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Chicago Tribune
Predators mascot trolls Blackhawks for Cup failure — but hold the phoneteaser, a video featuring a mascot Tommy Hawk and flash mobbers in Hawks sweate
Chicago Tribune / Posted an hour ago
teaser, a video featuring a mascot Tommy Hawk and flash mobbers in Hawks sweaters dancing to "Chelsea Dagger" at Daley Plaza. "I guess when you don't get to use your goal song during the Stanley Cup playoffs you have to make a video... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
The cost of eclipse fever for workplaces? It could be $694 milliondon't need the luxury of a rooftop deck to be festive. BMO Harris is encouragi
Baltimore Sun / Posted 9 hours ago
don't need the luxury of a rooftop deck to be festive. BMO Harris is encouraging employees to attend the viewing at Daley Plaza, and has 10 employees volunteering at the Adler Planetarium for Eclipse Fest, a block party that will include... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Timelapse Across Illinois: Replay the Solar Eclipse From Carbondale to Navy PierSee the Solar Eclipse Over Adler Planetarium Timelapse: See Chicago's 'Bean' S
NBC Chicago / Posted 22 hours ago
See the Solar Eclipse Over Adler Planetarium Timelapse: See Chicago's 'Bean' Shine Under Solar Eclipse Timelapse: See Navy Pier Under Solar Eclipse Timelapse: Watch Daley Plaza Under Solar Eclipse Timelapse: See Michigan Avenue Under Solar Ecli... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Chicagoans turn out despite clouds to see solar eclipseout from Uptown. "Maybe in 50 years they'll remember Grandma took them out here
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted yesterday
out from Uptown. "Maybe in 50 years they'll remember Grandma took them out here." pic.twitter.com/7GkSojS0ZY People in Daley Plaza get excited as the eclipse briefly shows through the clouds before being covered again.... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
“Elton Jim” remembers Elvis, wants to move Chicago’s Picasso sculpture to Millennium Park, and wonders if “pop culture” is now OUR cultureera. Plus, he celebrate’s Chicago’s iconic Piscasso sculpture, and calls for it
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted yesterday
era. Plus, he celebrate’s Chicago’s iconic Piscasso sculpture, and calls for it to be moved from its dour, 50-year home at Daley Plaza, to the more lively, exciting, art-friendly atmosphere of Millennium Park. And in the “Pop Culture Club,” Jim and... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Eclipse fever at the office? Throw a rooftop party, but don't forget the special glassesdon't need the luxury of a rooftop deck to be festive. BMO Harris is encouragi
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
don't need the luxury of a rooftop deck to be festive. BMO Harris is encouraging employees to attend the viewing at Daley Plaza, and has 10 employees volunteering at the Adler Planetarium for Eclipse Fest, a block party that will include... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago won't see eclipse spectacle of Carbondale, but excitement palpablepeople to watch the eclipse in a block party-style event in its parking lot and
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
people to watch the eclipse in a block party-style event in its parking lot and even more at a second, remote location at Daley Plaza. Cernan could see as many as 1,000 visitors for its watch party. The city's tourism arm, Choose Chicago, is... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Blackhawks Host Impromptu Flash Mob at Daley PlazaBlackhawks are looking to get fans excited for the coming season, and to celebr
NBC Chicago / Posted 5 days ago
Blackhawks are looking to get fans excited for the coming season, and to celebrate they hosted an impromptu flash mob at Daley Plaza Thursday. The Blackhawks, who will start their regular season on Oct. 5 against the Pittsburgh Penguins,... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Where to Find Eclipse Glasses in Chicago Area by Mondayyou're going to need a pair of specialty glasses (or a few other contraptions).
NBC Chicago / Posted 5 days ago
you're going to need a pair of specialty glasses (or a few other contraptions). Dozens of people lined up at Chicago's Daley Plaza Thursday morning for a chance at getting a free pair, but many left empty-handed. Officials said 9,000 pairs of... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Here’s how to score free eclipse glasses from Adler Planetariumemployees will be handing out glasses Thursday and Friday, while supplies last.
