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Free Days at Chicago Museums in March

Grant Park | Museum Campus, Magnificent Mile | Streeterville, Hyde ParkThere aren't as many free days at Chicago museums in March as there are in the first two months of the year, but you can still get out and enjoy these top attractions. Most of the museums are free...

Strength Community Helps One of its Own

Lincoln ParkIf you were faced with a financial hardship, chances are you only have your family to rely on. What if that burden was just too much to handle? This was the case for Mike Vitale. His father is a...

Podcast Friday - Story Club's Broad Shoulders

Edgewater | UptownMy goal every Friday is to spotlight a podcast, vidcast or radio program made right here in Chicago. Now it is quite possible that I may introduce you to someone or some organization that I have yet...
10 pin

Lincoln Park Young Professionals presents Frost

ChicagoLincoln Park Young Professionals is having a "cool" social event at 10 Pin Bowling Lounge Thursday, January 24th from 6 to 9 PM.Frost is only $20Expect lots of SKYY Winter Cocktails, Wine Tastings,...

Hey! Go Mingle and Network - 2013 Chicago Literati Networking Event

Lincoln Park  Hey literary people, and this does include those who just like to read, why not start your February off by going to one of Chicago's top literary networking event?   Kaye Publicity once again will...
Chef Tony Montuano, Owner/Partner at Spiaggia Restaurant

Tartufi & Truffles - Friends of James Beard Benefit Dinner at Spiaggia

DowntownMy new bestest friends ever: “Top Chef Masters” Chef/Partner at Spiaggia, Tony Mantuano, AND Spiaggia Executive Chef/”Top Chef Texas” runner-up Sarah Grueneberg, will be hosting a fantastical...

Tucan Sam? No - Two Can Timmy!

Magnificent Mile | StreetervilleOn January 24, 1935, just over a year after the end of prohibition, the first canned beers were served and sold. This day is now celebrated as National Beer Can Day. (Hey, if there's a National Bacon...
Dunlay's On The Square 8 Year Anniversary

Dunlay's On The Square: $8 Menu for 8 Years

Logan SquareDunlay's On The Square opened in 2005 and has since become a fixture in the Logan Square neighborhood. Today they're celebrating eight years by offering everything on their food menu for just $8....
The Macallan Barrels

A Dinner Fit For The Macallan

EvanstonIf you know scotch you know The Macallan, and if you know The Macallan you like it. This is from someone who's been to Whiskyfest from start to finish five years running. I'm a big fan of brown...

Buddy Guy Tickets Still Available on Thursdays & Sundays

South LoopBuddy Guy - the man, the legend - is back in town for his annual residency at his namesake club. Each January he performs Thursday through Sunday nights at Buddy Guy's Legends in the South Loop. All...
Chicago Beers 2012

The Best Beers I Drank in 2012

You know how when a year ends, we all take time to reflect on what we've accomplished ? Maybe you ran your first marathon, or built a house, or adopted a child from Ethiopia. Looking back on my 2012...
The Book Of Mormon Chicago

The Book Of Mormon, Volume II: Chicago Run extended 14 weeks

The LoopThe Book Of Mormon is sold out through March 3, but it was just announced that it's been extended for 14 weeks. The popular show will now run through September 8 and tickets will be available for...
Chicago skyline from Adler Planetarium; Photo credit Nick Ulivieri

Free Days at Chicago Museums in January

Grant Park | Museum Campus, Magnificent Mile | Streeterville, Hyde ParkIt's the beginning of a new year! If checking out Chicago's museums is on your list of things do this year then this is the month to do it. Chicago's top museums offer free days during the month of...

Review of Burger Joint Chicago

River NorthWe are a country that loves burgers. In fact, the average American eats 3 burgers on average each week! So if we are gonna eat ‘em then they might as well be good, right? In fact, with so many burger...
Photos of Chicago courtesy of Chicago Architecture Foundation

Get Member Pricing on Chicago Architecture Foundation Trolley Tour

The LoopThe Chicago Architecture Foundation is known for leading fantastic tours. Its docents are all volunteers and they complete a rigorous training regimen before they're allowed to lead both locals and...

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