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Best Upcoming Races With A Competitive Edge In Chicago

Are you ready for a challenge? These five Chicago races will push you to your limits and let you earn bragging rights after you’ve crossed the finish line.

06/29/2013

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Best Places To Get Your Classical Music Fix In Chicago

Think classical music is just for stuffy bores? Think again. From downtown to the suburbs, the Chicago area offers numerous ways for you to hear and discover classical music.

06/24/2013

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Best 4th Of July Parties In Chicago

Celebrate Independence Day with a mix of family-friendly and late-night fun. Whether you’re headed out to Lake Michigan or the ‘burbs, you’re sure to get your party on for the Fourth of July.

06/20/2013

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Best Upcoming Dance Performances In Chicago

From tap to traditional, Chicago has numerous dance performances scheduled through the early fall. Grab your friends and make a day of seeing a dance performance.

06/17/2013

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Best Bars For Foodies In Chicago

Want a burger with your beer? If you’re looking for a fun night out, consider checking out the following restaurants and bars that offer extensive and satisfying food and drink menus.

06/13/2013

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Best Outdoor Theaters In Chicago

If the play’s the thing for you, you’ll want to catch an outdoor performance in Chicago. Check out the following list of what’s scheduled for this summer.

06/03/2013

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Best Summer Movie Events In Chicago

From film festivals to outdoor movie screenings, the Chicago area offers a wealth of opportunities to see both old favorites and new films on the big screen. Check out the following summer movie events and find an event near you.

05/27/2013

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Best Places To Go Fishing Near Chicago

Tired of fishing in the same spot every time? Shake it up a bit and check out these five hotspots for reeling in a big one.

05/25/2013

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Most Community-Centered Bookstores In Chicago

If you think independent bookstores in Chicago only sell books and magazines, think again. The following community-focused independent bookstores offer a slew of activities and events for readers of all ages.

05/20/2013

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Chicago Sees Steady, Significant Jobs Growth Month On Month

Jobs from health care to sales are all seeing increases in listings in the Chicago metro area.

05/20/2013

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Coordinator’s Education Making Positive Impact On Patients in Chicago

Get an inside look at what it takes to be a clinic coordinator for a public health department.

05/20/2013

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Amateur Night: Best Places To Take The Stage In Chicago

Do you have a comedy routine you’d like to try out or feel like sharing your latest poetry? Head to one of these open mics in Chicago to show off your stuff.

05/16/2013

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Professional Sector Jobs Increased 2.9% Year Over Year In Chicago

Professional and business services jobs showed significant gains year over year in the Chicago metro area.

05/13/2013

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Chicago Nurse Sees Degrees As Vital For ‘The Big Picture’ Of Patient Care

Patty Nedved believes advanced degrees help nurses gain a better perspective on patient care.

05/13/2013

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Best Places For Off-Roading Near Chicago

Ready to get your off-highway vehicle a bit dirty? Head out to the following off-road sites near Chicago for an adventure that’s literally off the beaten path.

05/11/2013

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Best Exhibits To Visit This Summer In Chicago

Don’t let the heat beat you this summer. Cool off by exploring these new Chicago museum exhibits.

05/06/2013

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Chief Nursing Officer In Chicago Credits Education With Career Success

Debra Albert in Chicago explains the role that education has played in her career as chief nursing officer.

05/05/2013

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Best Places To Buy Mother’s Day Gifts In Chicago

Time’s ticking until Mother’s Day on May 12. Do you need help finding a gift? Check out the following independent stores for tips on what to get mom.

04/30/2013

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Best Specialty Bookstores In Chicago

If you want to go off the beaten path in Chicago, check out the following specialty bookstores.

04/29/2013

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Homemade Mother’s Day Gifts Kids Of All Ages Can Make

For a unique Mother’s Day gift, you can’t go wrong with a homemade craft from your child. The following crafts are geared to specific ages, but all are sure to delight mom.

04/29/2013

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