Chicago (i/ʃˈkɑːɡ/ or /ʃˈkɔːɡ/) is the third most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwest. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago is the seat of Cook County.

Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; it also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network, and ranked seventh in the world in the 2014 Global Cities Index.As of 2014, Chicago had the third largest gross metropolitan product in the United States at US$610.5 billion.

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Hi! New here

Democratic Underground 28 May 2023
Just wanted to say hello and introduce myself ... from Chicago....

Buyers comment on Foodservice Conference

Fresh Plaza 24 May 2023
Every type of outlet and distributor is represented – including Darden, Shamrock Foods, Chicago Public Schools, Markon, Cheesecake Factory, Hello Fresh, and Chick-fil-A ... Changs. “Our patrons count on us for delicious items, including plant-forward dishes ... This event boasts an unequaled 1.1 buyer-supplier ratio ... Contact.. Ashley Sempowski. IFPA. Tel ... .......

Illinois lands 4 cities on list of best places to live in the U.S.

The State Journal-Register 20 May 2023
Louis, and it’s three hours from Chicago and two and a half hours from Des Moines, Iowa ... Your experience living in Chicago will depend on your ZIP code ... Chicago residents exude Midwestern friendliness, offering "hellos" and "good mornings" to passers-by – as long as the weather's warm ... Chicago....

Chicago expensive already? "Windy City" is the noise of empty wallets rustling

Hot Air 17 May 2023
The new Chicago mayor, long-time teachers’ union hack Brandon Johnson, had already raised the ire of the biggest local newspaper this morning with his want-ad for a deputy mayor ... And HELLO?! An extra 3.5% on HOUSEHOLDS – not individuals – households making $100K in CHICAGO....

Jason McIntyre under fire for comparing Chicago to Afghanistan

New York Post 11 May 2023
During Wednesday’s installment of “The Herd with Colin Cowherd,” McIntyre compared the city of Chicago to Afghanistan, which ruffled the feathers of some on social media ...Chicago is an unbelievable city,” Cowherd said ... “Chicago is great.” ... “Also, hello, Chicago! That Toddlin’ Town....

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