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Could Illinois see increased mitigation measures as COVID measures increase? Here’s what Governor Pritzker said – NBC Chicago

As Illinois health officials report an increase in COVID-19 measures statewide over the past week, Gov. JB Pritzker asked if the region could see increased coronavirus mitigations. “We’re still looking at everything that has been done over the past few years, but what we’re really focusing on is making sure …

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Dr Arwady says Chicago faces ‘very large’ COVID-19 outbreak as Omicron variant arrives

CHICAGO – Hours before the news of the detection of the omicron variant in Chicago was announced, city health officials warned of an increase in the number of COVID-19 cases in the Midwest during cold weather. Dr Allison Arwady says she prefers the idea of ​​vaccination requirements over closures and …

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Unvaccinated Italians Face New Restrictions As Holidays Approach | WGN 720 radio

through: COLLEEN BARRY, Associated press Posted: Dec 6 2021 / 01:43 CST / Update: Dec 6 2021 / 01:53 CST FILE – A man receives a dose of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine, at a vaccination center located in the Cinecitta cinema studios in Rome, April 20, 2021. Italy makes life …

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Le Bouchon owners plan modern French restaurant to replace Michelin-starred Entente in River North

It’s not a surprising announcement, but Entente, the Michelin-starred restaurant run by chef Brian Fisher, will not be reopening in River North. The restaurant has remained closed for much of the start of the pandemic – except for a sporadic delivery service – since March 2020, but owner Ty Fujimura …

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Black People Eats Founder Raises Money to Make Chicago a Difference Nonprofit

CHICAGO – It’s the season to give, a message Jeremy Joyce says he doesn’t take lightly. While so many organizations are working to help others struggle over the holidays, Joyce is using her platform to help. “I will continue to be a blessing to nonprofit organizations. It’s in the Chicago …

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Chicago area stores draw small business Saturday shoppers – NBC Chicago

After the holidays were forced to look so different last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Small Business Saturday drew even more attention this time around. From Pilsen to Ravenswood and Rogers Park, Chicagoans have embraced local stores and spent money in their communities, knowing this is where it will …

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The 7 best bars and restaurants that opened in Chicago this fall

Keeping tabs on every restaurant and bar opening in Chicago is crazy. But keep an eye out for the most worthy? Yeoman’s work, and we’re proud to do it. Thus, we present Table Stakes, a monthly recap of the five (approximately) must-see spots that have opened their doors wide during …

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Chicago business community leaders meet with state attorney and ask for answers on why repeat offenders seem to be easily back on the streets

CHICAGO (CBS) – Tired Chicago business owners are going directly to Cook County State Attorney Kim Foxx to demand answers on violent crime. As CBS 2’s Tara Molina reported on Tuesday night, the big question for business owners is why repeat offenders seem to return to the streets so easily. …

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McDonald’s urged to assess civil rights impact in race audit

“A civil rights audit will help McDonald’s identify, correct and avoid negative impacts on its stakeholders,” SOC said. The company, formerly known as CtW Investment Group, works with union-sponsored pension funds that own around 2.5 million McDonald’s shares. In a statement, McDonald’s said its “focus will remain on continued action …

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Protests erupt against virus rules in Austria, Italy and Croatia – NBC Chicago

Tens of thousands of protesters, many of them far-right groups, marched through Vienna on Saturday after the Austrian government announced a nationwide lockdown from Monday to contain the surge in coronavirus infections. Protests against virus restrictions also took place in Switzerland, Croatia, Italy, Northern Ireland and the Netherlands on Saturday, …

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FDA extends onion recall leading to salmonella outbreak in Illinois – NBC Chicago

Federal officials have expanded an onion recall linked to a salmonella outbreak that sickened more than three dozen Illinois residents last month. The Food and Drug Administration added Green Giant Fresh whole yellow and white onions sold in Champaign, Ill. Between July 15 and August 16, 2021 to the updated …

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HBO Max Amplifies Black Voices at Scene in Black Chicago Launch

Last Saturday was a celebration of black voices as HBO Max traveled to Chicago to celebrate the launch of its Scene in Black initiative. This audience-centric business is the streaming giant’s latest social platform to amplify black content, talent and creatives by connecting them with their fans. To commemorate the …

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Here’s what’s happening in Lakeview and Roscoe Village this holiday season

LAKEVIEW – The Lakeview Roscoe Village Chamber of Commerce has released a calendar of holiday-themed activities that support local businesses. From a neighborhood tree-lighting ceremony to ice-carving demonstrations, the series of events will provide neighbors with ways to immerse themselves in the holiday spirit while doing their homework. local purchases. …

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The real story behind Mini Mott’s signature burger

In 2015, Chicago-born chef Edward Kim was approached by Chicago Eater to create a limited-edition burger for the publication’s Burger Week promotion, which featured stacks of patties made by chefs who wouldn’t normally put the beefy dish on their menu. Kim resisted the idea at first, as Mott St’s kitchen …

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Railfanning Chicago in Lisle, Illinois

PHOTO 01: Snow obscures most of the train as overt westbound freight passes under the signal bridge at the east end of Lisle on February 9, 2020 (Trains: David Lassen) Railfanning Chicago in Lisle, Illinois is ideal for those harsh winter days. You know, those who sometimes feel like it …

