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Best Kids Clothing Stores In Chicago

Just about the time a new mom feels as though her mood swings and sleep schedule are more stable than the NASDAQ, and Dad no longer flinches when baby barf ruins yet another polo shirt, it’s time to get the damp little guy or girl some new duds.

04/14/2015

A Megabus is towed away after a crash near Edinburgh, Indiana, on Monday. (Source: Twitter/CBS 4 Indy)

19 Hurt When Megabus From Chicago Crashes In Indiana

Indiana State Police said the bus crashed into the back of a semi-tractor trailer on I-65, near Edinburgh, Indiana, around 6 a.m. eastern time. The truck had stopped because of construction, and the bus did not stop quickly enough to avoid a crash.

04/13/2015

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Best Record Stores In Chicago

It’s time to dust off that record player and start playing vinyl again. Does your collection need a little refreshing? Check out these five Chicago area record stores.

04/13/2015

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Best Places To Go Fishing Near Chicago

Just dip your line into any of these nearby spots and lighten up until the tug yanks you back to reality.

04/11/2015

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Best Family-Friendly Bike Trails In Chicago

Grab your helmets and bottled water for a fun afternoon on a bike ride with your family. From paths in the city to serene rides in forest preserves, the Chicago area offers many bike riding trails for all abilities.

04/10/2015

Plot of sexual assaults in Chicago in 2014 using Chicago Data Portal numbers.

Sexual Assaults By Neighborhood, A Tale Of Two Chicagos

The narrative of Chicago’s crime is a tale of two cities – one safe, one violent. For proof, look no further than the number of reported sexual assaults across Chicago’s 77 community areas.

04/09/2015

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Best Bars To Spend Your Tax Return/Celebrate End of Tax Day In Chicago

Receiving your annual tax refund is often a highly anticipated event. Why not reward yourself with a celebratory drink in Chicago?

04/09/2015

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Best BLTs In Chicago

Craving a BLT? Grab the best bacon, lettuce and tomato sandwiches at these five Chicago restaurants.

04/08/2015

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Exit Poll: Economy, Crime Were Big Concerns For Chicago Voters

A majority of those voters were pessimistic about the city’s economy as they hit their polling places.

04/07/2015

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Best Places To Buy Women’s Athletic Wear In Chicago

Whether you push yourself to run, bike an extra mile, swim an extra lap, try other yoga positions or take a new exercise class, you should have athletic apparel that fits you and your sport.

04/07/2015

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Best Used Bookstores In Chicago

If you’re looking for a rare edition or just want to save a bit of money, then consider checking out these used bookstores in Chicago.

04/06/2015

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Best Hotels With A View Near Chicago

Looking for a business trip, weekend getaway, family vacation or wedding venue? The best hotels with a view near Chicago are the perfect place to stay; not only are the accommodations excellent, but the views are incredible as well.

04/04/2015

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Two killed, Six wounded In Shootings Friday On South, SW Sides: Police

The most recent fatality happened about 2 p.m. in the South Side Englewood neighborhood.

04/03/2015

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Best Playgrounds For A Playdate In Chicago

Using a playground for a playdate can be a great way to keep the kids entertained and socialized. Chicago offers a number of different options to keep kids of all ages interested, while the parents can do some chitchatting of their own.

04/03/2015

Look! A gun! In an old photo of Superintendent Garry McCarthy! (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Opinion: Who Cares If Murders Are Up, It’s Not Like It’s Affecting Your Neighborhood?

Violence is up, let’s blame the guns… I guess? Anyone else tired of the city’s favorite scapegoat?

04/02/2015

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Best Monday Night Specials In Chicago

Get yourself out for any of these Monday night specials that will assuage the stifling normality of weekdays and bring, at least, an air of weekend fun.

04/02/2015

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Best Bottomless Mimosas For Brunch In Chicago

Enjoy a plethora of mimosas with your favorite brunch dishes at these Chicago restaurants.

04/01/2015

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Ask an Expert: Fashion Forward Thinking For The Season In Chicago

Ease into Spring with class via sure-bet fashion advice from an expert who has both eyes and a finger on the pulse of the
latest trends.

03/31/2015

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Best Easter Day Events In Chicago

From church services to brunch, there are plenty of ways to celebrate Easter with your family in Chicago. We take a look at some of the best in the Windy City.

03/30/2015

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Five Must-See Museums In Chicago

Chicago offers some remarkable smaller museums just a few miles from the center of the city.

03/28/2015

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