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Chicago Tribune
Let 'Music Under Glass' get you to glittering Garfield Parkyear by some 170,000 people, including some 20,000 Chicago schoolchildren on fi
Let 'Music Under Glass' get you to glittering Garfield Park
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
year by some 170,000 people, including some 20,000 Chicago schoolchildren on field trips.(By comparison that cultural mecca Navy Pier drew some 9 million visitors in 2015). So, on Sunday the Garfield Park Conservatory's hall will be transformed... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
How Tony Karman catapulted Expo Chicago into the art world spotlight"We're building a city," says Tony Karman, walking briskly past a nascent maze
How Tony Karman catapulted Expo Chicago into the art world spotlight
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
"We're building a city," says Tony Karman, walking briskly past a nascent maze of gray-hued walls rising from the floor of Navy Pier's exhibition hall. Karman, president and director of Expo Chicago, is days away from welcoming the national and... Read more
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NBC Chicago
What You'll See at Each Mile of the 2016 Chicago MarathonIn this mile, runners will see some of Chicago's biggest attractions, including
What You'll See at Each Mile of the 2016 Chicago Marathon
NBC Chicago / Posted 3 days ago
In this mile, runners will see some of Chicago's biggest attractions, including "The Bean," the Magnificent Mile and Navy Pier off to their right. Mile 2Loop, Streeterville: Runners will race south into Streeterville and the heart of the... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Things to do in Chicago this weekendof Lincoln, Wellington & Southport). $5 Admission. EXPO CHICAGO – Internationa
Things to do in Chicago this weekend
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 3 days ago
of Lincoln, Wellington & Southport). $5 Admission. EXPO CHICAGO – International exposition of contemporary & modern art at Navy Pier Sept. 22-25. Ticket required. After Dark in the Modern Wing – The Art Institute stays open after hours for exhibit... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
BroadSign’s Gose to Present The Role of Technology in Your Employee Experience At CorpComm Expo 2016on the role that technology should play in the workplace at 3 p.m. on the first
BroadSign’s Gose to Present The Role of Technology in Your Employee Experience At CorpComm Expo 2016
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 3 days ago
on the role that technology should play in the workplace at 3 p.m. on the first day of the Nov. 15-16 event at Chicago’s Navy Pier. The presentation by Gose, entitled “The Role of Technology in Your Employee Experience” will provide an overview... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Next Architecture Biennial aims for 1-2 punch with art fairwell as a schedule change that aims for a one-two punch that draws visitors and
Next Architecture Biennial aims for 1-2 punch with art fair
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
well as a schedule change that aims for a one-two punch that draws visitors and media to the biennial and a big art show at Navy Pier. Previews of the 2017 biennial will move to Sept. 14 from Oct. 1, a shift that will make the biennial's beginning... Read more
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Daily Herald
'The Voice' gives West Dundee teen a taste of famebeen, it almost didn't happen. Elmore said he thought about skipping the open c
'The Voice' gives West Dundee teen a taste of fame
Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
been, it almost didn't happen. Elmore said he thought about skipping the open call for "The Voice" because it was held at Navy Pier on a cold February morning. He knew he'd have to drive downtown and wait in line for hours. "I had to wake up at 5... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Let 'Music Under Glass' get you to glittering Garfield Parkyear by some 170,000 people, including some 20,000 Chicago schoolchildren on fi
Let 'Music Under Glass' get you to glittering Garfield Park
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
year by some 170,000 people, including some 20,000 Chicago schoolchildren on field trips.(By comparison that cultural mecca Navy Pier drew some 9 million visitors in 2015). So, on Sunday the Garfield Park Conservatory's hall will be transformed... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Joan Murphy, Cook County commissioner, longtime politician dies at 79going to take me out of here in a casket," Murphy joked at times with her daugh
