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  • DEAL ESTATE

    Free parking for one year! A free flat-screen plasma TV! Your choice of a free car or furnished condo! In the market for a new condo? You may be in luck. With the housing market in a serious slump, these are just a few of the freebies that anxious...
  • Chicagoland book club: the (originally) West Loop book club

    Chicagoland book club: the (originally) West Loop book club
    One thing to know about our book club: Our group formed about five years ago with people living in two condo communities in the West Loop. Although some of us have moved away, it is a testament to our group that we now meet all over town as we continue to...
  • May 27: Midday Fix - Sally Schwartz Previews This Weekend's Opening of the Randolph Street Market

    May 27: Midday Fix - Sally Schwartz Previews This Weekend's Opening of the Randolph Street Market
    Randolph Street Market Festival 1350 W. Randolph St. May 29-30 $9 tickets when purchased online; $12 at the gate Children 12 and under get in free; Bike the Drive and get in Free on Sunday www.randolphstreetmarket.com Other Market dates: June 19-20;...
  • October 22 - Great Dining Cheap

    October 22 - Great Dining Cheap
    For more places to enjoy a dinner at a reasonable price: www.chicagomagazine.com The restaurants mentioned on the show today: Café des Architects Sofitel Chicago Water Tower 20 E. Chestnut St. (312) 787-1400 www.cafedesarchitectes.com -- Contemporary...
  • Homicides Down By 13% This Year in Chicago

    (WGN-AM)- The number of homicides in Chicago decreased nearly 13 percent through June and the city saw a greater than 10 percent drop in overall crime, compared to the same time period last year, Chicago police announced Thursday. Chicago ended June with...
  • January 14 - Author Rachel Cosgrove

    January 14 - Author Rachel Cosgrove
    Signing: Thursday, January 14 6 p.m.-7 p.m. West Loop Gym 1024 W. Kinzie Chicago To purchase a copy of the book: The Female Body Breakthrough: The Revolutionary Strength-Training Plan for Losing Fat and Getting the Body You Want Visit Rachel's...
  • Questions arise over Yelp's ads, reviews

    With the Web site Yelp still responding to allegations by San Francisco businesses that it manipulates the prominence of positive and negative reviews, some Chicago merchants are adding to the heat. They allege that Yelp representatives have offered to...
  • Illinois takes step toward banning trans fats

    Illinois takes step toward banning trans fats
    Illinois restaurants may soon have to find a way to cut artificial trans fats from French fries, onion rings, popcorn shrimp, pies, cakes and fried chicken. Legislation that passed the Illinois House on Wednesday would ban artery-clogging trans fats in...
  • July 23: Adopt A Pet - Angels with Tails

    July 23: Adopt A Pet - Angels with Tails
    Angels With Tails, West Loop Sunday, July 25 noon to 4:00 p.m. Anchored from THE OPRAH Store, located at 37 N. Carpenter Street, PAWS Chicago and 16 other animal rescues and shelters will have dogs and cats available for adoption in front of 30...
  • Egypt's upheaval a cause for celebration here

    Egypt's upheaval a cause for celebration here
    A day after President Hosni Mubarak stepped down, Egyptians in Chicago traded their earlier protests outside the Egyptian consulate for chants of joy. Ayahel-Beshbeeshy draped herself in the Egyptian flag before coming downtown from the West Loop...
  • Police: Pot found growing in West Loop home

    Police: Pot found growing in West Loop home
    Bond was set at $10,000 today for a  Chicago man accused of running a marijuana grow house inside his West Loop home, authorities said. Police on Tuesday night said they found approximately 100 marijuana plants inside Ryan Vrane’s home on the 300...