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Transit Tees featured on Windy City LIVE’s Holiday Hot Picks

In one of the most anticipated shows of the year, Windy City LIVE’s” Holiday Hot Picks, Ryan, Val and Ji share their must-have gifts for the holidays to an audience full of Chicago Heroes. Local company Transit Tees, which designs and produces unique Chicago-inspired apparel, accessories, home goods and more, was featured in this year’s picks! […]

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Joffrey’s Chicago-set ‘Nutcracker’ has become truly alive

Following its wildly successful world premiere in December 2016, The Joffrey Ballet’s newly reimagined holiday classic, The Nutcracker, by Tony Award®-winning choreographer Christopher Wheeldon returns for its second year at the historic Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University, through December 30, 2017.  ‘ ‘Of the productions, the Chicago Tribune’s Chris Jones said, “You rarely think of “The Nutcracker” […]

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Wicker Park Bucktown Chamber of Commerce named official Shop Small® Neighborhood Champion for supporting local businesses with ChillFest pop music fest

The Wicker Park Bucktown (WPB) Chamber of Commerce, sole service provider of Special Service Area (SSA) #33, has been named an official American Express Shop Small® Neighborhood Champion, in honor of the chamber’s annual ChillFest pop music festival supporting local businesses in Wicker Park and Bucktown on Small Business Saturday, Nov. 25 from 2-6 p.m. [...]
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3Arts awards grants to more than 90 Chicago artists

3Arts, the Chicago-based nonprofit grantmaking organization, is honored to announce the nearly 100 Chicago artists who will receive unrestricted grants at the 10th annual 3Arts Awards celebration. The celebration will honor the ten annual 3Arts Awards recipients along with the 83 recipients of Make a Wave—an unprecedented artist-to-artist giving initiative launched in recognition of the […]

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Ice dancer from St. Charles co-stars in Cirque du Soleil production

Cirque du Soleil is thrilled to venture into uncharted territory with its brand-new creation, Crystal by Cirque du Soleil, exploring the artistic attributes of ice for the very first time. Madeline Stammen of St. Charles plays the Reflection in the show, which comes to the Sears Centre in Hoffman Estates Nov. 16-19. Read more in the […]

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