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  • proper n. A gayborhood area of Chicago

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Examples

  • Local bars Scarlet and Minibar UltraLounge & Cafe in Boystown announced today that they will be participating in a local event called Painting the 'Town Purple on October 20, 2010.

    Waymon Hudson: Painting the Town Purple in Chicago to Raise Awareness About LGBT Bullying & Suicide

  • Right now, people in the historically gay neighborhood of Lakeview aka Boystown are becoming more concerned about safety.

    Erica Chu: Working for Safety in Lakeview

  • But by the summer of 1975, North Halsted Street in the area now known as Boystown, had its first gay bar, according to the Northalsted Business Alliance.

    News - chicagotribune.com

  • Howard Brown's main location is located in the Lakeview neighborhood popularly known as Boystown and is convenient to Andersonville, two North Side neighborhoods that are home to large LGBT communities.

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  • Robert Nikliborc, who was sent to a psychiatric treatment facility in the 1950s after the diocese received complaints, then became director of a Roman Catholic residential facility for troubled boys called Boystown of the

    The Guardian World News

  • Robert Nikliborc, who was sent to a psychiatric treatment facility after the diocese received complaints, then became director of a Roman Catholic residential facility for troubled boys called Boystown of the Desert in

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • Most summer employees live in Boystown, which is in Curry Village and it is comparable to a college dorm experience, lots of parties and lots of fun, plus you neighbors are people from all over the world and most everyone is friendly.

    TravelPod.com Recent Updates

  • Also known as Boystown, the modest parade attracts people from all walks of life, but a good percentage of the audience is Korean tourists.

    Feast of Fun : Gay Talk Show

  • He lives in the gay neighborhood in Chicago known as "Boystown" and says he has gotten into arguments with people there that can't stand her.

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • The strip of bars that runs through Chicago's gay-friendly neighborhood "Boystown" is a popular choice for brides-to-be and their leading ladies, guaranteeing straight females a grope-free night sans the ogling and pick-up-lines common in typical bars.

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