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 5 days ago
employees will be handing out glasses Thursday and Friday, while supplies last. Glasses were handed out at Daley Plaza Thursday morning, but they’re already gone! We are OUT of solar eclipse glasses at Daley Plaza. Our next stop... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Aug. 15, 2017crowd of more than 55,000 at New York's Shea Stadium. In 1967, a 50-foot-tall
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
crowd of more than 55,000 at New York's Shea Stadium. In 1967, a 50-foot-tall sculpture by Pablo Picasso was dedicated in Daley Plaza in Chicago by Mayor Richard J. Daley. In 1969, the Woodstock Music and Art Fair opened in upstate New York. In... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
AUGUST 15crowd of more than 55,000 at New York�s Shea Stadium. In 1967, a 50-foot-tall
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
crowd of more than 55,000 at New York�s Shea Stadium. In 1967, a 50-foot-tall sculpture by Pablo Picasso was dedicated in Daley Plaza in Chicago by Mayor Richard J. Daley. In 1969, the Woodstock Music and Art Fair opened in upstate New York. In... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Today in Historycrowd of more than 55,000 at New York's Shea Stadium. In 1967, a 50-foot-tall
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
crowd of more than 55,000 at New York's Shea Stadium. In 1967, a 50-foot-tall sculpture by Pablo Picasso was dedicated in Daley Plaza in Chicago by Mayor Richard J. Daley. In 1969, the Woodstock Music and Art Fair opened in upstate New York. In... Read more
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Morningstar
Morningstar Runs the Numberscivic sculpture in America. This 50-foot untitled steel sculpture, whose subjec
Morningstar / Posted 10 days ago
civic sculpture in America. This 50-foot untitled steel sculpture, whose subject has been widely speculated upon, stands in Daley Plaza in the Chicago Loop. Like the Eiffel Tower in Paris, however, the now iconic sculpture was initially met with... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Why we need the Picasso in my front yardlot more visual arts education in our lives. How do I know this? Apart from sil
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
lot more visual arts education in our lives. How do I know this? Apart from silly comments overheard while standing in Daley Plaza on a summer afternoon, I can guess at it based on a fight I am currently having with my neighbor. Outside the... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Best viewing spots to watch 1st total solar eclipse in 38 yearsin the city where you can watch a partial eclipse. The Adler Planetarium will
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 14 days ago
in the city where you can watch a partial eclipse. The Adler Planetarium will be hosting a free eclipse block party and Daley Plaza will also have a satellite eclipse viewing party, where you can get your very own solar eclipse glasses. Be sure... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Chicago’s Picasso sculpture at Daley Plaza turns 50of the Pablo Picasso sculpture this month. Events surrounding the anniversary i
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 14 days ago
of the Pablo Picasso sculpture this month. Events surrounding the anniversary include music performances Tuesday at the Daley Plaza where it stands. Chicago columnist Mike Royko 50 years ago famously described the tepid applause from a... Read more
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Island Packet
Chicago marks 50 yrs of Picasso sculpture that grew on cityof the Pablo Picasso sculpture this month. Events surrounding the anniversary i
Island Packet / Posted 14 days ago
of the Pablo Picasso sculpture this month. Events surrounding the anniversary include music performances Tuesday at the Daley Plaza where it stands. Chicago columnist Mike Royko 50 years ago famously described the tepid applause from a... Read more
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Daily Herald
Chicago marks 50 yrs of Picasso sculpture that grew on cityof the Pablo Picasso sculpture this month. Events surrounding the anniversary i
Daily Herald / Posted 14 days ago
of the Pablo Picasso sculpture this month. Events surrounding the anniversary include music performances Tuesday at the Daley Plaza where it stands. Chicago columnist Mike Royko 50 years ago famously described the tepid applause from a... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Relive 1976 Dedication of Picasso's Daley Plaza SculptureThe City of Chicago on Tuesday celebrates the 50th anniversary of Pablo Picasso
NBC Chicago / Posted 15 days ago
The City of Chicago on Tuesday celebrates the 50th anniversary of Pablo Picasso's iconic sculpture on Daley Plaza with a re-staging of the 1967 sculpture dedication. The event starts at noon Tuesday in Daley Plaza, 50 W. Washington St. The 50-foot... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Illinois Purple Heart Day ceremony at state capitolthe Purple Heart. General George Washington created the honor in 1782. Today’s
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 15 days ago
the Purple Heart. General George Washington created the honor in 1782. Today’s ceremony begins at 11 a.m. in the Illinois Capitol Rotunda. The capitol grounds and the fountain in Daley Plaza in Chicago will be lit purple tonight for the oc... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
- Chicago TribuneThe untitled Picasso sculpture is introduced at what was then called Civic Cent
Chicago Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
The untitled Picasso sculpture is introduced at what was then called Civic Center Plaza, now Daley Plaza, in Chicago’s Loop. Mayor Richard J. Daley said to the thousands assembled, “We dedicate this celebrated work this morning with the belief that... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
50 years ago, Picasso's sculpture challenged Chicago's imaginationChicago's Picasso, a 162-ton steel sculpture hovering 50 feet over Daley Plaza,
Chicago Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
Chicago's Picasso, a 162-ton steel sculpture hovering 50 feet over Daley Plaza, has been slowly turning colors and gaining in popularity for 50 years. Oxidation has given it a rusting patina. The growing popularity of metal sculptures has made it... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Do we love the Picasso now? Celebrating the 50th birthday of this gift to the cityDaley Plaza is a place where people stroll and sit and very often gather. It is
Chicago Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
Daley Plaza is a place where people stroll and sit and very often gather. It is where farmers market their corn and tomatoes and the other things they grow far away. It is where protesters rail against an ever-steady stream of inequities and... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago art fairies are a myth: This is how sculptures find a homeThe Picasso since the artist himself never gave it a title. If you want to see
Chicago Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
The Picasso since the artist himself never gave it a title. If you want to see the abstract sculpture, it's in front of the Daley Plaza at 50 W. Washington St. You can't miss it. Monument with Standing Beast If you come across this sculpture and... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
How do you celebrate the Picasso's 50th birthday?met with mixed reviews but has become a well-known symbol of Chicago around the
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 29 days ago
met with mixed reviews but has become a well-known symbol of Chicago around the world. The 50-foot tall piece sits in Daley Plaza and weighs more than 160 tons. It has been featured in movies like "The Fugitive" and "Ferris Bueller's Day... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Chicago Announces Plans to Celebrate Iconic Picasso Statueof Chicago has announced an ambitious plan to celebrate the 50th anniversary of
NBC Chicago / Posted 29 days ago
of Chicago has announced an ambitious plan to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the famous Picasso statue that resides at Daley Plaza. According to a press release, the city will mark the anniversary by restaging the unveiling of the statue. The... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Chicago preparing to mark Picasso statue's 50th anniversarymixed reviews but has become a well-known symbol of Chicago around the world. T
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 29 days ago
mixed reviews but has become a well-known symbol of Chicago around the world. The 50-foot (15.24-meter) tall piece sits in Daley Plaza and weighs more than 160 tons (145.15 metric tons). It has been featured in movies like "The Fugitive" and... Read more

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