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KERA North Texas
As Talks About Fair Park Continue, Dallas Residents Ask That Community Be InvolvedDallas residents will get another chance to offer their ideas on Fair Park’s fu
As Talks About Fair Park Continue, Dallas Residents Ask That Community Be Involved
KERA North Texas / Posted 9 hours ago
Dallas residents will get another chance to offer their ideas on Fair Park’s future at a special Dallas City Council meeting Feb. 8. For decades, people have talked about how to revitalize Fair Park and make the 277-acre fairground a year-round... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Harris Theater's Michael Tiknis stepping down at year-endHarris Theater President Michael Tiknis will be stepping down at year-end, and
Harris Theater's Michael Tiknis stepping down at year-end
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted yesterday
Harris Theater President Michael Tiknis will be stepping down at year-end, and a search process has been started to replace him. “I think it's time,” he told me. “It's been 12 years and I'm looking forward to helping with the transition. But I'm... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Millennium, Grant garages get a new operatorThe ownership of the Millennium Park and Grant Park garages concession is chang
Millennium, Grant garages get a new operator
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted yesterday
The ownership of the Millennium Park and Grant Park garages concession is changing hands again, with possible implications for motorists who use their more than 9,000 parking spaces every day. Two years after a unit of Morgan Stanley turned the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Harris Theater leader to exit in DecemberMichael Tiknis, the president of the Harris Theater for Music and Dance for the
Harris Theater leader to exit in December
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Michael Tiknis, the president of the Harris Theater for Music and Dance for the last 12 years, said Thursday night that he has decided to leave his post at the end of this year. "It felt time for me to go," Tiknis said in an interview Thursday... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Moving 'beach creature' sculptures delight Chicago visitorsStrandbeests – or “beach creatures” - are "moving," "breathing" and "walking" s
Moving 'beach creature' sculptures delight Chicago visitors
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Strandbeests – or “beach creatures” - are "moving," "breathing" and "walking" sculptures created by Dutch artist Theo Jansen. "Strandbeest: The Dream Machines of Theo Jansen," organized by the Peabody Essex Museum, is the first large-scale U.S. tour... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Top Valentine's Day travel deals - 2016Chicago: Take your sweetie to beautiful Chicago this Valentine's Day for an eve
Top Valentine's Day travel deals - 2016
Calgary Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Chicago: Take your sweetie to beautiful Chicago this Valentine's Day for an even sweeter treat. The Fairmont Chicago, Millennium Park's Romantic Escape package includes accommodations and an in-room chocolate bar with treats like strawberry tuxedos,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago to consider height guidelines for South Michigan Avenue districtBack in November, after a quarrelsome public hearing on two proposed South Mich
Chicago to consider height guidelines for South Michigan Avenue district
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Back in November, after a quarrelsome public hearing on two proposed South Michigan Avenue skyscrapers, including a 1,001-footer designed by Helmut Jahn, I warned that the plans raised a vexing question: Would new growth mar the wall-like row of... Read more
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Weston Mercury
First Nailsea skatepark designs revealed Draft images of the possible design for Nailsea skatepark which is being twea
First Nailsea skatepark designs revealed
Weston Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
Draft images of the possible design for Nailsea skatepark which is being tweaked by Wheelscape Skateparks and members of the public. The design company which will build Nailsea’s new concrete skatepark has... Read more
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BC Local News
Come home to CastlegarPlans are being made for a huge Castlegar homecoming celebration for the Canada
Come home to Castlegar
BC Local News / Posted 12 days ago
Plans are being made for a huge Castlegar homecoming celebration for the Canada Day weekend. 2016 marks the 70th anniversary of Castlegar's incorporation as a village and the 50th anniversary of its incorporation as a town. It is also Selkirk... Read more
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Castlegar News
Come home to CastlegarPlans are being made for a huge Castlegar homecoming celebration for the Canada
Come home to Castlegar
Castlegar News / Posted 12 days ago
Plans are being made for a huge Castlegar homecoming celebration for the Canada Day weekend. 2016 marks the 70th anniversary of Castlegar's incorporation as a village and the 50th anniversary of its incorporation as a town. It is also Selkirk... Read more
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Arkansas Business
New List of Shopping Centers Shows TrendIn 2006, the last time Arkansas Business published a list of the largest shoppi
New List of Shopping Centers Shows Trend
Arkansas Business / Posted 13 days ago
In 2006, the last time Arkansas Business published a list of the largest shopping centers in the state, University Mall in Little Rock was still open and Pinnacle Hills Promenade in Rogers was the big new thing. Pinnacle Hills is still the biggest... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Skatepark designers shortlisted Potential designs for the new skatepark in Nailsea have been submitted and pr
Skatepark designers shortlisted
Weston Mercury / Posted 15 days ago
Potential designs for the new skatepark in Nailsea have been submitted and project leaders are hoping to name the winning designer in the next few weeks. Tenders for the facility in Millennium Park had their designs... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Degas' bodies in motion; the life of Louis Armstrong and moreWhether it's a gala event, a once-in-a-lifetime concert or a hidden gem of a pl
