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196. Buckingham Fountain: Famous fountain located in Grant Park, Buckingham Fountain runs from 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. every day from mid-Apr...
197. Daily Herald: The Daily Herald is one of Chicago's largest newspapers. It very popular in the suburbs. This paper is a very goo...  
198. Chicago Tribune: Major Daily newspaper, it is the largest and most widely read newspaper in the city and one of the top ten in the c...  
199. Harold's Chicken: A chicken shack chain located throughout the Chicagoland area. It is known for its affordable prices and its menu ...  
200. Maxwell Street: Maxwell Street runs east to west in Chicago. It is known as the birthplace of the Chicago Blues. Moreover, the Ma...  
201. Italian Beef: Thinly sliced, seasoned beef on an Italian roll. This typical local fare can be found at hot dog stands and Italian...  
202. I-Pass: The I-Pass is an electronic form of toll collection used on Illinois Highways. It is like an EZ-Pass, which is pre...  
203. R. Kelly: R. Kelly is a Chicago hip-hop artist that was very popular in the late 1990's. He recently released a new album ti...  
204. Oprah Winfrey: Chicago is home to the Oprah Winfrey Show. Oprah Winfrey also lives in Chicago and is one of the worlds most succe...  
205. Bethel Lutheran Church: Bethel Evangelical Lutheran Church is a congregation of the Lutheran Church--Missouri Synod (LCMS). The name "Be...
206. Ho-Flo: Nickname for Homewood-Flossmoor High School, a school located in Flossmoor but with a majority of students from Hom...  
207. Ho-Flo: Ho-Flo is a nickname for Homewood-Flossmoor area and its high school (Homewood-Flossmoor High School). Even though ...  
208. foodlife: A fast casual food court area in Water Tower Place. A hostess sits you down and hands you a card that you can take ...  
209. March Madness: Illinois is the home of the America‚Äôs original March Madness Basketball Event. The Peoria Civic Center is currently...  
210. Trefzgers: First opened in 1856, a popular local bakery on Prospect Road known for their from-scratch German pastries, breads,...  
 
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1. Not just to carry a load for a considerable distance, but also slang for an awkward, clumsy, or stupid person.

2. There is also a metal-wire cart with two wheels, which often folds to save space when not in use. It is used...

Local derogatory nickname for Bainbridge Island.

"Who dat?" is the shorthand version of a cheer for the New Orleans Saints football team (2009 NFC Champs!). The entire cheer is: "Who dat? Who dat? Who dat say dey gonna beat dem Saints?" This phrase has been popularized by the New Orleans Saints, especially this year now that our dominant Saints team is hitting it big on the national stage.

1. Radio personality and television producer Johnny Grant currently holds this appointed and purely ceremonial position

2. Iconic spokesman for the LA area as a radio personality, died January 9th, 2008.

Coffee laced with chicory. Rumored to have originated in New Orleans during the Civil War, when the city was under a federal blockade and could not import enough coffee, which...