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Many people find art and self-expression relaxing, but as any professional artist will tell you, relaxation is not baked into the cake. You might be trying to ...

Ping pong players consider their tables, paddles, and balls but ping pong nets are often the most forgotten part of the game. A strong, sturdy, durable, ping ...

Staying properly hydrated is crucial for everyone, including our four-legged friends. Veterinarians recommend that dogs should take between half an ounce ...

When it’s your turn to host poker night, you don’t want to look like a joker. Forget dealing and anteing up onto the same kitchen table where you eat ...

If you love pool, you need a pool table. With a portable pool table, you will never have an excuse not to play again. Whether you are short on space or always ...

A travel blanket has become an essential item for anyone flying to their destination, especially frequent flyers, especially since the news spread about the ...

If you’re on the hunt for a sweet, old school way to show someone in your life that you care about them, try friendship necklaces. Matching friendship ...

A ping pong table – or a table-tennis table as it’s professionally known – is a must-have if you’re a fan of this wildly entertaining sport. If you want the ...

Is there a better marriage than the medical profession and the romance genre? The drama practically comes baked in. Hospitals are where babies are born, people ...

For many people, online dating is a lot more reliable than meeting people in bars and clubs. It’s true, there was once a stigma attached to online dating ...

One of the best favors you can do for yourself when trying to perfect your musical skills is to make sure you work in a great environment. Having a tidy, ...

A kid’s tent is more than a tent; it’s a fun, foldable slice of heaven where your little ones can hunker down, play, and let their imaginations run wild. ...

In what comes as some welcome news, it has been announced that ZooLights will be returning to Lincoln Park Zoo this year. This is great news for Chicago and it ...

This year has not been a kind one to those in entertainment, who have been forced to cancel shows and close venues throughout the pandemic. The Second City in ...

Mayor Lori Lightfoot stated during her campaign that she would be reopening six of the mental health clinics shut down by outgoing Mayor Rahm Emanuel. This ...

Located in Lisle, Illinois, the Morton Arboretum is a beautiful public garden and outdoor museum. Its grounds cover 1,700 acres and include a library, a ...

What we all need right now is to get out and have some fun, and that is exactly what Replay Lincoln Park has delivered. Following growing fears that Halloween, ...

While we were all confined to enjoying exhibitions from the comfort of our homes this year, tons of museums have been announcing a lineup of art exhibitions ...

It may pale in comparison to the damage being done by Covid-19, but the West Nile virus has just claimed its first victim in Illinois. This rare virus has been ...

Hotel owners are experts at knowing their customers. They know exactly what service to provide and the quality of support needed. Imagine using a tool that ...

Fans of the hit TV show Friends will be overjoyed to hear that its pop-up museum will be coming to Chicago this October. The Friends sitcom pop-up will feature ...

Chicago Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot and the Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events (DCASE) have announced the recipients of the Chicago CityArts ...

The Chicago Latino Film Festival is one of the oldest Latin film focused festivals in the world,  successfully bringing Latino film projects to Chicago from ...

In an announcement that will make film and TV viewers and those who work in the industry in Chicago happy, the City of Chicago will allow film and TV ...

Chicago’s iconic Navy Pier is shutting down after Labor Day in a move designed to defray some of the financial fallout from the coronavirus. This will happen ...

Want to share in something as unique as adult puppetry, while enjoying wonderful food and exquisite drinks, all in a beautiful outdoor setting, while ...

In an effort to both address a divisive issue that has the potential to tear the city apart and to help it heal, the city of Chicago has announced the launch ...

Okay. Let's get this out in the open right away. COVID-19 is not going to suddenly disappear. It is going to be with us for a lot longer than we think and ...

Whilst criticisms of a slow reopening process can certainly be thrown at Governor Pritzker, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has long pushed for a fast reopening. ...

It’s a challenging time for businesses in Chicago. As the coronavirus pandemic rages on, budgets citywide are under strain. Every penny saved now could put ...

In what is certainly some refreshing news for residents of Chicago, Gov. Pritzker gave the green light to open lakefront restaurants last week. Beaches do ...

News reports coming from Illinois indicate that the Chicago Tribune could be moving its headquarters for the second time in just 3 years. Tribune Publishing ...

While some Chicago restaurants have already reopened, there are also many bars and restaurants closed permanently due to the extended COVID-19 shutdowns. We ...

The Art Institute of Chicago announced that its renowned museum will celebrate its July 30 reopening to the public with free admission for all Illinois ...

Following the lead of the Boston Marathon and the New York Marathon, the Bank of America Chicago Marathon has been canceled, due to the city’s COVID-19 social ...

In the summer of 1955, a ground-breaking comedy troupe began at The Compass bar, which at that time was in Hyde Park. University of Chicago students launched a ...

While locations of Emporium across Chicago are still closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, MOCA has an amazing new location, and it’s ready to serve you. ...

Chicago’s Field Museum reopens to the public this month, welcoming members beginning July 17 and on July 24, the public will be welcomed back. The museum has ...

Millennium Park’s Great Lawn has reopened, but with a few changes due to COVID-19 mandates. It may not seem like the free-spirited and social place Chicagoans ...

Indoor gatherings of more than 50 people continue to be banned across Illinois and there is no end in sight. A hard timeline for returning full-sized live ...

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