Degas' bodies in motion; the life of Louis Armstrong and more
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 17 days ago
Whether it's a gala event, a once-in-a-lifetime concert or a hidden gem of a play, we're here to up your cultural (and fun) IQ. Here are top picks for your cultural calendar for the coming week, the coming month and beyond. 1 In Terry Teachout's... Read more
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The Irish Times
Scheme of industrial units on market in Youghal for €975,000An entire scheme of light industrial units at Millennium Park in Youghal, Co Co
Scheme of industrial units on market in Youghal for €975,000
The Irish Times / Posted 17 days ago
An entire scheme of light industrial units at Millennium Park in Youghal, Co Cork, is on the market through agent GVA Donal O Buachalla for €975,000. The 18 modern units, adding up to a combined 3,220 sq m (34,660 sq ft), are in good condition and... Read more
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BC Local News
New Year for City of CastlegarCastlegar News recently spent some time with Mayor Lawrence Chernoff to get his
New Year for City of Castlegar
BC Local News / Posted 18 days ago
Castlegar News recently spent some time with Mayor Lawrence Chernoff to get his thoughts on 2015 and his hopes for 2016. Castlegar News: 2015 was a busy year for the City of Castlegar. Of everything that happened in Castlegar last year, what were... Read more
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Castlegar News
New Year for City of CastlegarCastlegar News recently spent some time with Mayor Lawrence Chernoff to get his
New Year for City of Castlegar
Castlegar News / Posted 18 days ago
Castlegar News recently spent some time with Mayor Lawrence Chernoff to get his thoughts on 2015 and his hopes for 2016. Castlegar News: 2015 was a busy year for the City of Castlegar. Of everything that happened in Castlegar last year, what were... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
'Transformers: The Premake' makes Chicago critic a filmmakerBefore "Transformers 4" pounds into cinemas next week (sorry, "Transformers: Ag
'Transformers: The Premake' makes Chicago critic a filmmaker
Chicago Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
Before "Transformers 4" pounds into cinemas next week (sorry, "Transformers: Age of Extinction"), let us take a moment to step back and consider a much smaller, 25-minute film from Chicago-based critic Kevin B. Lee called "Transformers: The Premake,"... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
High-toned jazz and a beer? Vijay Iyer plays Harris' Mix at SixIt's the pivotal question that every arts organization faces every day of the y
High-toned jazz and a beer? Vijay Iyer plays Harris' Mix at Six
Chicago Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
It's the pivotal question that every arts organization faces every day of the year: How do you build new audiences? The Harris Theater for Music and Dance, in Millennium Park, has come up with an intriguing strategy that would seem to hold... Read more
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Daily Herald
Suburbs hit by jet noise await O'Hare plansThe suburbs closest to the airport are bracing for an expected announcement by
Suburbs hit by jet noise await O'Hare plans
Daily Herald / Posted 20 days ago
The suburbs closest to the airport are bracing for an expected announcement by Chicago on its beleaguered O'Hare expansion plans. For towns such as Bensenville hammered by the din from jets, anything that promises a better distribution of noise is... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Name Chicago Cultural Center after Lois WeisbergJust about every mover and shaker in town is saying nice things about Lois Weis
Name Chicago Cultural Center after Lois Weisberg
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 22 days ago
Just about every mover and shaker in town is saying nice things about Lois Weisberg, the force of nature and former city cultural affairs chief who died yesterday. Most of them even mean it. But if Chicago really wants to thank a lady who left an... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Things to in Chicago, USA: three-minute guideA quick guide on what to see, eat and do in Chicago. Chicago's name derives fr
Things to in Chicago, USA: three-minute guide
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 22 days ago
A quick guide on what to see, eat and do in Chicago. Chicago's name derives from a Native American word meaning wild garlic or "place of the skunk". There's nothing of the skunk about Barack Obama's home city. Within a day's drive of more than half... Read more
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The Courier
Things to in Chicago, USA: three-minute guideA quick guide on what to see, eat and do in Chicago. Chicago's name derives fr
Things to in Chicago, USA: three-minute guide
The Courier / Posted 22 days ago
A quick guide on what to see, eat and do in Chicago. Chicago's name derives from a Native American word meaning wild garlic or "place of the skunk". There's nothing of the skunk about Barack Obama's home city. Within a day's drive of more than half... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Things to in Chicago, USA: three-minute guideA quick guide on what to see, eat and do in Chicago. Chicago's name derives fr
Things to in Chicago, USA: three-minute guide
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 22 days ago
A quick guide on what to see, eat and do in Chicago. Chicago's name derives from a Native American word meaning wild garlic or "place of the skunk". There's nothing of the skunk about Barack Obama's home city. Within a day's drive of more than half... Read more
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The Young Witness
Things to in Chicago, USA: three-minute guideA quick guide on what to see, eat and do in Chicago. Chicago's name derives fr
Things to in Chicago, USA: three-minute guide
The Young Witness / Posted 22 days ago
A quick guide on what to see, eat and do in Chicago. Chicago's name derives from a Native American word meaning wild garlic or "place of the skunk". There's nothing of the skunk about Barack Obama's home city. Within a day's drive of more than half... Read more
