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Opinion: Guy Leaving ‘No Tip’ Cards Because Of Seattle’s $15 Minimum Wage Is An Idiot And Here’s Why

Ladies and gentleman, we finally have a hero among us willing to go toe to toe against the evil forces known as the “minimum wage”! There’s only one problem… He doesn’t seem to understand how it works.

07/22/2015

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Best Fish Tacos In Chicago

Whether you’re a vegetarian or not, these fish tacos are sure to please your palate.

07/22/2015

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Best Boutique Decor Shops In Chicago

Shopping for home decor is a treasure hunt and fulfilling experience, here are the best boutique decor shops in Chicago.

07/21/2015

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Best Upcoming Exhibits For Kids Around Chicago

Learning about animals, captaining a boat, sing a longs, nature hikes, and aerial magic can offer children a summer of discovery and memories they will never forget.

07/20/2015

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Chicago Construction Workers Needed For A Growing Economy

The housing market is slowly making a comeback, thus the housing construction market is in a slow, but steady upward swing.

07/20/2015

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Remains Of Soldier Who Died In Japanese Prison Camp Returned To Chicago

The remains of a soldier who died in a Japanese prison camp over 70 years ago have now been buried on Chicago’s Northwest Side.

07/18/2015

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Best Places To Go Star And Moon Gazing Near Chicago

Star gazing can be a bit of a challenge in the Chicago area because even when the sky is clear, light pollution makes it harder to pick out some constellations. Avoid that problem with these top five star and moon gazing locations.

07/18/2015

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Best Public Pools In Chicago

Swimming is a rite of passage during the hot summer days, and the best public pools can be found in Chicago.

07/17/2015

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Best Upcoming Outdoor Concerts Near Chicago

Five Chicagoland outdoor venues hosting the most celebrated musical performers throughout the U.S.

07/16/2015

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Best Gourmet Hot Dogs In Chicago

Since Hot Doug’s closed and took its rattlesnake dogs and duck fat fries with them, there’s room on the block for other sausage slingers to get creative with alluring wieners and come-hither toppings.

07/15/2015

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Best Places To Buy Yoga Gear In Chicago

For yoga practitioners, finding the right yoga mat is essential. With seemingly endless options in levels of thickness and stickiness, even if the only yoga gear you’re shopping for is a yoga mat, then it’s important to know where to shop in Chicago.

07/14/2015

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Best Music Shops In Chicago

Looking for a music store in the Chicago area? Well, check some of these places out.

07/13/2015

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Best White Water Rafting Near Chicago

When you need to leave the concrete mountains of the city and get your breath taken away by nature rather than a taxi nearly clipping your keister, consider a drive to a nearby rafting area.

07/11/2015

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Best Free Summer Activities For Kids In Chicago

As the days are heating up and growing longer, you’ll want to keep the little ones entertained this summer – here’s how to do exactly that, and without breaking the bank.

07/10/2015

HOLLYWOOD, CA - APRIL 15:  People receive a free meningitis vaccine from  Dr. Wayne Chen at the AIDS Healthcare Foundation pharmacy on April 15, 2013 in Hollywood, California. The AIDS Healthcare Foundation started free meningitis vaccines after a West Hollywood man died from the disease.  (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Chicago Announces 7th Case In Meningitis Outbreak

Health officials have identified another case in a serious outbreak of meningitis affecting gay and bisexual men in the Chicago area.

07/09/2015

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VIDEO: The Mesmerizing Marina City Documentary From 1965

“This is Marina City… Living towers with form suggesting the upward grace of growing branches and the airy, open form of a sunflower petal…”

07/09/2015

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Best Historically Significant Bars In Chicago

If you’re looking for some history with your pint of beer, then give these historically significant bars in Chicago a look.

07/09/2015

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Best Ice Cream In Chicago

Celebrate National Ice Cream Month at these five ice cream shops in the city.

07/08/2015

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Best Gift Shops For Tech Lovers In Chicago

So look beyond the variety stores that are all things to all people. Instead, hone in on places that specialize in tech gadgets and electronic systems.

07/07/2015

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Chicago History Lover’s Guide To The Auditorium Building

Exceptional for many reasons, the Auditorium Building was a groundbreaking creation when it was built, and through the years has continued to function in an array of significant roles in Chicago’s history.

07/06/2015

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