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24 Oct 2013

Navy Pier’s “The Fear” Haunted House October 10th To 31st (DETAILS INSIDE)

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The Fear Haunted House
October 10-14, 17-20, 24-27 and 30-31
Compass Rose (east end of the Pier, near the Landshark Beer Garden)

The Fear and its creatures are back from the dead and ready to scare you to death….! The award-winning Fear Haunted House is an aggressive adult-themed haunted house nighttime experience. On Saturdays and Sundays and Columbus Day, it is a low scare, lights on attraction during the day.

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23 Oct 2013

Michael Jordan’s Chicago Home Up For Auction

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The Wall Street Journal reports: Michael Jordan is auctioning his Highland Park mansion. The 56,000 square foot compound with a guest wing and tennis courts was listed for sale in February 2012 for $29 million.

1x1.trans Michael Jordans Chicago Home Up For Auction

The price was dropped to $21 million before the decision to put it up for auction. The live auction with no minimum is scheduled for Nov. 22.

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23 Oct 2013

Carnevil Haunted House (Details Inside)


Carnevil haunted house descends on the Sears Centre Arena for the month of October offering some of the most stunning special effects and terrifying visions ever seen in Chicago.

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22 Oct 2013

Man Assaults 8 Week Old Daughter!


A Chicago man was ordered held without bail Sunday in connection to allegations that he inflicted a number of severe injuries on his 8-week-old daughter.

Dmel R. Hughes, 25, of the 1800 block of North Karlov Avenue in Hermosa, faces felony aggravated battery charges in connection to the beatings, which Assistant State’s Attorney Anthony Lucafo said took place between Sept. 1 and Thursday.

Hughes’ daughter was admitted to Lurie Children’s Hospital on Thursday with a litany of injuries, Lucafo said Sunday in Cook County Bond Court.

The infant had a skull fracture, rib fractures, other head injuries, a broken collarbone and a broken femur, as well as a burn on her tongue, Lucafo said. She was also suffering from seizures and lack of oxygen to the brain, he said.

Read full story here…

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22 Oct 2013

Mo’ Crawl At Navy Pier November 9th (Details Inside)


Join Navy Pier and Players Sport & Social Group and show off your mustache or faux-stache while enjoying great drink specials, listening to live music and supporting Movember! Several bars along navy Pier will be offering $3 Bud Light Drafts, $4 Goose Island 312 Drafts and Goose Island craft beers and $5-$6 rare Goose Island beers (limited pours available) with entertainment at each location.

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21 Oct 2013

Simeon Career Academy All Star Murdered!


His coaches say Demarius Reed had been a natural leader on the football field since he was a boy, sporting skills that propelled him from the playing fields of Simeon Career Academy to a spot on the roster at Eastern Michigan University.

On visits back to Chicago’s South Side, Reed talked to kids on his old youth team about staying away from gangs and trouble. But on Friday, violence found Reed near his college campus in Ypsilanti, Mich. The 20-year-old was discovered dead in his apartment complex, fatally shot in what police say was an apparent robbery.

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17 Oct 2013

USC Marching Band Live October At Navy Pier!

NCAA Football: DEC 02 UCLA v USC

The University of Southern California’s marching band The Spirit of Troy will once again play at Navy Pier for a pep rally in anticipation of the Trojans upcoming game against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish on Saturday.

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15 Oct 2013

Elope Or Wed In Chicago On A Budget!


Recently I was talking to a friend about having a Vegas style wedding in Chicago.

Some where you could elope or, have a small wedding. I know there aren’t any drive thru chapels, but what about a quick or intimate wedding.The conversation got me thinking and I came up with three great options.

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