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  • Chicago's Logan Square neighborhood is the new artsy hub for young couples and families
    Chicago neighborhood profiles: Logan Square
    Many neighborhoods in Chicago proudly wear the label of “Chicago’s next up-and-coming neighborhood.” Whether this somewhat backhanded moniker (which implies that a neighborhood has yet to “up and come” and is...
  • Slurping Turtle Top Chef inspired egg dishes
    Slurping Turtle’s Japanese egg dishes offer a break from a boring Easter brunch
    If your family is tired of the deviled eggs, ham or lamb being served every Easter, Slurping Turtle has a solution to the boring Easter brunch. All Easter weekend, Slurping Turtle is Japanese inspired egg dishes that will bring some enthusiasm...
  • Curtain calls
    Executive director named at Timber Lake Playhouse
    It looks like Timber Lake Playhouse (TLP) will once again play host to two Chicago theater stalwarts this summer in Mt. Carroll, Illinois.This year, the season includes "Hairspray" (June 4-14); "The Big Meal" (June 18-27); ...
  • Prairie Grass Cafe Easter brunch
    Prairie Grass Café to serve lavish Easter brunch
    Easter celebrations vary depending on the likes of the families celebrating the holiday. Delicious food that is sustainable, local and even healthy is a desired by everyone. Prairie Grass Café will be hosting an extravagant Easter buffet on Sunday...
  • Authentic regional cuisine from Spain without breaking the bank
    Authentic regional cuisine from Spain without breaking the bank
    In honor of National Spanish Paella Day on March 27, Black Bull has put together a special menu to give guests an authentic regional experience. Valencia, Spain, the birthplace of paella, offers unique tastes and flavors that many aren't very...
  • Rahm Emanuel
    Rahm Emanuel suggests naming an airport after Obama - instead of a 'battleship?'
    Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has suggested naming an airport after President Barack Obama. The topic came up at a candidates’ forum at Chicago State University on the city’s South Side, as Emanuel is in a heavily-contested mayoral...
  • Brandy makes Broadway debut in 'Chicago'
    Brandy makes Broadway debut in 'Chicago'
    Brandy Norwood will make her Broadway debut in the Tony Award winning musical "Chicago" beginning April 28, 2015 at the Ambassador Theatre in New York City. It was announced March 24, 2015 that the Grammy Award winning recording artist...
  • Emma Mitts
    Chicago Ald. Emma Mitts makes anti-gay comments
    Chicago Alderman Emma Mitts, who represents the 37th Ward in Chicago’s City Council, has been caught on video tape making extremely unwelcome remarks to the gay community. As she is being contested in a run-off election to be held next month...
  • Chicago Lollapalooza 2015
    Chicago's Summer Has A Lotsapalooza!
    Lollapalooza,features headliner Paul McCartney during his 'Out There' tour currently going on in Japan in March...Paul McCartney who will be making his first appearance at Lollapalooza...performs songs that span his entire career - as a...
  • Lollapalooza
    Lollapalooza 2015 headliners include Paul McCartney and Metallica
    The Lollapalooza 2015 lineup has begun to be revealed, according to the Chicago Tribune on Wednesday. Music fans will be entertained by Paul McCartney and Metallica as well as many others. It will be McCartney’s first Lollapalooza appearance...
  • Lollapalooza
    Paul McCartney, Metallica among headliners as Lollapalooza announces 2015 lineup
    On Tuesday, rabid concertgoers snatched up all of the three-day passes for the 2015 edition of Chicago’s longstanding festival known as Lollapalooza. On Wednesday, they found out exactly who they were paying to see.Early Wednesday morning,...
  • Kraft Foods Group announces merger with Heinz
    Kraft Foods Group announces merger with Heinz
    In what is easily the top business news story of the day, Kraft Foods Group has announced it will merge with Heinz, according to a USA Today article published on March 25, 2015.This merger between Kraft and Heinz will create the fifth largest food...
  • Title battle
    'Empire' name battle takes shape
    An epic battle for "Empire" played out in fiction on Fox as the TV series took off with viewers.But, now that battle may hit the courts as the name of the show is in peril. This one is not fiction and it involves Empire Distribution. It...
  • Stetson's Modern Steak + Sushi impresses with bold flavors
    Stetson’s Modern Steak + Sushi, contemporary Chicago steakhouse
    Chicago is well known for its steakhouse restaurants. While perennial favorites might never lose their cache, new interpretations of the classics are gaining in popularity. Stetson’s Modern Steak + Sushi, located in the Chicago Hyatt, proves...
  • Culinary Brewed, SideDoor chef dinner
    SideDoor hosts Culinary Brewed, inaugural guest chef dinner
    Craft beer is a trend that is still going strong. From special bourbon barrel brews to a super hoppy IPA, beer can pair delectably with a multi-course meal. Executive Chef Brian Kwak of SideDoor collaborates with chef and brewer, Jared Rouben of...