Joan Murphy, Cook County commissioner, longtime politician dies at 79
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
going to take me out of here in a casket," Murphy joked at times with her daughter, who closed her longtime Navy Pier shop to take care of her mother. "She worked seriously until the very end." Cook County Board President Toni... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Polish 'Songs of Lear' paints with sound for a Shakespearean exhibitcomposed by Jean-Claude Acquaviva and Maciej Rychly. You can see it, this weeke
Polish 'Songs of Lear' paints with sound for a Shakespearean exhibit
Chicago Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
composed by Jean-Claude Acquaviva and Maciej Rychly. You can see it, this weekend only at Chicago Shakespeare Theater on Navy Pier (it is on its way to the Brooklyn Academy of Music). Although part of the Shakespeare 400 series and inspired by... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Closures on Lake Shore Drive Near Navy Pier Begin FridayTwo lanes of northbound Lake Shore Drive will close overnight Friday near Navy
Closures on Lake Shore Drive Near Navy Pier Begin Friday
NBC Chicago / Posted 8 days ago
Two lanes of northbound Lake Shore Drive will close overnight Friday near Navy Pier for work on the new flyover pedestrian bridge, according to the Chicago Department of Transportation. Right lanes of the northbound drive between Illinois Street and... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
5 budget-friendly fall travel getawaysthe Windy City. The weather has not turned brutal yet, and outdoor attractions
5 budget-friendly fall travel getaways
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 8 days ago
the Windy City. The weather has not turned brutal yet, and outdoor attractions like the Lake Michigan shoreline and the Navy Pier are at their peak. There are plenty of museums, excellent public transportation, and deep-dish pizza that will fill... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
The Download with Justin Kaufmann Full Shownight, Tony Karman, President and Director of EXPO Chicago, chats about the fan
The Download with Justin Kaufmann Full Show
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 9 days ago
night, Tony Karman, President and Director of EXPO Chicago, chats about the fantastic contemporary art festival that hits Navy Pier next week, Anuradha Behari tells us about the upcoming Eye on India Festival, singer-songwriter Tanya Donelly talks... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
Can Chicago become the epicenter of the art world?his career, what keeps him in the arts and culture field, the upcoming EXPO Chi
Can Chicago become the epicenter of the art world?
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 9 days ago
his career, what keeps him in the arts and culture field, the upcoming EXPO Chicago international art festival, turning Navy Pier into a contemporary art gallery, the challenge to convince other world renowned galleries to come to Chicago, the... Read more
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Billboard
GRiZ Gives a Funky Middle Finger on 'PS GFY' Feat. CherubPA ^ 11/10 - Express Live! - Columbus, OH ^ 11/11 - Egyptian Room at Old Nati
GRiZ Gives a Funky Middle Finger on 'PS GFY' Feat. Cherub
Billboard / Posted 9 days ago
PA ^ 11/10 - Express Live! - Columbus, OH ^ 11/11 - Egyptian Room at Old National Centre - Indianapolis, IN % 11/12 - Navy Pier Festival Hall - Chicago, IL 11/15 - Bogarts - Cincinnati, OH % 11/16 - Mercury Ballroom - Louisville, KY % 11/17... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Science geek turned coffee expert launches first Staten Island Coffeedbe choosing some Staten Island-based organizations to benefit from the cafe's d
Science geek turned coffee expert launches first Staten Island Coffeed
Staten Island Advance / Posted 9 days ago
be choosing some Staten Island-based organizations to benefit from the cafe's donations. COFFEED AT A GLANCE Address: 7 Navy Pier Ct., Stapleton New Businesses in Focus is a weekly column that relates the stories of new Staten Island businesses... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Gates Foundation’s Hipchen to Present Mobilize Employees to Amplify Your Brand Story At CorpComm Expo 2016Melinda Gates Foundation, will present a case study seminar at 3 p.m. on the fi
