09 Aug 2012

Midwest Film Festival

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The Midwest Film Festival is a unique, year-round Chicago film festival dedicated to showcasing the best filmmakers from the Midwest.

The Midwest Film Festival in Chicago takes place the first Tuesday of every month at the Landmark’s Century Centre Cinema, and has hosted the Midwest premiere of dozens of great Indie movies over the years.

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16 Apr 2012

23 Arrests Made At Chicago Mental Health Center!

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23 arrested, 12 were expected to be charged and 11 were released without charges, Chicago Police News Affairs Officer Hector Alfaro said.

The outpatient clinic is one of six Mayor Rahm Emanuel has proposed closing, along with clinics in the Palmer Square, Rogers Park, Auburn Gresham, Back of the Yards and Morgan Park neighborhoods.

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22 Mar 2012

Chicago Beer Festival

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The inaugural Chicago Beer Fest brings together dozens of craft and international breweries, as well as Chicago’s best local breweries.

Admission if $40 and sessions will be split between 1pm and 4pm and 6pm and 9pm.

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02 Jun 2011

State says they can, so same-sex couples say ‘I do’

33 pairs enter civil unions in Millennium Park as law goes into effectStanding on white and pink rose petals, Steve McDonagh looked into Dan Smith’s eyes and said, before a crush of friends and family members and dozens of onlookers: “After 25 years, …

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16 May 2011

Protesters greet Wis. Republican in Chicago

Dozens of protesters carrying signs and chanting “Tax the rich” marched outside a hotel in downtown Chicago to protest a speech by Wisconsin Congressman Paul Ryan.

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13 May 2011

Truck driver in fatal Metra collision had dozens of traffic violations

A truck hauling chunks of concrete made an illegal left turn and drove around crossing gates before slamming into a Metra train in Mount Prospect this morning, officials say.

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10 May 2011

Fourth defendant convicted as Derrion Albert’s family watches

1 trial to go in infamous mob attackDerrion Albert’s family has watched the videotape of his murder near Fenger High School dozens of times in court over the last several months, the shaky images of that day in September 2009 playing out repeatedly at…

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02 May 2011

Dozens of brass vases stolen from Batavia cemetery

Someone with a lot of brass -– literally and figuratively -– is being sought for the theft of more than three dozen metal vases from a Batavia cemetery, Kane County sheriff’s police reported today.

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