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Who Is My Illinois State Representative and...
Identify your Illinois State Representative and district easily and accurately with this guide for Illinois residents.
Here's Why Chicago Is a Phenomenal Museum City
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.
Illinois Residents: How to Find Your District...
A guide to help you identify your Illinois State Senator and district easily and accurately within and around Chicago.
Chicago Cubs Minor League System
Learn more about the seven minor league baseball teams affiliated with the Chicago Cubs.
Presidential Pet: What Type of Dog is Bo?
Find out the breed of U.S. President Barack Obama's dog, see photo galleries, and read about the controversy surrounding the dog.
10 Classic Chicago Bars
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.
Chicago Newspapers
Find the major daily, weekly, and bi-monthly newspapers of Chicago, IL with links to each newspaper's site.
Where is Chicago Located?
Learn more about Chicago, Illinois and see a map of its location.
Chicago Business Profile: Long Distance Movers
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.
Chicago Neighborhood and Community Newspapers
Find Chicago's neighborhood and community newspapers here.
Jobs at Fortune 500 Companies Based in Downtown...
Find Chicago jobs and career opportunities at the ten Fortune 500 companies headquartered in Chicago, IL with this essential Chicago job search list.
Want to Know What President Obama Named His...
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.
List of Counties in Illinois
There are 102 counties in the state of Illinois. This is an alphabetical list of all of them.
Barack Obama and Michelle Obama's Favorite...
Learn more about which Chicago restaurants Barack Obama and Michelle Obama favor when they're in the city.
How to Contact U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL)
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.
Illinois Lottery Winning Numbers
Did you win the Illinois lottery? Check here for the official winning numbers.
University of Chicago - 10 Great Things to See...
Find 10 great things to see and do on the campus of the University of Chicago. All are open to the public.
Chicago White Sox - All Time Best White Sox...
Who were the best baseball players in the history of the Chicago White Sox? Find out here.
Who is My Congressional Representative?
Identify your representative to the United States House of Representatives quickly and accurately.
Chicago Neighborhoods, Community Areas, Wards...
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.
Adler Planetarium's Statement on Obama-McCain...
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Business Profile: Novated Lease Deals
There are many reasons Chicagoan are choosing novated leases to save money when leasing a car. One big reason is income tax savings. Because novated lease payments are taken out of pre-tax income, you can save money by having a lower tax rate.
Chicago Business Profile: Acne Treatment...
Chicago's Acne Treatment Worldwide can help you relieve the characteristics associated with the occurrence of pimples, whiteheads, blackheads, and more. Acne Treatment Worldwide's products can treat existing acne by making your face less oily.
National Vietnam Veterans Art Museum
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.
Brookfield Zoo's Holiday Magic
Get into the holiday season with the Brookfield Zoo's Holiday Magic event, including dates, times, and more.
Lincoln Square Photo Tour
See pictures of Lincoln Square in Chicago, IL. See great Lincoln Squrae places to explore like the Old Town School of Folk Music, the Davis Theater, Lincoln Square, and more. Page 2.
Chicago's Chinatown in Pictures
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.
Chicago Spa Profile: Celebrity Manicurist Jade...
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.
Celebrate the Holidays at the Lincoln Park...
The Lincoln Park Zoo turns on its holiday lights with its free ZooLights, including photos with Santa, ice carving demonstrations, and more.
You Know You're From Chicago When - 30 Great...
Read our top 30 picks for the best responses to the Twitter Trend
How to Confirm Your Voter Registration in Cook...
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.
Chicago Dog Parks - What You Need to Know...
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.
Kimpton Hotels of Chicago Hosts Santa Paws at...
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.
Business Profile: A1 Auto Transport –...
Do you have a car you need to ship to or from Chicago? A1 Auto Transport Worldwide Vehicle Transportation Services can help you get your vehicle transport to or from Chicago anywhere in the world.
Best Ski Resorts and Winter Activities Near...
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.
Daley Plaza - Fast Facts
Find the location, public features, and other fast facts for Daley Plaza in Chicago.
Pictures of the Clarke House, Chicago, IL
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.
Chinatown's American Legion Post
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.
Bridgehouse & Chicago River Museum - Photos
See photos of the Chicago Bridgehouse Museum located in an active Chicago bridgehouse on the Chicago River.
Chicago's Humana Race to Taste
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.
City of Chicago Warming and Cooling Centers
During extreme cold or hot weather, the City of Chicago offers these six warming and cooling centers to shelter citizens who need them.
List of Chicago Emergency School Closings
See the most up-to-date list of Chicago school closings and Chicago business closings from the Emergency Closings Center.
