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‘At-home’ blues concerts helps artists, plus North Lawndale’s Community Arts Center
Like virtually every other physical event in 2020, the Chicago Blues Boot Camp had to make a digital pivot due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The modest, four-year-old operation typically piggybacked on ...
Kids getting caught in crossfire as US gun violence surges
Mourning the death of a child whose only mistake was venturing outside to play when someone armed with a gun came to the neighborhood hunting for ...
‘We are in dire straits’: Chicago venues, theaters asking for economic relief from Congress before August recess
As some Chicago businesses have chanced a reopening under the city’s “phase four” plan, venues and theaters have been notably absent from that group Institutions like the Metro, the Hideout and Logan ...
Summer spotlight: NW's Joan Easter
Staring down a runway last Saturday, Joan Easter felt stress. For the first time in months, she was able to do something about that. Competing at the Chicago Jumps and Sprints Fest at St. Rita High ...
Young piping plovers from Wisconsin released in Lake County to aid their southerly migration
But when the male piping plover that raised a family at Chicago’s Montrose Beach this summer flew north recently to a Lake County beach, he encountered more kids. The “kids” were young plovers born ...
Lollapalooza 2020: Chicago Bulls players set to appear on festival livestream
Lollapalooza announced the full lineup for their virtual festival on Monday, and the card includes special appearances from Zach LaVine, Wendell Carter, Jr. and even the Bucket Boys. Announcing the ...
The Mix: Manual Cinema’s anniversary and more cool things to do in Chicago July 23-29
Manual creations. Over the next month, Manual Cinema, the multimedia theater company, celebrates its 10 th anniversary via free streams of four of its seminal shows: “Lula Del R ...
Vintage Computer Festival West Is Almost Here
The Vintage Computer Festival West is happening this weekend, August 3rd and 4th, at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, California. The Vintage Computer Festival offers a truly unique ...