Gates Foundation’s Hipchen to Present Mobilize Employees to Amplify Your Brand Story At CorpComm Expo 2016
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 10 days ago
Melinda Gates Foundation, will present a case study seminar at 3 p.m. on the first day of the Nov. 15-16 event at Chicago’s Navy Pier. The presentation by Hipchen, entitled “Mobilize Employees to Amplify Your Brand Story” will demonstrate how the... Read more
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The Advocate
Chicago Is Hosting an LGBT Job Fair and Every City Needs to Follow SuitOpera; Mariano’s; MB Financial Bank; Metropolitan Family Services; Morningstar;
Chicago Is Hosting an LGBT Job Fair and Every City Needs to Follow Suit
The Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
Opera; Mariano’s; MB Financial Bank; Metropolitan Family Services; Morningstar; Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago; Navy Pier; Northern Trust PLC; Northwestern Department of Medical Social Sciences; Pace Suburban Bus Company; Paul Mitchell... Read more
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NBC Chicago
City Council Approves Makeover Plans for Navy PierCity Council’s Zoning Committee signed off on a plan to revitalize what they ca
City Council Approves Makeover Plans for Navy Pier
NBC Chicago / Posted 11 days ago
City Council’s Zoning Committee signed off on a plan to revitalize what they call the “carnival atmosphere” of Chicago’s Navy Pier in an attempt to transform the iconic spot into a top, year-round destination. It's already the state's number one... Read more
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NBC Chicago
How to Get a 67-Cent Bag of Garrett Popcorn This Weekat the following Chicago-area locations: 27 W. Jackson Blvd. (Loop) 625 N. Mi
How to Get a 67-Cent Bag of Garrett Popcorn This Week
NBC Chicago / Posted 12 days ago
at the following Chicago-area locations: 27 W. Jackson Blvd. (Loop) 625 N. Michigan Ave. (Gold Coast) 600 E. Grand Ave. (Navy Pier) 4 E. Madison St. (Loop) 26 W. Randolph St. (Loop) 500 W. Madison St. (Citigroup Center, 2nd Floor) 835 N.... Read more
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The Signal
Editor’s Letterto visit my brother and his family especially our precious newest addition, bab
Editor’s Letter
The Signal / Posted 15 days ago
to visit my brother and his family especially our precious newest addition, baby Iliana. In Chicago he enjoyed visiting the Navy Pier, Wrigley Field, and was finally able to have real Chicago-style pizza. I’m so glad Dad was able to take this trip.... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
SJ museum knows the way to include LGBT familiescultural advisory committee programs, as well as influenced through its partner
SJ museum knows the way to include LGBT families
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 17 days ago
cultural advisory committee programs, as well as influenced through its partnership with the Chicago Children's Museum at Navy Pier, which launched its LGBT family initiative in 2015 led by Theresa Volpe, an intern for the museum's initiative to... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
'Fun Home' to 'Visiting Edna,' our top-10 early votes for theater this fallto the confines of a constitutional monarchy. Chaos ensues. Nov. 5 through Jan.
'Fun Home' to 'Visiting Edna,' our top-10 early votes for theater this fall
Chicago Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
to the confines of a constitutional monarchy. Chaos ensues. Nov. 5 through Jan. 15 at Chicago Shakespeare Theater on Navy Pier; $48-88 at 312-595-5600 or chicagoshakes.com "A Life Extra Ordinary": Gift Theatre's recent track record with new... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
City Club of Chicago: Chicago Gourmet – Food Is Art! Use Your Palateof Special Service Area 17-Central Lakeview (44th Ward). Previously, he was a
City Club of Chicago: Chicago Gourmet – Food Is Art! Use Your Palate
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 18 days ago
of Special Service Area 17-Central Lakeview (44th Ward). Previously, he was a Board Member for McPier (McCormick Place Navy Pier) from 2003 to 2010, President/Board Member of the Central Lakeview Merchants Association, and on the Board at the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
'Chi-Town Rising'? If only.feel more meaningful to watch celebrants cooing over the skyline and river than
'Chi-Town Rising'? If only.
