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The library. A new hot spot, say what?

The library. A new hot spot, say what?

  I think the character, Mr. Big, from Sex and the City posed the question best: “Are you the last person in New York still taking out library books?”  While Carrie’s answer may have been shocking and possibly unrealistic for some, I on the other hand completely identify with the notion that libraries are not…

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Chipotle + Lincoln Park Festival + Free = YES.

Chipotle + Lincoln Park Festival + Free = YES.

Dude, did you know this was coming?! I’m stoked.This Saturday, Chipotle will be hosting the Chipotle Cultivate Festival featuring music, food and farmers in Lincoln Park (like the actual park). I know you all will be going to meet the farmers, but I’ll be going because entrance is free, you get to try new Chipotle…

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AKIRA celebrates 9th anniversary with fashion, food and models

AKIRA celebrates 9th anniversary with fashion, food and models

“AKIRA,” one of Lincoln Park’s hottest fashion boutiques, (and my personal favorite) is celebrating their 9th anniversary with an over-the-top soirée on July 14th from 4-9p.m. at all three of their Bucktown stores. Patrons can expect free food and drinks, live entertainment, discounts and plenty of exciting giveaways, which includes a grand prize trip to LA!…

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Take a vacation in your backyard

Take a vacation in your backyard

One of the coolest things about living in Chicago is that I always feel like I’m in a different city when I venture out to different ‘hoods.  Occasionally, I hear my fellow Chicagoans refer to Lincoln Park as being quite “pretentious and vanilla,” but that’s only because they don’t know where all the cool kids hang out! …

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