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Northerly Island

Phish, Buffett To Play Expanded Northerly Island Pavilion

Posted 03.22.2013 | Chicago

The Chicago Plan Commission on Thursday OKed a proposal to expand Northerly Island's Charter One Pavilion, which will play host to major acts Jimmy Bu...

City's Island Venue Could Get Major Boost By Summer

Posted 03.19.2013 | Chicago

A new expansion has been proposed for Northerly Island — the stunning-yet-underused gem on Chicago's lakefront — that could transform the park spa...

Carly Rae Jepsen Chicago-Bound, Free Tickets For First 4,000 RSVPs

Posted 07.11.2012 | Chicago

If you're like any of the millions of Americans bopping to "Call Me Maybe" on the regular, chances are you've got Canadian popstar Carly Rae Jepsen on...

PHOTOS: New Northerly Island Park Could Be 'A Millennium Park Of Nature'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Mayor Richard Daley may be leaving office next May, but the man who's spent twenty years crafting Chicago's image has one more facelift in the bag. Th...

Mayor Daley: Failing Chicago Schools A 'Major Achievement'?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CBS reporter Mike Flannery proved this week that you can learn a lot by riding alongside Mayor Daley in his town car for a while--like the fact that t...

Mayor Daley, Harrison Ford Exchange Shots

nbcchicago.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Mayor Daley says Harrison Ford should keep his trap shut about the 7-years-old shuttering of lakefront airport Meigs Field....

Northerly Island Bird Emergency Room Facing Closure

Chicago Tribune | Laura Putre | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

[L]ast month, while [wildlife rescuer Dawn] Keller was still figuring out where she was going to get $15,000 to replace damaged bird habitats, Flint C...

Chicago Olympic Bid Money Could Be Short

Chicago Sun-Times | Fran Spielman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Chicago 2016 Olympic planners on Friday revised their venue plan to turn an even brighter spotlight on Washington Park and Northerly Island -- and low...