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Chicago's museums rank among the best in the world. Find the essential info you need to visit them today, from admissions info, pricing, hours, and more.
Identify your Illinois State Representative and district easily and accurately with this guide for Illinois residents.
Find out the breed of U.S. President Barack Obama's dog, see photo galleries, and read about the controversy surrounding the dog.
A guide to help you identify your Illinois State Senator and district easily and accurately within and around Chicago.
Chicago is one of the best bar towns on the planet. Find a hand-picked list of the best bars in Chicago chosen by Sean Parnell of the Chicago Bar Project.
Learn more about the seven minor league baseball teams affiliated with the Chicago Cubs.
Find the major daily, weekly, and bi-monthly newspapers of Chicago, IL with links to each newspaper's site.
Learn more about Chicago, Illinois and see a map of its location.
Find Chicago jobs and career opportunities at the ten Fortune 500 companies headquartered in Chicago, IL with this essential Chicago job search list.
Learn more about which Chicago restaurants Barack Obama and Michelle Obama favor when they're in the city.
Find Chicago's neighborhood and community newspapers here.
Find contact information, phone numbers, and website resources for U.S. Senator Richard Durbin, a Democrat from Illinois. He is the senior senator from Illinois.
What is the difference between a Chicago neighborhood and a Chicago community area? What exactly are wards? Find answers, see maps, and more with this Chicago FAQ answer sheet.
Find 10 great things to see and do on the campus of the University of Chicago. All are open to the public.
Identify your representative to the United States House of Representatives quickly and accurately.
There are 102 counties in the state of Illinois. This is an alphabetical list of all of them.
Find out the name and see photos of the Obama family dog that was promised by the President to his daughters in his Election Night speech.
Did you win the Illinois lottery? Check here for the official winning numbers.
Who were the best baseball players in the history of the Chicago White Sox? Find out here.
Get into the holiday season with the Brookfield Zoo's Holiday Magic event, including dates, times, and more.
See pictures of Chicago's Chinatown and its unique and historic architecture. It's the largest Chinatown in the Midwest and home to more than 8000 residents.
Read our top 30 picks for the best responses to the Twitter Trend
Check out Henry B. Clarke's house, which is located at 1855 S. Indiana Avenue in Chicago, IL. It's considered to be Chicago's oldest building.
Here comes Santa Paws! For the fourth year in a row, Kimpton Hotels of Chicago will host Santa Paws at the Hotel Allegro, a weekend-long event where neighborhood pets and four-legged hotel companions are invited for holiday treats and photos with Santa. Santa Paws will take place December 8 - 9, 2012.
See the most up-to-date list of Chicago school closings and Chicago business closings from the Emergency Closings Center.
There is no other museum like the National Vietnam Veteran's Art Museum in the country, and perhaps, the world. While other institutions fill their halls with the artifacts of war, this Chicago museum fills their building with the human experiences of war captured, examined, and expressed through art.
While the museum was initially founded to display work from Vietnam veterans, the NVVAM's mission has expanded to include art work drawn from experiences in all the nation's conflicts.
Sure, you want Fido to romp in Chicago's dog parks, but you first need a tag and a permit or you could face up to $500 in fines. And, you know that's not coming out of Fido's pocket.
Find the location, public features, and other fast facts for Daley Plaza in Chicago.
The Tin Man sculpture in Oz Park, Chicago. Page 7.
Get essential information and a local's perspective on visiting Chicago's John Hancock Observatory.
Henry B. Clarke's house is located at 1855 S. Indiana Avenue in Chiago, IL. It is considered the city's oldest surviving structure. Page 2.
See photos of Chicago during Christmas.
While the east and west coasts boast varied mountain terrain and majestic mountain peaks, the Midwest’s collection of skiing and snowboarding runs isn’t to be ignored. Snow enthusiasts will be impressed these ski resorts near Chicago.
Henry B. Clarke's house is located at 1855 S. Indiana Avenue in Chiago, IL. It is considered the city's oldest surviving structure.
Find out everything you need to know about the Humana Race to Taste in Chicago July 12. This 5K race is part of Chicago's biggest summer event, the Taste of Chicago.
Find pictures of many of Lincoln Park's most notable spots, including Alinea Restaurant, the Lincoln Park Zoo, the Park West, and more. Lincoln Park is a neighborhood in Chicago, Illinois.
The Chicago Gay and Lesbian Hall of Fame has celebrated the accomplishments of gay and lesbian Chicagoans since 1991. Learn more about this Chicago institution here.
Check out our picks for things to do this September 2013 in Chicago, including the annual Jazz Fest held Labor Day Weekend, Oktoberfest, street festivals and more.
DePaul University Student Center, statue of Monsignor John Egan. Page 12.
