Chicago

When Terri Met Koko

I had so many great times with Koko. Always a lot of love and humor.
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Study Finds Chicagoans Spend 73 Hours A Year Stuck In Traffic

Feel like you're wasting days sitting in traffic? You are.
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Gator Tunes: Frank E. Lee's Playlist For The Humboldt Park Alligator

Some tunes for our beloved alligator's swim in the Humboldt Park lagoon.
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An Ode To The Humboldt Park Alligator

Let us all take a moment to appreciate this story.
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The Willis Tower Skydeck Ledge Glass Cracked 103 Floors Up

Thankfully, no one was in danger.
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Find The CUTEST Dogs & Cats At PAWS Chicago

Sure, we're Chicago's Home for Music Lovers, but XRT is also Chicago's Home for Animal Lovers. Let us help you find your new, furry best friend! We’ll be showcasing a variety of different rescues and shelters centered around raising awareness and funds for our friendly furry buddies... Clover ,...
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Millennium Park Announces Free Summer Movie Series

Few things are better than Chicago in the summertime. One of the best ways to take advantage of it is to catch a movie in Millennium Park. The best part about it? You won't have to spend a dime! This year's lineup has been announced and features a wide variety of crowd-pleasers. You can find more...
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A Few Irish Classics for Your St. Patrick's Day Playlist

Happy St. Patrick’s Day County Cook! Not only is March 17th a wonderful sign that Spring is on the horizon, it gives us a reason to celebrate the most charming and fun culture there is. Look for XRT at the River Dye on Saturday morning, as well as on the float in the South Side Irish Parade on...
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South Side Irish: Lin's Bin Unplugged

Margie writes, Dear Lin- I've married into a South Side Irish family Do I cook the potatoes and carrots with the corned beef or separately? Where is your husband? I mean in the order. If he’s 9th out of 9, he’s either going to be self-sufficient or completely helpless. Does he ask you questions...
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Slice of Chicago deep dish pizza.

There's Going To Be A Giant Pizza Party In Chicago This Weekend

YUM!
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