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Chicago
Chicago (i/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents
May 25th 2017



Chicago (band)
Chicago is an American rock band formed in 1967 in Chicago, Illinois. The self-described "rock and roll band with horns" began as a politically charged
May 23rd 2017



Music of Chicago
in Chicago. Orchestras in Chicago include the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, the Lyric Opera of Chicago and the Chicago Sinfonietta. Chicago's music
May 26th 2017



Chicago City Council
Chicago-City-Council">The Chicago City Council is the legislative branch of the government of the City of Chicago in Illinois. It consists of 50 aldermen elected from 50 wards
Mar 13th 2017



Transportation in Chicago
Chicago, Illinois is the third-largest city in the United States and a major transportation hub. The city is served by two major airports, and is the
Apr 11th 2017



Chicago Loop
central business district of Chicago, Illinois. It is one of the city's 77 designated community areas. The Loop is home to Chicago's commercial core, City
May 21st 2017



Chicago River
Chicago-River">The Chicago River is a system of rivers and canals with a combined length of 156 miles (251 km) that runs through the city of Chicago, including its center
Apr 9th 2017



Chicago metropolitan area
Chicago The Chicago metropolitan area, or ChicagolandChicagoland, is the metropolitan area that includes the city of Chicago, Illinois, and its suburbs. With an estimated
May 11th 2017



University of Chicago
University">The University of ChicagoChicago (U of C, ChicagoChicago, or UChicagoChicago) is a private research university in ChicagoChicago, Illinois. It holds top-ten positions in numerous
May 23rd 2017



Chicago Outfit
Outfit The Chicago Outfit (also known as the Outfit, the Chicago Mafia, the Chicago Mob, or The Organization) is an Italian-American organized crime syndicate
May 23rd 2017



Chicago Tribune
Chicago-Tribune">The Chicago Tribune is a daily newspaper based in Chicago, Illinois, United States, owned by tronc, Inc., formerly Tribune Publishing. Founded in 1847
May 26th 2017



Flag of Chicago
The municipal flag of Chicago consists of two blue horizontal stripes or bars on a field of white, each stripe one-sixth the height of the full flag,
Apr 14th 2017



Chicago
Chicago The Chicago "L" (short for "elevated") is the rapid transit system serving the city of Chicago and some of its surrounding suburbs in the U.S. state of
May 26th 2017



South Chicago, Chicago
Chicago South Chicago, formerly known as Ainsworth, is one of the 77 well-defined community areas of Chicago, Illinois. This chevron-shaped community is one of
Mar 5th 2017



List of Chicago Landmarks
Chicago-LandmarkChicago Landmark is a designation of the Mayor of Chicago and the Chicago City Council for historic buildings and other sites in Chicago, Illinois, United
May 24th 2017



Poles in Chicago
Poles in Chicago are made up of both immigrant Poles and Americans of Polish heritage living in Chicago, Illinois. They are a part of worldwide Polonia
Feb 27th 2017



Great Chicago Fire
The-Great-Chicago-FireThe Great Chicago Fire was a conflagration that burned from Sunday, October 8, to early Tuesday, October 10, 1871. The fire killed up to 300 people, destroyed
May 25th 2017



Architecture of Chicago
and architecture of Chicago have influenced and reflected the history of American architecture. The built environment of Chicago is reflective of the
May 27th 2017



Chicago Theatre
The Chicago Theatre, originally known as the Balaban and Katz Chicago Theatre, is a landmark theater located on North State Street in the Loop area of
May 3rd 2017



South Side, Chicago
The South Side is part of the city of Chicago, Illinois. It is one of the three major parts of the city, the others being the West Side and the North
May 26th 2017



Mayor of Chicago
The Mayor of Chicago is the chief executive of Chicago, Illinois, the third-largest city in the United States. The Mayor is responsible for the administration
May 22nd 2017



Uptown, Chicago
Uptown is one of Chicago’s 77 community areas. Uptown's boundaries are Foster Avenue on the north; Lake Michigan on the east; Montrose (Ravenswood to
Mar 23rd 2017



Community areas in Chicago
areas in Chicago refers to the work of the Social Science Research Committee at the University of Chicago, which divided the city of Chicago into 77 community
Mar 9th 2017



Chicago literature
Chicago literature is writing, primarily by writers born or living in Chicago, that reflects the culture of the city. James Atlas, in his biography
Apr 29th 2017



Chicago Blackhawks
Chicago-Blackhawks">The Chicago Blackhawks (spelled Hawks Black Hawks until 1986, and known colloquially as the Hawks) are a professional ice hockey team based in Chicago, Illinois
May 26th 2017



Comcast SportsNet Chicago
Comcast SportsNet Chicago (sometimes abbreviated as CSN Chicago) is an American regional sports network that is owned by the NBC Sports Group unit of
May 26th 2017



