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Best Language Classes In Chicago

If you need extra motivation to act and add something different to your life, think of 2014 as an opportunity to take a foreign language class.

01/13/2014

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Best Places To See New Year’s Eve Fireworks In Chicago

When you need visuals to celebrate 2014’s appearance, think fireworks.

12/16/2013

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Best Haunted Places In Chicago

Here are five places within Metropolitan Chicago that lie outside the city’s limits but are worth a visit. Check them out and see if you feel or see something unexplainable.

10/07/2013

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Best Fall Festivals In Chicago

Don’t worry that summer went by too fast. Yummy autumn festivals abound in the Chicago area.

09/09/2013

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Best Labor Day Celebrations In Chicago

Get out and enjoy Labor Day this year with these fun events in Chicago.

08/19/2013

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Best Shows To See This Fall On A Budget In Chicago

The good news when trying to stay within an entertainment budget is you can discover a lesser-known venue or play at bargain prices such as the following five, good-value productions.

08/05/2013

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Best Photography Classes In Chicago

Here are five classes in Chicago, ranging from camera basics to shooting on location and editing, that will help you capture special moments and places.

06/10/2013

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Memorial Day Celebrations In Chicago

Memorial Day parades and ceremonies in Chicago are a chance to thank veterans and active service members.

05/13/2013

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Best Shows To See On Valentine’s Day Weekend 2013 In Chicago

When it comes to romance, some local theaters think Sinatra, Andrew Lloyd Webber and Rogers and Hammerstein have nailed it.

02/12/2013

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Celebrating Native American Culture In Chicago

See Native American art, attend a powwow and be surprised at who can claim American Indian heritage. Chicago has interesting native events during November and fine native museums to visit any month, including one that identifies some American Indian personalities.

10/29/2012

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Chicago’s Most Haunted Places

Ghost tours become a fun excursion as Halloween nears, but some haunted places are easy to visit on your own any time of year.

10/22/2012

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Best Buildings Or Works Of Architecture In Chicago

These buildings exemplify the diversity of Chicago’s architecture styles and their designs fit both site and use.

10/08/2012

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Best Places To Celebrate Oktoberfest 2012 In Chicago

You don’t have to have German roots to enjoy the “oom pah” of brass bands and the headiness of Oktoberfest beers. Just bring an appetite for German dishes and be willing to try a polka or sing with the crowd.

09/06/2012

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