Challenge of Rules Vote, Damen Station CLOSES, Top dangerous intersection, Vintage Fashion, the Blues, Halloween and more!

Open Meetings Act potentially puts Alderman Harris in trouble with AG

Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan's office requested a proceedings review of Chicago City Council's Rules and Ethics Committee's Oct. 7 meeting..

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Blue Line California Station opens and Damen Station closes

As part of the Your New Blue project the California Blue Line Station re-opened on Thurs., Oct. 16, to the delight of riders going to and coming from that station..

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Two of 10 most dangerous Chicago intersections on near northwest side: What do you think?

First on the Active Transportation Alliance (ATA) 10 top most dangerous pedestrian intersections list in the Chicago region is Milwaukee, North and Damen and the tenth is Elston, Western and Diversey. This announcement on Tuesday came the same day as a report from the U.S. Public Interest Research Group (PIRG) about driving trends..

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Traditions of "hot" Ukrainian fashion of the late 1900s

Regardless of the celebration, it was "hot" to have embroidered garments among contemporary Ukrainians in the mid 1970s to the mid 1990s in Chicago. The A Century of Embroidered Fashion exhibit at the Ukrainian National Museum, 2249 W. Superior St., includes many garments and photos of the times..

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Follow the Blues from Mississippi to Chicago in Wicker Park's Jackson Junge Gallery

Will Armstrong, artist and musician, takes you on his journey tracing the Blues. Beginning his chronicle in 1930s Clarkston, Mississippi, Up the Mississippi: A Journey of the Blues is in Jackson Junge Gallery, 1389 N. Milwaukee Ave. .

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Halloween spirits are restless...Boo-Palooza 2014 to arrive October 25 in Wicker Park

Halloween spirits are restlessly awaiting Boo-Palooza's return to Wicker Park, Sat., Oct. 25, bringing with it numerous new activities, performances and learning experiences. Boo-Palooza 2014 will feature 60 organizations working together to present a memorable event for all ages in Wicker Park, 1425 N. Damen Ave..

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Ukrainian Village part of Chicago Architecture Foundation's Open House Chicago 2014

Ukrainian Village is home to 6 of the 170 great places and spaces on the Chicago Architecture Foundation's 5th annual Open House Chicago (OHC) event Oct. 18 and 19 throughout Chicago..

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