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I think it’s frightening for Chicago and frightening for the Midwest, but also, it’s a bellwether for what the country might look like down the road, because so few publications are investing in this kind of coverage.

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I remember helping my mom with our backyard vines when I was a kid, watching seedlings sprout and grow tall in the humid Chicago sunshine, counting the fruits, weighing them in my small palms, waiting for them to turn bright red.

In Chicago, the frequency of the crime more than doubled in 2020 to a rate of about four per day.

Lenny Patrick was born in Chicago in 1913, one of four sons of Morris and Ester Patrick, Jewish immigrants from England who ended up in the Lawndale neighborhood.

A spokeswoman for the Chicago health department, Erica Duncan, said vaccine supply was “very limited” and urged patience as the city works to make the shots more easily accessible.

Kulash moved out to Chicago to be with them and OK Go was officially born.

For OK Go, the four-piece band from Chicago, mainstream success started with eight treadmills and a choreographed dance routine.

Then the two hopped in a car and “drove around Chicago like lunatics,” Wald remembered.

Because when I did Chicago I had to make changes, make cuts from the original musical, and I heard nothing!

Here are just a few of the most egregious uses of lethal force by Chicago police.

He decided not to return home directly; he wanted to go somewhere, but did not care to stay in Chicago.

So with its completion, he wrapped it carefully, and sent it to a Chicago publisher, while he sighed with relief.

She was a woman, and in truth she would have married the man beside her had he have come hither when he had gone to Chicago.

The social ambitions of the Tippetts were so definitely quenched that the indignant millionaire threatened to return to Chicago.

It is said that the rancher visited Chicago several times following in an effort to persuade her to return.


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On this page you'll find 8 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to Chicago, such as: chi, chi-town, city by the lake, city of the lakes and prairies, fort dearborn, and second city.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.