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Best Restaurants For Cinco De Mayo In Chicago

Celebrate Mexico on Cinco De Mayo, the fifth of May, at these local Chicago restaurants.

04/16/2014

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Best Upcoming Chicago Events: The Encyclopedia Show, Margaritas And Valentine’s Day Roses Covered In Liquid Nitrogen

With the thaw of this miserable weather, pretend your seasonal affective disorder has melted into the drain and get outta the house.

02/19/2014

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Best Mojitos In Chicago

The mixologists at these Chicago spots love concocting their creative and classic renditions of the refreshing mojito.

06/26/2013

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Best Places For A Girls Night Out

Gals, this one is for you (Fellas, these places are fun for you too!). Here are a few of my favorite spots in Chicago for a girl’s night out. From birthday parties, happy hour, bachelorettes or just a night out with friends, ladies don’t usually need an excuse to get together. The following places have fun drinks, good food and a perfect atmosphere for a great night out.

06/24/2013

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Abortion Rights Supporters, Opponents Mark 40th Anniversary Of Roe V. Wade

Nearly 1,000 people attended a Planned Parenthood fundraiser Wednesday marking the 40th anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court decision that legalized abortion. Protesters hoisting graphic six-foot-tall photographs of aborted fetuses greeted those who attended the fundraiser.

WBBM Newsradio–01/24/2013

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Best Live Latin Music In Chicago

Looking to get your rumba, salsa, or tango on? Chicago is no stranger to great live Latin music. Be sure to check out any of the following Chicago venues; they all offer the chance to enjoy free live music in a casual atmosphere. Brush up on Latin moves, put your dancing shoes on and go check out one of these local hotspots.

05/03/2012

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Best New Year’s Eve Menus In Chicago

This New Year’s Eve, take advantage of one of the many restaurant specials in Chicago. Check out this list of the best New Year’s menus, discounts, and dinner for two specials.

12/13/2010

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Best Nuevo Latino Food In Chicago

Here’s a list of the best Nuevo Latino food in Chicago.

CBS Chicago–10/03/2010

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Best Latin American Food In Chicago

In addition to great food, well prepared cocktails complete a traditional Latino meal followed by hours of dancing.

CBS Chicago–09/30/2010