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You Can Hear One Of The World’s Largest Instruments In Action This Week — And It’ll Be Festive, Of Course

The Laura Spelman Rockefeller Memorial Carillon was installed during the summer of 1932, and its 72 bells range from 10.5 to almost 37,000 pounds.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore Primary category in which blog post is published
Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale Primary category in which blog post is published

After Some Neighbors Complain, City Removes Colorful Graffiti Along 606

Some neighbors were disappointed in the removal. "These things were beautiful. It's not hurting anybody," one said.

Lakeview, Boystown, Wrigleyville Primary category in which blog post is published

Waterhouse Tavern Is Serving ‘Pumpkin-Spiked Lattes’ At Its Pumpkin Patch Pop-Up

The Paulina Patch is decked out with hay bales, pumpkins and scarecrows, and it features fall-themed drinks.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published

Xquina Cafe Community Hub Officially Underway On 26th Street In Little Village: ‘This Is A Big Day’

“This project will become an educational ecosystem for Black and Brown entrepreneurs here and in our surrounding communities," one leader on the project said.