News for Chicago IL - AmericanTowns.com AmericanTowns is a virtual "town square", connecting you to all the events and news happening in Chicago Illinois. Whether it's town issues and community activism, or school calendars and sports schedules, AmericanTowns delivers the information faster and helps you use it better. en-us 30 https://www.americantowns.com/chicago-il News for Chicago IL - AmericanTowns.com 144 69 https://www.americantowns.com/chicago-il https://www.americantowns.com/images/atn_rss_logo.gif Sun, 26 Sep 2021 19:25:02 -0500 Chicago Sinfonietta News - Here's Your First Sneak Peek... This is your sneak peek... Annual Ball Saturday October 9th, 6:00 PM - Fairmont Hotel Millennium Park In the coming weeks, we will be sharing https://www.americantowns.com/news/chicago-sinfonietta-news-heres-your-first-sneak-peek-31207696-chicago-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/chicago-sinfonietta-news-heres-your-first-sneak-peek-31207696-chicago-il.html Arts and Entertainment Sun, 26 Sep 2021 00:00:00 -0500 Pritzker Military Museum & Library Hosts Screening of TransMilitary Documentary with Special Guests for Q&A On Thursday, Sept. 30, at 5:30 p.m., the Pritzker Military Museum & Library will host the screening of the 2018 SXSW Audience Award Winner for https://www.americantowns.com/news/pritzker-military-museum-library-hosts-screening-of-transmilitary-documentary-with-special-guests-for-qa-31205196-chicago-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/pritzker-military-museum-library-hosts-screening-of-transmilitary-documentary-with-special-guests-for-qa-31205196-chicago-il.html Arts and Entertainment Sun, 26 Sep 2021 00:00:00 -0500 Tammy McCann Presents "Yes Mahalia!" at Hyde Park Jazz Festival, September 26 CHICAGO,  IL, September 2021 -- No jazz singer on the scene today bridges Sacred and Secular like 2020 Chicagoan of the Year in https://www.americantowns.com/news/tammy-mccann-presents-yes-mahalia-at-hyde-park-jazz-festival-september-26-31205698-chicago-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/tammy-mccann-presents-yes-mahalia-at-hyde-park-jazz-festival-september-26-31205698-chicago-il.html Arts and Entertainment Sun, 26 Sep 2021 00:00:00 -0500 55th Annual St. Benedict Oktoberfest A celebration of community in the tradition of St. Ben's German Roots! True to the customs of the Bavarian festival, St. Benedict’s OktoberFest https://www.americantowns.com/news/55th-annual-st-benedict-oktoberfest-31205957-chicago-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/55th-annual-st-benedict-oktoberfest-31205957-chicago-il.html Arts and Entertainment Sun, 26 Sep 2021 00:00:00 -0500 Harvest Chicago Contemporary Dance Festival 2021 Harvest Chicago Contemporary Dance Festival returns to the iconic Ruth Page Center for the Arts for two weekend of inspiring, engaging https://www.americantowns.com/news/harvest-chicago-contemporary-dance-festival-2021-31204856-chicago-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/harvest-chicago-contemporary-dance-festival-2021-31204856-chicago-il.html Arts and Entertainment Sun, 26 Sep 2021 00:00:00 -0500 Holiday Parties Meet Historic Homes with TAWANI Hospitality As the fall season begins, TAWANI Hospitality encourages guests to reserve space early and host their next holiday party or private event at TAWANI https://www.americantowns.com/news/holiday-parties-meet-historic-homes-with-tawani-hospitality-31205194-chicago-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/holiday-parties-meet-historic-homes-with-tawani-hospitality-31205194-chicago-il.html Arts and Entertainment Sun, 26 Sep 2021 00:00:00 -0500 Chicago Sinfonietta News - The Red Carpet Awaits The red carpet awaits Mark your calendars for October 9th, 2021 It's almost here. Chicago Sinfonietta's Annual Ball is going to be the best party of https://www.americantowns.com/news/chicago-sinfonietta-news-the-red-carpet-awaits-31202071-chicago-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/chicago-sinfonietta-news-the-red-carpet-awaits-31202071-chicago-il.html