Chicago Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
feel more meaningful to watch celebrants cooing over the skyline and river than knocking back another cocktail inside the Navy Pier Ballroom. WLS-Ch. 7 will have to raise its game from inside that ballroom in the face of new competition from... Read more
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USA Today
Go now: Unbeatable end-of-summer travel dealsPark and the Chicago Cultural Center with free shows. And with any luck, by Sep
Go now: Unbeatable end-of-summer travel deals
USA Today / Posted 23 days ago
Park and the Chicago Cultural Center with free shows. And with any luck, by September, the new, taller Ferris wheel at Navy Pier will have shorter lines. September is still high season for Vancouver, but flights remain reasonably priced.... Read more
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Officer.com
Chicago Police Union Tells Officers Not to Work Overtime on Labor Day Weekendreduction initiative," assigned to designated crime "hot spots" primarily on th
Chicago Police Union Tells Officers Not to Work Overtime on Labor Day Weekend
Officer.com / Posted 23 days ago
reduction initiative," assigned to designated crime "hot spots" primarily on the South and West sides. Additional officers are assigned to Navy Pier, McCormick Place, public housing, CTA train stations and parks. Copyright 2016 - Chicago... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago Yachting Association hopes Venetian Night will return to Navy Pierincreases. Only 12 boaters signed up this year, which failed to meet the minim
Chicago Yachting Association hopes Venetian Night will return to Navy Pier
Chicago Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
increases. Only 12 boaters signed up this year, which failed to meet the minimum requirement of 20 boats set by Navy Pier, said Sandra Smith, rear commodore for the Chicago Yachting Association, which partners to plan the event. The... Read more
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Daily Herald
Chicago's Venetian Night boat parade canceledCHICAGO -- A lakefront parade of decorated boats in Chicago has been canceled,
Chicago's Venetian Night boat parade canceled
Daily Herald / Posted 24 days ago
CHICAGO -- A lakefront parade of decorated boats in Chicago has been canceled, but a fireworks show will still go on. Navy Pier officials say fewer than 20 boats were signed up to participate in the Venetian Night parade this year. Spokesman Jon... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago police union calls for officers not to work overtime on Labor Day weekendassigned to designated crime "hot spots" primarily on the South and West sides.
Chicago police union calls for officers not to work overtime on Labor Day weekend
Chicago Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
assigned to designated crime "hot spots" primarily on the South and West sides. Additional officers are assigned to Navy Pier, McCormick Place, public housing, CTA train stations and parks. jgorner@chicagotribune.com Twitter... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Divvy offering $2 discount on passes through end of Septemberoff their bikes at Michigan Avenue and Oak Street, Theater on the Lake at Fulle
Divvy offering $2 discount on passes through end of September
Chicago Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
off their bikes at Michigan Avenue and Oak Street, Theater on the Lake at Fullerton Parkway, North Avenue Beach, Montrose Harbor and the Shedd Aquarium. From noon to 8 p.m. on the weekend, valet service is available at Navy Pier. Twitter @lv... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Free trolley service from Navy Pier adds two downtown stopsTourists now are able to hit several downtown attractions on an expanded route
Free trolley service from Navy Pier adds two downtown stops
Chicago Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
Tourists now are able to hit several downtown attractions on an expanded route of the free Navy Pier trolley. The trolley service includes two new stops that make it easier for people to go from Navy Pier to the Chicago riverwalk, Art Institute,... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Annual Venetian Night Boat Parade at Navy Pier CanceledVenetian Night boat parade along Chicago’s lakefront has been canceled this yea
Annual Venetian Night Boat Parade at Navy Pier Canceled
NBC Chicago / Posted 24 days ago
Venetian Night boat parade along Chicago’s lakefront has been canceled this year because of low turnout, according to Navy Pier officials. The annual tradition was started by the Chicago Yacht Association more than 50 years ago, and typically... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
FedEx’s Harrison to Present Brand Journalism Basics At CorpComm Expo 2016will present a seminar focused on brand journalism at 10 a.m. on the first day
FedEx’s Harrison to Present Brand Journalism Basics At CorpComm Expo 2016
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 24 days ago
will present a seminar focused on brand journalism at 10 a.m. on the first day of the Nov. 15-16, 2016 event at Chicago’s Navy Pier. The presentation by Harrison, entitled, “Branding Journalism Basics,” will offer an overview of the concept of... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Venetian Night boat parade canceled, fireworks still plannedboat parade has been canceled because of a lack of participants but a fireworks
Venetian Night boat parade canceled, fireworks still planned
Chicago Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
boat parade has been canceled because of a lack of participants but a fireworks show will still be held, according to a Navy Pier official. The fireworks display has been renamed "Fall for Fireworks," and the event is planned for Sept. 10, Navy... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
New Union Station Transit Center to open Sundayand wider platforms. Six CTA bus routes will operate at the USTC: #1 Bronzevil
New Union Station Transit Center to open Sunday
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 25 days ago
and wider platforms. Six CTA bus routes will operate at the USTC: #1 Bronzeville/Union (Will stop at Jackson Blvd.), # 28 Stony Island; #121 Union/Streeterville Express (Will stop at Jackson Blvd.), #124 Navy Pier, #151 Sheridan and #156 L... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Union Station Transit Center for CTA buses to open SundayStation, the No. 121 Union/Streeterville Express, the No. 151 Sheridan, the No.
