The Chicago Park District Offers Year-Round Fun

Chicago skyline from the BP Pedestrian Bridge which connects Millenium Park to Maggie Daley Park. The bridge was designed by Frank Gehry. Chicago Park District

With Botanic conservatories, hundreds of parks, and nearly a dozen museums, the Chicago Park District offers plenty of year-round fun. At more than 8,800 acres, it’s one of the largest park districts in the country. Here are a few of our favorite highlights: Maggie Daley Park Nestled near the Lake Michigan shoreline, Maggie Daley Park is set among grassy […]

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Enjoy Local Dining and Shopping at Roscoe Village

Photo of a young woman shopping in the city while checking her mobile phone and smiling.

Just eighteen minutes from 215 West Apartments is a vibrant destination featuring independently owned shops, charming cafes, and laid-back taverns. Roscoe Village is the perfect place to spend a fun afternoon. Highlights of this pedestrian-friendly neighborhood destination include: Crush Established in 2011, Crush is an apparel boutique for men, women, and children. Owner Jodi Hughes has a passion for […]

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5 Fantastic Events to Check Out at the Lincoln Park Zoo

Chicago, United States aa June 29, 2009 Lincoln Park Zoo, founded in 1868, is one of the oldest zoos in the nation. Located in Lincoln Park in Chicago, Illinois, this 35-acre zoo is free to the public and is home to a wide variety of animals.

The Lincoln Park Zoo is a wonderful place to visit. People of all ages enjoy visiting and learning about the animals, but the zoo also offers a variety of special events and programs, including those geared specifically toward adults. Events run year-round and here are some fun events you can check out this fall: Fitness at […]

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