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Seesaws aren’t just for kids anymore. Polk Bros Park at Navy Pier is now the host of “Impulse,” an interactive art exhibit showcasing 15 large, light-up seesaws. The outdoor, interactive art and music exhibit is …

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Millions of Americans celebrate St. Patrick’s Day, and if you’re one of them but looking for a more traditional experience, these authentic places will provide just that. Fado Irish Pub Chicago Look no further than …

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The PHOENIX staff brought home 13 awards from the annual Illinois College Press Association’s Awards for Excellence in Illinois College Newspapers. First Place Sports Feature Story to Hans Schmidt: Sister Jean Is Small in Stature …

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Thousands of people lined the streets in the heart of Chinatown Feb. 5 to watch the 105th anniversary parade celebrating the Chinese New Year. The parade kicked off with a 100-foot paper dragon zig-zagging through …

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From the far end of the hallway, Joan Holden, interim director of Loyola’s Wellness Center, peaked her head out of her office. “Are you ready?” she asked. On cue, Loyola’s beloved therapy dog trotted out …

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An estimated 250,000 people packed into downtown Chicago in support of the worldwide Women’s March. Demonstrators filled the streets with peaceful chanting, cheering and several thousand signs. The signs expressed disapproval of the Trump administration’s stances …

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The “Tattoo” exhibit at the Field Museum of Natural History showcases tattoos as pieces of history and explores the traditions behind tattooing.

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The line waiting for the doors to open for Advocate’s annual Drag Show on Oct. 21 was more than 50 people deep, half an hour before the show was scheduled to begin. Advocate is Loyola’s …