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High school and college students as well as parents turned up in droves to stand for safety in schools and elimination of gun violence.

March For Our Lives — 85,000 assemble in Union Park

April 2, 2018

At only five years old, Eduardo Medel began to notice gun violence in his South Side community. While he remembers how Fourth of July filled the night sky with bright lights, he also recalls abrupt flashin...

Pitchfork Music Festival will celebrate high-profile and local talent July 15–17.

Pitchfork gets 10.0 rating for summer music festival

February 29, 2016

After a whirlwind year, including a buyout from Condé Nast media, Pitchfork and its annual Pitchfork Music Festival have not forgotten their original home in Chicago with the recently announced festival li...

More than 65 percent of Christkindlmarket’s vendors travel from Germany to participate, according to the market’s website.

Christkindlmarket celebrates 20th year sans tree

November 9, 2015

The first Christkindlmarket in Chicago, 411 N. Michigan Ave., took place 20 years ago with just a handful of wooden stands in which patrons could shop. This year, the Christkindlmarket will be hosted a...

Map of Parks

Best parks to hang out in the city

September 2, 2014

The hustle and bustle of the city can be overwhelming. When you get tired of the bumper-to-bumper traffic and throngs of citydwellers, a great way to unwind is to visit one of Chicago’s many parks. The Chr...

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