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Daily Mail
A new Chicago Target will serve liquor that can be consumed on-premiseA round of cocktails… at Target? The retailer’s new store in Chicago will sell
A new Chicago Target will serve liquor that can be consumed on-premise
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
A round of cocktails… at Target? The retailer’s new store in Chicago will sell beer, wine, and liquor - that can all be consumed on the premises Other neighboring stores such as Whole Foods Market also serve alcohol in order to improve the shoppers'... Read more
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Naples Daily News
You Might Be Able To Drink And Shop At This Chicago TargetDrinking at Target? It could definitely be a thing soon. But Target isn't reall
You Might Be Able To Drink And Shop At This Chicago Target
Naples Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Drinking at Target? It could definitely be a thing soon. But Target isn't really elaborating much beyond that. The new store, scheduled to open in October near Navy Pier, applied for two liquor licenses. One is to sell packaged liquor. The other is... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
You Might Be Able To Drink And Shop At This Chicago TargetDrinking at Target? It could definitely be a thing soon. But Target isn't reall
You Might Be Able To Drink And Shop At This Chicago Target
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 2 days ago
Drinking at Target? It could definitely be a thing soon. But Target isn't really elaborating much beyond that. The new store, scheduled to open in October near Navy Pier, applied for two liquor licenses. One is to sell packaged liquor. The other is... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
You Might Be Able To Drink And Shop At This Chicago TargetDrinking at Target? It could definitely be a thing soon. But Target isn't reall
You Might Be Able To Drink And Shop At This Chicago Target
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 2 days ago
Drinking at Target? It could definitely be a thing soon. But Target isn't really elaborating much beyond that. The new store, scheduled to open in October near Navy Pier, applied for two liquor licenses. One is to sell packaged liquor. The other is... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
You Might Be Able To Drink And Shop At This Chicago TargetDrinking at Target? It could definitely be a thing soon. But Target isn't reall
You Might Be Able To Drink And Shop At This Chicago Target
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 2 days ago
Drinking at Target? It could definitely be a thing soon. But Target isn't really elaborating much beyond that. The new store, scheduled to open in October near Navy Pier, applied for two liquor licenses. One is to sell packaged liquor. The other is... Read more
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The Gleaner
You Might Be Able To Drink And Shop At This Chicago TargetDrinking at Target? It could definitely be a thing soon. But Target isn't reall
You Might Be Able To Drink And Shop At This Chicago Target
The Gleaner / Posted 2 days ago
Drinking at Target? It could definitely be a thing soon. But Target isn't really elaborating much beyond that. The new store, scheduled to open in October near Navy Pier, applied for two liquor licenses. One is to sell packaged liquor. The other is... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
You Might Be Able To Drink And Shop At This Chicago TargetDrinking at Target? It could definitely be a thing soon. But Target isn't reall
You Might Be Able To Drink And Shop At This Chicago Target
KGTV San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
Drinking at Target? It could definitely be a thing soon. But Target isn't really elaborating much beyond that. The new store, scheduled to open in October near Navy Pier, applied for two liquor licenses. One is to sell packaged liquor. The other is... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Chicago Target store to sell....and serve....alcoholCHICAGO,IL – Target is about to take shopping to a whole new level. A level tha
Chicago Target store to sell....and serve....alcohol
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 3 days ago
CHICAGO,IL – Target is about to take shopping to a whole new level. A level that some may see as fun…if not a bit of a danger for impulse buys and wallets everywhere. A new Target store near Chicago’s Navy Pier is all set to become the first in the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
NATO Summit, Olympic bid organizer expected to head McPierNATO Summit and 2016 Olympic bid organizer Lori Healey is expected to succeed J
NATO Summit, Olympic bid organizer expected to head McPier
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
NATO Summit and 2016 Olympic bid organizer Lori Healey is expected to succeed Jim Reilly as the head of the Metropolitan Pier and Exposition Authority, or McPier, which oversees Chicago's massive trade show and convention business, according to a... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Escanaba French Club visits ChicagoESCANABA - The Escanaba High School French Club visited Chicago in August to se
Escanaba French Club visits Chicago
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
ESCANABA - The Escanaba High School French Club visited Chicago in August to see a performance by Qubecois touring group, Cirque du Soleil, attended French language/cultural events, and visited important Chicago attractions. The EHS French Club has... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago River still teems with fecal bacteria, tests showDuring heavy rains, the water reclamation district relieves pressure in over-sa
Chicago River still teems with fecal bacteria, tests show
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
During heavy rains, the water reclamation district relieves pressure in over-saturated sewers by releasing enormous amounts of raw waste and runoff into Bubbly Creek. Fecal coliform levels shot up to a whopping 600,000 CFUs in June after more than... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Target may serve alcohol at Chicago locationCHICAGO- Target is looking to serve alcohol to its customers. A new store in Ch
Target may serve alcohol at Chicago location
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 6 days ago
CHICAGO- Target is looking to serve alcohol to its customers. A new store in Chicago could be the first one to do it. The Target Express is currently under construction near Navy Pier at 401 E. Illinois St. According to city records, the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
New Target store to serve booze?A new Target store near Navy Pier might not only sell packaged alcohol but serv
New Target store to serve booze?
