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More Than Local Novelty, 'Easy' Takes Sharp Look At Love & Adulthood

The Chicago-set Netflix series has endless spot-the-local-sight appeal. But there's a whole lot more to it than that. [ more › ]

Tent City Kicked Out Of Uptown By City Officials

City officials are "asking people to pack up their whole lives and move to nowhere"—a little over a year after Rahm made a very public commitment to solving homelessness. [ more › ]

Check Out Highlights From Chicago's Premier Art Fair

The annual Expo Chicago reliably attracts the best in local and international talent. [ more › ]

This Lincoln Park Fountain Was A Soapstravaganza This Weekend

The Kempf Plaza fountain reportedly smelled "really good." [ more › ]

More Cops Will Worsen, Not Help, Our Violence Problem

So the City is going to hire yet more cops. Yet more, you say? Yes - the city already almost leads the nation in its level of sworn officers, and has got precious little to show for it. When politicians say we need more police, fromShow More Summary

Stewart School "Tent City" Dismantled, Property Fenced Off

According to readers and DNAinfo, the homeless encampment that appeared this spring on the front lawn of the former Stewart School (4525 North Kenmore) is in the process of being dismantled today. DFSS staff, police, and city workers...Show More Summary

Chicago Teachers Have Overwhelmingly Voted To Strike

Out of the 91 percent of Chicago Teachers Union members who voted, a whopping 95 percent were for a strike. [ more › ]

6 ways the Bears did not completely waste your time Sunday

If you watched Cubs-Cardinals on Sunday instead of Bears-Cowboys, you probably slept better. The Bears trailed Dallas 24-3 at halftime and never really threatened to take the lead, eventually losing 31-17 and stumbling to an 0-3 record. Still, because there are 13 more of these games, let's look...

24 Of Our Favorite Events In Chicago This Week

When September ends... you've got tons of stuff to do. [ more › ]

Monday: Eat. Drink. Do.

A brewers workout, a presidential debate watch party, an LGBT film fest and more things to do in Chicago on Monday, Sept. 26.

Eagles Bulding Starbucks To Close October 5th

Meanwhile, a block south of Uptown:Another indication that the gut rehab of the Eagles Building at Broadway and West Sheridan, as well as most of the 3800 block of Broadway, is really happening. Reader Jason Thompson sent a photo ofShow More Summary

Cyclist Fatally Struck By Flatbed Truck In Roscoe Village

The collision appears to have been another right-hook crash. [ more › ]

Derrick Rose Under Criminal Investigation For Gang Rape

The plaintiff has also filed a civil suit against Rose that goes to trial Oct. 4. [ more › ]

A Possessed Puppet Delivers High Raunch In 'Hand To God'

Victory Gardens' bawdy, inventive comedy about a demonic puppet makes 'Avenue Q' look like Disney. [ more › ]

Man Shot In Head Near Millennium Park Dies

A GoFundMe page raising money for Peter Fabbri's cremation expenses was started by family members. [ more › ]

Man Shot Near Damen Blue Line Station Early Monday Morning

The victim was sitting in the back of a car near the busy Wicker Park intersection of Milwaukee and Damen. [ more › ]

New Temporary Entrances To Wilson Red Line Station Go Into Use Today

A reminder for passengers who use the Wilson station to access the Red Line:Monday begins Phase 3 of the project, which should last about six months. The immediate changes you will see: The main entrance to the station (Gerber Building) at 4620 Broadway is closed. Show More Summary

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