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8 Ways To Take A Spring Break Without Skipping Town

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    If lack of cash is putting the breaks on your post-winter getaway, we've got a wallet-friendly solution for you — no passport necessary. That’s right, spring break fun can be had right here in our backyard. And, don’t worry — these activities are not your average Windy City experiences. From scuba diving lessons to where to get a killer faux-glow, this is the vacation of your dreams…without the jet lag.

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16 Books You Need To Read This Fall

The scent of fall is in the air — and you may also detect the sweet smell of books. Maybe it’s the memories of back-to-school reading lists, or the coziness of couches in cooling weather, or how a steaming mug of cider just calls for a novel to join it, but autumn weather always seems to demand new reading material. read