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Cure For Boredom: February’s Events

February’s events will rock your socks right off. Even if your feet are so cold you’re wearing two pairs of socks, it will rock them off, all four individual socks. They are that great! Read about them!

01/27/2012

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Best of 2011: Events

Despite what my mother says, I do leave my house occasionally (and I’m not a nerd, dammit). It’s my job. Kind of. To go out in the world and to find junk to write about. And, you know, some of the junk I’ve found is great. Really great. Looking back over 2011, here are five of my favorite things that’ll be back in 2012. So leave your house in 2012! Go to these cool things! Prove to your mother that you’re not a nerd!

01/05/2012

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Cure For Boredom: January’s Events

What the heck are you going to do come January? Sit on your butt, or have fun out in this great city of ours? Here are some great events that will help you decide!

12/30/2011

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An Interview With Rockit Bar & Grill: Rockit During The Holidays

Rockit Bar & Grill, one of my favorite stomping grounds, has this holiday tradition down. I caught up with Josh Hauer, General Manager and Operating Partner at both Rockit Bar & Grill locations (River North and Wrigleyville) to chat about how Rockit celebrates the holidays…

12/15/2011

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Cure For Boredom: Great Events For December

2011 won’t suck though. I’m determined to find things to do, ways to get out of the house; no more being a hermit! In case you want to get on board with this new trend of socializing, here’s a list of worthwhile Chicago events. You’re welcome.

12/02/2011

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Parades, Ceremonies Planned To Mark Veterans Day

Communities across the Chicago area are planning parades and ceremonies today to mark Veterans Day.

CBS Chicago–11/11/2011

TORONTO, ON - JUNE 27: A man arrested during protests at the G8/G20 summits is released from the detention center June 27, 2010 in Toronto, Canada. Police have been making many arrests during the protests including many journalists during this final day of the G20 summit. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Expected Protests At G8, NATO Meetings Here Spur Colleges To Reschedule Events

In the spring, Chicago will host two big international meetings. And while the G8 and NATO summits are more than half a year away, protesters are already applying for permits to hold demonstrations.

09/29/2011

Lincoln Park Art Fair

Things To Do This Weekend

From art fairs to parades, there’s a little something for everyone going on around town this weekend.

09/09/2011

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The Science Of Coffee

Learn how science can help you make the perfect cup of coffee.

08/03/2011

President Obama speaks to Mayor Richard Daley as they attend the Chicago 2016 presentation on October 2, 2009 at the Bella Centre in Copenhagen, Denmark. The 121st session of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) rejected Chicago's bid for the 2016 Olympic Games.  (Credit: John Gichigi/Getty Images)

10 Memorable Moments Of Mayor Daley’s Reign

Mayor Richard M. Daley has been leading the City of Chicago for 22 years, and a generation of Chicagoans has known no other mayor. Here is a quick look back at some of the highlights of his years in office.

CBS Chicago–05/13/2011

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The Blizzard Of 2011: Closings And Cancellations

The Blizzard of 2011 is prompting officials to close museums, schools and other institutions and cancel events. Here is a list of cancellations and early closings that have been announced.

CBS Chicago–02/01/2011

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Events Planned Across Area To Honor Veterans

This Veterans Day, Americans will honor the men and women who have laid their lives on the line to fight for freedom.

CBS Chicago–11/11/2010

Interior view of Delilah's at 2771 N. Lincoln Av. in Chicago

Best Bars In Chicago For A Birthday Party

For some people, another birthday is the perfect opportunity to make themselves the center of attention at a big party with all your friends, family and co-workers. For others, it’s just a reason to share some drinks with their closest friends to try and forget they’re another year older. No matter what you like to do on your birthday, Chicago offers plenty of options to mark your day the way you want.

09/28/2010

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