Arts and Entertainment Sun, 26 Sep 2021 00:00:00 -0500 Chicago Sinfonietta's 34th Season Opens with New Folk on September 18th and 20th We are so excited to see you at Wentz Concert Hall and Symphony Center this weekend! New Folk promises to be incredible kick off to our 34th season! https://www.americantowns.com/news/chicago-sinfoniettas-34th-season-opens-with-new-folk-on-september-18th-and-20th-31202098-chicago-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/chicago-sinfoniettas-34th-season-opens-with-new-folk-on-september-18th-and-20th-31202098-chicago-il.html Arts and Entertainment Sun, 26 Sep 2021 00:00:00 -0500 Haunted Halloween Ball 2021 HauntedHalloweenBall.com, Surreal Nightlife are joining forces to bring you an epic event! Experience a night of thrills with party-goers at https://www.americantowns.com/news/haunted-halloween-ball-2021-31199842-chicago-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/haunted-halloween-ball-2021-31199842-chicago-il.html Arts and Entertainment Sun, 26 Sep 2021 00:00:00 -0500 A Raisin in the Sun at 6018North Chicago, IL - 6018North is pleased to announce RAISIN, an exhibition exploring themes from the classic play A Raisin in the Sun (1959) by Lorraine https://www.americantowns.com/news/a-raisin-in-the-sun-at-6018north-31200154-chicago-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/a-raisin-in-the-sun-at-6018north-31200154-chicago-il.html Arts and Entertainment Sun, 26 Sep 2021 00:00:00 -0500 Matthew Glavin Named to Board of Governors at Loyola University Chicago School of Law Matthew Glavin, a member in Cozen O’Connor’s Public Strategies Group, has been named to the Law Alumni Board of Governors at Loyola https://www.americantowns.com/news/matthew-glavin-named-to-board-of-governors-at-loyola-university-chicago-school-of-law-31198932-chicago-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/matthew-glavin-named-to-board-of-governors-at-loyola-university-chicago-school-of-law-31198932-chicago-il.html Business and Professional Sun, 26 Sep 2021 00:00:00 -0500 Cozen O’Connor Public Strategies Promotes Patrick Martin to Managing Director Cozen O’Connor Public Strategies, an affiliate of the Global 100 law firm Cozen O'Connor, has promoted Patrick Martin to Managing Director. https://www.americantowns.com/news/cozen-oconnor-public-strategies-promotes-patrick-martin-to-managing-director-31198079-chicago-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/cozen-oconnor-public-strategies-promotes-patrick-martin-to-managing-director-31198079-chicago-il.html Business and Professional Sun, 26 Sep 2021 00:00:00 -0500 Chicago Sinfonietta News: Introducing Pay-What-You-Can Concert Tickets This isn't lip service. Chicago Sinfonietta has stood for equity and access since our inception in 1987. And to further our https://www.americantowns.com/news/chicago-sinfonietta-news-introducing-paywhatyoucan-concert-tickets-31197655-chicago-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/chicago-sinfonietta-news-introducing-paywhatyoucan-concert-tickets-31197655-chicago-il.html Arts and Entertainment Sun, 26 Sep 2021 00:00:00 -0500 15th Annual Hyde Park Jazz Festival Featuring nearly 30 FREE performances LIVE across the Hyde Park neighborhood. This year the festival presents Chicago artists, many in collaboration https://www.americantowns.com/news/15th-annual-hyde-park-jazz-festival-31197693-chicago-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/15th-annual-hyde-park-jazz-festival-31197693-chicago-il.html Arts and Entertainment Sun, 26 Sep 2021 00:00:00 -0500 Chicago Sinfonietta's Queen of the Ball Our Annual Ball awaits.  You are invited to join us on Saturday, October 9th at the Fairmont in Downtown Chicago. Our annual black-tie gala is https://www.americantowns.com/news/chicago-sinfoniettas-queen-of-the-ball-31192868-chicago-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/chicago-sinfoniettas-queen-of-the-ball-31192868-chicago-il.html Clubs and Organizations Sun, 26 Sep 2021 00:00:00 -0500