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Chicago Tribune
Double Monk kicks off Jazz Fest week with flairrest of the week. The standing-room-only crowd suggested that audiences are eag
Double Monk kicks off Jazz Fest week with flair
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 hours ago
rest of the week. The standing-room-only crowd suggested that audiences are eager to attend festival-related events outside Millennium Park, where the bulk of Chicago Jazz Festival performances will take place Thursday through Sunday. Though... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Murder-suicide rocks TrincityTask Force (NDTF) received information that the black Tucson SUV PBZ 6505 was s
Murder-suicide rocks Trincity
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted yesterday
Task Force (NDTF) received information that the black Tucson SUV PBZ 6505 was spotted in a parked position at Osprey Drive, Millennium Park, Trincity. As the officers approached the vehicle with guns at the ready, a gunshot rang off. Businessman... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
From Charlie Haden to Anat Cohen, a promising Jazz FestStudios on Monday and Tuesday; an array of clubs Wednesday; in the Chicago Cult
From Charlie Haden to Anat Cohen, a promising Jazz Fest
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Studios on Monday and Tuesday; an array of clubs Wednesday; in the Chicago Cultural Center on Thursday afternoon and in Millennium Park on Thursday evening through Sunday. All performances are free, unless otherwise noted. For complete listings,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Dear Mr. Kelly: Can you jazz up the Jazz Fest?it from the acoustically dreadful, aesthetically challenged environs of Grant P
Dear Mr. Kelly: Can you jazz up the Jazz Fest?
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
it from the acoustically dreadful, aesthetically challenged environs of Grant Park and moved it to infinitely superior Millennium Park. This took a certain amount of grit on her part, considering how long the champions of the status quo had... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
15 bloody minutes that shaped a citycovered what would become the Loop. The future Magnificent Mile had but one emp
15 bloody minutes that shaped a city
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
covered what would become the Loop. The future Magnificent Mile had but one emporium, Kinzie's trading post. The site of Millennium Park was under water, the shoreline being then farther west. Heald, who commanded Fort Dearborn in 1812, described... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Dancing Festival opener a rare glimpse into 20th century classics6 and 8 p.m. at Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E. Chicago Ave. Thursday: 7:30
Dancing Festival opener a rare glimpse into 20th century classics
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
6 and 8 p.m. at Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E. Chicago Ave. Thursday: 7:30 p.m. at the Harris Theater, 205 E. Randolph St. Friday: 5 p.m. at Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand Ave. Saturday: 7:30 p.m. at the Pritzker Pavilion in M... Read more
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Daily Herald
Fairs & fests: Geneva Concours d'Elegance, Palatine Street Fest, Grayslake Balloon FestJazz Festival: Thursday through Sunday, Sept. 1-4, at the Chicago Cultural Cent
Fairs & fests: Geneva Concours d'Elegance, Palatine Street Fest, Grayslake Balloon Fest
Daily Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Jazz Festival: Thursday through Sunday, Sept. 1-4, at the Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington St., and in Millennium Park, 201 E. Randolph St., Chicago. Jazz headliners perform on various stages at the Chicago Cultural Center.... Read more
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AdWeek
How Samsung Is Helping One Artist Draw His Way Across the CountrySept. 9. Goodman is taking inspiration for his drawings from photos submitted
How Samsung Is Helping One Artist Draw His Way Across the Country
AdWeek / Posted 7 days ago
Sept. 9. Goodman is taking inspiration for his drawings from photos submitted on social media and local attractions, like Millennium Park in Chicago and Venice Beach in Los Angeles. A website, Note7Studio.com, displays Goodman's artwork and... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Orbert Davis' 'Soul Migration' takes on a story of black Chicagothe 1950s, from northern Louisiana," says Davis, who will perform the world pre
Orbert Davis' 'Soul Migration' takes on a story of black Chicago
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
the 1950s, from northern Louisiana," says Davis, who will perform the world premiere of his "Soul Migration" on Sept. 1 in Millennium Park. "I've been there many times. I've heard the personal stories. I know what they went through when they... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Observation towers offer different views of Tampa BayAt Sawgrass Lake Park in St. Petersburg, you’ll see nests to the left or right
Observation towers offer different views of Tampa Bay
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
At Sawgrass Lake Park in St. Petersburg, you’ll see nests to the left or right of the observation tower. At Boca Ciega Millennium Park in Seminole, watch pelicans take flight from the water. At Lettuce Lake Regional Park in Tampa, along the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Wilco brings sonic violence and whispers to Millennium Parkthe diehards, and a moment so quiet that Jeff Tweedy sang in a near whisper. Th
