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October 2017

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ABC’s Hungry Hound Visits Dylan’s Candy Bar at Abt

Earlier this month, Steve Dolinsky, aka ABC 7 Chicago’s “Hungry Hound” food critic, stopped by our Dylan’s Candy Bar to sample some sweets in anticipation of Halloween. To celebrate the arrival of the spooky holiday, the segment aired this past weekend. Check out the video below to find out what he thought, and make sure to stop by for something sweet on your next visit to Abt.…

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Celebrate Halloween with Abt!

Halloween is right around the corner, and if you’re in need of some safe, foolproof plans, we’ve got you covered! This Saturday, from noon-4pm, bring the family to Abt for an afternoon of Halloween fun. We’ll be making spooky (but not too spooky) crafts, trick-or-treating throughout the store, and taking photos of your creative costumes. It’s all indoors, it’s totally free, and kids of all ages are welcome. No RSVP necessary, just swing…

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Experience the Abt Audio Innovation Event

Join us on October 26th for our inaugural Audio Innovation Event, a showcase of some of the finest audio products available today. Representatives from over a dozen of the industry’s top brands will be on hand to answer questions and provide auditions of their most popular products! The Abt Audio Innovation Event is a unique opportunity to get up-close and personal with the audio equipment of your dreams, from McIntosh amplifiers to…

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Abt-solutely Delicious: Apple Crisp Recipe

Is there a food that says “fall” more than the apple? It finds its way into seemingly everything in the kitchen, from desserts to drinks. And of course, autumn is peak apple pie season. But as delicious as they are, pies can take a serious dedication of time, so we suggest this recipe for an apple crisp, instead. It’s got all of the great things about apple pie—it’s sweet and crunchy and…

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Tips to Protect Against Identity Theft

While it’s always been important to be protective about personal information, recent events have reiterated the need for vigilance, both physically and electronically. Here’s a collection of products and tactics you can use to stay ahead of the game and keep your personal information as secure as possible.   Shred Sensitive Documents Even though more and more of us are banking and paying bills online—and that’s where the majority of the focus…

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10,000 Cupcakes with KitchenAid

KitchenAid’s Cook for the Cure is one of our favorite campaigns every year, because it gives us and our friends the chance to do something meaningful in a fun way. By cooking cupcakes and sharing a photo of them on social media, each of us can raise awareness and money from the comfort of our home by doing something we enjoy. KitchenAid will donate $1 to Susan G. Komen for every cupcake…

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New Products from Google

New Google Home Products

The Pixel 2 smartphone may have received most of the advance buzz before Google’s big event earlier this week, but there were a handful of exciting new products and product refreshes also announced. In addition to the flagship phone, here are the other noteworthy reveals from the event:   Google Pixelbook…

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Dyson SuperSonic Hair Dryer Demo Event

After becoming the most innovative name in vacuums, Dyson surprised the world last year with the announcement that they had developed a hair dryer. By leveraging Dyson’s digital motor technology, the SuperSonic promised to turn the industry on its head. And since its release, the Dyson SuperSonic hair dryer has racked up one positive review after another. Still, we know how important it is when shopping for a new piece of technology…

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The New Bowers & Wilkins PX Headphones

Achieving just the right mix of luxury and technology is no easy feat, but it’s something that Bowers & Wilkins does again and again, which is one of the reasons we love them. It’s why they’re one of the most respected home audio brands, and are trusted for use in such prestigious locations as Skywalker Sound, Abbey Road Studios, and, of course, the David Abt Theater. While most know B&W speakers as…

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