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Quick off-campus eateries

Rhiannon Falzone

September 11, 2011


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For a Quick Lunch:Sal's Deli - 1013 W. Webster Ave. Hours: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday –Saturday; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. Cuisine: Italian deli (menu includes paninis, sandwiches, meatball subs, Italian hoagies, salads, pastas, soups, and Italian ice.) Also available for purchase are Boar's Head m...

Swardson talks porn for new film ‘Bucky Larson’

Tricia Cathcart

September 11, 2011


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Comedian Nick Swardson. Maybe you'll know him better as one of his hilarious characters: the rambunctious Terry from Reno 911, the hilariously blunt Jeff from Grandma's Boy…ringing any bells?In his newest film, Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star, Swardson plays Bucky, a small-town grocery bagger wh...

U-PASS: Explore the city with ease

Tricia Cathcart

September 11, 2011


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You've settled into your new apartment or dorm, you've purchased all of your textbooks and attended the first week of classes... now it's time for you to have some fun and make good use of that valuable piece of plastic that Chicago-area students fondly refer to as the U-PASS.Whether you're new to th...

Celebs support 9/11 tribute day

Tricia Cathcart

September 11, 2011


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In observance of the 10-year anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, millions participated in the single-largest day of charitable service in American history. At least 24 major cities held large-scale volunteer service projects, each involving from 1,000 to 10,000 volunteers.For months, celebrities like Samu...

New Art Museum set to open Sept. 17

Torrey Sims

September 4, 2011


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After 13 years of being tucked away in the university's library, DePaul's Art Museum has a new home and a new vision.Located next door to the CTA's Fullerton Red Line stop, the museum looks to attract more visitors to the museum's move from the library to its very own 15,000 sq. foot building.Museum Director, Louise...

Paul McCartney show at Wrigley a grand slam

Brianna Kelly

August 2, 2011


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Sir Paul McCartney took to the stage — or the outfield, that is — this past weekend at Wrigley Field for the last two performances of his "On the Run" summer tour, both of which were sold out, and proved at the age of 69 he still has it.Two jumbo-tron screens illuminated a sea of heads on ...

An ode to Harry Potter

Tricia Cathcart

July 26, 2011


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Nearly two weeks after the movie release of "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Pt. II," the final installment of the massive Harry Potter franchise, wizarding fans across the globe are still running to the theaters to catch a glimpse of their beloved four-eyed friend and his comrades duking it ou...

Pitchfork 2011: Music festival not just for hipsters

Brianna Kelly

July 18, 2011


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*View more photos from Pitchfork Music Festival 2011 here*Music enthusiasts of all ages and social categorizations flocked to Union Park on Friday for the sixth annual Pitchfork Music Festival. The crowd was as eclectic as the music that played: roughly 18,000 people attended each of the three days ...

Students break out their shades

Kirby Foote

June 15, 2011


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After a long, gloomy winter, the sunshine has finally returned to Chicago, bringing summer wardrobes out along with the warm weather. But Bermuda shorts and stylish flip-flops aren't the only way to make a warm-weather fashion statement. As the sun peeks out behind the clouds, DePaul students are br...

Gleeking Out: Glee Live stops off at Chicago

Kelly Stotmeister

June 13, 2011


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Pressed up against a shaky, seven-foot fence, surrounded by packs of screaming 12 year olds and their moms, desperately trying to find a camera and pen, I began to question my sanity. Then, they appeared.Across the smoldering asphalt of the Allstate Arena parking lot on Friday, June 3, Lea Michele, ...

‘On Stranger Tides’ replaces characters, loses viewer approval

Debra Lipson

May 30, 2011


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The latest installment of Disney's swashbuckling franchise, "Pirates of the Caribbean 4: On Stranger Tides" set sail in theaters May 20. While the blockbuster raked in $400 million internationally within its first week, "On Stranger Tides" was a confounding diversion with even more unsolved plot holes th...

Michigan Avenue blushes with blooming tulips

Sarah Rens

May 30, 2011


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As you walk down Michigan Avenue, your eyes are naturally drawn to the illustrious skyline. But if you look a little lower you can really see what makes Chicago bloom. Beneath the gleaming metal towers lie fields of vibrant tulips growing within the gritty streets of Chicago.While as a unit, all the t...

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