Wilco brings sonic violence and whispers to Millennium Park
Chicago Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
the diehards, and a moment so quiet that Jeff Tweedy sang in a near whisper. There also was a banjo sighting. Wilco played Millennium Park in its hometown on a beautiful Sunday night, and treated it like not just another rock concert. The sextet... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Conductor Kalmar ends Grant Park season with flourishof Berlioz's invented language of the underworld came, as they should, close to
Conductor Kalmar ends Grant Park season with flourish
Chicago Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
of Berlioz's invented language of the underworld came, as they should, close to terror. The program will be repeated 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion, Millennium Park; free; 312-742-7647; gpmf.org. Alan Artner is a freelance cr... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Abuja Set to Host 'Summer of Expressions'artist who is popularly known as Brainbox, said the Youth camp which will last
Abuja Set to Host 'Summer of Expressions'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
artist who is popularly known as Brainbox, said the Youth camp which will last for three days in the last week of August at Millennium park, will be facilitated by established writers, poets and spoken words artist from Words Rhymes and Rhythm... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Park ban order to make people in Nailsea feel safer, say policenew dispersal order designed to crack down on antisocial behaviour in Nailsea w
Park ban order to make people in Nailsea feel safer, say police
Weston Mercury / Posted 11 days ago
new dispersal order designed to crack down on antisocial behaviour in Nailsea will stop people feel harassed and afraid. Millennium Park. The police introduced the legislation last week in the wake of reports of large intimidating groups hanging... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Kids to take the Adventure Challengepromote active outside," Jones said. Participating kids will get a free gift a
Kids to take the Adventure Challenge
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 12 days ago
promote active outside," Jones said. Participating kids will get a free gift and t-shirt, as well as free entry into Millennium Park through August 21. Registration is currently closed, but that doesn't mean you can't come out and support... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Homme the latest experiment for 2 multifaceted musiciansstate of being in this incredibly productive scene." Greg Kot cohosts "Sound O
Homme the latest experiment for 2 multifaceted musicians
Chicago Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
state of being in this incredibly productive scene." Greg Kot cohosts "Sound Opinions" at 8 p.m. Fridayand 2 and 11 p.m. Saturdayon WBEZ-FM 91.5. Homme: With Tortoise, 6:30 p.m. Aug. 25 at Pritzker Pavilion, Millennium Park, free; cityofchicago.o... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Complete Guide to the Chicago Air & Water ShowParking locations include Millennium Park Garage, Millennium Lakeside Garage (5
Complete Guide to the Chicago Air & Water Show
NBC Chicago / Posted 13 days ago
Parking locations include Millennium Park Garage, Millennium Lakeside Garage (5 S. Columbus Drive), Grant Park South Garage (325 S. Michigan Ave.) and Grant Park North Garage (25 N. Michigan Ave). All-day packages are available for $35 and include... Read more
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Comox Valley Record
Boondock plays Simms Park free concert on Sunday, Aug. 21upbeat rock influence. Roger Boon heads up the rhythm section on drums, and Sco
Boondock plays Simms Park free concert on Sunday, Aug. 21
Comox Valley Record / Posted 13 days ago
upbeat rock influence. Roger Boon heads up the rhythm section on drums, and Scott Brown on bass and back-up vocals. Simms Millennium Park is located by the 5th Street Bridge, across from Lewis Park. Sit on the chairs provided, or bring your own... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Police appeal for youth shelter to prevent antisocial behaviourbad, but the new one is made of concrete so they aren’t able to. “Nailsea has
Police appeal for youth shelter to prevent antisocial behaviour
Weston Mercury / Posted 13 days ago
bad, but the new one is made of concrete so they aren’t able to. “Nailsea has a small amount of antisocial behaviour in Millennium Park and The Grove. “We are concerned that once the inclement weather does start to come back, teenagers being... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Check your summer to-do list, while there's still timeB Resolution: I will spend at least an hour outside every day, moving. Grade:
Check your summer to-do list, while there's still time
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
B Resolution: I will spend at least an hour outside every day, moving. Grade: A Resolution: I will lie on the grass in Millennium Park and listen to live music. Grade: A Resolution: I will swim, even though I'm a bad swimmer and haven't had a... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Blue Plate Catering expanding operationsat the Field Museum, also operates the restaurants Park Grill and Tesori, as we
Blue Plate Catering expanding operations
