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Interview: Frank Iero of Frnkiero and the Cellabration at Riot Fest 2014

Interview: Frank Iero of Frnkiero and the Cellabration at Riot Fest 2014

Erin Yarnall

September 14, 2014


Filed under Arts/Life, Music

Frank Iero has not simply sat still since the breakup of his former band, My Chemical Romance. The musician has become a father for the third time, started a new band called Death Spells, released a two-track release entitled For Jamia…, and most recently released Stomachaches, put out under t...

Review: Day Two of Riot Fest 2014

Review: Day Two of Riot Fest 2014

Erin Yarnall

September 13, 2014


Filed under Arts/Life, Music

[slideshow_deploy id='3398'] Riot Fest has always been a festival with large lines and crowds. Lines to go to the bathroom, to get food, but this year the lines to get into the second day of the festival were obnoxiously long. Read More »...

Review: Day One of Riot Fest 2014

Review: Day One of Riot Fest 2014

Erin Yarnall

September 13, 2014


Filed under Arts/Life, Music

[slideshow_deploy id='3366'] [hr] A lot can happen in 10 years. People get older, places change, and Riot Fest evolves from a few bands playing headliner shows at numerous venues throughout Chicago, to a weekend music festival with carnival rides and huge headliners in Humboldt Park. Read ...

Chicago police misconduct files made public

Amanda Crane

September 3, 2014


Filed under Campus News, News

After a long legal battle between the Chicago Police Department and an independent journalist, a series of police misconduct investigation files were released to the public Wednesday, July 30. The files cover the period of 2001 through 2008 and contain the names of 662 Chicago officers who accumulated...

Protesters arrested Wednesday rallying against Boeing’s business partnership with Israel

Protesters arrested Wednesday rallying against Boeing’s business partnership with Israel

Megan Deppen

July 17, 2014


Filed under Metro, News

Four to six protesters were arrested for civil disobedience Wednesday after playing dead in the lobby of the Boeing Company downtown to protest Boeing's business partnership with Israel. In fake-blood spattered t-shirts, protesters "died-in" --a grim spin on the traditional sit-in-- for approximately 20-30 minutes ...

Neighbors flood CTA open house for ‘Belmont Flyover’

Neighbors flood CTA open house for ‘Belmont Flyover’

Kyle Tyrrell

May 27, 2014


Filed under Metro, News

The CTA open house meeting for the Belmont Flyover Thursday night at the 19th District Police Station, 850 W. Addison St. was a like a beehive that just got shook. Everyone in the room was buzzing about the $320 million bypass plan that, if approved, would collect a federal Core Capacity subsidy and...

Cirque DePaul: Airfit workout comes to Chicago

Cirque DePaul: Airfit workout comes to Chicago

Clare Edlund

May 27, 2014


Filed under Features, Sports

There’s a new, casual approach to working out — or hanging out. This suspension- training program, which started in 2010 (during an economical crisis), is slowly making its name in Chicago. Founder Shama Patel, striving to revolutionize fitness, left her professional attorney job to introduce a new work...

Chicago’s new plastic bag ban strives to help the environment

Gabriella Lewis

May 27, 2014


Filed under Opinions

When you shop at DePaul’s Etc. grocery store or go shopping for clothes at any of the shops in Lincoln Park, you don’t usually think twice about the plastic bag that you leave the store with. Chicago City Council’s recent vote and overwhelming passage of an ordinance that will prohibit major reta...

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