8 related stories
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Western Advocate
Things to in Chicago, USA: three-minute guideA quick guide on what to see, eat and do in Chicago. Chicago's name derives fr
Things to in Chicago, USA: three-minute guide
Western Advocate / Posted 22 days ago
A quick guide on what to see, eat and do in Chicago. Chicago's name derives from a Native American word meaning wild garlic or "place of the skunk". There's nothing of the skunk about Barack Obama's home city. Within a day's drive of more than half... Read more
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Manning River Times
Things to in Chicago, USA: three-minute guideA quick guide on what to see, eat and do in Chicago. Chicago's name derives fr
Things to in Chicago, USA: three-minute guide
Manning River Times / Posted 22 days ago
A quick guide on what to see, eat and do in Chicago. Chicago's name derives from a Native American word meaning wild garlic or "place of the skunk". There's nothing of the skunk about Barack Obama's home city. Within a day's drive of more than half... Read more
8 related stories
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Goondiwindi Argus
Things to in Chicago, USA: three-minute guideA quick guide on what to see, eat and do in Chicago. Chicago's name derives fr
Things to in Chicago, USA: three-minute guide
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 22 days ago
A quick guide on what to see, eat and do in Chicago. Chicago's name derives from a Native American word meaning wild garlic or "place of the skunk". There's nothing of the skunk about Barack Obama's home city. Within a day's drive of more than half... Read more
8 related stories
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The North West Star
Things to in Chicago, USA: three-minute guideA quick guide on what to see, eat and do in Chicago. Chicago's name derives fr
Things to in Chicago, USA: three-minute guide
The North West Star / Posted 22 days ago
A quick guide on what to see, eat and do in Chicago. Chicago's name derives from a Native American word meaning wild garlic or "place of the skunk". There's nothing of the skunk about Barack Obama's home city. Within a day's drive of more than half... Read more
8 related stories
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Daily Liberal
Things to in Chicago, USA: three-minute guideA quick guide on what to see, eat and do in Chicago. Chicago's name derives fr
Things to in Chicago, USA: three-minute guide
Daily Liberal / Posted 22 days ago
A quick guide on what to see, eat and do in Chicago. Chicago's name derives from a Native American word meaning wild garlic or "place of the skunk". There's nothing of the skunk about Barack Obama's home city. Within a day's drive of more than half... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
The remarkable Lois Weisberg: Famous as a connector, but really a producer"She's a grandmother, she lives in a big house in Chicago, and you've never hea
The remarkable Lois Weisberg: Famous as a connector, but really a producer
Chicago Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
"She's a grandmother, she lives in a big house in Chicago, and you've never heard of her. Does she run the world?" That was the first line of perhaps the most famous article ever written about an official of the city of Chicago . Felons and mayors... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Lois Weisberg, Chicago arts chief for Daley, dies at 90Lois Weisberg, who as the Cultural Affairs commissioner for the city of Chicago
Lois Weisberg, Chicago arts chief for Daley, dies at 90
Chicago Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
Lois Weisberg, who as the Cultural Affairs commissioner for the city of Chicago, was an influential champion of the city’s arts/cultural/entertainment scene, died Wednesday night in Palmetto Bay, Fla., where she was living near her daughter Kiki’s... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
City's culture guru leaving amid rift with DaleyBoundlessly creative, a champion of new ideas and a tireless advocate for the a
City's culture guru leaving amid rift with Daley
Chicago Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
Boundlessly creative, a champion of new ideas and a tireless advocate for the arts, Lois Weisberg will end her long tenure as one of the most influential women to ever serve in local government when she leaves her position as the city's commissioner... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Lois Weisberg, Chicago arts chief for Daley, dies at 90Lois Weisberg, who as the Cultural Affairs commissioner for the city of Chicago
Lois Weisberg, Chicago arts chief for Daley, dies at 90
Chicago Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
Lois Weisberg, who as the Cultural Affairs commissioner for the city of Chicago, an influential champion of the city’s arts/cultural/entertainment scene, died Wednesday night in Palmetto Bay, Fla., where she was living near her daughter Kiki’s... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Grant Park Music Festival announces typically tempting lineupThe area's classical music festival landscape will be tuned to the key of trans
Grant Park Music Festival announces typically tempting lineup
Chicago Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
The area's classical music festival landscape will be tuned to the key of transition this summer, starting at Chicago's cultural playground by the lake. To be sure, the Grant Park Music Festival's 2016 schedule promises more of the same stimulating... Read more
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Jersey Evening Post
Community association opposed to building on the People's Park - where do you think the new hospital should go? « Jersey Evening PostIt was recently revealed that the People’s Park is emerging as the frontrunner
Community association opposed to building on the People's Park - where do you think the new hospital should go? « Jersey Evening Post
Jersey Evening Post / Posted 25 days ago
It was recently revealed that the People’s Park is emerging as the frontrunner in the search for a site for the new hospital. Ayisha Ashworth asked six Islanders what they thought of the plans. 1. Do you think the new hospital should be built on the... Read more

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