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Lincoln Park, Old Town

Lincoln Park, Old Town
Lincoln Park, Old Town

Haunted Chicago: Here’s Some Of Our Favorite Neighborhood Halloween Decorations

PHOTOS: Check out how Chicagoans have decked out homes across the city for Halloween.

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A Sociologist Photographed 100 Chicago Buildings Just Before They Were Torn Down. What Happened To The Sites 10 Years Later?

David Schalliol found empty lots where South and West side buildings were demolished and developments in place of demolished North Side buildings.

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Old Town Bar Where Fatal Shooting Happened ‘Closed For Time Being,’ Ald. Says — But Report Says It Was Open Thursday Night

Ald. Timmy Knudsen's office said Hotel Lincoln’s rooftop bar will remain closed to the general public through the weekend.

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15 Things To Do In Chicago This Weekend: Halloween Parades And Parties, A Beer Stroll, Vegan Market And More

There's also Diwali in the Park, a music festival and Día de los Muertos procession.

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Lincoln Park Art Night To Feature Free Trolley Rides Between 6 Neighborhood Art Galleries

The participating art galleries are staying open late and allowing visitors in for free to view their current art exhibitions.

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After Fatal Shooting On Hotel Lincoln Rooftop Bar, Old Town Neighbors Want Plan To Address Noise, Rowdy Customers

Neighbors had complained repeatedly about Hotel Lincoln leading up to the shooting, saying there have been rowdy customers and late-night loud noises.

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Chicago-Based Artist Michiko Itatani Explores Efforts To Understand The Universe In New Wrightwood 659 Exhibition

The gallery features more than 60 paintings and drawings by Michiko Itatani. It juxtaposes her large-scale paintings with drawings the size of typing paper.

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Kids Can Explore 6 Great Lakes Habitats In New Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum Play Area

The Nature's PlaySpace opened Saturday and allows kids to explore Illinois' dunes, lakes, savannahs, rivers, wetlands and prairies in an indoor setting.

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Dog Seen Punched And Thrown In Lincoln Park Video Is Euthanized, Source Says

Zeus, a 6-year-old pitbull mix, was brought to MedVet with cancer and bodily injuries. A necropsy will be performed on the dog.

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Lincoln Park Presbyterian’s Vigil Against Violence Will Also Explore The Harm Of Community Divestment

The church's Vigil Against Violence will honor every young person who died in gun violence over the past year.

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Abraham Lincoln Statue In Lincoln Park Vandalized On Indigenous Peoples’ Day: ‘Dethrone The Colonizers’

An anonymous group vandalized the Standing Lincoln statue in hopes of drawing attention to Indigenous Peoples' Day and the 16th president's role in executing 38 Dakota men.

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Man Arrested At Vet Clinic Accused Of Punching Puppy In Lincoln Park — And He Wanted To Euthanize Dog That Day, Witness Says

Someone sitting in the waiting room at the vet's office recognized the man from media reports and called the police, a witness said.

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Man Punched Puppy In Lincoln Park, Hurled It Across The Street, Video Shows: ‘He Threw The Dog Like A Javelin’

Neighbors are asking for help identifying the man and getting the puppy to a safe home. It's "beyond disturbing and certainty animal cruelty," one neighbor said.

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18 Things To Do In Chicago This Weekend, Including Wine Fest, Donut Crawl, A Día De Los Muertos Mercadito

You can celebrate fall, Día de los Muertos, Indigenous Peoples' Day and Oktoberfest at events across the city this weekend.

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‘The First Homosexuals’ Exhibition At Wrightwood 659 Explores Early Understandings Of Homosexuality And Its Evolution

"The First Homosexuals" starts at 1869 when the term was coined in Europe and tracks how understandings of homosexuality evolved from then until 1930.

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14 People, Organizations, Allies To Be Inducted Into Chicago LGBT Hall Of Fame: ‘It’s Important We’re Not Erased From History’

This ceremony will be held Oct. 11 at the Chicago History Museum. It's the organization's first in-person induction ceremony since 2017.

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Lincoln Park Wine Fest Returns This Weekend With Live Music, Vendors And Dozens Of Wine Varietals

This year's Lincoln Park Wine Fest, happening Friday through Sunday, will feature dozens of wine varietals, live music and vendors selling artisanal items.

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Dom’s Kitchen & Market Opening Next Month In Old Town Spot That Once Held Plum Market

Dom's will open Nov. 1. Leaders of Plum Market claim they were pushed out of the space by a "back-door agreement" between its landlord and Dom's leaders, but the Dom's team has denied that.

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Police Fatally Shoot Man In Old Town Sunday

Police said they were searching the area for a man who pulled a gun on a neighbor. A gun and bullet casings were found at the scene, police said.

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Lincoln Park Woman Creating ‘Ripple Effect’ Of Joy By Placing Bouquets Across Chicago For Strangers To Take

Jessica Housley started With Love, Chicago in 2017 to bring people together. Since then, she's created hundreds of bouquets for strangers across the city.

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