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Read more of the article: "Christkindlmarkets return to Loop and other Chicago areas"

Christkindlmarkets return to Loop and other Chicago areas

Posted 37 days ago in Trending

2 MIN READ – The Christkindlmarket celebrates its 26th season at Daley Plaza, its 4th year in Wrigleyville at Gallagher Way and its debut at RiverEdge Park in Aurora. All…

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Read more of the article: "Ukrainian flags adorn State Street in celebration of nation's independence day"

Ukrainian flags adorn State Street in celebration of nation's independence day

Posted 38 days ago in Trending

2 MIN READ -- Chicago Loop Alliance, in partnership with the Auditorium Theatre and the Kyiv City Ballet of Ukraine, announces the installation of 152 Ukrainian national flags honoring Ukrainian Independence…

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Read more of the article: "ACTIVATE Inspires thousands to dream in color"

ACTIVATE Inspires thousands to dream in color

Posted 40 days ago in Trending

1 MIN READ – In June, Chicago Loop Alliance revitalized the historic Quincy Street and LaSalle Corridor for the one-night-only return of ACTIVATE. The popular event series started in 2014, activates unexpected…

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Read more of the article: "Tourism and major events continue to lead midsummer Loop activity "

Tourism and major events continue to lead midsummer Loop activity

Posted 44 days ago in Trending

4 MIN READ – Chicago Loop Alliance (CLA) released its July report on downtown activity, using a variety of data sources to track operations during COVID-19, as it has done monthly…

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Read more of the article: "What's new in the Loop"

What's new in the Loop

Posted 46 days ago in Trending

4 MIN READ – If you’re coming #BackInTheLoop for the first time since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, here’s what’s new.

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Read more of the article: "What you should know about the Monkeypox Virus (MPV)"

What you should know about the Monkeypox Virus (MPV)

Posted 47 days ago in Trending

2 MIN READ – The Chicago Department of Public Health (CDPH) has been responding to the monkeypox (MPV) outbreak since the first identified case in Chicago in early June. As CDPH…

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Read more of the article: "Must-try vegan and vegetarian dishes in the Loop"

Must-try vegan and vegetarian dishes in the Loop

Posted 51 days ago in Trending

4 MIN READ – Long gone are the days when a restaurant’s only vegetarian option is a side salad. In fact, vegan and vegetarian dishes are becoming so abundant, it…

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Read more of the article: "Exclusive Wedding Venues in the Chicago Loop"

Exclusive Wedding Venues in the Chicago Loop

Posted 51 days ago in Arts and Culture, Trending

4 MIN READ – Whether you’re looking for a skyline view, a swanky venue, modern or traditional buildings for your special day, the Chicago Loop has it all. So take a trip…

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Read more of the article: "Swanky Rooftop Bars in the Chicago Loop"

Swanky Rooftop Bars in the Chicago Loop

Posted 52 days ago in Restaurants and Dining, Loop List

3 MIN READ - As warmer weather rolls in, rooftop bar hopping season is in full swing. Take your weekend or after work plans to a whole new level (literally)…

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Read more of the article: "Must-do activities before summer ends"

Must-do activities before summer ends

Posted 52 days ago in Trending, Things to Do

7 MIN READ – Summers are fleeting in Chicago, only to give way to our brutal winters, so get out and enjoy the weather while it lasts. Do everything on…

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