Pamper your hands and rescue your nails with George the Salon's Organic Sugar Olive Oil Scrub manicure performed by celebrity nail technician Jade Morales. Each scrub is mixed fresh on-site with organic honey, sugar and olive oil before each 45 minute service, with guests receiving a mini jar to take home as a gift.
The Lincoln Park Zoo turns on its holiday lights with its free ZooLights, including photos with Santa, ice carving demonstrations, and more.
Manhandler Saloon on Halsted in Lincoln Park, Chicago. Page 15.
Find the dates, times, and schedule for the European Union Film Fest held every year at the Gene Siskel Film Center in Chicago.
Here's a quick and easy way for you to confirm whether or not you are registered to vote in the city of Chicago and suburban Cook County, IL.
Find tickets, schedule, location and more for Chicago Gourmet, the upscale food festival in Millennium Park.
See pictures of Chicago's Chinatown and its unique and historic architecture. It's the largest Chinatown in the Midwest and home to more than 8000 residents. Page 11.
During extreme cold or hot weather, the City of Chicago offers these six warming and cooling centers to shelter citizens who need them.
See pictures of Chicago's Chinatown and its unique and historic architecture. It's the largest Chinatown in the Midwest and home to more than 8000 residents.
Henry B. Clarke's house is located at 1855 S. Indiana Avenue in Chiago, IL. It is considered the city's oldest surviving structure. Page 4.
Looking for things to do during the holidays in Chicago with your family? Check out our list of holiday activities fun for all ages.
The Chicago History Museum is offering free admission for Illinois residents from February 5 - 29, 2012. The Chicago History Museums is located in Chicago's Lincoln Park area on Clark Street.
Your guide to the Chicago Botanic Garden, including free events, admission, directions, garden displays and more. The Chicago Botanic Garden is considered one of the best of its kinds in the United States and is located about 30 minutes from downtown Chicago.
Chicago White Sox info site with what you need to know about this favorite major league baseball team.
Eight Chicago blogs that should be blinking on your radar screen, if they're not already.
Find our top five, hand-picked Chicago bars for celebrating the holiday season.
Don’t miss the 5th annual Kohler Festival of Beer, May 31 to June 2, 2013, which includes a new 5K Beer Run presented by Goose Island 312. This three-day festival, held in Kohler, Wisconsin, about two and a half hours north of Chicago, features tastings, educational sampling seminars and brand-new events for 2013.
If you are planning a long distance move and need a reliable company that can get your items to your new home, consider Chicago's Long Distance Movers. The company has helped hundreds of families move across country with no hassles or stress.
Read the complete, unedited text of the speech Michelle Obama's brother, Craig Robinson, gave at the Democratic National Convention on August 25, 2008. He introduced his sister before her keynote speech.
See photos of Barack Obama throwing out the first pitch at a Chicago White Sox playoff game. Obama, who lives on Chicago's south side, clearly loves Chicago's south side Sox team.
Register to vote in Chicago, Illinois. Find voter registration deadlines, and how and where you can register to vote in Chicago, Illinois and suburban Cook County, IL.
Henry B. Clarke's house is located at 1855 S. Indiana Avenue in Chiago, IL. It is considered the city's oldest surviving structure. Page 3.
See pictures of Chicago's Chinatown and its unique and historic architecture. It's the largest Chinatown in the Midwest and home to more than 8000 residents. Page 7.
Your guide to Lollapalooza 2013 in Chicago, Illinois, including when and where the concert is, and how to get tickets to one of the city's biggest music events of the year.
Check out photos from Chicago Blues Fest 2008 and learn more about this annual free event.
Sometimes it's nice to salute the heroic efforts of Chicagoans. In this case, we'd like to give a shout-out to Chicago's Dusty Showers, whose mission to end breast cancer has extended to helping shelter dogs.
Find out what you need to know to take your dog to a Chicago restaurant.
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The best race preparation includes hydrating properly, finding the most comfortable gear for warmer conditions and knowing when to train and when to rest. Check out these five common mistakes runners make that can ruin their training and race day experience.
See pictures of Chicago's Chinatown and its unique and historic architecture. It's the largest Chinatown in the Midwest and home to more than 8000 residents. Page 15.
Summer is quickly approaching in Chicago. Time to get in shape for bikini season with this fitness and weight loss tips from Equinox Fitness.
North Avenue Beach is located in Lincoln Park at 1601 N. Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL, where LaSalle Street meets the lakefront. Page 3.
Come play inside 170,000 square feet of Chicago Blackhawks indoor ice skating, rides including an indoor Ferris wheel, attractions, more at the 13th annual Winter WonderFest at Navy Pier presented by Bank of America.
We sat down with Chicago-based health educator Liz Cascio to learn how to travel and not gain weight. Cascio offers tips on how to lower stress when flying, how not to gain weight when you are vacationing and more.
