February 2020

Cider bar The Northman reopening as…

The Northman, the first dedicated cider bar in Chicago, which closed Sunday in the North…
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Explore: Shootings by CCL holders in…

More than 315,000 Illinois residents have a concealed carry license, about 2.5% of the…
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MLB appoints Kerwin Danley as its 1st…

Kerwin Danley became the first African American umpire crew chief in Major League Baseball…
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Review: Long-running ‘Shear Madness,’…

“Shear Madness,” a.k.a. “Sheer Badness," refuses to die. As if 7,220 performances…
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1 dead, 1 seriously injured on I-57…

A man was fatally injured and a second seriously hurt when their disabled vehicle was…
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Chicago-set ‘Candyman’ releases…

Jordan Peele is back with another terrifying thriller, this time taking on the 1992 horror…
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Women are less likely to receive CPR…

If a woman drops to the ground in public experiencing a cardiac arrest, studies show,…
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Cubs reliever Brad Wieck undergoes…

Cubs reliever Brad Wieck underwent surgery Monday to prevent the recurrence of an atrial…
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After closing in 2018, Milwalky Trace…

Milwalky Trace is returning to Libertyville after a nearly two-year hiatus. With the…
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Column: A rare John Lackey sighting…

John Lackey’s unannounced pop-in at Cubs camp Wednesday was treated like the search…
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First look: In virtual reality, Martin…

Seated behind an old desk of his at the DuSable Museum of African American History, an…
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From C2E2 to a Latino food festival,…

"You wanna get nuts? Come on! Let's get nuts!" Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo has…
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