Dogs in Chicago Restaurants - Rules and...
Find out what you need to know to take your dog to a Chicago restaurant.
Pictures of Lincoln Park in Chicago, IL
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 Pui Tak Center
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.
Your Guide to the Old St. Pat's World's Largest...
Meet and mingle at the World's Largest Block Party, Old St. Pat's. Big names take the stage with Punch Brothers, Gretchen Wilson and Phil Vassar. Enjoy food and have your beer poured by a list of local celebrities. Proceeds benefit the activities of Old St. Pat's.
Wrigleyville - 10 Great Videos for Discovering...
See 10 great hand-picked videos of the Wrigleyville neighborhood in Chicago, IL. Wrigleyville is the Chicago neighborhood that surrounds Wrigley Field, home of the Chicago Cubs.
Chicago at Christmas Photos
See pictures of Chicago at Christmas time. Page 2.
Looking at the East Side of the Clarke House,...
Henry B. Clarke's house is located at 1855 S. Indiana Avenue in Chiago, IL. It is considered the city's oldest surviving structure.
The South Side of the Clarke House, Chicago, 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 2.
Alinea Restaurant - Gourmet Magazine's #1...
Photos of the Lincoln Park neighborhood in Chicago, IL
Chicago Gourmet Food Festival Profile
Find tickets, schedule, location and more for Chicago Gourmet, the upscale food festival in Millennium Park.
DePaul University Student Center in Chicago, IL
DePaul University Student Center, statue of Monsignor John Egan. Page 12.
European Union Film Festival
Find the dates, times, and schedule for the European Union Film Fest held every year at the Gene Siskel Film Center in Chicago.
Enjoy Free Admission to the Chicago History...
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.
Blackhawks Victory Parade and Rally
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.
Winter Wonderfest at Navy Pier
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.
Wrigley Rooftops - Skybox on Sheffield - Fast...
Learn more about watching a Cubs game from the Wrigleyville rooftop bar called Skybox on Sheffield.
Pros and Cons of the Call for an Illinois State...
A non-partisan and helpful guide to the Illinois Call for a State Constitutional Convention, also known as con-con, that will appear on the November 4, 2008 General Election ballot.
Barack Obama Speech - Address to Joint Session...
Read the complete, unedited text of the speech President Barack Obama gave before a joint meeting of Congress on February 24, 2009.
Craig Robinson Speech at the Democratic...
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.
Escape the Heat in Chicago
Feeling the heat in Chicago? Learn where to find a cooling center in Cook County to escape this excessive heat.
There's Still Time to Get in Shape for Summer
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.
The Kohler Festival of Beer Promises Barrels of...
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.
Manhandler Saloon, Chicago, IL
Manhandler Saloon on Halsted in Lincoln Park, Chicago. Page 15.
Best New Year's Eve Celebrations in Chicago
Looking for something fun to do this New Year's Eve in Chicago? Here is a listing of some of Chicago's top New Year's Eve events and parties.
Events at Chicago's Shedd Aquarium
The Shedd Aquarium in Chicago is one of the city's most popular attractions. This summer the Shedd Aquarium has several events including Jellies and a special discount days for Illinois residents.
The Tin Man Sculpture in Oz Park, Chicago, IL
The Tin Man sculpture in Oz Park, Chicago. Page 7.
Storefront in Chinatown
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.
Chicago Business Profile: Super Human Foods
Chicago-based Super Human Foods helps you to find the best superfoods known to prevent disease, fight cancer, improve immunity, and more
Chicago White Sox Fan Hub
Chicago White Sox info site with what you need to know about this favorite major league baseball team.
Greater Little Rock The Lord's Church on Armitage
Greater Little Rock Church on Armitage in Lincoln Park, Chicago. Page 13.
Top Items Every Chicago White Sox Fan Should Own
Find the top items every White Sox fan should own. How many of them do you have?
Abraham Lincoln's Life in Stamps
See the official United States Postal Service stamps issued in honor of the 200th birthday of Abraham Lincoln.
Terzo Piano - Sample Menu
See a sample menu and find the hours, location, reservation information, and see photos of the Terzo Piano restaurant in the Modern Wing of the Art Institute of Chicago.
The Roger Brown Study Collection Center,...
School of the Art Institute of Chicago Roger Brown Study Collection Center. Page 9.
Barack Obama Inauguration Concert - "We Are...
See a photo of Shakira, Stevie Wonder, and Usher at Barack Obama's Inauguration Concert.
Budget-Friendly Green Home Improvements with CM...