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The owner of the West Town pizzeria couldn’t open last weekend due to a labor shortage, and he’s far from alone with the problem – CBS Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS) – Many business owners say it’s harder than ever to find new employees, and economists say there’s no sign this will change anytime soon. As CBS 2 political investigator Dana Kozlov reported Tuesday night, all of this is forcing more and more business owners to make tough choices …

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The Bulldog Pizza at Sunset Squares

Outside of the square pizza trend that has swept through San Francisco in recent years, there have been a number of delicious examples of the shape. But one of the latest to arrive is Sunset Squares, supplier of the not-quite Detroit-style sourdough pizzas created during the pandemic by chef Dennis …

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Legal Sea Foods opens in Chicago and Columbus markets

October 5, 2021 Boston-based hotel group PPX Hospitality Brands is partnering with DoorDash to bring Legal Sea Foods to the Columbus and Chicago metropolitan areas for National Seafood Month, according to a press release from the company. Operating out of the group’s longtime America’s Steakhouse destinations, Smith & Wollensky in …

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Local influencer – Grand Rapids Magazine

With over 20,000 followers on Instagram, The GR Guide, aka Sara Visser, easily earned her nickname. Visser is a born and raised Grand Rapidian who jumped onto the Instagram platform very early on while living and working in Chicago and today operates a thriving account, @thegrguide, (and a blog) where …

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Hateful letters falsely claiming to be from judge sent to minority-owned northern suburban restaurants – CBS Chicago

MORTON GROVE, Illinois (CBS) – Some restaurateurs in the northern suburbs are concerned for their safety after being the target of threatening hate letters. As CBS 2’s Charlie De Mar reported Thursday night, Morton Grove police are investigating at least two restaurants that received hate-filled letters. Meanwhile, a restaurant owner …

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The heart of Hellenism in the city of winds

Chicago’s Greek Quarter. credit: Greek journalist Chicago’s Greek Quarter, the dining and nightlife district of the city’s Near West Side, is the undisputed cultural hub of the third largest population of Greeks living in the United States. Greektown bars and restaurants, serving some of the best Greek food in the …

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Afternoon edition: September 21, 2021

Good afternoon. Here’s the latest Chicago news you need to know. This is an approximately 5 minute read that will educate you on today’s biggest stories. This afternoon will be mostly cloudy with a high of nearly 66 degrees and gusts of up to 20 mph. It will be mostly …

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Chicago’s best ceviche and aguachile

Yes, Chicago has some amazing ceviche options.| Shutterstock It’s as if the mere act of uttering the word “ceviche” transports guests to a beach as soon as it stuck out their tongue. And that’s probably because, in their minds, the concept is classified under “seaside”. Usually prepared with cubed or …

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Roundtable on commercial real estate

What role does technology play in adapting to the evolution of CRE and the work environment? Camillucci: COVID has accelerated the trend of using e-commerce to purchase a wide range of products. This in turn shaped the commercial real estate market by driving demand for warehousing, trucking and logistics facilities. …

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A salary at the races for Justin Mustari

LAS VEGAS – Several gallops out of the door, Rose’s Crystal stammered. The 4 year old roan filly almost collided with the beast in front of her, so jockey Juan Hernandez stopped for a bit. About 330 miles from this eighth race, one mile across the Del Mar turf on …

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Zachary’s Brings Chicago Pizza to Downtown Pleasanton

PLEASANTON, CA – Zachary’s Chicago Pizza, a pizzeria with unique pies not to be confused with “Sicilian style,” “stuffed crust” or other varieties of “deep dishes,” will mark its Pleasanton Friday grand opening, with a party proceeds for the Pleasanton Partnerships in Education Foundation. Twenty percent of sales from the …

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“I wanted him to know how much he meant”

Even without the boost from a popular ESPN series, the Chicago Bulls’ latest dance looms large in basketball lore. The 1997-98 campaign was the last time Michael Jordan, Scottie Pippen and Dennis Rodman touched hardwood together. They of course won the championship, solidifying their status as one of the greatest …

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Saweetie partners with McDonald’s for special menu

McDonald’s is teaming up with hip-hop artist Saweetie for their next celebrity menu collaboration. The fast food chain announced Thursday that the “Saweetie Meal” will arrive at participating restaurants nationwide starting August 9. It includes a Big Mac, four Chicken McNuggets, Medium Fries, Medium Sprite, Tangy BBQ Sauce and “Saweetie …

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5 Chicago restaurant concepts are coming to Purdue University

Photo courtesy of Cornerstone Restaurant Group Cornerstone Restaurant Group, which operates Michael Jordan’s Steak House, Urbanbelly and a number of other restaurants in Chicago, is opening five concepts at Purdue Memorial Union, located on the university’s campus in West Lafayette, Indiana. CRG is partnering with Aramark, Purdue’s food service provider, …

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Little Chicago to close after 16 years | Local

Little Chicago open sign in Mason City. Little Chicago owner Darin Reynolds is being held at his company’s new location on Tuesday at 1343 N. Federal Ave in Mason City. Darin Reynolds, left, and her brother, Derek Reynolds, cook gyros and pizza at their Mason City restaurant, Little Chicago, in …

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