See pictures of Chicago's Chinatown and its unique and historic architecture. It's the largest Chinatown in the Midwest and home to more than 8000 residents. Page 12.
Henry B. Clarke's house is located at 1855 S. Indiana Avenue in Chiago, IL. It is considered the city's oldest surviving structure. Page 5.
Find contact information, phone numbers, and website resources for U.S. Senator Roland Burris, a Democrat from Illinois. He is the junior senator from Illinois.
Warm weather means al fresco dining in Chicago when many of the city's restaurants and bars open up their decks, patios, and street-dining seating.
See a photo of the famed Second City in the Lincoln Park neighborhood of Chicago. Page 10.
Looking for something fun for your child this summer? The Chicago Cubs are launching new Chicago Cubs Base Summer Camps for kids ages 5 to 13. Camps include meeting a current Cubs player, touring Wrigley Field, and more.
Find out how to quickly and accurately track delays at Midway Airport in Chicago, which is also known by the airport code MDW.
The City of Chicago will celebrate the 2013 Stanley Cup Champion Chicago Blackhawks at 11 a.m. on Friday, June 28, with a rally in Hutchinson Field in Grant Park following a parade along Washington Street.
Photos of the Lincoln Park neighborhood in Chicago, IL
See pictures of Chicago's Chinatown and its unique and historic architecture. It's the largest Chinatown in the Midwest and home to more than 8000 residents. Page 13.
Your official guide to Chicago's NBA basketball team, the Chicago Bulls.
Read the complete, unedited text of the speech President Barack Obama gave before a joint meeting of Congress on February 24, 2009.
Learn everything you need to know about Whole Foods' Lincoln Park Wellness Club, including membership information, costs, benefits, and more.
Chicago-based Air Ambulance offers a safe and convenient way for people to travel to the hospital by air. Each aircraft is fully-equipped Airborne Critical Care Units. The patient travels on a custom designed LifePort patient care system that is equipped with highly-advanced monitoring and therapeutic systems.
The Hotel Lincoln, owned by Joie de Vivre Hotels, is located in Chicago's Lincoln Park neighborhood and includes guestrooms, on-site restaurant and bar, and more.
See photos of IL Governor Pat Quinn.
See pictures of Chicago's Chinatown and its unique and historic architecture. It's the largest Chinatown in the Midwest and home to more than 8000 residents. Page 2.
Find Illinois jobs, jobs openings, and career opportunities at this Illinois and Chicago, Illinois job resource center. This site is created and maintained locally in Chicago, Illinois.
See pictures of Chicago's Chinatown and its unique and historic architecture. It's the largest Chinatown in the Midwest and home to more than 8000 residents. Page 14.
See pcitures of Chicago preparing for Barack Obama's Election Night rally in Grant Park.
Send your card and greetings to Abraham Lincoln as part of his 200th birthday celebration.
Learn more about Lincoln Square and see pictures of the Lincoln Square neighborhood in Chicago, IL. See great Lincoln Square places to explore like the Old Town School of Folk Music, the Davis Theater, Lincoln Square, and more.
Learn the location and features of the bridge that connects Millennium Park and the Art Institute of Chicago's Modern Wing.
Get fast facts on Chicago's Soldier Field, including location, directions, and parking.
Opening Day for the Chicago White Sox is Monday, April 1, 2013. Their first home game will be against the Kansas City Royals.
With the summer finally here, albeit a rainy start, it is that time of year to start thinking about ways to get in tip top shape. Equinox's Area Group Fitness Manager Julie Valenti is sharing her favorite tips on how fitness lovers can get beach-body ready.
Find the information you need about Chicago's Christkindlmarket that takes place in Daley Plaza every Christmas season.
See a photo gallery of pictures from the Chicago Air and Water show.
The world's longest annual freshwater sailing race takes place every year between Chicago and Michigan's Mackinac Island. Find an overview of the race here.
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The Park West concert venue in Lincoln Park, Chicago. Page 8.
Read more about Chicagoan Sean Parnell who is the founder of the Chicago Bar Project.
Find details of Barack Obama's plans for Election Night 2008 in Grant Park in Chicago, IL.
See pictures of Chicago's Chinatown and its unique and historic architecture. It's the largest Chinatown in the Midwest and home to more than 8000 residents. Page 16.
Feeling the heat in Chicago? Learn where to find a cooling center in Cook County to escape this excessive heat.
Karyn's Raw Food Restaurant on Halsted. Page 14.
Here's your guide to the Taste of Chicago 2013, including food vendors, entertainment, and admissions information. The Taste of Chicago runs July 10-14, 2013.
Bari is a Chicago tradition with its freshly made Italian subs you can ordered at its deli, and its Italian grocery store that serves fresh cheeses, pastas, and more. Get all the information on Bari, including hours, menu items, location, and more.