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
A new Target store near Navy Pier might not only sell packaged alcohol but serve it in the store. Target has applied for a Consumption on Premises liquor license for its new Target store under construction at 401 E. Illinois St. in Streeterville,... Read more
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Daily Herald
10 ways to send off summer in the suburbsIt's time for one last summer excursion before temperatures drop and autumn lea
10 ways to send off summer in the suburbs
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
It's time for one last summer excursion before temperatures drop and autumn leaves start to fall. In these last few weeks of summer, there are several events in the city and suburbs that will help you bring the season to an entertaining close. 1.... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Credit downgrade sends McPier to bond market for Marriott hotel - Tourism NewsA drastic credit downgrade for the agency that runs McCormick Place has forced
Credit downgrade sends McPier to bond market for Marriott hotel - Tourism News
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 7 days ago
A drastic credit downgrade for the agency that runs McCormick Place has forced it to rework the financing for construction of a Marriott Marquis hotel on the near South Side. The Metropolitan Pier and Exposition Authority (McPier) voted yesterday to... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Teens Fall Victim to Ticket Scam at One Direction ShowTwo teenagers from Kansas City who bought tickets to Sunday night's One Directi
Teens Fall Victim to Ticket Scam at One Direction Show
NBC Chicago / Posted 9 days ago
Two teenagers from Kansas City who bought tickets to Sunday night's One Direction concert at Soldier Field will not attend the show after they discovered their tickets were fake. The teens said they purchased their tickets on Craigslist for $380 and... Read more
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News.com.au
The trick hackers are using on touristsTravel Advice THESE days, a Wi-Fi connection is considered a travel necessit
The trick hackers are using on tourists
News.com.au / Posted 11 days ago
Travel Advice THESE days, a Wi-Fi connection is considered a travel necessity up there with a comfy pillow from a hotel. But did you know that some of the most popular tourist spots around the world pose a... Read more
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Perth Now
The trick hackers are using on touristsTHESE days, a Wi-Fi connection is considered a travel necessity up there with a
The trick hackers are using on tourists
Perth Now / Posted 11 days ago
THESE days, a Wi-Fi connection is considered a travel necessity up there with a comfy pillow from a hotel. But did you know that some of the most popular tourist spots around the world pose a risk to your security if you access a wi-fi hotspot on... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Navy Pier Among Worst Tourists Spots for HackingNavy Pier may be a popular attraction for tourists, but it’s also a top spot fo
Navy Pier Among Worst Tourists Spots for Hacking
NBC Chicago / Posted 13 days ago
Navy Pier may be a popular attraction for tourists, but it’s also a top spot for hackers, according to a new report. The report claimed cyber-crimes are concentrated in areas of high traffic, particularly the world's top tourist destinations. Other... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Bag checks become norm at some movie theaters. Are metal detectors next?At National Cinema Security offices in New York, the calls typically begin in t
Bag checks become norm at some movie theaters. Are metal detectors next?
