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31. Fittin' to: Chicago urban vernacular for "about to," as in "I'm fittin' to go to Jewel to pick up some flour."  
32. Circle, The: Not to be confused with the Loop, the Circle refers to the intersection of I-90/I-94 and I-290, just west of downto...  
33. UICC: University of Illinois at Chicago Circle (UICC) is the former name of the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC). ...  
34. 773-202-LUNA: A catchy little jingle that gets stuck in Chicagons' heads when watching Luna carpet store commercials.  
35. 312: 312, pronounced 3-1-2, is an "urban" wheat beer made by local Goose Island Brewery. 312 is also the most recognizab...  
36. diagonal street: Chicago has a near-perfect grid of perpendicular streets, with the exception of a few main diagonal streets that ge...  
37. Cornerstone Children's Learning Center: Day Care, Learning Center, Child Care, Preschool, Pre Kindergarten, Summer Camp, Flex Care, Drop In Care, Child Tim...
38. Seniors Insurance Choices: Providing affordable final expense insurance, Medicare Advantage, annuities, at Seniors Insurance Choices in South ...
39. Chicago Bicycle Company: Bicycle Shop, Bicycle Store, Bike Shops, Bike Repair, Bike Maintenance, Mobile Bike Repair, Bicycle Accessories, Mo...
40. Milwaukee Diagnostic Auto Center: Auto Repair, Brakes, Tires, Shocks Struts, Transmission
41. A. Lopez Truck Tire Service Inc.: Tire Shop, Truck Repair Shop
42. Linda Marino PhD: Psychologist, Couples Therapy, Anxiety, Ptsd, Adhs, Depression
43. Ink and Iron Custom Tattoo Studio: Proficient in making the wind carry their fame across the streets, lanes, and by-lanes, we are the body jewelry and...
44. Daniel Mintz, Attorney At Law: Family Law Attorney, Paternity Attorney, Adoption Attorney, Divorce Attorney, Criminal Defense Attorney, DUI Attorn...
45. SJM AutoWerks: Auto Repair, Brake Repair, Tire Repair, Transmission Service, Car Maintenance, Foreign Car Repair, Commercial Auto ...
 
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Some refer to CR as the City of Five Smells since the odor from various grain & food processing plants (Quaker Oats, Cargill, Ralston Foods, etc.) can be detected depending on the day & wind direction. See also: "The City of Five Seasons".

This is what many Pinkberry-crazed people call their precious frozen yogurt dessert.

1. Stinky water from the gutters that mixes with garbage. Don't step in the polio water, or else the polio smell will stick with you all day.

2. Polio Water - A puddle of water.

Pimento cheese, a popular local snack-food/condiment, often eaten in a sandwich on white bread with mayo.

A skewered concoction of veal and pork unique to Pittsburgh.