Union Station Transit Center for CTA buses to open Sunday
Chicago Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
Station, the No. 121 Union/Streeterville Express, the No. 151 Sheridan, the No. 28 Stony Island, the No. 124 Navy Pier and the No. 156 LaSalle. The center will provide an off-street staging area for buses that have long contributed... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Lunchbreak: Lobster rolls, prepared by Tim Frank and details about The Great American Lobster FestThe Great American Lobster Fest September 2 – 3 Navy Pier 600 E. Grand Avenu
Lunchbreak: Lobster rolls, prepared by Tim Frank and details about The Great American Lobster Fest
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 26 days ago
The Great American Lobster Fest September 2 – 3 Navy Pier 600 E. Grand Avenue Chicago For tickets and more information: Classic New England Roll Ingredients: 4 oz bun 2 oz lobster meat 2 oz butter 1 oz mayonnaise seasoning – 2 parts... Read more
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Boston Globe
Jane Thompson, 89, award-winning designer, urban plannerand her pioneering revitalization projects such as Faneuil Hall, the Grand Cent
Jane Thompson, 89, award-winning designer, urban planner
Boston Globe / Posted 27 days ago
and her pioneering revitalization projects such as Faneuil Hall, the Grand Central District in New York City, and Chicago’s Navy Pier. “People are so limited in their ideas of what they’re capable of,” Mrs. Thompson said of the complexity she faced... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Man Who Faked Robbery, Shooting at Navy Pier Faces ChargesA man who fabricated a story about being shot during a robbery near Navy Pier i
Man Who Faked Robbery, Shooting at Navy Pier Faces Charges
NBC Chicago / Posted 27 days ago
A man who fabricated a story about being shot during a robbery near Navy Pier is facing felony charges in connection with the incident, according to Chicago police. Jimmie Moore, 22, is charged with disorderly conduct for a false police report,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
David Carl channels Gary Busey in madcap 'One-Man Hamlet'is better? Kerry Reid is a freelance critic "David Carl's Celebrity One-Man H
David Carl channels Gary Busey in madcap 'One-Man Hamlet'
Chicago Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
is better? Kerry Reid is a freelance critic "David Carl's Celebrity One-Man Hamlet" – 3 STARS Where: Chicago Shakespeare Theater, Navy Pier, 800 E. Grand Ave. Running time: 1 hour, 20 minutes Tickets: $35-$45 at 312-595-5600 or chicagoshakes... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Man who reported being wounded near Navy Pier shot himselfin the leg, a police spokesman said. At 2:20 a.m., a 22-year-old man reported
Man who reported being wounded near Navy Pier shot himself
Chicago Tribune / Posted 28 days ago
in the leg, a police spokesman said. At 2:20 a.m., a 22-year-old man reported he was shot during an attempted robbery near Navy Pier downtown. He was in the 600 block of East Illinois Street when someone approached him, pulled out a gun and... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Man Shot During Robbery at Navy PierA man was shot during a robbery at Navy Pier early Saturday, according to Chica
Man Shot During Robbery at Navy Pier
NBC Chicago / Posted 28 days ago
A man was shot during a robbery at Navy Pier early Saturday, according to Chicago Police. Around 2:20 a.m., a 22-year-old man was walking down the street on the 600 block of East Illinois, when an unknown offender approached him with a handgun and... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Man shot during Navy Pier robberyCHICAGO — A 22-year-old man was shot during a robbery at Navy Pier overnight.
Man shot during Navy Pier robbery
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 28 days ago
CHICAGO — A 22-year-old man was shot during a robbery at Navy Pier overnight. The man was walking down the street on the 600 block of E. Illinois St. just before 2:30 a.m. Police say a suspect walked up to him with a gun and announced a robbery.... Read more

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