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
At National Cinema Security offices in New York, the calls typically begin in the days after a theater shooting. Tom DeLuca, the company's president, said he's fielded half-a-dozen calls in recent weeks from theater owners asking how to increase... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
'Empire,' 'Chicago Fire' cast members take in Cirque du Soleil's KuriosI had “Chicago Fire” cast members sitting in front of me and “Empire” cast memb
'Empire,' 'Chicago Fire' cast members take in Cirque du Soleil's Kurios
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
I had “Chicago Fire” cast members sitting in front of me and “Empire” cast members sitting behind me Thursday at Cirque du Soleil’s Kurios outside the United Center. While I was more interested in the show than the celeb sightings that night (I’m a... Read more
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Mashable
12 top Labor Day destinations for marking the end of summerImage: Norbert Eisele-Hein/JAI/Corbis Summer is coming to a close, it's back t
12 top Labor Day destinations for marking the end of summer
Mashable / Posted 14 days ago
Image: Norbert Eisele-Hein/JAI/Corbis Summer is coming to a close, it's back to school and soon it'll be pumpkin-spice season. So while the sun is still shining and the heat is still sizzling, take yourself on a final summer vacation over Labor Day... Read more
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News 10 WILX
Best One Tank Road TripsIf you're making plans for a last-minute summer trip over the Labor Day weekend
Best One Tank Road Trips
News 10 WILX / Posted 14 days ago
If you're making plans for a last-minute summer trip over the Labor Day weekend, there are plenty of family-friendly options that will only cost you one tank of gas to get there. With the long holiday weekend on the way, families are looking for... Read more
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Daily Press
Hampton youth employment program trains 43Hampton's efforts to curb youth violence are also providing job skills at city-
Hampton youth employment program trains 43
Daily Press / Posted 14 days ago
Hampton's efforts to curb youth violence are also providing job skills at city-run facilities and departments as well as businesses throughout the community. The summer employment program included 43 students this year, according to a presentation... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
Can you decifer what Mike Ditka wrote in this never before seen memorabiliaGrant DePorter of Harry Caray’s Restaurant Group recently acquired Mike Ditka’s
Can you decifer what Mike Ditka wrote in this never before seen memorabilia
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 14 days ago
Grant DePorter of Harry Caray’s Restaurant Group recently acquired Mike Ditka’s ’85 playbook and was pleased to discover a never before seen note card detailing Ditka’s feelings. The full playbook is on display at Harry Caray’s Tavern Navy Pier later... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
A prime spot for Air and Water Show, a Cuban fest, Broadway in the ParkWhether it's a gala event, a once-in-a-lifetime concert or a hidden gem of a pl
A prime spot for Air and Water Show, a Cuban fest, Broadway in the Park
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 20 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 By now, Cirque du... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Illinois House passes federal spending bill — after the usual bickeringDemocrats and Republicans in the House found common ground amid the budget stal
Illinois House passes federal spending bill — after the usual bickering
Chicago Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
Democrats and Republicans in the House found common ground amid the budget stalemate Wednesday when they supported legislation to free up $5.2 billion in federal funds — though not before more of the ubiquitous partisan bickering that's marked the... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
15 Chicago festivals to hit before summer is overDon’t let the remaining weeks of summer slip away from you. Here’s a list of Ch
15 Chicago festivals to hit before summer is over
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 20 days ago
Don’t let the remaining weeks of summer slip away from you. Here’s a list of Chicago festivals you can still hit this August to take advantage of the best summer city in the world. Festa Italiana (August 13-16 on Taylor between Ashland & Racine) –... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
Flavor HD: Lobsterfest, Filets and Chicago Food and Wine FestivalLobster Macaroni and Cheese (KCPQ-TV) Dane Neal and Hannah Stanley of Flavor H
Flavor HD: Lobsterfest, Filets and Chicago Food and Wine Festival
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 20 days ago
Lobster Macaroni and Cheese (KCPQ-TV) Dane Neal and Hannah Stanley of Flavor HD join Bill and Wendy to talk about the upcoming Lobsterfest at Navy Pier and the amount of high quality lobster in Chicago. They then breakdown steaks, especially filets... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago Air and Water Show: Where to watch, what to see (guide)The Blue Angels return in their headline role in the 2015 Chicago Air and Water
Chicago Air and Water Show: Where to watch, what to see (guide)
