letts takes place during a small town city council meeting. It's a satire of small-town politics, individual grievances and so much more. Viewed totally, it's an example of theater at its best. Entertaining, thought-provoking, puzzling, conversation-starting. Steppenwolf bills it as a comedy and the opening night...
    https://thirdcoastreview.com

3 days ago

In Tracy Letts' 'The Minutes,' a town council moves for blood

Where: Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted St.

    In Tracy Letts' 'The Minutes,' a town council moves for blood
    In the moist, all-American burg of Big Cherry - the setting for the new Tracy Letts play "The Minutes" - the rambling and esoteric agenda of the town council is filled with the patter of parking and pepper jelly, softball fields and suppers at the Kiwanis.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

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  • Permit issued for renovation/alteration

    TENANT IMPROVEMENT FOR COST PLUS WORLD MARKET STORE INCLUDING SELECTED FIXTURES AND MERCHANDISE, FINISHES, MINOR ELECTRICAL WORK (NO NEW CIRCUITS EXPECTED). NO FIRE PROTECTION, PLUMBING OR MECHANICAL WORK. **Certified Plan Corrections Project - Conditional Permit: Subject to field inspections **

    1623 N. Sheffield Ave. Issued November 17, 2017 Comment

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  • Permit issued for signs

    ADD HALO LIT CHANNEL LETTERS READING CAFE TO EXISTING CAPITAL ONE SIGNAGE ON THE WEST ELEVATION FACING HALSTED. COMPLETED SIGN WILL READ CAPITAL ONE CAFE

    1538 N. Clybourn Ave. Issued November 16, 2017 Comment
  • Permit issued for signs

    ADD HALO LIT CHANNEL LETTERS READING CAFE TO EXISTING CAPITAL ONE SIGNAGE ON THE EAST ELEVATION FACING CLYBOURN. COMPLETED SIGN WILL READ CAPITAL ONE CAFE

    1538 N. Clybourn Ave. Issued November 16, 2017 Comment
  • Permit issued for signs

    ADD HALO LIT CHANNEL LETTERS READING CAFE TO EXISTING CAPITAL ONE SIGNAGE ON THE WEST ELEVATION FACING HALSTED. COMPLETED SIGN WILL READ CAPITAL ONE CAFE

    1538 N. Clybourn Ave. Issued November 16, 2017 Comment

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Updated 6 days ago

Possible revenue stream for Chicago?

At 5:30 a.m. cars on Lake Shore Drive travel at an average of about 65 MPH, and some are going 80 MPH. I believe the speed limit is 40 MPH to protect the roads, so why not install speed cameras to enforce the limit? Or if the high rate of speed isn’t bad for the roads, raise the speed limit so it isn’t so much of a joke.

  • Mute Mute Me

    Its everyblock. We are not here to do studies. But if its studies you want talked about maybe you should post one

  • Steve Jovan Public Policy

    Meaning you are excused from doing basic fact based research because you are here? Priceless!!
    http://www.chicagotribune.com/ct-red-light-camera-safety-met-20141219-story.html

    I cut to the chase for you!
    Red light cameras would not improve safety on LSD instead it would increase rear end collisions.
    This is why we have studies. In the hopes that people bother reading them before posting uniformed opinions.

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Package Thief

Package was stole just 10 mins after Fedex dropped it off.
https://ring.com/share/6475734277667887018

    Ring #AlwaysHome
    Check out this video! I just captured it with my Ring Camera!
    https://ring.com
  • Mute Mute Me

    Update? Or is it as i suspect? Camera useless. Doesnt deter anything?

  • House-Frau Homemaker, mom, animal lover

    Yes please give us an update!

Nov 16

Lucky Plush’s Rooming House ventures from Greek myth to Clue

1700 N. Halsted

    Lucky Plush's Rooming House ventures from Greek myth to Clue
    The world is littered with adaptations of the tale of Orpheus and Eurydice, but the Greek myth is just a seed for the creator-directors of Rooming House, Julia Rhoads of Lucky Plush Productions and Leslie Buxbaum Danzig, a cofounder of 500 Clown.
    https://www.chicagoreader.com

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Kellye Howard records a live album, and more of the best things to do in Chicago this week

...dance cocreated by Julia Rhoads (Lucky Plush Productions) and Leslie Buxbaum Danzig at Steppenwolf Theater (1700 N. Halsted). It begins with an onstage conversation (in both Spanish and English), then spins out into...

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...and composer Vijay Iyer, playing Chicago Symphony Orchestra's MusicNow series at the Harris Theater (205 E. Randolph): "Iyer and trumpeter Wadada Leo Smith will give the local debut of their stunning duo...

...exhibit "Saturday Night Live: the Experience," open to tour at the Museum of Broadcast Communications (360 N. State). Visit sets from SNL, including the basement from Wayne's World, and watch videos that...

...by Hurricane Maria with a benefit they're calling Apocalypse Cabaret at the Neo-Futurarium (5153 N. Ashland). It features performances by Rey Andújar, Jean Carlos Claudio, Barrie Cole, David Isaacson, David...

Wed 11/15 Over the last 11 years, fearless stand-up comic Kellye Howard has been a staple in Chicago—both on the north and south sides. She's recording her inaugural comedy album live at Timothy O'Toole's (622 N. Fairbanks). 7, 9 PM $5

...Picasso if he was on acid) for the exhibition "Three Wise Monkeys" at NYCH Gallery (643 W. 18th). Helgason is no stranger to the Reader, having designed illustrations for our Riot Fest coverage...

    Kellye Howard records a live album, and more of the best things to do in Chicago this week
    click to enlarge The Reader's Peter Margasak writes of pianist and composer Vijay Iyer , playing Chicago Symphony Orchestra's MusicNow series at the Harris Theater (205 E. Randolph): "Iyer and trumpeter Wadada Leo Smith will give the local debut of their stunning duo, performing A Cosmic Rhythm With Each Stroke, the centerpiece of their 2016 album of the same name.
    https://www.chicagoreader.com

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