Learn how to rehab your home with green features and do so on a budget with tips from CM Real Estate Development, an environmentally-friendly home rehab and redevelopment company based in Chicago.
How to Bet on Your Favorite Chicago Sports Team
Have a favorite Chicago sports team you'd like to bet on? Learn how to successful bet on Chicago sports team with our betting tips and advice.
The Top Five Chicago Bars for Celebrating...
Find our top five, hand-picked Chicago bars for celebrating the holiday season.
Movies Filmed in Chicago 1896 to 1931
Find a list of the more than 100 movies filmed in Chicago and the state of Illinois between 1896 and 1931.
Karyn's Raw Food Restaurant, Chicago, IL
Karyn's Raw Food Restaurant on Halsted. Page 14.
The Steppenwolf Theatre in Chicago, IL
The Steppenwolf Theatre Company. Chicago. Page 2.
Sharon Shea Bossard Biography
Read a biography of Chicago area author Sharon Shea Bossard.
Chicago Blackhawks - Profile of Chicago's...
Learn more about the Chicago Blackhawks, Chicago's legendary hockey team and an Original Six franchise.
Gepperth's Meat Market
Signs at Gepperth's Meat Market in Lincoln Park, Chicago. Page 4.
Chicago Business Profile: First Security Services
Are you considering hiring a security firm to guard your company? Learn how First Security Services can provide trained security guards to protect your business's employees and your company's property.
Taste of Chicago 2013: Food Vendors
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.
Barack and Michelle Obama, Joe and Jill Biden
Pictures of the rally where U.S. Senator and presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Barack Obama (D-IL) named U.S. Senator Joe Biden (D-DE) his vice presidential running mate. Page 7.
Your Guide to the Chicago Botanic Garden
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.
Top Walking Neighborhoods in Chicago
Chicago is a great city for walking and also for ditching your car and relying on public transportation. Find the top walkable Chicago neighborhoods here.
Enjoy a Women’s Weekend of Wellness with...
This March, enjoy a Women’s Weekend of Wellness in Kohler, Wisconsin with the Step Up Women's Network of Chicago. Kohler's American Club Resort will offer a fun and transformative weekend with tips and strategies for incorporating healthy lifestyle habits.
Your Guide to the Annual Chicago Jazz Festival...
Your Guide to the Chicago Jazz Festival 2013, including dates, times, performers, and more.
Chicago White Sox Opening Day 2013
Opening Day for the Chicago White Sox is Monday, April 1, 2013. Their first home game will be against the Kansas City Royals.
At Left is the South Side of the Clarke House,...
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.
The Chinatown Gate
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.
Applauding Local Heroes: Chicago's Dusty Showers
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.
Chicago Christkindlmarket in Daley Plaza
Find the information you need about Chicago's Christkindlmarket that takes place in Daley Plaza every Christmas season.
Nine Dragon Wall
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.
Chinatown Square
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.
Obama and Biden in front of the Old State...
Pictures of the rally where U.S. Senator and presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Barack Obama (D-IL) named U.S. Senator Joe Biden (D-DE) his vice presidential running mate.
Travel Well: How to Be Healthy on the Road
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.
How to Contact U.S. Senator Roland Burris (D-IL)
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.
Museum of Science and Industry's Christmas...
Enjoy one of Chicago's most popular holiday events during the Christmas Around the World exhibit at the Museum of Science and Industry.
Signs of Chinatown Square
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.
St. Therese Chinese Catholic Mission Church Lions
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 3.
Get Ready to Rock at Lollapalooza 2013
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.
Chicago Public Schools Calendar for the...
Find the Chicago Public Schools calendar for 2009-2010 for regular elementary and high schools. It includes the dates the Chicago Public Schools are closed.
Get to Know Your Home NBA Basketball Team --...
Your official guide to Chicago's NBA basketball team, the Chicago Bulls.
September 2013 in Chicago
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.
Chicago White Sox Tickets - Where to Buy...
Find and buy tickets to see the Chicago White Sox play at US Cellular Field with these essential Chicago White Sox ticket sites.
How Can I Track Delays at Chicago's O'Hare...
Find out how to quickly and accurately track delays at Midway Airport in Chicago, which is also known by the airport code MDW.
Business Profile: Chicago's OrganicSEOCompany.com
Looking to improve your Web site rankings with Google, Yahoo!, Bing, and more? Chicago's Organic SEO Company can help you leverage the power of the Internet to market your business and Web site.
The Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum in Lincoln...
The Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum. Page 17.
Five Mistakes Runners Make That Can Affect...
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.

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