Posts in category "Chicago Events"

Chicago Blues Has Got the Blues - Small Turnout At the 2014 Chicago Blues Festival

There was a noticeably smaller crowd at this year’s Chicago Blues Festival in comparison to previous festivals. National slide guitar champion and 15 year veteran of the Chicago Blues Festival, Kraig Kenning, remarked that this was the “smallest crowd” he had ever seen. Kenning noted several possible reasons for the small crowds at this year’s... Read more »

In Photos: Chicago School Closings Protest - May 5, 2013

Photos: Huge Sinkhole Swallows Three Cars on Chicago's South Side

Photos: Huge Sinkhole Swallows Three Cars on Chicago’s South Side It’s just a bit wet out today…
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In Photos: Chicago School Closings Protest 3/27/2013

Thousands of people turned out to protest last week’s announcement that 54 Chicago schools will be closing by this fall to help close a $1 billion deficit. Mayor Rahm Emanuel and schools CEO Barbara Byrd-Bennett maintain that the closures are necessary because so many Chicago Public School buildings are half-empty. Here are some photos of... Read more »

In Photos: Dyeing the Chicago River Green, 2013

In Photos: Dyeing the Chicago River Green, 2013Photo by Brian Walworth A collection of photos taken by members of the Chicago Street Photography Meetup Group. Photo by Amy Kiley

Wells Street Drawbridge

South cutaway section of the old Wells Street double-decked steel truss drawbridge. Remaining north section that will be replaced in the spring.  
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March Snow Storm Chicago, 2013 – Adams St. between Wabash and State

Here’s a few hardy Chicagoans continuing with the day’s business as a March snow storms blasts Chicago with as much as 7 to 10 inches of snow.
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