Photo Briefs

Thanksgiving is traditionally celebrated by gathering families, friends and loved ones together for a feast. Approximately 46 million turkeys will be eaten on Thanksgiving, according to the National Turkey Federation. The PHOENIX looked into the …

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Explore the CTA Rail System with these interesting photos.

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One resale shop near Loyola’s Lake Shore Campus is taking a step to brighten the community with a vibrant new mural. Take a look at it here in this photo-brief.

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Dancers practiced their best zombie impressions Sunday while rehearsing for the Chicago Thriller flashmob, which will take place this Halloween. The annual Chicago Thriller flashmob will take to the streets in the North Halsted Halloween …

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Take a look at some of Chicago’s most stellar buildings in this photo-brief.

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The air is getting crisper and the leaves are changing. After a long and hot summer, fall is finally coming into full swing, bringing with it the season for pumpkin patches, apple pie and Halloween. …

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Everyone has a story that deserves to be heard. This was the idea behind David Isay’s StoryCorps, and every Thursday and Saturday, the Chicago Cultural Center gives people the opportunity to preserve their voices and …

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Pilsen’s annual Mexican Independence Day parade marched this past Saturday, Sept. 16, commemorating the 196th anniversary of Mexico’s freedom from Spain. Mexican Independence Day marks the day that Mexico began its fight against Spain. On …