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Best Spring Break Activities For Kids In Chicago

Spring break may not be the full summer vacation that many kids count down to but it still holds some great expectations in their minds. As a parent, choose the right activities to stimulate their bodies and minds and make the most out of their time off from school.

03/14/2014

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Best Resources For Aspiring Writers In Chicago

After putting pen to paper, there’s still work to be done. From revising to publishing your work, check out a number of resources for writers in the Chicago area.

07/29/2013

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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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Chicago Irish Film Festival Guide

One great way to find a more genuine and contemporary Irish experience is through the island nation’s current contributions to cinema. Luckily, the south side offers more for St. Pat’s than dubious parade experiences, so consider checking out the 13th Annual Chicago Irish Film Festival at the Beverly Arts Center March 2-7. Here’s a guide to this year’s six-day ode to Irish filmmaking.

02/29/2012

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South Side Gets Its Irish Queen

All things bright and beautiful — and green — showed up for the South Side Irish Queen Contest on Saturday at the Beverly Arts Center on the city’s Far South Side.

01/24/2011