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[PRESS RELEASE] Chicago Reader celebrates 50th anniversary

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASESeptember 27, 2021Contact: Tracy Baim: The Chicago Reader, a fearless, innovative, and nationally respected media voice in Chicago since 1971, is celebrating its 50th anniversary with a variety of exhibitions, events, and projects. The Chicago Reader’s first issue was October 1, 1971. It is believed to be the nation’s first free newsweekly. […]

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[PRESS RELEASE] Chicago Reader announces Best of Chicago Awards and Celebration

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Updated November 14, 2019) CHICAGO—The Chicago Reader, the city’s alternative weekly since 1971, will announce its annual Best of Chicago Awards in the November 7, 2019, edition. More than 30,000 people voted in more than 300 categories during two rounds of voting. Winners will be presented with their Best of Chicago store […]

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[PRESS RELEASE] Yes We Cann: Cannabis market and symposium

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wed., Oct 9, 2019 Press contact: Kristen Kaza Chicago Reader Director of Public Engagement Yes We Cann: Cannabis market and symposium The Reader, MOCA & Emporium’s joint effort takes place October 19 at Emporium Logan CHICAGO – The Chicago Reader, MOCA modern cannabis dispensary, and Emporium Arcade Bar have joined together […]