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Field Museum Will Be Free All Of February

The museum has a few free days in January, too.

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A South Loop Bar Is Throwing a Fundraiser For Meghan Markle And Prince Harry (But Actually It’ll Benefit Australia)

The bar is also offering three Champagne cocktails themed around the Sussexes: the Megxit, Big Markle Energy and Spill the (Royal) Tea.

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Snow, Freezing Rain And Sleet Expected To Hit City All Saturday, So … Enjoy Your Weekend

The storm will start Friday afternoon and it won't let up until Sunday morning.

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Here’s Every Free Day At The Shedd Aquarium In 2020

Admission will be free at the aquarium every day in February.

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Is Your Weed Shop Open Tuesday? Just 5 Pot Shops Open To Recreational Customers After Supply Wiped Out

Only four shops are apparently open Tuesday — and two were either low on product or were already turning away recreational customers.

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Where’s The Best Place To Eat When You Have The Munchies In The City? Chicagoans Weighed In

Our readers love Jeri's Grill, Mexican food and burgers when they're high.

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Fraud, Waste, Misconduct: Inspector General’s Report Details Year Of Cases In Chicago Schools

A swim coach reaped nearly $30,000 in payments from three outside groups for the off-the-books rental of a school pool over three years.

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More Chicago Schools Fall Below The Capacity Line. Is Yours On The List?

Six Chicago high schools are less than 10 percent full — and three are over 144 percent full, according to new CPS numbers.

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2020’s First Meteor Shower Will Peak This Weekend — But Snow Could Hide It In Chicago

It'll be chilly and snowy when the Quadrantid meteor shower peaks Friday night into Saturday morning.