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Michigan and Michigan State Alumni are Stars of ‘Hamilton’ Chicago

Hamilton opened to excellent reviews in Chicago on October 19. The Tony Award-winning musical is a pop culture phenomenon. Two of the show's stand-out stars went to college in Michigan.

Jonathan Kirkland is a Michigan State University graduate who plays George Washington. Alexander Gemignani is a University of Michigan graduate cast as King George III.

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‘Hamilton’ Chicago vs. the Broadway Recording

Hamilton, a musical about the life of America Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, has been a sensational hit.

Hamilton was nominated for a record 16 Tony Awards and it won 11. It has also won a Grammy, a Pulitzer Prize and enjoyed an unmatched level of pop culture crossover success.

The show has now opened in Chicago, but how does the Chicago show compare to the original cast in New York?

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Chicago Has One of America’s Great City Flags, But That’s No Reason to Pick on Grand Rapids

More than just about any other city in America, hang around Chicago and you'll see the city's flag just about everywhere. Any why not? It's a great flag. But is that any reason to pick on a city with perhaps an inferior flag - like Grand Rapids. Shots were fired on Twitter recently.

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Thieves Actually Save A Dog Locked In A Hot Vehicle

It’s not very often that you are happy thieves broke into someone’s vehicle, but last week in Chicago, it actually saved a dogs life

Security footage from Chicago’s West Town Neighborhood shows four guys first walking by a truck parked on the street...

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‘Saved By The Bell’ Themed Diner Announces Location & Date! [Video]

A couple months ago it was announced that a pop-up diner like The Max from the popular 90's TV show, Saved By the Bell, would be opening somewhere in Chicago...

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HopCat to Open New Chicago Location

Soon the people of Chicago can experience the joy that is "crack fries".

BarFly Ventures LLC has announced plans to open a HopCat in Chicago's Lincoln Park neighborhood this summer, WZZM-13 reports. 

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Animal Rescue Centres Feel The Strain After Christmas Pets Are Abandoned
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Canine Influenza Outbreak in Chicago, No Immediate Threat in Michigan

An outbreak of canine influenza requiring the treatment of 100 dogs has closed a Chicago animal shelter. Last spring, more than 1,000 dogs in the Chicago area became sick, according to NBC Chicago.

However, there have been no widespread reports of canine influenza in Michigan.

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Nightly News Interviews Shirtless Jogger in the Rain [Video]

Unseasonably warm temperatures have hit Chicago this December, which prompted one jogger's shirtless run through the rain.

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Chicago News Station Uses Nazi Symbol in Yom Kippur Segment [Picture]

Yom Kippur is a Jewish holiday which is considered to be the holiest time of year for Jewish people. WGN-TV in Chicago was trying to honor that holiday by dedicating a segment to it, however it resulted in absolute failure...

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Roommate Horror Story

At some point in our lives most of us have had a roommate or roommates. It helps out with rent and utilities and you also have someone you can hang out with...

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Enjoy a Cocktail While You Shop at Target

Target, every female's favorite store, where we can spend countless hours convincing ourselves we need something when we really don't. We go in for one item but come out with a cart full of goodies...

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Win a Trip to See Taylor Swift in Chicago!

We want to send you to see Taylor Swift in concert in Chicago this summer! 

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