Monthly Archives: July 2013

Lollapalooza 2013 After Parties: 11 After Shows, Most Of Them Free, Worth

Lollapalooza 2013 After Parties: 11 After Shows, Most Of Them Free, Worth
Entertainment Weekly Music Lounge @ American Junkie, 15 W. Illinois St. <strong>Thursday 8/1 FREE, 6 p.m., RSVP to EWloungeRSVP@ew.com</strong> Brooklyn's St. Lucia and Pacific Air play this party on the Near North Side.
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What We Know About The Loop's New Mural, Which Will Be Unveiled Tomorrow

What We Know About The Loop's New Mural, Which Will Be Unveiled Tomorrow
Chicagoist has a few details about the work of art: According to the site, the work was commissioned by the Chicago Loop Alliance and was done by Noah MacMillan. It is meant to conjure, "a surreal parade winding through downtown Chicago, in which …
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River Grove's Follett to consilidate operations to Westchester

River Grove's Follett to consilidate operations to Westchester
Follett Corp. in River Grove said it will consolidate several of its facilities in Chicago's western suburbs to a single property in Westchester as part of its growth plans for the future. Follett recently signed an 11-year lease to occupy Three …
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It's Almost Tiki Time—Three Dots and a Dash Opening Tomorrow

It's Almost Tiki Time—Three Dots and a Dash Opening Tomorrow
Originally speculated by Chicagoist via Twitter, reps confirm that the opening will finally come tomorrow at 5 p.m, unleashing Paul McGee's latest cocktail creations on River North. After leaving The Whistler, McGee spearheaded the upstairs cocktail …
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@properties Partners With Harbor Country Vacation Rental Firm Yellow Bird

@properties Partners With Harbor Country Vacation Rental Firm Yellow Bird
… firm on Chicago's North Shore, and one of the top 25 residential brokers in the U.S. In addition to its Harbor Country real estate office, @properties has offices in River North, Streeterville, Lincoln Park, Bucktown, Lakeview, Evanston, Winnetka …
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Vernon Hills looking to regulate where medical pot dispensaries can operate

Vernon Hills looking to regulate where medical pot dispensaries can operate
By Kate Jacobson, Chicago Tribune reporter. July 31, 2013. Vernon Hills officials say they're worried if the village doesn't quickly enact restrictions to complement state regulations, medical marijuana dispensaries could be legally allowed to sit side …
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Kahan, Roby and Melman honored by Chefs Hall of Fame

Kahan, Roby and Melman honored by Chefs Hall of Fame
Formal induction ceremonies will take place Oct. 17 at Castle Chicago in River North at a gala fundraiser for the Chicago Culinary Museum. Honors will also be given to legendary Chicago chefs Hans Aeschbacher, Jean Banchet, founder of the erstwhile Le …
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Cost concerns delay Chicago energy disclosure ordinance

Cost concerns delay Chicago energy disclosure ordinance
The aldermen, Brendan Reilly and James Cappleman, represent downtown and north side wards, respectively, with many large condominium and apartment buildings. The Building Owners and Managers Association of Chicago (BOMA/Chicago) opposes …
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