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Chicago Premiere of Code 2600 - Nov. 2nd at Columbia College Chicago

South LoopChicago Filmmakers will be showing the Chicago premiere of Code 2600 - a part of The Power of the Pixel: Digital Revolution Series - directed by Jeremy Zerechak (LAND OF CONFUSION) at Hokin Hall at...

A Passion for Reading

Lakeview, Lincoln ParkREALLY there are so many books I want to read that I get this really freakin' awesome feeling thinking about diving into them. I've always had this feeling ever since the first day my mom told me she...

1st Annual Forest Park Apple Pie Bake-Off - Win a Troy-Bilt Snow Blower

Forest ParkHere's something I've found out about just in time to put up before the weekend comes upon us thanks to @GardenForkTV. Forest Park Community Garden is having a fundraiser and it's a BAKE-OFF, a apple...

See the Original Dr. Jekyll And Mr. Hyde with Live Organ Music

Portage ParkOn Monday, October 22, the Silent Film Society is presenting a screening of the original "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde" at the historic Portage Theater. How historic is it? It opened in 1920, the same...

Fall at Graceland Cemetery

LakeviewUntil I moved to Chicago, when I heard “Graceland” I thought of Elvis Presley’s kitschy home in Tennessee or the Paul Simon song, depending on the context.  Now that I live in Chicago, when I hear “...

Do The Shuttle: Bars Offer Transportation to Chicago Bears Home Games

If you've ever been to Soldier Field you know one thing for sure - it ain't easy to get to. Parking is limited and expensive, and public transportation is limited and pretty crowded. However, some...

Chicago Architecture Foundation

A friend and I recently went on one of the Chicago Architecture Foundation's tours.  We chose "Modern Skyscrapers (1950s-Present)" from amongst the many walking tours available.   As well as walking...

Explore Hidden Treasures with Open House Chicago

Chicago's architecture is world renowned, and this weekend you can get the inside (ba dum bum) scoop with Open House Chicago. The free event gives you access to over 150 iconic buildings and spaces....

Halloween Masquerade Party with Cece & Melinda

River NorthI’ve always been out of town for this Halloween Masquerade Extravaganza but this year I get to go and I’m so excited because Halloween is my favorite holiday and I also love a glam night out! Check...

Explore a Local Farm!

One of my favorite things to do each Fall is explore a local Farm.  As city kids, my girls don't regularly get the chance to see where there food comes from. Last week we headed otu to Wagner Farm in...

Review of Q-BBQ [PHOTOS]

La Grange, NapervilleI love barbeque! In fact I have my own smoker and smoke ribs, brisket, and pork butt all year long. The truth is that many of us don’t even know what true barbeque is. To some, throwing burgers and...

Harry Caray Hooks Blues Traveler Fans

Magnificent Mile | StreetervilleHarry Caray's Tavern on Navy Pier hosted Blues Traveler's Chicago stop, a great show on one of the last warm evenings in Chicago; it was a very pleasant night of nostalgia and transition.  I arrived...

Sports Radio 25th Anniversary Benefit

The LoopSports Radio 25th Anniversary Celebration An Uncensored Evening of Celebrity Entertainment! Join ESPN Sports Commentator Michael Wilbon, Master of Ceremonies and host WSCR The SCORE’s Dan McNeil, and...

Jim Belushi Backs The Laughs At The Comedy Bar

River NorthOne of Chicago's most successful comedy alums is putting his money where his mouth is - or his mouth where his money is. Jim Belushi has partnered with The Comedy Bar. Just a year old, the River...

Two Times the Terror at Fear City and Hades Haunted House

North SuburbsThe nighttime falls, the full moon flares and the sound of screams fill the air.  One location, two world-class haunted houses, Fear City and Hades Haunted House opens this weekend in Morton Grove...

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