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After seven years of conjecture, projected opening dates, and a 2016 groundbreaking ceremony featuring a hardhat wearing Robert De Niro, Nobu Chicago finally ...

In this era of the virus, Chicago’s legendary drag club had to come up with something quick to keep the shows alive. Chicagoans continue to fear gathering ...

The shutdowns never seem to end, and the event cancelations keep on happening. But we’re happy to announce that summer fun hasn’t been completely canceled in ...

20 Must-Hit Chicago Brunch SpotsBacon, pancakes, fresh fruits, bottomless mimosas, eggs benedict- whatever your breakfast weak spot might be, most of us have ...

Unique Chicago Eateries For Every Cuisine A lot of people find themselves getting in a rut when it comes to food, visiting the same restaurants over and over ...

Everyone knows that baseball players and football players have coaches … but writers? The romantic stereotype of a writer is of a solitary creature, ...

Due to the coronavirus shutdown, the Chicago Park District is selling thousands of plants to the general public. The plants were initially meant to be planted ...

Chicago has been called a muscular city sitting atop big shoulders; the city’s skyscrapers, clattering trains, and meat-packing plants have always contradicted ...

chicagoThe novel coronavirus has wounded the coffee roasters who are behind Chicago’s famed coffee culture. This was supposed to be a good year for Metric ...

Chicago is known for many things- great sports, amazing music, and intriguing drinking spots. It’s a city that’s packed to the brim with some of the most ...

It’s somewhat of an understatement to say that 2020 has been a difficult year so far. The coronavirus pandemic has impacted almost every area of the world, ...

According to the American Heart Association, the American workforce has become vastly more sedentary in the last sixty years, with less than 20% of the ...

The last wedding that Allison Williams, a photographer based in Logan Square, photographed was in the first week of February. That was well before the COVID-19 ...

COOK COUNTY, Ill. – With Wilmette and Highland Park joining in on the trend, seventeen Chicago suburbs now require people to wear face masks in public. ...

The federal government’s Paycheck Protection Program, the $349 billion program to get small businesses through the coronavirus shutdown, is out of money. This ...

Diamond lovers of Chicago lament! Historic Jeweler’s Row, a downtown Chicago Landmark, is one of the many casualties of the novel Coronavirus pandemic. Selling ...

The right spice can make or break a recipe. Without spice, why even eat? While it’s true that food is just fuel, spice makes food a source of pleasure, ...

Kratom is sold in brick and mortar stores all across Chicago as local businesses begin adopting the extract at scale. For many, kratom is a herb, or a dietary ...

CHICAGO — Due to the coronavirus crisis, the Old Town Art Fair has been canceled this year. The Old Town Art Fair and its sponsoring organization, the Old ...

CHICAGO — With an additional 1,209 confirmed COVID-19 cases in Illinois as of this last weekend, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot and Illinois Governor JB Pritzker ...

CHICAGO — The COVID-19 pandemic has devastated restaurants more than any other small business. However, one restaurant company in West Town is stepping up to ...

Chicago is a haven for weed and kratom companies that know how to get their product in front of the market. You will find many brick and mortar stores ...

Are you surprised with the high price of weed in Illinois? Illinois weed prices sit at an average of $16 per gram which are some of the highest in the ...

One of only six remaining Louis Sullivan Chicago landmarks is now up for sale. The Krause Music Store in Lincoln Square is on the market and could be yours- ...

The in-person sports betting restrictions required by law could force bettors offshore to illegal gambling websites. That was the message an online gaming ...

Mettawa Illinois village mayor, Casey Urlacher, 40, has been charged along with nine others, including a police officer, with running an illegal offshore ...

Virta Health the first provider of a treatment to reverse type 2 diabetes (T2D) without medications or surgery, announced on January 10th  that it has raised ...

Whether you’re toasting your 2019 victories or your 2020 bright plans, New Year’s night is meant for celebrating with gusto. Allow yourself to throw caution ...

Buying gifts for Mom can be hard. You want to express how much you love and appreciate her, but you don’t want to break the bank. It’s tough. We get it! We ...

The lucky grandma in your life deserves the best present, whether on Christmas, her birthday, wedding anniversary, Mother’s Day, or just because. After all, ...

It’s really no surprise why virtual reality experiences are becoming increasingly popular. Between the intense expectations of work, rising costs of ...

Private dining spaces in Chicago are becoming increasingly popular, with most established restaurants now offering at least one room that allows hosts to ...

While we all love binge-watching a good TV show, it's nice to get out of the house every now and then to catch a play in the city. After all, plays involve ...

Illinois’ new and exciting $45 billion infrastructure plan will fund projects across the state over the next six years. The proposal signed by Gov. J.B. ...

Sweet and delicate macarons that pack a punch of flavor are often hard to come by. They’re so hard to make that pretty much only those that know them best sell ...

A Chicago chef has given away 1,000 turkeys to those in need at Thanksgiving. Quentin Love, the owner of Turkey Chop Gourmet Grill and a Marine Corps ...

Let’s not beat around the bush - CBD oil has been the talk of the town of late.   What started as a slow-moving and mysterious compound, most ...

First Time at a Casino? What to Expect? With so much going on, a casino can seem like a strange place, especially for first-timers. Casinos are often large, ...

Pilsen in Chicago has been named as one of the world’s 10 coolest neighborhoods by Time Out editors and experts. The list released on Tuesday is based on ...

Two Chicago buildings have been named as Unesco World Heritage sites. Robie House in Hyde Park and the Unity Temple in nearby Oak Park are the latest to ...

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