Chicago Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
The Blue Angels return in their headline role in the 2015 Chicago Air and Water Show downtown along the lakefront this weekend. Of the 17 performers (5 military and 11 civilian) only one is new: The Breitling Jet Team from France. The seven L-39 C... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Ald. Brendan Reilly Considers Run for CongressAld. Brendan Reilly, whose ward covers parts of downtown, may take a stab at ru
Ald. Brendan Reilly Considers Run for Congress
NBC Chicago / Posted 21 days ago
Ald. Brendan Reilly, whose ward covers parts of downtown, may take a stab at running for Congress, according to a new report. After receiving a tip from an insider, Hinz received an email response from Reilly that read, "I have been encouraged to... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Springfield moves to get McPier bondholders out of budget fightRepublicans and Democrats in Springfield can apparently agree on one thing — ge
Springfield moves to get McPier bondholders out of budget fight
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 22 days ago
Republicans and Democrats in Springfield can apparently agree on one thing — getting McPier out of the middle of the battle over the state budget. A bill, sponsored by Illinois Senate President John Cullerton and backed by some Republicans, would... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Shoreline comedy cruise debuts FridayWhat do you get when you cross stand-up comedy and an architecture cruise? Heck
Shoreline comedy cruise debuts Friday
Chicago Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
What do you get when you cross stand-up comedy and an architecture cruise? Heck if we know, but Shoreline Sightseeing and Zanies are going to find out this weekend when they debut the Friday Evening Comedy Cruises. Standup comics and Zanies regulars... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
McPier debt dinged for lack of state budgetThe state budget stalemate led two Wall Street ratings agencies Wednesday to do
McPier debt dinged for lack of state budget
Chicago Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
The state budget stalemate led two Wall Street ratings agencies Wednesday to downgrade by several notches more than $3 billion in bonds issued by the agency that runs Navy Pier and McCormick Place. Both Standard & Poor's Ratings Services and Fitch... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
If statues could talk — they might sound like David SchwimmerIt would almost be enough to have your cellphone ring and the identifying text
If statues could talk — they might sound like David Schwimmer
Chicago Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
It would almost be enough to have your cellphone ring and the identifying text say there's an incoming call from "Abraham Lincoln," or "Benito Juarez," or "Cloud Gate." That's a screenshot worth saving. It's a bonus of the innovative public art... Read more
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Valley Free Press
Legion Auxiliary donates to Special Olympics Family and FriendsThe American Legion Auxiliary Post 395 of Plano recently presented a donation t
Legion Auxiliary donates to Special Olympics Family and Friends
Valley Free Press / Posted 29 days ago
The American Legion Auxiliary Post 395 of Plano recently presented a donation to Special Olympics Family and Friends. Approximately 50 athletes participate with the Kendall County Special Olympics Family and Friends. Pictured are Mel Herreid,... Read more
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My Suburban Life
Elmhurst residents compete in race to Mackinac IslandAs seasoned sailors George Quinlan, 48, and Jim Webb, 61, put it, it’s just you
Elmhurst residents compete in race to Mackinac Island
My Suburban Life / Posted 29 days ago
As seasoned sailors George Quinlan, 48, and Jim Webb, 61, put it, it’s just you, the wind, the weather and the waves. The two Elmhurst residents embarked July 11 on the Chicago Yacht Club�Race to Mackinac, a 289-nautical mile excursion to Mackinac... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Big Ten reaping rewards of investment, winnning battle with SEC for elite statusCHICAGO — The phrase "that's how we've always done it" wasn't cutting it for th
Big Ten reaping rewards of investment, winnning battle with SEC for elite status
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 30 days ago
CHICAGO — The phrase "that's how we've always done it" wasn't cutting it for the Big Ten. The conference has been around for more than 120 years, boasts four of the winningest programs in college football history and was once home to coaching... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
A limo for Fido, a 1920s soda fountain back to life, and moreNew in Chicago is just that: a listing of businesses getting off the ground in
A limo for Fido, a 1920s soda fountain back to life, and more
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 1 months ago
New in Chicago is just that: a listing of businesses getting off the ground in and around Chicago. Please send us your startup announcements. Email is best: newchicagobusiness@gmail.com. Crain's contributor Robert Loerzel brings you news of fresh... Read more

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