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Rep. Quigley Meets Zebra Named After Him At Lincoln Park Zoo

CHICAGO (CBS) — Rep. Mike Quigley met an unusual namesake Monday afternoon—the new zebra at Lincoln Park Zoo.

Two 3-year-old plains zebras, both males, born at the Lincoln Country Safari in West Palm Beach, Florida, have been on exhibit at the North Side zoo since late July. 205 more words


Visiting Lincoln Park Zoo, Chicago

I was AMAZED to find out that Lincoln Park Zoo in Chicago is completely free to visit!  It’s not unusual for city attractions to have a free day every now and then but Lincoln Park Zoo does it one better by being free 365 days a year! 595 more words

Worldwide Destinations

Free museum admission for CPS students offered this week

DOWNTOWN — Chicago Public Schools students will be able to head to a dozen museums during their last week of summer vacation — free of charge. 76 more words

Neighborhood News

Lincoln Park Zoo is a wild scene

Lincoln Park Zoo is free and is open 365 days a year. That is something few zoos of its  size and splendor can boast. There’s nothing else like a hot summer day at the zoo with the sun shining brightly. 372 more words


Critically Endangered ‘Diving Duck’ Chicks Hatch At Lincoln Park Zoo

CHICAGO (CBS) — Three critically endangered chicks hatched recently at Lincoln Park Zoo.

The Boer’s pochard chicks hatched July 29 are the first of their kind born at the North Side zoo, the facility announced Thursday. 200 more words


Steve Dale's Other World | Bowling for Rhinos!

Steve celebrates the rhinoceros with Lincoln Park Zoo keepers Caitlin O’Brien and Allycia Darst.

The Lincoln Park Chapter of the American Association of Zoo Keepers Bowling for Rhinos is Tuesday, August 15, starting at 6 p.m.  188 more words