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 14 days ago
at the Field Museum, also operates the restaurants Park Grill and Tesori, as well as other food-service operations at Millennium Park and in Symphony Center. Park Grill was in the news recently as the Cook County Circuit Court judge handed a... Read more
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News Mail
Read to me programcircus,” Mrs Rapkins said. The read to me program is set for September 1 from
Read to me program
News Mail / Posted 14 days ago
circus,” Mrs Rapkins said. The read to me program is set for September 1 from 10am and people are encouraged to meet at Millennium Park. Mrs Rapkins said the library will be supplying the books and the high school students will be providing the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago Dancing Fest still a fresh 10St. "Planet Chicago": 5:30 p.m. Aug. 26 on Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand Ave. "Danc
Chicago Dancing Fest still a fresh 10
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
St. "Planet Chicago": 5:30 p.m. Aug. 26 on Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand Ave. "Dancing Under the Stars": 7:30 p.m. Aug. 27 at the Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park Tickets: Free, reservations required for indoor events; chicagodancingfest... Read more
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Daily Herald
Theater events: 'Fefu and Her Friends' opens Halcyon's 11th seasonAngry Inch") for Broadway in Chicago's free summer concert at 6:15 p.m. Monday,
Theater events: 'Fefu and Her Friends' opens Halcyon's 11th season
Daily Herald / Posted 15 days ago
Angry Inch") for Broadway in Chicago's free summer concert at 6:15 p.m. Monday, Aug. 15, at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park, 201 E. Randolph St., Chicago. "For many, it's the favorite concert of the year bringing together thousands... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
At Grant Park, a gentler Tchaikovsky before the stormswith the emotional extremes of Romantic Russian music. Kalmar did better than m
At Grant Park, a gentler Tchaikovsky before the storms
Chicago Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
with the emotional extremes of Romantic Russian music. Kalmar did better than many. The full program is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion, Millennium Park; free; 312-742-7647; gpmf.org. Alan Artner is a freelance cri... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Michigan Avenue high-rise a city-friendly addition to once-dreary stretchthere, just an urban canyon you hurried through. But the rebirth of Grant Park
Michigan Avenue high-rise a city-friendly addition to once-dreary stretch
Chicago Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
there, just an urban canyon you hurried through. But the rebirth of Grant Park's northern end — achieved by the opening of Millennium Park in 2004 and Maggie Daley Park in 2014 — upended this order, drawing hordes of pedestrians south of the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Official soundtrack on the way for 'Ferris Bueller's Day Off'directed the film, which starred Matthew Broderick as Bueller. Lake Forest host
Official soundtrack on the way for 'Ferris Bueller's Day Off'
Chicago Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
directed the film, which starred Matthew Broderick as Bueller. Lake Forest hosted Ferris Fest earlier this year in celebration of the film. "Ferris Bueller" is scheduled to be featured Tuesday as part of at the free Millennium Park fil... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Three masters of American music celebrated at Grant Park, RaviniaConcerts this week by the Grant Park Orchestra at Millennium Park and the Chica
Three masters of American music celebrated at Grant Park, Ravinia
Chicago Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
Concerts this week by the Grant Park Orchestra at Millennium Park and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra at Ravinia gave rare exposure to once highly acclaimed symphonies by important American composers from the 1930s and '40s that have fallen off the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Recommended Chicago-area classical concertsViolin Concerto in E minor, with Kalmar also leading Schubert's Symphony No. 4;
Recommended Chicago-area classical concerts
Chicago Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
Violin Concerto in E minor, with Kalmar also leading Schubert's Symphony No. 4; 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. Jay Pritzker Pavilion, Millennium Park, Michigan Avenue and Randolph Street; free in lawn and unreserved seating areas; memberships for reserved... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Stage Left's Drekfest, Black Harvest Film Festival, election comedy230 W. North Ave., 312-662-4562 2 The Broadway in Chicago Summer Concert combi
Stage Left's Drekfest, Black Harvest Film Festival, election comedy
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 20 days ago
230 W. North Ave., 312-662-4562 2 The Broadway in Chicago Summer Concert combines two great things: Outdoor concerts at Millennium Park and the steady stream of musical talent that comes through Chicago in touring companies of Broadway shows.... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Stage Left's Drekfest, Black Harvest Film Festival, election comedy230 W. North Ave., 312-662-4562 2 The Broadway in Chicago Summer Concert combi
Stage Left's Drekfest, Black Harvest Film Festival, election comedy
