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Best Places To Go Caroling In Chicago

Caroling seems to have dwindled in the popularity category when it comes to favorite holiday activities. However, it’s never too late to start up a new annual tradition, whether it’s solo or with the family.

12/13/2013

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Best Unique Holiday Experiences For Kids In Chicago

Bundle up and head out for some fun this winter break with the following five holiday activities in Chicago.

11/08/2013

Keo, the Lincoln Park Zoo's 55-year-old chimp, was euthanized Monday. / photo from Lincoln Park Zoo.

Oldest Living Chimpanzee At Lincoln Park Zoo Euthanized

It’s a sad day at Chicago’s Lincoln Park Zoo. The story from WBBM’s Regine Schlesinger.

09/30/2013

King the eastern black rhinoceros. (Credit: Lincoln Park Zoo)

Baby Rhino Unveiled At Lincoln Park Zoo

Lincoln Park Zoo introduced a baby eastern black rhinoceros today. The baby was born at the zoo in August.

09/17/2013

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The Perfect Long Weekend In Chicago

If you’re spending a four-day weekend in Chicago, you should attempt at least one essential event each day. Here are four favorites.

09/14/2013

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Best Fall Festivals In Chicago

Don’t worry that summer went by too fast. Yummy autumn festivals abound in the Chicago area.

09/09/2013

A rare baby Black Rhino was born at Lincoln Park Zoo. (Credit: Lincoln Park Zoo)

Endangered Black Rhino Born At Lincoln Park Zoo

The Lincoln Park Zoo’s newest addition is one big baby—a 60-pound black rhino calf.

08/29/2013

White-cheeked gibbon Burma, left, bonds with her new baby. (Lincoln Park Zoo)

White-Cheeked Gibbon Born At Lincoln Park Zoo

The as-yet unnamed gibbon is the fourth offspring for father Caruso and his mate, Burma. The baby joins an older brother, Sai, who turns three in January.

08/26/2013

Nayembi the gorilla debuted this week at Lincoln Park Zoo, following an injury earlier this year. (Lincoln Park Zoo)

Baby Gorilla, Now Healed, Meets Her Adoring Public

In February, Nayembi suffered a facial injury. Lincolns Park Zoo temporarily cared for the gorilla.

08/22/2013

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Best Zoo & Aquarium Events In Chicago

Whether you’re a couple looking to have a cute date or a family wanting to spend an educational time together, the zoo and aquarium events in Chicago will likely be more than satisfactory.

07/26/2013

A baby gorilla and its mother have been reunited at Lincoln Park Zoo. (Lincoln Park Zoo)

Injured Baby Gorilla Reunited With Her Mother At Lincoln Park Zoo

A baby western lowland gorilla, injured earlier this year at Lincoln Park Zoo, has been reunited with her mother and other troop members after months of around-the-clock care.

07/18/2013

Lincoln Park Zoo

Zoo Helping Animals Keep Cool During Heat Wave

At the Lincoln Park Zoo, both the animals and those who came to visit them coped with the heat wave.

WBBM Newsradio–07/18/2013

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Lincoln Park Zoo Researcher Studies Link Between Chimp Status And Learning

A researcher is finding creativity comes from the bottom up when it comes to chimps: at the Lincoln Park Zoo.

05/07/2013

A scarlet tanager. (Credit: Mason Fidino, Lincoln Park Zoo)

Scarlet Tanager Spotted Early In Lincoln Park

It’s at least a week early. But there it was in Lincoln Park. A scarlet tanager.

04/24/2013

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Best Ways To Celebrate Earth Day 2013 In Chicago

Whether you want to learn about compost or find out how you can save an endangered species, the Chicagoland area has numerous activities planned for Earth Day.

04/08/2013

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Best Chicago Easter Events For Kids 2013

Celebrating Easter in Chicago should be something for the entire family. Check out some of the Easter-themed activities that cater towards families with children this Easter and make it memorable for everyone, regardless of their age.

03/29/2013

Lincoln Park Zoo's new bushbaby is emerging from its nest. (Lincoln Park Zoo)

Rare Bushbaby Makes Its Debut At Lincoln Park Zoo

Bushbabies are tiny primates native to Southern Africa, and are exceedingly rare in zoos.

03/07/2013

Nayembi is recovering from her injuries. (Credit: Lincoln Park Zoo)

Baby Gorilla Recovering From Her Injuries At Lincoln Park Zoo

It was just over a week ago that Lincoln Park Zoo’s baby gorilla was found seriously injured. CBS 2’s Ed Curran reports the three month old is improving.

03/01/2013

The latest addition, a baby female, left, to the gorilla enclosure at the Lincoln Park Zoo. (Lincoln Park Zoo)

Baby Gorilla Injured At Lincoln Park Zoo

Lincoln Park zoo has a dedicated hospital where the gorilla baby is being cared for.

02/25/2013

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5 Ways To Beat Cabin Fever In Chicago

Cabin fever got you down? Get out and enjoy some of the best winter happenings Chicago has to offer. From sleepovers at the zoo to hockey at Soldier Field, here’s a round up of 5 things to do in the city this season.

01/16/2013

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