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Read more of the article: "Chicago River Swim to make history as first open water event in nearly 100 years"

Chicago River Swim to make history as first open water event in nearly 100 years

Posted 7 days ago in Trending, chicago river, fundraising event

4 MIN READ – Get ready to witness history in the Loop as the inaugural Chicago River Swim breaks a nearly century-old tradition, marking a revival of open water swimming…

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Read more of the article: "The Loop is Everyone's Neighborhood "

The Loop is Everyone's Neighborhood

Posted 11 days ago in the loop, everyone's neighborhood, community, chicago, Trending

5 MIN READ –Any true Chicagoan, or well-informed visitor, knows that to fully experience the city of Chicago, you can’t skip exploring the Loop, Chicago’s official downtown area, also known…

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Read more of the article: "Mayor Johnson announces proposed City assistance for four adaptive re-use projects in the Chicago Loop"

Mayor Johnson announces proposed City assistance for four adaptive re-use projects in the Chicago Loop

Posted 13 days ago in Loop economy, affordable housing

4 MIN READ – Four adaptive re-use projects within the Loop’s historic financial district will be formally proposed for development assistance this spring as part of the City of Chicago’s ongoing…

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Read more of the article: "Choose Chicago and City of Chicago announce Sundance Institute x Chicago 2024"

Choose Chicago and City of Chicago announce Sundance Institute x Chicago 2024

Posted 18 days ago in Trending, Film, Arts & Culture

4 MIN READ – Choose Chicago and the Chicago Film Office, in partnership with the Sundance Institute, have announced an exciting new independent film event coming to Chicago this summer.…

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Read more of the article: "The Artistry and Advocacy of Ballet 5:8's Julianna Rubio Slager"

The Artistry and Advocacy of Ballet 5:8's Julianna Rubio Slager

Posted 25 days ago

3 MIN READ – According to the Dance Data Project, female voices are underrepresented in ballet, with just 23.6% of works in the 2023-2024 season choreographed by women. Ballet 5:8’s…

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Read more of the article: "Seventh Annual Hospitality Hires Chicago takes place on April 16"

Seventh Annual Hospitality Hires Chicago takes place on April 16

Posted 27 days ago in Trending, career, Loop economy

5 MIN READ – The Chicago Cook Workforce Partnership (The Partnership) has announced the date of the much-anticipated 7th annual Hospitality Hires Chicago 2024 (HHC2024). The Partnership and event sponsors…

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Read more of the article: "The ghostly mystery at the Medieval Torture Museum"

The ghostly mystery at the Medieval Torture Museum

Posted 32 days ago in museums, Things to Do, Guest Blog

3 MIN READ – In the heart of the Loop, lies a place where the echoes of eerie whispers and ghostly apparitions roam freely—the Medieval Torture Museum. This immersive experience…

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Read more of the article: "2024 St. Patrick's Day festivities in the Loop"

2024 St. Patrick's Day festivities in the Loop

Posted 36 days ago in Trending, St. Patrick's Day, events

3 MIN READ – Classic St. Patrick’s Day activities in the Loop are back in full bloom! From the Chicago River dyeing to the best bars and restaurants, we’ve rounded…

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Read more of the article: "Sundays on State returns to State Street on June 16 and July 14"

Sundays on State returns to State Street on June 16 and July 14

Posted 39 days ago

5 MIN READ – Chicago Loop Alliance is announcing dates for the return of the internationally acclaimed, award-winning event series, Sundays on State, which will close parts of State Street…

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Read more of the article: "Honoring Women's History Month in the Loop "

Honoring Women's History Month in the Loop

Posted 40 days ago in Trending, Women's History Month

3 MIN READ – This month, we focus on women and their positive impact in our world. Take the opportunity this Women’s History Month to celebrate the businesses run by…

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