Roads and expressways in Chicago
expressways in Chicago summarizes the main thoroughfares and the numbering system used in Chicago and its surrounding suburbs. Chicago's streets were
May 17th 2017



Chicago school (architecture)
uses, see Chicago school (disambiguation). Chicago's architecture is famous throughout the world and one style is referred to as the Chicago School. Much
Apr 17th 2017



Visual arts of Chicago
Visual arts of Chicago refers to paintings, prints, illustrations, textile art, sculpture, ceramics and other visual artworks produced in Chicago or by people
May 25th 2017



Culture of Chicago
The culture of Chicago, Illinois is known for the invention or significant advancement of several performing arts, including improvisational comedy, house
May 1st 2017



University of Chicago Press
University of Chicago-PressChicago Press is the largest and one of the oldest university presses in the United States. It is operated by the University of Chicago and publishes
Apr 24th 2017



Government of Chicago
The government of the City of Chicago, Illinois is divided into executive and legislative branches. The Mayor of Chicago is the chief executive, elected
May 9th 2017



List of neighborhoods in Chicago
There are more than 200 neighborhoods in Chicago, but there is no official list of the city's neighborhoods or their boundaries. Neighborhood names and
Apr 17th 2017



Chicago Lawn, Chicago
For the public park, see Marquette Park (Chicago). Chicago Lawn is one of the 77 community areas of Chicago, Illinois. It is located on the southwest
Mar 5th 2017



Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Chicago
The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Chicago (Latin: Archidioecesis Chicagiensis) was established as a diocese in 1843 and elevated to an archdiocese in
May 15th 2017



Parks in Chicago
Parks in Chicago include open spaces and facilities, developed and managed by the Chicago Park District. The City of Chicago devotes 8.5% of its total
Mar 26th 2017



Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Chicago-Symphony-OrchestraChicago Symphony Orchestra (CSO), based in Chicago, was formed by Theodore Thomas in 1891. The Symphony makes its home at Orchestra Hall in Chicago and
May 26th 2017



Art Institute of Chicago
The Art Institute of Chicago, founded in 1879 and located in Chicago's Grant Park, is one of the oldest and largest art museums in the United States.
May 11th 2017



Chicago Cubs
Chicago-Cubs">The Chicago Cubs are an American professional baseball team based in Chicago, Illinois. The Cubs compete in Major League Baseball (MLB) as a member club
May 26th 2017



Chicago Seven
of architects, see Chicago-SevenChicago Seven (architects). For the Chicago album, see Chicago VII. The Chicago-SevenChicago Seven (originally Chicago Eight, also Conspiracy
Mar 10th 2017



Tourism in Chicago
In 2016, Chicago, Illinois set a visitation record of 54.1 million visitors; a 2.9 percent increase from 2015. The prior record, set just the year before
May 9th 2017



FSN Chicago
FSN Chicago is a defunct American regional sports network that was owned by Cablevision for most of its history (from 1987 to 2005); News Corporation
Jan 12th 2017



Chicago Bears
Chicago-Bears">The Chicago Bears are a professional American football team based in Chicago, Illinois. The Bears compete in the National Football League (NFL) as a member
May 25th 2017



The Chicago Maroon
"Chicago-MaroonChicago Maroon" redirects here. For the sports teams of the University of Chicago, see Chicago-MaroonChicago Maroons. The Chicago-MaroonChicago Maroon, the independent student newspaper
Apr 14th 2017



Chinatown, Chicago
The Chinatown neighborhood in Chicago, Illinois, is on the South Side (located in the Armour Square community area), centered on Cermak and Wentworth
Apr 26th 2017



Avondale, Chicago
designated Chicago, Illinois community areas. It is located on the Northwest Side of Chicago. Its main borders are the North Branch of the Chicago River,
May 21st 2017



History of Chicago
The history of Chicago, Illinois, has played a central role in American economic, cultural and political history and since the 1850s has been the dominant
May 7th 2017



Roseland, Chicago
far south side of the city, is one of the 77 official community areas of Chicago, Illinois. It includes the neighborhoods of Fernwood, Princeton Park, Lilydale
Apr 20th 2017



Chicago Shimpo
The Chicago Shimpo (シカゴ新報, Shikago Shinpō?, "Chicago News Report", ISSN 0009-370X), published by Chicago Shimpo, Inc. (シカゴ新報社 Shikago Shinpō-sha), is a
Jan 24th 2017



Chicago Fire Soccer Club
Chicago-Fire-Soccer-ClubChicago-FireChicago Fire Soccer Club (generally known simply as the Chicago-FireChicago Fire) is an American professional soccer club based in the Chicago suburb of Bridgeview
May 26th 2017





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