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The City Named after Garlic - Chicago

Chicago is known for its chilly winds and deep dish pizza but no one quite prepared me for the astonishing architecture of the city. Chicago is a photographers delight with its rivers, tall buildings and the wide expanse that is Lake Michigan. 295 more words

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Tunney Asks Residents If Pride Parade Should Move Downtown

CHICAGO (CBS) — After saying he’s open to moving the annual Pride Parade out of Boystown, Ald. Tom Tunney (44th) has launched a survey to find out if the community would support moving the parade downtown. 210 more words


Man Dies After Falling From Aqua Skyscraper

A man died early Monday after falling from the Radisson Blu Hotel/Aqua building downtown.

The 27-year-old fell from the 56th floor of a building in the 200 block of North Columbus Drive about 3 a.m., police said. 86 more words


Cleanup Begins After Taste Of Chicago Wraps Up

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CHICAGO (CBS) — The food is gone; now all that’s left is the cleanup of Grant Park following the 34th annual Taste of Chicago. 144 more words