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Which is not to say a major earthquake can never happen here, although the closest we've gotten to "the big one" was a 3.8 magnitude event on February 10, 2010 centered in the Kane County town of Virgil. The New Madrid Fault downstate generated a devastating 8.2 magnitude quake in 1811, and remains a potential source for future shenanigans.
January Calendar of Chicago Architectural Events. Tuesday evening, Michael Williams and Richard Cahan will at MCA to discuss their great new book - Vivian Maier: Out of the Shadows.
These are just some of the highlights this week. Check out the revised January Calendar of Chicago Architectural Events.