Mary Bartelme Park Advisory Council will host its 8th annual Christmas tree- and menorah-lighting ceremonies this weekend. Michael Lyons

Tree, Menorah-Lighting Ceremonies And Holiday Stroll Kick Off Season In West Loop This Weekend

The holiday stroll on Madison will include a letters for Santa station, ornament decorating party and winter-themed drinks.

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Can The Patio Theater Finally Return To Its Former Glory? New Owner Aims To Bring Historic Theater Back To Life

Soon-to-be owner Chris Bauman wants to not only fix up the theater, but bring in entertainment that can pay the bills. "It's a travesty tearing theaters like these down."

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Logan Square Factory Workers Shaken After Roof Collapses In Fire

"I could've been underneath that. My workers could've been under there," factory owner Randy Smith said.