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International Film Festival Hits Chicago

Chicago will play host to one of the most powerful, riveting and socially relevant film festivals in the world beginning June 3. The Human Rights Watch International Film Festival will present 12 distinguished fiction, documentary and animated films and videos from …


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A Chicago Neighborhood for Everyone

On assignment, Chicago-based Midwest Living contributing writer Elaine Glusac explores the Mag Mile plus a crop of up-and-coming neighborhoods that ooze personality and style, along with retail energy. For more Illinois getaways, check out the special section, Drive, Eat, Shop …