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 20 days ago
230 W. North Ave., 312-662-4562 2 The Broadway in Chicago Summer Concert combines two great things: Outdoor concerts at Millennium Park and the steady stream of musical talent who come through Chicago in touring companies of Broadway shows. Yes,... Read more
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Business Wire
Surprise Donation of More Than $134,000 from Staples Funds Local Classroom Projects through DonorsChoose.orgtowards Chicago classroom projects on DonorsChoose.org. The Geofilter will be a
Surprise Donation of More Than $134,000 from Staples Funds Local Classroom Projects through DonorsChoose.org
Business Wire / Posted 21 days ago
towards Chicago classroom projects on DonorsChoose.org. The Geofilter will be available for use in the Staples store in the Millennium Park area (located at 111 North Wabash Ave.) and in the surrounding area. Sponsored Geofilters allow brands to... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Chicago protesters continue calls for change after police shootingcases involving Chicago police officers. Sunday afternoon, a group of Chicago
Chicago protesters continue calls for change after police shooting
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 22 days ago
cases involving Chicago police officers. Sunday afternoon, a group of Chicago high school girls organized a rally at Millennium Park, with about 100 protesters gathering on the lawn at the northwest corner of the park. The same girls... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Dozens of protesters in Chicago block streets, trafficChicago for a protest over the police shooting of an unarmed black 18-year-old.
Dozens of protesters in Chicago block streets, traffic
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 22 days ago
Chicago for a protest over the police shooting of an unarmed black 18-year-old. The protesters gathered Sunday evening in Millennium Park then began marching through downtown, at times blocking traffic. The demonstration comes two days after... Read more
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Daily Mail
Activists block streets in Chicago to protest the shooting Paul O'Nealthe moment the fatal shot is fired because that officer's bodycam 'wasn't turne
Activists block streets in Chicago to protest the shooting Paul O'Neal
Daily Mail / Posted 22 days ago
the moment the fatal shot is fired because that officer's bodycam 'wasn't turned on' Protesters gathered in the city's Millennium Park before taking to the downtown streets, occasionally blocking traffic RELATED ARTICLES Husband of Ohio woman... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Dozens of protesters in Chicago block streets, trafficChicago for a protest over the police shooting of an unarmed black 18-year-old.
Dozens of protesters in Chicago block streets, traffic
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 22 days ago
Chicago for a protest over the police shooting of an unarmed black 18-year-old. The protesters gathered Sunday evening in Millennium Park then began marching through downtown, at times blocking traffic. The demonstration comes two days after... Read more
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Daily Herald
Dozens of protesters in Chicago block streets, trafficChicago for a protest over the police shooting of an unarmed black 18-year-old.
Dozens of protesters in Chicago block streets, traffic
Daily Herald / Posted 22 days ago
Chicago for a protest over the police shooting of an unarmed black 18-year-old. The protesters gathered Sunday evening in Millennium Park then began marching through downtown, at times blocking traffic. The demonstration comes two days after... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Dozens of protesters in Chicago block streets, trafficin Chicago for a protest over the police shooting of a black 18-year-old. The
Dozens of protesters in Chicago block streets, traffic
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 22 days ago
in Chicago for a protest over the police shooting of a black 18-year-old. The protesters gathered Sunday evening in Millennium Park then began marching through downtown, at times blocking traffic. The demonstration comes two days after... Read more
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Salon.com
Dozens of protesters in Chicago block streets, trafficin Chicago for a protest over the police shooting of a black 18-year-old. The
Dozens of protesters in Chicago block streets, traffic
Salon.com / Posted 22 days ago
in Chicago for a protest over the police shooting of a black 18-year-old. The protesters gathered Sunday evening in Millennium Park then began marching through downtown, at times blocking traffic. The demonstration comes two days after... Read more
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CBS News
Chicago protesters continue calls for change after police shootingcases involving Chicago police officers. Sunday afternoon, a group of Chicago
Chicago protesters continue calls for change after police shooting
CBS News / Posted 22 days ago
cases involving Chicago police officers. Sunday afternoon, a group of Chicago high school girls organized a rally at Millennium Park, with about 100 protesters gathering on the lawn at the northwest corner of the park. The same girls... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
O'Neal shooting mobilizes teens to hold Millennium Park police protestand young adults could feel safe vocalizing their outrage over O'Neal's death.
