Chicago welcomes the world’s greatest Marathon runners

When mid-October rolls around, you can count on a few things: chillier temperatures, falling leaves and thousands of elite runners visiting Chicago for one of the world’s premier sporting events. The Bank of America Chicago Marathon hit the streets again yesterday, with thousands of runners participating from all 50 states and over 100 countries around…

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6th Annual Auburn Gresham Renaissance Festival

This weekend marks the sixth anniversary of one of the South Sides newest and most popular street festivals. The Auburn Gresham Renaissance Festival provides South Side apartment residents with fun, food, music and entertainment, starting this Saturday, September 10th at 10am. The festival, located at the intersection of 79th Street and Racine Avenue is free…

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Chicago Air and Water Show Flies High

The 2011 edition of the Chicago Air and Water Show roared through town once again last weekend. The annual exhibition of civilian and military jets, ships and other craft celebrated its 53rd anniversary on the shores of North Avenue Beach with the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds headlining the action. With over two million spectators in…

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Get Ready for the South Shore’s Biggest Summer Party

South Shore apartment residents, get ready to party. That’s because the South Shore Summer Festival kicks off this weekend in the popular South Shore neighborhood. This favorite community fest features drink and food vendors, as well as performances by Russell Thompkins Jr. and The New Stylistics, Kim Stratton, Maggie Brown, Universal Jazz, The South Shore…

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