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Jackson Park and Thompson Center lead Preservation Chicago’s annual list of the city’s seven most-endangered architectural treasures
Jackson Park is the designated site of the Obama Presidential Library.
SNL’s Chris Redd and Luke Null, MCA Hearts Chicago, and more of the best things to do in Chicago this weekend
A busy weekend at the Museum of Contemporary Art and more goings-on October 20-22
Chicago’s population decline continues for the third year in a row, and other news
Also, the Obama library spurs residential real estate development in South Shore.
Deportation fears, rumors are affecting businesses in Little Village, and other Chicago news
Also, even former governor George Ryan thinks the state budget impasse is a disaster.
Tension among Illinois Republicans heats up ahead of Cleveland convention, and other Chicago news
Also, Chicago remembers Sandra Bland one year after her death.
Bruce Springsteen plays The River, Chicago Restaurant Week kicks off, and more things to do this week
“Return of the Exquisite Corpse,” Stout Spectacular, and other happenings in Chicago from January 18-21.
Like Rahm’s Riverwalk, the Chicago River’s still a work in progress
A newly completed stretch of the Riverwalk shows the riverfront going from eyesore to amenity.
Reader’s Agenda Fri 5/2: Wine Riot, the Walk, and Mobb Deep
What’s on the Reader‘s Agenda for Friday, May 2
‘Railroaders’ at the Chicago History Museum offers a poignant snapshot of Chicago labor in the 40s
“Railroaders” at the Chicago History Museum offers a poignant snapshot of Chicago labor in the 40s.
Reader’s Agenda Fri 12/20: Late-er Night Andersonville, Beerfest, and Taylor Bennett
What’s on the Reader‘s Agenda for Friday, December 20
The Activate Union Station contest: Bang-bang’s already taken
The Metropolitan Planning Council wants you to bring Chicago’s Union Station to life.
Mash Tun Oktoberfest and other food and drink events
Craft Spirits Week takes over Chicago’s food and drink event scene, with still more Oktoberfests, beer festivals, wine festivals, and dinners paired with spirits and ciders
This week’s food and drink events
Dining in vintage rail cars, a preview of Nellcote, a crawfish-eating contest, and more
Willis Tower can be yours
In the market for some property? Consider Willis Tower, which last sold for $840 million. (Sun-Times) The city will consider preservationists’ bid to save Northwestern’s Prentice Hospital. (Sun-Times) A report says the Cubs are in violation of Major League Baseball’s debt service rules, which means the team might — MIGHT — not have enough money […]