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Staff Picks: Last-minute holiday shopping

You’ve probably missed it: that ominous deadline that all but a few online retailers have for the last date you can order and still receive your purchases before Christmas. And the only apt word for the mall this time of year is quagmire. If you still have gifts to buy, though, fret not! You can fulfill all of your buying needs at the local level. Here, our staff sets out some great finds that you can buy right downtown — no need to cross all of your fingers, bribe your postal carrier or keep refreshing the tracking info on UPS.com. […]

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LV Staff Picks: Hot date ideas to wow your valentine

Sick of the same old same old? Want to shake up your Valentine’s Day? Little Village staff share their favorite oddball date ideas. Start the day early together When your partner knows everybody it can be difficult to find space for just the two of you. So I recommend finding the time, rather than the […]

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LV Staff Picks: Books & Booze

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_single_image image=”110262″ img_size=”medium” add_caption=”yes”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]Random Family: Love, Drugs, Trouble, and Coming of Age in the Bronx by Adrian Nicole LeBlanc Old Fashioned • 1.5 oz Bulleit Rye • 3 dash Angostura Bitters • 1 sugar cube (1 tsp sugar) • 1 orange slice Muddle sugar cube, Angostura bitters and a splash of water until […]

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