Kwanzaa is an African-American holiday celebrated Dec. 26-Jan. 1. Flickr/Black Hour

Chatham Shop Windows Get A Kwanzaa-Themed Makeover Thanks To Kwanzaa On The 9 Saturday

The Kwanzaa displays were inspired by the elaborate Christmas displays in shop windows on State Street in the Loop.

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He Made It To Cirque Du Soleil — And Returned To His Chicago Arts School To Teach And Honor His Roots

"I'm sharing a bit of what I left Chicago to do," said Chicago Academy of the Arts grad Kevin Beverley, who will be perform with Cirque du Soleil at Soldier Field this spring.