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Voyage, opens at The Chopin Theatre in Wicker Park; a Psychosexual Theatrical Odyssey

Voyage is an original devised piece by Cock and Bull Theatre.  Voyage is a psychosexual theatrical odyssey. A devised production created by Cock and Bull, that explores our innate human desire to heal ourselves, and the lengths we go in order to be cured. Voyage takes place in two distinct …

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College of DuPage – Documents show Savage and Birt campaigned with public funds

College of DuPage (ECWd) – In a recent document dump from the College of DuPage, there were several emails leading to questions of impropriety with public funds. We have kept quiet on many aspects of it as to avoid the appearance of interference with the criminal investigation. College of DuPage …

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INSIDE THE CHI from Joseph Le

INSIDE THE CHI from Joseph Le on Vimeo. Fragmented memories of my urban explorations in Chicago. Experimental editing style inspired by Leonardo Dalessandri’s “Watchtower of Turkey”: https://vimeo.com/108018156. Shot with the Nikon D5000 (http://goo.gl/3j8grM). Thank you Alex Au (https://vimeo.com/user614975) for being a good host and Halemah Ibrahim (https://instagram.com/haluvalife/) for the inspiration. …

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Wrigleyville Convenience Store “Looted” By 100-Person Mob

At least one person was injured in the 3:55AM raid, which broke up when offenders saw that cops had arrived. But the damage had already been done at the store, which is located on the corner of Halsted and Addison—just a half-block from the 19th district police headquarters. Employees were …

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Stop the Clot Chicago 5K Run/Walk

Join us Mother’s Day Sunday, May 10th at Montrose Beach to help us fight the battle against blood clotting disorders in Chicago. Cost $28/Adult includes timed racing bib, fresh flower, t-shirt, gourmet pancakes, live entertainment, henna, raffle and more www.stoptheclotchicago.com

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Commentary: The outrageous perks of the public sector

By Diana Sroka Rickert If you crossed C-SPAN with “Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous,” you’d wind up with something resembling the state of Illinois. First there’s Aaron Schock, the former congressman from Peoria who cataloged his globe-trotting adventures on Instagram and styled his Washington, D.C., office to the theme of …

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Chicago owes lawyers over $120,000 for defense against two stingray cases

Freddy Martinez, the Chicago plaintiff, says this sum is an “outrage.” As of February 2015, the city of Chicago owes over $120,000 to its lawyers in the city’s attempt to defend itself against two stingray-related lawsuits. The discovery comes from new public records Ars has obtained. Chicago owes lawyers over …

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