Chicago

The Muny announces 2020 shows, including two Muny debuts

ST. LOUIS (KNOU) - The Muny has announced the shows that will run at the historic Forest Park theater in 2020. 'Chicago' will open the 2020 season in June followed by 'Mary Poppins" later that month. The season will continue with two Muny premieres, 'Sweeney Todd' and 'Smokey Joe's Cafe' in July,...
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Hatty the support dog sworn in to help young survivors of sex abuse

CHICAGO (AP) — It was a real dog of a ceremony this week during a swearing-in at the state’s attorney’s office in Chicago. The newly sworn-in worker is a Labrador retriever named Hatty. The 2-year-old will work on a 9-to-5 human schedule. But she’s being asked to work like a dog, to just do what...
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Chicago Man Rents Out Theater to Propose to Girlfriend

(B96) Dominic Mendicino surprised his now-fiancé with the engagement of a lifetime. "I was filming for a year-and-a-half," he told B96, which doesn't include the countless hours he dedicated to editing the video. And then, there's executing the whole surprise without Giana finding out. On October...
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Over 63,000 Rubber Ducks swim across the Chicago River

ST. LOUIS (KNOU)- More than 63,000 rubber ducks filled the Chicago River on Thursday for the city's 14th annual ' Ducky Derby Race .' The event was put on by the Special Olympics Illinois in order to help raise money for more t han 23,000 athletes and over 17,000 Young Athletes across Illinois...
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This internship is paid AND offers a year's worth of candy

CHICAGO (KNOU) — Got a sweet tooth? Make money off of it! Mars Wrigley Confectionery is hiring a summer intern who will not only receive monetary compensation, but also a year’s worth of candy! Applicants must be at least 21 years old, but “possess the mindset of a kid in a candy store.” In...
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Lollapalooza 2019 Full Lineup Announced

If you plan on road tripping this summer, you may want to put Lollapalooza on your list! The full lineup is huge, but the stand out headliners are Ariana Grande, Childish Gambino, Twenty One Pilots, The Strokes, TameImpala, Flume, The Chainsmokers, JBalvin and more! See below: Lollapalooza features...
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