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Veterans of the Vietnam War look for the names of friends and loved ones on "The Wall" during a Veterans Day event at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial on the National Mall November 11, 2013 in Washington, DC. Thousands of people gathered at "The Wall" to pay respects and honor the men and women who served during the Vietnam War.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Best 2014 Veterans Day Events In Chicago

When November 11 rolls around, there are several events throughout the Chicago that honor people who serve in the military.

11/03/2014

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Best Places For A Cabin Weekend Near Chicago

Enjoying the outdoors and nature while also relaxing can be easily accomplished by staying in a cabin. Here you will find the best places for a cabin weekend near Chicago.

11/01/2014

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Ask An Expert: Tips On Starting The College Search

The college search can be a daunting task for any student, regardless of the field they wish to enter. Martin Atkins, Department Chair at SAE Chicago, offers some tips on how to make the college search a bit easier.

10/31/2014

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Best Bars To Get Local Beer In Chicago

Whether you’re checking out Chicago on a trip or just enjoy savoring your local beverages, here are five of the best places in the city to get local beers.

10/30/2014

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Ask A Chef: Best Breakfast Casserole Recipes

For a gourmet breakfast like no other, try these creative breakfast casserole recipes from Chicago chefs.

10/29/2014

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Best Places To Get Piercings In Chicago

Start with these Chicago shops for your piercings needs and have your list of questions ready.

10/28/2014

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The Pollan Family Table’s Butternut Squash Soup

The Pollan Family Table is out now from CBS sister company Simon & Schuster. This excerpt shows their recipe for butternut squash soup with toasted pumpkin seeds.

10/28/2014

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Best Upcoming Musicals In Chicago

From such classics as “The King and I” to a revival that refocuses attention from grand spectacle to intimate stories, these upcoming musicals present memorable songs and thought-provoking messages.

10/27/2014

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Best Places To Go With Your Family Over The Weekend In Chicago

Chicago has something for everyone. No matter what your interests are, you can probably find something to fascinate you in the windy city. Check out five of our favorite family-friendly weekend activities in Chicago.

10/25/2014

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Best Laser Tag In Chicago

Laser tag isn’t just for teens anymore. Chicago-area laser tag arenas prove that this activity can cater towards all age groups.

10/24/2014

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Best Piano Bars In Chicago

From the heart of Chicago to the suburbs, there are plenty of places to enjoy a drink while listening to a song or two at a piano bar. You just need to know where to go.

10/23/2014

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Best Restaurants With Organic Food In Chicago

For environmentally sound food that packs a wallop in the flavor department, pencil in a visit to any of these local spots that make organic elements high priority.

10/22/2014

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Best Tattoo Shops In Chicago

Whether you’re going for a sleeve of tats or want just a cryptic little ancient symbol near the nether regions, you need a short map of the experienced places in this city that are reliable and sticklers for cleanliness so your body art can last a lifetime.

10/21/2014

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Best 2014-2015 College Productions In Chicago

When it comes to catching a play, make sure to check out the wealth of theatres in the Chicago area for a performance. Here’s a guide to five performances you should see during the 2014-2015 school year.

10/20/2014

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Best Day Trips On A Budget Near Chicago

Taking a day trip near Chicago can be fun, exciting and educational while also staying on a budget.

10/18/2014

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Chicago Menus That Are Showing Their Support For Breast Cancer Awareness

In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, these Chicago establishments have special menus, events and fundraising activities throughout the month of October. Get out there and support a great cause! Franklin Tap-Pumpkin Beer Festival 325 […]

10/17/2014

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Best Corn Mazes In The Chicago Area

Corn mazes can be a fun way to get the kids out of the city and partake in an activity in the brisk fall weather. Take advantage of this family-friendly activity with a few venues not too far from Chicago.

10/17/2014

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Best Places For Sangria In Chicago

If you’re a sangria fan, check out these favorites, good for making you feel like it’s summer regardless of what the crazy Chicago weather is doing at any point in the year.

10/16/2014

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Claire Thomas’ Orecchiette Cacio E Pepe Recipe

Claire Thomas shares her recipe for Orecchiette Cacio E Pepe from her new cookbook from sister company Simon & Schuster, The Kitchy Kitchen.

10/16/2014

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Best Fall Salads In Chicago

Be healthy and enjoy the fruits and vegetables of the season with these five fall salads in Chicago.

10/15/2014

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