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Chicago Casting Call for “My Strange Addiction”

Posted by on Jun 28, 2012 | 0 comments

Chicago Casting Call for “My Strange Addiction”

  Are you currently struggling to overcome a strange obsession, addiction or compulsive behavior that is taking over your life? Do you spend countless hours obsessing about something or engaging in behavior that others would say is strange? Have you drained all of your finances into this obsession? Are your friends and family members concerned about your wellbeing? Would you like to regain...

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Tour de Brew 2012

Posted by on Jun 27, 2012 | 0 comments

Tour de Brew 2012

Visit Chicago breweries, get a good buzz, AND raise money for charity–all on your bike! WINNING!!! Tour de Brew 2012, which is organized by Chris Ruder of Wicker Park, will visit six breweries and brewpubs around Chicago from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m this Saturday, June 30. The ride will raise funds for the Academy of Global Citizenship, a Chicago Public School. The tour will start at...

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Q101 Welcomes The Vans Warped Tour!

Posted by on Jun 21, 2012 | 3 comments

Q101 Welcomes The Vans Warped Tour!

The annual rite of summer, The Vans Warped Tour, rolls into Chicagoland to the First Midwest Bank Amphitheater in Tinley Park, Saturday July 7th!   Tix can be had HERE Check out the lineup for the 18th edition of the Tour: A Loss for Words After the Burial All Time Low Anthony Raneri Anti-Flag Ballyhoo! Bangups Bayside blessthefall Born of Osiris Breathe Carolina Brian Marquis Captain Capa...

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Pride Parade Route Lengthened

Posted by on Jun 19, 2012 | 0 comments

Pride Parade Route Lengthened

The Chicago Gay Pride Parade’s attendance continues to escalate year after year. For 2012, there will be less parade entries, but a longer route to accommodate all the revelers. Sunday’s celebration, which begins at noon, will include the Uptown neighborhood, and extend an additional five blocks in the name of safety and crowd control. Alderman Tom Tunney, 44th, said organizers knew...

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Kermit’s Deviant Kinfolk–Uncensored

Posted by on Jun 9, 2012 | 0 comments

Kermit’s Deviant Kinfolk–Uncensored

Few things in life are certain, but this is: You’ll never hear the Muppets swear. When late Muppet co-creator Jim Henson was alive, he and puppeteer Frank Oz amused themselves and crew members by ad-libbing during rehearsals and between takes on TV and film shoots. “I can’t be specific, but I can tell you that Frank has a naughty sense of humor,” Henson’s son Brian said during a recent visit to...

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Meet Spiderman in Elk Grove Village TODAY 3p-6p

Posted by on Jun 6, 2012 | 0 comments

Meet Spiderman in Elk Grove Village TODAY 3p-6p

Join Q101 & Everyone’s favorite superhero at Walmart in Elk Grove Village today at 3pm! Win stuff! In anticipation of the summer’s biggest blockbuster, The Amazing Spider-Man, Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, Walmart Stores, Inc., and Marvel Studios have teamed up present the ultimate Spider-Man experience at Walmart Stores nationwide. Grab the family for a fun-filled adventure at your...

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