O'Neal shooting mobilizes teens to hold Millennium Park police protest
Chicago Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
and young adults could feel safe vocalizing their outrage over O'Neal's death. The girls led nearly 150 young marchers from Millennium Park down South Michigan Avenue, decrying police brutality. "We wanted to create a safe space for the youth,"... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Protests Continue, Demonstrators March Downtown on Day 3for the third consecutive day on Sunday, protesting the fatal police shooting o
Protests Continue, Demonstrators March Downtown on Day 3
NBC Chicago / Posted 22 days ago
for the third consecutive day on Sunday, protesting the fatal police shooting of a Chicago teenager. Protesters met at Millennium Park at 5 p.m., then began marching through downtown Chicago, chanting, shutting down traffic at points, and... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Demonstrators rally against policy brutality in Millennium ParkCHICAGO -- Demonstrators are gathering at Wrigley Square in Millennium Park for
Demonstrators rally against policy brutality in Millennium Park
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 22 days ago
CHICAGO -- Demonstrators are gathering at Wrigley Square in Millennium Park for a rally, march and then a sit-in. This comes after the release of the police involved shooting videos of Paul O'Neal on Friday. A Chicago police officer fatally shot... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
More protests at CPD headquarters over O’Neal killingwas released. “I will not characterize anything that I’m disappointed, it just
More protests at CPD headquarters over O’Neal killing
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 23 days ago
was released. “I will not characterize anything that I’m disappointed, it just goes back to us making sure we train our officers appropriately on how to respond to incidents,” Johnson said. A march and rally is scheduled for Millennium Park t... Read more
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Boston Globe
Check-in: The Peninsula Hotel goes from high-tech to highest-techmay be tempted to stay put at “The Pen,” but Chicago is right at the doorstep:
Check-in: The Peninsula Hotel goes from high-tech to highest-tech
Boston Globe / Posted 23 days ago
may be tempted to stay put at “The Pen,” but Chicago is right at the doorstep: the Magnificent Mile, Navy Pier, Millennium Park, beaches, museums, and more. Enjoy, and then come back to your room and push the spa button. THE PENINSULA... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Black Lives Matter, Blue Lives Matter movements clash over proposed billgrew out of a community that feels it is under constant threat, and the Blue Li
Black Lives Matter, Blue Lives Matter movements clash over proposed bill
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 23 days ago
grew out of a community that feels it is under constant threat, and the Blue Lives Matter, which is a slogan used to support police. More protests are planned this weekend. Activists say they’ll meet in Millennium Park tomorrow evening for a r... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Gandolfi's garden of musical delights makes for an enjoyable stroll at its Grant Park premiereand Chorus one of their more enjoyable undertakings of the season over the week
Gandolfi's garden of musical delights makes for an enjoyable stroll at its Grant Park premiere
Chicago Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
and Chorus one of their more enjoyable undertakings of the season over the weekend at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park. Actually, setting the grand solemnity of Mozart's "Great" Mass in C minor against the frisky... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
City, Park Grill settle lawsuit appeal over Millennium Park agreementyears of legal battles, Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s administration has settled a lawsu
City, Park Grill settle lawsuit appeal over Millennium Park agreement
Chicago Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
years of legal battles, Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s administration has settled a lawsuit with the owners of the Park Grill in Millennium Park regarding the restaurant’s controversial long-term concession at the popular park. Emanuel’s administration... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Emanuel administration settles with Park Grill ownersMayor Rahm Emanuel's administration has settled a long-running legal battle wit
Emanuel administration settles with Park Grill owners
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 24 days ago
Mayor Rahm Emanuel's administration has settled a long-running legal battle with the owners of the Park Grill in Millennium Park. The sides agreed to the settlement today, in which the restaurant will begin paying base rent on the property, as well... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Emanuel administration reaches settlement with Park Grill ownersMayor Rahm Emanuel's administration has settled a long-running legal battle wit
Emanuel administration reaches settlement with Park Grill owners
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 24 days ago
Mayor Rahm Emanuel's administration has settled a long-running legal battle with the owners of the Park Grill in Millennium Park. The sides agreed to the settlement today, in which the restaurant will begin paying base rent on the property, as well... Read more
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