Voice Of The Urbane


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Millennium Park 10th Anniversary Summer Celebration

Posted June 5, 2014 by ndigo

    When Millennium Park opened on July 16, 2004, it transformed an industrial wasteland into Chicago’s showplace for cutting-edge art, architecture, landscape design, music and more. Today, the 24.5-acre park is Chicago’s second-largest tourist attraction – and the City will mark its 10th anniversary throughout the summer. The Millennium Park 10th Anniversary Summer Celebration […]

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Year UP: From Poverty To A Career In A Year

Posted July 18, 2013 by David Smallwood

For many young people, the hardest part of life comes after they’ve graduated from high school or earned their GED and the question becomes, “Now what?” For any number of reasons, there may be no direct path leading them into either college or the workforce. Year Up is a relatively new national and local support […]

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Chicago School Teacher Melissa Clark Strikes GOLD!

Posted June 29, 2014 by David Smallwood

Chicago Public Schools teacher who is riding the waves of her R&B hit song Gold

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