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Did U Know? Agora

Posted on October 2, 2012

What are those rusted iron figures at the south end of Grant Park? Chris DeRose uncovers the origins of Agora by Polish sculptor Magdalena Abakanowicz.

Kiwi Crates for Kids

Posted on September 4, 2012

Looking for fun activities to do with the kids? Kiwi Crates delivers monthly craft packs to your door, so there’s never a dull moment with mom!

Did U Know? Board of Trade Statues

Posted on July 10, 2012

It’s a Chicago-style caper involving the theft of priceless art! Chris DeRose shares the thrilling story behind the two statues that sit outside the Chicago Board of Trade.

Win an Annieglass Piece Today!

Posted on June 12, 2012

Don’t miss your chance to win an Annieglass platinum-plated cake tray today at Bloomingdale’s in Old Orchard Center. Get there by noon to enter the raffle!

I Love My Job: Comic Book Illustrator

Posted on May 2, 2012

A guy with a job that’s totally out of this world, Art Baltazar is the creative force behind D.C. Comics’ Tiny Titans series.

Made in Chicago: Nadeau’s Ice Sculptures

Posted on March 20, 2012

Maker of fleeting masterpieces, Nadeau’s Ice Sculptures has been transforming huge chunks of ice into majestic sculptures for the past 32 years.

I Love My Job: Florist

Posted on February 27, 2012

Acutely in touch with their beauty and energy, Olga Goncharova’s lifelong love of flowers has blossomed into a career as a florist.

Vibrant Ukrainian Village

Posted on January 27, 2011

With its longtime residents, artist transplants and trendy boutiques, Ukrainian Village is one of the most diverse as well as hippest hoods in the city.

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