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MTV drama-series shooting in Chicago

MTV drama-series shooting in Chicago

Some Chicago residents should expect disruptions in the coming weeks as MTV shoots a new scripted dramatic series,...

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When moving, donate, don't ditch that furniture

When moving, donate, don't ditch that furniture

The average Chicago summer itinerary can be quite long for some. And somewhere between logging beach time and...

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Do Division Street Fest 2012

Do Division Street Fest 2012

Fest goers clogged Division Street June 2-3 to enjoy live music, street sales and food from local restaurants.

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Vegetarian food quest

Vegetarian food quest

Though summer is when fruits and vegetables are at their most plentiful, it's also the season of backyard cook-outs,...

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Wicker Park Fest music lineup announced

Wicker Park Fest music lineup announced

Wicker Park Fest has announced the headliners for this year's two-day street festival which includes Cursive, The Drums,...

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New homes to replace 91-year-old business

New homes to replace 91-year-old business

Wicker Park will soon be saying goodbye to a building that's housed a local family-owned lumberyard for the past 91...

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Do Division Street Fest announces first wave of bands

Do Division Street Fest announces first wave of bands

The vast majority of festival lineup announcement buzz this week has surrounded Lollapalooza, but don’t forget:...

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Bike-in movie coming to Hideout

Bike-in movie coming to Hideout

Drive-in theaters are soooo 50 years ago.

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New Lolla clue spotted at Double Door

New Lolla clue spotted at Double Door

With the full, official lineup expected to be announced on April 11, more Lollapalooza clues keep rolling out on...

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Purple Cow makes its move to Wicker Park

Purple Cow makes its move to Wicker Park

For the past year, The Purple Cow Ice Cream Cafe has been serving residents of Uptown and surrounding neighborhoods....

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Sweet ending after worker scalded by hot caramel

Sweet ending after worker scalded by hot caramel

A frozen yogurt store worker was burned on the arm when a “furious” customer threw hot caramel on him, but...

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Chiditarod 2012

Chiditarod 2012

Part food drive, part shopping cart race and part street-side spectacle, the seventh annual Chiditarod (pronounced shy-...

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Prosecutors: Man charged in flower shop attack claimed to be deaf

Prosecutors: Man charged in flower shop attack claimed to be deaf

A 24-year-old West Side man charged with stabbing a Wicker Park flower shop employee in the...

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Cops look for man with 'Tweety Bird' tattoo in Wicker Park robbery

Cops look for man with 'Tweety Bird' tattoo in Wicker Park robbery

Authorities are searching for a robber with a “Tweety Bird’’ tattoo on his neck who slashed the face...

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FBI: 'Wicker Park Bandit' suspect held without bail

FBI: 'Wicker Park Bandit' suspect held without bail

A suspect the FBI dubbed the 'Wicker Park Bandit' who is suspected of holding up at least 10 banks on the North Side was...

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FBI: Wicker Park bank branch robbed for 2nd time by same man

FBI: Wicker Park bank branch robbed for 2nd time by same man

Investigators believe one of two men who robbed a Wicker Park Chase bank branch today also robbed the same bank 10...

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